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Stila Beach Palettes

Last weekend, I received a beautiful surprise delivery from Stila – limited edition Beach palettes.  These couldn’t have turned up at a better time as the day before I’d just booked a holiday to Miami in January…there’s even a palette named after South Beach – that’s where I’ll be staying! Each slick palette comes with a mirror, four eyeshadows and two cheek colours with a step-by-step guide. I gave Living the Life in Laguna palette a swirl, which contains pretty, soft pinks and taupes for the eyes (Sand Dollar, Sunset, Cave, Bonfire) with a pink blush (Seashell) and a delicate apricot shade

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OPI Teal The Cows Come Home

Here we have one of the first OPI polishes I ever bought. I fell in love with the name and the shimmering shade the moment I spied it online. However, let’s get one thing straight right away. This isn’t teal. Is it? To me, it is turquoise, and as such bears practically no resemblance to what I think of as teal. But hey ho, let’s not quibble over semantics. This hails from OPI’s Brights collection. And bright it certainly is. This is a super frosty metallic shade that is absolutely brilliant for summer toes. It doesn’t fare as well on

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