I’m a huge fan of green tea, and have been for a while. While there’s no substitute for the taste – or smell! – of freshly ground coffee, sadly it just doesn’t agree with me anymore. The massive caffeine boost of coffee leaves me feeling jittery and anxious these days. Though, weirdly, on a night out with the girls, the odd espresso martini or two goes down a treat!…

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LISA LOVES… Zoe Irwin X Liberty

  I have some exciting hair news for you all. To celebrate the new Taylor Taylor salon on the second floor of Liberty, my hair hero Zoe Irwin has designed a collection of styles using their iconic print scarves. My friendship with Zoe stretches back over a decade. After cutting my hair, I could instantly see what a genius she is. She’s one…
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Lisa Loves…. Japan

  In the words of a poet (actually, it was the 1980s band The Vapors) I think I’m turning Japanese. Then again the whole world will be turning Japanese as the country hosts the Rugby World Cup next year before the 2020 Olympics lands in Tokyo. My love affair with the Land of the Rising Sun began nearly 30 years ago. I was…
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LISA LOVES . . . THE ORDINARY’S SERUM FOUNDATION

  As you may well know by now, when I’m not working, I much prefer make-up that doesn’t suffocate my skin. Which is why I’m so in love with The Ordinary’s Serum Foundation (£5.70 for 30ml, available at theordinary.com), which provides super lightweight coverage that glides seamlessly over pores and fine lines. Twenty-one different shades are categorised over three skin tones – fair,…
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LISA LOVES . . . HOLISTIC HERBS

Move over basil, parsley and coriander, there’s a new herb in town. Welcome to the magical healing powers of my new favourite super herb: Rosemary. When Bonita and David Spencer-Percival heard about the inhabitants of Acciaroli – a village in south-west Italy – they decided to explore this Rosemary-rich culture. With many villagers living well into their 100s, the herb is also used…
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LISA LOVES . . . SUPER FACIALIST CLEANSER

I love a beauty bargain, and they don’t get much better than this. Super Facialist has created this gorgeous, super hydrating hyaluronic acid firming daily brightening cleanser (£8.99 for 150ml, available at boots.com) which is a must-have for your bathroom shelf. As many of you know, I’ve long preached the benefits of hyaluronic acid for boosting the skin’s natural moisture levels, and this…
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LISA LOVES . . . DADI’ OIL NAIL TREATMENT

I love this nightly treat for my nails by Dadi’ Oil (£10.49 for 15ml, available at amazon.co.uk). This 95% organic certified formula helps promote nail growth and leaves my cuticles feeling conditioned. This is a must-have beauty buy for anyone suffering from weak, brittle nails and super dry skin. It’s easily absorbed and contains twenty-one essential oils, including bergamot, lemongrass and lavender. It’s…
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LISA LOVES . . . L’OCCITANE’S NEW REGENT STREET STORE

  Breathe in the sumptuous scents of Provence with a wander round L’Occitane’s new flagship store. The recently opened spot on Regent Street is the beauty brand’s biggest store in the world, covering an impressive 6, 450 square feet. Stepping into the store from the bustling streets of central London, my senses were immediately soothed by scents of lavender and rosemary. Set over…
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