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Review: Shu Uemura Art of Hair Ample Angora

If you have fine hair and are craving volume, then you need Ample Angora in your life. I was introduced to Shu Uemura’s haircare when I met my hairdresser five years ago. In fact she always uses their products on me every time I see her. One that makes a frequent appearance is Ample Angora, a lightweight volumising mousse that amplifies fine hair from root to tip. Part of the Shu Uemura Art of Hair group, Ample Angora has been designed to protect hair from heat, humidity, UV rays and environmental aggressors. I just know my hairdresser uses this on

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Review: Aveda Daily Light Guard

Protection for your complexion stems further than cleanse, tone and moisturise (oh, and serum). However, I’m not going to lie I have slacked over using SPF on my face. I don’t need reminding when slathering the flesh below the neck but I have been pretty lazy with my visage until I came across this beauty from Aveda. The Daily Light Guard Defense Fluid* with SPF 30 helps protect against pollutants, UVA and UVB rays. It’s a fluid that blends into the skin seamlessly, is non-greasy and feels comfortable thanks to its plant-based antioxidant formula of Ayurvedic Rice Bran, Rosemary Extract, Certified Organic

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Review: L’Occitane Violette & Rose De Mai EDT

Roses are red, violets are blue and has L’Occitane got a fragrance for you. Good, eh? I just came up with that. Violette & Rose De Mai* eau de toilette is their new summer scent and I’ve not stopped wearing it since I got hold of a bottle of it. Created by perfumer Violaine Collas this limited edition fragrance has been exclusively designed to celebrate L’Occitane’s 40th anniversary. Rose-based fragrances are my favourite so I had a very good feeling about Violette & Rose De Mai and my instincts were right: this is gorgeous. It’s also long-lasting. I spritzed some

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