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Ultimate Aftershave Guide 03/12/2019
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Our Ultimate Aftershave Guide

When it comes to aftershave for men, finding the right scent to suit can be tricky. There are so many questions to answer before you dive in and make your choice; how to apply aftershave, how long does it last, what does aftershave actually do? Never fear – here at Beauty Base, we’ll answer all of your burning aftershave questions so that you can choose an aftershave to suit him with confidence, plus we’ll make some great aftershave recommendations for you to try! What Does Aftershave Do? Aftershave is a... Read More

Christmas party glitter 25/11/2019
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Christmas Party Season Makeup Ideas

Party season is almost upon us and it’s time to start thinking about what we’re going to wear – but have you given any thought to what your makeup will look like? Christmas makeup can make or break a party season look; pair a festive eye with a straight evening look and you can end up looking too out there, and similarly, a plain eye paired with a super festive look can make your outfit idea look half baked.  We’ve put together a guide to getting some of the most... Read More

Top 7 Eyebrow Tips 16/10/2019
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Our Top 7 Eyebrow Tips

Once upon a time, eyebrows were something we paid very little attention to. In the beauty world, eyebrows have become an essential part of any grooming or makeup routine, even if you’re looking to get a natural brow look!  There’s plenty of advice on how to shape your eyebrows and how to make the whole process easier, so to sift through some of that advice, we’ve rounded up our very favourite eyebrow tips to help you make the most of your eyebrows – natural or otherwise. 1. Find the best... Read More

Halloween Makeup Ideas 2019 20/09/2019
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Halloween Makeup Ideas 2019

Spooky season is upon us! If you love Halloween, you’ll know that half the fun is spending all October planning out your perfect Halloween outfit; but no Halloween look is complete without the right Halloween makeup.  We’ll take a look at top 9 women’s Halloween makeup ideas to give you plenty of options to choose from, from classic Halloween styles to makeup looks with plenty of gore and even not so spooky Halloween makeup looks! Make sure you’re looking your best this Halloween with our Halloween makeup inspiration. Top 9... Read More

How your cycle can affect your skin 13/08/2019

How Your Cycle Can Affect Your Skin

The best skincare routine in the world can’t stop your skin from being affected by your menstrual cycle. While everyone’s skin and cycle are different, there are common facial skin issues that appear during particular phases of your cycle that you need to be aware of.  If you know where you are in your cycle, understanding the impact it may be having on your otherwise flawless skin can help you shake up your skincare routine to suit and avoid some of the adverse effects from spots to dry skin and... Read More

02/08/2019
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How to Clean Makeup Brushes and Sponges

You’d be shocked at how much damage using dirty makeup brushes and makeup sponges can do to your otherwise perfect skin. We use makeup brushes and sponges on a daily basis to help contour and paint our faces, but how often do any of us clean these tools we use so often? Expert dermatologists and makeup artists recommend that we give our makeup brushes and sponges a good clean on a weekly basis at least. Fess up, who hasn’t even cleaned their makeup brushes in the last couple of months?... Read More

Ultimate Guide to Fake Tan 26/07/2019
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The Ultimate Guide to Fake Tan

If you’re searching for that all year round glow, fake tanning is one of the safest methods of achieving that beautiful sunkissed look from the comfort of your home. While fake tanning doesn’t have to be super complicated, it’s something that a lot of us have reservations or questions about. We’ve put together our ultimate guide to fake tan to help guide you through the fake tanning process and answer some of the most popular questions about fake tanning. We’ll get you feeling confident about fake tan in no time!... Read More

Top Vegan Makeup Brands 19/06/2019
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Our Top Vegan Makeup Brands

The popularity of veganism is continuing to rise, and with more beauty gurus demanding vegan and cruelty-free alternatives to mainstream makeup products, there are increasing numbers of vegan makeup brands who use entirely vegan ingredients as well as cruelty-free production and testing methods. We’ve brought together a collection of vegan makeup that’s designed to meet your vegan makeup at every point of your makeup regime, from vegan primer to vegan eyeliner and beyond. Explore our full collection of vegan makeup or browse by makeup type below. Vegan Primer & Vegan... Read More

Pride Makeup Inspiration 2019 14/06/2019
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Pride Makeup Inspiration 2019

The most colourful time of the year, Pride is a month to celebrate the LGBT+ community and support them in their continuing call for equality around the world. Pride month has evolved over the years, and while its primary function is to raise awareness and understanding of the LGBT+ community and the issues they face, it’s a great opportunity for allies and LGBT+ community members alike to join together and celebrate using every colour of the rainbow. Whether you’re heading to a Pride parade or simply throwing a Pride party,... Read More

How to apply eyeliner 12/06/2019
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How To Apply Eyeliner

Eyeliner is one of the most impactful makeup items in any beauty kit, able to change the shape of your eyes, accentuate them, and add to the overall effect of any eye makeup look. Unfortunately, it can also be one of the trickiest kinds of makeup to apply. With so many different eyeliner types and eyeliner techniques to choose from, it can be difficult to know which eyeliner to choose and how best to apply it! In our guide to applying eyeliner perfectly, we’ll talk you through all things eyeliner... Read More