Beauty

Beauty

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Anti-Ageing Beauty With Perricone MD

When it comes to anti-ageing skincare routines, I'm a little bit (OK a lot...) late to the party! At 34, I've only just started using anti-ageing products, which according to the experts is about 14 years too late! My bad!
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My NIVEA Q10 Plus Skincare Routine

I know the advice is to use anti-wrinkle cream from the end of your 20's but I'm a bit of a later starter and have only started recently, at the grand old (not really old) age of 34.
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Life’s Little Luxuries

Work hard, play hard I say. And by play hard, as a mum of two, I mean mostly, retail therapy. Although not shopping with kids, now that's anything but therapeutic.
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Attending a Pinterest UK Event with Celebrity Hair Stylist George Northwood

PinterestLondon is always a whirlwind for me, and last Wednesday was no exception. Taking my Mum along for a rare night away and quite the party (more of that soon), I had some exciting meetings by day (as always, I'll reveal more when I can)- as we made our way through chic coffee shops in Farringdon to the place I call home in the city, Charlotte Street Hotel, a bustling yet relaxing hub where meetings can turn to dinner easily, and being so close to Soho and the production company I have a TV series in development with, makes it the ideal place for my blogging and TV career to meet.
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Khush-Boo Fragrances For All The Family

Mothers & Shakers Featured Post. We are sent a fair few samples in this house but never have we tried fragrances for all the family before and let me start by stating these Khush-Boo fragrances are JOYFU...
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Honest Mum’s Hot List

As a list maker and lover, and sometimes it must be said, forgetter of things I love and need-this week I'm noting all the lovely items we've been sent for review recently that are making me smile!
Cloud 9 Range

Win £70 Voucher on Cloud 9 Skin Solutions Range

Thanks to twitter I've gotten to know Cloud 9 Skin Solutions, an innovative new British skincare brand, paraben and cruelty-free, dedicated in creating solutions for specific skin problems. Launching with an initial range of five stand-out products, the brand empowers users to restore the natural beauty of their skin, using the unique blend of natural ingredients in all the Cloud 9 Skin Solutions products.
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A Day of Pampering at Allertons

Those who follow this blog know that I love a good pamper session and that's exactly what I had last week thanks to Allertons in Leeds!
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Fluttery Nouveau Lashes at Revive Tanning and Beauty

On Friday I headed to the haven that is Revive Tanning & Beauty Salon in Collingham, Leeds for a bit of pampering (I do love all these beauty reviews)! Wanting to add some lashes for a little impact to my eyes (especially pre photo shoot for my new profile and Grazia picture, taken after above) and loving the sound of not needing mascara for a few weeks, I opted for the Nouveau lashes.
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Win Thea Organic Enriched Fruit Enzyme Skincare Set Worth £32.95

This luxury 4 Piece Complete Skin Brightening Starter Kit by Thea Skincare is the ultimate in organic skin care helping you achieve clear, smooth and radiant skin! Amazing!. These 4 restorative products contain natural fruit enzymes that renew and brighten complexions by removing dead skin cells, repairing, hydrating, firming and adding a healthy glow.
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Getting ‘You’ to Sleep Through

I'm not the greatest sleeper, I never have been really and in the words of my mother my, "energy has always been boundless". My kids seemed to have taken after me (which is good and bad).
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My Hero Hair Products

My hair was poker straight until I hit 13 and my hormones went, well a bit well hormonal and turned my sleek locks curly! The exact same thing happened to my Mum so it must be hereditary so in all honesty, I don't really know if I'm naturally straight or curly. I suppose I'm naturally curly now but there are days my hair is straighter producing waves rather than curls...an enigma! Anyway, I often get asked how I achieve my curls and when I'm not getting my all time favourite blow dry (I call it the Hollywood wave), I have a series of go-to hero hair products to keep frizz at bay and curls enhanced and pretty at home!
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New Clip from the bareMinerals Beauty Film Shoot

I was just over on Youtube as I will soon be uploading my first beauty vlog for you all when I spotted this previously unseen clip of me from the recent bareMinerals shoot I featured in for the brand.