Revolution Fast Base Stick Foundation

Choosing a foundation is hard work; there are so many different types to choose from (liquid, cream, power, stick or compact) and then you have to decide on the finish you want, not to mention finding the right shade. Liquid and creams can be a little […]

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The Magic Of A Great Concealer

Ever since I was a teenager I have tried countless concealers, but always struggled to find one that was the right shade (medium was too dark, and light was too pale), one that didn’t fade or look patchy, and importantly that didn’t look as if it […]

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GOSH Perfectly Velvety Defining Lip Liners

[yasr_overall_rating] I’m always on the look out for good neutral lip liners, and GOSH Cosmetics have a range of lip liners with two excellent shades that will suit most people. Nougat Crisp is fawn brown with a hint of pink, and Angel Kiss is a nude […]

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NYC City Proof 24HR Waterproof Eyeliner—Just Perfect

Finding a good, reliable, and true to color eyeliner isn’t that easy. After using and testing eyeliner crayons in the high double figures, I’ve found the crayon smudges too quickly, is too hard and drags on the delicate eye area, or the color didn’t come out […]

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Beauty Super Spy’s Top 10 Beauty Heroes

Over the years products come and go, sometimes colors get discontinued or a formula changes. Here are my top ten make-up items that I know I can trust, with some special mentions that I also use. Naturally, I’m always on the look out for new items […]

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MUA: (Make Up Academy) Hot On The Heels Of The Success Of e.l.f.

When e.l.f. first came onto the beauty scene, people were skeptical—how could a dollar lipstick or check color be good quality? The company has since grown, expanded internationally, and still has its essential range, but has branched out to more expensive, yet affordable products. Other companies […]

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Deciphering The Small Print Of Beauty Subscription Boxes

Beauty boxes are where you pay either a monthly or one off fee, and get a lucky dip selection of make-up, skincare, fragrance or hair care products. Recently there has been a resurgence, due to the Internet and social media, where advertising costs have been reduced, […]

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Self–Selection Versus Beauty Counters

What is the difference between products bought from a self–selection stand or from a beauty consultant behind a counter? Not a huge deal, you may get samples, some advice, and prettier packaging, but those are the main differences, besides paying more. It doesn’t necessarily mean you […]

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Classic Beauty Buys

Beauty doesn’t have to be expensive—the most important thing is to have a product that works, is good quality, and is affordable. Generations of women have faithfully used some of these products, and can be found in the beauty cases of professionals. Here are a few […]

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