Remove your hair permanently with Philips Lumea
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Remove your hair permanently with Philips Lumea

As the days get shorter and we transition into the times of long cosy evenings with the logs crackling in the fireplace, we tend to relax a bit with our shaving routines. I mean, putting on jeans does not require us to have our legs shaved above our ankles, at least not on such a… Continue reading Remove your hair permanently with Philips Lumea

How to take a compliment
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How to take a compliment (and believe it)

Today I want to talk about something I've noticed a long time ago. Heck, I'm even guilty of doing that myself. That thing being *drumroll* not being able to take a compliment from anyone else. Sounds familiar? Let's create a scenario before we get into it. It's Saturday evening and you're going out for, let's… Continue reading How to take a compliment (and believe it)

August Beauty Favourites
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August Beauty Favourites

Happy 1st of September everyone! Whilst everyone is settling down on Hogwarts Express I thought it would be a good idea to provide something to read - train journeys can be boring at times. And with the start of the new month, it calls for an August beauty favourites post. Now, I am not planning on… Continue reading August Beauty Favourites

Demi Lovato inspired makeup look
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Demi Lovato inspired makeup look

I know it's a long way until the weekend but I thought it would be a good idea to do an evening makeup look. Or a daytime, if you're into strong eyeshadow looks. Personally, I rarely use dark shades so it was a challenge for my and my brushes. I might have used some swear… Continue reading Demi Lovato inspired makeup look

Save your damaged hair with only ONE product - Eveline Cosmetics 8in1 hair mask
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Save your damaged hair with only ONE product!

I remember saying that I would never dye my hair when I was little. Well... That changed very quickly. I went through so many colours and it makes me dizzy sometimes. What started with highlights and went through light blonde, dark brown turned into rose gold (because my obsession is real) and finally just gold. Apart… Continue reading Save your damaged hair with only ONE product!

No makeup is the new makeup
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No makeup is the new makeup

We live in the world where women are expected to always look on fleek and flawless. Doesn't it sometimes make you jealous that men get to sleep for 30 minutes longer because they don't have to do their makeup? I need my beauty sleep just as much as the next person. So at one point… Continue reading No makeup is the new makeup

Makeup expiry date
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Mouldy makeup – why you should pay attention to all expiry dates

Recently, I had a mini scare whilst doing my makeup (as you do). Surprisingly, it was not stabbing my eye with a mascara (I can't see, I can't see) or winging the eyeliner only to find out it covers half of my eye. When I put a small pump of foundation onto the palm of… Continue reading Mouldy makeup – why you should pay attention to all expiry dates

The eyebrow game - the confessions of an over-plucker
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The eyebrow game – confessions of an over-plucker

  Hi. I’m Julia. *Hi Julia* I’m addicted to plucking my eyebrows. This is true. It started so innocently I failed to notice when my eyebrows stopped looking like they were sisters. It got to the point where they didn’t even have anything in common. From being related they turned into neighbours who never even… Continue reading The eyebrow game – confessions of an over-plucker