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Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Makeup | 4 comments

New make-up releases from MeMeMe Cosmetics

New make-up releases from MeMeMe Cosmetics

It’s only a couple of weeks ago that I reviewed a selection of eye and brow make-up from MeMeMe, today I bring you their new Lip Glide chubby pencil in English Rose. Available in 5 different shades Lip Glide is a long lasting, ultra-high pigment lip pencil with a matte-velvet finish. English Rose is a pretty rose mid-pink shade, I really like it as it’s not too bright or sugary. The colour feels soft and smooth on the lips, it’s not as sheer and glossy as I usually like, but it certainly doesn’t make the lips feel dry or wrinkled like some matt lipsticks can do after a couple of hours. You can see from the swatch image above that the finish is quite matt, and it is very highly pigmented, but being quite a natural shade of pink it doesn’t look too bright when it’s on the lips. I really like this lip colour, and being in a chubby pencil format it’s much easier to apply than a...

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Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in Bath & Body | 0 comments

Yardley – English Rose Deodorising Body Fragrance

Yardley – English Rose Deodorising Body Fragrance

You may have already read yesterday’s post in which I show off the goodies that I received in my Latest in Beauty Editor’s Picks collection box. I was truly impressed with the box and couldn’t wait to start trying out the products inside. The first item I have tried out is this English Rose Deodorising Body Fragrance from Yardley. Yardley is a longstanding and very traditional brand, in fact I have just been reading on their website that the House of Yardley was born in England in the mid-seventeenth century, during the reign of King Charles 1. Now there’s not many cosmetics brands that have been around that long! This Deodorising Body Fragrance has a light and refreshing spray with a very traditional strong smell of rose. Unfortunately rose isn’t one of my favourite fragrances and I find the fragrance of this product rather old fashioned and a bit overpowering. But if the scent of rose is one of your favourites then it would definitely be worth checking out...

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