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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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Review: Pimps & Pinups’ Rose Oil Shampoo & Conditioner

Pimps & Pinups is a hair salon in London’s Shoreditch which has just launched its first collection of hair products exclusively online to asos.com. Their Rose Oil shampoo and conditioner is new and I was recently sent samples to try. Suitable for all hair types, including coloured and chemically treated hair, the sweet smell of roses is evident from opening the bottles and yes, it leaves your hair fragranced. Rose oil is renowned for its anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and moisturising properties, and this duo has left my hair feeling nourished. However, the products are not sulphate-free so avoid if you have glue-bonded

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Review: Nexxus Youth Renewal Shampoo & Conditioner

New to the UK but very familiar in the USA, Nexxus has been at the heart of hair restoration for more than 30 years. It feels as if the market for haircare is full to the brim so how does Nexxus manage to squeeze its way in? My knowledge and understanding of Nexxus was somewhat limited to non-existent when I was approached to try their range of products but at least I can say I went into it with an unadulterated, open mind. But where does one begin? Well Nexxus, which was created in New York, has this one covered

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