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Beauty Must-Haves on a Budget

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I spent my adolescence wearing foundation that was far, far too dark for my skin in a dismal attempt to look more tanned, only made worse by the green eyeshadow that I thought would bring out my eyes, and the over-plucked, un-filled brows that I thought would frame my face. It took me years (seriously, years) and much too much money to finally stumble across …

Wowcher Tries… Scary Beauty Products

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I don’t know about you, but I’m a sucker for a good beauty trend. After years of late nights, smoking and hungover Sundays filled with nothing but day-old takeaway and regret, I’ll try anything in an attempt to shed my swamp-monster weekend self and appear at least vaguely human come Monday morning. The only problem is that a lot of this new-fangled technology that’s out …

Summer Beauty Wrapped Up

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If like us, the recent sunshine has got you thinking about festivals, summer soirees and hitting the beach, you’ll be looking forward to shaking off the layers and saying hello to your summer wardrobe. Everyone wants to feel good in their skin and an extra confidence boost can make all the difference. We headed down to SB Aesthetic Clinic for the 90-minute slimming pamper package …

To Mum, Love Wowcher

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Every Mother/child relationship is different. Some are best friends – think Lorelei and Rory – and some are best on separate continents – think Courtney Love and Frances Bean. The Spice Girls loved theirs so much they dedicated a whole song to them. Freddie Mercury trusted his mama enough he confessed to her he killed a man, by putting a gun against his head and …

5 Tips to Beating the Winter Blues!

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Well, it’s that time of year again. The days are shorter, you’re constantly craving comfort food, leaves are left everywhere in a sodden mess on the ground and you can’t go anywhere without three scarves on. Welcome back winter! We missed you, big guy. If the post-holiday blues have hit you hard this year, we might have the solutions to help you conquer the cold …

Wowcher’s Guide to Semi-Permanent Makeup

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We’ve all been there, that poignant moment in a new relationship when you let your beau see you without makeup for the first time. At Wowcher we know that it can be scary and we want to take the edge off… We’ve all got a few tricks up our sleeves, sneaking to the bathroom in the morning to apply that oh-so-natural I just woke up …

Get Your Skelet-On This Halloween!

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It sucks when you know you’re too old for trick or treating, but still get more excited than kids when the day arrives. Luckily, God (or someone) invented clubs, house parties, gatherings and most of all, booze, so us ‘adults’ can still have a good time come 31st October. When it comes to costumes there are endless possibilities. Do we impersonate our favourite celeb, team …