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Review: Aveda Dry Remedy Daily Moisturising Oil

Hello, everyone. Today I’m sharing my thoughts on Aveda’s Dry Remedy Daily Moisturising Oil*. I’ve been using this oil for a few weeks in the hope it will replenish the loss of moisture from the bitter, cold months we’ve been having. It’s not just the skin that suffers in winter but (certainly in my case), the hair gets blasted just as much. The concept is simple: apply a few drops to hydrate and nourish dry, lifeless looking tresses. It can be used on wet hair before blow-drying, after to finish off and a little bit goes a long way and

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Aveda Smooth Infusion Smoothing Masque

Last week I paid a visit to Aveda’s Lifestyle Salon and Spa in Covent Garden for a smoothing blow-dry with Textured Hair Specialist, Subrina Kidd. It was an opportunity to try Aveda’s new Smooth Infusion Smoothing Masque, a deep conditioning treatment that softens hair whilst reducing frizz and unwanted volume by half.  For a Thursday evening, the place was busy and buzzing yet among all the humdrum I was able to loosen up with a relaxing head and shoulder massage ahead of my wash and blow-dry. I cannot believe how light I felt after; the amount of stress buried in my shoulders

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EOTD from Passion Flower by Aveda

In October I brought you news of Aveda’s latest cosmetics collection, Passion Flower. Well here is an example of one of the Petal Essence Single Eye Colors in blue (Cerulean Bloom) that I thought I’d share. It is only the one colour swept across the lids with the light Callalily as a highlighter on the brows. Make-up artist Adam de Cruz used this shade one of the models at the launch although I do believe he used a blue eyeliner to make the colour pop more: I think a lot of people fear wearing blue as eye make-up (perhaps it’s because it brings back

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