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Christmas 2015 from Space NK

Last week I popped along to Space NK’s Christmas 2015 preview to see what they have in store for the upcoming festive season. Although I hate the fact this year is flying past, the line-up is worth getting excited over and I have had to make a wish-list for myself. I always believe that the best gifts to give are the ones you’d like to receive yourself, so if you’re my friend then please take that as a compliment! Instead of leaving things to the last minute (and consequently missing out on some absolute gems), I’m planning ahead this time, so here’s my pick of

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REN’s Clarimatte Clarifying Toner

As someone who dutifully cleanses skin daily, there is one part of the process that I have been awfully lacklustre in – using a toner. Caroline Hirons spotted this omission and gently slapped my wrist. Yes, I’m fortunate to have trouble-free skin, I drink more water than I used to, I don’t smoke and I always take my make-up off no matter how tired I am but my cheeks always look so dehydrated and that’s because I am not using a toner. Hnnnnnnnnngh, I know that’s bloody terrible but come on, I am being honest! I’ve just been dismissive of

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REN Hot Cloth Cleanser

I’m becoming well acquainted with REN’s skin care as I slowly work my way around the range. I previously reviewed their Glycolactic Radiance Renewal Mask (which I loved) and Rosa Centifolia No1 Purity Cleansing Balm (again another beauty). Next up is the Rosa Centifolia Hot Cloth Cleanser. Predictably it functions in exactly the same way as Liz Earle’s legendary Cleanse and Polish  (it even comes with a pump) so it’s quite a feat to challenge a firm favourite amongst those loyal to THAT creamy cleanser and muslin cloth…although to be fair to REN, the routine is slightly different. Apply to dry skin

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