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Vichy Mattifying Face Fluid SPF50

Vichy Capital Soleil SPF50 Mattifying Face Fluid Review

Vichy Mattifying Face Fluid SPF50

Vichy Mattifying Face Fluid SPF50

Well as I’m writing the sun is finally shining in Dublin, woo hoo! All the sun gets me thinking about protecting my fair Irish cailin complexion. I’ve recently been having problems with pigmentation so I have made myself a very solemn promise to wear a high SPF every day without fail. I would always have a minimum of SPF20 on but this obviously isn’t cutting the mustard.

Before I went on hols last September I picked up this Vichy Capital Soleil SPF50 Mattifying Face Fluid. I normally would use the La Roche Posay range but I couldn’t see the light version in the pharmacy I was in. My one issue with SPFs is the oiliness factor and this seems to increase with the higher SPF, so I was excited about the mattifying claims of this product.

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Summer Nails – Crazy for Coral Nails!

Crazy for Coral!

Crazy for Coral!

I recently did a big clear out of my nail varnish bag – I didn’t throw anything out by the way – I clearly have a hoarding problem, it was more of a nail varnish review really :) Turns out I have eight coral nail varnishes, not including the one I have twice unknown to myself. Coral is one of my favourite nail colours for summer, punchy and bright.

So I thought I’d show you my coral collection and you might see something you like, apologies for the childlike nail painting, I for some reason painted them in the darkest corner in the apartment and then took the photos in daylight, rookie mistake!

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