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December Glossybox 2017

This month’s Glossybox is dedicated to mince pies, starry skies and the brand ‘Dusty Boy’. I love the packaging and the design of this month’s box. I think it looks so cool. It also come with a 20% discount off Dusty Boy and a Raffaello. Also check out my Youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

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Naobay Equilibria Gel to Milk Cleanser:
I love using milk cleansers in the morning so I was very excited to see that I received this in my glossybox. It’s very weird how it works because as you add water to it, it changes constancy and colour. I will definitely continue to test it out though. The information card that comes inside the box say’s ‘This golden gel transforms into a softening cleansing milk on contact with water. With organic olive and sweet almond oils, skin left hydrated not tight’. This is a full size product and retails for £15.99

 

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Laqa & Co Cloud Lips:
I’m always eager tot try out new lip products. Therefore, again I was excited to try this out. I haven’t heard of the brand either. The information card say’s ‘Encased in this rose-gold delight is one of the best matte lipsticks we’ve tried recently. The high-impact pigment feels as light as a cloud but stays put until the end of the party’. This is a full size product and retails for £12.70

 

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Profusion Runway Eye Collection:
Again I haven’t heard of this brand before so I was excited to try it out and see how good the eyeshadows are. The information card say’s ‘Filled with six bendable eyeshadows, this is the perfect palette to smoke and smoulder with. Wear one eyeshadow alone, blend and contour with a couple or apply wet for an intense liner look’. This is a full size products and retails for £3.75

 

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Steve Laurant Precision Tip Eyeliner:
I don’t normally wear eyeliner that much as I have hooded eyelids and I don’t think it suits me. But every now and then I love to wear eyeliner. Therefore, I am excited to try this out. I especially love the rose-gold packaging as well. The information card say’s ‘We’ll never get tired of a feline flick, but leave soot to Father Christmas! Its easy to create precise, intense black lines with this super fine liquid liner’. This is a full size product and retails for £18

 

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Ecodenta Extra Black Whitening Toothpaste with Black Charcoal & Teavigo:
I have been wanted to try a product similar to this for a while now, and now I finally can. I can’t wait to try it out and see how well it works. The information card say’s ‘From masks to detox juice shots, charcoal is this year’s star ingredient. As well as purifying skin it’s a natural teeth whitener with anti-bacterial benefits, making it the perfect addition to your toothpaste’. This is a full size product and retails for £4.49

Christmas Flat Tour 2017

As December is here it’s time to decorate my home with lots of Christmas things. And of course I thought I would share them with you. I was even more excited to decorate my home for Christmas this year as this is my first Christmas in my new flat with Casey. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

 

Christmas Tree – Blackthorpe Barn
Red Bauble Baubles – Sainsbury’s
Silver Bauble Baubles – Sainsbury’s
Red Star – Asda
Christmas Throw – Wilko’s
Polar Bear Pillow – Sainsbury’s
Candle – Home Bargins
Stocking’s – Home Bargin’s
Bedding – Wilko’s
Fig & Mulberry Candle – Sainsbury’s
Red Tinsel – Sainsbury’s
‘Merry & Bright’ Pillow – Sainsbury’s
‘Merry Christmas’ Sign – Blackthorpe Barn
Door Wreath – Christmas Fayre
Door Wreath Hook – Home Bargin’s

Christmas Lush Haul 2017

At Christmas Lush have some amazing bath bomb’s and other bath bit’s and bob’s. Therefore, as it is now December I thought I would pick up some of their Christmas product’s. They always have so much to choose from but, I’m gong to share with you the items I picked up this year. I would definitely say go check lush out at Christmas. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

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Christmas Sweater – Bath Bomb
Luxury Lush Pud – Bath Bomb
ThunderStorm – Bath Bomb
Christmas Eve – Bubble Bar
Magic Wand – Reusable Bubble Bar

November Favourite’s 2017

It’s the start of a new month so time for me to share with you what I have been loving throughout November. Some of the things I have been loving is presents I got for my birthday as well. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

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Urban Decay Naked Palette:
Casey got me this palette for my birthday and I was so pleased when I received it. I have been using it everyday since. I have wanted it for quite a while now as I am trying to collect the ‘naked’ palette’s. The packaging feels a really weird texture but it does definitely feel good quality. I love using this palette day-to-day and if I want to wear something a little more smoky than I can do with this palette. It definitely lived up to my expectation’s.

