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  • straw basketbag and saltee sun cream

    Summer beauty

    The brilliant new Saltee sunscreen is among our top picks to refresh your summer beauty routine. Summer, we're gunning for you.

  • Balance Me wash bags with beauty products and ear buds

    Natural skincare + bio-active science = RESULTS

    Multi-award-winning skincare brand Balance Me has built its reputation on totally natural products backed by serious scientific credibility. I caught up with inspirational founders, sisters Clare and Rebecca, to find out more - oh, and wrestle away a whopping £1200 worth of Balance Me beauty bundles for you lot!

  • Six hangover hiders

    In the interests of not being mistaken for a dug-up corpse this festive season, behold our five favourite morning after skincare saviours.

  • Teen tween earth friendly skincare brand Spots & Stripes

    Cool teen skincare brand

    There's a new kid on the on the skincare block targeting teens. Spots & Stripes is the brainchild of a former Vogue beauty ed, and it's seriously good.

  • 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.

  • Parched, partied out skin?

    Parched, peaky, partied out skin? Worry not, here are our top 3 face-saving beauty picks to see you through Winter.

  • 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

    Troublesome skin? We have two words words for you: Paula's Choice. This little-known Canadian skincare range is about to become your new buffed and glowing BFF.

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