Keep your eyes on the prize

If you are in need of a treat, and have a few spare hours on your hands today, look no further than the Makeup Revolution 144 Eyeshadow Collection, available at Superdrug in the UK.


This is an exclusive collection of 144 of the brand’s highly-pigmented professional eyeshadows, in shimmer, pearl and matte shades.

Go wild and see how many dazzling new looks you can create!



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Give us a kiss

For a pout that attracts attention, head out on the town tonight with a Swirled Marvelous Moxie® lipgloss duo in your handbag.

bMMaMLigNew from bareMinerals, and part of their Festive collection, these twisted twosomes whip together two complementary shades of gloss to give lips an enticing shade – and sheen.

Available from next month from bareMinerals.

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Fast Friday – You’re nuts

For a refreshing end to the week, indulge yourself and your skin with Dove Purely Pampering Pistachio Nourishing Lotion.

This comforting lotion will deeply nourish and smooth your skin, while its magnolia fragrance will leave you feeling revived.DovePuPaBl

This is suitable for all skin types and is dermatologically tested.



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Themed Thursday – Strawberries’n’cream

In need of a fruity boost? Then add some strawberry sweetness to your beauty routine.

For a fruity and soothing experience, treat your skin to a Strawberry Feels Forever massage bar from LushA creamy strawberry massage bar with a fruit sundae fragrance, this has crushed fresh strawberries and infused hibiscus flowers for a fabulous fragrance, while lashings of butters and oils to make your skin velvety smooth. Fair Trade organic cocoa butter, Fair Trade shea butter, and extra virgin olive oil are in here for hydration, as only the best will do.LushSFF

BaMBlSWFor a pop of cheeky flush, Barry M Blusher in ‘Strawberry Whip’ is your new best friend; containing the anti-oxidant Vitamin E to protect and condition the skin and keep it smooth and supple.

To have the cleanest hands around, look no further than Carex Hand Gel – Strawberry Laces. One of the ‘Fun Editions’ fragrances, this cleans, cares and protects , so you and your family can feel free to ‘Live Life Hands On’, wherever you go.CarexHandWSLa

CarmexStrLBAnd for sweet lips, it has to be Carmex Moisturising Lip Balm Strawberry SPF15. Its unique formula soothes, moisturises, and relieves, resulting in soft, healthy looking lips.






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It’s a kind of magic

Now that we’re well into October, thoughts inevitably turn to Autumn, Hallowe’en and onwards to Christmas.

The beauty team at bareMinerals have come up with a wonderful array of festive goodies to get you in a festive mood.

For the prettiest face in town, how about treating yourself – or someone you love – to The Magic Act, a spellbinding palette for eyes and cheeks.bMPal

This has a range of four blushes and six shades for eyes, that will keep you looking good from morning to night, all handily housed in a pocket-sized compact.

Available from next month at bareMinerals.

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Scents in the city

For a sophisticated scent that helps them stand out from the crowd, today the gents need Carolina Herrera 212 Men NYC EDT Spray.

CRtwoonetwoA very masculine, woody and fresh fragrance, 212 Men captures the magnetism of New York, while its unique bottle design with a magnetic lid that shows the solidity and quality of the 212 man.



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Pathway to paradise

Start the week feeling good with African Paradise Body Conditioner from Lush.

African-Paradise-LushTake a trip to paradise with this light body conditioner full of softening and scented ingredients from Africa. The sweet, spicy and floral-scented cream is packed with fresh mango juice to brighten the skin, nourishing almond and moringa oils, softening shea butter, and aloe vera to cool and soothe.

Smooth over the body in the shower and rinse off to leave your skin perfectly hydrated.


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