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August empties

I should really call these posts ‘Repurchase or not?’ because really that’s what this helps me to decide I collect up all my empties from the month and then go through each of them when writing about/photographing the items. By the end of it, I’ve usually realised what was a no hoper and what I really need to rebuy (if I haven’t already). Anyway, onto the empties for this month. There’s a nice selection this month, including the first empties from new  ...

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Mizon Black Snail All In One Repair Cream Review

If you’d have said to me last year I’d be smearing all sorts of snail products on my face I’d have looked at you funny. In fact, I’m sure I recall my mother talking about something with snails in she was using and I turned my nose up. I couldn’t imagine something so gross on my face! Yet here I am, with snail cream and sheets masks and just loving them! The effect it has on my face – clearing up my old acne redness and leaving my skin feeling plumped and  ...

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Etude House One Shot Sherbet Cleanser: The Weekend Review

Back again with some more Asian Beauty goodies! This time, it’s my second attempt at a first cleanser. If you read my review of the DHC Oil Cleanser you’d know it didn’t go so well. It removed make up well, but like any other oil cleanser I’ve tried in the past it just broke me out. It took me a while to find something else to try. It’s easy to get lost in the massive amount of blog posts and reviews out there and it can be tricky to just pick something. In the  ...

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Holiday Sephora haul!

I just can’t walk past a Sephora. Even as part of holiday planning I Google to find if there’s any Sephoras around. Thankfully I came across three on holiday – two in Bordeaux and one in Caen. I mainly picked up bargains during my trips as there wasn’t anything in particular I was after, other than the sadly discontinued (it seems) body range. The vanilla fragrance was amazing! Anyway, I digress. Onto my bargains… First up is Angel Muse fragrance and I’d  ...

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