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What to Buy from MAC

What to Buy from MAC

I’ve had a lot of conversations with readers and fellow beauty bloggers recently about where MAC fits into a market that is now so saturated with affordable (and not-so-affordable) high-quality makeup. There is no question that the brand was an industry trailblazer for many years and was the first choice for professional makeup artists and amateur beauty buffs alike. However, as the world of makeup and skincare has exploded in recent times, their offering has become less competitive and more expensive, which made me think: well, what is worth buying from MAC? It’s not really a question of quality or…

Camilla’s Top 10 Holy Grail Items

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I feel like I am living out of Country Road tog bag at the moment – between my flat, my boyfriend’s house and weekends away, I feel like I am constantly packing and unpacking. Thankfully, putting together my makeup/hair/toiletry bags for the next morning/weekend are often the easiest part because the basics are always the same. These basics are my Holy Grail items – the ones I never leave behind and the ones I always repurchase. It was actually surprisingly difficult to narrow it down to 10, so I have included 5 honourary mentions too – although not the loves of…

Summer Holiday Make-Up: What To Pack

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I am taking a lot of make-up with me on this holiday, but I would like to place on record that the reason for this is because I am in charge of doing Jules’ make-up on her wedding day and I would rather be over-prepared than under-prepared. Under normal circumstances I would hardly take anything – tinted moistuirser, mascara, blush and a lipstick, max. I never wear make-up on the beach and I can’t stand traipsing around a scorching hot city with a full face on – it makes me feel claustrophobic. But, be that as it may, these are…

Youth Day Five Product Face

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Happy belated Youth Day beauties! We hope you are making the most of this well-deserved day off and that you’re huddled up somewhere cosy with your loved ones. If you’re anything like me, on days like these you don’t want to spend ages putting your face on, but you still want to look pretty and fresh. Here is my simple, speedy solution: The Five Product Face. Bourjois Healthy Mix Gel Serum Foundation: Gives you a lovely glow with light-to-medium coverage – great for evening out your skin tone and making you look youthful and fresh. MAC Eye Brow Pencil in…