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  • J’adore / J’abhor

    This week's Muddy heated debate: whether or not to embrace a full head of grey hair. Eeeek! or chic? We duke it out.

  • Ro Hair: A Hidden Gem in Newquay

    Purveyor of beautiful beachy tousles, super-star hair stylist Ro was voted Cornwall’s best hairdresser in last year’s Muddy awards. Wanna see how she charmed my tresses?

  • Natural skincare + bio-active science = RESULTS

    Multi-award-winning skincare brand Balance Me has built its reputation on totally natural products backed by serious scientific credibility. I caught up with inspirational founders, sisters Clare and Rebecca, to find out more.

  • Muddy Reviews: Marzipan Hair Salon

    Bored of your barnet? For stylish snips every time, make a beeline for Marzipan in Truro. See how they transformed my tresses from frizzy to fabulous.

  • Local Gem Alert! Cinnabar Beauty

    What you are about to read is quite literally a glowing recommendation - I glow as I type! I'm fresh from Cinnabar Beauty in Mylor Bridge, a hidden gem of a beauty salon, with an exciting menu of treatments, including a range of facials to suit every need.

  • Hair Haven: Gold Bird, Truro

    A hairdresser you love is hard to find, so I’ll let you in on my latest salon discovery…

    • Bloomtown Botanicals

      Instagram-friendly jars packed with natural skin superfoods – it’s no wonder Cornish-based Bloomtown Botanicals is making waves in the beauty biz.

    • Spa Review: The Linen Rooms

      Only six months since they opened, the spa at Merchant's Manor nabbed the coveted Muddy Cornwall Award for Best Day Spa. Find out what all the fuss is about...

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