Makeup Bag Musings

Whats in my makeup bag on the go makeup Nars Deep Throat blush Nars Tzigane lipstick Benefit eyeshadow YSL Glossy Stain #7 Corail Aquatique Kiehl's Ultra Facial Moisturiser Intense Hydration Supergoop Sunscreen Supergoop Mint lip balm Clarins Instant eye makeup remover Laura Mercier Lipgloss in Blush Chanel eye liner in espresso Urban Decay primer potion Tweezerman Nail file Tweezerman mini slant tweezer Original and Mineral Frizzy Logic Jo Malone Blush Suede and Peony

This what you see is actually everything just dumped on the table to be pictured; it rolled, turned and set itself in a way I couldn’t have done as neatly if I had planned. One of those days! I thought I’d literally just empty my rather stuffed makeup bag and chat about the contents.. really just that.

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Allergies, Flu and Citrus-y Skincare

Sickness Skincare Skincare with Vitamin C Tata Harper Refreshing Cleanser REN Radiance Perfection Serum Clarins Blue Orchid Facial Oil Pai Copaiba Deep Cleanse AHA Mask

As I write this I am tucked away in layers of quilt with a hot cup of tea and a pack of tissues trying to make sense of this abominable state of my ENT. Yes I am sick, inspite of all my efforts to keep myself protected and distanced from all pollens and allergens currently inhabiting the air around me, aaand knowing pretty well that ice cream from a street vendor almost never goes down well, I still ate one (in a moment of weakness.. ) on a rainy night.. and here I am sniffing my way through the typing!

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The Sunscreen Dilemma

Sunscreen review Clarins UV Plus HP SPF 40 sunscreen La Roche Posay Anthelios Ultra Light SPF 50+ fluide La Roche Posay Anthelios XL Gel-Creme SPF 50+ Supergoop City Sunscreen Serum Supergoop Everyday Sunscreen SPF 50 Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry Touch Sunblock SPF 50

Its such beautiful weather outside right now, far far away from the hot sunny sweaty weather we had till yesterday which got me rethinking about the SPFs I had been slathering on and whether they were doing anything to protect my skin from such torture? Now that I have my pictures taken and the theme for the post sorted I think I should go on with it!

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Live, Work, Blog – Repeat

Lifestyle Blogging Health and Beauty the conscience fund blog

While nothing beats an agenda-less, no pressure, perpetually-on-holiday kinda lifestyle, for those less fortunate its a struggle to find “fun” in things which couldn’t be further from it. I wish I had some sort of super power to swish through my days and find myself at the top of my To-Do list each time but, what would life be without the little rocks it throws our way?

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Oskia’s Renaissance Mask & Why I Love It

Oskia Renaissance Mask review Best of Oskia skincare best AHA mask for sensitive skin

I have an unending, insatiable appetite for all kinds of skincare products and irrespective of my already large stash stowed away under the bed and hidden behind vaults, I still find it verry hard to look away when someone mentions something *new*. It just feels rude to not pay attention..

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