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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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Review: Pimps & Pinups’ Rose Oil Shampoo & Conditioner

Pimps & Pinups is a hair salon in London’s Shoreditch which has just launched its first collection of hair products exclusively online to asos.com. Their Rose Oil shampoo and conditioner is new and I was recently sent samples to try. Suitable for all hair types, including coloured and chemically treated hair, the sweet smell of roses is evident from opening the bottles and yes, it leaves your hair fragranced. Rose oil is renowned for its anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and moisturising properties, and this duo has left my hair feeling nourished. However, the products are not sulphate-free so avoid if you have glue-bonded

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