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Best make-up for dry skin

For years I had oily skin and then combination. However, for the past year my skin has been dry. This means that I have had to not only change my skincare routine, but also my make-up preferences and application methods. If you have dry skin like me then make-up can look patchy in areas and …

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Make-up trends that need to die

*Disclaimer* before I start I just want to say that, at the end of the day, it’s just make-up and you wash it off. Many make-up fanatics can get a bit… hostile and defensive when someone says something that they don’t agree with. So if you do enjoy the following beauty trends then fine. This …

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Skincare series: Low maintenance skincare for men

I personally don’t know many men that have a huge interest in skincare. Why? There are two main reasons: 1) They can’t be bothered 2) They think skincare is too “girly” First of all, taking care of your skin isn’t “girly” and doesn’t make you less of a man. I really don’t understand why caring …

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Skincare Routine for Busy Lifestyles

It’s quite easy to forgo a good skincare routine when we’re busy, but the stress of a busy lifestyle will have a negative effect on our skin. Spots, dry skin, dark circles, lack-lustre skin, wrinkles… These can be (for the most part) prevented or delayed by looking after the largest organ – your skin! I …

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Skincare series: Dry skin survival kit

It’s time for the second article in my skincare series and today we will be tackling common issues with dry skin. I had oily skin throughout my teens and then, from the age of 21 (I’m 23 in a couple of months), my skin started getting drier. It’s even worse during the winter. I have …

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