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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!

  • Skincare Saviours

    There's nothing Muddy doesn't know about surviving a hangover. So in the interests of not being mistaken for a dug-up corpse this festive season, behold our five favourite morning after skincare saviours.

  • Spa Heaven

    Need a cheeky spa break? Uh, yes please. So it's a good job Bowood Hotel and Spa is here with the ultimate in pre-Christmas pampering

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    Gotta Have It

    This supercool beauty brand is adored by millennials. But there's also a lot to love here when you have more (*cough*) mature skin.

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    Muddy tries Dermapen

    There comes a time when slapping super creams on your face just doesn't touch the sides – time to call in the big guns!

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    Winter skin saviours

    Parched, peaky, partied out skin? Worry not, here are our top three face-saving beauty picks to see you through the cold.

  • French fancies

    Scrub up nicely with these delectable Savon de Marseille that smell as good as they look!

  • Troublesome skin?

    Canadian brand Paula's Choice is about to become your new BFF…

  • Bloomtown Botanicals

    Make space in the bathroom for this irresistible, ethical new Cornish brand whose packaging is so pretty you'll want the whole goddam range…

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