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Thrifty Thursday: nails for all seasons

October 7, 2010


Front Cover was apparently the fastest selling brand in Boots last Christmas, and they do a great value nail set that you’re gonna wanna get your digits on. It costs £12 and includes seven lovely shades, such as rich purple,  royal blue, fiery red, autumnal orange and a deep pink. The polishes come in a neat set with two […]

Thrifty Thursday: Revlon nails

September 16, 2010


Revlon Fakeys have come a long way since the tacky efforts of 15 years ago. And I think these are an especially great solution for the biters amongst us. £8.99 for a pack of 36 short nails, they either come with polish already on (great for the impatient amongst us), or a French manicure effect. […]

Thrifty Thursday

August 12, 2010


L’Occitane Handbag essential stuff this. Little tube of rich, thick hand moisturiser that has rescued my cracked, dry hands countless times. It seem to last forever – like at least a year – and the combo of shea butter, honey, sweet almond extract, jasmine and ylang-ylang essences means it smells divine – comforting and soft. […]

Product: Frangipani Moisture Melt

January 17, 2010


Elemis This amazing Frangipani Monoi Moisture Melt oil from Elemis is one of my favourite products. You can use it as a super rich moisturiser, or as a lovely treatment for a DIY manicure and pedicure – especially good if you pop it on and do the washing up. But my favourite way to use […]

Groom, Selfridges, W1A

October 14, 2009


Weekly Groom Hour Groom – a mini salon tucked away in the back of Selfridges – is awesome; a series of on hour treatments performed by one or two therapists designed to get you the most of your time and money. The Groom Weekly treatment (£100) is the best value – includes a manicure, pedicure, […]