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Kate Middleton's secret beauty tip costs only £5.99 - a Royal bargain

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It gets the royal seal of approval We’ve long been followers of Kate Middleton’s beauty journey – her hair looks over the years have been phenomenal. But we want to take a moment of appreciation for her skin. The newly-turned 40-year-old has a beautiful glowy complexion that we will forever be jealous of. However, Duchess skin might be a lot easier to achieve than we thought. We have recently found out that one of Kate Middleton’s favourite beauty products , and potentially the reason behind her luminosity, costs less than £10 and is incredibly easy to get your hands on. Kate has previously been spotted buying the Nivea Pure and Natural Moisturising Day Cream, which was recently rebranded and given a little update and now goes by Nivea Naturally Good Day Radiance Cream. Nivea Naturally Good Day Radiance Cream – was £5.99 , now £4.15 | Feelunique This is an all-around brilliant moisturiser, especially at this time of year. It provides 24-hour hydration and nourishment. Skin

An awkward game of 'Never Have I Ever' reportedly changed Prince William and Kate Middleton's relationship

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Royals - they're just like us! Getty Images The millennial royal generation are undoubtedly saving the family, credited with keeping the monarchy relevant and relatable. Gone are the days where we would only see a royal waving from Buckingham Palace balcony. Now they are accessible, all over social media, from Princess Eugenie dominating Instagram with her behind the scenes royal photos to Prince William and Kate Middleton releasing sweet videos of their children. Not only this – they’re also Harry Potter obsessed , lovers of emojis and apparently even have their own WhatsApp thread. And it doesn’t stop there. When it comes to relationships the royals are just like us too, with it emerging this week that Kate and William’s relationship was outed in a game of ‘Never Have I Ever’. The popular university drinking game sees participants take it in turns to make a statement that they have not done, and whoever has in the group has to drink, revealing that the statement applie

Kate Middleton was once left 'terrified' after being 'chased by photographers' late at night

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Getty Images Sure, being a royal has its advantages – the fashion, the princes, the tiaras, the castles – but it definitely also has its drawbacks, from the end of privacy to the dreaded rumour mill. No one knows this more than Kate Middleton , becoming a national treasure and therefore a paparazzi favourite since joining the royal fold. Upon closer inspection however, Kate was fighting for her privacy long before Prince William popped the question. In fact, news surfaced this month that the Duchess was once left ‘terrified’ after a late-night chase by the paparazzi. ‘A friend tells me Kate was even chased late at night by several men in a car,’ the Sunday Times royal editor Roya Nikkhah reported, going on to explain that Kate found it ‘terrifying’. This of course wasn’t the first trouble Kate had with the paparazzi, with Prince William famously forced to step in on Kate Middleton’s behalf to protect her privacy in 2007. According to 2011 documentary, Chasing the Royals , Ka

Kate Middleton 'holds the future of the monarchy in her hands'

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Getty Images Prince William and Kate Middleton are undoubtedly the most talked-about couple in the world, stepping up to reassure and lead the nation amid the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdowns. In fact, Prince William and particularly Kate Middleton have been credited with keeping the royal family afloat this past year, amid multiple scandals, from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Oprah interview to Prince Andrew recently being stripped of his titles. Kate’s power and popularity have never been more important, with a former royal staff member predicting that the future of the monarchy will be in her hands. ‘As the Prince Andrew scandal shows, the monarchy is in desperate need of reassuringly conventional royal performers,’ explained Patrick Jephson, a former worker for Princess Diana. ‘Catherine is just what these troubled royal times need. It’s no exaggeration that the Windsors’ future lies in her hands.’ This comes after the news that the Duchess has been dubbed

The Duchess Directory: The ultimate guide to Kate’s favourite fashion brands

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From high street to designer, check out Kate Middleton's go-to shops If you had your pick of Kate Middleton’s dresses , how many fashion gems do you think you’d find? There’s a plethora of McQueen, sure. Boxes and boxes of nude L.K. Bennett courts, obviously. But the Duchess Of Cambridge is also really good at introducing us to niche new brands that we would never previously have heard of. She’s the ultimate fashion diplomat, whose impeccable style choices have been known to build bridges between nations (remember when she tactically wore Canadian-born British designer Erdem to kick off her royal tour in Ottawa, or wore this dress in Poland ?), and the Kate Middleton effect leads to an instant sell-out of any item she wears. ‘There is no question that Kate choosing to wear Reiss has impacted our brand,’ David Reiss, Founder and Managing Director of Reiss told us. ‘We have noticed a significant increase in terms of brand interest and awareness globally, strengthening existing

Foods to boost mood: Bust January blues with 10 ingredients

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January can leave you feeling rundown and worn out. Here, Lisa Oxenham speaks to leading nutritionist Rhiannon Lambert about the foods to boost mood Getty Images Whether you’re a believer in Blue Monday or not, January can be a shock to the system for everyone. Getting back into the swing of work and juggling your resolutions with staving off the cold, this time of year can be overwhelming and it leaves loads of people (including me) feeling low on energy sometimes. Sure, the tried and tested ways of getting out of a funk (think fresh air and movement) work brilliantly but often, they don’t completely cut it. That’s why, I love to turn to foods to boost mood. Thanks to the gut-brain axis, your microbiome and what you eat play a much bigger part in your emotions and mental health than you think. “There is a genuine link between food and mental health,” explains Rhiannon Lambert, founder of Rhitrition and author of The Science of Nutrition . “Your gut, which consists of no less

Self-isolation has been cut to five days from today

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Here's everything you need to know. In news this week, the amount of time you are required to self-isolate if you test positive for Covid-19 in England has been reduced once more to five days. Previously, you were required to quarantine for seven days, regardless of whether you were testing positive or negative. This was reduced from the initial ten day isolation period last month, but was only permitted if you tested negative on days six and seven. Similarly, you can only reduce your isolation period this time on the same – slightly altered – condition: you must take lateral flow tests that show a negative result on days five and six of your isolation. Yesterday, 70,924 positive Covid cases were recorded in the UK. This marks the lowest daily figure since early December – 14th, to be precise. 88 deaths within 28 days of a positive test were also recorded. The change in rules is an attempt to ease staff shortages. Last summer, the so-called ‘ping-demic’ saw millions across