Fast Friday – Deck the halls

For the prettiest tree decoration in town, treat yourself to a Ciaté Tree Trinket – Yule Rules.

TreeTriCiAdorn your Christmas tree with a Ciaté Paint Pot; this Tree Trinket has not only a twinkly nail polish treat but a tree ornament to make sure your decorations are extra girly.


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Themed Thursday – Glitterball

Give your life a sparkling boost, thanks to some glittery beauty items that don’t cost the earth.

Nail your look with Orly Color Blast in ‘Pink Pearl Chunky Glitter’a shimmer pink polish loaded with strands of glitter giving off a flash of magenta. A truly unique texture creating instant nail art when applied over any shade or on its own. Featuring the Gripper Cap for ease of use and expert application.OrlyGlNP

TooFacedEysGLock your look in place with Too Faced Shadow Insurance Glitter Glue. A colourless cream formula is designed to grab and hold loose glitters, pigments and shimmers in place, ensuring they won’t come off until you take them off. Eliminates messy fall out: glitters, loose powders and shimmer products instantly lock down.

Make sure you’re never without sparkle, thanks to Collection Bedazzled Glitter Eye Palette delivers glitter, sparkle and party-perfect eyes, for a glitzed up disco diva feel that will glimmer on the dance-floor. With nine mesmerising shades in one palette, this is the only accessory you’ll need to glam your way through the night and give those dance floor glitter balls a run for their money. The glitterati of makeup artists ensured that the autumn/winter catwalks were awash with disco-themed dazzles, showcasing three dimensional finishes with high-shine and high-impact shadows.BedazzledGLCoEP

Golden Wonder LushAnd remember to sit back and relax with Golden Wonder – Alcohol Free Bath Bomb from LushIf you’re wondering what’s inside this golden bath bomb, give it a shake and drop it in the bath to reveal its glittering contents. Soak in its soft citrus fragrance as the vibrant gifts inside unveil themselves and make you feel as if you’re bathing in luxury. The uplifting blend of sweet orange and lime oils will leave you feeling cheerful.






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Put your hands in the air

For a hand-soothing treat, for yourself or a friend, indulge in a Almond Manicure & Moisture Duo from The Body Shop.

Give the gift of happy hands! This almond-scented cream nurtures nails as well as hands – perfect for grooming on the go. The box contains Almond Hand & Nail Cream and a nail file.TheBoShoHHD

This holiday season, The Body Shop is teaming up with War Child, the global charity for children affected by war, to grant children the wish of education. Every specially selected gift you buy, no matter how big or small, will enable a child in a country affected by war to attend a class.



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Put your best foot forward

If you’ve been at work all day, squeezing in Christmas shopping on your lunch hour and out at festive parties at night, your feet might be in need of some TLC.

Keep a sachet of Bare foot Lemon & Sage Foot Balm close at hand to give your feet a treat.BfFoBS

This revitalising foot balm helps restore moisture and keep feet refreshed and invigorated, and contains L-Arginine, Lemon and Sage and Tea Tree to improve skin health, revitalise and soothe feet.



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Eat me

Start the new week feeling fresh and alert thanks to Bûche de Noël Cleanser from Lush.

Buche_de_noel_LushThe mighty Bûche de Noël is food for your face and body, with festive ingredients including satsumas, cranberries and a drop of brandy.

The fresh cleanser helps to bring back radiance to wintry skin: sweet almonds, kaolin and fruits gently buff and clean. Cocoa butter softens the skin and balance is restored by its fragrant essential oils.


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Time to chill out

Slip into something very comfortable this weekend, courtesy of Snow Angel Bath Melt from Lush.

This moisturising bath melt dissolves into a flurry of snow, blanketing the bath in white foam before revealing a shimmering golden glow.Snow_Angel_Lush

Rich in hydrating cocoa butter and blend of rose, benzoin and cassie absolute, this has a comforting light floral and delicate marzipan scent.


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Cleaning lady

For a fresh-faced start to the weekend, you need B. Quick 4 in 1 Cleansing Wipes.

These are specially designed easy open lid that keeps wipes fresh and moist.

Gently sweep away impurities and waterproof makeup for fresh-feeling skin, thanks to these all in one little wipe.BCosWi

Ideal for all skin types, these: Cleanse and wipe away impurities, even waterproof makeup; Tone with soothing Cucumber extract; Hydrate with Vitamin E and Aloe Vera to help moisturise the skin, leaving it feeling smooth and soft and Condition as they are enriched with botanical extracts to help calm the skin.

These are fragrance and alcohol free, hypoallergenic and dermatologically approved.



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