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BEAUTY | A Mini Beauty Bay Haul

Beauty Bay recently had an anniversary special of 15% off selected products. Obviously this tempted me massively, even though I’m supposed to be saving up for a holiday – oops!

I only purchased three little bits that have been frequently raved about and my order total was under £30 anyway, so I’m just going to ignore the annoying little ‘telling off’ voice in the back of my head..

I finally took the plunge and bought the Pai Skincare Rosehip BioRegenerate Fruit & Seed Oil Blend, thanks to Kelsey’s recommendation. This little facial oil has made quite a few appearances on Kelsey’s blog and I 100% trust any item of skincare that she talks highly about. I opted for Pai’s facial oil over others I have heard of, due to the fact that this one is suited more to sensitive skin and it also doesn’t contain ingredients that I can’t use. I’m sure I’ll be back with a post dedicated to this oil soon.

The Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe Cucumber And Green Tea has been in my skincare wishlist for a few weeks now. I think I first heard about it on Shani Grimmond’s YouTube channel, as she tends to use it as part of her skincare routine. Anything with cucumber in is an instant seller for me, as it’s just so refreshing and feels really light and cooling on the skin. I did actually spray this as soon as I received it and I can confirm that it felt cooling and hydrating.

Another recommendation from Shani is the Morphe Pressed Pigment in the shade High Class. I watched Shani use this in one of her makeup tutorials and I was instantly sold – not that I needed another eyeshadow mind you.. I chose the shade High Class because it’s right up my street, what with being a bronze/gold shimmer shade. I’m excited to use this and see how it pairs with a smokey eye.

Those are the bits I picked up from Beauty Bay and now I want to purchase more, but unfortunately money doesn’t grow on trees..


What beauty related items have you purchased recently that you recommend?xoxo

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  • I really want to try out the new Mario Badescu spray! I love anything refreshing like that in hot weather, I just pop it in the fridge for an hour and it feels lovely! xo

    Natasha Kendall

    • It’s soo good – really refreshing! Ooh I didn’t think to do that, thanks for the tip I will definitely try that! xo

  • I love the sound of the Mario Badescu spray, Cucumber is so good for hydrating! The Morphe pressed pigment looks so beautiful too!xx

    Hannah | luxuryblush

    • Anything with cucumber in has me completely sold – yum! I haven’t used it yet, but I swatched it on the back of my hand and it looks beautiful, so I can’t wait to try it out xo

  • I have the Pai rosehip oil too and its so lovely! xxx

    • Ooh I’m so glad you like it as well, that makes me feel like I’ve definitely bought something worthwhile! I have used it once already and it felt really lovely on my skin xo

  • Soph Cullen

    you are KILLING IT with your photography love! xo

    • Do you think so?! Thanks soo much Soph, I really appreciate it!! xo

      • Soph Cullen

        100%! you’ve definitely found your ‘style’ I think! xx

        • Thank you thank you!! I really hope that I have, I’m trying my hardest not to think about it or put pressure on myself xo

  • I really want to try the Mario Badescu spray, so many people seem to love it!

    Danielle xx

    • It’s awesome – I now use it daily, usually morning and night! It’s so refreshing and hydrating xo

  • You picked up some goodies – I really like mario badescu skincare, so would love to try this cucumber and green tea facial spray!

    Lucy | Forever September

    • The problem is, I want more now haha! I’ve never tried anything from Mario Badescu, so I thought I’d give the facial spray a go first and I have been very impressed. I definitely would love to try more from the brand xo

  • I love love love this Pai oil and just got this Mario Badescu mist – I really like the rose water so hope this is as good 🙂

    Jasmine xx

    Jasmine Talks Beauty

    • Ooh I’m glad you do, your reviews are always honest! I love the Mario Badescu spray – it feels amazing to spritz on your face, especially in the morning!! I was toying between the cucumber one and the rose water version, so I’ll definitely be trying the rose water one soon!xo