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Empties – January to March 2015

I'm not really sure what happened to my regular blogging routine. Each month I used to finish with an empties post and then a recap of the most popular posts from the previous month. The next thing I know it's Easter and I haven't done an empties post since the December one. So the time has… Continue reading Empties – January to March 2015

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What’s on my face? Take 2

It's been a while since I've posted about the products I use daily. Here's an updated list. Some of the products are the same but I've found some new favourites along the way. Oh and by the way I'm not wearing all these products in the pic. This is just to remind you what my… Continue reading What’s on my face? Take 2

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Strand On Beauty Recommends – My favourite beauty finds of 2014

This year I've discovered some amazing products and as it's the time of year when you reflect on the past I've decided to create a list of some of my favourites. Some are budget and some are high end and I've listed them in alphabetical order by product type. Brow pencil - Sleek Eyebrow Stylist Cleanser… Continue reading Strand On Beauty Recommends – My favourite beauty finds of 2014

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November’s Top 10 Posts on Strand On Beauty

I always find it really interesting to see how the things you like to read change over time and how somethings are just always popular. In reverse order as usual here are the top 10 things that you've been liking this month on Strand on Beauty. 10. Review – Vichy Aqualia Thermal Serum This is one of… Continue reading November’s Top 10 Posts on Strand On Beauty

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Empties – November 2014

This month I've used up so many amazing products. You may just want to try some of them yourself. 1. Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum First up for November, it's the delicious Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum. Sadly I didn't have the full size and this empty is just a small… Continue reading Empties – November 2014

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Under the Influence

I've always thought of myself as a bit different from your average beauty blogger. Aside from the obvious age difference (most bloggers are 30-40 years younger than me!) I've never bought products "for the blog" or to complete a collection or bought something just because someone else says I should. My normal rules are that… Continue reading Under the Influence

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Facing the day: what goes on my face before I leave the house in the morning

I've a pretty standard routine and look each morning for my face. The brands may change from time to time and the shades with fashion and season but I'm a pretty much clean it, moisturise it and make it look as good as you can kind of woman. My day-time look is pretty stripped down… Continue reading Facing the day: what goes on my face before I leave the house in the morning

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July 2014 – Empties

Just a few items used up this month but they're all goodies! Rituals Zensation Organic Rice Milk & Cherry Blossom Foaming Shower Gel Sensation So sad this one is all gone! It's really the best feeling and the best scent I've ever had from a shower gel. And it's really made my skin feel great! There… Continue reading July 2014 – Empties

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Beauty News Offers & Discounts Issue 14

1.  Chloe Sims Starship & Montana Tan So you guys will have seen my post about the Chloe's Beauty Bar in Essex and the great treatments that they have available. If you missed it you can find it here.  If you're not lucky enough to live near to Chloe's LA style beauty bar then you'll… Continue reading Beauty News Offers & Discounts Issue 14