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Am I glad I stopped the madness and finally got Chanel Palette Essentielle in Beige Medium? For more than a year, I kept hemming and hawing and putting this palette in my online shopping cart, removing it, then exhaustively reading reviews. Yet, I wasted no time in getting one of its many cousins, the Summer…

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Here’s another quick one sharing all the newest additions to my makeup bag that I’ve been using on a loop. After being on a no-buy for a bit, I wanted to add in items that made sense and filled in some of the ‘blanks’ in my stash. The additions cover everything from lipstick to nail…

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How could I neglect to post a review about Chanel’s Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme Lipstick? The realisation hit whilst having a rummage through all the bits lying around the room, so let’s jump right in for a targeted review to help you decide whether or not you need it. Chanel introduced Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme…

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Chanel’s Huile de Jasmin was originally created in 1927, to be used when Madame (Chanel) did her facial massages. Chanel believed in living well, eating well, being athletic and maintaining a sharp mind. She also believed that beauty should extend to every aspect of a person’s existence, including one’s surroundings, an ethos I can certainly get…

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Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua has been around since 2011 and there’s plenty of good reasons that it has maintained a space on countless best-of lists. I purchased my first bottle a couple of years ago and although I’ve used many other foundations since that time, returning to Vitalumiere Aqua is always inevitable. Not long ago, Chanel extended…

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