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Molton Brown: Pink Pepperpod

Molton Brown, my old chum, it’s been a while. In fact it’s been so long that you’ve introduced a few more names to join the established line-up which adorn the shelves of your boutiques. One is Pink Pepperpod* (formerly known as Paradisiac Pink Pepperpod) dressed suitably in eye-catching pink and I must say I’ve taken quite a shine to it. The iconic Black Peppercorn is fiercely intense and masculine (although favoured by both sexes) but Fiery Pink Pepperpod takes a different direction with a sweetly spiced scent from blending pink pepperpods with ginger and patchouli. It still maintains a peppery undertone with an air

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Christmas at Superdrug

We are in the last month of 2014 so it is acceptable to make a start on the dreaded task of Christmas shopping but I think it’s easier than ever because there is such a vast selection to choose from. Gone are the days when a department store wheeled out the generic, dull looking gift sets. Shops have well and truly upped their game to such a standard that you’ll find you will want something for yourself as well. Superdrug was the first to nudge me when they challenged me to see how many presents I could buy for £20*. I

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Rituals’ Hammam collection

I like Rituals. I especially like the last two collections, the Laughing Buddha and Indian Summer, but I think this time Rituals has outdone itself with a makeover of their Hammam collection*. I’m not familiar with the original but the new collection is nothing short of divine and it’s right up my street as I bloody love hammams. To me a hammam is the ultimate cleansing and beautifying treatment. It’s a tradition that has stood the test of time, centuries old yet undisputed and thankfully still part of local culture in countries like Turkey and Morocco (which I am envious of). Fortunately

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