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23 Beauty Struggles All British '00s Girls Faced

Barry M, Lush, and The Body Shop ftw.

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1. When you applied Barry M eyeshadow, then blinked, and it smudged all the way down your cheek.

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2. When you couldn't decide which Impulse body spray summed up your ~vibe~.

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3. Especially because they discontinued the best one ever.

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4. When you couldn't get your Bad Gal eyeliner straight, so you just kept adding more until you looked like you'd been punched in both eyes.

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5. When you forgot to blend your Batiste in properly, so you ended up looking like a grey-haired nan.

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6. When your Lush bath bomb turned your water a cool colour, but then your mum got mad that you left the sides of the tub greasy.

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7. When you forgot to apply Johnson's Holiday Skin with a tanning mitt, so you ended up with streaky legs.

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8. When you got told off for peeling your Barry M nail varnish off, even though it was the most satisfying feeling in the world.

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9. Waiting forever for your crimpers to warm up.

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10. When you sprayed on too much of The Body Shop's White Musk, because wearing it made you feel so ~fancy~.

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11. When your first bottle of So...? Kiss Me ran out and you didn't know what to wear any more.

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12. When you rubbed too much Lush Glitter Bug into your skin and you ended up looking kinda grey.

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13. When your butterfly hair clips snapped in your hair.

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14. Going outside right after applying your Agatha Ruiz de la Prada lip balm and getting your hair stuck to your lips.

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15. Putting on Glow by JLo and not immediately transforming into a goddess.

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16. Carefully applying hair mascara from Claire's to the strands of hair framing your face, only for them to go weirdly crispy a moment later.

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17. Having an unusual name, so having to get a named hairband specially made.

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18. Spraying Lee Stafford's Poker Straight heat protection spray on your mirror when you straightened your hair, and never being able to scrub it off.

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19. Accidentally squeezing a bath pearl from Boots too hard and having it pop into your eye.

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20. Trying to convince your mum that Juicy Tubes was just lip gloss, so you should definitely be allowed to wear it to school.

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21. Spending all your holiday money on Just Me by Paris Hilton at duty free.

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22. Putting Collection 2000 glitter eyeliner on and getting a speck in your eye.

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23. But worst of all, burning your neck on your GHDs and everyone making fun of you for having a love bite.

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