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Illamasqua School of Make Up Artistry: Skin Sculpting

Friday evening. A time when most people are rushing home for the weekend or on their way to a night out, except I was doing neither. Instead I made my way to a familiar haunt of mine – Illamasqua’s flagship store on Beak Street in Soho. Not for a spot of shopping, I hasten to add but for one of their make-up courses that they run in their school within. Illamasqua’s School of Make Up Artistry is open to everyone from beginners to pros. There isn’t that air of snootiness about the place that automatically singles you out if you’ve

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Clarins’ Melting Honey Hot Stones Massage

I had a week off recently (which now seems like a lifetime ago) and although I didn’t go on holiday, I hit the ‘pause’ button for some highly prescribed me-time. This called for a proper relaxation, completely switching off and forgetting about work so I booked myself in for a treatment at Clarins’ Skin Spa. Clarins’ is recognised for its skincare and cosmetics range, but it also has a sterling reputation for face and body treatments in its amazing spa facilities. Previously I had tried a Rebalancing Massage with Relax Essential Oils, which you can read about here. This time I was looking

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