Makeup
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Glo-Minerals Pressed Base

Being the die hard mineral makeup fan that I am, I thought it only fair to try out an alternative brand to my beloved bareMinerals after being informed by my aesthetician that it was mainstream and that there were better products for my skin available. I was intrigued. She proceeded to introduce me to Glo-Minerals a ...

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L’Oreal Paradise Mascara

Let's talk about mascara. I'm sure you have one that you consistently go back to. I do, mine is inevitably Maybelline or Max Factor. When a new mascara is launched I generally overlook it, however, L'Oreal Paradise caught my eye. The packaging is comparable to the Too Faced Better Than Sex mascara. In fact, I would go so ...

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Benefit Precisely My Brow Pencil

Brows are an important part of your face and with the right tools and products, they can really enhance your features. Benefit Precisely My Brow is one of the most straightforward brow pencils I've ever used. It has a slightly slanted tip which as the name suggests, precisely applies the product creating the effect of ...

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Urban Decay Naked Heat

Urban Decay Naked Heat is the newest edition to the Naked Family and it is worth the hype. This has to be my favourite out of all the palettes so far. Boasting twelve new shades of warm browns, burnt oranges and rich siennas you are bound to turn up the heat with any look from soft and sultry daytime to super smokey nights ...

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Make up or no makeup

I was inspired by a recent post I read on psycologytoday.com about why the 'No Makeup Look' is creating a dilemma for some women. The article got me thinking about my own relationship with makeup, as a woman in her 30s. In particular, what I reach for daily and more importantly, why. In my opinion, makeup is a form of ...