June 2015 – The Minted Blog

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, SKINCARE |

I am fairly new to the wonderful world of cleansing oils. I had a previously upsetting run in with cleansing balms in late 2013 when they were all the range, and I was hesitant to divert from cleansers I knew … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY |

I realised that it’s very rare for me to stray from my favourite powder products. With lipstick, I love trying new ones out, collecting them, and I found it particularly difficult to downsize. For the remaining non-liquid makeup, it was a cinch. … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, MAKEUP, TRAVEL |

If you follow my Instagram or on Facebook, you may have seen my recent photographs of my entire lipstick collection which I swatched. I did this partially for fun, and partially for a little memory book to keep of all … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL |

Switching from my borderline hoarder lifestyle to a nomadic one has proven scary, difficult and eye opening. I never thought of myself as this type of person, but once you start minimising your possessions and downsizing everything, you feel so … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, LIFESTYLE, MAKEUP, PERSONAL |

I recently spent the morning with my lovely friend Cat and her new puppy Jax! Thought I would share my FOTD and some pics with you. Enjoy! Products Maybelline Dream Pure BB Cream in Light // Maybelline Fit Me Concealer … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: LIFESTYLE, PERSONAL |

After moving out in April, May was a time of living between houses (my parents’ and Shannon’s Mum’s and house sitting for a friend), finishing up at work and preparing for the hectic month that will be… June.     … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, SKINCARE |

Physical exfoliants are something that I’ve used and loved since I started a skin care regime back in Grade 6. You feel like you do some much for your skin with a good scrub. Unfortunately, you can sometimes do more harm than … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BLOGGING |

There is nothing permanent except change ~Heraclitus In July 2013, I embarked on a journey to spill my thoughts out into my little corner on the internet, and didn’t expect anyone to see it (except maybe my Mum). Almost two … Continued

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