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Beauty, Fitness

Fitness On Trial: Oxygenetix & NeoStrata

I do not, I repeat, do not, wear make-up to the gym. It’s not something I would ever recommend doing, nor will I ever do it myself. I’m a firm believer that skin needs to be allowed to breath, and when you’re getting all sweaty at the gym, the last thing your pores need is make-up clogging them up and causing breakouts or discolouration. Now, I’m not hating on those that do wear make-up to the gym, I think you should do whatever you want to do when you go, but as a personal preference, I  ...

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Beauty

Love At First Sight: Two New Lash Loves

Excuse the pun. I love discovering new beauty products, and I’m a sucker for anything that promises to give me red carpet style lashes without extensions, surgery or voodoo rituals. If you had spoken to me three months ago, I would’ve sworn that I would never sway from my most trusted and loved Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara, but now… There’s a new mascara that is stealing my heart. Six months ago, I would never have bought a Benefit Cosmetics mascara, I was not a fan after an  ...

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Beauty

Budget V Blow Out Make-Up: Stila V Rimmel

I will be the first to admit that when it comes to make-up, I am a snob. I know that cost doesn’t necessarily buy you quality, but in my experience, the more expensive make-up products are the ones that I tend to obsess over. I’ll turn my nose up at a £3 concealer but won’t bat an eyelid handing my card over to spend £20 on one. This doesn’t come from me having cash to spare though. It comes from experience. I find that cheaper foundations bring my skin out in spots and marks and often  ...

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