Just Nice Things

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Sleek: Garden of Eden

It has been a long while since I’ve ventured towards Sleek. I guess it’s because nothing jumped out at me or perhaps they were eclipsed by the explosion of Make-up Revolution duping every palette, left, right and centre. So it was a surprise when I was wandering around Superdrug and I spotted their limited edition palette, Garden of Eden. The latest instalment in the high street friendly brand’s i-Divine eyeshadow palettes, Garden of Eden is a mixture of earthy greens, browns and plum tones and you know, I get like my cat when he gets a whiff of Whiskas’ Temptations

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New make-up by George at Asda

Today beauty blogger Rucksana Hussain is a guest reviewer for Just Nice Things. The Birmingham beauty junkie kindly agreed to try a selection of eye make-up from George at Asda. Whenever I go to Birmingham, I always call in on Rucksana who is like a little devil sitting on your shoulder, egging you to buy more make-up from Selfridges’ in the Bullring. Her blog Walking in a Beauty Wonderland is one you must add to your list of blogs to follow. Without further ado, let’s see what Rucksana thought of George’s offerings. I have been keen to try the George

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bareMinerals READY eyeshadow

BareMinerals. Whenever I hear that name, I instantly think of their their infamous tap and swirl foundation. And their no nonsense “No parabens, no binders, no fillers, no harsh chemicals, no kidding” promise. Other than their powdered foundation and their mascara (which is brilliant), I’ve never tried any other bareMinerals cosmetics. I had dismissed bareMineral’s make-up range because collectively it didn’t strike me as something which would give me what I wanted on the basis that their foundation promotes the natural, barely-wearing-any-make-up look.  However bareMinerals have pushed the boat out by taking their popular loose eyeshadows and reformatting them into 22 eyeshadow duos

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