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Ski Sunday Skincare Saviours

Good Afternoon! I know it’s been a while since I posted a monthly skincare facial and trust me, I am testing away and have a post coming your way soon which is totally focused on hydration to help you beat the effects of this winter on your skin. However, taking the current season into account, I felt it was more important to focus on the damaging effects of the strong

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Awaken those senses with Bean Body’s Coffee Bean Scrub

Still haven’t worked out how to use the timer on the boiler yet? Yes, that’s me too!…so whilst I plan to get around to sorting that little issue out every morning I wake up to a cold bedroom (not ideal but sometimes I think that’s probably what makes me actually get my bootie out of bed, wack that kettle on and make that cup of coffee to kick-start my day

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And so the adventure begins with the Lookfantastic January Beauty Box

A new year means a new look! So as makeovers go, the Lookfantastic team have nailed it right on the head! The new slimmer design box has given the subscription beauty box a bit of a welcome refresh. With the beauty box market being quite saturated and very competitive, brands being able to reinvent themselves not only in design but with the products they bring to table each month is

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Blue Monday? Or not so Blue Monday?

Good Morning and welcome to Blue Monday! If your waking up in the UK/ Northern Hemisphere you will know that today has been dubbed as officially the worst day of the the year, who can blame anyone for thinking that?  It’s grey and wet outside, the post Christmas bills are coming in and thats without factoring in the humanitarian crisis’s and political madness that are going on. I for one

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Fight those Winter colds with my homemade Turmeric Latte recipe

Move over Matcha, there is a new player in town! Every year there is a super ingredient that health, fitness and food fanatics get behind and whether you believe the hype or not, at some point, you are bound to try it and even love it. Previous super ingredients have been kale, Matcha and now, the most current from last year is Turmeric. Not a new ingredient to the world

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New Year, new you – are you falling for that cliché too?

And I’m back! Happy New Year to all and whoever may be reading this. It’s a New Year and a New Me! Haha…I can almost hear you nearly choke on your tea! Such a cliché right! Yes, it’s a new year, but not so dissimilar to the previous year (minus the fact that it’s 2017 not 2016) and well, as much as I would have like to have morphed into

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Four Men’s Fragrances you’ll want to wear this Winter.

I love masculine scents…on Mr J, on me (yes, sometimes I wear men’s fragrances), and just in general at this time of year; good, strong nostalgic scents that transport you to the origins of a particular fragrance’s ingredients. Most fragrances come with a story of their own – some that you want to live up to, others that evoke a memory for the creator that they want to share with

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Capture those memories just in time for Christmas with Photobox!

When was the last time you printed a picture? I guess I should answer this question myself as I’m asking you. Well, for me, it was probably about three years ago when I used an image from my wedding day for handmade personalised thank you cards.  Since then, nothing. The volumes of pictures I have taken on various holidays or events end up on a memory stick and on my

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Personalisation at its best at Boots!

Boots, our favourite high street drug store, has pulled it out of the bag this year by not only providing their stores and online site as a one-stop-shop for all your beauty needs, but by bringing a new experience of personalisation to life for the first time this Christmas! And I’m definitely not referring to the personalisation of the printed T-shirt kind. From personalising makeup bags to body butter tubs,

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Welcome to the Beauty Blackout your guide to THE BEST Black Friday weekend beauty deals!

Get ready…get set…go, go, go!! Welcome to the Beauty Blackout! This Black Friday weekend marks the day when the cyber space gods come together and grant us all a weekend of mouth-watering and very so tempting offers on some of the most well-loved, lusted-after and those with a cult following beauty and skincare brands. So whether you’re super organised and have your cup of coffee, bank card and Christmas list

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