Pollution protection that is just as essential as SPF

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When you aren’t relaxing on holiday, book in hand are you living it up in the city? Protect your skin from the sun and the ever growing city pollution with Hawaiian Tropic Duo defence cream

Packed full of antioxidants such as green tea extracts which reduce the effects of pollutants and are proven to diminish the visible damage already caused by pollutants, extreme weather and free radicals. It moisturises and hydrates whilst giving vital skin protection at SPF30 suitable for all year round use.

What’s more the scent is super fruity alike the rest of The Hawaiian tropic collection and it comes in a super lightweight formula which isn’t sticky leaving you free to stick on that cute printed mini and head to that city rooftop garden party!

Hawaiian Tropic duo defence sun lotion, rrp: £14.99 for 180ml Available at Boots, Ocado and Amazon

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Look after your skin with No7

Over the years I’ve battled to make my skin better and healthier, and to be spot free. It certainly wasn’t an easy ride with the usual teenage hormones wreaking complete havoc. Plus being so fair over the years I’ve gone from a super pale baby to a heavily freckled face thanks to sun damage and general day to day exposure even on the cloudiest of days.

Your skin is one of your most vital organs, it protects you everyday so you should protect it too! Keeping it healthy, hydrated and moisturised will do you a favour and help prevent the ageing process showing too!

We got our hands on the No7 Lift and Luminate Collection from Boots, which helps with moisture levels but also claims to help out with evening out skin tone, firming and protecting us with UVA protection in the form of SPF 15 within the day cream.
You don’t need much of the day or night cream to cover your face and neck as a little bit goes a long way! Meaning your money goes far because you get more applications for that tiny amount!

No7 Lift and Luminate Day Cream, and Lift & Luminate night cream, £24.95 each available nationwide at Boots stores and online.

Right now too you can get these in the 3 for 2 deal! So don’t delay buy today!!

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Fire up the gift list

This Christmas, whether adding to your own gift list, or buying for someone special, add The Amazon Fire, 

£49.99 www.Amazon.co.uk

to your shopping basket. Thanks to amazon we’ve had the chance to test this out, and we are sitting here right now, happily typing away to post out our blog to you!

With many great apps, video access and books and my more with amazon prime and Amazon music and videos, this is a great tablet to work on, with plenty of social media apps, blog apps and games available we can use this to pass the day away too. You even have a rear and front facing camera for a quick product post too.

Great for kids or take the option to buy the AmazonFireHD for Kids,

£75.05

www.Amazon.co.uk
with a specialist casing this is the gift for the kids whilst gifting the adults the fire of your choice!  These are the great specs below…

  • Beautiful 7" IPS display (171 ppi / 1024 x 600). Available in four colours.
  • Fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and rear- and front-facing cameras.
  • Amazon Underground: All-new, one-of-a-kind app store experience where thousands of apps, games and in-app items are actually free – including extra lives, unlocked levels, unlimited add-on packs and more
  • Prime members can stream thousands of Prime Video titles, access over a million book titles, thousands of audiobooks and over a million songs
  • Prime members can download thousands of Prime Video movies and TV shows to watch offline anywhere
  • Enjoy more than 38 million songs, movies, TV shows, books, apps and games
  • Free unlimited cloud storage for all Amazon content and photos taken with Fire devices. Add a microSD card for up to 200GB of additional storage
  • Up to 7 hours of reading, surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video and listening to music
  • Stay connected with fast web browsing, e-mail and calendar support

Plus… if you are looking for additional gifts for you or your loved ones tablets (across brands) this Christmas, protect them in luxury with these fab cases in all sorts of colours including Poppy reds and festive golds, from the great Filofax. We tried out… the Saffiano Zip Tablet Case, Poppy, Small, £30, and we think its great. Not only does the case zip fully around all sides of the case, it has a hard shell case (back) to clip your tablet into which has the capability to swivel meaning all round orientation. You even get a Filiofax notebook inside the case too, so you can note down anything you need, especially when using it for work! 

