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The Difference Between Good and Bad Quality Sunglasses: This Will Make You Think Twice Before You Buy

July 23, 2020

I can honestly say I am a collector of Sunglasses, since I was in my early 20’s (after my Lasik) I become obsessed to use different shapes and colors on my sunglasses, something I couldn’t do all my teenager years were I used to wear strong glasses. I’d wear contact lenses (which I often did) but my eyes got very dry, and the duration and quality (back then) of contact lenses wasn’t the same as lenses today. So after my…

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Balanced Beauty: Can Nature Replace Your Routine?

June 4, 2020

It’s very common to find people looking to live a more natural life, nowadays. The modern world is packed to the brim with products that are made in labs using strong chemicals, and while these don’t always present a problem, it can make sense that people want to take an approach based on nature. To help you out with this, this article will be exploring some of the most common beauty products in your routine, giving you options to replace…

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Why the Beauty Industry uses Banana Powder?

May 7, 2020

And they are going bananas around this! (Sorry… couldn’t talk about this without a pun!).   Loved by many (like myself) but there are many people that still has doubts (I will make a video on IGTV soon about this), and here are some pieces of information and answers to your questions.   What is banana powder? An awesome multi-tasker that we all need. Banana powder was originally developed by professional makeup artists as a universally flattering setting powder to…

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Brands worth to talk: Young Living

April 22, 2020

Since we do appreciate the brands that work with us here at Alejandra’s, and we do promote the entrepreneurship of startups or small businesses, the series “Brand worth to talk” is here! We do support our community and their excellent delivered work and ideas, and all of them that work in their team. While we understand that big brands and businesses are needed for selling, exporting/importing and buying, we are always looking out for new ideas and small business families…

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No Make No Life: Valentines Edition

March 9, 2020

No Make No Life right? In the middle of all the commotion in the world, let’s bring something nice and cute from Japan and Korea, with the NMNL box full of cosmetics and goodies inside.   For those that don’t know NMNL No Make No Life (NMNL for short) is a subscription box with 8-9 Japanese and Korean beauty items curated. Between Skincare and cosmetics, each month you get Genuine and good quality items, as well as exclusive and limited…

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Christmas Gift Lists: Advent Calendars 2019

November 27, 2019
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Nothing is better than the anticipation of Christmas… or in fact, there is one thing as good as Christmas: Advent Calendars! I do love a good Advent Calendar and there are multiple types: quotes, sweets, jewellery, beauty products, etc. I will show you some of my favorites from this year! Beauty                                     Foodies                    …

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Wonderfully Wicked: New Disney Villains Beauty

October 2, 2019

Are you Halloween ready? What about those special Christmas gifts getting ready or at least getting some ideas for it? Alejandra got you in the right direction! Mad Beauty team has done it again & created beautifully designed additions to their ‘Never Too Old’ adult Disney range with the cruelly fabulous Villains. It’s about time these wicked beauties have received the recognition they deserve. And let me tell you that the quality and the pigments are from superb quality, non-fade…

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Tips on Organizing your Makeup

May 20, 2019

Either you have a little makeup or a big collection, there will be a time when you need to organize properly, by products and even by the date opened, so they won’t spoil. Here are some tips on organizing your makeup.   Types of  Organizers     You now have load of designs, tiers and colours, for any pocket value and fitting in several places such as drawers or your vanity desk. You have several types of ideas to organize:…

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Bismuth Oxiclorate: The Skincare and Makeup secret turned Extremely Allergic

January 3, 2019

Beware my dears! After this article, you will definitely search for any cream, eyeshadow, foundation, BB Cream, mask, Blush, etc, that you have at home and be amazed! Either from a £1 eyeliner to a £75 foundation (from a very known and supposed Mineral brand), the Bismuth Oxiclorate, is everywhere! Well, almost everywhere. Most of the Vegan brands don’t use them, but strangely the biggest makeup brands use them since the Bismuth is used to cover everything to give that perfect and…

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