IN PRAISE OF…

IN PRAISE OF…

Word of mouth from someone you trust is always the best recommendation. Laura Mercier matte eyeshadows were recommended to me by a Sales Assistant – at the Estee Lauder counter… I was looking for a matte eyeshadow base shade that…

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WUNDERBROW Extra Long-Lasting Eyebrow Gel

WUNDERBROW Extra Long-Lasting Eyebrow Gel

Now I’ve actually got eyebrows again, I want to stretch out my visits to Blink Bar to prolong the agony of threading and avoid the misery of them looking too dark if the therapist doesn’t whip the dye off fast…

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Eyeliner tip to make eyes look bigger

Eyeliner tip to make eyes look bigger

I’ve had this post sitting in drafts since February. I kept thinking it was too silly to post and perhaps I hadn’t explained it clearly enough. But I tried the technique again last week, nailed it and it changed my…

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REVIEW: BY TERRY Brightening CC Serum – UPDATE

REVIEW: BY TERRY Brightening CC Serum – UPDATE

    ‘Keep an open mind’ is the lesson for today. Way back in July last year, I bought the first Lydia Millen Cult Beauty Box. This was a great value buy for me, a good mix of old favourites…

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Benefit ‘All Purpose’ Pencil Sharpener

Benefit ‘All Purpose’ Pencil Sharpener

    The inspiration for this post came to me as I was sharpening my Charlotte Tilbury Diamond Eyes Eyeshadow Pencil. I can even pinpoint the exact moment – it was the sound of my expensive eye pencil being mangled…

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REVIEW: MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Painterly

REVIEW: MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in …

I’ve never owned a Mac Paint Pot, even though they’ve been around for donkey’s years and are considered a bit of a cult classic. I was put off by their gel eyeliner (also housed in a glass pot). It dried out…

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