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What makeup trend are you giving a pass? – Liquid Lipsticks

As much as I love to try out new makeup products there is at least one makeup trend that has passed me by like a full bus. For whatever reason I just haven’t been able to get into liquid lipsticks.

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Rihanna’s makeup routine looks familiar..

It’s always exciting to get a sneak peak into a celebrity’s makeup routine. Especially one that has become a style icon like Rihanna.       While stalking following Rihanna’s best friend, Melissa on Instagram I came across these photos

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How I use those white powders : Transparent powders

I think most make-up enthusiasts remember when transparent powders were hailed as the second coming of High Definition flawless faces. I think we also all  remember those photographs of celebrities which showed us how ashy and dry (Casket Couture!) this

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Rihanna is a badass feminist

This is a post about Rihanna, so there may be both swear words and nudity. CAUTION: NUDITY and potential potty mouth, if you cannot deal with either, please don’t read. If nipples offend you DON’T READ. Don’t go reading this

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What we did on our Shopping Trip- Frances

Have you ever written a composition for Primary School ‘What we did on our summer vacation?’ You know, where you recount all the truly awesome things that you did while away from school. Well here I’ll tell you all the

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I never used to be a big lipstick freak, I always thought that lipstick maybe just wasn’t for me, I stuck stubbornly to glosses, lip balms and chapstick mixed with lipstains, that is until recently, recently I discovered that perhaps

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And the winner is…

Remember this post here ? Well the winners have been selected via as promised. The winner of the MARK mini brush set Is the First commenter Ms. Sealy. The winner of the Real Techniques by Samantha Chapman Brush set

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How I clean my makeup brushes + 2 Giveaways

A couple of weekends ago I posted this photo on the Facebook page with a mild groan about the drudgery of makeup brush cleaning. Cleaning makeup brushes isn’t fun but it’s necessary. Brushes not only keep left over product in

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5 tips for surviving airline travel

Traveling can be rough on your skin. To counter the effects of substantial amounts of time spent breathing dry pressurised air I have a few tricks. 1. Suck down water like a dromedary in the desert for several days before

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Review- Black Up Two Way Cake

If you follow the Facebook page then you may know that I posted a photo showing that I was near the end of my Black UP Two way cake  in TW2. The TW2 is my winter* colour when I am

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