REVIEW: MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Painterly
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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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New Finds and Old Favourites 2018
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New Finds and Old Favourites 2018

2018 was a good year for me beautywise. I completely revamped and updated my eye make up; I found a mascara I actually liked (and liked me back) and bought by chance, a setting powder that delivered on its promise.…

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Foundation: Are you cool, warm or neutral?
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Foundation: Are you cool, warm or neutral?

I can’t take any credit for this tip, it comes from beauty columnist Laura Bermingham. Follow her on Instagram here. It’s overwhelming to be faced with so many shade choices when buying foundation. I’ve made some expensive mistakes in the…

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REVIEW: CHARLOTTE TILBURY CITIES LIP DUO (ON OFFER TOO)
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REVIEW: CHARLOTTE TILBURY CITIES LIP DUO (ON …

  I didn’t know Charlotte Tilbury did sales! There’s one on at the moment with some items at 40% off. It seems to have been going for some while, because it’s ending in a few days. I’ve missed some gems…

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UNDER REVIEW: BENEFIT Pore Minimising Makeup
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UNDER REVIEW: BENEFIT Pore Minimising Makeup

The POREfessional: pore minimising makeup covers imperfections without settling into pores or clogging them. The weightless, long-wear formula instantly mattifies and controls excess surface oil for 8 hours*, and contains mushroom extract known to reduce the appearance of pores. *instrumental…

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REVIEW: NYX Tinted Eyebrow Gel Mascara
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REVIEW: NYX Tinted Eyebrow Gel Mascara

If you’re wondering what happened to Benefit’s very popular Gimme Brow Eyebrow Gel, Benefit recalled it late last year. Perhaps now’s the time to dig out your old one and get a refund! The (rather blunt) official line: If it…

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