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Wowcher goes Loco for Coconut Oil

Coconut oil on the wooden table

In a world where we’re bombarded with lotions and potions promising to plump our skin, treat our tresses and make us glow, it’s surprising how hard it is to find a product that actually works. Sometimes going back to basics is exactly what we need – after all, mother (Mother Nature that is!) knows best. So with that in mind, we’ve cleared our cluttered cupboards …

Wowcher Reviews Smooth You Town Spa

As kids, we all learned the rules of the road: stop, look and listen. For the blog this week, I went on a mission to Smooth You Town Spa to find out all about the rules of hair… cut, blow dry and condition! Going for the chop can be risky business and sitting for hours, making awkward small talk then grimacing as your hairdresser completely …

Wowchella: Wowcher’s Guide to Festival Fashion

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Summer is finally in sight, and as a nation of festival fanatics we’re all preparing for the weekend of our lives (well, this year) as we search our sheds and lofts for tents and sleeping bags, and hunt for that all-important showstopper outfit. Like our Coachella celebs, we’re looking for that perfect balance between fashionable and practical – a look that says “Oh, this old …

Wowcher vs Oucher: Makeup

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With video tutorials and step-by-step guides teaching you how to look like everyone from Kim Kardashian to Taylor Swift, we believe makeup isn’t about what you apply but how you apply it. Rather than forking out on expensive products and hoping for the best, we encourage a thrifty attitude to beauty that makes the most of technique and application. Do some research, take an online …

The Wowcher Guide To False Lashes

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False lashes can be the perfect finishing touch to glam up your evening look – get them right like Kylie Jenner and you can propel your look to Hollywood starlet in a f-lash, get them wrong and you could end up looking like Daisy the Cow! Wowcher’s here to show you how to apply your lashes perfectly every time, without fail, in five simple steps …

Ask the London Beauty Queen!

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She received the P&G Beauty and Grooming Award for best beauty blog in 2013, and this week Hayley Carr of London Beauty Queen joined us on Facebook to help you with your winter beauty woes! Here’s what you asked – and how she answered:

Royal Oil: Beauty the Middleton way…

argan oil - blush look

‘Postpartum’; a filthy word to most that calls to mind images of biblical pestilence and all-round aesthetic doom. Most mothers will tell you that other than the joy of embracing their new-born creation, childbirth takes a significant toll on one’s physical appearance. Changes to your body include skin discolouration, hair loss and other horrors – so how on earth did our very own Kate Middleton …

Hair-raisingly good fun with chalk…

Copywriter Rose goes for Wowcher pink (naturally) with her hair chalks...

So you’ve gone brown, blonde and black, but what next? We think summery hues are far more exciting than our natural hair, so we’ve been experimenting with funky hair chalks in the Wowcher office. Hey, if it’s good enough for Kelly O, it’s certainly good enough for us! Perfect for indecisive ladies and commitment-phobes everywhere, you can transfrom your locks with wash-out colour meaning if …

Nails to be gel-ish of…

beautiful model with curly hair and purple manicure

If you ask us, there’s no better way to spend a girlie night in than gossiping, eating popcorn and painting your nails! There’s nothing better than experimenting with your friends with all sorts of different colours and brands – and these days there are no end of novelty polishes to aid us on our way. One problem though – they never last long enough! Most …