Skincare

Why Bad Skin Is Not Just a Teen Battle

Dr Nitin Shori | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Nitin Shori

Although many associate spots and skin blemishes with puberty, it's not uncommon to find yourself battling with breakouts way beyond your teenage years and well into your 20s, 30s and much later. One of the biggest culprits is acne.

My Top 5 Serums

Susannah Taylor | Posted 02.10.2014 | 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.

Why You Should Buy Organic Beauty

Emma Reinhold | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Reinhold

What do Miranda Kerr, Jessica Alba and Jennifer Aniston all have in common? Well besides the obvious, these ladies are joining the green revolution and creating their very own line of organic beauty products.

'I Feel Fantastic' Says Woman Starting Treatment To Reverse Vitiligo

Barcroft | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A woman who suffers from a rare skin condition has said she feels "absolutely fantastic" after beginning a new treatment. Lisa Johnson developed v...

How Cheap Holidays May Be A Cancer Risk

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

New figures have been released showing a dramatic increase in the number of skin cancer cases over the past five years. The number of people admitt...

These Tiny Animals Are Living On Your Face

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Tech

There are tiny animals living on your face. Don't panic though, because they're completely harmless and have been with us for over 40,000 years. In...

What Age Do Women Think They Begin To Look Old?

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There are so many anti-ageing beauty products on the market and it seems a lot of us think they're working. British women believe they look five y...

The Cheap Beauty Supers

Susannah Taylor | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Susannah Taylor

You don't always have to go high-end and high-cost to find a cult product. Here are our top buys under £15

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?

Win Elemis Skin Products Worth £175

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the multi-award-winning Frangipani Monoi range, August sees the launch of Elemis' new Frangipani Monoi Body Cream...

The Mythologies of the Beauty World

Amanda Elias | Posted 05.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

Dry skin causes wrinkles< - False, even oily skin can become wrinkled if you don't look after your skin. Avoid sunbathing and tanning booths, always wear an SPF, regularly exfoliate and cleanse and moisturise daily. I'm also a big advocate of meditation, it takes more muscles to frown than it does to smile.

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.

Living With Eczema: A Story of Insecurities and Tough Lessons

Liam Beattie | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liam Beattie

I am walking through a busy clothes shop on Oxford Street, the place is packed but it's not the length of the queues that are at the forefront of my worries; it's the fear of standing out from the crowd. Maybe they will think I have just run from my flat in North West London to get to the sales, or maybe they will think I've been a tight on buying sun cream.

A Tan Fades, Wrinkles Don't - Be Sun Savvy This Summer

Romy Grace | Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Romy Grace

Sun worshipping is a pastime looked forward to by all when summertime rolls around. In a quest for brown skin and the desire to return to work with a golden sun kissed glow, many of us can get carried away sunbathing in intense midday sunshine. But did you know that overexposure to the sun causes serious irreparable damage to your skin?

Collagen - the Latest Beauty Must?

Rachel Montague-Ebbs | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Montague-Ebbs

Collagen is found in a whole host of products at the moment. It's all about regenerating your epidermis, plumping and hydrating the skin and it's never too early to start using it. Elemis the brand behind the products used by 5.7 million spa visitors every year have their own Pro-Collagen Marine Cream.

Beautiful Swan: How to Achieve Kristen Stewart's Unblemished Look

Sonia Waszkowiak | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Sonia Waszkowiak

Thanks to an epic Twilight marathon and hours of staring green-eyed at Kristen Stewart's porcelain features, it's enough to make any self-respecting woman howl at the moon in resentment.

A Life Long Love Affair With Beauty Inside and Out

Su-Man Hsu | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Su-Man Hsu

When I was born, my parents offered me to our childless neighbours (accepted practice in rural Taiwan fifty years ago). They rejected me saying "I was too dark, skinny and ugly!" Straight talkers us Chinese. It's ironic then that my whole professional life has been devoted to expressions of beauty.

Skincare Secrets: The Latest Cleansing Craze For Less Than £2!

Faye Jacobs | Posted 22.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Faye Jacobs

For years my sister has been telling me to try this skincare secret but it just sounded disgusting and not something I was prepared to try! Last week, she gave me a full demonstration and the results were too impressive to ignore any longer...

Hints For Your Skin in the Sun!

Diana Moran | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Diana Moran

A healthy lifestyle is reflected in your skin - so be positive, keep happy and aim to be more physically active. A sense of well-being goes a long way towards delaying the ageing process.

Want Younger Looking Skin? This Could Be The Easy (Chemical-Free) Answer

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Getting wrinkles are an inevitable part of ageing, but scientists have revealed that you may be able to maintain your skin's youth - and without pumpi...

Give Your Mum A Real Mother's Day Treat - Some Rest

Sarah McGiven | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

I asked my parent friends what they would most like for Mother's Day and the first answer was universally 'sleep', followed by the traditional flowers and chocolates. So why not give sleep related, or at least rest-themed Thank You gifts this Sunday?

Poorna Bell

Tried And Tested: The Best Facial I've Ever Had

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The world tends to be divided into two types of people: facial people and massage people. Until I really start freaking out about ageing, I sit firmly...

Five Steps to Supermodel Skin

Realbuzz.com | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

If you follow these top beauty secrets you can get the flawless, glowing complexion of a supermodel. Here are five simple tricks to make sure your skin is ready for its close up...

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!

Top Beauty Tips for Time-Stricken Mums

Amanda Elias | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

While I've had to adapt my beauty regime over the years to accommodate my changing lifestyle, it is still possible to go from shabby to chic with minimal time and effort, even with the endless interruptions that parenthood entails. Here are my golden rules to being a yummy mummy...