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Brooks & Brooks

A perfect wash and blow-dry can do wonders – it transforms your appearance and hide the sins of not having had a hair cut in months. Like me. Last week I was invited to award-winning hair salon Brooks and Brooks for a wash and blow-dry and I turned up with

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Miss Merx’s manis

I keep staring at my nails…would you just look at them? Isn’t this the finest manicure you’ve seen? This is the work of Mercedez Merx aka Miss Merx, fellow beauty blogger and a freelance nail technician who doesn’t cut corners in her job and is passionate about keeping nails healthy. Mercedez

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Fantasy Fire & Eiffel For This Color

The life of a beauty blogger means buying things and getting round to trying them months later so when Max Factor’s Fantasy Fire caused much excitement earlier this year, of course I got sucked in. I haven’t dabbled in layering much (and Fantasy Fire is precisely a layering polish) but

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The U.S nail shop

Six months ago I spoilt you with showing off all the nail polishes I grabbed from my Miami trip. (Jeez, has it really been that long? Tell me where 2012 is racing to, please!) Here’s are a few swatches on some gems I swooped down onto like an over-excited magpie.

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OPI Beige-Jing

A few weeks ago, my company moved offices. Not far, just across the business park, but as moves go, apparently it was quite a stressful one. We are now sat in our shiny new offices, with a whole host of meeting rooms that have been named after Olympic cities. So

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OPI Euro-Mazing!

This has been in my scheduled posts for an absolute eternity and its only now that it has risen to the top of the pile. Quite appropriate really, as I understand there’s some kind of football going on at the moment. Apparently this is a really old discontinued polish –

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