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Klaxon! Here's the latest round-up of recommended buys from Mumsnetters' current style, beauty and lifestyle favourites

31 May 2017

Biore Watery Essence sunscreen

Amazon, from £8.61

31 May 2017

“Biore Watery Essence SPF50 is brilliant. It absorbs immediately and you don't feel it on your skin.” Maraki

“Biore Watery Essence is fab; a light lotion totally different to gloopy old sunscreens.” ArtemisiaGentilleschi

“Biore Watery Essence is GREAT!” bananafish81

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Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse oil

M&S, £20

Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse oil

“Nuxe Oil with shimmer is lovely. It gives a classy glow as opposed to looking like a teenager soaked in glitter.” theclick

“Nuxe Prodigieuse body oil is really nice. I used it for my wedding day. I am Irish and had been living in the north of Scotland for the year before so was extremely pale!” Rockaby

“I love Nuxe! The smell is divine.” Maudlinmaud

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STELLAR 7000 5-piece pan set

Currys, from £89.99

STELLAR 7000 5-piece pan set

“I'm on my second set of Stellar pans. The first ones lasted about 12 years with daily use and going through the dishwasher. They hold the heat amazingly, come up really clean and are completely non-stick without the horrid lining that works off.” JaneEyre70

“Mine are Stellar and going on 15 years old. They still look fantastic.” DarthMaiden

“I love my stainless steel Stellar pans. 22 years old and still great. They've survived years of student halls and shared flats.” isthishouseamidden

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24 May 2017

Bondi Sands Liquid Gold fake tan

Superdrug, from £14.99

24 May 2017

“Liquid Gold is my favourite fake tan by far. The colour is lovely, not orange at all. No washing off required.There is no guide colour though so you do have to make sure it goes on evenly. " Hammybear

“Bondi Sands fake tan is good. I find it doesn't clog pores and goes on just shaved legs really well. Smells nice too.” PopcornBits

“Bondi Sands is fab, I tend to use the dark one as it lasts for aaaaages.” ArchiesMamaBird

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Joules Coast waterproof jacket

Joules, £84.95

Joules Coast waterproof jacket

“I have it, and I love it. It's lightweight and not sweaty. I hate a sweaty jacket.” Mrs9C

“It's great for the school run – I don't need an umbrella! It's also cool to wear. I couldn't go back to a plastic mac.” Marble2302

“I have it in yellow and really love it!” Swearwolf

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Birkenstock Mayari sandals

Office, £43.99

Birkenstock Mayari sandals

“I hankered after them for aaages and finally got a pair last year in silver. Bloody love them, and the still look like new.” TiredyMcTired

“Birkenstock Mayaris for me too. Apart from anything else, I have wide size 9 feet and not much else fits me. They are very comfy and I walk miles in them.” BikeRunSki

“I have the same pair and I walked all around Rome in mine, no breaking in needed!” CateGory8

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17 May 2017

Hush cropped harems

Hush, £35, get free delivery with code MUMS17

17 May 2017

“I have the cropped harem pants in black – they're so comfy to wear. I love the drawstring and waistband too as I'm trying to lose weight so feel the pants will last.” UtahGirl12

“I have them in black and khaki and they wash incredibly well. I love them.” miffy2

“I bought these in size small, they fit great and come to just under my knees.” FlindersKeepers

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Shark Lift Away vacuum cleaner

John Lewis, £179.99

Shark Lift Away vacuum cleaner

“I've had one since January. It's great, our cleaner says she wishes all her clients had one.” Flibbertyjibbit

“It does everything I need it to and we have two children and five dogs at home! It's super powerful on carpets and great on hard floors. There's a detachable wand and cylinder for doing stairs too.” JaneGarveykeepsmesane

“Shark Lift Away – by far the best vacuum ever!” OwlBeBack

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Sally Hansen Airbrush Legs

Amazon, £9.99

Sally Hansen Airbrush Legs

“I find it easy to get a natural looking glow without streaks. I have really white legs and would never get them out without applying this first!” youllneverknow

“Sally Hansen is the best. I use it every summer.” ImSexyAndIKnowIt

“Another vote for Sally Hansen here! I have pale legs so I go for the light version. It's brilliant stuff.” Wreckingball2

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11 May 2017

Curvy Kate bras

Curvy Kate, from £13 -

11 May 2017

“I love Curvy Kate. I don't buy any other bras now. I normally buy a cup size bigger, but they are wonderful.” MusicToMyEars800

“I am a 30D and I love Curvy Kate bras for everyday wear.” Leatherboundanddown

“I've got big breasts and the Curvy Kate bras and swimwear are some of the best I have ever had. I've found it's good lasting quality too.” Pinkheart5917

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River Island Amelie mid-rise jeans

River Island, from £40

River Island Amelie mid-rise jeans

“They have a good elastane ratio and are mid-rise so everything gets held in nicely.” LadyOfTheCanyon

“I'm another fan of the Amelie. Believe me, I have a tummy to contend with – and they do the job very nicely!” lotusbomb

“I find them more like jeans rather than jeggings, which I like, but they still have a stretch in them and keep their shape really well. Plus they hold everything in a bit.” FluffyBathTowel

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Nike Roshe trainers

ASOS, from £42

Nike Roshe trainers

“I've got Roshe trainers and they're amazing. We spent all of last Sunday at Legoland walking for around seven hours and my feet didn't bother me once. Comfort-wise, they win every time.” WhooooAmI24601

“I'm another Roshe lover. They're so comfy.” BlondeGinger

“I've just bought myself a pair of Nike Roshe on the recommendation of my podiatrist. I have awful feet, very wide with arthritis and plantar fascilitis. These are super comfortable – like wearing slippers.” Mulberry72

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3 May 2017

Nip+Fab Dragon's Blood serum

Nip+Fab, £19.95

3 May 2017

“The Dragon's Blood Serum from Nip+Fab is my secret weapon. It plumps my skin and makes me look more youthful within an hour.” DianaT1969

“You can almost feel the serum shrinking pores and shooing away the fine lines.” McDougal

“I love the Dragon's Blood Serum.” TeamEponine

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Uniqlo ankle-length trousers

Uniqlo, £24.90

Uniqlo ankle-length trousers

“I have three pairs! I love them and once on, they look quite tailored.” ALittleLemonTwist

“I have a pair in navy that I love. I've never worn elasticated waist trousers, but these really don't look it. They're very comfy and the fabric is lovely.” FiddleFigs

“They are perfect for work and can also be styled casually. Perfect for spring/ summer.” boldlygoingsomewhere

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Charlotte Tilbury Light Wonder foundation

Charlotte Tilbury, £32

Charlotte Tilbury Light Wonder foundation

“I use light wonder for 'lighter make up' days. I do like it and it'll be ideal for summer.” Dawndonnaagain

“I love the light wonder foundation…buy it online from the CT website. They'll send sachets in the shade you picked and the next shade up.” April241

“I love it and wear it all the time.” PaperdollCartoon

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