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New Gel Shine Colours from Avon

Avon welcomes a spectrum of new colours into its Gel Shine* range and here are a handful to show you what’s on offer. Glossy, opaque and on trend, you can always count on Avon to deliver and the new additions do not disappoint. Designed to mimic the gel effect without the use of a UV lamp, there are 12 new shades boasting a combination of sultry and electrifying shades that are thick in formula and smooth and quick to apply. I happily wore Charcoal Smoke (from the Vamp It Up collection) before I broke a couple of nails (in the middle no

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Review: Nina Ultra Pro in Cobalt

Oh my word! I haven’t used Nina Ultra Pro polishes since the time this blog began.  Between now and back then, it would appear the brand underwent a facelift with a new bottle design, making it appear more professional looking. I was drawn to the blue cobalt colour of this (funnily enough called ‘Cobalt’) because it’s a colour I’ve been after for a long time and it stood out amongst the reds and pinks on the shelf in Sally’s. I will just tell you how much I love the formula and brush. It’s wonderfully wide and firm enough to distribute

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Summer lovin’ from Bourjois

Summer is definitely here with the days getting hotter and the nights stickier and as we’re set for a heatwave this week, I thought I would take the opportunity to show off Bourjois’ latest seasonal offerings*. This little collection is sorbet and pastel inspired, colours to cool off as the sun toasts your tan. Among the new additions, there are three new 1 Seconde Nail Enamel colours, six new shades in the hydrating lip gloss Sweet Kiss Gloss and four new Aqua Blushes. The pastel glossy nail colours are my favourite. From left to right we have: Pink-Itude (49), Palm

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