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Lancôme Grandiose Eyeliner

Lancôme’s Grandiose Eyeliner* is the latest innovative eyeliner to hit the stands with its biggest attraction, the intriguing bendable wand. It’s designed to make applying eyeliner with precision and  Lancôme is  confident even the clumsiest hand can get to grips with this. Anyone who uses an eyeliner can confirm both sets of eyes are rarely lined symmetrically…the exception to the rule is Lima from Fashionicide.  The liner comes with a little pot to dip the applicator into. The packaging is plastic and very lightweight…hmm. The bendable element is simply snapping the handle at a 45 degree angle either from the left or right

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What’s coming to QVC this autumn?

A few weeks ago I went to QVC’s Christmas preview and got stupidly excited over a number of delightful things they have coming up for this autumn and winter. New releases from Tarte Cosmetics, It Cosmetics and Jay Manuel Beauty have made it onto my wish list. So without further ado, here are my picks which will be available on www.qvc.co.uk/beauty and the channel itself from September: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Collection (£37.98) Good grief! All of this for less than £40? This entire kit and kaboodal includes a foundation, lipstick, mascara, eyeshadow and blusher palette, brush, eye pencil

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The Body Shop: Down To Earth eye palette

The Body Shop’s recently released a collection of eyeshadow palettes under the title Down to Earth. Judging by the palette I’ve tried, it’s quite a treat to work with. Inspired by the planet’s richest natural colours and enriched with babassu and sesame oils, the eyeshadows (free from petrolatum, mineral oil and are 100% vegan and suitable for sensitive eyes) are super smooth to apply and easy to blend with no fall-out and the soft, buttery shades are wonderfully pigmented. Exactly how all eyeshadows should be, right? There is one palette and five different quads in total. I’ve sampled one of

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