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Posted by on Jan 10, 2014 in Bath & Body, Makeup | 2 comments

Glossybox – December 2013

Glossybox – December 2013

December’s Glossybox came in a beautiful Christmas-themed red box (I will be re-using this for make-up storage) and the theme of the box was ‘Festive Treasures’. I have voiced my opinions before about Glossybox’s monthly themes, I think they let the whole thing down a bit as I often find that the products don’t really fit in with the theme very well, and this month was no exception. For Christmas time I would have liked to see more sparkle and glitz with jewel-like colours, and something really luxurious and pampering. When I opened my box there was a problem with the Seche Nail Lacquer inside so I had to contact Glossybox customer service to arrange for a replacement to be sent out. I have read bad reviews about the way that Glossybox deal with problems, however I have to say that the service I received was first class, and I must say a big thank you to Kayleigh for arranging to send out a replacement so quickly. Apologies for...

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Posted by on Sep 14, 2013 in Makeup | 0 comments

Beautiful Movements – Prime & Create Mixing Medium and Concealer Powder

Beautiful Movements – Prime & Create Mixing Medium and Concealer Powder

I first came across Beautiful Movements cosmetics when I received a small sample of their Prime & Create Mixing Medium in my May Glossybox. After doing a bit of research on the brand I found that they used to be known as BM Beauty and that one of their co-founders is stunning ex-Pussycat Doll Kimberley Wyatt. Beautiful Movements are a natural cosmetic brand and their products are free from parabens, animal products, synthetic dyes & fragrances, neither are they tested on animals. Within this post I am reviewing two products – Prime & Create Mixing Medium* and Concealer Powder in shade ‘Be Gone’*. Prime & Create Mixing Medium is a fairly new product and it has 2 main uses – it can be used as a primer to help make-up stay put, or used as a mixing medium to blend with Beautiful Movements range of mineral make-up powders. It can be mixed with mineral and concealer powders for matte finish maximum coverage, with powder blushers and bronzers to create...

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Posted by on Aug 27, 2013 in Makeup | 0 comments

Coming soon… review of Beautiful Movements Prime & Create

Coming soon… review of Beautiful Movements Prime & Create

This is a sneak preview of a review that will be coming soon… Beautiful Movements Cosmetics, who offer a 100% natural and cruelty-free range of mineral cosmetics, have just launched their new Prime & Create primer mixing medium. As regular readers will know I am a big fan of natural skincare and mineral cosmetics, and I will soon be reviewing this new product which has 2 distinct uses – as a primer to help secure foundation all day and as a mixing medium that transforms Beautiful Movements Cosmetics’ powdered mineral products into cream foundations, blushers, liquid eyeliners and eyeshadows. Keep an eye out over the next week or so for my full review of Prime & Create from Beautiful Movements Cosmetics. The full range of natural mineral cosmetics from Beautiful Movements can be viewed at their website. To keep up to date with new product launches why not follow Beauty Best Friend at...

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