Sephora/Body Shop Haul

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I was in Mexico for Spring Break and had midterms in the days beforehand hence my lack of posts in the last week or so. To make it up to you, I have plenty of posts about hauls, reviews and makeup looks to come.

The day before I left for Mexico, I treated myself to a ‘little’ haul in Sephora and The Body Shop.

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How to Make Blue Eyes Pop

When choosing the appropriate shades for your eye colour it’s best to consult a colour wheel like the one below. The colours opposite your eye colour will work best to enhance it.
For blue eyes, you should aim to use mainly orange and browns colours with red or yellow undertones.
If you are feeling brave, there’s nothing to stop you trying maroon, blue or navy shades. Just be aware that some blues can wash out your eye colour rather than enhance it.

Beauty and the Beach: 5 Spring Break Looks

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Between the dieting, the shopping, the waxing and grooming we make every effort to look good for the holidays. The problem remains, the beach is not a makeup friendly environment. If like me, you fear being caught sans makeup in all your holiday snapshots, fear not. I have found 5 makeup options that are minimalist and beach appropriate.

My advice is the same for all these looks; work with what you have and be sure it won’t melt off you during the day.

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Create the Perfect Smokey Eye

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5 Tricks to Get You Started

  • Whether you’re using vibrant colours or the traditional neutral shades, one rule applies to all – blend! Smokey eye makeup can still be dramatic without being harsh, so blend out the darkest shades.
  • The trick to getting the best gradient is to build layers. It takes longer but the softer, sultry end result is worth it.

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