 

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Clinique Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief Moisturiser:
I have loved this moisturiser for a while now. Especially since it’s getting into winter and my skin has been a little dryer than normal. I find it very light weight and not heavy and sticky on my skin which I really like. I would definitely recommend this moisturiser.

 

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Lush Santa Baby Lip Scrub:
Again since its getting into winter my lips have been quite dry. So whenever I take my make up off and wash my face I will use this lip scrub to remove any dryness on my lips. And I have been loving it. My lips are so smooth and soft without even applying lip balm. I am not massive fan of the smell or taste but I don’t mind it. I love using this with my Elizabeth Arden 8 Hour Cream (which is another one of my favourites).

 

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Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream:
I got this last Christmas. I loved it last year and I have been loving it this year as well. It moisturises my lips so well and if leaves them feeling so smooth and soft. A lot of people love this product and I definitely do love this product as well.

 


Kawaii Cleansing Brush Egg:
I ave wanted one of these for a while now and I was so excited when I saw I received it in my Glossybox. I find it a lot easier to clean my make up brushes now. As well as more thorough. I love using this along side my blender cleanser. I now know my brushes are 100% clean after I have cleaned them. I would 100% recommend.

 

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V.I.Poo Spray:
I have heard of this product for a while now and I thought it was such a smart and funny product. It’s a bit of a weird favourite but, when I was doing my weekly food shop I saw it in Asda so decided to pick it up. When I bought it I wasn’t it expected it too work that well. But it is fantastic. It is small enough to put into your handbag so if you are out in public or round someone else house you can go to the toilet without anyone knowing.

 

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Our Girl:
Our girl was on tv recently and I watched the first and second season so of course I was watching the third season. I absolutely love ‘Our Girl’, I 100% recommend everyone to watch it. It’s one of those tv programmes that you just can’t stop watching. As soon as the episode ends you want to watch the next one. I will not spoil it for anyone but I was very sad (and crying) at the end of the season.

What I Got For My 20th Birthday

Last Christmas I did a blog on what I got for Christmas. So this year I thought I would share with you what I got for my 20th birthday. The presents I received were from my boyfriend (Casey), my mum, dad, brother and sister-in-law. Normally I get the same few things for my birthday but I thought a would share them with you. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

Naked 1 Palette – Urban Decay
Gimme Brow – Benefit
Mickey & Minnie Mouse Charm – Pandora
Black Peplum Top – New Look
Grey Cropped Jumper – New Look
Black Joni Jeans – Topshop
Pink Blazer – New Look
Bath Gift Set – Ted Baker
Bath Gift Set – Organic Botanical
Cake Tin
Cupcake Tin

Birthday Break 2017

As it was mine and Casey’s birthday recently we decided to spend a long weekend in Paris. Neither us has been to France before so we thought it would be the perfect time to go. Therefore, I booked a hotel in Paris and we decided to drive there as we thought it would be easier. Since we had each other’s presents to bring as well. And we both have never been on a ferry before either. So, I will let you carry on looking at what we got up to in Paris. Also check out my youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

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Day One (Friday 10th November):
Today is the day we are going to Paris! We got up nice and early and headed into London to get the Eurostar from St Pancras. When we got to Paris we deiced to walk to the hotel as it was only down the road, and we could have a little look around Paris while we were walking. By the time we checked into the hotel we were so tired from travelling so we decided to have a little nap. After our nap we didn’t want to go too far from the hotel as it was getting late. Therefore, we had a little walk around and explored. We did also have some dinner as well while we were out. By the time we knew it, it was late so we thought we would head back to the hotel and have an early night since we had a long day of travelling.

 

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Day Two (Saturday 11th November):
Casey’s 21st birthday! As soon as we got up Casey opened his presents that I had bought for him. When he was having a shower I deiced to decorate the hotel room for his birthday (I couldn’t go too over the top and it would all fit into my suitcase). When we were ready for the day we headed out into Paris. We first decided to go get some breakfast. After that we headed to the Effiel Tower. It is soo much bigger than what I anticipated. I did want to do some Christmas shopping while I was in Paris so we headed to Carrousel du Louvre to do some shopping. I couldn’t find a lot of presents I had in mind so we headed out into the streets to do some more shopping. We did get a some lunch while we were at it as well. Again, I couldn’t find any presents that I had in mind. I did end up buying some things for myself though. By the time 4 o’clock rolled around we were both very tired. Therefore, again we decided to head back to the hotel for a nap. After our nap we were getting hungry so headed out for some dinner. Then, we headed back to the hotel for the night

