Glossybox… Hype worthy or Bin worthy?.

A few years ago I signed up for a Birchbox subscription (you can read some reviews here) and the majority of the products I received we’re okay but there was only the odd few that really excited me and then turned out pretty expensive once I looked. I ended my subscription because I just didn’t feel…

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Embracing my short nails

I’m a self-confessed ‘nail picker’ I’ve never been one to bite my nails but I just constantly pick them. I’ve always lusted over long pretty nails and obviously, it’s never really happened for me, no matter how much Sally Hanson I apply. I did have acrylics for a good 6 months but even in that…

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Everything you need to know about the Urban Decay Backtalk Palette

Guess what ya gal got for Christmas? A palette she didn’t even know dropped (some beauty blogger). My boyfriend picked out the Urban Decay backtalk palette and I’m genuinely quite proud of him for it. As I said I didn’t realise this dropped, I didn’t really see much hype about this one, to be honest, but…

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Keeping my hair frizz free coming into the colder months

I have the Frizziest hair going, you may know this if you’ve been reading my blog for a while. I’ve tried many products over the last few years that claim to ‘banish frizz’ and have been bitterly disappointed by empty promises. After quite a lot of trial and error (and a huge dent in my…

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Boots haul & First impressions

Guess who dipped into their no spend savings?, it me (Did you guess?). I’ve been doing that thing where I literally just run down everything in my stash before splurging (in the name of saving some money). I took a little walk over to boots earlier and restocked my empties and I wanted to share…

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New favourites in my makeup collection

Long time no speak, again. I’m still so busy recently and if you’re wondering why my posts are a little unscheduled compared to normal I explained it all in my most recent post and on top of the business I’ve had a cold from hell all week (well, since Friday) so I’ve been a little bit…

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Revolution Soph x extra spice palette review and swatches

Ever since the Soph x palette came into my collection it’s been my most used palette, the shades are perfect for my skin tone and the shades blend perfectly. When I saw Soph was bringing out a new palette (The soph x extra spice) I was absolutely thrilled, I couldn’t contain my excitement. I used…

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How to make your make-up stay all day

If there’s one thing I hate it’s walking past a mirror at about 5pm and seeing your makeup has just melted of your face ~ I mean not quite melted, but you’ve got mascara everywhere except your lashes.I’ve spent many years trying to find perfect make-up that doesn’t smudge but I realised it’s not about…

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