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Burberry Kisses Sheer review & swatches

Burberry. A name that epitomises sophistication and elegance is quickly gaining ground in beauty and I couldn’t be happier. There’s just something about Burberry beauty that strikes the right chord and considering the brand is still young in comparison to its luxe counterparts, it’s taking everything in its stride… Out on 1st November Burberry Kisses Sheer* is the latest addition to the Kisses collective of lipsticks featuring 28 balm-like shades and I have three to share with you: Orchid Pink, Tea Rose and Hydrangea. With a hydrating formula, the new sheer lipstick has been described by Burberry as giving a ‘veil

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INIKA Mineral Blush Peachy Keen

INIKA’s mineral blush in Peachy Keen is a new favourite. It’s a name new to me but speaking to fellow beauty bloggers, the verdict on Inika is a good one. Reading about INIKA I was surprised to learn half of the product range is certified organic and the other half comprises of 100% pure mineral make up. All of INIKA products are vegan and certified cruelty-free. Peachy Keen is a shimmery powdered blusher that’s wonderfully warm and complimentary on skin tones like mine. It gives a superb luminosity with just a tiny amount going a long way. The eagle-eyed among you

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Going Dutch with HEMA

What comes to mind when you think of the Dutch? If you said tulips, hang your head in shame. (They originally were cultivated in Turkey.) Now. Think again. Anything? No? Well allow me to introduce to HEMA, huge in its native nation of Holland with 660 outlets across Europe, this chain of value lifestyle stores has begun its steady climb to capture the UK with three branches opened since June including its first one in London’s Victoria station. HEMA is like IKEA on a tiny scale. And it won’t give you a headache. It also won’t serve you meatballs but hang on, that’s

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