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Glossybox May 2014 - Superdrug Collabaration

There's nothing better than going home for lunch and seeing that the postman has delivered a parcel. This month, Glossybox have teamed up with Superdrug to celebrate 50 years of them being a beauty retailer.  So, let's see what's inside... I Love Cosmetics Strawberries & Milkshake Shimmer & Shine Lip Gloss £1.29 FULL SIZE This isn't something I would've chosen myself but I like strawberry flavouring and it's a cute colour so i'll add it to my collection. Rimmel London Scandaleyes Retro Glam Mascara £6.99 FULL SIZE I haven't tried this particular Rimmel Mascara. I'm currently using the Scandaleyes Volume Flash so it'll be interesting to see how this one compares. The brush has an hourglass shape that is meant to create a 60's look.  B. Quick One Coat Professional Finish Nail Polish £4.99 FULL SIZE This is a brand exclusive to Superdrug; I haven't tried anything from them before but it's a nic

Francesco Group Birmingham Academy

Last Thursday, I attended a blogger event at the Francesco Academy, Birmingham. I've always been a local salon girl but the atmosphere of Francesco's might've converted me. The Embrace collection was on display featuring models of all ages and ethnicities including Jean Woods , age 76 from Fabulous Fashionista's. All of the styles are so sleek but completely wearable. We were told that we could pick a style to have recreated. http://www.francescogroup.co.uk/ http://www.francescogroup.co.uk/ The lovely Mia Dellicompagni set my hair in rollers after discussing what i'd like. My hair falls flat pretty easily so i'm always up for some volume and bounce. Francesco's are Wella Salons and Mia recommended the System professional Balance Scalp Mask so i'm looking forward to testing that out.  image from: http://www.unwrittenhollywood.com/ Here's the result: Whilst my rollers were