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BAG OF TRICKS | PARTY MAKEUP ESSENTIALS

We all could do with a little back of tricks come the festive season and here is what's in mine! These are just a few hero products I couldn't be without. Foundations come and go but Tarte Shape Tape has been my go-to concealer for over a year now and I can't see myself switching up anytime soon. It's a perfect consistency ...

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My Current Skincare Routine | Post Tretinoin

After suffering a terrible reaction to something that left my skin a spotty, irritated mess I decided to strip back my skincare products and go back to basics. Keeping it simple is key and my skin has never looked better for it! Combining some of my most loved skincare products, two of which are cheap as chips, has saved ...

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MAYBELLINE SUPERSTAY MATTE INK | #INKWITHATTITUDE

It's all about the statement lip, bold, matte and daring. Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink is the official lip colour of London Fashion Week and if it's good enough for the catwalk its good enough for me! I love a matte lip in the Winter and these shades are perfect for the festive season. The formula is soft and creamy, easy ...

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HOME DECOR & XMAS FESTIVENESS

Since moving into our very first home my partner and I have been enjoying decorating and getting the finishing touches just so. We had been searching for a clock to go on the kitchen wall for quite a while when we spotted this one from Maison du Monde. We like things pretty neutral and this just has all our shades in one. ...

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THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SETTING & FINISHING POWDERS

I'm going to cut straight to the chase here, a setting powder is used to set your liquid foundation or tinted moisturiser. It typically comes in two forms, loose and pressed and can be translucent or tinted. If you require a bit of extra coverage opt for a powder foundation which will have a denser pigment. Setting your ...