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Posted by on Jan 17, 2014 in Nails & Nail Art | 0 comments

Elegant Touch – Rapid Dry For Nails

Elegant Touch – Rapid Dry For Nails

I received this Rapid Dry For Nails in my November Glossybox and I first tried it out on New Years Eve, when (as usual) I had left it until the last minute to apply my nail varnish and I needed it to dry so that I could put my coat on and leave the house. Elegant Touch claim that Rapid Dry For Nails dries nail polish in 60 seconds, and I was really hoping this was true! It’s a really easy product to use, you just spray a fine mist over freshly painted nails – holding the can around 10cms from your nails. It reminded me a bit of a dry oil spray as it left my fingers looking nice and soft and shiny as if I had just applied handcream. A few minutes after applying the spray my nails did start to look rather dull, but this was just the effect of the Rapid Dry spray forming tiny drops of condensation on my nails, and this easily washed...

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Posted by on Nov 18, 2013 in Makeup, Skincare | 1 comment

Glossybox – November 2013

Glossybox – November 2013

The theme of this month’s Glossybox is ‘The Glossy Wishlist’, I think the idea is that these are products you might want to add to your Christmas list (although if you’ve just received them in your Glossybox then there’s no need!). There are four full-sized products this month which is great, although in my opinion the choices aren’t particularly luxurious, and another Glossybox magazine too… So, now onto the products…. The first product is a full-sized Cocoa & Pistachio Nut Hand Cream from Yves Rocher. I tried this out as soon as I opened my Glossybox and it has a lovely rich, creamy scent perfect for Winter. It’s pretty much a budget product though and is priced at £1.95 for a 75ml tube. The next product is a full-sized tube of Dry Skin Exfoliator from footcare specialists Scholl. I’m not generally into footcare products and this certainly isn’t the luxurious sort of beauty product I would be adding to my Christmas list! I would have perhaps expected to see...

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