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Review: Balance Me Super Toning Body Oil

Balance Me are a natural skincare brand who already have a roster of celebrity fans (our girl crush Nicole Richie being one of them). One of their most popular product ranges is the Super Toning range, which includes a... Read more »


Crabtree and Evelyn Moisturising gloves and booties

Most of you will know that old trick of smothering your hands or feet in moisturiser before bed, and then slipping on some old socks or gloves to keep it all in overnight so you wake up with baby soft skin? Well Crabtree and... Read more »


Jergen's Naturals Aloe Soothing Body Moisturiser: A Review

Because I am so lazy, I have to literally force myself to use body moisturiser - but since I've been using Jergen's Naturals Aloe Soothing Body Moisturiser I've started looking forward to it. Well, looking forward to it... Read more »


Pretty new SteamCream tins!

Multi-purpose moisturiser supreme SteamCream has revealed a host of new limited edition tin designs, and this ' Soleil ' version has just caught my eye. Love. It's designed by Japanese textile designer Mako Kikkawa , and... Read more »


Burt's Bees introduces 24 Hour Body Lotion

Fans of Burts Bees will be pleased to hear that they've expanded their line with their new 24 Hour Body Lotion collection. There are four lotions, which have been developed for specific skin types: normal to dry skin,... Read more »


Benefit Launching B.right Radiant Skincare

Benefit have just exceeded my immense love of all of their product packaging with the announcement of their first skincare line, B.right Radiant Skincare . I want all of it, right now. The range includes Moisture Prep... Read more »


Black Chicken Love Your Body Oil

It's Australia Day today, so in honour of it we bring you some Australian beauty news! Australian brand Black Chicken is launching on Selfridges.com next month, with their first 100% natural product, Love Your Body... Read more »

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OCCO Mirnavina Grape, Blackberry and Fig Body Hydrator

Yesterday I tried out the OCCO Mirnavina Grape, Blackberry and Fig Body Hydrator . I was actually going to skip the whole moisturising part of the process because my house was so cold, and I just wanted to get dressed, but... Read more »


Boots No7 Protect & Perfect Intense Body Serum

Yesterday I showed you how to add a little hydration back into your face as skin takes on the terrors of winter. Today I'm pointing you in the direction of a treat for your body, too. It is snowing, after all... I've got... Read more »

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Dr Organic's Organic Virgin Olive Oil Hand and Nail Cream from Holland and Barrett

Holland and Barrett isn't the first place you might think of when it comes to skincare- but this is a misconception it would be great to address. They currently stock a 125 piece range from Dr Organics (alongside their... Read more »

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Heathcote & Ivory introduce iced pomegranate and amber scent for Christmas

A "seductive, spicy and warm" scent has been introduced by Heathcote & Ivory for the Christmas 2010 season. Iced pomegranate and amber were chosen for a "full and rich floriental accord with warm notes of winter... Read more »

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Detoxing Beauty for Baby: Mother's Special Blend stretch mark salvation

Stretch marks are probably the number one beauty concern all expectant mother's have in common. Even if you don't suffer from pregnancy acne or itchiness there's no escaping the fact that your skin will be doing some... Read more »

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Detoxing Beauty for Baby: Spectrum Coconut Oil Bodycare

Body moisturizer was one of my biggest concerns when I embarked on this naturalization of my beauty regimen. Firstly, it is almost impossible to find a moisturizer of the consistency that we're all used to without chemical... Read more »

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Product Review: Farmhouse Fresh Whoopie Creme

I'm a big fan of Farmhouse Fresh , especially their Honey Heel Glaze, so I was excited to receive a sample of their Whoopie! Whipped White Velvet Shea Butter Body Creme. Like many of their products, a lot of it is about... Read more »


Product Review: Elemis pro-collagen body serum

I'm not a big fan of 'firming' products as a general rule, and prefer gentler solutions to my advancing years. I'm going to make an exception, however, for Elemis' pro collagen serum, which has a mild firming effect that's... Read more »


OP THERAPY Scrub and Body Hydrator

Shhh I have a secret! I have found a true miracle combination to prepare the skin for spring and that soon to come summer sun. I started off with the Sea Salt Glow Cinnamon & Lime Scrub which is totally heavenly and has a... Read more »


Meaningful Beauty: Review of Cindy Crawford's skincare range

Not so long ago I mentioned that I'd discovered that Cindy Crawford had released a skincare line called Meaningful Beauty. I've been trialing products for a few weeks now and am ready to give you my verdict on the line.... Read more »


Get festive at Figleaves: They do more than fancy undies!

I'm a big fan of Figleaves, since my 34E chest finds solace in their amazing array of styles and designs. They stock stuff that's pretty near impossible to find on the high street, but sometimes I'm guilty of focussing so... Read more »


A treat for your skin from the Just Desserts kitchen

I have to admit that when it comes to the mythical desserts trolley, I'm far more excited by good old-fashioned puds covered in sticky toffee sauce and custard as I am in artfully-made cupcakes. Comfort food is always... Read more »


New bodycare range from Neutrogena

Neutrogena have been interrogating women on what they want from a moisturiser and the overwhelming response they got was (surprise surprise) - "moisture!" But the question is a valid one, when you consider all the other... Read more »


Product Review: Purity Anti-Aging Moisturiser

I have a box of unopened products in my room that I dip into sporadically. Some are disappointing and make me wonder why I bothered, whilst other make me wish I'd tried them sooner. The Purity moisturiser is such a... Read more »


Ooh baby! Kids' products that we love to use on us

Whether you're a Mum or just have fond memories of childhood, it's nice to ditch the harsher products and got back to the nursery from time to time. I'm feeling a bit sorry for myself this week as I've not been well and am now... Read more »

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DIY beauty: make your own caramel body polish

There's a whole weekend ahead of us, which means plenty of time to pamper and indulge. If you find yourself without plans, an at-home spa session can be a relaxing and fun way to a weekend so why not create your own... Read more »


Sneak preview - Gok Wan's new beauty range exclusive to Boots

Yesterday I went down to Boots' Christmas Press Day (they are done early for all those monthly magazines that work WAY in advance) and met the fabulous Gok Wan. I expected him to be there as a guest providing words of... Read more »


Play the Jergens Naturals Spinning Machine to win free beauty products

Hurrah! Yet another online creation designed to distract us from work! The lovely people at Jergens Naturals have launched a new online Spinning Machine. You get five spins a day and you can win one of their new... Read more »


Reader offer: 10% off Model Co airbrush range at Zuneta!

We've big fans of Model Co's skin quenching, tan-enhancing airbrush range, but we're even bigger fans of getting the products a little cheaper! So I'm delighted to announce that Zuneta have answered our prayers and are... Read more »

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Get olfactory orgasms with Diptyque's new Art of Bodycare Line

Diptyque candles are a fashionistas fantasy, but their new line consists of sweet smelling body products instead. The new products are designed to complement each other, and each smell has a harmonious candle... Read more »

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Natural beauty takes on retro form with Body America Organics

Ok, these deliciously scented products are no Dylans Candy bar (thanks Sephora) but they are green friendly which more than makes up for it. They call themselves 'Organics with attitude' and their saucy imprints of... Read more »