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Review: Shea Moisture Fruit Fusion Shampoo, Conditioner and Masque

If you read my thoughts on Shea Moisture’s Jamaican Black Castor Oil haircare duo recently you’ll know my fine hair could not handle the industrial strength leave-in conditioner. Yes, that’s right, I have weak, pathetic hair. I’ve since been advised to use it as a mask before washing it out, which makes sense. The heavy duty conditioner hasn’t put me off trying something else more suitable for my hair type from Shea Moisture and so after some research, I settled for the Fruit Infusion shampoo*, conditioner* and masque*. Shea Moisture scores highly on scents and this fruity concoction is lush

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Review: Pureology Smooth Perfection Shampoo & Conditioner

It would seem I have a number of shampoos and conditioners in rotation at the moment. The one I am talking about today is Pureology’s Smooth Perfection Shampoo and Conditioner. I bought this a few months ago as I was looking for a new sulphate-free one that was more affordable than the high end ones I’ve previously used (like Alterna). Smooth Perfection set me back by £12 for the shampoo and £15 for the conditioner so roughly half the price of Alterna although I tend to only buy when there is an offer on. In the past I have given

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Review: Beautyblender

I’m so late to the Beautyblender* party it’s not even funny. Admittedly I’ve previously tried rival sponge applicators from Real Techniques and Crown Brush and the impression I get is beautyblender is the high priestess of make-up sponges so it’s a good thing I’ve worked my way towards it. So what makes this so popular? Firstly it’s the unique and patented egg shape of the sponge, making it possible to blend large and small areas. Secondly it boasts a 360° edgeless surface so no danger of lines and streaks left by flat sponges. Thirdly it’s made from a unique super-soft

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