1 Week, 3 Outfits

Now for something a little bit different. My week in pictures, along with my favourite outfits.

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 Day One// A sunday perfectly spent on Margate harbour, having BBQ food and coffee followed by vintage shopping in the old town. Although we didn’t actually pick anything up, we checked out some new stores that have popped up on our door step.

Top from Primark - Jeans from Zara - Jacket from Base…

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Foundation Friday// MAC Studio Fix Fluid

20140417-150241.jpgToday marks the beginning on Foundation Friday. 8 weeks of foundation reviews, every Friday, to prepare you for your next foundation purchase. Not because I think you should wear the ones I’m suggesting, but because I know how horrible it is trying to find the right one for your skin type.

So lets kick of Foundation Friday with a bang. MAC Studio Fix Fluid is a foundation that took me some time…

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Face Of The Day & My New Glasses

Face Of The Day & My New Glasses

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20140417-141103.jpgToday’s face of the day is inspired by my funky new glasses. After attending the Specsavers Fashion Showcase, I was lucky enough to receive some new glasses thanks to Specsavers. I picked up these Karen Millen frames in store and am so happy to finally have updated my look.

Border lining geek-chic, these cat eye frames are such a great accessory to any outfit and work really well with most…

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Indeed Labs Pepta Bright

Indeed Labs Pepta Bright

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Let’s rewind back to 2 years ago and my skin was a state! Bad skincare followed by very harsh blemish treatments left me spottier than ever and at a loss of what to do. I felt like the cosmetics industry had completely let me down. Products aimed at blemishes actually made my skin even spottier. What was I to do?

I decided one day to take things back to basics and use a gentle cleanser, toner…

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Urban Decay Naked 3

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The Naked 1& 2 are the industries best selling palettes and have completely changed the way some of us wear eyeshadow forever. Both were packed with beautiful bronzes, browns and silvers, ideal for the creating perfect nude looks. Naturally when Urban Decay announced the release of the Naked 3, the blogosphere went crazy!

I was lucky enough to get my hands on the eagerly awaited palette back in…

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Soap & Glory No Clogs Allowed Mask

Soap & Glory No Clogs Allowed Mask

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Face masks; you’ve probably gathered that they are not my favourite beauty product. Although I enjoy using them, I rarely find one that makes any real difference. On my quest to find the perfect face mask, I picked this up from Soap & Glory, the No Clogs Allowed Super Self Heating Mask. Designed to apparently deeply detox the pores, this is designed for oily, congested skin.

Taking a grape…

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Nip + Fab Glycolic Fix Cleanser

Nip + Fab Glycolic Fix Cleanser

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Exfoliating is changing quite rapidly in the beauty industry. As old fashioned, grainy exfoliators are being shown to be too harsh for the skin, acid exfoliators are becoming more popular.

Nip + Fab have jumped onto that bandwagon with a range called Glycolic Fix. I was lucky enough to get my hands onto the daily cleanser and have been using it regularly since. Described as being a foaming…

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NYX Butter Glosses

20140410-143347.jpgLips are not my favourite part of my makeup routine. I’m too lazy to keep reapplying perfect lipstick all day and hate the feeling when lipstick starts to dry on my lips. Lip glosses are more my cup of tea but that being said, I can’t stand super sticky glosses which attract my hair all day.

20140410-151007.jpgThat’s where these little gems come in to save the day. Giving just the right amount of colour to the lips,

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Body Shop Seaweed Mattifying Day Cream

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My love for The Body Shop goes way back to when I was a child. My mum would let me and my sister use her strawberry and chocolate flavoured lip balm and since then I’ve been hooked to this iconic brand. If I’m in need of skincare staples, this is the first place I go. So naturally I popped in store when I ran out of moisturiser and wanted something mattyfying. Never failing to please me, I…

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Rodial 5 Minute Facial

Rodial 5 Minute Facial

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Face masks are not something I use on a regular basis, not because I don’t like them but because I find it hard making the time for them. But with this mask, there is no excuse!

Designed to be applied for just 5 minutes, this product promises to gently exfoliate and decongest your skin, leaving a youthful glow. Packed with anti- ageing peptides to promote collagen production and Glycolic Acid…

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