How to keep your smile healthy

I was recently chatting to a friend of mine about what we first notice when we meet someone new. And whether it be in a dating situation, a job interview or just meeting a friend of the friend for the very first time, we both agreed – it was an individuals teeth and smile that our attention is drawn to first. Now I do appreciate this may seem strange to some of you. But bare with me, because I do think you can tell a lot about a person from their teeth and how frequently they show them – either…
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How to find a skincare routine that suits you!

While I’ve certain met people similar to me in everyday life, I can hand on heart say that I’ve never met someone identical. My mum might share my fieriness, my sister might share my playfulness and my boyfriend definitely has the same vehement stubbornness (oops), but I wouldn’t go as far to say that we’re the same people. It’s our differences that make us interesting. And in terms of our skin, we’re all very different kettles of fish too.  I have dry, sensitive, red and irritated skin with bouts of rosacea and very little in the way of spots. My…
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My Must-Have Summer Beauty Essentials

So, it’s official. Summer in the UK has finally arrived. And despite last week’s heatwave instigating a number of frustrated groans coming from my general direction (ahem, we’re not equipped for 32 degree heat unless we have a pool in the garden and a cocktail in hand), inside I was revelling. Are we finally away with the rainy afternoons and dull, dark evenings? Is a long, hot summer of social barbecues and ice cold concoctions at swanky rooftop bars ahead? Er, that’s a rhetorical question. Because I’m not quite ready to check BBC weather yet (I think those clouds look darker…
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The Blonde Edit: 3 Summer Trends You Need to know about

This post is a paid for advertorial in collaboration with L’Oreal Professionnel. How often do you change up your make-up? Chances are, it’s pretty frequently. If you’re anything like me, then you’ll switch up your blusher, bronzer, eye shadow and lipstick to suit your outfit and match the season. I prefer darker, smokier looks for the winter and festive party season and then in summer, I like to mix things up by experimenting with colour, pinks, baby blues and reds which gravitate towards my ever-growing wardrobe. So if our make-up can be seasonal, can’t our hair follow suit? Well, L’Oreal Professionnel certainly…
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How to be your own Wonder Woman!

I’ve always been very hard on myself and for so long, I thought this was a positive attribute of mine. I believed that by not celebrating my successes and instead, pushing harder for more, I would motivate myself to achieve and be a better person. Tough love, as they say, is sometimes needed. However recently, I’ve come to the conclusion that while a little self-assessment is necessary, being consistently self-critical is actually counter-productive. It was a session with a therapist that opened my eyes to just how self-critical I actually am. “Don’t you think you deserve some kindness?,” I was…
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