I’ve never been one for caking foundation onto my face but nor have I ever had the confidence to completely stop wearing makeup when I leave the house. This year’s hot hot summer coupled with my constant whining about my dry skin meant that something had to change. My reluctance to stop wearing foundation came from a few problem areas with my skin. For as long as I can remember, my skin has been horribly dry. I’ve always been desperate to cover up that flaky T-zone and to fake the dewy look with some kind of glowy foundation. I have…

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2017 is the first year that I’ve gone for quality over quantity when it comes to makeup. I’ve finally found my favourite brands and fallen out of love with a few others. So here’s a round-up of my absolute faves from this year. Urban Decay Vice Metal Meets Matte Lipstick Palette I’m quite the Urban Decay lover so whenever a new palette comes out I really have to weight up whether I need it or just want it. I spotted this palette the week of my birthday so whilst it definitely wasn’t a necessity, it was a little present from me to…

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My skin is dry at the best of times so Winter really brings a whole new meaning to as dry as the Sahara. As well as having really dry skin, I’m also incredibly lazy when it comes to skincare. For me, skincare should be quick, easy and cheap, so here’s my guide to keeping your skin looking fresh and glowy even when it’s minus 2 outside. Moisturise! I never buy expensive moisturisers because (and feel free to correct me here) come on they’re all the same. Usually I just skulk around Boots until I find a deal on a Nivea…

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