Finishing off a beauty product – or seven – is always a bittersweet experience. On the one hand, I”m usually at least a little bit sad to have finished it (otherwise I probably wouldn’t have bothered polishing it off, to be honest), and on the other, I’m thrilled to have actually reached the end of …

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As G will no doubt delight in telling you, I can be a bit of a control freak sometimes… on occasion (ok, ok, all the time). And at times it’s become a bit much to be honest. Particularly when I moved over to the US; while on the surface I felt fine and was having …

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Holy guacamole, where has 2014 gone?! It’s been a ruddy amazing year – full of exciting activities, big life changes (hello New York!) and a whole heap of superb memories. Beauty product-wise, I feel like I’ve really found my true sense of style as far as skincare and make-up goes and I’ve been loving finding all …

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Another day, another beauty slim-down. That’s right ladies and gentlemen, it wasn’t just my nail polish collection that took a hit during my move to the Big Apple, even my cleansers had to be culled. Sob. Now this may not seem like a slimmed-down selection to you – five cleansers?! I hear you ask – but believe me …

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I’ve spoken about my ongoing struggle with blemishes many a time now; it’s probably my biggest beauty woe and one which has been bugging me for many a year now. But in recent weeks, I’ve reached a bit of a happy state with my skin – and with my skincare – and wanted to share with you …

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My skincare routine has changed pretty radically over the past few years. From those (admittedly awful) days of just using facewipes and nothing else – I KNOW – to a slightly more impressive cleanse, tone, moisturise structure and then on to what I’m working with today which is decidedly more complex but also really ruddy wonderful on …

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* ole henriksen pure truth melting cleanser // £24 * I’m coming at you today with yet another Caroline Hirons-inspired purchase which arrived on my desk yesterday morning. And while I haven’t had a huge amount of time to try and test this out, I couldn’t resist the chance to share with you all my initial thoughts, having …

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Hello my name is Charlie and I am a beauty shopping addict. Hello Charlie. All jokes aside, in addition to all of the amazing things that I did and saw in New York – which will soon be featuring in my first every vlog. Just as soon as I can get my head round the editing! – …

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Travelling can be a bit of a nightmare when it comes to your skincare routine – when you use as many products as I do, packing it all just seems silly. Particularly when weight restrictions are so darn strict these days. But I think I’ve managed to whittle down my travel skincare to the bare essentials which …

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* ole henriksen truth to go wipes x 10 £6 * One of the main skincare rules that I’ve managed to abide by without fail since my university days is steering completely clear of face wipes. I’ll be the first to admit that I relied on them far too heavily back in the day and …

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