#ALipADay Challenge – Week 24

My love affair with lipsticks continues unabated, but I’m not complaining, and nor, I hope, are you! This week’s melange veers very definitely towards the pinks, with no real reds making an appearance to speak of.  And these are the players: Day 162: Lush Liquid Lips in Charm Day 163: Benefit Ultra Plush Lip Gloss in Poutgrageous Day 164: Lancôme Rouge in Love 146B Day 165: Frontcover Cosmetics Mini in…
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The Spending Spree: Cult Beauty’s Goody Bag

Online shopping is always a lovely way to wind down and relax at the end of the day, don’t you find? Whether it’s shoes, clothes or beauty bits, there’s very little that’s as wonderful as luxuriating through pages and pages of beautiful make-up, skincare and haircare, discovering new brands and getting back in touch with old favourites. Well, I say that, but there is something that’s better. It’s when flexing…
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The Collection: Art Deco Color….By Benefit

I honestly believe I was born in the wrong decade. ‘Eighties fashion left me perplexed; ra-ra skirts and leg warmers, big hair and a stripe of blusher down the cheek – what was all that about? Really, I should have been born at the turn of the 20th century, so that I would have been in my twenties during the ‘Twenties. The fashions, the style, the elegance, the design, the…
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The Cult: Coming Clean with Bioderma

If you’re an avid Francophile, (or an avid reader of beauty blogs) you’ll already know just about everything there is to know about Bioderma. Till now, a French drugstore brand that has beauty insiders stocking up in multiples on any trip across the channel, UK skincare mavens can breathe a sigh of relief as Bioderma is now available in the UK. Granted, you won’t find each and every product on the shelves…
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#ALipADay Challenge – Week 23

With the weather playing silly buggers, my lipstick choices have also been a bit of a mixed bag recently, and last week was no exception. The search for hydrating lipsticks has begun to counteract the drying effects of the cold and the wind, but in the meantime, here’s what made the cut in Week 23.Day 155: Sleek MakeUp Sheer Lipstick in Loved Up 793Day 156: Stila After Glow Lip Color…
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