American baby beauty brands that I wish would come to the UK… like NOW

My own little movie star… These American baby beauty products are so HOT it’s almost worth booking a flight to the US of A just to get your hands on them! Failing that you need a really good friend/family member who just so happens to live stateside. Who’ll happily ship them over or, go over their luggage allowance especially for you. I know there’s a lot of choice for baby products as it is – but, when a baby beauty…

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5 Fab oils to help prevent stretch marks

When I was pregnant I was obsessed with applying massage oils in the bid to prevent stretch marks. I brought several, had some to review for Now Celebrity Mum & Baby Magazine (no longer on sale) and some given to me by a friend would had recently given birth. I used them every morning and night and especially after bathing. They all smelt great and am sure the massaging motion was great for the baby as well as my skin. But,…

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21 Bathtime essentials for kids from £1

  Make bath time fun and a little easier for baby and you with these brilliant buys from £1… FOR BABY:  1) A noisy and padded fun bath book: Katie the Kitten by Axel Scheffler £2.99 The Works 2) Squirting toys in fun colours: Munchkin Sea Squirts (pack of 5) £5 Amazon 3) Classic duck toy: Squeezy Bath Duck £2.80 Amazon 4) Floating thermometer that does double-duty: Bath and Room Thermometer £17 Philips 5) Space saving bath that grows with baby:…

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12 Beauty products to borrow from baby…that REALLY work

Grabbed one of baby’s wet wipes to clean your face before flopping into bed? Used a little baby oil remove last nights mascara or even applied to your tummy in a vain hope to smooth out those stretch marks? Massaged baby lotion in as a body moisturiser because it was the only thing to hand? Yeah – we’ve all been there. We’re mums, we’re tired and sometimes in a sleep derived haze searching for your own beauty products in a bathroom…

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Keeping fit pre-and-post baby…the celebrity way with Davina McCall

  Pregnant and still want to keep fit? or, just had your VIB and looking to get into shape (make sure you’ve had your 8 week check and the go-ahead from your doc/midwife)? Then I can’t recommend this Davina McCall exercise DVD enough…. really! I’ve been a little obsessed with celebrity workout DVD’s (actually make that VHS) since I was a teenager – my faves were Jane Fonda, Cher Fitness Cindy Crawford and Claudia Schiffer (it was all about the supermodels…

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