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Testing Times: Animal Testing Illamasqua Article

So, this year I was lucky enough to be asked to contribute to the Illamasqua magazine. I wrote an article about animal testing, some of you may have seen it in print, but for those of you who didn’t, I’ve decided to publish it here too, as I’ve had a few requests for a digital […]

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London Weekend and IMATS Vlogs 2013

This weekend has been insane. I’ve never before crammed so much into one weekend and I’m now, so knackered. So, I’ve had the lovely Andrew James MUA stay with me for four days, on  his first ever trip to London. We visited all the make up hot spots and spent an afternoon at IMATS. Andii, […]

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Outfit Post: Disco Pants and Crop Top with Purple Make Up

Ok, so this is something I thought would never happen! Me wearing American Apparel  Disco Pants AND a crop top, in PUBLIC and not as a joke. Seriously, three months ago this is totally the type of outfit that would a.) terrify me and b.) would be the subject of ridicule from me and here […]

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Oriflame Neo Chic Lipstick in Bright Pink Review and Swatch

I’m totally in a lipstick mood at the moment. Usually my make up is all about the eyes, I love eyeliner flicks and experimenting with bright colours, but at the moment it’s totally the other way around. I’m all about lipstick right now. Here’s another review for you of another current favourite. This time it’s […]

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Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser’s Oil Review

As I continue to mention, I’m pretty rubbish when it comes to styling hair, I wish I was better as I would love to be able to do vintage style up dos and waves. Last week I went to a Bumble and Bumble event with Smashbox and had my hair done in the most perfect […]

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Lime Crime Poisonberry Opaque Lipstick in Poisonberry Review

As my regular readers will know I am a huge fan of American make up brand, Lime Crime. Yes, there’s loads of controversy around the brand its founder, but at the end of the day the products on their own are fantastic quality and super different from anything else on the market. I’m a huge […]

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Mahogany Hairdressing Hanover Square London Review

I was in serious need of a haircut this month. I have been colouring my hair myself for about two months now, putting all sorts of shades of red and orange on my hair and even trimming my own fringe. My DIY fringe trimming had caught the attention and annoyance of quite a few hair […]

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Personal Blog: Sacrifices and New Adventures

So much has happened over the past few months, since I separated from my husband ( together for nine years and married for three!) It’s been a life changing experience. I’ve been pondering how much I should share online about the experience, but have realised that I have a story to tell that will hopefully […]

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bareMinerals Marvelous Moxie Behind the Scenes Photoshoot

I freaking love my life right now, I’m feeling like myself for the first time in a long while and I’m getting to do some amazing things. A few weeks ago, I was involved with bareMinerals on a behind the scenes shoot with some beauty bloggers and I took part too. So I’m excited to […]

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Pin it Forward UK

I’ve been on Pinterest for many, many years. I was actually invited to blog about them back in 2011 when it was an invite only site and I gave away invitations as a competition prize. Ever since then I’ve been a huge Pinterest fan and spent many hours procrastinating at the many pretty things that […]

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