Giving Your Look A Little Edge (Without Completely Reinventing Yourself)

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As important as it is to own and appreciate your own unique sense of beauty, the need to reinvent yourself every once in a while is perfectly natural and understandable. In our younger years, we’re afforded the freedom experiment with ways of defining our personalities and character through our appearance. As a result, by the time we hit our twenties many of us have experimented with being goths, hipsters, alt girls, punks or any of the other transient subcultures that we fall into in our youth as we struggle to define ourselves by our clothes, our hairstyles and our definitions of beauty. As we get older, however, and accumulate responsibilities, time and necessity can dull the edge of our look. We start dressing with function and comfort in mind, rather than thinking about how our clothing says “This is me!” to the world around us.

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The Beauty Edit || March 2018

It’s been a while since we had a beauty edit….too long in fact. My empties box is overflowing with the stuff that has been tried and tested in the name of science! But are all these products up to scratch? Are you spending your hard earned money on the right stuff? Read on for some info and inspo…..

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Appreciating Your Own Beauty Every Single Day

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It’s important to appreciate your own beauty every day. There are many reasons for this. One is that it helps you accept your flaws and feel confident in your virtues. It makes you more whole and complete. It also helps you ward against insecurity, because when you know who you are in the most intimate sense, you don’t care what other people think of you.

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Glossy Box Unboxing || January 2018

Glossybox unboxing january 2018

January was a nightmare of a month, am I right? I was hit by so many bills (hey there TV Licence) that I couldn’t afford to get a Glossy Box until the month was nearly over. It sucked and I’m not happy about it. But, because I am the super resourceful person that I am, I was able to pull myself together and got one before the month was over.

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Glossy Box Unboxing || December 2017

Ding dong merriment and sigh! That’s the words, right? This month Glossy Box UK has gotten into the Christmas spirit with Dusty Boy to bring us some festive cheer! So break out the mince pies and get ready for Christmas!

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Glossy Box Unboxing || November 2017

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Glossy Box is back again for November with more products and inspiration. This month, it’s all about the Danish life concept Hygge and little luxuries! What’s Hygge you ask? It’s the Danish word for that cosy feeling.

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Can you dupe a guru? || Beauty dupe challenge

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I love make-up and smelly stuff. But it can be really expensive. I’ve been at this for a while now so I’m kind of a “guru”, whatever that is. So can some cheaper products pass as the perfect beauty dupes?

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Monthly Favourites || October 2017

Monthly favourites is that time when we have a look at some of the lovely things that I find. This month we have books, beauty stuff, and stuff to make you feel safe.

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Glossy Box Unboxing || October 2017

Glossy Box Unboxing

Glossy Box is my monthly beauty box of choice, and it’s not difficult to see why. Every month, the box is packed with plenty of treats. For October, things have been shaken up with the battle between unicorns and mermaids. What mystical side will you be on?

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Get Gorgeous Now || Beauty Secrets

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Get gorgeous now with some of the best beauty secrets. Need help with roots? Easy. Cracked heels? Sorted. Just have a look at this handy infographic for the best advice for your beauty needs.

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