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skincare

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...
Fitness

June Swoons

June 17, 2015
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June is heating up a treat and London is full of sunshine, style and fab fitness offerings. Here’s what I’m currently loving atm… 1. SKC The South Kensington Club is every bit as chic and stylish as it promised it would be – if not more. The space is filled with natural light making it a seriously peaceful place to workout, hangout, eat, sip sun-downers on the terrace and as of next week, enjoy pioneering beauty treatments (hurrah!). That’s not to mention the inspiring Voyager Club events plus opportunities to swim in Stromboli volcano, hike in the Alps and bike in the Tuscan hills.… Continue reading...
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My Winter Skincare Essentials

December 19, 2014
It may be the most wonderful time of the year if you’re in a festive frame of mind, but for your skin however, it can be the most hazardous. Cold winds, bitter blizzards and central heating are not a skins best friend. In fact, for me, winter summons a determined dedication to my skincare regime to ensure it stays hydrated and bright for the season’s festivities. My skin tends to be dry throughout the year so in cold conditions I use a richer mosituriser, and right now I couldn’t be happier with the results from the products I’m currently using. For links to product pages please click on the titles.… Continue reading...