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How to Wash Your Hair Like a Pro

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Recently I was treated to a La Biosthetique scalp consultation (where I discovered that my hair is regularly oily in the right kind of way, and that dandruff is not an issue for me but I do have a sensitive scalp that is irritated by some products so I need…

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why grooming matters so much

Why Grooming Matters So Much

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Ah grooming.  It’s one of those ‘chores’ that many people avoid a lot of the time.  I mean who likes ironing?  Who loves blowdrying their hair?  And if I had a dollar for every woman who’d said to me she doesn’t have time to apply any makeup ….  well I’d have at least $789. Yet,…

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How to Stop Blonde Hair Going Green in Pools

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  Blonde hair and cholorine are not best friends, not even close.  Now you need to spend some time in a pool or spa for your hair to go green, but if you’re going on a holiday and don’t want to have to worry about it here are some tips from my trusty hairdresser Karleigh…

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Favourite beauty and grooming products and tools

Favourite Beauty Products

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  I frequently get asked about some of my every day beauty products and tools, so I thought I’d share a few of my favourites with you that get daily use. Starting from cleansing, I’ve been using Cetaphil for years (recommended by many dermatologists) and it’s a great face cleanser.  I have sensitive eyes for…

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How to choose the right blonde hair colour

Going Blonde – Choosing the Right Shade

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I’m often asked (since I’ve gone blonde, which I shared my journey from Brunette to blonde here pt 2, here pt 3 and here pt 4) just how to choose the right shade of blonde, as the wrong one will wash you out or can make you look and unflattering shade of pink. There are things…

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The Power of a Haircut

The Power of a Haircut

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When was the last time you got yourself a new hair style?  Have you had the same haircut for the past 2 years? 5 years? 10 years?  Not only does a modern, current hairstyle make you look up-to-date, it also gives others the impression that you are more youthful and have the ability to learn…

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How to Disguise Grey Roots

How to Disguise Grey Roots

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What on earth is that picture? It’s the top of my head – and more importantly – my grey roots. I didn’t use a flash when taking the picture so that’s not some glossy, flashy rebounding light, it is my hair 3 weeks after I last dyed it – alas my ‘light black’ (as my…

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