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Prep & Prime Must Haves with MAC Cosmetics

Rewind a couple of years and you wouldn’t find me priming my face. Nowadays, using a good primer and setting spray can make all the difference with your make-up looking fresh, long lasting and on point. I’ve just re-purchased two of my must-have items from MAC on the Notino.co.uk website. If I’ve re-purchased something, you know it’s good. I have my holy grail items and these two are in the holy grail trinity. Starting off with the primer. The MAC Prep+Prime Skin Base Visage* has been a favourite since my Uni days although I stopped using it for a while.…

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Vichy Dermablend Setting Powder Review

Over the last year or so, I’ve been on a mission for finding the best affordable setting powder. My Laura Mercier Setting Powder is currently my favourite but the price tag of £32 is slightly off-putting. I asked around for a few recommendations and did some research on Google and one that popped up a few times was the Vichy Dermablend Setting Powder*. I decided to give it a go and found it on Notino.co.uk and at £15 it’s half the price of my beloved Laura Mercier setting powder. The Vichy Dermablend Translucent Setting Powder comes with a little sponge but…

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First Impressions on Estée Lauder Double Wear Foundation

Whenever I’ve asked for foundation recommendations, there’s always one that gets mentioned and that’s the Estée Lauder Double Wear Foundation. I’ve finally taken the plunge and tried it out for myself and I thought I’d write up a review and let you know if it really lives up to the hype. I got colour matched in-store before picking up the Double Wear Foundation from Notino.co.uk* where it’s currently on offer for less than £30. Delivery from Notino.co.uk was really quick and came within a couple of days. I’ll be sharing a few other items which I picked up very soon.…

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