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  • Isabel maranta new range of lipsticks

    Sleek, chic and designer

    We can't stretch to new Isabel Marant boots or bags right now but it's a big "OUI!" from us to her super-chic new lipsticks.

  • Ultimate summer beauty buys

    Be gone cement-style foundation and Alice Cooper mascara! We've got the 11 beauty buys for hot days.

  • Cult beauty brand Beauty pie jar of ornage moisturising capsules

    Cult beauty brand alert!

    We've got our fingers in a LOT of Beauty Pie's luxe products, and we're going back in for seconds.

  • Glossier posse

    A supercool brand adored by millennials. But there's a lot to love when you have (*cough*) mature skin.

  • Owner Honey B and Muddy B in the house – blow dry done owner Honey grab a snap

    Honey B Beauty Bar reviewed

    No time to get your glam on? This luxury, gender neutral hair and beauty salon in Wokingham does the business on my trotters and tresses.

  • Gotta Have It

    New season, new colours - time to ditch the summer neons and check out Essie's new muted autumnal hues.

  • Bronzed beauty

    The Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick is a late-summer classic. Bronzed goddess incoming!

  • Saving Face

    Rubbish at putting on make up? This make-up by numbers eye, cheek and face palette by Charlotte Tilbury will sort you out.

  • Wouldn’t you though?

    Check out the rebrand! Boring ol' Vaseline has been given a Lulu Guinness 'Dollface' makeover. Pretty and practical during the winter months. Love it!

  • Chop! Chop! Muddy tries a fab salon – Indigo Rye, Caversham

    I’ve spent a bit of time behind the scenes on Muddy recently checking out local salons, as I figured like me, you might be coming to the end of a frazzled summer with equally frazzled hair and looking for a chop and a change before school starts so you can swing up at the school gates in […]

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