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Category Make-Up

Benefit: They’re Real! push-up liner in colour

Benefit recently gave its Beyond Black They’re Real! push-up liner a few new friends in the form of a Beyond Purple, Beyond Blue, Beyond Green and Beyond Brown and I got all giddy and bought three of them. In my defence the lure of World Duty Free during my recent travels was too good to resist at £15.40 each. I went for blue, purple and green but left brown out as I thought it was wasted on my skin tone plus it didn’t fill me with excitement. I got on really well with the original so I knew this wouldn’t be

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Sephora: Smart Liner

Whenever I get the chance to visit a branch of Sephora, I promise myself I will only buy what I cannot get here. In Europe I target Sephora’s own range which is pretty decent in its own right and enormous. In Barcelona I spied their Smart Liner which stands out for its unusual but ergonomic handle. Always on the search for a fool-proof way to apply eyeliner, I was curious by the shape and design of the ergonomic handle. Coming in at around £8 it wasn’t going to leave a dent in my pocket and I excitedly unwrapped it on

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Foundation files (7): Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Foundation

If you’re going to change things up, it has to be something mind-blowing that will set you apart from the others or you might as well not get out of bed. This is what Make Up For Ever has done with its latest foundation, the Ultra HD*. Recognised as pioneers of developing HD friendly make-up back in 2008, the new Ultra HD foundation has been formulated to address the needs of make-up artists and consumers as technology advances at such a rapid speed and those pesky 4k cameras pick up every pore so MUFE thought, “f*** you, you’re not going to win

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