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Pimps & Pinups

I have a sad story to tell. My hairdresser has uprooted from London and moved up north. It’s as if someone’s cut off my electricity, water and broadband in one go. OK, that’s being melodramatic but you know how attached I was to my stylist (and colourist who has also gone with her). Five glorious years… I mean, it’s not over but it’s not going to be easy to visit them as often as I did when they were in London. This means I on the hunt for somewhere closer to home for the in-between, oh-God-it’s-an-emergency-and-I-need-someone-to-fix-my-hair and I reckon I

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Aquis Hair Lisse Luxe Hair Towel

This year’s humidity levels have been a bitch for my hair. Exasperated at the state and rate of frizz with my barnet, I have been trying to find a solution to my woes. After reading reviews of Californian brand Aquis Hair’s Lisse Luxe Hair Towel from Cosmetic Candy and Beauty Queen UK (two ladies who are profoundly honest in beauty blogging), I took a deep breath and paid £30 for a special towel that beats frizz down with a stick. Let’s just pause for a moment here: £30 for a towel that is big enough to wrap around your head.

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Review: Shu Uemura Art of Hair Ample Angora

If you have fine hair and are craving volume, then you need Ample Angora in your life. I was introduced to Shu Uemura’s haircare when I met my hairdresser five years ago. In fact she always uses their products on me every time I see her. One that makes a frequent appearance is Ample Angora, a lightweight volumising mousse that amplifies fine hair from root to tip. Part of the Shu Uemura Art of Hair group, Ample Angora has been designed to protect hair from heat, humidity, UV rays and environmental aggressors. I just know my hairdresser uses this on

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