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Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in Makeup | 2 comments

Let your make-up sparkle with StarGazer!

Let your make-up sparkle with StarGazer!

Just a really quick review today to tell you about these cute glittery products from StarGazer that I recently picked up. Last Christmas I spent loads of time researching glittery eyeshadow as I wanted something that would really sparkle and stand out – I didn’t end up buying anything as everything that I found was either not glittery enough or it was really expensive…. Fast forward to a few weeks ago when I was in Zest discount beauty store in York and I spotted these little StarGazer Glitter Shaker pots which cost just £3 each – just what I’d been looking for! The Glitter Shaker contains regular loose cosmetic-grade glitter, there are loads of colours and finishes available but I went for the silver colour as it goes with most things. You also need the StarGazer Glitter Fix Gel to make the glitter adhere to the skin. The Glitter Shaker has little sieve-like holes in the top so you can sprinkle out just as much as you want. I like to put...

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Posted by on May 14, 2015 in Bath & Body | 6 comments

Nip + Fab – Shimmer Leg Fix

Nip + Fab – Shimmer Leg Fix

  Where did our lovely sunny weather go? I’ve really missed it this past week, I needed it to try out this Shimmer Leg Fix* from Nip + Fab! I’ve never tried anything like this before, it’s like a cross between make-up for the legs and a temporary fake tan. The product itself is a slightly translucent pale golden gel with millions of tiny golden particles that shimmer when they catch the light. It has a pretty floral rose fragrance too, not overpowering, which makes it really pleasant to apply. You apply Shimmer Leg Fix to the legs (funnily enough) to give them a gentle golden glow, just apply a little to the hands then gently massage into the legs and feet. You don’t need to use a tanning mitt as it will just wash straight off the hands really easily. The effect is only really subtle, and rather difficult to catch on camera! I’ve swatched a little on my arm in the image above and haven’t rubbed it...

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