Skincare Tips

Seasonal Skincare Tips

Seena Seka | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Style
Seena Seka

Seasonal Skincare Tips As the seasons change, so should our skincare regimes. The festive season is now well under way, which means office parties an...

Ski Season Skin Care

Seena Seka | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Style
Seena Seka

Ski season in Europe kicks off in December and runs right through until the end of April. People often think summer holidays are when our skin needs the most protection, but winter breaks can be just as damaging due to the glare from the piste, as well as dehydration and chapped lips to contend with.

How To Prevent And Treat Sun Damaged Skin Tone

Lorena Oberg | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lorena Oberg

Every person needs to beware of the sun. There are of course health reasons; skin cancer has approximately 15,000 new cases diagnosed each year. Although survival rates are high, this mostly preventable disease is not something to be messed with.

Perfect Skin - The Wedding Countdown...

Seena Seka | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Calling all brides, bridesmaids and members of the bridal party; if you're counting down to the big day now is the time to get your skin in tip-top condition! Forget about the dress, looking great starts with beautiful skin. A glowing complexion will give you confidence and ensures you look your best on the day, as well as the hundreds of wedding pictures that follow...

Protein Bars, Whey and Acne

Dr Anjali Mahto | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Anjali Mahto

Female adult acne is common and consultations for this have been increasing over the past decade. I am certainly seeing more adult women with acne now in my clinics than ever before. We all know that acne makes you feel bad and the emotional and psychological effects such as low self-esteem are well-recognised.

The Age of No-Tox

Amanda Byram | Posted 05.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Byram

Millions of women have literally decided to freeze themselves in time, by injecting poison into their faces. So, in an age where the poison needle is rampant in foreheads everywhere, I set out on a mission to discover the anti-botox. It's a new (anti) age and I'm calling it NO-TOX!

The Winning Anti-Ageing Combination for Your Skin

Dr Anjali Mahto | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Style
Dr Anjali Mahto

Retinoids are a firm favourite with both dermatologists and beauty editors alike. There are a large number available, all marketed for their anti-aging properties, but the truth is they are not all the same in their potency or effects. So how do you know which one to buy? Are the prescription strength ones better than the ones you can buy over the counter?

Getting Your Skin Summer Ready

Seena Seka | Posted 23.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Finally, with warmer weather soon to arrive, is your skin ready for the extra UVA / UVB exposure? Sunny days generally mean more bare flesh - so now is the time to make sure your skin is looking its best and continues to do so with adequate protection!

Should Five Year Olds Have Facials?

Seena Seka | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Recent research by the British Association of Beauty Therapists and Cosmetology found that two in three British mothers book salon treatments for their under eights. With one in five girls aged between 10 and 15 unhappy with their looks, this has sparked some debate among parents and experts alike.

Beauty Detox - Tips to Spring Clean Your Skincare and Beauty Routine

Katy Hull | Posted 03.05.2016 | UK Style
Katy Hull

As we've kissed goodbye to the winter months - apart from the very random snow storms recently. We've stepped into all things spring. New life is appearing in all forms. We have beautiful blossom on the trees, bluebells, daffodils, green leaves and the appearance of brighter sunshine and longer days.

The Only 12 Skincare Rules You Really Need To Know About

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 15.04.2016 | UK Style

The secret to clear, healthy, glowing skin doesn't lie in overpriced products, even pricier cosmetic procedures or 'magic' pills. It's all a question ...

What Your Morning Shower Is Really Doing To Your Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Style

Spring is in the air, and what better way to celebrate than with a wardrobe overhaul. But after months of hibernating under winter knits, our skin can...

Should You Use Botox in Your 20's?

Seena Seka | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

It has been said that the perfect age to start using Botox is 25, on a cosmetic level. The argument that some dermatologists make is that by starting early, you are actually preventing wrinkles from occurring altogether; however, research for this theory is limited.

Five New Years Resolutions For Your Skin

Cat Neligan | Posted 29.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Cat Neligan

With the holiday season nearly over and a long month ahead of 'detoxes' and 'fresh starts', it can be easy to forget our largest organ. Adults walk around with two square meters of skin (!) and it's one of the first places to show the results of our overindulging.

Get Winter Skincare Ready

Seena Seka | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Winter can be brutal on the skin with it being exposed to harsh cold weather conditions and heavily heated environments. The combination of these extreme temperature differences can cause undesirable side effects to the skin, including reddening, dryness and greying.

Let's Face the Facts!

Diana Moran | Posted 25.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Diana Moran

The human face is the only part of the body where the muscles are attached directly to the skin instead of bones and each time we react to people or situations we tighten our lips, flicker our eyelids, smile, or frown in response.

How To Pop A Zit Without Messing Up Your Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing worse than developing a huge spot right in the middle of your face. Of course, many skin specialists will tell you to leave the spo...

15 Skincare Tips for Teenagers

Amanda Elias | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

Although I was a teenager half of my life ago, I still remember the nightmare of acne, blackheads and nothing working to solve them, I also remember all the things I did wrong.

My Morning Skincare Routine

Susannah Taylor | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Susannah Taylor

The weather in the UK seems to go from one extreme to the other. From cold and frost bitten to baking hot and melting, the temperature rarely seems to strike the right balance. This is why having a good skincare routine is so important; take a second to think about what those harsh winds or strong sun rays are doing to your face.

Get Beautiful, Soft, Plump Lips...Don't Scrub Them!

Amanda Elias | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

Ok this is going to be a bit controversial because a lot of beauty bloggers give tips on exfoliating the lips, some skincare brands sell lip scrubs but I'm going to tell you why you shouldn't exfoliate your lips.

My Top 5 Serums

Susannah Taylor | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Susannah Taylor

Serums are the big beauty buzz in skin care right now - every beauty company has one to offer, and there is one for every skin type from hydrating to anti-acne, to anti-ageing to brightening. But which to choose? Get The Gloss Editor-in-Chief Susannah Taylor recommends her favourite five here.

Green Tea Bags For Puffy Eyes, Eyeliner In The Freezer And More DIY Beauty Cheats

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Every woman should have an arsenal of easy, cheap, DIY beauty cheats for those days when time is short and you're looking for a quick fix. In need ...

Seven Steps To Clean And Clear Skin

Romy Grace | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Romy Grace

It's fair to say we live in an era of busy lifestyles. Sometimes we can barely find the time to wipe off our make up caked faces before collapsing into bed for the night. But did you know that failure to remove make up is one of the biggest factors contributing to ageing skin?

How to Clean Your Face, Yes Really, You're Doing It Wrong

Amanda Elias | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

Cleansing is one of the most important things you can do for your skin (as well as wearing SPF daily) but no one ever really focuses on this basic skincare ritual. Working in the beauty industry I know how undervalued cleansing is, so here is my guide to cleansing your face.

10 Sun Protection Questions - Answered

Antonia Mariconda | Posted 13.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Mariconda

Most people know that it's sensible to apply sun screen to the skin in order to prevent burning. If the thought of ageing, sagging, sun damaged skin that is rife with age spots is not enough to convince people to apply sun protection, then the very real threat of skin cancer certainly should be.