C Hand and Body Lotion
Sixtyplusurfers has teamed up with Image Skincare UK to
offer two lucky readers the chance to win Vital C
Hand and Body Lotion.
Quench and revitalise skin with this ultra-rich
moisturising lotion with organic, nutrient-rich oils and
extracts infused with Shea Butter for the ultimate total
Formulated with a unique blend of four potent forms of
Vitamin C and plant stem cells that are clinical proven
to improve hydration by 40%. This luxurious hand and
body lotion improves elasticity and combats visible
signs of ageing.
Vital C Hand and Body Lotion is suitable for all skin
types including dry, dehydrated and sensitive. Paraben
free. RRP is £48.
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New to the Monotheme Il libro degli Agrumi collection
which is inspired by famous citrus notes, is Mandarino
Created in Venice by master perfumier Lorenzo Vidal
using the finest quality raw materials, this beautiful
zesty tangerine fragrance is bursting with vitality and
effervescence. Tangerine is the symbol of fortune and
well-being, symbolising the energy and power of
Alongside the fruity nuances, the fragrance is coupled
and enriched with effervescent fizzy green chords and
delicate touches of sophisticated floral notes.
Offering a truly uplifting experience, Monotheme
Mandarino is your perfect finishing touch for the summer.
Tried & Tested by Jenny
I was really impressed by the beautiful bottle,
packaging and presentation of Monotheme Mandarino,
reminiscent of magical Italian holidays it would make a
The fragrance itself has a gorgeous scent of juicy
tangerines, blossom and summer fruit cocktails. Fresh,
vibrant and invigorating, this is the perfect summer eau
de toilette to lift your spirits and put you in the
Monotheme Mandarino is exclusive to Marks and Spencer.
Price is £22.00 for the 100ml Eau de Toilette.
information please visit the website at
Beauty Questions from Sixtyplusurfers Readers
Beauty Experts Your Questions
regular column, Sixtyplusurfers will answer your beauty
questions. Feel free to ask us whatever you like and
we'll do our best to give you a helpful answer.
Hi Jenny, I will be going overseas soon and I don't want
to fill up my suitcase with lots of toiletries.
I'm particularly concerned that we are not allowed to
bring liquids on the plane so I can't bring my usual eye
makeup up remover and cleanser to take off my makeup. Is
there anything you can suggest?
Hi Angie, thank you for sending in your question to
I would recommend buying an all-in-one eye makeup
remover and cleanser as this will save you space. Wipes
are easy to pack, don't take up too much space and are
fine to put in your suitcase as they are not considered
Gone Pampering Wipes from the Johnson's Face Care Range
are perfect for taking on holiday, are inexpensive and
easy to use.
Enriched with Moonflower aroma, the wipes will cleanse
your skin for bedtime. Gentle enough to use around the
sensitive eye area, the unique formula gently sweeps
away even waterproof mascara without rubbing.
Suitable for all skin types. Price is £1.49 for 25
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and contributors of this website are not medically
trained and any information provided is for general
guidance only and we are not responsible for any
problems that might arise from this advice.
Create the Perfect Summer Updo
If you're looking to create a
stunning Summer hairstyle for a
special occasion, to show off a
new dress, or for stylish
cruisewear, then try these easy
tips from Scünci
for the perfect updo.
Comb, £12.50 (from Boots)
Colour Match Bobby Pins, £2.99
Scünci Boost It Tool, £5 (from
Scünci Finish Backcombing Brush,
£4.49 (from Claire's)
How to Create the Updo
Take the Scünci Boost
It Tool, in either Light or Dark
to match your hair colour.
Secure at your crown for instant
volume, loosening a few pieces
of hair for a more 'undone'
Using the Scünci Finish
Backcombing Brush, tease the
hair from the mid-section to
lightly at the ends to make the
hair more mouldable.
Pull the hair back as if you
were doing a mid ponytail, and
begin to wrap the hair into a
twist either to the left or
right, making sure the roll is
as tall as possible.
Twist under and begin
to arrange the roll into the
shape you want; either loosening
or tightening to your
Secure the twist to the back of
your head with Scünci Colour
Match Bobby Pins, either in
Blonde, Brown or Black according
to your hair colour.
Take the Scünci Occasion
Diamante Comb and slide into the
side of the twist.
strands of hair for a messier
look, dousing the larger strands
with hairspray to keep them in
Finish with hairspray all over
Mix and match with the beautiful
range of Scünci Occasion Pins
The Scünci Occasion Diamond Comb
is £8.50. To buy it click on
The Scünci Occasion Butterfly
Hair Pin is £5. to buy it click
Summer Gifts from The Body Shop
The Body Shop
offers a great range of beauty
treats for the Summer.
Italian Summer Fig is a fresh,
green eau de toilette which
blends the succulent scent of
Italian summer fig with a
feminine touch of Tuscan rose
and enveloping amber.
contains extract of hand picked
figs from Puglia, Southern Italy
and Organic Community Fair Trade
sugar cane alcohol. Presented in
a pretty engraved multi-faceted glass
bottle. Price is £11 for 100ml.
