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Today I am introducing you to what will be another frequent feature, the Brand Profile. This idea came to me while I was in the USA last year. I was having so much fun shopping up a storm for products I know and loved, or products from brands I know and loved, but found myself almost in tears when trying to decide if I should buy products I have NEVER heard of. This anguish inspired me to make a very long list of brands to discover. Continue Reading

For many years I shied away from using foundation. There were many reasons but it all came back to the same thing that turns all women off buying it. It feels to cakey, it makes me look worse than without foundation, I can’t find my colour, it smells ….. etc. Honestly, the list of excuses were never ending.

Back in May, when I really started focusing on The Plastic Diaries full time, I had a horrible nightmare that involved me being invited to a lovely event, only to have gone with no foundation on and every well manicured beauty editor pointing and laughing at me. Continue Reading

I love Sephora. If you didn’t already know then you must be new to my blog (Welcome!). So, yes, I love Sephora ……. However, they are a bloody pain in my backside. I know I have said this a million times but would it kill them to accept International Credit Cards, and if they are feeling generous, maybe offer International Shipping?

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Best New Beauty September 2017 beauty products

Wow, guys. This month is absolute madness in the beauty launch calendar. The best new beauty September launches have come in strong from the likes of Fenty Beauty, Too Faced, St Tropez, Nip + Fab, Katy Perry and more.

Discover the best of the best new beauty products with my Best New Beauty September round-up. Continue Reading

Holster Certified Vegan Rose Gold Sneakers

Super cute shoes are now available for everyone, even vegans! You’ve probably seen me rave about metallic sneakers on social media and the reason I’m so excited about it now is because Holster certified vegan status confirms their cute metallic shoes as vegan!

Holster Shoes has gained vegan certification from The Vegan Society and PETA, but why is this such big news? Read on to find out!  Continue Reading

Best New Beauty August 2017 beauty products

The seasons are changing and with it comes a new wave of delightful beauty releases. The best new beauty launches this month from Nude by Nature, CND, Lancôme, Models Own and more has us transitioning from Summer and Winter and opening our arms to embrace Spring and Fall. Discover these new beauty products with my Best New Beauty August round-up. Continue Reading

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