Nailbox: The Monthly Nail Subscription Box*

I'm a bit of a hoarder when it comes to nail polishes and I had to drastically cut down my collection when I moved a few months back. Since we've moved into summer I have noticed that when I had a clear out I seemed to favour the autumnal and winter colours, leaving me with not very many summer ready ones! When I was contacted by Nailbox.co.uk to see if I wanted to check out their monthly subscription box with the festival edition I jumped on it - it was bound to be full of summer ready nail goodness!

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Nip + Fab Glycolic Scrub Fix

I'm not particularly loyal when it comes to skincare - everything I try is either rubbish or great, but not 'holy grail'. So often when I finish something up I'll opt for something new to replace it. This particular browse of the shelves saw me at the Nip + Fab stand - a brand that I can't remember ever trying but have always heard good things about. Having a little sniff of this grapefruit scented product (and seeing the 1/3 off offer) I popped it in my basket.

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Reflections: Turning 24

I looked on my Timehop this week and it told me that that day was three years since my graduation day, and two years since the first time I came to Nottingham to visit Ali (and therefore our first date!) It got me thinking about how much your life can change in what is ultimately a short period of time. It does feel like a lifetime ago since I accepted my degree in the Great Hall at Leeds University, and in some ways it is. Since then I've embarked on a whole new chapter of my life, full of different people to then.


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Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation

Now, I know I talk extensively about having combination/dry skin and this foundation is labelled as 'normal to oily', but I love all things matte. After falling in love with the Maybelline Fit Me Concealer I wanted to give the Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation a go just in case. And that's the beauty of high street make up - I haven't dropped £30 on something that might not work! 

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