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May Favourites: It’s Basically Time Travel
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July 11, 2020July 11, 2020 by

May Favourites: It’s Basically Time Travel

I completely forgot to post up my May Favourites video and when I gave it a quick once over to see what it was all about, because May feels like a century ago, it was like travelling back through time. Travelling back to an era when I hadn’t hacked off my own hair with paper...

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Foundation Review: Estée Lauder Futurist Hydra Rescue
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July 9, 2020July 9, 2020 by

Foundation Review: Estée Lauder Futurist Hydra Rescue

Let’s get down to business, in the words of Captain Li Shang from Mulan. (Can you tell I’ve overdone it on the Disney+ channel binging? There’s no Disney stone left unturned in this house. As well as devouring the classics, we’ve watched every prequel and sequel, some of which, quite frankly, should never have been...

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Three-Step Skincare for Under £20
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June 15, 2020June 15, 2020 by

Three-Step Skincare for Under £20

Here’s a post that will please your purse (Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers!): three brilliant skincare products that form a very good, albeit very basic skincare routine, and the whole thing comes in at less than twenty pounds. I did film this for IGTV (link here if you want to watch) but...

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My Current Skincare Routine: Spring 2020
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May 29, 2020May 29, 2020 by

My Current Skincare Routine: Spring 2020

Here’s the skincare routine I’ve been following for most of the season and I have to say that it has kept my face looking quite spectacularly fresh and bouncy, considering the stress levels and overarching sense of  fatigue that has dominated the past few months. (And the fact that I’ve been gorging on Mint Magnums...

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What’s In My Makeup Bag? Spring 2020
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May 17, 2020May 17, 2020 by

What’s In My Makeup Bag? Spring 2020

I’ve just been scrolling back through all of my previous What’s In My Makeup Bag posts and I stumbled across this particular beauty: the Summer 2018 edition. If you don’t want to click through and read it then here’s the gist of the matter, in image form: Isn’t it nice? Such a lovely lipstick! So cheery and...

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My Three Favourite Sunscreens
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May 7, 2020May 7, 2020 by

My Three Favourite Sunscreens

Struggling to find a sunscreen that doesn’t make you want to claw your own face off with one of those plastic spaghetti spoons? My three current favourites might give you some inspiration. They’re all virtually undetectable on the skin with pleasant, lightweight formulas and broad spectrum protection. And I’ll tell you something else about my...

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5 Beauty Favourites: April 2020
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May 3, 2020May 3, 2020 by

5 Beauty Favourites: April 2020

My five beauty favourites for the month of April – I’ve gone back to them again and again, enjoyed using them all and will be sad when they finally run out. Although if they’re anything like my Medik-8 R-Retinoate I could be waiting a long time, because I just can’t seem to get to the...

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The Luxury Bespoke Bath Soak – For 50p
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April 24, 2020April 24, 2020 by

The Luxury Bespoke Bath Soak – For 50p

There’s no big mystery to this post and it’s not rocket science – just simple mathematics and a couple of excellent, unfussy ingredients. I’m going to tell you how I make the most luxurious and effective bath soak for about fifty pence a go; a bath soak that genuinely relaxes me, helps me to sleep,...

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