Tag Archives : makeup

Is this the £10 dupe for Naked palettes?


    If I told you there was a dupe for the almost £40 Naked palettes from Urban Decay that would part you with less money than your average Deliveroo order for one, would you spontaneously combust of sheer excitement? I know I would.   Now put down your pitchforks, UD puritans. I too am in love with the Naked…

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The £350 makeover


      I’ll level with you: I’m far too cheap to actually ever spend £350 on makeup in one sitting. But my office was going out to a fancy-pants summer do and I had to somehow improvise a full face of makeup that would last all night in the blistering heat and I just knew there was no way…

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Should I swap my setting powder?


  I’ve been swearing by the NYX HD Finishing Powder for ages, and hooked a few of my friends on it as well (looking at you, Polly) so what possessed me to pick up something else this time is beyond me.   But here we are. I’m a proud owner of a Barry M Ready Set Smooth Loose Powder and…

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Revlon makeup haul


  Alright, so I may have gone a little cray-cray in Boots the other day, but with this many Christmas offers going on right now it would be even more cray-cray to not take advantage of them and fill your makeup bag with goodies you might not have even known you need. I mean what’s a girl to do –…

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Friday Feature: Seven items I never leave home without


We all have those trusty old favourites that we carry with us everywhere, come rain or shine. Some random clutter like objects in our bags that we absolutely refuse to leave the house without because if we ever did, the world might end. OK, maybe I’m exaggerating, but you know what I mean; it would certainly disrupt my day. I’m…

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Friday Feature: 5 foundations I broke up with


I have one of those really awkward skin types which spaces anywhere between oily as you like and super dry. So trying to find a foundation that doesn’t make me look porous like the surface of an abandoned planet or overly caked is a mission impossible and then some. Plus I have this thing about paying enormous amounts for make-up…

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