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Feeling Grape with Caudalie!

Do you ever think that you know a brand and then someone asks you more about it and you realise that you don't know much about it at all? Maybe just me? Well that's what happened with me and Caudalie. I'd picked up on it being a French brand (Caudalie Paris) but had never picked up… Continue reading Feeling Grape with Caudalie!

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Urban Decay brings a little bit of LA to Brent Cross

Last week a whole bunch of us Urban Decay loving bloggers were invited to take a closer look at their newly opened store based in London's Brent Cross Shopping Centre. The team there were excited to tell me that this store is a mini version of their Los Angeles branch! Well, they say that good… Continue reading Urban Decay brings a little bit of LA to Brent Cross

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Weekend Wishlist 17 – The Home Style Edition

  Botanical Embroidered Bedding Set Marks & Spencer from £69.00 Floral Birds Trinket Box  Marks & Spencer £29.50 Jo Malone London Scented Travel Candle Collection House of Fraser £64.00 Love You More Plaque Marks & Spencer £6.00 John Lewis Tweet Birds Cushion John Lewis £20.00 Balenciaga Rosabotanica Eau de Parfum  John Lewis from £64.00 I've just been finding out a bit… Continue reading Weekend Wishlist 17 – The Home Style Edition

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September’s Top Ten Posts on Strand on Beauty

I  did this top 10 post last month for the first time and you all seemed to like it so here we go for September (well the last 30 days to be honest but let's not get picky!) 10 Sneaking in at the bottom spot this week is my report of the Superdrug Unlock AW14 event. What… Continue reading September’s Top Ten Posts on Strand on Beauty

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Strand On Beauty’s top 5 beauty picks from the John Lewis autumn fashion magazine

John Lewis have released their fabulous Autumn Fashion magazine online! The magazine covers a fantastic variety of fashion and beauty items and I've been asked to pick my top 5! Now John Lewis is a brand that I think of as being dependable and high quality and of course fair  - they always match prices… Continue reading Strand On Beauty’s top 5 beauty picks from the John Lewis autumn fashion magazine

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Beauty News, Offers & Discounts Issue 28

Today I've found some lovely offers for you from some of my favourite brands! You can save 15% when you spend £50 this weekend at Beauty Expert Code: SS5015 Valid Until: 30/07/2014 You could use the  discount to get money off Pai  Rosehip Kits!  There's 10% off Tangle Angel too! Code: 10TA Valid Until: 29/07/2014 And there's 10%… Continue reading Beauty News, Offers & Discounts Issue 28

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Beauty News, Offers & Discounts Issue 22

I've got news and offers from some of my favourite brands and I've just got time to tell you about some of them, so listen up! 1. Crabtree Summer Sale Regular followers will know that I recently visited the Crabtree & Evelyn store in Kingston and fell in love with the brand. You can read all about my… Continue reading Beauty News, Offers & Discounts Issue 22

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Nailed it?

I've been lucky enough to have been given a few new polishes and I thought it was time that I share some thoughts with you about them and displayed my feeble attempts at painting nails at the same time. The main pic shows Crabtree & Evelyn's Nail Lacquer in Wisteria. It's a gorgeous blue/mauve shimmery… Continue reading Nailed it?

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Beauty News Offers & Discounts Issue 18

My in tray is full to bursting again with news and special offers. Here's the best of the bunch to help you with your beauty shopping this week! 1. Tom Ford Beauty New at John Lewis is the Tom Ford Beauty range including Private Blend Fragrances, Cosmetics and Signature Fragrances.  Take a look now. I did,… Continue reading Beauty News Offers & Discounts Issue 18

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Beauty News Offers & Discounts Issue 8

Hey there - if you've come to hear some beauty news - you've come to the right place! 1. Elemis Total Glow offers a top-to-toe tan Elemis Total Glow Bronzing Body Lotion is a multi-tasking, decadent lotion that softens skin and evens its tone while adding a subtle tan.  Available from May 2014. RRP from £29.50, Elemis, elemis.com.… Continue reading Beauty News Offers & Discounts Issue 8