Good enough to eat

Celebrate St. Andrew’s Day in style, with a hit of almost edible beauty.

Hotel Chocolat Bois Nef Conditioning Body Crème is rich and lovely, and contains the beauty secrets of cocoa, from the company’s plantation spa. Warm, calming, sensual – the heady scent of their cocoa groves at dusk.

BoisNefBodyCreme_HotelChocolatWith top notes of Mandarin and Lemon, a heart of Jasmine, Lily and Black Pepper and a base that features Roasted Cocoa, Sandalwood and Leather, this is heady and decadent.

How to use: Smooth generously over your body to leave it feeling soft, supple and irresistibly scented.

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Face the facts

For a fantastic yet affordable way to give your face some extra special TLC, try The Body Shop Oils of Life™ Intensely Revitalising Facial Oil.

TheBoSho_OoLReFaOilBy infusing three precious seed oils from around the world, known for their revitalising and repairing properties on skin – Black Cumin seed oil from Egypt, Camellia seed oil from China and Rosehip seed oil from Chile – with a powerful blend of essential oils, the company has created a lightweight daily facial oil to intensely revitalise skin, instantly replenish moisture and revive radiance. Signs of ageing appear visibly reduced.

Made from 99% oils of natural origin, this lightweight, quickly-absorbed formula effortlessly melts onto skin leaving a non-sticky, velvety-soft finish.

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Uniquely chic

For a scent that will help you stand out from the crowd – in a good way! – you need to invest a few pennies in Annick Goutal ‘Les Absolus Vanille Charnelle’.

AG_VancWith smoky vanilla, tonka bean and musk, almond milk, a hint of vetiver, and pepper and ylang-ylang that create mystery in the top notes, this is a blend that is sweet and chic, and as addictive as fragrances come.

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Fast Friday – Pop goes the easel

Give yourself a cheeky boost as work week turns into weekend, with a sweep of Clinique Cheek Pop Blush.

Colour_Pop_CliniqueA vibrant yet natural-looking cheek colour that looks virtually powderless, this comes in a silky smooth, stay-true formula with shades for every skin tone. Gives skin that just-pinched look in a simply effortless way.

Swirl colour onto brush and sweep over apples of cheeks, gently blend colour up towards cheekbones and temple and reapply to build to desired brightness.

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Themed Thursday – Genius genarium

For a hit of floral scent to warm your winter, try adding some geranium products to your beauty routine.
10160227Feel the petal power of Soap & Glory™ The Ultimelt™ Deep Purifying Hot Cloth Cleanser, a super-concentrated cleansing, smoothing and revitalising product that melts away make-up, rebalances and brightens and is ideal for all skin types (except those sensitive to essential oils). An unparalleled, deep-pore purifying, hot cloth cleanser with provitamin B5, sweet almond, orange, lavender, clary sage, rose and geranium oils; it’s like a detox spa for your skin.

Gents need to get acquainted with Jimmy Choo MAN Eau de Toilette, a masculine fragrance that was the brand’s first for men. It’s a woody aromatic foug­re, full of modern freshness.JimmyChoo_MEdt

Top notes of lavender and mandarin spray are softened by the fruity notes of honeydew melon, followed by heart notes of pink pepper and geranium mixed with pineapple leaf. Finally the fragrance unveils a lasting print of patchouli, suede and ambery woods.

And for ladies there’s Gucci Guilty, a strong yet feminine fragrance. The scent seizes the attention with a flamboyant opening born of the natural rush that is mandarin – imbued with a modish transparency. An Oriental-floral, this has top notes of Mandarin and Pink pepper, a heart of Lilac, geranium and peach, and at its base rich Patchouli and amber.

For a gentle treat for skin, there’s Garnier Ultimate Regenerating Oil. This is enriched with four luxurious oils, Pomegranate, Camellia, Jojoba and Geranium in a firming and moisture nourishing formula, that’s 7x more concentrated in moisture nourishing agents than the brand’s regular body lotion. Skin feels firmer and more toned, dryness and roughness appear reduced, and skin looks revived and beautified day after day. The formula is lightweight, non-greasy and non-transfer on clothes.Garnier_UltimateB

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You’re adorable

For a hit of sensual scent, the search is over.

Dior J’Adore Touche de Parfum is the classic fragrance in a silky, dry oil texture. Think of it as an added boost of scent for your pulse points.Dior_JaD_PulseP

This is a new olfactory and sensory experience created by François Demachy.

Apply a drop on the skin, add a spritz of your favourite fragrance – Dior or otherwise – and wait as it reacts differently on the skin of each woman who wears it. Depending on where it is applied and the notes of the fragrance paired with it, it provides endless variations and composes as many different fragrances as there are women’s personalities.

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Ready for your close up

Treat yourself to smoother, softer skin this winter with Estée Lauder New Dimension Shape + Fill Expert Serum.

A bank account-busting option, this innovative serum, makes skin feel plumper and firmer, so facial contours look more defined.el_sd_serum

Innovative technologies help improve the look of both visible volume and structure, helping transform your skin’s appearance. Skin is instantly more radiant.

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