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A Lidl Bit Of Beauty Goes A Long Way

If you were following my snapchat during the week, maryroche2, you would have seen that on Thursday 23rd I attended the launch of Lidl's Cien Makeup and Professional Hair Care range in the very fabulous surroundings of Dylan Bradshaw's .

The range includes a number of essentials, including a multitasking BB Cream. It has an SPF 15 and comes in two shades. The range also features several shades of lipstick, lip gloss, nail varnish and mascara.  The hair care range has a high end brand look to it and it smells so good, the collection offers shampoo, conditioner, hair mask and a heat protection spray.  

The price is, as would you expect coming from Lidl, extremely affordable. On first impressions, the products I was most drawn to  where, the  lipsticks and after swatching them, I was impressed by their strong pigment. The lips gloss again has a good pigment to them and a nice shine when on the lips, lastly the BB Cream. I had used the BB Cream that was in Lidl before however I find…

Penneys Autumn/Winter 16 Preview

Hello, I hope all is good.  Well this is one event that I am very excited to blog about. On Thursday 16th June I attended the Primark Press Day for Autumn\Winter 16. (Still pinching myself)  I was so excited to attend as I have always been a Penneys lover and over the years their collection had grown and developed into a look that can be mistaken for high end. 

For this post I have mixed images I took at the press day with images as art of the PR package from Penneys. Let me know what your favourite look is, just comment below. 

When I first started blogging I would see other bloggers attending their press days and I would say WOW that is where I want to go. It was definitely one of my blogging goals and it has happened. So always push, connect and work hard. 

On the press day itself the room was setup with clothing, accessories, kidswear and homeware. Showcasing the pieces that will be hitting stores for Autumn Winter, I literally wanted to take home all of it home, from the clothing ri…