10 Things You Need To Know Before You Pathologise Perimenopause

Suzi Godson | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Godson

Peri-menopause generally begins in the mid to late forties. It takes anything from four to ten years and the average age for the onset of true menopause (when periods cease completely) is 51 years.

10 Simple Beauty Tips Every Woman Should Know

Toni Rae | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Toni Rae

You don't need the salary of Cindy Crawford to look like Cindy Crawford. You also cannot believe everything you read on Google. With that said, there are hundreds of at home beauty tips using natural and essential oils, and other beauty products found at your local pharmacy. In the case that I might inundate you, here are just a few of them that I recommend.

Acne Is a Four Letter Word

Georgina Barnard | Posted 07.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Georgina Barnard

What happens when, with every passing twenty-something (and dare I say it thirty-something) birthday, the battle just keeps on raging? According to NHS figures, one in five women between the age of 25 and 40 suffers from adult acne.

Can You Believe This Model Suffers From Severe Acne?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A quick glance at Cassandra Bankson, the 20-something model and New York Fashion Week regular, and you'd have no idea that she was once bullied for th...

Five Facials for Problem Skin

The Spa Spy | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Problem skin can have an incredibly negative impact on the way we feel - prolonged problems can cause low self esteem, anxiety and sometimes, in extreme cases, depression. The last thing we need are false, often expensive, 'quick fix' promises (and there are a LOT of them out there). Can a good facial really help improve problem skin?

Tried And Tested: How Scary Is Facial Acupuncture?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

I’ve had acupuncture before but never in my face. And I’m not crazy about needles, but as long as I can’t see them I’ll be fine, I reason. (Be...

The Diary of a Hermit: Adult Acne

Sophie Eggleton | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sophie Eggleton

This morning I'm greeted with large swollen lumps on my cheek, pustules dotted across my jawline, and a painful third eye bulging out from my uni-brow - after surveying today's canvas I slumped back into the pillow. I'm nearing the end of my twenties, this was meant to end a decade ago!

Doctors: Please, No More Antibiotics for Acne

Dr Patrick Bowler | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Patrick Bowler

There's little general awareness of the use of light to effectively treat inflammatory acne. Traditionally, too, there has been limited accessibility to it.

Is the Sun Playing Havoc With Your Skin and Getting You Down?

Louisa Daniels | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Daniels

There's nothing quite like the sweltering heat and blistering sunlight to bring out the worst in sensitive skin. I should know, I'm faired skinned and prone to breakouts, and while most people seem to be blessed with a healthy glow right about now, I, on the other hand, was (until recently) dried-out and blotchy, and I swear I had more wrinkles.

Scandi Cool - DAY Birger Et Mikkelsen Collaborate With Columbine Smille

Kate Lawson | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

DAY is one of those labels we women love, because you can mix and match day and eveningwear as their designs work across both. DAY has become the go-to label for your perfect capsule wardrobe, which explains why celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Nicole Richie and Kate Middleton love it.

Why Britain Still Has a Stiff Upper Lip

Dr Nitin Shori | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Nitin Shori

Week in and week out in my GP surgery in North Wales I meet patients who have waited weeks, months and even years to seek help for a medical problem because they are simply too embarrassed.

The Scandi-Cool Fashion Movement

Claire Ashcroft | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK Style
Claire Ashcroft

It may not seem like the most fashionable place in the world, generally anywhere that isn't London, Paris, Milan or New York tends to get lost in the background noise of the fashion world, but Scandinavian fashion is making it big internationally and is slowly but surely creeping into London style.

How to Eat Yourself Beautiful | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Fed up of pricey skin creams, disappointing hair products and time-consuming beauty treatments? Then it's time to eat yourself beautiful! Check out these 10 nutritious snacks that can solve your beauty problems.

Seven Strange Beauty Tricks That Work | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

We all have our weird little beauty secrets that help us to look great, and sometimes the strangest tips and tricks are the ones that work the best. If you've tried every skin cream and shampoo under the sun and are searching for something new, check out these unconventional beauty fixes that can solve your beauty problems.

Autumn Essentials: The Jumper

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

Winter dressing is fun. I like to think of it as an exercise in wearing all your favourite clothes at once, a thought that is far too exciting

Saving the World in Heels: Guilt-Free Shopping Sprees

Diana Verde Nieto | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Style
Diana Verde Nieto

Positive living - and shopping - has never been so easy, and a recent meeting with Dilys Williams from London College of Fashion proved that it's only set to get easier.

'I Used To Be Called 'Pizza Face', Now I'm Modelling At New York Fashion Week'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

A teenager with severe acne has been signed up as a model for New York Fashion Week - after a video of her covering her pimples up with make-up turne...

Love Your Legs

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 28.10.2012 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

There are moments in fashion when you recognise something that will change the landscape of our fair industry. It happened at Jil Sander in September 2010 when Raf Simons transformed neon colours into a palatable concept with that skirt. But now, the new 'it' item has arrived, storming catwalks and constructed by the real who's who in fashion. If you are looking for the defining autumn addition then this is it. Seriously. Introducing, the trouser suit.

The Rise of Over-Sized

Hollie Moat | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Style
Hollie Moat

No, not another piece bemoaning the terrifying onset of national obesity, but good news from fashion's frontline. Over-sized clothing is this season's most dominant trend and one that finally allows most of us can participate in without inflicting a savage battering on our self-esteem.

Meeting Daisy Lowe!

Angela Scanlon | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Style
Angela Scanlon

Daisy Lowe has that magnetic thing you expect from people in her position but often don't get. You want to look at her. Listen to her every word and mentally note her beauty tips.

Spot The Difference: Acne Teen 'Overwhelmed' By Kindness After Sharing Make-Up Secrets

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK Tech

A teenager who became an internet sensation after posting a video of herself covering her severe acne with make-up says she was overwhelmed by the kin...

Could Seaweed Banish Acne?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

We already know that seaweed toast is more effective than a workout in the gym due to its fat-burning abilities and it looks like scientists have disc...

The Editor for the Editeur - Cutting a Dash in Chester

Anne Look | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Style
Anne Look

I was in the country. Well, what this city girl classifies as country anyway. If you pass cows and sheep on the way to somewhere outside of London; you're a few English Breakfast teas away from becoming an honorary Brit.

Hanged Teenager Had 'Woeful Support' From Mental Health Services

Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

A coroner has criticised the "woeful" mental health support given to an "exceptional" student found hanged. Melissa Martin Hughes, 18, was found by...

Schoolgirl Found Hanged After Acne Caused Her To Spiral Into Severe Depression

SWNS | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK

Source: SWNS A "brilliant and exceptional" schoolgirl hanged herself in a park after spiralling into depression because of her severe acne, an inqu...