Beauty Trends

Why Golden Freckles Are The New Beauty Mark Of 2017

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Style

For many beauty aficionados out there the sun’s arrival this summer will be accompanied by the appearance of a smattering of beautiful freckles. As...

Eyebrow Wigs Are The Latest Beauty Trend To Take The Internet By Storm

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Style

From micro-blading to Brexit brows, changing the appearance of our eyebrows is big business in 2017. Which is why eyebrow wigs have sent the Internet...

Unibrow: 5 Reasons Why It's Not A Beauty Trend, Yet

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Style

The unibrow is being tipped as the hottest beauty trend of 2017, but is it really about to become the most coveted look of the season? We’re all ab...

This Beauty Trend Is Super Popular On Pinterest

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Style

Minimalistic makeup is proving to be a top beauty trend in 2017, according to Pinterest. The social media site has reported a 250% increase in people...

How To Become An Overnight Glamour Puss

Stella Ralfini | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Style
Stella Ralfini

As you will know if you're over sixty, the lips lose definition, the eyebrows become sparse, the eyes look smaller and our confidence corkscrews. Well, listen up soon to be glamour pusses, I've found a hassle free alternative to applying eyebrow pencil, eyeliner and lip-liner every day. It's called micro-pigmentation cosmetic tattooing. And at seventy, I'm loving it.

24 Cut-Crease Makeup Ideas That Will Make You Ditch The Smokey Eye For 2017

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Style

We’ll be the first to admit we’re loathe to give up on our fail-safe smokey eye - it’s a beauty look that has seen us through life’s ups and d...

The Different Beauty Trends And Ideologies Around The World Defines Women's Views On Beauty

Miss Jonquille Chantrey | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Style
Miss Jonquille Chantrey

Cultural differences with regards to beauty goals and anatomical attractiveness can be specific and highly complex. As doctors, we need to closely understand these so that we can communicate with our patients more effectively, rather than treating everyone in a homogenized sense

Thigh Gap Jewellery Spoof Exposes Society's Ridiculous Beauty Standards

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The thigh gap - where if you stand with your feet together and your thighs don't touch - is widely agreed to be one of the most potentially damaging b...

#LFW Beauty Trend: The New Statement Lips

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 21.02.2016 | UK Style

Fans of a bold lip look rejoice, the London Fashion Week catwalks predict a whole host of dramatic shades will be adorning our pouts in autumn 2016. ...

Rainbow Eyebrows Are Like Unicorn Emojis But For Your Face

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK Style

There's one sure-fire way to make an impact at your Christmas party: rainbow brows. Sure it might look like you've channelled a TV kid's presenter...

Spring 16 Will Be The Season Of Clown Chic According To Gareth Pugh At #LFW

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 20.09.2015 | UK Style

Those who are scared of clowns may not want to leave the house next spring if the makeup on show at Gareth Pugh's London Fashion Week catwalk takes of...

Zayn Malik Goes Grey: Here's How You Can Too

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK Style

Zayn Malik's hair has been through almost as many changes as the former One Direction star himself over recent months. Our first impulse upon seein...

#NakedSmoky Release Date Causes Twitter Freak Out

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK Style

The launch of Urban Decay's Naked Smoky eyeshadow palette has caused a mass meltdown on Twitter, with beauty fans live tweeting their attempts to get ...

#NakedSmoky Release Date Causes Twitter Freak Out

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 09.07.2015 | UK Style

The launch of Urban Decay's Naked Smoky eyeshadow palette has caused a mass meltdown on Twitter, with beauty fans live tweeting their attempts to get ...

How To Rock Orange Lipstick

The Huffington Post UK | Anna Cafolla | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Style

For the last two years spring/summer catwalks have been splashed with a standout beauty trend: dark, reddish orange lips were spied at DKNY and YSL, w...

Forget Ombre, Split Hair Is The Two Tone Trend We're Coveting Now

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Style

Two tone hair has stepped up a notch this season. The subtle colour blending of highlighted or ombre styles has been jostled out of our affections...

Which Historic Make-Up Trend Is Due A Revival?

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Style

Beauty trends are cyclical: In the 1980s Brooke Shields brought bold eyebrows into fashion; in the nineties Kate Moss set a trend for wearing them sup...

How Clean Is Your Vag?

Lotte Lane | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lotte Lane

Not content with instructing us that our vaginas are too hairy (wax them!), stinky (Vagisil!), oozy (pantyliners!), and haggard (vagacials!), the beauty industry is now reaching whole new heights and coming after our reproductive organs.

Plastic Surgery Trend: TV Presenter Has Jaw Surgery For Heart-Shaped Face

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Meet the latest face of South Korea's rising cosmetic surgery trend: an unnamed woman whose quest for a heart-shaped face is making headlines worldwid...

Post Fashion Week Pampering

Shona Wallace | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Shona Wallace

Now that the Fashion Week fuss has mostly calmed down, and those pressing show reports are all but finished, it is time to relax, rejuvenate and revitalise. Though you may not have all the time in the world to spend on number one, an assortment of luxurious London spas are offering a little serenity in the city.

London Fashion Week in a Nutshell

Serena Guen | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Serena Guen

It is easy to lose track during Fashion Week, so here is our LFW breakdown. From the soundtrack to the sandals, this is London Fashion Week in a nutshell...

Japanese Face Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece Fights Wrinkles And Sagging Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to finding bizarre solutions to everyday problems, the Japanese are definitely world leaders. At HuffPost UK, we've been very happy t...

Test the Trend: Are Nail Extensions Really That Practical?

Lorna Weightman | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Style
Lorna Weightman

The Claw sounds like a horror movie, doesn't it? Maybe it was. I better look that up. Well if it isn't a movie, I am giving this name to a new celebrity trend. Who do we have to blame for this one? The two biggest culprits are Rihanna and Lana del Rey.

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.

Why is it That When Share Prices Plummet, Sales of Cosmetics Soar?

Raconteur Media | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Raconteur Media

EVOLUTION OF BEAUTY Why is it that when share prices plummet, sales of cosmetics soar? When it comes to explaining economic theories, it's just a case of history, as Bethan Cole reports.