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Posted by on Aug 2, 2013 in Makeup, Skincare | 4 comments

Coola – Mineral Sunscreen Rose Essence Tinted Moisturiser SPF20

Coola – Mineral Sunscreen Rose Essence Tinted Moisturiser SPF20

This Coola Mineral Sunscreen Rose Essence Tinted Moisturiser SPF 20 was in my July Glossybox. I was rather disappointed with the small 7ml size tube as I don’t really feel it is enough to get a good feel for the product, but given the recent sunny weather and the fact that I always like to protect my face from the sun this was a great product for me. If you haven’t heard of Coola before they are an innovative sun protection brand whose products are 97% certified organic and manufactured using solar power. Their mineral sunscreens have a Titanium Dioxide based formula which is perfect for those who are sensitive to Zinc which is found in many off-the-shelf suncreams. This Tinted Moisturiser is fairly thin and liquid-y, making it easy to apply and blend on the skin. It comes out of the tube rather orange, but once it is applied to the skin it just gives a very fine coverage with a light hint of colour – fine for...

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Posted by on Jul 22, 2013 in Haircare, Nails & Nail Art, Skincare | 0 comments

Glossybox – July 2013

Glossybox – July 2013

Here it is! My July Glossybox! The theme of this one is Seaside Splash, and they are all products suitable for a seaside getaway. I’m not too keen on the turquoise and orange seaside-themed box, it’s not as pretty as the usual Glossyboxes, but there is a good selection of products inside – albeit small ones! Here is what I got in my July Glossybox… My first and favourite product is a full-size Ciate Paint Pots nail varnish in a lovely nude pinky-beige colour called Pocket Money which retails at around £9. I’ve never tried Ciate products before although I have been reading a lot about them recently, and I just love the little bow on the front which makes this bottle stand out from other nail paints. Looks like it would make a perfect base colour for nail art too! The second product is a full-size 100ml Spray Misty For Me Facial Spritz from Anatomicals which retails at £6. I’ve never tried a face spritz before but it’s definitely the...

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