5 THINGS CITY GIRLS CAN DO TO STOP BREAKOUTS

The other day, I had a consultation with an aesthetician and she briefly glanced at my face before declaring that I had congested skin. How did she know? I mean I was wearing makeup and there was dim lighting! She explained that living in the city, we have to work extra hard to keep our complexions clear and bright and…
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IT’S MY BODY

So why can’t I talk about it the way I want? Just try it, tell a colleague or a friend that you’re dissatisfied with how you look and wait for their response. More likely than not, they’ll say something like, ‘don’t be silly, you’re so skinny!’ or ‘you should be happy with the way you look!’. Yeah, we all should…
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THE 5 BEST LUXURY FACIAL CLEANSERS

  So why exactly am I using five? Not all facial cleansers were made equal and some provide different benefits than others. I’m using Dermalogica, Glamglow, Skinceuticals and Elemis – all have a great reputation but what does one do better than the other? These are the five best luxury facial cleansers I’ve ever used and here’s why:   1.…
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THE URBAN RETREAT ROSE FESTIVAL

  After months of gazing at turquoise riads, palm trees and the white-washed walls of Marrakesh on Instagram, I’ve been itching to visit – even in spite of every other fashion blogger’s feed plastered with the city. Whilst I still find myself in London, the best alternative is the Marocmaroc spa on the top floor of Harrods. Invited to experience…
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THE 3 FRENCH SUNSCREENS YOU NEED TO TRY

I’ve always wondered, if a beauty brand is known for that one cult product, is trying out something else setting myself up for disappointment? I try out three French sunscreens from well-loved brands I’ve used before, to see if they stand up to the rest of their offerings and how they fare alone.   Nuxe Sun Delicious Cream For Face We…
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THE ULTIMATE LUXURY SUMMER SKINCARE GUIDE

Having lived in a tropical country for years, when it comes to summer skincare or beauty, I’m relieved to say that I don’t find it as daunting as most people. I’ve pretty much lasered every follicle on my body so there’s not much catching up for me to do in that department. I’ve also already pinned down a makeup regime…
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