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Benefit: Air Patrol BB Cream Eye Primer

Rummaging through my mini samples (as I was packing for my holiday with what feels like 5 years ago), I came cross a teeny tube of Benefit’s Air Patrol BB Cream Eye Primer that I got in a Birch Box last September. I can’t believe I’ve not paid attention to this until recently. It’s a BB cream and eyelid primer in one – well, duh, the name gives it away – but come on, a BB cream and primer! It hasn’t received much publicity, in fact I don’t recall seeing any unlike Benefit’s other products, which is a shame because

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Soap & Glory: The Ultimelt Deep Purifying Hot Cloth Cleanser

Soap & Glory win hands down for the best pun-related names. Always tongue in cheek, razor-sharp and fun. Admittedly I’ve only ventured as far as their bath stuff, in fact I wasn’t aware Soap & Glory has a skincare range until I was perusing the aisles of Boots recently. With a promotion on at the time, I bought a couple of their cleansers including this one – the Ultimelt Deep Purifying Hot Cloth Cleanser, which has been self-dubbed as a at-home spa facial. To be honest, they had me at the ‘melt’ bit. I love anything that offers a deep

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Clinique: Take The Day Off Micellar Cleansing Towelettes

Make-up wipes. They’re frowned upon, right? We all know the kind of grief dished out with facial wipes – they’re not a substitute to cleansing your face, they sting (that’ll be the chemicals they’re saturated with), they dry your skin out if they contain alcohol and they’ll end up costing a lot if used regularly. But wipes have their uses and it’s when and how they are utilised that tips the scales in their favour. Clinique has introduced the latest addition to its make-up removal range, Take the Day Off Micellar Cleansing Towelettes for Face & Eyes*. Towelettes? You mean

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