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What you can do to help someone with autism

Could you make someone happy this Christmas? Alice Cooke looks at the disorder affecting the lives of 1 in every 100 people and shares what you can do to help

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Hampshire experts share their top tips on addressing stress levels and staying happy

Make the most of summer’s feel-good vibes, address stress levels and get happy – our Hampshire experts give us their tips and strategies for a wholesome life

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Dr Ian Hallam on how to anti-age your smile

Award winning cosmetic dental surgeon Dr Ian Hallam, tells resident health writer Laura Lewis what makes a beautiful beam

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Changing attitudes towards Parkinson’s

With Parkinson’s Awareness Month having recently passed, we looked in to what life is like for people who are diagnosed in Hampshire

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Staying safe in the sun this summer

With SPF’s, UVB’s and star ratings, it can be confusing shopping for the right sun protection. Laura Lewis investigates the world of sun protection to help you choose the right products for your skin

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Foxy Lady

Foxy Lady - clothes to be seen in!!

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Nicki Hill

Nicki Hill

Nicki Hill Couture Bridalwear and Ethel & Bob Boutique share the same premises in Botley High Street.

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Devernois

Devernois

Devernois is one of only three shops in the UK exclusively stocking this established French brand.

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Why you should not stop smoking for Stoptober!

Quitting smoking is hard, or at least that’s what they want you to believe. By they, I mean the NHS and other official agencies who keep banging on about how you need to give up smoking.

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Cryolipolysis – the cool new way to reduce body fat without surgery

There was a time when you would have to resort to costly and invasive liposuction if you weren’t happy with your wobbly bits. Recent times have seen a shift towards non surgical cosmetic procedures including non surgical fat reduction.

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Vitamin A and its anti ageing properties

Vitamin A is the wonder vitamin when it comes to anti ageing. It is in fact today considered one of the only ingredients whose properties can achieve real change in the skin and for this reason it is one of the main components of anti-aging medicine.

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The benefits of phototherapy

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Light is all around us, it’s something we take for granted. If I told you that the ordinary white light that surrounds us has healing properties you might think I was crazy.

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Stocking filler ideas for Christmas

Filling a stocking can be more difficult than you’d think, but we’ve hand picked a range of budget to luxury gifts to give to your loved ones this Christmas

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Christmas gifts for beauty lovers

Looking for festive gift ideas for beauty enthusiasts? We’ve rounded up our favourite presents for beauty lovers to help you get started with your Christmas shopping.

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Cosmetic expert Dr Xavier Goodarzian on the latest non-surgical treatments

Cosmetic procedures have come a long way since the ‘wind-tunnel’ face lifts and overly-plumped pouts. Laura Lewis talks to local cosmetic expert Dr Xavier Goodarzian about the latest non-surgical treatments

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Autumn makeup tips

Get ready for Autumn with Laura Lewis’s guide to the new season’s makeup looks

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Laura Lewis tries out the process behind semi-permanent make-up

Resident health and beauty expert Laura Lewis goes under the needle to see if semi-permanent make-up really is as painful as it sounds

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Christmas gifts for animal lovers

Our favourite Christmas gifts for both animal loving friends and their furry four legged pets.

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Stylish Christmas gifts for men

If you’re looking for a unique Christmas gift for your husband, brother or dad, look no further! We’ve wrapped up this season’s best gifts, so you don’t have to.

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Christmas gifts for outdoor lovers

From hats and scarves to mittens and jumpers, there’s something nice about giving a gift to inspire your friends and family to get some fresh air at Christmas time. We’ve rounded up our favourites.

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Christmas gifts for teenagers

The teenager’s wish list of stylish and cool Christmas presents is growing - but that doesn’t mean their gifts have to break the bank.

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Christmas gifts for babies & toddlers

Little people enjoy the festivities just as much as adults, so don’t forget to treat them to a special gift this Christmas.

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