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Marc Jacobs Coconut Collection

When I think about skincare ingredients coconut isn’t the first one that comes to mind. Marc Jacobs latest skincare collection is not just inspired by coconut, it’s the main ingredient. Up to five forms of coconut make these products super hydrating and conditioning and leave the skin looking radiant.

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Limited Edition Beauty

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Limited edition and exclusive are key words for me when it comes to shopping. I also enjoy a good deal, and since beauty products very rarely get marked down the end of the year is prime to shop. My favourites include Urban Decay’s Vice lipstick palette and Ortigia Sicilia’s hand cream and perfume oil,

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Tweezerman Eyelash Curler

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When it comes to eyelash curlers I am obsessed with my Shu Uemura curler. However I’m always up for trying something new. The ProMaster curler works best on deep set or almond eyes, the opening is wider than the ProCurl which is designed for round eyes.

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5 Favourite Lipsticks for Summer

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I have these lip colours on repeat now. A bright lipstick is often my go-to for a quick pulled together makeup look. Rouge d’Armani 401 punchy orangey red and semi matte texture. I recently tried the new Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips in Hot Emily. it’s more tangerine than my Armani shade and slightly more matte,

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Dr. Brandt Xtend Your Youth Eye & Face Cream

SSdrbrandt_xtend_your_youth My summer skin care regime now includes Dr.Brandt Xtend Your Youth products. Basically the name itself drew me in! I was in the market for an eye cream that I could use in the morning; something lightweight that would absorb quickly. I was happy to discover that while it does do all that,

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Pat McGrath Skin Fetish 003 Highlighter

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Pat McGrath broke the internet yesterday when her highly anticipated highlighter kits launched. I didn’t even bother trying to get my hands on them. However unlike her previous product launches these kits will be available at Sephora online and select locations May 10.

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Urban Decay Afterglow Highlighter

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You don’t need a heavy hand to get major shine with Urban Decay’s new Afterglow highlighter. The finely milled powder has an almost cream texture. Of the three colours I wear Sin (on the right) it looks like a pale beige in the compact but on,

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Charlotte Tilbury Magic Foundation

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I popped into the Charlotte Tilbury boutique in February when I was in London for the collections. I couldn’t wait any longer for the new foundation to launch in Canada (which it has now) I needed to see what it was all about. The sales associate quickly narrowed down the colour selection for me.

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Suva Beauty

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The Suva Beauty brand continues to grow with the addition of a few new makeup lovers must-haves. A couple of months ago I was invited to the Suva Beauty Head Quarters to check out where the creativity happens and get the inside scoop on the products from Shaina.

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4 of My Favourite Lip Balms

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The weather is cold and dry which is never the optimum environment for skin. Keep your lips hydrated and lock in moisture with any of these lip balms and your lips will thank you. These are my standbys because I’m actually allergic to a lot of different lip balms.

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