It’s no secret that I”m a huge fan of Christmas. Every year, without fail, I drive my boyfriend, family and friends mad with my festive enthusiasm; be it chopping down the tree, decorating the tree, buying presents, wrapping presents, or generally just talking about all thing Christmas, I just can’t get enough. Oh, and did …

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Finishing off a beauty product – or seven – is always a bittersweet experience. On the one hand, I”m usually at least a little bit sad to have finished it (otherwise I probably wouldn’t have bothered polishing it off, to be honest), and on the other, I’m thrilled to have actually reached the end of …

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I’m probably about the laziest person ever when it comes to doing things with my hair. On the rare occasions that it’s not bundled up into a top knot, it’s in a half up half down kind of situation. Or, if I’m feeling wild, it’s in a french plait. I know, I know, I’m so ruddy …

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It’s May. May. Where the Dickens has all that time gone, huh? Thankfully, May means warmer weather, May flowers – thanks to those April showers – and a move ever closer to my holiday in June. Hurrah! As for April, it was a pretty good one; Coachella was the main highlight, and it is because of …

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For those of you that don’t know, in addition to posting regular (ish) bits and pieces on this blog, I also work full time as a journalist for DailyMail.com. And as part of my work last week I got the chance to try out something of an odd beauty hack, courtesy of model-turned-actress Suki Waterhouse. …

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Another month has sped on by already, goodness gracious me! And it’s been a month filled with a lot of lovely products – a lot of which are relatively new to my beauty stash. We’ll kick off with skincare, and the one and only item, the La Roche-Posay Effaclar Serum, which has very quickly become something of …

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Years ago, I went on holiday to Portugal with one of my besties Janice. It was an amazing holiday, full of sun, sand, food and drink – and John Frieda’s Beach Blonde haircare collection. In all seriousness, in addition to all of the fun-filled, sun-soaked memories, those bright blue shampoo and conditioner models are one …

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* serge normant avah eau de parfum // c/o $60 * When I first learned about the concept of hair perfume, I admit I thought it was a little bit silly. Because really, I thought, how is hair perfume going to be any different to normal perfume?  My thought process remained much the same when a …

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Earlier this month, I took part in a work project which involved me going five whole days without washing my hair. I know. Now as some of you may remember from this post, I don’t really deal well with unclean hair so I made sure to stock up with as many dry shampoo-type products as possible, …

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* julien farel restore treatment // c/o $36 * A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to be sent on the best work mission ever, which involved me visiting the super swanky Julien Farel Restore Salon and Spa in New York City to try out one of his many superb haircuts and treatments. (If you …

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