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For Her

19/03/2018
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Top 5 New Perfumes For Spring

As we’re all trying to shake off the damp weather in hope of getting the true springtime experience we all know and love, let’s look ahead to what we can look forward to as the seasons begin to change. Not only can we shed the heavy coats and emerge from our winter hibernation mode, spring is also a great time to shake up our fragrance collections. At Beauty Base we stock a fabulous selection of spring perfumes and our latest fragrance releases from popular designer brands such as Gucci and... Read More

22/02/2017

How to Choose The Perfect Fragrance For Mother’s Day

(Image credit: Jon Flobrant) Choosing a fragrance for someone else can be a difficult task due to it’s personal nature. You need to be aware of their likes and dislikes, scent preferences and fragrance habits. Do they wear perfume daily, or only on special occasions? Would they prefer a subtle scent or a powerful aroma? Read ahead for our advice on how to choose the perfect perfume for your mum this Mother’s Day. A good place to start is to take a look at their current fragrance collection to get... Read More

15/02/2017
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The Ideal Morning Routine For The Lazy Girl

(Image credit: Benjamin Combs)   Multiple hits of the snooze button may sound like a good wake up call to ease you into the day, but giving your body several false alarms can actually play havoc with the rest of your day. If you tend to wake up with a fuzzy-head, consider setting an alarm and sticking to getting up at that time to avoid that groggy feeling. If you aren’t an early to bed, early to rise kind of gal, we hear you. And sometimes a quick morning routine... Read More

16/12/2016
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Top 5 Evening Fragrances

Seeing as December is all about the socialising, at Beauty Base we have put together our list of favourite evening fragrances which are perfect for the party season. Whether you’re in need of a new scent for the staff Christmas party, festive date nights or family get togethers, there’ll be something for you. Marc Jacobs Divine Decadence A sparkier version of the original Decadence scent, you’ll be impressed with the exotic blend of vanilla, orange blossom and even champagne – perfect for a night out! Even the packaging of the... Read More

12/12/2016
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Ladies Christmas Gift Guide

Here at Beauty Base we’ve put together some fragrance and beauty gift ideas for the ladies in your life to enjoy this Christmas. From fragrances to beauty, you can rely on us to help you buy the perfect gifts this year. Fragrance gift sets for her Gift sets are a wonderful present option due to the extras you receive as well as a full size fragrance. Plus, by using scented body wash and body lotion, the fragrance lasts longer for a more powerful scent. We love the stunning gift set... Read More

28/09/2016

Throwback to 1975: 40 Years of Beauty Looks

Let’s take a nostalgic look back at some of the most popular beauty looks and trends from the last forty years, and grab some tips on how to replicate the look! 1970’s There are so many amazing makeup trends from the official decade of disco that can be echoed in today’s beauty looks, from glitter eyeshadow to dramatic contouring and red lipstick. There was also a 1920’s revival during the first half of the decade, which proved to show the long lasting popularity of the classic smoky eye paired with... Read More

27/07/2016
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Fragrance Hacks: How To Get The Most Out of Your Perfume

Sometimes the difficult part of choosing a perfume to wear is how to make it last all day or night. With external issues adding to the risk of fragrances wearing off, such as clothing, it can be a constant game of reapplying the fragrance to keep the scent going. Here at Beauty Base, we wanted to give you some tips and tricks to help keep that scent around a little longer. Research The Notes Certain notes present in fragrances are more successful at sticking around. Look out for base notes... Read More

19/07/2016
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How To Choose The Perfect Summer Fragrance

At Beauty Base we believe that summer is the perfect season for choosing a brand new scent. It’s the time of year when the longer days mean more socialising with friends, holidays abroad and more time spent outside. Special occasions and summer holidays call for wonderful matching summer fragrances, and we’ve got some excellent options available to choose from. The Perfect Summer Fragrance Step aside overpowering, heavy scents, summertime is all about tropical, fruity notes that offer a light, lingering scent. Notes of mandarin, blackberry and jasmine are fantastically lush,... Read More

20/06/2016
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A Letter To My Younger Self

Dear Me, I’ve now reached an age where I’m beginning to eye up anti-aging products for my skin, and anti-damage hair treatments – basically anything to help me look my best and feel young again. I’ve got some tips to give you to avoid any future bad habits, so listen up. Treat your skin well! It’s never too early to start taking care of your skin by developing a skincare routine. Please, please, please remember to moisturise – this is important if you want to avoid premature wrinkles. I recommend... Read More

29/01/2016
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Beautify For Your Beau: Date Night Preparation Tips!

Depending on how long you have to get yourself ready, indulge in a nice hot soak in the bath or a lovely long shower. Treat your hair to some specialised treatments, such as a hydrating leave-in conditioner or a Natural World Moroccan hot oil treatment, for soft, easy to style hair. Use an exfoliating scrub to remove dull skin cells, and prepare your skin with a rich moisturiser to leave your skin feeling silky smooth. Don’t forget to give your face the same treatment with a face mask from Purederm... Read More