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Summer Skin is Made in Winter

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While no longer a bride-to-be, I spend enough time in front of a camera to notice every wrinkle, sunspot or area of dryness. Always taking photos for social media and this website, (I even recently modelled wedding gowns for a styled shoot), I can’t avoid noticing my skin is ageing, and more frequently looking dull and […] Read more…

Beauty Picks to Extend That Summer Feeling

As the rain buckets down off my roof and puddles of water drown my garden (and my social life), it may finally be time to accept that summer is over. However, while those warm glows of sun are fewer and further between, I’m not ready to let go of those summery vibes. This month’s beauty picks will make you […] Read more…

Snug as a bug in a rug with awesome Autumnal beauty!

While grateful for a mild Autumn so far, I’ve been hit hard by the change of seasons, and have spent more than a few weekend nights keeping cosy at home instead of going out to party. That’s not to say I haven’t been enjoying myself though, so I’m sharing what’s been bringing me warm and […] Read more…

About Face Power Of Three Omnilux Facial

Given the opportunity to go to Fiji for thirty minutes, most would probably decline. It sounds exhausting, doesn’t it… all that packing, departure lounge waiting, flying, customs…  Yet that’s exactly how About Face described their ‘Power of Three’ facial, and it was total, utter bliss. About Face ‘Power of Three‘ facial (winner of NZ’s Best Facial at the […] Read more…

Is Charcoal Skincare for you?

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It doesn’t happen too often, so when Dermalogica release a new product, I tend to get a little excited. It happened last year, with the arrival of Phyto Replenish Oil (which I then talked about here and here) and this March heralded the arrival of something totally different – Daily Superfoliant, a charcoal based exfoliator suitable for […] Read more…

M·A·C Cosmetics x Kabuki Magic

If you’re a die-hard M·A·C Cosmetics junkie, glued to your computer screen refreshing the website for the reveal of upcoming collaborations, and then counting down the days til they launch, you’re in for an absolute treat in February. The cosmetics giant has teamed up with three make-up artist legends to create a 50 piece collection by Diane Kendal, James Kaliardos […] Read more…

Christmas gifts for the Bride to Be!

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We don’t all have the luxury of choosing exactly what arrives on Santa’s sleigh, but should you be lucky enough that someone asks “What would you like for Christmas?” (or you can always drop a hint here and there…), I’ve got all the answers right here! However, this is not just your everyday Christmas list… this is […] Read more…

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