Skincare empties – Balance Me, Bliss, Bodhi, LAQA & Co, Neom, Sarah Chapman, Shu Uemura
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Skincare empties – Balance Me, Bliss, Bodhi, LAQA & Co, Neom, Sarah Chapman, Shu Uemura

Well my three-month spending ban is underway and it’s actually been good to start using up the goodies in my stash. The last few weeks have been spent using up dregs of bottles so I could get on with opening new stuff. I’ll be doing another fullies (still trying to make that happen) post shortly. Bodhi Jasmine … Continue reading

Orange Lipstick Review & Swatch: Satsuma Matte Velvet Lipstick, Cosmetics A La Carte
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Orange Lipstick Review & Swatch: Satsuma Matte Velvet Lipstick, Cosmetics A La Carte

If you read my previous post you’ll know I’ve been orange obsessed and on a mission to find oranges that worked for me. The main things I was looking for in an orange lipstick were the following: Strong colour payoff Comfortable on lips Non drying so doesn’t leave my lips looking like a shrivelled prune Matte … Continue reading

50 Shades of Orange Lipstick / Orange Is The New Everything!
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50 Shades of Orange Lipstick / Orange Is The New Everything!

If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter then you’ll know that I’ve had an orange lip obsession this summer. Until May I’d never worn orange lipstick but since then I’ve worn nothing else (with the exception of purple to see Prince). The beauty gods have declared that the orange lip is hot this season. I normally ignore trends and … Continue reading

Natural Beauty:  AFYNA ~ New Organic Skincare Brand Launches
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Natural Beauty: AFYNA ~ New Organic Skincare Brand Launches

I’m interested in skincare products that are formulated with clean and non-synthetic ingredients. If they’re made by a new independent company and have pretty packaging even better. So I was keen to find out more about new British brand, AFYNA when I recently discovered it on Twitter. Launched last month, the Cornwall-based company is founded by … Continue reading

Natural Beauty: ‘Happy Nails’ Benecos Nail Polish
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Natural Beauty: ‘Happy Nails’ Benecos Nail Polish

Previously I’ve found that natural beauty brands tend to offer rather boring ‘oatmeal’ polish nails colours that do nothing for me. The formulas have also left much to be desired. However the tide is certainly turning. A recent discovery at the Natural and Organic Products trade show was the Benecos range which seems to be a great more budget … Continue reading