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My 2015 Beauty Wishlist

It’s a new year and I’m still facing the same old drama of not being able to walk into Selfridges beauty hall and buy everything. Thank God for wishlists hey? I’m actually considering a spending ban so I can save up for things I’ll appreciate (I already know my other half, mother and my bank […]

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The super simple, lazy, last minute gift guide!

Firstly, I have to apologies for my accidental absence! Life has taken over the last few weeks, but the semester is finally over and now Christmas is suddenly just nine days away. How on earth did that happen? I’m blaming it on my lack of advent calendar (mine got lost in the post)! For those […]

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The LUSHest time of the year!*

LUSH is without a doubt one of my favourite beauty brands; from their ethical outlook to their gorgeous bath bombs! I haven’t dabbled as much as I would like to in their makeup section but boy have I made up for it with body products. With a wishlist as long as both my arms, legs […]

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Jo Malone Haul and New Release

As a brand, Jo Malone is not normally somewhere I shop. It’s a little pricey and I am supposed to be a student after all, which doesn’t generally mean spending £40 on a candle is acceptable. But sometimes in life, you need to do just that.

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The 5 piece beauty challenge*

Recently I was challenged by SACO (you can read more about them here – take a look if you’re planning a trip!) to create two different makeup looks using only five products. Sounds impossible right? Turns out you just need the right tools…

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MAC x Cinderella Collection

So the best news just got released for the princesses out there. MAC are creating a Cinderella collection. With a whole host of crazy collections out there, from The Simpsons to The Rocky Horror Picture Show (not to mention that dream line with Lourde!) they released an image to promote their new line…

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VQ Leeds luxury shopping event

Thursday night I went down to the Victoria Quarter in Leeds for their annual shopping event. It’s a great night full of discounts and giveaways and this years was carnival themed – a little tacky but fun! I took advantage of the discounts and got some fab things and ate THE most divine chocolates ever. […]

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Beyond Organic; Be good to your skin*

A little while back a lovely brand called Beyond Organic sent me some samples of their skin care products. I’m sure most of you will agree that there’s nothing better than finding products that are kind to your skin. Using only organic products (no ugly chemicals), Beyond Organic certainly fit the bill and I couldn’t […]

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3 ways to wear… Bonprix Skinny Jeans*

Whilst I’m a huge sun worshipper (I can’t wait to share my dreamy and V.SUNNY holiday with you guys), Autumn Winter fashion has got to be my favourite. Ankle boots, cosy jumpers, skinny jeans, I love the lot. So when Bonprix* offered to send over an A/W staple, I couldn’t wait to share it with you. There’s no way I would make it through winter without a trusty pair of skinny jeans and these aren’t just any pair…

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Take it easy; Di Palomo Dry Oil Review*

When life is stressful, everyone needs some me time… For me that means a long, hot bath and LOTS of candles! I spotted someone post a photo of these Laura Ashley Macaroon candles and knew I had to get my hands on them! So I scoured the internet and here they are! They’re adorable! I […]

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