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memories of the ’80s – Body on Tap shampoo

For ladies of the 1980s, the shampoo aisle offered many options to get shiny locks, including Body on Tap beer-enriched shampoo. Made by Bristol Myers Products, the shampoo was made with beer, to make hair feel soft and look shiny. Launched in … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Tickle deodorant

For women of the 1970s, the personal care offerings included a wide range of unique products, such as Tickle deodorant. The distinctive name, product shape and colours became popular with shoppers of the mid 1970s, especially with the suggestive tag … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Village Lip Lickers Lip Balm

When the ’80s started, it wasn’t surprising that certain girls wanted the cute lip balm and became fans of the Village Lip Lickers Lip Balm. Created in 1979, this old-fashioned lip balm came in newfangled flavours, but was packaged in … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Bonne Bell Lip Smackers

For pre-teens of the 1970s, make-up may have been not yet allowed, but a fancy lip balm? Well that was allowed and most of us girls wanted Bonne Bell Lip Smackers. Debuting in 1973, Lip Smackers was a flavoured lip pomade, … Continue reading

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Preferred Magazine – DuWop Eyecatcher shadows

DuWop has launched three Eyecatcher shadows – made to suit eye colour and make them noticeable! Developed with colour theory principles, the shadows  are formulated to enhance blue, green and brown eyes and are a welcome addition to pair up with … Continue reading

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Preferred Beauty – Lush Lips lipgloss

All natural, potent colour and keeps lips moisturized and nourished – that’s what I found when I tried Lush Lips lipgloss. New from Mineral Essence, the lip gloss went on smoothly, with the right balance of colour and shine, wasn’t … Continue reading

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Preferred Beauty – Korres Basil Lemon Shower gel

All shower gels are not created equal. Some have too many bubbles – some too much scent that doesn’t seem to relate anything in nature. Korres seemed to figure out the perfect combination with its Naturals line and its creation … Continue reading

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