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The Body Shop: Fiji Green Tea

I’ve barely got through The Body Shop’s Smoky Poppy range when lo and behold, they dangle another new one in front of me. Fiji Green Tea™ is quite possibly the one to make me dizzy – metaphorically and quite literally. Green tea is known for its antioxidant qualities and with its detoxifying health benefits, it’s been revered for over 400 years in social and cultural activities, including the Japanese Tea Ceremony. I admit I can never be bothered to gulp a hot cuppa of the stuff. I have boxes of fruit and herbal tea bags in my cupboard, the craze lasts for a few

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The Body Shop: Smoky Poppy Body Range

Well, this is a turn up for the books from the Body Shop. We’ve had some naughtiness with their Red Musk fragrance and just in time for Valentine’s Day they are rolling out their newest collection Smoky Poppy. Oof! Packaged in black with an image of the distinctive red poppy, I must say it makes a change from the exhausted red rose symbol of romance and God knows what other soppy and sappy connotations come to mind. There are seven items that complete Smoky Poppy: a poppy seed scrub (200ml/£13), shower gel* (250ml/£4), body butter* (200ml/£13), massage oil* (crikey! 150ml/£14), body

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