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Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Day Moisture SPF30 50 ml
Murad Environmental Shield Essential-C Day Moisture SPF30 50 ml
Price: £51.30

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good product, premium price, 21 Jun. 2015
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Some may balk at the eye-wateringly high price, but this product really does seem to live up to its billing - my fair skinned girlfriend certainly seems to think so. It applies smoothly and easily and being SPF30 it protects against ultraviolet light, meaning there's absolutely no need to apply sun screen as well. She's suffered no allergic reactions either, which being fair skinned she's sometimes prone to with other products. All in all she's very happy with this... It's just a shame about the very high price.


AnySharp Plastic and Stainless Steel Mini Chopper, Black
AnySharp Plastic and Stainless Steel Mini Chopper, Black
Price: £12.49

0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Simple and effective, 20 Jun. 2015
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Easy to use and easy to clean, this handy little chopper is manual rather than electrical, so no batteries are required. The top of the chopper is effectively a giant popper button which you whack up and down as many times as required to chop up whatever it is you're chopping up - in my case allowing me to terminate some mint leaves with extreme prejudice.

Whacking the popper button is fun in small doses, although if you've lots of stuff to chop up it will probably turn into a chore pretty quickly. But all in all this is a simple and easy way to quickly chop up herbs etc.


D'Addario EXP16 with NY Steel Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings, Coated, Light, 12-53
D'Addario EXP16 with NY Steel Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings, Coated, Light, 12-53
Price: £12.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Pricey but well worth it, 11 Jun. 2015
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It always comes down to personal taste of course, but - expensive though they may be - D'Addario strings have always lived up to their quality reputation, even to the ears of someone who is hardly the worlds greatest guitarist.

These EXP16 light gauge strings are no exception, sounding nice a bright, holding the tone well and staying in tune much longer than some other makes I've tried. I'll definitely be buying some of these again.


Philips HR1867/21 Viva Collection Quick Clean Juicer - Brushed Aluminium
Philips HR1867/21 Viva Collection Quick Clean Juicer - Brushed Aluminium
Price: £81.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Easy to assemble, easy to use and easy to clean, 30 May 2015
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Easy to assemble, easy to use and easy to clean, this Philips juicer is just about as easy to use as it could possibly be.

It's 700 watt motor gives it more than enough power to handle hard vegetables such as carrots with ease. Large items such as apples can be inserted whole without any difficulty. Although the juicer is bulky it's not too heavy and the brushed aluminium finish is a nice touch. The juice pours out of the side into a cup or jug, meaning you don't have to faff about tipping the juicer up, whilst the pulp is retained by the juicer.

Frankly, as juicers go, this beauty does everything you want it to, and with ease.


Bontrager AW1 Hard-Case Lite 700c Tyre
Bontrager AW1 Hard-Case Lite 700c Tyre

4.0 out of 5 stars Very good puncture protection., 14 May 2015
These AW1's came equipped on my Trek 7.4 hybrid.

After 4 months use I noticed that the rear AW1 had two very deep cuts that had sliced straight through the thick outer layer of rubber, but neither had penetrated the interior puncture protection. Result!

The tyre clearly needed replacing but the puncture protection is clearly more than capable of doing it's job. In fact they did it so well that I have no idea how long I'd been cycling without noticing the state of the tyre.


HP H2800 BLACK HEADSET(6) ALTA CALIDAD RESISTENTE DURADERO ALTA CALIDAD RESISTENTE DURADERO
HP H2800 BLACK HEADSET(6) ALTA CALIDAD RESISTENTE DURADERO ALTA CALIDAD RESISTENTE DURADERO
Offered by DB Technology srl
Price: £25.54

0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Decent pair of budget headphones, 14 May 2015
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These are a pretty decent pair of £25 headphones, which means they'll almost certainly sound much better than any phones that came with your iPod or phone, but clearly they won't be able to compete with much more expensive ones.

