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Selfridges Festival Beauty Box

Aloha! How is everyone today? Not gonna lie I had the best day with some of my besties. We went to our local Hilton in Templepatrick for a Spa day & then wedding dress shopping for my friend who recently got engaged!! Feeling very relaxed & very grown up right now, I'll be honest. 


Bringing me back to my youth is the Selfridges Festival Beauty Box you see pictured above! I picked this up the other week in London and have slowly but surely been making my way through the goodies inside. If I like them enough I may even tell you more about them! (Spoiler alert: I definitely am "in Like" & "Almost Love" with some of these so you will definitely be hearing more!)

For now I'll leave you with a few snaps of the contents. Not pictured in close up are the NPW face wipes & Violent Lips Lip Appliques because... Well they're face wipes & unused lip tattoos. Only so much you can do with that! 


 Illamasqua Liquid Metal metallic cream
Coloursmash Hair Shadow
I was really having fun with the dotty tissue paper the box came with. Loves me some funky tissue paper!!
NPW chubby glitter stick
Topshop lip crayon in Powder Room
Bare Minerals Pretty Amazing Moxie Lip Gloss
Azature nail polish in Champagne
 Eyeko Skinny Liquid Eyeliner in Navy
Cowshed anti-bacterial hand gel 50ml 
Sol de Janeiro Coconut Water Cooling Mist 150ml

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  1. Loving the metallic cream! Nx

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    1. Isn't it gorgeous?!? Have been waiting until Pride tomorrow to try it out lol

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