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Posts by Sheenie

Egyptian Magic All Purpose Skin Cream

Take a look at this pot and tell me what you think. Any thoughts? This little pot contains an all-purpose cream for the skin that’s had the stars of Hollywood swooning for the last 20 years. It’s not really a cream as such – it looks like a balm, feels like a balm and works like a balm and the formula is supposedly based on a cream found in ancient Egyptian tombs. No, it’s not embalming fluid, OK? Now I know there are a various other multi-purpose products on the market but much like Goldilocks’ porridge preference, it boils down

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Laser Hair Removal with Sk:n (Session 2 and 3)

Last month I shared details of my first laser hair removal session with Sk:n. To recap I’m having laser hair removal on two different areas – the underarms and the chin. Today’s post is about two separate sessions. One is my first treatment for the chin area (following a patch test 4 weeks prior) and the second is my second session for the underarms. It is advised treatments are six weeks apart for the underarms and four weeks apart for the facial area, ensuring the hair cycle is captured at all the stages of regrowth. Two weeks ago I had

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ColourNation Hairdressers

Oxford Street and its surrounding area wouldn’t normally be my first port of call for a cut and colour. Oxford Street is usually the place I go into battle with when it comes to dodging tourists for the shops but off a quiet side street on Winsley Street there is a peaceful hair haven and it’s strictly for ladies only – ColourNation. Actually I know Winsley Street for an entirely different reason – I used to work in Mappin House directly opposite. Talk about taking a stroll down memory lane… From outside, ColourNation is rather unassuming but step over the

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