To that end these are a pretty good headphones for the budget. Sound and bass are pretty good, although as the cans are quite small comfort is acceptable rather than amazing. Over a long session they're liable to squash your ears a bit.

They fold up pretty small, which is handy if you're on the go. There's a very small volume dial on one of the cans which was turned down to zero when the headphones arrived, so until I found the dial I thought the headphones were broken.

In short, for the price range these are a decent pair of lightweight, fairly disposable headphones.


Philips GC7635/30 PerfectCare Pure Steam Generator Iron - One Perfect Temperature, 240 g Pressurised Steam Boost
Philips GC7635/30 PerfectCare Pure Steam Generator Iron - One Perfect Temperature, 240 g Pressurised Steam Boost
Price: £140.00

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good but filters are potentially costly, 30 April 2015
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I'm not deranged enough to believe that ironing will ever be fun, but at least with this thing it's just about as easy as can be.

It's an iron of two halves - the big chunky base holds all the water, meaning the actual hand iron is light and easy to use (although not too light, otherwise it would be useless at ironing). Obviously the iron is attached to the base by a hose, which while long will still need to be parked nearby, for instance you won't be able to place the base on the floor and still do the ironing as the hose won't reach.

The blurb claims that thanks to a bit of wizardry you can leave the iron on your clothes unattended and it won't burn them. You can try it if you want, but I'm not going to.

All in all this is a pretty good iron, with one reservation: the filters will potentially cost you a fair bit of money over the iron's lifetime.


Roberts Radio Revival Mini DAB/DAB+/FM Digital Radio - Black
Roberts Radio Revival Mini DAB/DAB+/FM Digital Radio - Black
Price: £128.57

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Stylish, easy to use and sounds great!, 26 April 2015
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This is an excellent little DAB radio with very cool retro looks (I got the black and gold one). Setup is an absolute breeze, and with only two largish control knobs to fiddle with its a very easy radio to use.

It runs on mains but also has a battery compartment that can take either ordinary alkaline batteries or rechargeable ones - which interestingly this radio is actually capable or recharging, which may come in very handy for a lot of people.

One minor thing to be aware of though - there's a tiny little black switch in the middle of the battery compartment which you're supposed to flip left or right depending on the type of batteries to be installed.

All in all, what a great little radio.


Science in Sport 60 ml Energy Gel Variety - Pack of 7
Science in Sport 60 ml Energy Gel Variety - Pack of 7
Price: £4.99

4.0 out of 5 stars They've converted me, 25 April 2015
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I know mountain bike magazines are always banging on about gels, but they were just something I never quite got around to. This was partly due to the price, but mainly because judging by a lot of magazine reviews, most gels out there taste pretty awful.

Taste will always come down to personal choice, but SIS have clearly decided that pleasantly inoffensive is better than swallowing something that tastes like it was stored in a wrestler's armpit. The taste also lives up to billing and doesn't linger in your mouth too long. Either way, you won't gag on any of these gels. Which is a good thing!

Energy wise they seem to do the job, just as you'd expect, although I can't see many people eating three an hour as the package blurb recommends.

Only niggle: the 60ml packs were bigger than I expected, so on a long ride storage of a lot of these might be a bit of a problem.

Whatever, these gels have converted me, so I'll definitely be buying more. All in all, if your looking to give energy gels a try then I'd definitely recommend trying out these ones.


Toni & Guy Nourish Conditioner - 250 ml, Blonde
Toni & Guy Nourish Conditioner - 250 ml, Blonde
Price: £4.32

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great, and even greater for natural blondes, 21 April 2015
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Is this conditioner the greatest thing since sliced bread? My girlfriend certainly thinks so. She's been raving about how good this stuff is ever since she first used it. Not only is she convinced that it's left her hair feeling lovely and soft, but as a natural blonde her workmates have told her that it's also brung out the natural blonde highlights in her hair. This stuff seems to be worth its weight in gold. Or at least blonde.


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