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Beauty Haul

Hey guys, hope your all ok.

So over the past few weeks, although it is coming up to christmas I thought I deserved a few treats of my own.

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When I had a week off me and my boyfriend took a trip to Cardiff city centre & Westfield London and these are a few things I bought:

Collection Contour Kit Highlight & Sculpt

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To be honest, I didn’t really jump on the contour bandwagon simply because I couldn’t contour! But with a lot of practise I’m kind of getting it!

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I mainly got this kit for the highlight as it is such a beautiful colour. The contour colour is a bit dark for me but I think with plenty of blending it should be ok! This is currently on offer in Boots for £3.99 RRP £4.19.

Next is the Collection #BlushAndGlow

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Yes this is another contour kit basically! But I liked this as it has a matte and shimmering blush.

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As it has blush, highlight and contour all it one it is very handy for travelling! This is also currently on offer at Boots for £3.99 RRP £4.99.

This is the Collection speedy highlighter (yes another highlighter! I’m obsessed ok?)

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This is so easy for if your in a rush lightly rub this on the tops of your cheeks for a light glow. Obviously if you want a more intense highlight, rub a bit more!

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I would say this is a slightly pink highlighter with gold in it but I find this blends better with my blush. This is £3.99 in Superdrug, unfortunately it is sold out online so I would recommend going into store if your after one.

So I got myself some new brushes! Who doesn’t love getting new makeup brushes right?

I got the Real Techniques Powder Brush and Sculpting Brush.

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I know, why wouldn’t I have these in my collection already? but when I saw these reduced in Asda I thought I would pick them up! They were around £6 when I picked them up but I would check your local Asda if your looking at getting them.

The sculpting brush has really helped with my contour game!

So Boots had a 3 for 2 deal on hence the 2 collection sculpting kits so I had to get something else! I would love various Bourjois products but I have never tried their blushes! I got 74 Rose Ambre.

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I would recommend using the smallest, lightest amount if you get this colour as it is quite dark.

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I do love the fact that these come with little blush brushes as well, definitely makes it easier to travel as well! Also that it comes with a little mirror as well.

I also picked up The Body Shop’s Drops of Youth Bouncy Sleeping Mask.

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I have honestly wanted this ever since Zoella mentioned it on her youtube channel but I always thought that £24 was a lot for a skincare product! But with some extra money I had I took the plunge and bought it.

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It does come with a little spatula to help apply it. I feel this does help with the amount of product I apply to my face & as it says in the name this product literally is “bouncy”.

Honestly I do like this product, it does make my skin feel a lot better the next day. Not sure if it is something I would use every day but definitely every 2-3 days to keep my skin refreshed & healthy especially during these winter months!

Last but not means least the Make Up For Ever skin equalising smoothing primer.

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When Make Up For Ever was released in the UK, was I the only person who went a bit nuts? Yeah? ok then…

But watching a lot of American Youtubers and not being able to get a product they may use is annoying & since our Debenhams here in Cardiff don’t stock Make Up For Ever in store, when I went to Westfield & saw the stand I knew I just had to have a look!

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I decided to pick up the smoothing primer. Nicole Guerriero is always using this primer so I thought I would give it a go. I have used this everyday since getting it and I do find that my makeup lasts a lot longer. I think this was around £25 and they do have all sorts of primer depending on your needs and skin colour so I would definitely look into them if your looking for a good primer!

Well guys that’s my beauty haul done for now!

Have your tried any of these products? What were your thoughts?
Let me know in the comments!

Love

Paigex

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