2 bargain Christmas beauty gifts you need in your life

As the last few weeks before Christmas quickly fizzle away, you may be one of those students who has left their Christmas shopping to the last minute. Let’s be honest, we’ve all been there. Even though you’re probably looking forward to going home, being reunited with family and friends, and eating proper meals again, the stress of finding gifts for your loved ones on a student budget can leave you feeling a bit deflated before the holiday season. To lend a helping hand, we’ve reviewed two of our favourite Christmas beauty gifts on the market at the minute, that won’t…

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Christmas Advent Calendars 2016

 FoodWhat’s not to love about food calendars? You know exactly where you stand and they never cost the moon. Whether you’re a £2 Pokeman chocolate lover or fancy something a little fancier – Thorntons and Lindt are good places to try – you won’t break the bank and you’re guaranteed a smile on your face every morning. You can even get one for your pets! LifestyleFancy something a little different? Why not try a lifestyle calendar. From candles to scents, many companies are stepping away from the traditional advent calendars to give you what you want. Why not try one form…

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University Beauty Must-Haves

Have a make-up deep clean and go back to basics with these beauty essentials. We can guarantee that you will need them during those early uni mornings!Cotton BudsCotton Buds are a god send when it comes to having to apply your eye makeup in a hurry. We all know that eyeliner can be a pain on the best of days and so when applied in a hurry, you can bet your bottom dollar that mistakes will be made. A simple cotton bud can work miracles. Just sweep under the eye to completely remove makeup or wet the ends to smudge….

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BEAUTY ON A BUDGET – THE SEVENTEEN EDITION

We all know that being a student is hard work. We also know that it is expensive. Why purchase overpriced products when you can invest in affordable items that are just as great, possibly even better? I have taken a look at one of the most readily available brands and put it to the test. SEVENTEEN passed the test with flying colours. SEVENTEEN have just released a new concealer, perfect for those early lectures or late nights with friends. The SEVENTEEN Skin Wow Concealer is the ideal product for the budget conscious student. It is the exact product that every makeup bag needs. It…

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Flint+Flint = skin that’s mint!

When I received these skincare goodies from Flint+Flint via Student Wire HQ, I was so excited. I’ve always been a firm believer that looking after your skin properly is super important. A good regime will ensure you always look brighter after those big nights out, and will put a pause on aging when the time comes! For all of you glamorous beings out there who wont settle for your basic soap and flannel, Flint+Flint is definitely high end, but without the Oxford Street price tag. When I opened the sleek package, I was thrilled to see a lip product inside….

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