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What’s on my face #3

I started off this morning thinking that it might be a good idea to try out my new La Roche-Posay Anthelios XL BB Cream as it's the weekend and I could get away with a bare faced look as I won't be in the office. Then I got to thinking maybe I could try out… Continue reading What’s on my face #3

Collection Lasting Perfection Concealer
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Concealer Comparison – Collection Lasting Perfection vs Bourjois Healthy Mix Concealer

I don't really need concealer that often - I don't get too many spots but occasionally I like to brighten my under-eye area. There's a lot of hype about the NARS concealer but whilst I hold the brand in the highest esteem I didn't feel it was worth investing too much in a product that… Continue reading Concealer Comparison – Collection Lasting Perfection vs Bourjois Healthy Mix Concealer

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What’s on my face? Take 2

It's been a while since I've posted about the products I use daily. Here's an updated list. Some of the products are the same but I've found some new favourites along the way. Oh and by the way I'm not wearing all these products in the pic. This is just to remind you what my… Continue reading What’s on my face? Take 2

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November’s Top 10 Posts on Strand On Beauty

I always find it really interesting to see how the things you like to read change over time and how somethings are just always popular. In reverse order as usual here are the top 10 things that you've been liking this month on Strand on Beauty. 10. Review – Vichy Aqualia Thermal Serum This is one of… Continue reading November’s Top 10 Posts on Strand On Beauty

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Under the Influence

I've always thought of myself as a bit different from your average beauty blogger. Aside from the obvious age difference (most bloggers are 30-40 years younger than me!) I've never bought products "for the blog" or to complete a collection or bought something just because someone else says I should. My normal rules are that… Continue reading Under the Influence