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I've started to really enjoy skincare, and trying out new products and combinations. It's something I feel I can get on board with, as I am a bit crap at make-up, lets be honest here. Check out my previous 'heroes' posts with my - Everyday Make Up Heroes and End of the Day Heroes editions. 

ThisWorks Charcoal and Brightening Face Mask

I've read about how good charcoal is for blemished skin many times, and one of my housemates has the Origins Charcoal mask so I thought I'd go on a hunt for a cheaper alternative to try out. The brightening vitamin C mask is another Origins dupe. Both are great for when I'm feeling run down.  

Simple Sun-Kissed Moisture Cream

Keeping my face moisturised has been a recent revelation of mine, it's doing it wonders. This little addition allows me to keep up my tan, without damaging to my skin with UV. Win win!

Boots Botanicals Brightening Balm

This adds such an great subtle glow, it's hydrating too but not greasy or overly oily for my normal/combination skin. I like to add it under my make up for a natural glowy look. 

Boots Essentials Under Eye Gel

I have very tired eyes. If I've had a bad nights sleep my eyes will always give me away. This gel is literally £1.99 and the most amazing £1.99 I think I've ever spent. Okay, okay, it's not some miracle cure to under eye bags, but it does a bloody good job for the price of it. 


ellie x



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