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Ponytail
Beauty

The Power of the Ponytail

If you were on Family Fortunes and they asked you to name a popular hairstyle, I bet the answer Ponytail would get you the highest score. It’s a style that’s been around for years and when done properly, can make your 2 minutes of effort look amazing. But beware the […]

Beauty

Friday’s Fabulous Beauty Flash

I came across this little complexion flatterer in my September Glossybox and will be forever grateful. You know that to get a place in my Friday’s Fabulous Beauty Flash post, a product has to be pretty darn special, so it goes without saying that my days aren’t the same if my […]

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Fitness, Wellbeing

Kick Start to Fitness

For those women over 40 who haven’t exercised since school – or for those of us who start with good intentions but consign the trainers to the closet after just a couple of trips to the gym – this blog post is for you! I’ve asked my own ‘Mrs Motivator’, […]

Beauty

Friday’s Fabulous Beauty Flash

Who hasn’t walked past the Soap & Glory products at Boots and had a little giggle at the quirky and clever – often risque – names such as Glow Job and Sexy Mother Pucker? Here’s why I’ve voted their Foam Call Shower and Bath Body Wash my Friday’s Fabulous Beauty […]

Beauty, Diet, Wellbeing

Beautify Your Diet

Thinking about dieting in the winter never quite feels right with the weather getting colder, the days getting darker and the call of the carbs upon you. In fact, I can almost hear a collective inner cheer from women around the country as they dig out those forgiving big, cosy […]

Beauty

Follow the Beauty Guru

Do you remember your first foray into the world of cosmetics? I do. I was about 10 when I discovered roller-ball lip-glosses which I would excitedly apply in the loo between school lessons and then stare in the mirror, mesmerised by the way they made my lips look prettier, plumper and […]

Beauty

Grey: The New Neutral Nail

Since the prestigious paint company, Farrow & Ball, showcased its ubiquitous, go-with-everything paint shade Elephant’s Breath, grey has taken over as the new go-to in the world of fashion and interiors. It’s also been the shade for nails to be seen in and the trend – as seen on the […]

Beauty, Uncategorized

Box Clever Beauty

Who doesn’t love receiving a beautifully wrapped gift? And better still if it’s a box full of lovely little beauty products that just scream ‘try me, try me!’ before you’ve even lifted the lid. The idea all started with the fabulous Glossybox (my fave) which has spawned a brigade of […]