September 2014 – The Minted Blog

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, SKINCARE |

I haven’t done a tag in a little while, and the lovely Sophie from Born to Buy tagged me in her recent post for her Top 5 Lip Balms. Thanks Sophie! Best High End Lip Balm I am not one to spend … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, BLOGGING |

Victoria Earls and I have been planning this International Beauty Swap for over six months! Crazy right? I have to say though, it was well worth the wait. I just want to give a run down of all the products … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, MAKEUP |

I have been eyeing off YSL Rouge Volupte lipsticks (RRP $55.00) for a long time. I resisted and resisted, until I could resist no more! It’s the lipstick of queens, and it’s mine, all mine *evil laugh*. But in all seriousness, … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, SKINCARE |

This is a post dedicated on what NOT to use in your skincare regime. There are two main issues I want to touch on here, and it may be controversial. If you don’t agree with what I am saying, that’s … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY |

  I recently picked up the Office Essentials (RRP $23.00 + $6.99 postage) box from the Memebox site. This is the first memebox I’ve ordered and I have to say, I am pretty impressed with my experience! Shipping was quick … Continued

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

Hi guys! Long time no talk! It feels like it anyway! This last fortnight has been hectic (work, food poisoning, lounge room ceiling floods…) but hopefully I can get back to regular posting soon! The Victoria Secret Pure Seduction Body … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, HAIR |

When you’ve been blonde or brightly coloured for some time, going brunette can be a challenge. You spend months perfecting your hair to the perfect hue, and cringe when you see those brown roots. Brown = Satan. But after over … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, MAKEUP |

I’ve always been a liquid foundation girl, ever since I started wearing foundation in 2004 (even if it was about 5 shades too light for my skin – shush!). I think in 2007 I had a brief stint with mineral … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY |

With Spring upon us, it’s time to shed our Winter skins and lap up the much needed sunlight! Here are a couple of items that make it to my Top 5 Essentials for Spring! There is nothing better than a … Continued

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY |

August seems to have flown by so quickly! I feel like I say that every month, but it really is true! I’ve been trying a couple of new products this month, as well as maintaining the same favourites from last month … Continued

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