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My Top Picks from the Illamasqua Sale

An Illamasqua sale is legendary and once again the maestros in maquillage has an incredible sale on with up to 70% off. Here is my top 10 of the best products to snap up but hurry as once they’re gone, they’re gone for good. Aura & Semblance Palette (£45 £22.50) These multi-faceted palettes have a mini double-ended angled and blending brush and features 8 shades to complete a full variety of eye and cheek looks. I reviewed Semblance here. Lipstick in Sangers (£19.50 £9.75) A classic from Illamasqua, everyone should have Sangers in their stash and at £9.75 it’s practically a steal! Gleam in

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Lust for Lyst: inspiration for a new wardrobe

My days of binge-shopping (especially in the sales) are long gone. Time and money is too precious and I’m all about making selective choices. I’m also more confident and trusting of online shopping for clothes. The sheer convenience of perusing at my leisure without leaving the comfort of my domicile is a massive plus point plus there is the delivery straight to my door to look forward to. But online clothes shopping can be taxing on the brain and if a site is too cluttered or not easy to navigate, I’m turned off. Some retailers have got it spot on

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Clinique Sweet Pots Sugar Scrub + Lip Balm

Pop a reminder in your calendars for 15th January as that’s the date Clinique’s new Sweet Pots Sugar Scrub + Lip Balms* hit counters nationwide. These little round pots which are designed and packaged to look like macaroons are a cleverly dual sided product that treats lips to a sugary exfoliator on one side and a pampering lip balm on the other.  Genius! And almost too good to use. I’m sure many will be clambering to bag one of these. The sugar scrub contains beet sugar granules along with a moisturising blend of Jojoba seed oil, shea butter, avocado oil

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