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New M&S Range From £3

Quality beauty accessories are the tools of the trade. They make your make-up look better, and make it more fun to apply, too. This darling brush from the new M&S Limited Collection range of accessories is a fine example of a little money well spent. This Kabuki Brush is a bargain £8 (marksandspencer.com) and will quickly become a must in your make-up bag. Apart from its pretty colour and sleek design, it will help blend mineral and powder foundation, apply loose powder and bronzer and ...

Free Bourjois Lipstick!

Bourjois has a great offer running at the moment. Spend £12 on Bourjois products at Boots instore or online at boots.com and get a free Bourjois lipstick - and you even get a choice of which lip product you'd like. Choose from Rouge Edition Velvet in one of nine shades, which is worth £8.99, Color Boost Lip Crayons in one of nine shades, worth £7.99, the fabulous Effet 3D Lipgloss, worth £6.99, in one of 22 shades, or Rouge Edition Lipstick, worth £7.99, in one of 18 shades. The hardest ...

Smoky Eyes On A Budget

It's the make-up artist's buzzword ... smouldering, smoky eyes. The sexy way to wear eye make-up, and still a bit of a mystery to many of us. Never fear, all you need is a good eyeshadow palette, a little spare time and a light touch. This is one of three new palettes from Collection, all designed to create the perfect smoky eye, and at just £3.99 (Superdrug) for six shades, it's a perfect opportunity to have a play. The one pictured is Collection Eyes Uncovered in Nude Grey, which will ...

Treat Yourself To Half-Price Eyeshadows

There's nothing better than a big box of eyeshadows to play with. These palettes from GOSH are perfect for experimenting with - there are three different colourways, and each palette has been well-thought out, so there are no colours you won't want to use. The palettes are £9.99 (Superdrug) - which is a great price - and right now, if you buy one, the second is half-price. So you can buy 18 eyeshades for a bargain £15. GOSH 9 Shades To Enjoy New York is a selection of blues, greys, ...

The Beauty of Brightening Blusher

Just look at this swirling pot of magical shades ... this is a blusher that could change your whole complexion. New from Max Factor at the end of January, Crème Blush Puff, £8.99 (Boots) is a baked, lightweight formula designed to give a natural, healthy glow. Which, apparently, ladies, makes us look younger ... Blusher can be tricky - it should look more like a flush than a streak, and dewy rather than caked-on. The combination of pigments in this blush creates a multi-tonal effect that, ...

Five Under a Fiver!

The right eyeliner can make or break your look ... will it stay on or end up halfway down your face? Is the colour right? Is it easy to apply? Finding the perfect liner can be an expensive business. So we've done the work for you and tried five of the best, all under £5 ... Maybelline Big Eyes Liner, £4.99 (Boots) This is a big chunk of an eyeliner. It has two ends – one is black, the other is beige, and the idea is that the beige goes on the inner rim of the lashline, and the black ...

The ‘New’ Face of Max Factor

This is the ultimate comeback ... 80 years since Mr Max Factor opened the doors of his Hollywood make-up studio, the cosmetics company has announced a partnership with the most glamorous ambassador of all-time, Marilyn Monroe. It was Max Factor who was instrumental in the transformation of Norma Jeane Baker to worldwide glamour icon, Marilyn Monroe. Norma Jeane entered Max Factor's Blonde Room in the late 1940s as a shy brunette and emerged as a sparkling platinum blonde. And the dramatic ...

How To Achieve Natural Lips

The nude theme continues with lips this winter, and the key to this look is to choose a non-fussy, easy-to-apply product. Steer clear of frosted lipsticks or sticky glosses, and opt for a shade that's adds just a touch of pink or pale brown to lips. Look out for new nude additions to the GOSH collection on February 11. GOSH Forever Lip Shine in Sweet Moments, £6.99 (Superdrug) is a handy lip crayon that gives just enough shade and shine to accentuate lips. Alternatively, a slick of ...

Subtle Smoky Eyes

The nude look works well with naturally accentuated eyes - just enough colour to make eyes look wide awake, but with the emphasis on 'barely-there' rather than full-on smoky. B. Creative Art Edition Palette Volume 1 Day is reduced from £14.99 to a bargain £9.99 (Superdrug) at the moment, and contains all you need for a natural, soft, smokey eye. It has an eyeshadow primer, three eyeshadows, two eyebrow powders, eyebrow wax, a mascara and applicators. A tip is to create the look in a good ...

Save £59 on Mineral Make-Up

Finding the right foundation is the key to getting everything else right in beauty. Find the foundation that suits you and you have the perfect canvas for even, long-lasting and flattering make-up. Mineral make-up works for most ages and skin types. It doesn't settle into fine lines and wrinkles, accentuating them, and it doesn't dry out skin prone to dryness, or make oily skin more greasy. But if you've made one expensive mistake too many, and you're wary of trying something new, it can be ...

A Saving of £90 on Lash Serum!

Oh, how we do love a real bargain - and this one's a cracker. TJ Hughes currently have Uberlash Eyelash Enhancing Serum for £19.99 ... that's a massive £90 saving on the £110 price tag. Eyelash serums seem to have got a little overlooked recently, with the huge choice of false lashes and eyelash-enhancing mascaras around. But they shouldn't be underestimated. False lashes can damage your own lashes, especially the salon-applied ones. So if you can enhance your own lashes and keep them ...

Save £30 on Benefit products

Who doesn't love the useful, quirky products that Benefit do so well? It's one of those brands that offers lovely products we don't know we need - until we see them, and then we can't live without them! This delightful Best of Benefit collection contains seven mini versions of best-selling products - and it's currently at Boots for a bargain £24.50, with products worth £54.46, a saving of £30. Products include the iconic They're Real! Mascara, the new They're Real! Push-Up Liner, Hoola ...

Six Lipglosses for £4

A lipgloss should be a handy little product that fits into the tiniest of handbags, or even into your pocket. It should be non-sticky, hydrating and of course, it should look fabulous. These six Makeup Revolution lipglosses tick all the boxes - and at less than 70p per lipgloss (Superdrug), they're a real bargain. There's a selection of shades - from nude through coral to a shiny pearl shade that works really well on top of lipstick - and they're in dinky little tubes that you can squeeze a ...

WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BARBARA DALY?

What has happened to Barbara Daly One Step make-up? The whole BD cosmetics range has just been revamped with new formulas. BD originally launched in 1998 with the legendary make-up artist Barbara Daly. Although Barbara left the brand six years ago, the line has been revamped by make-up artist Abby Ireland and the good news is that your favourite is now going to be back on the shelves. BD Trade Secrets One Step Face Base, £6 is available in four shades. Available exclusively at Tesco. &nbs...

A MUST HAVE CONCEALER

You don't have to spend a fortune on a  good concealer. A must-have for any make-up bag, to cover dark circles, dark spots, small blemishes and scars, a good concealer can also be used to create the illusion of an even skin tone. The new 2true Pro Bright Touch Concealer, £4.99 (Superdrug) has lightweight moisturising formula that keeps skin hydrated and has added Vitamin E to prevent further blemishing. For best results, use concealer under foundation to full conceal blemishes.   ...