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Brand of the Week: Smashbox

One of our absolute favourite brands, Smashbox cosmetics are dedicated to getting girls looking camera ready, an aim that has stayed with the brand since it first originated as an offshoot of Smashbox photography studios... Read more »


We ♥ NARS's shimmery Summer 2011 Collection

We were excited to check out NARS 's Summer 2011 collection yesterday - the brand unveiled a completely summery range encapsulating vivid shades of green and blue for eyes, pink and orange for lips, and white and a... Read more »

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Sleek MakeUP i- Divine Primer Palette

You're no stranger to the fact that I LOVE the Sleek MakeUP range of products, and the latest addition is very well received. They've created a palette in the style of their bestselling i-Divine eyshadow palettes, but this... Read more »


Sale Watch: Laura Mercier Master Tool Box

Today was the start of the legendary Harrods January Sale , so if you have a thing for expensive skincare and luxury make up (like we do) you might want to dress in your best rioting gear and get down there. Of course for... Read more »


Sale Watch: Benefit Powder Time Lover

This is something you're going to want to get your hands on quickly! Benefit are famous for their boxes of powder, so as a special treat for Christmas, they brought out a palette that incorporated three of their most popular... Read more »


17 Perfect Pastel Vintage Love S/S collection

Boots 17 brand have just unveiled their Spring/Summer collection! The Perfect Pastel Vintage Love collection (great name) is gorgeous - we're suckers for pretty packaging and we are loving the French renaissance-y vibe... Read more »


I heart Lumieres Byzantines de Chanel

I'm in love. I just saw a sneak peek of one of Chanel 's limited edition palettes for next year and I have never wanted any(make up-related) thing so much. The ' Lumieres Byzantines de Chanel ' is a palette of five cream... Read more »


Guerlain's Spring 2011 make-up collection

Yet another Spring collection to show you today, which always seems a bit mean because we have to wait until March or something until we can get our hands on whatever it is. This time it doesn't seem so bad - because the... Read more »


Limited edition i-Divine Sparkle from Sleek MakeUP

We're MAJOR fan of SleekMakeUP at Kiss and Makeup, so news of a NEW i-Divine palette has us feeling very excited. With a release date of 24th November, the i-Divine Sparkle palette is perfect for those Christmas party... Read more »


Avon Luxe Lace Collection

Avon are releasing the Luxe Lace Beauty Collection in time for Winter, and it's rather lovely. In recent years, Avon have completely overthrown their old lady image, and have recreated themselves as a young on trend... Read more »

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Is the Sleek Circus i-Divine Palette the palette of 2010?

Considering it has barely turned August I don't want to sound to pre-emptive, but my love for Sleek MakeUp's recent palette release just can't be denied. Featuring 12 stunning shades, this palette has quickly become an... Read more »

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A dose of holiday glitter from Shu Uemura

I don't know which is more fun, glitter in your makeup or glitter on your makeup - the packaging, that is. Luckily, both come out in spades this time of year. If you need a good excuse to add some flecks of sparkle to your... Read more »

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Benefit new Smokin' Eyes kit is oh so sultry

Smoky eyes are notoriously hard to do, so the fact that Benefit have just released news of a new kit is bound to make cack handed people smile. The kit contains 3 sultry shadows, a pink highlighting shadow (imagine it as... Read more »


myface.cosmetics cater to your exact skintone

Everyone has endured that awful moment when they realize they're wearing the wrong shade of foundation. It may have looked great in the neon lights of the shop, but on the street they have to admit that they're looking... Read more »

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Seven Sweet Treats: Aramis perfumes to look forward to!

Summer is poking its benighted head into the sky, turning up its nose and heading back inside for some hot chocolate; but Spring is firmly here, and with it a rhapsody of sweet scents are soon to hit your olfactory glands.... Read more »


Barry M's Deluxe Eyeshadow palette is credit crunch couture

We all feel the cold wind of recession at the moment, so doesn't this palette just brighten up your day? At £9.95 from Barry M it's considerably cheaper than others on the market, and the selection of shades are very... Read more »

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The Kiss and Makeup Beauty Awards 2008: Makeup kit of the year

Click to enlarge Winner: Urban Decay Box of Shadows This is great because it has butterflies! Butterflies! Fab pop up pretty butterflies! If that's not enough there are some great shadows (I love absinthe)... Read more »

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The Kiss and Makeup Beauty Awards 2008: Palette of the Year

Winner: Sleek iDivine palette This is great because the shadow colours are so richly pigmented that they're great for MAC fans. They layer well and look really lovely on, and are an absolute bargain. Buy it if... Read more »

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Wish Upon a Star with Suqqu's Christmas Collection

Stars always put me in the mood for parties, as there's something rather magical about images of them scattered around- I blame Twinkle Twinkle. In this new collection from Suqqu you get a chic white purse with two... Read more »


Product review: Mama Mio Bootcamp for Boobs

I've been feeling like my body could do with some R&R recently, so I decided to try out the Mam Mio Bootcamp for Boobs programme. Party season is almost upon us and if I want to bare my chest in this seasons party... Read more »


YSL have beautiful bows in their holiday collection

I love bows. Anything with them on gets extra attention form me, and a whole beauty range decorated with these leaves me slightly overcome with emotion. YSL's Holiday collection features stunning embellishments on all... Read more »

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Three gorgeously gold trunks from Bobbi Brown's Copper Diamond Collection

OK, this is more of feast for the eyes than the wallet, as this Copper Diamond Deluxe Beauty Trunk will set you back £400. It is absolutely stunning though, as its crafted from leather and can fit everything you'll ever... Read more »

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Get 50% off the Front Cover Rainbow palette till the 29th Oct

What you're looking at here is an A4 book full of bright shadows. Yes, that's right- A4 size! That's so huge, that it's almost mind boggling. You get 25 bright bold shades of shadow and two brushes, a solvent that turns... Read more »

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Beautiful new Benefit gift sets for the season at Boots

What do I like more than a new product from Benefit? Why, it would have to be Benefit gift sets! They combine top products with a terrific discount that means you get all your faves for less.. and includes some pretty... Read more »


Cute Makeup bag of the Week: The Drama Queen kit from GloMinerals

Click Image to Enlarge I do love my makeup bags, but what's even better is one that comes packed with beauty products! For £23.50 you get the GloMinerals Drama Queen set, a black bag with a pretty floral print.... Read more »

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Seven Sweet treats for Monday: Free No7 palettes and Inkredible nail varnish pens

It's this time of week again, and boy do I have treats in store for you! You can look forward to some amazingly stunning palettes, creams that promise to tone, firm and smell delicious, plus a selection of nail pens that are... Read more »

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The DKNY keychain celebrates their Deliciousness

I'm a big fan of the DKNY scents, and if you add that to my love of anything novelty you can see why this keychain really appeals. It's $35 from Sephora and comes with 2 delectable glosses, and 2 eau de parfum... Read more »


The I-Divine palette from Sleek is stunning

You guys know me well enough to know I like palettes, but I haven't just admired this particular piece of eye candy, I've played with it, treasured it, and keep in pride of place on my desk. It's incredibly versatile as... Read more »