December Empties: Skincare Mania

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The final empties post of the year is all about skincare. It is all I seem to have finished this month, but than it does seem to be so much harder to actually use up make-up products. Can’t remember the last time I hit pan on something. But let’s have a look at the five skincare products I did manage to empty.

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Christmas Nails Made Easy

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Christmas is a lovely time of year, but between the menu planning and shopping for groceries and gifts I have little time to spare on my nails. I love all of the Christmas nail art that has been going around on Pinterest, but who has the time?! Here are some quick and simply ideas for festive nails that take no time at all.

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Naked Skin Concealer by Urban Decay

Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer

Urban Decay is finally here! The Netherlands is occasionally seriously behind when it comes to counters by major brands, but a lot of lovely brands have now discovered us: Benefit and Urban Decay are opening counters across the country, Kiko has arrived and there are even rumours of a Charlotte Tilbury counter opening here in the spring. Be still, my beating heart!

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Classic Christmas Make-up Look

Despite the ridiculously warm weather of late, Christmas is approaching fast! I cannot wait to spend a couple of days relaxing and eating. I’ll be playing host to my parents on Boxing Day for the first time, I just never had the space before. It made me feel so grown-up all of a sudden, ┬ásilly right?!

Kerst Look (2)

I have been super busy lately, like all of you I assume, so when it came to my make-up for Christmas I fell back on a safe classic.

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Catching Up with Doves&Roses #2

Catching Up with Doves and Roses

Time to catch up with what has been happening on Doves&Roses recently! I have collected my favorite posts and products featured on the blog in the last month. Before we have a look, I might have been a little absent in the comments and on social media lately. That is because I had a major graduate school deadline coming up: I have just handed in the first draft of my dissertation. No worries, I will be getting back on track during the Christmas holiday both with the blog and my personal life ­čśë┬áLet’s have a look at my four favorite posts from the last month

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