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At Home with Interiors Influencer Lisa Dawson

At Home with Interiors Influencer Lisa Dawson

24th February 2018

Whatever your passion, be it cooking or cocker spaniels, you can find your tribe on Instagram. On those little squares, you can connect with thousands of equally committed people, ready and willing to share pictures of what they love. And there seem to be few more active and enthusiastic Instagram gangs than the one devoted … Read More

Lush, M&S, Dermalogica and The Ordinary, Beauty Heroes reviewed

Lush, M&S, Dermalogica and The Ordinary, Beauty Heroes reviewed

21st February 2018

This is my verdict on the most recent crop of Beauty Heroes I have been testing. I buy all of these products myself, and they have been recommended only by trusted friends. Marks & Spencer Formula Absolute Ultimate Sleep Cream A sensible £22 from Marks and Sparks Shall we start with the product I like … Read More

Understanding The Ordinary

Understanding The Ordinary

10th February 2018

As I am browsing at Deciem’s Covent Garden store, I overhear another shopper complaining to staff that since Kim Kardashian revealed she uses her favourite skin emulsion, it has been sold out and she hasn’t been able to get hold of any. It is true, many of the shelves are empty. It is so busy … Read More

Learning to ski in your forties

Learning to ski in your forties

8th February 2018

I have set myself a challenge of trying twelve new things in 2018. I think it will be good for the soul, and give me some interesting experiences to write about. When I came up with the idea I knew exactly what the first adventure would be. Skiing with the girls in Morzine in the … Read More