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October 2015

How To Wash Sensitive & Hormonal Skin aka I’m Using Coconut Oil For Everything

I’m eternally a servant to the whims of my hormones. And my skin often pays the price, with breakouts and sensitivity. Sometimes simple is best, and, like many before me, I’ve found that simplifying my skincare routine and reevaluating ingredients…

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Lauren B Beauty Nail Couture: Clean Luxury For Your Nails

  I recently had the opportunity to try the nail polish line from Lauren B Beauty, the California beauty line created by Lauren B (niece of hair guru to the stars, Philip B). A lifelong lover of fashion and beautiful…

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Bond No9 Chinatown perfume review

Spicy Flowers With A Hint of Danger: Bond No9 Chinatown Perfume

I love floral perfumes, and I love fruity perfumes. I especially love gardenia and peach notes in perfume, which is what is at the heart of Bond No9 Chinatown, a cult favourite from the line, loved by women and men…

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Nourish Your Skin & Your Well Being With Decleor Aroma Nutrition

I’m obsessed with skincare – I admit it. The more oils, lotions, creams and potions I can put on my skin, the happier I am. Combine my love of skincare with my love of perfume and I’m one happy camper….

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Lovely Lips: Clarins Joli Rouge Moisturizing Long-Wearing Lipstick

Clarins Fall 2015 launches includes the relaunching of the Joli Rouge Moisturizing Long-Wearing Lipsticks in shades perfect for fall. They are even more moisturizing than before, with up to six hours of wear, intense colour and a super rich, creamy…

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RMS Beauty & Putting Good Stuff On My Face

I love makeup – all makeup! Natural, not natural, fancy and expensive, simple and expensive, cheap and cheerful etc etc. As much as I may love all of the things, my skin does not always love all of the things….

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Get Your Glow On While You Powder Your Nose: Vita Liberata

Yes, that’s right. In the time it takes you to powder your face, you can have a lasting tan. Actually, just powder your face, and you’re done! I’m not sure how it took me this long to jump on the…

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Menopause, Hormones & Our Changing Skin: Vichy NeoVadiol Compensating Complex

Vichy has been committed to to making our skin look it’s best for over eighty years. In 2001, Vichy introduced the NeoVadiol line, the first skincare line to address the effects of menopause on the skin. September was Menopause Awareness…

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dalybeauty Lise Watier Sublimessence

It’s Easy To Defy Your Age With Lise Watier Sublimessence

A month of using Lise Watier Sublimessence twice a day has made positive changes in the condition of my skin. It feels smooth, has a gentle glow and feels fresh. I’ve been using less concealer and powdered foundation than usual….

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Tips on how to wear perfume from the perfume whisperer

How To Wear Perfume: Tips From The Perfume Whisperer

How to you put on perfume? Do you spray your wrists and pulse points? Do you rub your wrists together to activate the perfume? Or, have you been told not to do that because you will damage the scent molecules,…

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