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Passing University Exams & A Subtle Makeup Look

I spent 5 years at Warwick University and somehow survived through 4 exam seasons in this time... I'm still not sure how! But, with exam time coming up for a lot of my friends, I decided to put a little video together with my top 5 tips for preparing for university exams! Makeup In This… Continue reading Passing University Exams & A Subtle Makeup Look

80s inspired Bold Makeup Inspiration by Rachel Oates - Affordably Fashionable
beauty, My Makeup Looks

80s Inspired Makeup Look

I know I've used this colour palette before but while scrolling through Pinterest, I came across this look from Land of Make-up that I absolutely fell in love with. My look isn't quite as polished as theirs but I'm pretty happy with it for a) a first attempt and b)using only high-street products under Β£12.… Continue reading 80s Inspired Makeup Look

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beauty, My Makeup Looks

Pumpkin Spice Autumn Makeup

Hey everyone, this week I was inspired by this post over on Becca's blog with her Pumpkin Spice Smokey Eye look, so I decided to attempt my own version. It's a little different; uses some different products and is more suited to my eye shape but the principle is the same. Here's the finished look… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Autumn Makeup

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I Covered My Hair in Blue: Elvive Extraordinary Clay Masque Review

I've always had a problem with my hair looking very greasy, very easily. It doesn't matter how much or how little I was it, I still have the same problem. I've tried washing it every day, every other day, even just 2 or 3 times per week. I've tried different shampoos, dry shampoos, other treatments… Continue reading I Covered My Hair in Blue: Elvive Extraordinary Clay Masque Review