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Avon Attraction: For Him and For Her

It must said Avon does fragrances very well. Their collaboration with Herve Leger on the scent Femme is my favourite and their Little Black Dress perfume is apparently very similar to Dior’s Pure Poison (according to my friend who loves both fragrances in equal measures.) With this in mind, I had nothing but high hopes for Attraction*, Avon’s latest fragrance both for him and for her. Intended to stimulate the senses and ignite desire (crumbs!) the two fragrances are designed to intertwine, not just with the scent but the way the bottles stack up together. Just to be double-sure the campaign

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Hair Couture: Swirl Bunny

I am useless with hair styling. I can never curl my hair in 15 minutes (let alone do a neat job of it) and I am no good at putting up a bun or French twist. I seriously envy anyone who manages to transform into a glamorous goddess without a strand out of place. But now my luck has changed with Hair Couture coming into my life. Hair Couture design hair pieces and extensions that are 100% tong-able synthetic hair. They have a soft and silky human hair touch and hold their shape and style for longer. The hair is machined on wefts

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Build Your Own Birchbox at Selfridges

Birchbox, the original subscription service, is five years old and to mark the momentous occasion, London’s Selfridges is hosting a pop-up shop, inviting beauty junkies to build their own Birchbox for £15 until this Sunday (28th September). Last night I popped into Selfridges to build my own Birchbox*. Situated on the ground floor, the designated space for the workshop brings the Birchbox concept to life and what’s more, you get to choose what you want. You can also swatch or sniff the products available and you may find some favourites that would come in useful in their handy travel sizes.

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