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Get To Know Kylie | Featured Blogger Friday

Afternoon ladies! I trust those of you that watched Sunday’s video ‘Pavlova With a Twist‘ had a good ol’ giggle? For those who have clearly missed out, head over to my channel and give it a watch, you won’t regret it. We had such a hilarious time filming it that I just had to include some […]

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Origins Skincare Trio | Review

Firstly, a huge thank you and virtual hug for all the love and positive feedback on yesterdays spontaneous post, ‘Favourite Free Fonts For Bloggers‘, you all seem to be as obsessed with typeface as I am. I am so excited to be talking about a trio of products I just can’t put away in this weeks review. Who […]

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Favourite Free Fonts For Bloggers | Clarina

I admit, I’m a little (a lot) obsessed when it comes to finding the perfect font to pair up with a blog post, and as a result have formed quite a collection. There are sooo many lovely ones out there, and loads are free! I’ve gathered together my favourite font freebies, as well as their direct links so you […]

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Get To Know Perri | Featured Blogger Friday

Happy Friday loves! Thank you for your kind responses on yesterdays post ‘Best Budget Brushes‘, the perfect read if you’re on a hunt for high-quality and purse friendly makeup brushes. Equally, thanks for welcoming me back to YouTube after a hectic but exciting three week break. I tweeted asking for some video ideas and you filled […]

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Best Budget Brushes

When I think back to what affordable brushes used to be like, I quiver; foundation streaks and unblended eyeshadow were all too common. Since then, the drugstore has come on leaps and bounds, and I’m just not interested in pricey brushes anymore. Sponge tipped applicators and corse, rough hairs are definitely a thing of the […]

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March Empties | Clarina

Afternoon ladies. Good news! The video I waited 14 hours to upload has finally been successful. Instead of my usual ‘monthly favourites’ video, I decided to switch things up a bit and go through a few empties I’ve accumulated over the last few weeks instead. After all, empties videos are one of my favourites to watch […]

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Best Skincare Products for Oily & Spot Prone Skin

I have tackled my incredibly oily and blemish prone skin for years, and as a result have made my way through countless products that have promised “clear skin” and “no more acne”. Very few, however, actually worked out for me. I’d often still wake up with a juicy new spot, and oil would continue to seep through my skin […]

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Get To Know Jessica | Featured Blogger Friday

What a whirlwind of a week. I must apologise for my lack of posts and activity on my blog, but between social events and amazing opportunities I just haven’t had the time. Many of you may know that I got engaged recently (yay!), so when I saw that ‘Say Yes To The Dress UK’, were […]

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Get to know Hannah | Featured Blogger Friday

Morning guys! Today is a very special day. Not only am I introducing the lovely Hannah to you, but it’s the day of my Engagement party. Ever get the feeling you should have embraced that ‘I should probably go for a run’ moment, and just done it? Ever feel like you didn’t need to eat three […]

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5 Reasons Why I Didn’t Read Your Blog Post

I make sure to take at least an hour out of each day to sift through blog posts. I really enjoy the down time and catching up on the latest reads. This often makes me feel inspired and motivated and I love connecting with bloggers too. However, when people have as little time as I […]

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And the winner is…

Congratulations Jani V – your name was picked using a random list generator so you’ve won the Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani eyeshadow palette! Thank you to everyone that entered my most recent giveaway, there will be many more to come throughout the year. Subscribe to my blog so you don’t miss out! ♥ youtube . twitter […]

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15 Things You Should Do Before Hitting Publish (& Free Checklist!)

Blogging can be overwhelming, and with loads to think about, it’s easy to forget the little details that can sometimes make all the difference. I’ve gathered together a list of everything I think should be done before you hit ‘publish’. Stuff that’s really going to help your post be read, loved and shared. Download my checklist (see end of post) to make it super easy for you to remember what exactly you need to do before publishing your blog post!

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Get To Know Gemma | Featured Blogger Friday

Breathe a huge sigh of relief…it’s Friday. Another week has flown by, mainly consisting of putting some love back into my blog since the big move (what an awful hassle), but it’s coming together nicely now. Thank you for all the lovely responses on the re-design, and equally on yesterdays post, ‘MAC Lipstick Collection‘. I had […]

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My Haircare Routine | How I Care For My Hair

I received the most lovely request in my email inbox a couple of weeks ago to write a post discussing everything I do to care for my hair; my routine, what products I like to use, how I grow it etc. etc. – a huge compliment considering I’m very lazy when it comes to hair. […]

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Most Loved Moisturiser

I trust you all had a lovely and well deserved Easter weekend break. Mine was of course filled with chocolate eggs and not one, not two, but three roast dinners – blimey. I crawled back to the office today, still feeling completely full, along with a food baby, and reality hit me once again. However, […]

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Affordable Daytime Spring Makeup Tutorial

Spring has officially sprung. Easter Day began with a rather groggy feeling after I realised I lost a whole one hour of sleep due to the clocks jumping forward. However, a surge of motivation came to me after an incredibly lazy morning filled with chocolate eggs and films. So I decided to have a clear […]

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Get To Know Emma | Featured Blogger Friday

My patience has been completely tried and tested this week. Very naively, I assumed moving from WordPress.com to a self hosted site would be a simple hop over, how wrong was I. Countless conversations later with the incredibly helpful WordPress Happiness Engineers, here we are. Most of my content has been shifted across and I […]

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The Flawless Drugstore Base | Oily Skin

Cast yourselves back to my ‘How To Achieve A Flawless Base‘ video. You may have noticed that I used a few pricey products to create my typical daytime face. This routine is something I did most days, so as a result, I was getting through some rather luxurious products more quickly than I would have […]

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GIVEAWAY | Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Palette *CLOSED*

Happy Wednesday! I’m throwing in a mid-week giveaway as a thank you for all of the support and love I’ve recently received here on Clarina Beauty. Want the chance to win the Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Palette? Just follow the rules below. Another huge congratulations to Kirstens Modern Life, the winner of my last giveaway. She […]

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Get To Know Erin | Featured Blogger Friday

Morning girlies. A huge thank you for all of the love on yesterdays post ‘Top 5 Under £5‘. I was thrilled to share my current favourite cheapies with you. I am always ultra happy to find purse friendly products that actually work well, and I love reading posts on peoples discoveries equally as much. There’s something rather satisfying about […]

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