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# Boots

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# recall notice
Recall notice issued on Boots food supplements due to contaminated products
Ethylene oxide is not permitted for use in foods sold in the European Union.
# flu vaccine
Some 'frustration' caused by rescheduling of non-priority flu jabs, Irish Pharmacy Union says
Boots is rescheduling some not at-risk flu jab appointments due to delay in the vaccines arriving.
I tried Boots' lowest rated washout hair dye to see if it was any use
“I’m blue da ba dee da ba daa …”
# one star makeup
I tested some of Boots' lowest rated makeup to see if it was actually any use
So, just how accurate are user reviews?
# ole henriksen
Ole Henriksen is coming to Boots - here are the hero products you need to pick up
It’s time to treat yourself (and your skin.)
# central heating hair
Suffering with 'central heating hair'? These tips could help your gruaig feel less mank
Where’s your head at?
# end this
OK I'll admit it, Boots' Harry Potter beauty range is actually kinda tolerable
Oh great, more Harry Potter stuff.
# no7
You told us what you buy with all of those No7 vouchers you get from Boots
Waste not, want not.
# compensation
Boots pharmacy which questioned man about hydrogen peroxide 'discriminated on grounds of race'
The man said he was seen as suspicious “because of the colour of his skin and his beard”.
# The Boot Room
Adidas have remastered the Predator Accelerator and they go on sale tomorrow
You’ll have to spend crazy money to get your hands on them, however.
# Will Smith
Here's why Will Smith was photographed working in Boots over the weekend
The Fresh Prince of… the pharmacy?
# give it the boot
Boots bans sale of energy drinks to under 16s
The pharmacy chain will no longer sell energy drinks containing more than 150mg of caffeine per litre to children under 16.
This brand new budget beauty range is Boots' best kept secret
Get to know CYO cosmetics.
# Nostalgia
'My boots were endorsed by the moustachioed Liverpool and Ireland winger... This sales pitch worked'
In an extract from his book ‘Boy Wonder,’ Dave Hannigan recalls getting his first pair of football boots aged seven.
# Rugby Christmas ideas
Six last-minute gift suggestions for things to buy the rugby fan in your life
A selection of ideas to help make life easier when buying something for a rugby lover.
# tot-al recall
Boots Ireland recalls baby soothers over health and safety fears
A “manufacturing fault” led to the recall.
# Emergency Contraception
Boots apologises after it's accused of moralising to women about the morning-after pill
The pharmacy chain has been criticised over the price of its emergency contraceptive pill.
# brows
9 products under €15 that will give you the *best* brows
We’ve been browsing …
# how dare you
Boots are using a Christmas song in their new summer ad, and everyone's giving out yards about it
Don’t toy with us like this!
# beauty box
Boots and Brown Thomas are getting in on the beauty box craze - here's what you need to know
Who’s feeling flaithulach?
# beauty mecca
In praise of Boots Liffey Valley, every Irish woman's beauty mecca
Heaven is a place on earth.
# Knife Crime
Security guard stabbed in Dublin shopping centre attack
The Boots employee was brought to the Mater Hospital for his injuries.
# open that door
9 fancy advent calendars you should treat yourself to for December
Who says kids get to have all the fun?
# Flawless
Boots have hit the jackpot with their new spokesperson Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The Nigerian author will star in a new ad campaign launching this week.
# how can i help you
12 things only people who've worked in Boots will understand
“Please don’t ask me where the lube is, please don’t ask me where the lube is…”
# 3 for 2
10 tweets that chart Irish gals' difficult relationship with Boots 3 for 2 deals
# no7
10 actually good No7 products to spend your next Boots voucher on
No longer shall they languish at the bottom of your handbag.
# glitter babes
Glitter Babes was THE most sought after make-up brand for girls in the early noughties
# hold me thrill me
20 little things that every Irish woman finds mildly thrilling
It doesn’t take much.
# London
CCTV catches man 'taking pictures' up woman's skirt in Boots
London’s Metropolitan Police have appealed for information about the incident.
# advantage cards
8 signs you're a seasoned Boots shopper
Three for two across all makeup… * dies*
# Electro Flare
Wayne Rooney has new boots and they are fairly awful
Rooney will wear them for the first time against Sunderland at Old Trafford this weekend.
# 3 for 2
10 things that'll make all makeup lovers twitch
Boots on a Saturday. WHY’D YOU DO IT.
# spending habits
Can I see your boarding pass? Retailers are using your flight information to understand what you buy
You might be able to refuse showing your card when shopping at some airports, but the DAA said it’s a boarding card scan is obligatory to make a purchase in their outlets.
# Fail
Two leading suncreams are not protecting you as much as they say
Both of the failed products were found to offer just two -thirds of the SPF they claimed.
# London
Woman grabs toddler by throat saying "that baby would rather be dead"
The woman thought the attacker was simply going to fuss over the baby. Police have released CCTV of the incident as part of their appeal.
# Consumer protection
Tesco, SuperValu, and Boots stores slapped on the wrist for overcharging
Two other businesses received convictions relating to the sale of cars.
# inbox me
The Briefcase: Russia freezes us out, house prices and drinking on the job
This was the week in business.
# old school
Adidas go back to basics with new all-black Predators
The future of boots is a blast from the past.
# Done Deal
Boots has been taken over by US retailer for €3.9 billion
Unlike recent transatlantic deals, there is no ‘tax inversion’ element to the deal.