Beauty Products

Skincare For Acne

Dr Anjali Mahto | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK Style
Dr Anjali Mahto

Acne is one of the commonest skin disorders which affects nearly 80% of the population at some point in time. Choosing the right products with effective ingredients is vital otherwise you may inadvertently be making the problem worse.

5 Black Women Speak Out About Dove's 'Racist' Facebook Advert

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Following Dove’s apology over its Facebook advert, deemed ‘racist’ by many, we spoke to five black women to hear how the firm’s campaign perso...

Meet The Scientist Turning Fruit Waste Into Lip Balm

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

It’s easy to feel really helpless about food waste. Especially as supermarkets are throwing away at least 300,000 tonnes of food waste a year. Beaut...

How To Spot A Woman's Real Age?

Gina Lyons | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK Style
Gina Lyons

Microblading is a sort of tattoo where pigment is implanted under your skin. As someone with a erratic fear of needles and zero tats on my body, this seemed an incredibly scary, permanent thing to do, but the thought of having my beautifully drawn brows melting into my cheeks on my wedding day, scared me more

How To Achieve A Flawless Fake Tan

Roisin Kelly | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Style
Roisin Kelly

Ah, fake tan. Such a bitter-sweet, love-hate step in every woman's beauty regime. On the one hand, feeling bronzed is such a confidence-booster and feels like an improvement to any outfit. On the other, the preparation and application process is time consuming, messy and something we all dread. So, how can we make the whole ordeal easier?

Revamp Your Foundation. The Dos And Don'ts Of Makeup Mixing

Roisin Kelly | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Style
Roisin Kelly

Makeup artists have been mixing foundations for years, blending different brands and shades to create bespoke finishes to suit an individuals skin tone - but blending isn't only for the professionals.

Golden Oldies Or The Forgotten Generation?

Natalie Thwaites | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Natalie Thwaites

This generation of women are active, confident and have the ability to spend money on products and experiences that enhance their lives. Surely they cannot remain invisible to brands for much longer.

Are Stick-On False Nails Making A Come-Back?

Roisin Kelly | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Style
Roisin Kelly

Taking this into account (and the fact that loads of us simply don't have the time nor the will to faff around painting our nails), is it the press-on falsies we remember from our youth's turn to take the nail spotlight? With the high-street seeing a recent increase of sales in false nails, the speed, price point and convenience of a new era of sophisticated stick-ons seem to be a winning combo.

Summer Skin Is In And It's Here to Stay

Ashleigh Houlton | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Style
Ashleigh Houlton

There are now some products in my life that I just couldn't live without. They're all fabulous for achieving that healthy glow we all strive for both throughout the summer and into the bleaker winter months, when a radiant pick-me-up is key.

"I Do Solemnly Swear Not to Let Free Champagne Cloud My Judgement..." 12 Oaths All Beauty Editor's Should Swear To

Phoebe Parke | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Phoebe Parke

Flip through the beauty pages of your favourite glossy and you might end up feeling worse than you did before you picked it up. With photoshopped celebs, circled cellulite and new 'wonder' products that cost a week's wages in every issue, surely it's time for a change?

Great British Bake Off-Inspired Beauty

Sarah McGiven | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

People often comment that I smell like a bakery - not because I'm always stuffing my face with cakes (I'm a savoury kinda girl), but because I tend to favour sugary, homely scents for my everyday beauty products. So, with the return of The Great British Bake Off, I figured this was as good a time as any to look at bakery-inspired beauty.

What Does 'Beauty' Mean to Me?

Lindsay Pattison | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lindsay Pattison

Perhaps a deeper issue is that of the female tendency towards insecurity and a sense of embarrassment about taking time to tend to personal appearances. When otherwise confident women get paid a compliment they often send it right back, rejected. "

What's in Your Beauty Products? Eight Ingredients You Wouldn't Expect to Put on Your Face

Esther Hayden | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Esther Hayden

Do we ever really know what we are putting on our faces and some of the strange ingredients that may potential be in our daily routines? Here are eight of the most bizarre that you probably would never have thought to put near, never mind on, your face.

Bride-To-Be Who Died In Sunbed Shop Was Injecting Banned Tanning Jabs

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK

A bride-to-be died in a sunbed shop after injecting herself with banned tanning jabs, an inquest has heard. Jenna Wilson-Vickers, 26, had apparentl...

Weekend Shopping: On the Lookout for Great Eye Shadow Palettes

Sarah McGiven | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

My trusty MAC eyeshadow palette has finally come to an end so I've been hunting for a replacement.

Weekend Shopping: Rediscovering High Street Beauty With Boots' No.7

Sarah McGiven | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Remember when you were little and your mum used to wear No7 make up and you thought it was SO grown up?

Weekend Shopping: My Must-Have Hero Beauty and Grooming Products

Sarah McGiven | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

I love switching it up with my beauty routine, trying new products based on claims, smell, curiosity or even just eye catching packaging. But I find that there's a hardcore of elite picks I always return to and here they are, on this weekend's Hero Product shopping lists for hair followed below by skincare.

Weekend Shopping: Pre-Valentine's Beauty Prep

Sarah McGiven | Posted 28.03.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

With Valentine's Day looming it's time to spring clean the product drawers and make sure I have everything I need ready to get me looking as hot, or at least as human, as possible in time for date night.

Beauty Products of the Year 2011

Susie Amy | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Style
Susie Amy

As this year is coming to an end, I very much wanted to do a blog giving special mentions to my own personal stand out products from each category. The difficult thing is, I love many products from every category... I would absolutely love to hear any of your own!

Kyrsty Jade Hazell

Christmas Gift Ideas Under £50: For Beauty Junkies | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

From cult classics for beauty aficionados to fragrances for fashionistas and the ultimate luxury pampering packs, make all her Christmases come at onc...

So That Explains It...

Posted 04.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Shane Warne borrows girlfriend Elizabeth Hurley's beauty products despite having his "own set", according to the actress. The ...

Beauty Products For Gym Results | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Sick of doing endless sit-ups, lunges, crunches and squats as you strive to achieve your dream post-baby body? Could there be an easier way to get ton...

Stop Jumping On The Botox Bandwagon

Jane Cunningham | Posted 03.09.2011 | UK Style
Jane Cunningham

I don't advocate 'muscle freezing injections' to anyone; it's a truly personal choice so I don't judge either way. But I certainly do judge the brands who hope to make a buck or two by massively overstating what a cream can do by alluding that it will give a 'Botox-like effect'.

Is Your Shampoo Making You Fat?

AOL Lifestyle | Posted 31.08.2011 | UK Lifestyle