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Beauty

Skin Emergency? Time for some Vitamin C

April 24, 2017
Citrus slice
The change of seasons can wreak havoc with your skin. For me, whenever the weather changes my skin becomes dry, dull and devoid of life. So what to do? When it comes to facials – or any skincare lotions and potions, routines and regimes – I’ve always been skeptical. How far do the products really penetrate? And can they really make a difference when your skin is constantly shedding and renewing? Furthermore, in the past I’ve always felt disappointed with the results from the supposedly “miracle/life changing/totally transformative” (etc) facials that also promise to last months… I think the best results my face has ever manifested is a more radiant and hydrated complexion for up to 5 – 7 days after.  … Continue reading...
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Light up your Life

September 16, 2014
If you’re in the same boat as my friend and fashion blogger extraordinaire Soraya Bakhtiar, who, whilst clutching a Starbucks coffee captioned her instagram this morning : “Last day of London Fashion Week feeling tired yet cosy in this cornflower blue knit [it’s 24 degrees celsius and sunny outside] by @mrselfportrait #morningslikethese #cabselfie #lfw” then you’re in need of some serious r&r. A couple of days ago I handpicked five of the best spa deals in central London, which I hope deemed helpful! However, if you can’t get to a spa, then make some time to relax at home. Downtime is so important – even if you only have just five or ten minutes.… Continue reading...