Just Nice Things

Blogging on beauty & lifestyle since 2009

20 Questions with Alex from Illamasqua

Opting to answer our 20 Questions today is none other than the lovely Alex Cummins, Junior Brand Manager for <one of Just Nice Things’ favourite make-up brands> Illamasqua. Alex confided in me earlier this year that she has always been an avid blogger, and of course she is now the brains behind The Official Blog of Illamasqua. I love this blog, as not only am I obsessed with this brand, but because it brings up to the minute musings on what’s new in the world of make-up and fashion. 1)      Why did you start your blog? Because I was running out

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Bourjois Effet Faux Ongles – Beige Sophistique

This is such an awesome idea. Nail varnish that also contains ridge filler. Why didn’t someome think of this before? Or, if they did, why didn’t I know about it already? One of the wonderful effects of having psoriasis (because let’s face it, sore throats coupled with itchy and scaly skin isnt enough) is that I have quite deep ridges and pits in my nails. So I do get through a lot of ridge filler in preparing my nails for their constant photo opportunities. Therefore, when the lovely people from Bourjois offered me the chance to try out some polishes from

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Guest Review: Clinomyn Smokers toothpaste

In a  slight departure from the usual Nice Things fayre, we bring to you one of life’s little essentials today. We were recently sent some Clinomyn Smokers toothpaste  to test out, but seeing as neither Sheenie or I smoke, it was passed to a willing volunteer to try out for us. Step forward my intrepid colleague (and dirty smoker) Oliver… So. Here’s what the blurb says… Clinomyn Smokers (£1.75 RRP) for the whitest teeth and the brightest smile. This specially formulated and unique systen works to clean teeth deep down while protecting and strengthening. This high performance toothpaste has been specially

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