Swatches + First Impressions: NARS Powermatte Lip Pigment

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NARS has finally launched a range of matte liquid lipsticks and you won’t be disappointed. The Powermatte Lip Pigments are everything you would expect from the brand: pigmented, lightweight, easy to apply and long-wearing in a range of colours to please everyone. Literally. As you will see the range has everything from dusty roses, blue reds to black.
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De-stress your skin with Neal’s Yard Remedies Frankincense Serum

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Ever noticed that you tend to break out just before an exam, that big presentation, job interview or first date? That’s stress. And it can literally wreck havoc with your skin. In fact, studies have shown that extreme stress can lead to accelerated ageing. While it’s impossible to give up your job and move to the mountains where you won’t have road rage or train breakdowns, angry bosses and deadlines, there are ways to minimise the effect of stress on your skin.
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These Kevin Murphy hair care products will transform your tresses

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I may not have been able to completely master the art of French makeup or dressing, but there is one aspect where I am thoroughly French: my hair. Like most French women, I splurge on a good hair cut, which ensures I don’t need to spend time or money on styling or styling products. Instead, as French hair care diktats go, I try to leave it to air dry in an attempt to ensure it looks cool, undone, effortless.

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Marc Jacobs Dew Drops Coconut Gel Highlighter: The hype is real

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I love glowing skin. Even before it was a trend and spawned a whole range of products to achieve that lit-from-within-look, I was sporting radiant skin. The fact that my first foundation was MAC Hyper Real packed with tiny pearlescent particles should give you an idea just how crazy I am about looking like I have an internal lighting system. So it should be no surprise that I picked up the Marc Jacobs Dew Drops Coconut Gel highlighter. The most hyped of this summer. Did I like it? It was love at first swatch! And here’s why I love it even more each time I use it.
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The secret to chok chok glowing skin according to Park Shin Hye

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Unless you’ve been on a digital detox for the last few years and unplugged all your computers, you will be somewhat familiar with Korean skincare and makeup trends. Soft, straight ulzzang eyebrows, aegyosal that make your eyes look they’re smiling and chok chok glowing skin are all Korean exports. BB and CC creams, essences, cushion compacts and snail mucus were all introduced to beauty junkies around the world by Korea.
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