Eye up the prize

Removing mascara can be a tricky task, but Vichy Waterproof Eye Make-Up Remover.

Vichy_demaquillant-waterproofThis makes light work of cleaning up lashes – it even wins the battle against waterproof products.

It’s hard working, yet gentle enough to use on sensitive skin.

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Dare to bare

If you’re looking for a revived look for your eye make-up as spring turns into summer, you’ll love The Blushed Nudes Palette in ‘Nude’ from Maybelline.

Blushed-Nudes_MaybellineWhy will you love it? This, the brand’s newest 12-shade collection has been curated to create infinite sensuous looks, and is infused with rose gold pigments for bolder blushes, provocative plums, and risque roses.

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All that glitters

For an extra-icy stare as you psyche yourself up for the end of another weekend, you need  Make Up For Ever Diamond Powder in ‘White Gold’.

MaUfE_DiPowDab this delicate powder on to the inner corners of your eyes for an ‘I mean business’ look, with a hint of twinkle.

The result is refined and delicate, yet dazzlingly luminous. This ultra-fine powder is perfect for sensual ‘wet look’ makeup.

The choice of shades in the range are all worth exploring, too.

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A touch of frost

Add a crystal clear shimmer to cheeks today, to add some radiant definition that’s extra subtle.

Autograph Liquid Glow Illuminator from M&S is the product you need. This is a complexion illuminator to enhance your skin’s natural radiance, giving a luminous glow and enriched with moisturising ingredients, and is effective and super affordable.Illu_Bea_MS

Simply dot along brow bones, above cheeks and along your Cupid’s bow and blend to sharpen up your features.

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Fast Friday – On the lash*

Made your eyes pop as you head from desk to dancefloor this week, courtesy of Zoeva Graphic Eyes + in ‘Cool Factor’.


Applying a touch of this icicle blue navy shimmer with turquoise sparkle to your lash line will make any colour of eyes stand out, and keep you as the focus of attention.

This is an eyeliner pencil with extra smooth texture, offering highly pigmented, intense colour for gorgeous statement eyes.

*in British parlance, this means

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Themed Thursday – Hair today

It’s 2016, and it is now possible to have a good hair day every day. Honestly.

Beat dryness, thanks to Dr. Bronner Organic Peppermint Castile Liquid Soap. This multi-purpose product – it also doubles as a shower gel – includes coconut and peppermint oils, and cleanses hair without drying it out – especially Afro and curly hair. It’s paraben, silicon and sulfate-free, so it does not lather like other shampoos, but it revives brittle locks in no time.DrBronner_PureCastSo

Vi_GoGRoTo tackle limp locks Viviscal Gorgeous Growth Shampoo promises fuller, lustrous locks and after just one wash hair seems bouncier and shiny. You only need a small amount as it lathers really well and we loved the fresh botanical scent, too.

And great for combination hair is L’Oréal Elvive Extraordinary Clay Re-Balancing ShampooLOreal_Elv_ExtraClThis shampoo tackles combination hair; oily roots and dry tips, like no other – greasy roots become less oily and doesn’t dry the tips either.

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A rush of emotion

For a frosty glare, or happy twinkle in your eye, a dusting of Barry M Glitter Rush Body Glitter in Snow Globe on primed eyelids works a treat.


Glitter Rush is the perfect solution if you’re looking for glitter on the go. Whether it be a for festival or big night out, these shaker pot comes with a handy filter so there will be no spills.

Perfect for applying to the face and body.

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