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  • Natural skincare + bio-active science = RESULTS

    Multi-award-winning skincare brand Balance Me has built its reputation on totally natural products backed by serious scientific credibility. I caught up with inspirational founders, sisters Clare and Rebecca, to find out more - oh, and wrestle away a whopping £1200 worth of Balance Me beauty bundles for you lot!

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    Oh hello there late summer sunshine — time to invest in a decent SPF.

  • Summerdown Mint

    Hampshire's own clean beauty brand and Countryfile favourites to boot.

  • The Ordinary

    The Ordinary, a skincare brand that every woman should know about: praises have been sung by pretty much every national beauty journalist.

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