Jerome Alexander Magic Minerals Bronzer

Tired of carrying around a million beauty products in your bag? The Jerome Alexander Magic Minerals Bronzer is the perfect makeup revelation. With a bronzer, blush, eye shadow and lipstick all in one, the need to touch up your makeup can now be done with one product.Jerome Alexander is an international beauty authority, a celebrated make-up artist and an innovator who is proudly celebrating over 40 years of creating beauty products. His new compact contains four caramelised matte shades which, when blended together, will match virtually every complexion, skin tone or season and will always give a natural radiant glow.The compact is initially…

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The Chemicals behind the Cosmetics

The shampoo; the lipstick and the perfume you sprayed on as you quickly rushed out the door: products you would never guess were dangerous.Across the globe, cosmetic producers are placing carcinogens like anti-fungi chemicals, hormone disrupting chemicals, lead and mercury amongst others into our cosmetics for various reasons causing a variety of different health issues to come to the forefront.Although there are strict chemical regulations within the UK a few chemicals that are placed in our cosmetics are questionable. When I spoke to chemicals and research manager of Breast Cancer UK, Dr. Margaret Wexler, she explained: “In the UK makeup…

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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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Winter beauty trends

Keep up with the latest fashion this winter by being up-to-date with the current beauty trends! This winter it’s all about berry and burgundy lips with neutral eyes. The reason for this contrast is because the lips are the centre-piece of this season and eyes should not draw attention away from the lips An amazing palette to keep the eyes neutral with and that is student friendly is MUA’s new matte palette in ‘Ever After’. I’m totally in LOVE with this palette, costing only £4 for 10 amazing colours, it can help you achieve a soft and simple day time…

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The 5 Beauty Products Round Up

  As a student you have to decide where you want to save or splurge your money. If like me you can’t go into Boots without buying something, then beauty products are probably where a lot of your money goes. Here are my top product picks – for all budgets.    Foundation Foundation can be difficult to get right but find the right one and you’re sorted. MAC and Bobbi Brown are renowned for having shades to match any skin tone and colour, but they can be on the pricey side. If you’re really pale or really dark, they might be…

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