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Red Square’s winter beauty trends: Metallic eyes

Hiiiiiii! Happy Monday! Hope that you had an amazing weekend and that you’re ready for the week ahead (if that is even possible). This week’s winter trend from Red Square is all about metallic eyes. Ok, so if you’re anything like me, you’re a little scared of trying out this trend that has been all […]

Red Square’s winter beauty trends: Smokey Eyes

Hiiiiiii So winter is officially here and I’m constantly freezing cold and making a hot water bottle every night, eeeeee. Bring back summer please! But, sometimes there are some pretty awesome things about winter – like this smokey eyes trend. Using products from Clarins, Bobbi Brown, Catrice, Essence and more, you can recreate Kendall Jenner’s […]

Instagram Round-up I

Hey guys. Hope you’re dominating today! We’ve had a Smudged Instagram account for a while, and we’re loving following some of you guys, checking out what you’re doing (that sounds creepier than I meant it to be) and sharing some make-up inspo (and lots of other stuff) with you. Sidenote – if you’re not following […]

April Favourites

Hey you! Amazingly, it’s that time of the month where we talk about our favourites. These can be old faithful products that are making a bit of a comeback for us, brand new babies that we’ve just got our hands on or something we just picked up in Clicks a while ago and now we’re […]

Easy Peasy V-day Looks

It’s a day where lovers’ love and drunk dialing ex’s is all around us. We are particularly fond of all the chocolate. Since this year Valentines lands on a Saturday, we’ve got you covered no matter where your evening takes you. Jess This weekend, for Valentine’s Day, Ben and I have gone away with a […]

You thought we’d forget about you: A Festive Giveaway

The last few weeks have really gotten the Smudged team in the festive spirit: from looks to get you through the season to gift guides galore. Keeping within the Christmas spirit that this time of year is all about spreading some cheer and to show how much we really appreciate you all especially since we’ve been […]

October Favourites

Hello you! I know that it’s been a while but I’ve been away! I was in DRC for two weeks, so blogging was a bit restricted, but the experience has created many ideas for new blog posts liiiiiike how to survive with only travel sized products for two weeks the five beauty products you need […]

Anime Halloween Tutorial

Morning you awesome people you! So when it comes to Halloween dress-ups, I tend to veer towards the creepy and gory. I want all the fake blood! But this year I want to try out a few different vibes and see what happens. So, as you may have seen on our instagram, I decided to […]

Black Cats- They’re On My Nails.

I’ve been quite shite with this blogging business lately and I must apologise. Here it is: Soz y’all. Frndz? <3 Since it’s nearing Old Hallow’s Eve (a fancy way of saying Halloween) we’re kicking off with this black cat nail tutorial which I am very very fond of. Gather your tools: I used a Revlon […]

Products I regret buying :(

Boo Hoo! I’m hating on this post because it means I wasted dollar dollar bills, and for me that’s shiate because I am actually Scrooge Mcduck and nothing pleases me more than diving into a pile of my own monies. But here we are and I hope my mistakes are lessons for you. I research […]