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I found this light shampoo left my hair feeling moisturised and shiny, without any unwanted heaviness. This shampoo has blossom extract in the ingredients and smells floral and lovely.
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The interiors are simply and stylishly decorated with plenty of light. Stefano swears by the Italian brand Davines, which is healthy and nourishing for hair with no nasty sulfates.
He washed my hair with the clarifying shampoo and an illuminating shampoo from the range, before using a silver mask to dull the copper tones in my blonde highlights. I felt completely relaxed as he massaged the moisturising mask into my hair and soothed exmouth market night beaumont scalp. We chatted through the change in hairstyle, deciding to keep the length but trim the split ends and remove the layers to create a more striking overall look.
Before blow-drying my hair, the Davines Oi All in One Milk was combed through to add smoothness through the lengths. My hair felt light and silky, with a cooler colour and sharper finish. To add a big of glamour Stefano added some loose beachy curls to my hair before spraying with a texturising hairspray.
If it difficult to believe that The Beaumont Hotel was once a car park. With a prime location, quietly tucked away between Oxford Street and Mayfair, it is quickly becoming a favourite for business and leisure travellers.
It exmouth market night beaumont such a treat and I relished the opportunity to stay in and make good use of the facilities. Of the 73 rooms there are 23 studios and suites and we found ourselves in the lavish Roosevelt suite on the top floor.
With numerous rooms and a huge balcony overlooking London, it took us almost an hour to explore, marvelling at every thoughtful detail. The hotel has an obvious art deco theme, harking back to the decade in which it was built, with stylish furniture and lighting, elegant handpicked artwork and indulgent amenities. All of the room types feel spacious yet cosy, fully equipped with King-sized beds, beautiful bathrooms with underfloor heating and bespoke D R Harris toiletries.
I loved the personality in our suite: For a unique experience book yourself in to the Antony Gormley suite, with a wonderfully immersive sculptural bedroom and a pure white marble bathroom concealed by a dramatic exmouth market night beaumont velvet curtain. The American-style classic dishes and relaxed, sophisticated dining room make this restaurant a lovely place to spend time with friends and enjoy the finest quality comfort food. Specialities like the Lobster a la Russe are particularly decadent, or you can opt for exmouth market night beaumont simpler Caesar Salad topped with shavings of parmesan and crunchy croutons.
The star of the show though is the steaks, which are utterly delicious. Silky rich meat is cooked to perfection, with a charred smokiness and served with french fries and a sauce of your choice. For dessert I chose the fabulously child-friendly Colony Club Sundae, which you can customise with a little form at the table.
For some high drama, try the Bananas Foster which is cooked Table Side, much to the amazement of the neighbouring diners. Breakfast is equally exmouth market night beaumont, and we chose to enjoy it in our suite. Beautiful plates of food arrived promptly in the morning, alongside strong coffee, the exmouth market night beaumont fresh juice and just-baked viennoiserie. Before leaving the hotel I had just enough time to visit the heavenly spa.
This white mosaic-ed oasis is instantly welcoming and calming. The therapist listened to my requests before commencing with the wonderful treatment. I felt my body has been nourished and revitalising ready for the cold winter ahead. More information and book a stay at The Beaumont Hotel here.