Instantly hydrate and soften
your lips with Strawberry Lip
Butter. This fruity lip butter
is full of sweetly scented
strawberry seed oil which will
keep you coming back for more.
luxurious lip butter nourishes
and softens the lips giving them
a light, natural looking sheen.
It leaves your lips feeling soft and
smooth and has a delicious
fruity scent. Price is £4.50 for
Refresh and moisturise your feet
with Peppermint Cooling Foot
Lotion. Perfect for the hot
weather, this minty cool foot
lotion is infused with English
peppermint essential oil.
refreshing lotion will pamper
and cool active and overheated
feet. Made with Community Trade
peppermint essence oil from
Norfolk. Price is £8.50
more information visit the
Beauty Treats from
Marks & Spencer
Treat yourself to the fabulous range of
toiletries and beauty products from Marks &
Moisture Rich Freesia Bath Cream captures
the fragrance of sweet freesia flowers. This
gorgeous moisture rich lathering bath cream will
gently cleanse while you soak leaving your skin
feeling moisturised and cleansed.
Pour into running water and immerse yourself
into the relaxing fragrant bubbles. Price is
£3.50 for 500ml.
Make the most of your lips with Autograph
Moisture Colour Lipstick. Easy to apply, this
moisturising lipstick gives full coverage with
Leaving your lips feeling nourished and soft.
Made with integrity. Neither this product or its
ingredients have been tested on animals.
Available in a full selection of seasonal
shades. Price is £10.00.
Give your eyes a special sparkle with the Matte
'n Metal Eyeshadow Palette. This luxurious
twelve shade eye shadow palette includes six
modern matte and six mega metallic shades.
Apply with a brush directly to the eye are.
Layer multiple shades to create endless looks.
Use a damp brush to create more intense colour
effects. Price is £39.00.
Dress up your nails in this gorgeous Morgan
Taylor Nail Lacquer. The crème de la crème of
nail lacquer with long-lasting high shine
results choose from 56 different shades.
Morgan Taylor is a prestige professional nail
lacquer. Their colour palette is inspired by
luminous pearls, raw gems, radiant gold and
glimmering silvers. Price is £11 for 15ml.
Get ready for your holidays with Sun Smart
Moisture Protect Sun Spray.
Featuring a Skin Caring Complex of Sunflower
Oil, Soothing Aloe and antioxidant Vitamin E to
help maintain moisturised skin whilst protecting
against the damaging effects of the sun.
Water resistant to protect you while you are
swimming for up to 40 minutes. Sun Smart is
dermatologically tested. Price is £6.65 for
This pretty Bloom Floral Makeup Bag is perfect
for all your favourite cosmetics. Fill it up
with your lipsticks, eyeshadow, mascara and nail
Perfect for taking on holiday, it has an extra
front zip up pocket, ideal for small items such
as eyeliner and tweezers. Price is £10.00.
M&S Beauty is available
exclusively from Marks & Spencer stores
nationwide or online
for Magic Skin
1001 Remedies offers mindful beauty, encouraging
women to be aware of their long-term wellbeing
and to choose natural remedies. The collection
includes Purair air purifying spray, Soin
Millenaire Anti-Ageing Cream containing the rare
Maitake mushroom, a Magic Skin topical healing
cream based on Myrr and aloe vera, Good Night
Balm with Melissa and Lavender to calm anxiety
and Treasure Oil rich in 100% organic Argan oil.
Magic Skin is a natural origin topical repair
gel based on the healing properties of Myrrh to
soothe skin blemishes and conditions to reveal
reborn and transformed skin. Myrrh has
anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antifungal
properties, which make it an ideal ingredient to
remedy to skin rashes.
Also an active healer, the Helichrysum essential
oil is one of the most powerful natural
anti-bruises ingredient, with a proven
efficiency in the treatment of old scars and
other skin problems. One of the fastest acting
aromatherapy oils, the Rock Rose oil has
antiseptic, astringent properties which
qualifies it as one of the best oils used as an
acne treatment and other skin disorders.
Treasure Oil is a rich cold-pressed 100% organic
argan oil to nourish skin and air to attain a
perfectly smooth body. When applied to the hair
you can immediately notice how your hair feels
silkier and healthier. Applying the Treasure Oil
to your body, will not only relax you entirely
but will also deeply nourish the skin.
The oil significantly decreases stretch marks or
tissue scars on many uses. The pure argon oil
used in this product is exceptionally rich in
essential fatty acids such as omega-6 that
protect cell integrity, in Vitamin E and
polyphenols, which prevents cellular oxidation.
It has a regenerating and antioxidant benefits
for dry skin or hair that lacks vitality.
1001 Remedies is stocked in Cult Beauty, John
Bell & Croyden, Naturissimo and STYLE.com.
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