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GOLDEN AND GLOWING THIS FALL ON A BUDGET

GOLDEN AND GLOWING THIS FALL ON A BUDGET

October 29, 2017

Hey guys! Today is my last day of half term and I’m literally dreading going back to school all over again. I’ve had the majority of my assessments now and since it’s coming up to Christmas I hope the work lays off a bit haha! But I think we can tell from the leaves outside and the ones falling on this blog that AUTUMN IS OFFICIALLY HERE! Colder, darker nights and wearing oversized jumpers and drinking hot choc, who am I kidding I love in cozy jumpers all year around! Today I’m gonna help all you guys and gals out by telling you how to stay glowin’ on a budget. Just because outside is dull and cold, doesn’t mean that your glow has to be too so allow me to shed some light on the some of the best golden makeup bits.

 

LOCATE THE STORE


This part is the easiest for finding the best glow deal because there are so many stores to choose from! Of course you have your Superdrug and Boots but let’s not forget TKMaXx and the online stores. Honestly, TKMaXx is the place to find high end/American makeup for a fraction of the price. Not long ago I found a Nars Duo Eyeshadow in there! Sometimes it’s good to not always look in the most obvious places as you may find some hidden gems elsewhere. Also online there are typically sales so websites like BeautyBay or individual makeup brand sites like the ELF website are great to stay glowing on a budget.

 

RAKE THE SHELVES


Now the best thing to do is to not go towards the obvious. Branch out and try new brands that you may not have tried before, like I’ve recently tried the Freedom Pro Blush Palette and it resembles my higher end highlighters! Even picking up a pretty lil gold or pearlescent eyeshadow could double up as a beautiful highlighter.  Look out for the hidden gems amongst brands you may be unfamiliar with. Some of my fave underrated// not raved enough brands are: Barry M, Freedom, Technic, MUA, ELF, Sleek, NYX.

MAKE YOUR MOVE


Once you’ve found what you are looking for, go forth and treat yourself and get your glow on! These are some of my fave products that give me that ‘golden glow’:

 

 

 

 

 

 

P.S: This has been the most busy half term that I’ve ever had! I’ve done something every single day since last Saturday. Today is the only day that I haven’t needed to go out, what have you guys been up to? Byesies! Xxxx

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30 comments

hudapervez February 13, 2018 - 8:44 PM

I love having glowy skin all year round but especially in winter, these are some great tips! My personal fav highlighter is champagne pop although it is high end but it’s definitely worth the price! 😍

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Nikita October 30, 2017 - 9:53 AM

MUR is another underrated brand that has some great glowy products at a great price and honestly compares to some high end ones x Stunning photos x Nikita

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Olivia Alesha October 30, 2017 - 9:34 PM

Oooooh I’ll have to give MUR a go, I’ve definitely heard of it but never tried any of their products!
-Olivia Xxx

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Ms Via October 30, 2017 - 2:17 AM

Great Post! Loved your pictures a lot. 🙂 All brands you mentioned are good ones but I have not got a chance to try all of them. NYX, Sleek and ELF I have tried and love them. 🙂

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Olivia Alesha October 30, 2017 - 9:34 PM

Aww thank you so much! I love NYX so much they have so many amazing products!
-Olivia Xx

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Katie Henry October 30, 2017 - 12:30 AM

Great post! I’m in love with autumn colours these are just what I need. Also I love the leaf effects they’re so cool x

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Olivia Alesha October 30, 2017 - 7:47 PM

Thank you! I love autumnal colours too and I love experimenting with different autumnal colours in my makeup.
-Olivia Xxx

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Courtney Hardy October 30, 2017 - 12:12 AM

These all sound so good girl! I love all the shimmer!
http://sugarcoatedbears.blogspot.com/

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Olivia Alesha October 30, 2017 - 7:46 PM

Thank you! You can’t go wrong with a lil bit of shimmer!
-Olivia Xxx

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Talina October 29, 2017 - 10:45 PM

These photos are so stunning, girl! I will definitely have to give these palettes a try – they look fab! xo

Talina @ Sassy & Dangerous

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MJ October 29, 2017 - 10:07 PM

Way to show autumn is in the air! Love these falling leaves, such a great touch to your blog girl. Overall love your post, lots of products on there that I need to try out. The freedom brand seems cool also. Must haves!

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 10:34 PM

Awee thank you so much, that means a lot MJ! The Freedom product is so pigmented too!
-Olivia Xxx

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Hannah Louise October 29, 2017 - 9:25 PM

This is a great round of of products! Definitely want to try more from ‘Freedom’ xo

Hanney | http://www.blogabouthanney.com

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 10:33 PM

Thank you Hannah and I really want to try some more Freedom products too!
-Olivia Xxxx

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asnippetoflife October 29, 2017 - 9:13 PM

I love that post. Can’t have enough of that glow girl! Lately I have been loving my hourglass highlighting blush to give me those rosy cheeks and the glow all in one.
Lea, xx

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 10:32 PM

Thank you! Oooh I really want to try out an hourglass product since I’ve heard amazing things about them!
-Olivia Xxx

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Cara October 29, 2017 - 8:46 PM

In love with those falling leaves, it gives such a cosy, autumnal vibe x. Some great products you mentioned too, and it’s great that they’re all so affordable

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 8:59 PM

Thank you so much Cara!
-Olivia Xxx

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Mel October 29, 2017 - 8:23 PM

I love the idea of finding beautiful makeup at an affordable price! Some great finds included in this post. I love the leaves on your profile too! So cute!

http://littlemissmelanie.com

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 8:58 PM

I love makeup that is affordable and great quality and awe thank you I’m so happy that you like the falling leave Mel!
-Olivia Xxx

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Ellie October 29, 2017 - 8:23 PM

I’m obsessed with the freedom palettes they are so glowy and lush and of course TK Maxx is one of my go to places for makeup now

Ellie
http://www.headintheclouds.me.uk

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 8:57 PM

I really need to try more freedom palettes because like you said they are amazing and TKMaxx is amazing for makeup!
-Olivia Xxx

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Kayleigh Zara October 29, 2017 - 8:18 PM

Your photography is beautiful! I really love the falling leaves on the page too what a great autumnal blog extra! I really like the technic highlighters x

Kayleigh Zara ?www.kayleighzaraa.com

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 8:55 PM

Thank you so much Kayleigh! I’m really glad you like them and Technic is sooo good.
-Olivia Xxx

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pinkiebag October 29, 2017 - 8:16 PM

Hi, I have not heard of MUA before shall take a look into this always good to have some budget buys. Love the leaves by the way.

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 8:54 PM

MUA is definitely amazing for getting good products on a budget and aweee thank you!
-Olivia Xxx

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Corinne and Kirsty October 29, 2017 - 8:11 PM

Your photography is amazing! MUA is a brand I have heard a lot of positive things about. So far I have just used lipsticks though! xx corinne

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 8:51 PM

Awee thank you Corinne, that mean so so much! I love MUA lipsticks too they are such a good price and good quality too.
-Olivia Xxx

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Jemina Marina October 29, 2017 - 8:07 PM

This is a great post! Also I love the autumn leaves on your blog ❤️

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Olivia Alesha October 29, 2017 - 8:50 PM

Awee thank you so much!
-Olivia Xxx

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