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    Queen Omorovitza

    All hail The Queen of Hydrating Facial Mist! The story goes that once there was a Queen that lived in Hungary back in the good ol’ 1300s and that she knew this alchemist/monk fella that liked to play with plants, herbs and spices to concoct intoxicating, beautifuly scented water. Apparently this dynamic medieval duo created […]

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    AMELIORATE®

    Once upon a time there was a lovely maiden who went by the name Annette. She on was on a life long quest to find the magical creamy potion that will ameliorate her Keratosis Pilaris. Lovely Annette’s quest was not going well so one day, our heroine bravely decided to set off on a path […]

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    Flawlessness

    Most of us are kinda happy with our concealers and kind happy with our eye creams. I cannot say that I have met anyone who is absolutely happy with either. The concealer ALWAYS creases. If it says on the package that it does not. Well… I’d take it with a bowl of salt. So imagine […]

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    Kiss Me Again

    When it comes to lip balm, I can say with confidence that I have tried hundreds. I have suffered dry lips  for decades, no matters the season, no matter the makeup and no matter the advice I was given. Those years did, however, give me the opportunity to conduct some serious research into the subject […]

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    Lynne Sanders | Cosmetics à La Carte

    Lynne Sanders Lady Gaga, Grace Jones, Debbie Harry, Jerry Hall. The boys from U2. Elizabeth Taylor and HRH Princess Diana. These are just a few of most incredible people that came through the doors of Cosmetics à la Carte’s central London boutique since the company was founded in 1973. Here, the founder and head cosmetic […]

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    C.E.OOOOMG!

    C  =  Vitamin C   +   E  =   Vitamin E   +   O  =   antiOxidants I lurve all citrus fruits and have known about their healing and detoxifying properties as momma Millie has been teaching me about skin care since forever. As much as I enjoy making my 2l daily dose of fresh lemonade and […]

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    Elemis, how I love you Elemis!

    SO you know how you take your Jimmy Choos for a walk and you are looking all sexy and fabulous strutting your stuff down the Kings Road and then you do a Bambi?! Forget the humiliating part and the fact that your nickers are on display! THE PAIN is absolute. My ankle was like: Baby […]

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    Nina B. Budden | Nina’s Hair Parlour

    Nina Butkovich-Budden Hair artist extraordinaire, founder of Nina’s Hair Parlour, UK’s 1st vintage makeup and hair salon, head hair artist at Ivana Pilja and Le Pustra’s Kabarett Der Namenlosen. Creator of famous antlers worn by HRH Lady Gaga. Nina’s work has taken her across the globe working in film, TV and fashion. Here she shares her beauty […]

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