Simone de la Rue is the small but dynamic force behind Body by Simone. Personal trainer to Rosie Huntington-Whiteley amongst others, I chatted to Simone after the Women’s Health Sweaty Betty event a couple of weeks ago. During that chat and throughout the event, I picked up a few gems of wisdom that I just had to share with you all. She has a great sweat-proof mascara. She uses Lancome…

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My obsession with Argan Oil is well documented, especially amongst my friends and family. My boyfriend, in particular, is convinced I’m going to slide out of the door one of these days with all of the oils that I apply. My obsession began in a trip to Morocco a few years ago when I was invited by Visit Morocco on a tour of Agadir with a few others writers to…

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They say that when a woman changes her hair, she is changing her life. A few months ago, on the cusp of a whole host of new boost in business and a whole new mindset to match, I let go of the past by chopping off my hair and going dark. (Please note that I did this about 2 months before Kim K…) It was never quite my intention to…

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I love a bit of winter sun and South Africa is one of the best options to get an amazing summer right in the middle of January. Lovely. My boyfriend is from Cape Town, so whilst it may be a bit of an obvious choice for me, it’s definitely not a boring one. South Africa has it all: sun, sea, city and safari! I love it. This trip started with…

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