 

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Day Three (Sunday 12th November):
This morning we were determined to do some Christmas shopping. So once we had our breakfast we went out to Galeries Lafayette (a department store). The Christmas shopping was very successful. I did also pop into lush and I picked up a few Christmas bath bombs and bubble bars. I did do most of my Christmas shopping which I was very happy with. Once we finished we headed back to the hotel to drop our shopping bags off. We then went out again to the Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame and then we saw the Eiffel Tower at night with all the lights lit up. It was then time for dinner so we had a lovely dinner near the Eiffel Tower and headed back to the hotel for the night.

 

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Day Four (Monday 13th November):
Today was my birthday so when I woke up I opened my presents from Casey.Then, got ready and headed out to Disneyland. I absolutely loved Disneyland. It was like my inner child was coming out (haha). I would of absolutely loved to go there when I was a little kid. Just as we were walking into the park a parade was just about to start so we waited and watching that. And of course I had to pick up a few goodies from the gift shop before we left to go back to the hotel. Once we got back to the hotel I had a shower and started to pack up my suitcase ready for tomorrow morning.

 


Day Five (Tuesday 14th November):
Once we got up, we finished packing our bags and got ready to go home. After we checked out of the hotel we decided to walk back to the catch the Eurostar. When we got checked in and went through security we decided to get some food while we waited. Once we got back into England we got the tube back to Epping where we were getting picked up by my mum to take us home. On the way home we were all quite hungry so we decided to stop off at a services to get some food. Finally, we got home safe. I hope you enjoyed reading mine and Casey’s adventures in Paris!

November GlossyBox 2017

This month’s Glossybox has some really good exciting things inside. All the products inside the box are full size products as well. Also check out my Youtube channel hannahxoxoblog. I hope you enjoy!

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GreenFrog Botanic Natural Bodywash Relaxing Geranium & Peppermint:
I was very excited when I saw this because I love trying out new bodywashes. I absolutely love the smell of this body wash as well. It smells very fresh which I think is perfect for a morning shower. The information card that comes inside the box says ’This plant-based body wash is made in the UK with a good dose of Ayurvedic wisdom straight from the Himalayas, making it as calming as it is cleansing. It’s great for eczema, dry or sensitive skin and contains organic Mexican aloe vera to hydrate and soothe’. The product retails for £8.95

 

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Beauty UK Cosmetics Contour/Powder Brush:
I love trying out new make up brushes and luckily I am actually looking for a new powder brush to set my under eye powder so hopefully this will be perfect. The bristles are quite dense as well. The information card says ‘Since this brush has entered – or swept – into our lives, our blending has been on point. This is because the incredibly soft, short bristles are perfect for buffing and blending as well as seamlessly contouring and highlighting so make up simply looks like our skin – just a bit better’. This product retails for £6.99

 

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SportFX Candy Floss Moisturising Lip Balm:
I love getting a new lip balm, especially this time of the year since it is getting colder outside. I find the packing is a little weird. It reminds me of the eos lip balms. The information card says ’The candy floss-flavoured pink tint leaves behind a sheer wash of colour while the high-performance formula, infused with SPF15, vitamins and antioxidants, softens and soothes to perfect your pout.’ This product retails for £4.99

 

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Collection Cosmetics Define & Perfect Eyebrow Powder:
I have received this product in one of my glossy box’s in the past and I have really enjoyed it! I like using it with an eyebrow pencil. Inside the lid there is a little ball that rattles which is quite annoying I will say. The information card says ‘This defining brow powder is an essential, whether you want to fill in sparse areas or just add depth. The formulation contains fibre particles to add instant volume and the fine-tipped nib lets you create natural hair-like strokes’. This product retails for £4.19

 

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Boots Charcoal and Willow Bark Sheet Mask:
I love using sheet masks. I find them so quick and easy to use. I am partially eager to try this on out as it says it’s cleansing and purifying. As well as charcoal is an ingredient. The information card says ‘Originaly a Korean trend, sheet masks have become a staple art of our weekly skincare regime. This powerful mask contains willow bark and charcoal to purify’. This product retails for £2.50