Essentials: Benefit Hoola Bronzer

Now it’s summer time a bronzer is essential, and my essential bronzer is: Benefit Hoola Bronzer. Nice packaging as always from Benefit, bold colours and love the box style of their bronzers and blushers. I got the tiny one for holiday thinking “oh i’ll just get the bigger one when it runs out and it’s lasted for […]

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Essentials: Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour

The Clinique Pop Matte Lip Colour + Primer is a lipstick with a built in primer for better application. It’s described as ‘weightless’, ‘pigment-saturated’ giving ‘8 hours of creamy matte comfort’. I love the simple silver packaging, looks very elegant. The Clinique Pop Matte lipsticks come in great range of colours, I have the Blushing […]

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Essentials: Lipcare

The next in the Essentials Edit, is Mac Cosmetics Lip Conditioner (tube).   MAC describes it as “An emollient-based balm that conditions lips, locks in moisture and gives a soft shine.” An emollient just means its soothing or softening to the skin. It’s a lovely, really nice smelling moisturiser. You can either apply directly with its […]

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Essentials: Urban Decay Eye Shadow Palette and Primer 

Smize with me, for today we are looking at the eyes. So we have the Essential Foundation and Essential  Blush, today is Essential eye shadow and primer as they are both from Urban Decay. Urban Decay Primer Portion is the ONLY eye shadow primer that works. I have tried so many and they’re all lies. […]

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Essentials: NARS Orgasm Blush 

This is the second part of the ‘Essentials’ series, otherwise known as the make up products I can’t live without! (First was the Charlotte Tilbury Foundation which is just amazing for really pale skin). Today is the iconic NARS Orgasm Blush. Blush was quite far down my list for make up must haves as I […]

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Essentials: Charlotte Tilbury Foundation Review

So being super pale, i’ve always been on the quest to find a foundation that actually matches the colour of my skin, that is almost translucent. So after meeting  fellow make up fiend at a hen do, we went to Selfridges and ended up at Charlotte Tilsbury, which I just assumed was super expensive, I mean […]

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