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MORE HUSH, LESS RUSH?

"There is more to life than increasing its speed" - Gandhi.  Will 2016 be the year we start to slow down and step out of the ...

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SMALL BATCH BEAUTY – THE ARGAN BLEND COLLECTION at Wild Wood Groves

Small batch beauty is big news for 2016 with more artisan brands making headlines. Here's one to watch: Wild Wood Groves ...

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2016 BEAUTY PREDICTIONS

2016 Beauty Predictions Welcome to the Arrivals (& Departures) Lounge, it's time for the annual predictions along with ...

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A French-British Love Affair: PETITS RITUELS

  Once upon a time, around about last autumn, a candle landed on my desk with the prettiest packaging. (Hmm…could ...

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SKN-RG PURE LUMINOSITY EYE ELIXIR (why we like it)

SKN-RG Advanced Eye Elixir's ultra-light creamy, serum isn't one of those oil-style elixirs (I usually think of rich, golden ...

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TRAVEL KIT OF THE MONTH – JANUARY: EMINENCE ORGANICS AGE CORRECTIVE STARTER SET

  Eminence's Age Corrective Starter Set landed in our office one December afternoon and it made its way to my ...

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MEN WE LOVE: ALEX MARKS Instagram @On.your.marks

Your health is your greatest treasure, and as the avalanche of New Year, New You, etc. begins again, we're ringing in 2016 ...

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A SPLASH OF MOROCCAN SUNSHINE: CHRISTMAS AT LA SULTANE DE SABA

Orange blossom can feel more like a summer scent but it really comes into its own in winter when the orange sparkles even ...

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Winter Wonders £20 and under…the Lust Have List

              After you've ogled these Cracking Duos by Mavala (at ...

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Deadline reminder: Closing soon! Last day to enter the 2016 Beauty Shortlist Awards is Monday 30 November

It's that time again! Please join us for all the excitement and surprises on Tuesday 15 March when we'll be celebrating 5 ...

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WOMEN WE LOVE: JOANNA WHITE, founder, MALLOW + WHITE

  Small batch beauty is on the up...we'll be hearing a lot more about ...

Anti-aging / Awards / Eco Beauty / Face Mask / Face Oil

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THE SMART AGE SUPPLEMENT: PURE ELIXIR (and the lowdown on the “smart” bit!)

If you're a believer in inside-out beauty - as I am, 200% - you've probably become a ...

Anti-aging / Health / Nutrition / Skincare / SUPPLEMENTS

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NOTES FROM THE BATHROOM: Recycle Style and beautiful things from Bamford, Aveda, Maddi Alexander & Savon Stories

I'm Instagramming quite a generous sprinkling of my favourites this week ...

Anti-aging / Aromatherapy / Bath / Eco Beauty / Natural Inspiration / Plants / Skincare / soap

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INSTAGLAM MINI POSTS @BEAUTYSHORTLIST

Quickie! As it's getting ridiculously busy with the Awards again, if you're ...

Anti-aging / Argan / Awards / Balm / Bath / Beauty Bloggers / Candle / Eco Beauty / Fragrance / Gifts / Good Ideas / LIFE / Lips / Makeup / Mind Body / Morocco / Organic

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WEDNESDAY SHORTLIST (OR, WHY ALL THESE ARE WONDERFUL!)

This little round up is quite a nice eclectic one, basically a spontaneous collection ...

Anti-aging / Aromatherapy / Awards / Balm / Cleanser / Face Oil / Serum / Skincare

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WOMEN WE LOVE: GAIL BRYDEN, JustBe Botanicals

  Women We Love (and Men!) is always a popular post on The Beauty Shortlist - ...

Aromatherapy / Awards / Bath / Beauty / Mind Body / Skincare

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12 BRILLIANT BEAUTY STARS TO BRIGHTEN UP YOUR FIRST BACK-TO-WORK MONDAY OF 2016

One minute it's Happy New Year, the next it's Hello (blue) Monday. With mini ...

Anti-aging / Aromatherapy / Awards / Balm / Bath / Candle / Eco Beauty / Face Oil / Hand Cream

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INSPIRED BY NATURE, CREATED BY ARTISANS: THE WINTER CANDLE EDIT

The candles have been flowing (glowing?!) in for next March's Beauty Shortlist Awards - ...

Aromatherapy / Candle / Christmas

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DECEMBER GLOSSYBOX: The Gold Rose Edit by Really Ree

Rose Gold is the new Gold this Christmas and top beauty blogger Really Ree and ...

Beauty Bloggers / Beauty Box