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Cocoa Brown 1 Hour Tan review Penny Golightly

Cocoa Brown 1 Hour Tan Mousse review

It’s that time of year again, where the thermals are off and I’m toying with the idea of wearing a skirt or *gasp* even a pair of shorts, so I start thinking about using some fake tan to take the edge off the glare of my pale, pale little legs. Of course I jumped at […]

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The Ordinary skincare review one month on Deciem

The Ordinary skincare review one month on

A few weeks ago I started using some products from The Ordinary skincare and wrote an initial review. Now I’m back with a roundup post after using three of them for a whole month. Did it work? The three products I’ve been using for one month are: The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%, ‘High-Strength […]

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The Ordinary skincare review first impressions early preliminary results Deciem

The Ordinary skincare initial review

I finally got around to buying some skincare products from The Ordinary. Yes, on paper this brand is technically right up my street because it has: A) high concentrations of active ingredients B) ingredients that are, for the best part, well known for being likely to have a positive effect (usually backed up with large […]

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Rest and Relax Week: Day 5

It’s the last day of our Rest and Relax Week, and today is all about the old saying that a change is as good as a rest. Making a few changes here and there has been shown to make us happier, and there’s even a theory called the ‘hedonic treadmill’ that suggests we need to […]

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