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September 2013

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My Mani Is Killin’ It In Essie For The Twill Of It

Oh, goody! Another butterfly pretty duochrome polish! I’ve become a huge fan of colour shifting pretty polishes since I feel down the rabbit hole with Chanel Le Vernis Azuré. I feel like a magpie tracking pretty sparkly things and literally…

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Get Skinceuticals AOX + Eye Gel Antioxidant And Wake Up Those Eyes!

I just LOVE getting to try a product that a) delivers what it promises and b) shows visible results I can actually quantify. Skinceuticals AOX + Eye Gel promises to fight fatigue, photoaging (caused by sun damage) and the appearance of…

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My Jenny Bird Dionysus Ring Is Definitely Gorgeous & Probably Magic

I am kind of obsessed with the Jennybird jewellery line. I have a lovely little stash that I will share here soon, but I just had to show you my new ring! It is a heavy silver coin with a…

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Chanel Le Vernis Vertigo – The Black Leather Jacket Of Nail Polish

Well, the weather is getting cooler, so I’ve been busting out my favourite cool weather things. Shoes with closed toes (eek), long sleeved things, sweaters, and more importantly, my darker vampy nail polishes and my beloved vintage leather jacket. So…

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Kissable Lips With Polysporin Lip Health™ Duo

My name is Jane and I am a lip balm addict. No, not addicted because I can’t live without it (pretty sure that is a beauty myth I should dispel in the future), I’m addicted because I love so many…

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Hot Nail Polish – Bright And Colourful Is The New Neutral

These are just a few of the colours in my present rotation. I love how shades like OPI Eurso Euro (which is basically the exact colour of Bic Pen ink!) and Essie Turquoise & Caicos feel so easy to wear,…

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Floris Rose Geranium, Marilyn Monroe’s Other Perfume

Marilyn Monroe is famously known for wearing Chanel No5, ‘What do I wear in bed? Why, Chanel No. 5, of course.’ Maybe she had a deal with Chanel, who knows? Because it would seem that she also loved another perfume, and she…

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Nivea Soft Cream, And A Giles Deacon Collectible

In my house, beauty products fight for a position on my bedside table. The ones that win are often the ones that look good as well as perform well. Case in point – my new jar of Nivea Soft, which…

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Soft Hands, Gorgeous Nails & Tame Cuticles Can Be Yours

I have small hands, with small nails. More specifically, my “nail beds” are small. The nail bed is the area of skin under the nail, and if one has naturally long nail beds, their hands and nails look longer and…

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