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Rate it! Great holiday reads

We all know that we’re not really having a summer this year, but rather a Narnia-esque eternal winter. Which is why many of us are heading off to foreign, sunnier climes (I went to Porto in...

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Read More |July 20 2012 | 49 Comments

The Price of Beauty: take the survey!

We’re slap bang in the middle of holiday season and it’s safe to say that if we want to see any guaranteed sunshine this year we’ll need to get the rock out of here to a sunnier...

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Read More |July 11 2012 | 8 Comments

Holiday! Celebrate! Um, no thanks. Do you get stressed out by holidays too?

  I once read that most people enjoy anticipating a forthcoming holiday more than the actual holiday itself. I am not one of those people. Seriously, few petty things stress me out more than...

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Read More |June 22 2012 | 28 Comments
holiday prep

Phew! I need a holiday after my exhausting pre holiday prep

  There are very few things in life I love as much as a holiday. But there’s no denying it can be bloody hard work. Oh, not the lying-around-drinking-cocktails-in-the-sunshine bit –...

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Read More |June 20 2012 | 13 Comments
Revlon Escapism

Revlon St Tropez inspired Lips and Nails holiday collection: sparkly sheers and bright bolds

In a classic case of good timing, Revlon’s holiday inspired collection arrived on the scene just as I was packing for my very own holidays. Well, I say packing – drawing up lists totally...

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Read More |June 19 2012 | 9 Comments

Burt’s Bees Holiday suitcase tin: roadtested and reviewed

  Awh, would you look? Burt’s Bees have launched a Holiday Suitcase gift set for the season that’s in it and isn’t it just a little dote of a thing? You get the Essential...

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Read More |May 15 2012 | 9 Comments

Reiki, Manis and Chocotherapy: TV3s Ciara Whelan Lets us in on Her Top Beauty Destinations

I was watching The Holiday Show on TV3 on Friday evening and giggling away – presenter Ciara Whelan is a natural and reminds me of the zingy, eyebrow-raising cheekiness that Lucy Kennedy had...

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Read More |February 18 2009 | 5 Comments

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