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John Frieda Salon Shine Hairdryer review

My trusty Mark Hill hairdryer went pop. *sad face* I say trusty because it was nice to my hair, it sadly only lasted around 9 months so I decided I’d exchange it for an upgrade. Thankfully I had an old Phillips hairdryer that had served me well over the years lying around so I could take a few days to decide on which replacement I wanted. I knew I didn’t want another Mark Hill and after browsing it came down to just two; the John Frieda Salon Shine and the Panasonic Nanoe which  ...

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FAST Shampoo and Conditioner part two

Happy New Year! As you saw just over a month ago, fed up of willing my hair to grow, I decided to invest in a haircare regime that claims to do just that. As promised in part one I’ve come back after (just over) a month of use to give my impressions. I like it. But has my hair grown? Meh, not really. I’ll let you be my second opinion. Here’s the before and after shots. Much growth? No, didn’t think so. So this isn’t exactly scientific, my hair is just blow  ...

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Birchbox Christmas Box

So I may have bought myself a Christmas present. It was all their fault. They decided to advertise the free gift you got when you purchased a six or twelve month subscription this Christmas. For 6 months it is £67.70 including P&P which means you only pay for 5 boxes. And just LOOK at all the stuff you got in the Christmas box! I didn’t need ponder too much about whether to do this. The November box was pretty damn good and the good value of the subscription and free gift made  ...

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December Birchbox

Month two with Birchbox! If I carry on with Birchbox my storage solutions are going to end up verrrry pretty. I may attempt covering some of the boxes I accumulate or something at some point. Stay tuned! Before I digress into re-purposing what the actual products came in, I’ll move onto my items this month. While it certainly looks more than last month’s offerings, I have to say I was rather underwhelmed. Hairspray. I’m not a huge user of hairspray and so I’m not  ...

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