What Is The Difference Between A Burkini And A Scuba Diving Suit?

Sufiya Ahmed | Posted 19.08.2017 | UK
Sufiya Ahmed

All these men suffer from the Entitlement disease which comes with the male belief that the Y chromosome gives them the right to dictate their preferences on us women. I have always dismissed such Muslim men as insignificant nobodies who cannot affect me or my choices. Sadly, the power that the mayoralty affords David Lisnard does affect my choice.

Woman Rocks A Bikini On The Beach For First Time In 20 Years

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For most of her life, Jazzmyne Jay has felt the need to hide her body away from the world. But after years of hating her body and feeling “not good...

How To Pull Off A Swimsuit Outfit In Public

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Style

Although the British weather would have us believe we are going into October, it is in fact July - something which should be embraced by wearing as li...

What I Learnt From Doing a Bikini Competition Before I Was 'Ready'

Jane Borthen | Posted 25.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Borthen

I am going to eat more fruits and vegetables, still exercise, but it's time to shift my focus. I was put here for a reason and for me it's about serving in a way that feels authentic. I am going to go with the flow more, focus on what's important and for me that feels like a summer of camp fires, belly laughs and beaches.

What Training for a Bikini Competition Taught Me About Losing Weight and Body Love

Jane Borthen | Posted 20.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Borthen

Whether you think you can or you think you can't you're right.' Henry Ford I wanted to make 2016 really count. With my youngest child going off to school, this was my year to do something completely different.

Lessons From the Bikini Fitness Training Bench: What to Do When You Feel Like You're Getting Nowhere?

Jane Borthen | Posted 04.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Borthen

It is week 5 of my bikini fitness training programme. By now, I thought, to be honest, that I would be able to forgo my winter knits and do the school run in a little black dress, if I so pleased, thank you very much. Not quite......

What it's Like to Wear a Bikini for the First Time After Weight Loss

Lizzie Griffiths | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lizzie Griffiths

Ten years on, I'm still in love with the village that boasts steep cobbled streets, friendly locals, a beautiful beach, my favourite tapas restaurant, No. 9, stunning cliff top views and a community spirit higher than anywhere else I've visited.

What Have Diamante Embellished Bikinis Got to Do With Setting a Goal That Sticks?

Jane Borthen | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Borthen

In many ways, as goals go this one is text book. It is time specific and has is broken down into, smaller steps that I must work towards each day. In its most basic form it goes: train, rest, eat, repeat, with the odd freak out moment thrown if for good measure, particularly revolving around diamante clad bikinis and transparent kitten heels!!! Who knew?!

Me, My Body and a Bikini

Megan Morgan | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Megan Morgan

So, I am not a super model, and I doubt there is going to be any model agencies calling me soon, but do you know what? I LOVE wearing my bikini, and I wear it with pride. I've never stopped wearing one since having the kids, even though at times I didn't always like how I looked.

Summer Ready: Tips on Looking Bikini Fabulous After 50

Lady Terry Robinson | Posted 22.05.2016 | UK Style
Lady Terry Robinson

I was 49 when we moved to LA. Long gone were the years when I might have had the confidence to carve down the boardwalk on roller blades in a bikini. ...

All Women Face These Problems During Bikini Season. Fact.

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Bikini season is coming and with it, arrives whole host of problems for women. From never being able to find a matching bikini that fits, to dealin...

No, It's Not Pussy Riot, It's A Face-Kini

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2014 | UK

Swimmers in the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao have already made waves on the Internet for their bizarre swimming gear: colourful, full-face masks. ...

#Fatkini Trend Sticks Two Fingers Up At The Idea Of Bikini Body

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Here at HuffPost UK Lifestyle we're not fans of the phrase bikini body - it implies that all women have to conform to one body type in order to look h...

The Swimsuit Edition

Andrea Mara | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Mara

Then last Summer, for the first time, I found myself looking around at other women and comparing. I felt conscious of every little lump and bump - three kids in five years can do that. Discussing this with two friends some months later, I expressed how uncomfortable I had felt wearing a bikini last Summe...

Butt Facials Are Now A Thing...

Barcroft Media | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In you want your face to have a glowing complexion you might consider indulging in a facial - but would you consider giving your butt the same treatme...

Are You Dreading the Beach This Summer? Time to #Ditchthebikinidiet and #Banthefaketan

BritChick Paris | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BritChick Paris

How to get a bikini-perfect body in just three weeks is one of the main headlines adorning the covers of women's magazines at this time of the year. Alongside is a picture of a young woman with the perfect body frolicking on a beach. The article will then go into all the daily exercises you need to do, foods you need ‎to avoid and alongside display incy-wincy bikinis that only Gisele Bundchen could wear...

Three-Point Plan for a Bikini-Ready Body | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Want a sexy, toned bikini body ready for the summer? Then it's time to take action. We've got three key areas you need to focus on to ensure you're looking beach-alicious in time for peak season. So dust off those winter cobwebs and get ready to follow our guide to getting a top bikini body.

This Season's Swim Suitors

Sarah McGiven | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

Bikinis, tankinis, one piece swimsuits (horrifically also now being referred to as 'monokini's - ugh), whatever your bathing preference, and whether you're looking for performance or just poolside posing, there's a style to suit.

How Did The Bikini Bridge Selfie Hoax Fool Everyone?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A hoax to stir the internet into a froth about the 'bikini bridge' - a so-called selfie trend where jutting hip bones are posted on Tumblr and Instagr...

Happy Birthday To The Bikini!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

In the run up to the hottest weekend of the year (so far) HuffPost UK Lifestyle are delighted to wish the bikini a very happy birthday. First creat...

Beach Bum: Choosing Swimwear

Lydia Smith | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK Style
Lydia Smith

Holidays are for relaxing. So for me, finding beachwear is about picking something that looks good, makes the best of my body and that is comfortable during my three main activities: lying down, getting up to go to the bar and occasionally swimming.

Women Feel More Bikini Confident In Their 50s Than Women In Their 20s (POLL)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

While women in their 20s and 30s are scrambling around trying to get 'bikini ready', women 20 or 30 years older them already feel confident that they ...

Miss World Beauty Pageant Bans Bikinis (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The bikini segment is one of the cornerstones of the Miss World Beauty Pageant but the 2013 event will not be featuring them. Out of respect to th...

Shopping for a Swimsuit or Bikini? Body Type Style Advice and 2013 Trends

Christine Babington Smith | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK Style
Christine Babington Smith

If you are thinking about buying a new swimsuit or bikini but are not sure what suits you - this post aims to steer you in the right direction with some handy advice. The key to finding the perfect swimsuit is to emphasize your assets and draw attention away from problem areas.

Lose 20 Pounds With Six Weeks To OMG Recipe Suggestions

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

As it was one of the biggest diet crazes of 2012, Huffpost UK Lifestyle thought it was only fair to remind readers of Venice A. Fulton's tops ideas fo...