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Rococo Modern Metallica

Above is a sneak preview of the new Modern Metallica collection from Rococo Nail Apparel. Inspired by the Rococo period there are five molten metal shades and I was fortunate to see them last night at a special Space NK event, where I had a manicure done from the range. I’m wearing the golden Alcazar, a colour I normally wouldn’t go for as I am a sucker for dark shades, but this is stunning I have to admit. I have struggled to find a decent gold polish that doesn’t streak upon application – Alcazar layered on beautifully and opaque in

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New hair!

I love it! I saw my girls, Georgia and Billie from The Chapel in Islington, north London at the weekend and I let them go wild (well as wild as you can go with short hair). I am THRILLED to be a red head again thanks to the salon using Chromatics by Red Ken, the red will stay locked on my follicles and remain vibrant for longer. I love having red hair but it is notorious for fading fast and reluctantly I have had to avoid it until now. No pre-lightening treatment, just a simple all-over colour. I decided to go for

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Fantasy Fire & Eiffel For This Color

The life of a beauty blogger means buying things and getting round to trying them months later so when Max Factor’s Fantasy Fire caused much excitement earlier this year, of course I got sucked in. I haven’t dabbled in layering much (and Fantasy Fire is precisely a layering polish) but this little gem is one hyped up product I want to stock up on. I picked OPI’s Eiffel For This Color as the base colour, which is beautiful on its own with deep plum and purple tones… …and with one coat of Fantasy Fire it sizzles. With flash it looks

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