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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Going Nude!

Let’s face it, even on the days when we say we’re not wearing any make-up, we won’t really set foot outside the house without some tinted moisturiser, or a quick slick of mascara just to open up the eyes.  And yes, lipgloss or a shiny lipbalm DOES count as make-up!!! So today’s challenge to myself was absolutely no make-up AT ALL!  Yup, you read that right!  I am that person…
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Love is in the Air, so Marry Me!

Love is in the air…. or at least, it’s scenting the air all around. New fragrance launches in the offing include Lanvin’s Marry Me and Chloe’s Love, Chloe.  Both  gorgeous bottles and romantic fragrances. (Picture above also includes Paco Rabanne’s Lady Million, shaped like a gold ingot – subtle? Not!) Both are set to hit the stores in August, each with a fabulous new press and TV campaign.Photos: WWD
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Ultra Body, Ultra Detox….Ultra ME!!

So, I’ve come to the end of my month’s worth of the Ultra-Body Detox that I was testing out, and I’m happy to say, I can see the difference. Without changing my diet, my workout programme, or anything else for that matter, this yummy powder, added to water and drunk once a day, has worked it’s magic to flush out all the nasty toxins from my body, and given my…
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