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Nail varnish fine. But Botox and lip fillers? Come on, Superdrug | Sonia Sodha18 Aug 2:00pm

Nail varnish fine. But Botox and lip fillers? Come on, Superdrug | Sonia Sodha

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The beauty rat race may be a winner at the tills, but high street chains shouldn’t help to glamorise cosmetic surgeryAs a teenager, I spent many a happy hour perusing the makeup aisles in Superdrug with my friends, filling our baskets with dubious purchases such as lurid bottles of 99p nail varnish. And while I might fork out £40 today for the odd eyeshadow palette, in my 30s, my makeup bag remains filled with Superdrug’s cheap and cheerful staples, not least because it seems to do a better job than most retailers in stocking products that suit brown skin. So it jarred when I heard that its latest wheeze is offering Botox and lip fillers in-store. After a phone consultation, customers will be able to combine a quick facial injection with picking up their lunchtime sandwich. Perhaps execs think it’s the natural step for
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