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Product review: Chanel Gabrielle

I think I was in an airport, of all places, when I first spotted that Chanel had released a new fragrance. Airport or not, I’m certain that the first thing I did was wander over to try it on. Because how could you not? FYI, Gabrielle was Coco’s real name. I’ve always been a bit… Continue reading Product review: Chanel Gabrielle

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Product review: Dr Paw Paw Does It All 7 in 1 Hair Treatment Styler

I was given a bottle of this stuff for Christmas last year and I’ve been using it a few times a week since. According to the bottle, the 7 things it does in 1 go are: Heat protection Reduces split ends Detangler Leave-in hair treatment Reduces frizz & smooths Blowdry styling aid Adds shine Inconsistent… Continue reading Product review: Dr Paw Paw Does It All 7 in 1 Hair Treatment Styler

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Armani Diamonds perfume and shower gel

I’ve always thought that there’s something so luxurious about perfumes with matching shower gels, moisturisers, hand creams, shampoos and so on. When it’s a scent you really love (and when the balance is right) it has the advantage of making your fragrance last longer, without becoming overpowering, and what’s not to like about that? I… Continue reading Armani Diamonds perfume and shower gel

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Product review: Westlab Himalayan Bath Salts

I’ve posted about bath salts before, back in January when I reviewed a gift set by Next that contained a small package of them. I’m still slightly surprised that they’re making a comeback, I always associate them with my granny. Or, perhaps I’m wrong, perhaps they aren’t making a comeback and they’ve always been popular,… Continue reading Product review: Westlab Himalayan Bath Salts

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Product review: The Body Shop Rainforest Balance Shampoo for Oily Hair

I haven’t done a product review in a while so I thought I’d share this one, partly because it’s about putting my money where my mouth is. Way back in February I wrote this about parabens in products. Long story short; parabens are preservatives but will do you no harm. If you’re ultra paranoid and… Continue reading Product review: The Body Shop Rainforest Balance Shampoo for Oily Hair