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Glitter for Grown Ups – The rules

Glitter for Grown Ups – The rules

Posted on November 18, 2014 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

No longer just for schoolgirsl, eye-catching glitter is now adding glamour to make up everywhere from the fashion shows to the red carpet. Here’s how to ensure yours is playful rather playschool!                   For a subtler look go for smaller glitter particles. Larger flecks are for making a standout […]

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Beauty myths busted!

Beauty myths busted!

Posted on October 28, 2014 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

                  1) You need to drink litres of water for clear skin. Allure magazine’s latest issue references research from Melbourne University that says ‘most people will drink sufficient quantities instinctively and don’t need to strive for certain amounts.’ Dermatologists have long said it’s natural oils that keep […]

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Behind the Bathroom Door of Nadine Baggott

Behind the Bathroom Door of Nadine Baggott

Posted on October 15, 2014 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

The beauty editor’s beauty editor, Nadine Baggott is a straight talking industry insider with an unrivalled knowledge of products, facials and treatments. Here she reveals what’s behind her bathroom doors (yes- she has two!)…   Read what Nadine had to say: Hi. I’m Nadine Baggott. Welcome behind my bathroom door. I rather indulgently have two […]

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Wellbeing

Simple Secrets To A Successful Relationship

Simple Secrets To A Successful Relationship

Posted on November 24, 2014 in WELLBEING with 0 Comments

US Relationship guru and psychology professor Dr. John Gottman on how to ensure yours stays the course.                   Be nice more often than you’re nasty. Gottman’s research shows that for every negative expression (a complaint, frown, put-down, expression of anger) you need to counter it with five positive […]

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Apps that’ll improve your life (yes really!)

Apps that’ll improve your life (yes really!)

Posted on October 16, 2014 in WELLBEING with 0 Comments

                  1. Feel more connected. If you work from home (or just an unfriendly office) Coffitivity recreates the sounds of a welcoming coffee shop. Scientifically proven to keep you focused and productive.     2. Wake Up Better. The Early Edition 2 is an alarm ++. Wake […]

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Scent-spiration

Scent-spiration

Posted on September 12, 2014 in WELLBEING with 1 Comment

Need motivation to go to the gym? Want to chill after a stressful day at the office? Or require a confidence boost pre first date? We prescribe our new mood boosting scents… Scent is potent. Proof? Scientific studies show it plays an important part in attracting a mate and just catching a trail of a […]

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Me

Present shopping sorted in seconds!

Present shopping sorted in seconds!

Posted on November 26, 2014 in ME with 0 Comments

Gifting made easy. Find the perfect present for a… 1. Teenager. Skimpy party dresses reveal acres of limbs so ensure they look healthy & glowing with our Shimmer Body Butter, £10. With a hook to hang it on the tree, it’s the perfect mix of girlish and grown up.   2. Mum. Endless meals on the table, lists of presents […]

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Rosie Green on creating her Sanctuary at Christmas

Rosie Green on creating her Sanctuary at Christmas

Posted on November 17, 2014 in ME with 0 Comments

For me creating a sanctuary at Christmas is all about warmth & light (problematic as my husband is not keen on spending on either!).   Here are a few of my favourite things… 1. Shopping for & then displaying new Christmas tree decorations (I allow myself two!). I love Gisela Graham at Liberty. 2. Creating […]

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Life changing Winter buys

Life changing Winter buys

Posted on November 13, 2014 in ME with 0 Comments

The Sanctuary Spa team on the treasured things that get them through winter.             Emily Bidder, Digital Marketing Executive: The Lumie Bodyclock Starter 30 Wake up Light.  Best £60 I’ve ever spent!           Rosie Green, Beauty Editor: An electric blanket.  I am thankful for it every night.     […]

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Try It Tuesday

Try it Tuesday…Add extra oomph

Try it Tuesday…Add extra oomph

Posted on November 25, 2014 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 25th November Add extra oomph… Give your eyelash curlers extra power by blasting then for a few seconds with a hairdryer till they are warm (but not hot!).     Related PostsNew Season Beauty: 4 easy updates for eyes this autumnGlitter for Grown Ups – The rulesTime saving beauty tricks

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Try it Tuesday…Healthy hair

Try it Tuesday…Healthy hair

Posted on November 18, 2014 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 18th November Healthy hair… Comb through your conditioner in the shower to reduce breakage.     Related PostsTry it Tuesday…Bedtime brushingTime saving beauty tricksTry it Tuesday…Secret scents to freshen your bathroom

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Try it Tuesday…Nude nails

Try it Tuesday…Nude nails

Posted on November 11, 2014 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 11th November Nude nails… Paint your fingernails with a nude slightly lighter than your skin tone to freshen up hands and lengthen fingers.     Related PostsReasons to love the Christmas countdown!Try it Tuesday…Time saving turnaroundBeauty myths busted!

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Present shopping sorted in seconds!

Present shopping sorted in seconds!

Posted on November 26, 2014 in ME with 0 Comments

Gifting made easy. Find the perfect present for a… 1. Teenager. Skimpy party dresses reveal acres of limbs so ensure they look healthy & glowing with our Shimmer Body Butter, £10. With a hook to hang it on the tree, it’s the perfect mix of girlish and grown up.   2. Mum. Endless meals on the table, lists of presents […]

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Try it Tuesday…Add extra oomph

Try it Tuesday…Add extra oomph

Posted on November 25, 2014 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 25th November Add extra oomph… Give your eyelash curlers extra power by blasting then for a few seconds with a hairdryer till they are warm (but not hot!).     Related PostsNew Season Beauty: 4 easy updates for eyes this autumnGlitter for Grown Ups – The rulesTime saving beauty tricks

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Simple Secrets To A Successful Relationship

US Relationship guru and psychology professor Dr. John Gottman on how to ensure yours stays the course.                   Be nice more often than you’re nasty. Gottman’s research shows that for every negative expression (a complaint, frown, put-down, expression of anger) you need to counter it with five positive […]

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Try it Tuesday…Healthy hair

Try it Tuesday…Healthy hair

Posted on November 18, 2014 in TRY IT TUESDAY with 0 Comments

Tuesday 18th November Healthy hair… Comb through your conditioner in the shower to reduce breakage.     Related PostsTry it Tuesday…Bedtime brushingTime saving beauty tricksTry it Tuesday…Secret scents to freshen your bathroom

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Glitter for Grown Ups – The rules

Glitter for Grown Ups – The rules

Posted on November 18, 2014 in BEAUTY with 0 Comments

No longer just for schoolgirsl, eye-catching glitter is now adding glamour to make up everywhere from the fashion shows to the red carpet. Here’s how to ensure yours is playful rather playschool!                   For a subtler look go for smaller glitter particles. Larger flecks are for making a standout […]

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