Archive for November 2010

Autumn might not be the most obvious time to start thinking about sun protection but any good dermatologist would tell you that if you want beautiful skin that ages well, you need to consider sun protection and its daily effect … Read more

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When you are healthy, successful and fulfilled it is very easy to take things in life for granted. After all, if you have never struggled or suffered, how can you relate to people who have? Would you sympathise with a … Read more

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In the last few days everywhere you looked-TV, magazines-there were ads for the upcoming Lanvin collaboration with H&M, so not surprisingly expectations were high and we ladies were at the ready .) I had my eye on one of the … Read more

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Lately days seem to be getting shorter, darker and colder so we all look for familiar comforts-warm clothes and boots, delicious warming foods, cosy blankets and shawls to wraps ourselves in. Some people like to fill their living quarters with candles. A … Read more

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You don’t necessarily have to meet someone in person to instantly like them but Kundalini yoga teacher Maya Fiennes is one of those people, I think .) As I like yoga and have been practising it on and off for … Read more

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Recently a Finnish friend of a Finnish friend has told me about the Nordic bakery in London’s Golden Square and after having tried their cinnamon buns-generously big in size and utterly delicious in taste, I now make an effort to go … Read more

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Pregnancy is a special time in the life of any woman, but I am not going to say that it’s always easy and straight forward. Some of us get pregnant just by ‘looking’ at our partner, some struggle to do so … Read more

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His shoes wore worn by the late Princess Diana but it’s been acknowledged that Sarah Jessica Parker’s Carrie Bradshaw of  SATC that has put the spotlight on beautifully made shoes again-Manoloe’s, Louboutin’s, Choo’s anyone? Not that Manolos need any advertisement-people … Read more

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I have already professed my love for the Ellis Faas make-up brand and so far this year, her concealer and blusher remain the top of my make-up list-not only they make me feel prettier, her products also have the ‘staying … Read more

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Most men and women I know obsess about their hair-some talk about it, most pretend not to care but let’s be honest-we all live in the world where looks count and a luxurious main of hair is always an added … Read more

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