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Sensationail Express Gel Nail – The Weekend Review

This year I decided to stop climbing. I was really enjoying bouldering but dedicating two evenings a week to it, plus trying to fit in the gym too was getting tricky. It’s also pretty expensive. One benefit of not climbing anymore is the fact that once again I can do my nails. I dusted off my old Sensationail kit and got straight back into gels. Normal nail polish does not work for me at all. It’ll generally chip within about 24 hours. I can’t do the whole base and top  ...

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Beauty Empties March

I’m overdue an empties post! I suddenly realised my beauty empties were stacking up and it was time to take some pictures and do some mini reviews. Before I start though I need to clear up two things. Number one, the pictures looking back are pretty terrible! I was trying a different lense on the camera and it just didn’t look quite right. Sadly, when I got these pictures onto the computer I’d already binned/recycled the products. Number two, there’ll be no more  ...

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The Weekend Review: Kat Von D Lock It Foundation

I’ve added to my Kat Von D collection again! If you didn’t see my posts raving about the concealer, eyeliner and lipstickย you won’t know how much I love this brand already. I stumbled across a counter in Spain and picked up a few goodies to try out the range. Now I know I love it I’ve taken the plunge with a foundation. I picked up another concealer at the same time because I’m working my way through my first one quickly. As with the other KVD products I own I  ...

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Look Fantastic January Review

So we get to my final Look Fantastic box review (for now). This is their first box since they’ve announced a slight rise in subscription prices and I can immediately see a difference. The box is thicker, and a little more substantial feeling, with a slightly nicer design. The leaflet/magazine that comes with it is thicker and has more content to it. There’s also more full size products! As for the actual products in there it was great to see some brands I’d never heard of,  ...

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