Under Review: ‘Latest in Beauty’ Samples

Under Review: ‘Latest in Beauty’ Samples

All these goodies arrived yesterday from Latest in Beauty in a silver, bubble wrap lined pouch. They’ve updated the packaging to make it more secure, that’s a good sign. It’s a website offering ‘Luxury Sized Samples’ for you to ‘buy…

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Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 3 – Beware The Shimmer!

Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 3 – Beware The …

Really, it should say ‘beware of where you put the shimmer’. You’re older, your eyelids are starting to wrinkle and quelle horreur when you load up your brush with colour and start to apply your eye shadow,  the  eyelid moves…

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Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 1 – Dark Lipstick

Ageing Make Up Mishaps: No 1 – Dark Lipstick

I’m going to assume you haven’t gone down the lip filler route and your lips are ageing naturally, which means of course, that they’ve lost their natural collagen and are noticeably thinner. Men, shakes fist at sky can simply grow a beard,…

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Where to Buy Luxury Sized Beauty Samples

Where to Buy Luxury Sized Beauty Samples

The problem with beauty samples is that often they’re just too small to adaquately test. Promoted as a ‘try before you buy’ website, Latest in Beauty offers ‘luxury’ sized samples. Little Beauty Box Three free, teeny samples, we’re talking about…

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Best mascara for weak eyelashes ‘DIORSHOW ICONIC MASCARA’

Best mascara for weak eyelashes ‘DIORSHOW ICONIC …

I‘ve never got on with mascara. My eyelashes are horribly short and as I’ve got older (gah!) they’re even more sparse. I’ve been through them all and DiorShow Iconic mascara (the ‘Iconic’ part’s important, I bought the other one and…

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UPDATED: Boots No 7 Fanomenal Lash Serum

UPDATED: Boots No 7 Fanomenal Lash Serum

I‘m a sucker for any product that claims to make my sparse, mean little lashes grow ‘thicker, fuller and longer in 8 weeks’ Well, I’m sold (a fool and her money…). Seriously, I’ve seen a lot of these miracle eye lash…

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