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Going Nude

A couple of weeks ago, I was looking for a nude lipstick for times when I want my eyes to be the main feature of my look. 

I usually buy a lipstick called Venetian Rose by Estee Lauder, but it has been discontinued, much to my disappointment. So I needed to find a lipstick to replace it. Suffice to say, I didn't find the exact same shade, so I decided to go nude!

The Rouge Dior Nude collection by Christian Dior is fabulous. Not only does the lipstick have a nice, subtle fragrance, it glides on perfectly and comes in a very chic blue/black embossed casing.










My second purchase was a gloss from the Dior Addict-Ultra Gloss collection. This non-sticky, non-tingle gloss, glides on smoothly with a brush applicator. It promises to plump up your lips. Not sure if it does or not. I'll let you be the judge.

My third beauty purchase was a nail polish by Chanel in Rouge Noir, a beautiful deep burgundy colour. I cannot wait to wear it to show you what it looks like. I may even wear it on Christmas Day, so stay tuned!

So far, this week has been good to me and I am ready to embrace the rest of the week with open arms. Roll on school holidays, I say!

Have a beautiful week!

Yours in style,

Suzi x



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