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Colourful Statement Shoes Under £50

Statement shoes are a fast track route to transform your outfit whether you are heading to a business meeting, a date or dinner with your friends. You can pair them an all black outfit, jeans and a crisp white blouse or a work dress. We’ve hunted down the hottest, coolest and most irresistible heels on the high street – and all under £50 – so you can expand your shoe collection this autumn by flashing your brights.   ZARA CROSSOVER LEATHER HIGH HEEL SHOES  £29.99 www.zara.com  ASOS RIORITISE HIGH HEELS £27.00 www.asos.com   TATIANA3 NINE WEST £29.00 www.kurtgeiger.com  TOPSHOP RAMONA SNAKE EFFECT STRAPPY SANDALS £25.00 www.topshop.com …

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CHANEL LES AUTOMNALES – FALL 2015 COLLECTION

The French luxury brand has unveiled its Fall 2015 makeup collection inspired by earthy, natural colors of the autumn season.  Here is everything you need to know about ‘Les Automnales’ collection     LES 5 OMBRES DE CHANEL This five-shadow Entrelacs palette is limited edition and features lovely nude shadows from light to deep, satiny to matte. Pretty compact and easy to carry around.               LES 4 OMBRES  With two medium tones to colour and contour this new LES 4 OMBRES has a vibrant, pigment-rich formula inspired by threads of Chanel tweed.    …

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Beauty Edit: Best Mineral Sunscreens

Choosing the correct SPF for your skin type can often be confusing, and even overwhelming. Here at Blix, we love everything natural, organic and chemical free. So we researched, tested and picked the best natural sunscreens for you to stay protected from head to toe while bathing in the sun. From water resistant sports creams to sensitive skin solutions, we have rounded up the best sun protection to help you get through summer healthy and sunburn-free. Click here to see our guide to mineral sunscreens.

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A guide to mineral sunscreens

Tanning season is upon us, and while we all know how important it is to protect skin from the sun’s harmful rays we often forget to apply the sunscreen when we go out. It should be part of the daily routine,  even in those cloudy summer days as it protects the skin from both UVA and UVB rays. Many foundations include sun protection, but it’s always best to use a separate sunscreen or moisturiser with SPF.  We advice you to opt for SPF 30, as it blocks about 96% of the sun’s rays. Classic vs Mineral Sunscreens: what is the…

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Best Foods for Gorgeous Skin

What’s a secret for healthy and glowing skin? It’s not in the expensive makeup products. It’s in your diet. Certain foods have a power to keep your skin supple and smooth, and help to prevent acne and age related damage. Fish and seafood Red varieties of fish – sardines, mackerel, herring , tuna, mussels and oysters – are rich source of vitamin D and A , omega- 3 fatty acids and zinc.These products are more effective than moisturizers because they help form a protective barrier ,which helps to prevent the appearance of acne and soothe inflammation. Try it grilled, baked…

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One-Piece Swimwear

Whether you are going away this summer for a long vacation or a mini weekend getaway, get your hands on this season’s staple swimwear pieces to keep you looking cool in the midst of the summer heat.  We have picked 10 one pieces we hope you will like as much as we do!

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Beach Inspired Nails

Summer is always a good excuse to grab the blindingly bright polishes and make a statement with your nails!  The sun, the waves, the palm trees— why not bring along some of that beach spirit closer to you by recreating this lively and colourful art. Seashells, starfish, seahorses are all part of the beach inspired themes, as well as anchor signs. And of course, don’t forget about those palm trees and sunsets!                                              All photos are via Pinterest  …

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