The Holiday Blogroll of Shame

Well, I had hoped to post this while I was on holiday, but with less-than-no access to wi-fi (why doesn’t everywhere in the civilised world have free wifi?!), it was nigh-on impossible to get my usual online shopping fix, much less blog away to my heart’s content. So I write this having returned from holiday, back in rainy London, but that doesn’t make it any easier, or less incriminating.  On…
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Holiday Beauty

We’ve all read the multitude of magazine articles about the capsule make-up bag for sunny holidays, how less is more and how three key products can ‘make’ your holiday face…blah blah blah.  Heck, I’ve even written my fair share of these magazine and website articles. Minamalist or the full Monty?So how does it translate into reality?  Well, I’m truly ashamed to say that this time round, I’m really not practising…
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M.I.A

I’ve been Missing in Action for a while, and will be away for a little while longer, while I take a summer break in the sun.  So please bear with me and new posts will arrive at some point, probably once the summer is over. Hope you’re all having a great summer too! And don’t forget the high factor sun protection!!! Love to you all xxx
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Gentle, But Effective! Straight & Glossy by Schwarzkopf

I’ve had probably the gentle-est blow-dry I’ve ever experienced, courtesy of Schwarzkopf and Valerie of Brooks & Brooks Hairdressing.  But don’t be fooled (as I previously was) that gentle cannot equate to effective….oh no! Not at all!  My eyes have been opened to the right way to blow dry my hair (and save me many hours of arm-ache as I try to blow-dry, and heart-ache, as I see my stubbornly…
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Indian fashion babes – your time has come!

Now, I know this isn’t a beauty update, but I’m sure you’ll forgive me, especially if you live in the sub-continent! Hot off the press – here it is! Zara, the Spanish fashion retailer opened three stores in the country within the last five weeks!  The brand made its debut on the Indian market through a joint venture with Trent Ltd., the listed retail arm of the $70.8 billion Tata…
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