As above: L-R, T-B;
Pennybridge Strap Tablet Case, Black, £36.98; Pennybridge Strap Tablet Case, Raspberry, Small, £32.98;

Saffiano Zip Tablet Case, Small, Gold, £40.99; Saffiano Zip Tablet Case, Poppy, Small, £30, all www.filofax.co.uk

Shop, shop, shop…  as you’ll only miss out! We’ve already finished our shopping for this year! 

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SUN
SCREEN THAT MAKES YOU FEEL GOOD

Odylique
is introducing an innovative must-have for sunny days: 

NEW SPF 30 Natural Sun Screen for Sensitive Skin, £25

An
exceptionally pure sun cream that uses the clever natural UV protection of
karanja seed oil plus skin-beneficial zinc oxide. No
nanoparticles – No silicone – No artificial UV filters, preservatives,
fragrance or colour. The
first ever sun screen approved by the Fairtrade Foundation and organically
certified!

It’s
non-whitening, not greasy and actively cares for your skin with:

Fairtrade
raw shea butter to replenish and soothe, plus powerful CO2 extracts of chamomile,
rosemary and sea buckthorn to calm the skin and counteract the damaging effects
of the sun with a powerpack of antioxidants.

Broad
spectrum UVA and UVB (SPF 30) protection.

Ideal
for very sensitive skin and all the family, babies and children.

Actives: UV protective
karanja and zinc ~ Soothing hydrating raw Fairtrade shea butter  ~ Calming chamomile ~ Antioxidant rosemary and
sea buckthorn ~ High Oleic Sunflower

100% natural, 76%
organic, VEGAN

Available now from Odylique.co.uk

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NEW
No7 Early Defence Skincare – specially designed to keep young skin looking
younger for longer

There is a generation of young
women who are putting their health and wellbeing at the forefront
of the beauty agenda. Looking after
their mind and body has never been more important, however anti- ageing is not
yet a concern for them*.

Committed to developing the
best skincare solutions to fulfil women’s needs whatever their age, the experts
at No7 have listened to these women and have developed a skincare solution
designed specifically to fit the needs of 20-35 year old women: NEW No7 Early
Defence Skincare
.

NEW
No7 Early Defence Skincare

(consisting of Day, Night and Eye Creams) works as a ‘stepping stone’ to help in
the transition from everyday skincare to proactively delaying the signs of
ageing.

The range offers No7’s new and
most effective patent pending daily protection technology, ‘Double Defence’ that, in combination
with No7’s unbeatable 5* UVA technology, gives skin advanced daily protection
from the sun and environmental stress to help it look younger for longer.

Dr Mike Bell, Skincare Scientific Advisor for Boots UK,
says: “Protecting your skin from the sun and environmental stress is really
important, particularly if you want to proactively delay the signs of ageing. With
Double Defence technology we have created a powerful and broad-spectrum
antioxidant complex which has been designed to neutralise damaging free
radicals that cause the skin oxidative stress, helping you to keep your skin
looking younger for longer.”  

The NEW No7 Early Defence Skincare range
is made up of a Day, a Night and an Eye Cream, each of which have been
specifically tailored to the  needs of
the millennial generation:

No7
Early Defence Day Cream (£19.50)
is a super-light moisturiser
with unbeatable 5*UVA protection and SPF15 gives your skin advanced daily
protection

No7
Early Defence Night Cream (£19.50)
is a hydrating cream that
absorbs quickly for a boost of care that continues while you sleep.  It protects from daily damage that continues
and helps your skin to recover

No7
Early Defence Eye Cream (£13.50)
is especially designed for
the delicate areas around your eyes, enriched with Vitamin C to help reduce
puffiness and dark circles, for brighter more beautiful eyes.

Exclusively available from Boots stores and Boots.com