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    Fabulous Facials at Skin Smiths

    I was rather pleased when Skin Smiths opened a new clinic in our neighbourhood. It’s always thrilling when a new business opens in the area as I am always curious to know what they’re offering and if they are any good. Well, it turns out that they are! Founded in New Zealand over 20 years ago, Skin Smiths now have a number of branches in London. Their unique selling point is a “Gym for Your Skin” type of membership programme that comes with an array of benefits; a schedule of treatments tailored to deliver you the best results, preferential membership pricing on treatments and products, regular skin reviews, payment plans (monthly…

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    Get Waxed by the Dolly at the Parlour!

    Had body waxing done at Guys and Dolls parlour in Brick Lane and was impressed by how quick and less painful it was, compared to treatments I’ve had in the past at other salons. This charming salon is conveniently located in our neighbourhood in Shoreditch and is close to The City.   The salon’s Director Shimol Kanuga is a beauty therapist herself and knows what she is doing. She uses Lycon Wax which is popular with celebrities. Australia’s Lycon Wax contains the finest resins, natural ingredients & aromatherapy oils to deliver superior performance, removing hairs as short as 1mm. With its low temperature it provides a comfortable treatment. Every time I go for waxing, I…