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For Her

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 is... 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

28/01/2016
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Beauty Base Loves Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air and what better way to show your feelings to your significant other this Valentine’s Day than to treat them to a brand new fragrance? Giving the gift of a fragrance is incredibly personal, so getting it right is important, and it’s so rewarding when the person receiving the fragrance loves your choice! For Her We stock a fabulously diverse collection of women’s fragrances to suit all preferences, but it may be overwhelming to take your pick from so many options. It may be worth taking... Read More

25/11/2015

Party Season Makeup – Tips & Tricks

  The invites will soon be rolling in thick and fast to this year’s festive parties; family gatherings, girls nights out, office Christmas party, so be beauty prepared to say yes to them all! A Christmas party with work colleagues often requires a smooth move from the office straight to the pub, which leaves the dilemma of daywear to nightwear and how to alter your makeup from office-friendly natural to dark and glam. Who wants to take their entire make up bag to work? Not us! The best way to... Read More