Swimsuits, Sephora & Sensationail

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It’s time to bundle together the best of beauty, fashion and everything in between from the past seven days. Edited down to five of the top products, videos, posts, releases and the rest that have had me clicking away: 1) A Very Flattering Swimsuit. I’ve been searching for the perfect not too revealing, flatters in… Read more »

Why MAC’s Groundwork is the Epitome of ‘No Makeup’ Makeup

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You know me. I’m forever on the quest for the ultimate ‘no makeup makeup’ find for each product category and whilst I feel like I’ve nailed it in the base and lips category (with Laura Mercier’s Oil-Free Tinted Moisturiser and Clarins Instant Light Natural Lip Perfectors respectively taking each top spot), there’s always been a… Read more »

Bumble & Bumble’s New Take on Surf Spray…

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Hair isn’t really my forte right now thanks to a failed attempt at itching my ‘I want to be blonde’ scratch. I ended up a little on the warm side of things, panicked, and doused my locks with a box dye that left me looking a shade that can only be described as ‘Simon Cowell… Read more »

First Impressions (& a Mini Vlog!)

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A first impressions video is something I’ve been meaning to give a go for ages and today it’s happening as I film my debut attempt at using some new beauty bits with a mini ‘follow me around’-esque vlog. It’s a three-in-one as I show you what’s fresh on counter, if it’s any good and you’ll… Read more »

The Fitness Files: July

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Say hello to this month’s instalment of The Fitness Files; an update of all things sweaty that drops on the first of every month. You ready for round seven? Let’s do this… THE SONG TO ADD TO YOUR PLAYLIST – this might be a bit of a weird one, but for this month’s suggestion I’d throw it… Read more »

Life’s a Peach…

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Sometimes I find myself browsing through my back-catalogue of posts (there’s almost 2,000 of them!) mainly for the LOL’s as I had no eyebrows back then and a love for extreme amounts of fake tan; but in all seriousness it’s interesting to see how my makeup tastes and stash has changed over the years. One… Read more »

CHANEL’s Les Bieges Collection Is Kind of Dreamy

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CHANEL collections always make me all swoony, but their newest – Les Beiges Summer ’15 – has got me all hot under the collar with its bronzy hues and nods to sun-blushed pinks. When it comes to high-end beauty ranges, CHANEL is up there as one of my favourites. They define natural-looking bases, effortless colour… Read more »

June Favourites

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I know I say this every month, but there are some real solid favourites in this instalment. I feel like if you’re a regular round these parts then there won’t be any surprises here, but it’s interesting (I hope!) to see what makes the cream of the crop cut. There’s the makeup tool that it… Read more »