Skincare

Dispelling the Sun Care Myths...

Seena Seka | Posted 10.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Protecting our skin in the sun is so important, yet there are so many mixed messages surrounding sun safety that we're still getting burnt. Today the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) published new advice warning that there is no safe or healthy way to get a tan from sunlight.

Woman Rubs Lush Product On Skin, Ends Up Looking Like A Flamingo

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When Abi Shenton treated herself to some products from Lush she got a little more than she bargained for. After stepping out of the bath and drying...

Hello Kefir, Goodbye Acne!

Amy Saunders | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Saunders

The bottom line is: you need to fix your gut to heal your acne. Digestion related issues can often be a minefield and there isn't a "one solution fixes all". However, you can really help support all those good guys (and reduce the bad guys!) in your gut with kefir.

To Age or Not to Age? That Seems to Be the Question

Louisa Cavell | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Cavell

This may seem perfectly harmless but it got me wondering, in this world obsessed with staying youthful-looking and flawless, should I be breaking out the anti-wrinkle cream? In asking myself this I realised that I have, from here on out, a decision to make not only about the way I age but if I even choose to age at all.

This Korean Beauty Brand Makes The Cutest Products Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Style

Korean beauty brands are getting somewhat of a cult following in the UK and we think we've just found your new obsession. Tonymoly is a South Korea...

9 Beauty Products To Help You Hide A Hangover

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 01.01.2016 | UK Style

Just in time for the New Year's Eve aftermath, we've got your back with the best beauty buys to help you on your way to looking and feeling socially a...

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.

Why Every Woman Should Have a 'Kick-Ass' Serum In her Skincare Wardrobe

Katy Hull | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Style
Katy Hull

Skincare products have come a long way since our grandmothers, and even our mothers were much younger. Soap and water. A pot of Ponds Cold Cream. Undiscovered science and yet to be discovered ingredients for effective skincare. They didn't have the choices available to them that we're lucky to have at our fingertips now.

'Tis the Season to Be Glowing!

Seena Seka | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

It's important to act now and begin your Christmas skincare regime so you can enjoy the festivities carefree and safe in the knowledge that your skin will remain fresh, rejuvenated and healthy looking.

Showcase Your Best Skin - Party Season Survival Tips

Katy Hull | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Hull

There's no point showcasing your best Christmas party outfit, only to feel let down by your complexion. The more parties you attend, the more you drink, the less sleep you have and the more lacklustre the skin becomes, unless you're savvy and have a few tricks up your sleeve.

Women in Business Q&A: Mary Ershadi, President, TruActivs

Laura Dunn | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK
Laura Dunn

TruActivs Mary is proud to lead TruActivs, a company that is dedicated to creating superior products using the optimal percentage of active ingredie...

Does Elizabeth Arden's Superstart Renewal Booster Live Up To The Hype?

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 30.10.2015 | UK Style

It's not every day a beauty brand launch an entire new category, rather than just a new product, but that's exactly what Elizabeth Arden did with thei...

#GetYourSkinOut Photo Series Shows Reality Of Living With Psoriasis

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Around 1.8 million people in the UK are thought to be living with psoriasis, yet the skin condition is often misunderstood by others. Holly Dillon...

Skincare, Makeup And Nail Advice During Chemotherapy

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Style

Finding out you have cancer is a daunting experience, and the last thing anyone needs is the added stress of feeling insecure about what they look lik...

Video Of Giant Spot Being Squeezed Is 'The Nastiest Thing You've Ever Seen' (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Watching spots being squeezed may be gross, but it's also pretty damn mesmerising - as the family in the video above prove. The entire family crowd...

Superficial Society: Why My Skin Controls My Life

Holly Whiting | Posted 13.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Holly Whiting

The issue surrounding Ashley VanPevenage struck another nerve in me when it comes to how society views and deals with acne. For those of you who don't know, Ashley VanPevenage put out a photo of her skin before and after make up, revealing her bad skin.

Get Winter Skincare Ready

Seena Seka | Posted 06.10.2015 | 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.

Battle Against Dark Under Eye Circles

Sarah Brown | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Style
Sarah Brown

It is said that 9/10 people suffer from dark circles beneath their eye, but I honestly think everyone struggles to keep them at bay. To win the fight, or at least reduce them to something you can manageably cover up, you need to understand why they are there.

Five Of The Best: Luxury Organic Spa Products

The Spa Spy | Posted 27.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

September is Organic Month, and if you care as much about what goes on your skin as what goes into your body (you should) it's the perfect time to switch up your beauty routine, inspired by some of the world's best spas. The good news is that being kind to your skin doesn't mean having to sacrifice product performance...

Reasons to Go Organic This September

Seena Seka | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Food and lifestyle choices can take their toll on our appearance and vitality, leaving the skin looking fatigued and dull. Therefore, how we fuel our bodies inside and out is an important factor when it comes to healthy looking skin.

Can You Really Burn When It's Cloudy?

Seena Seka | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Seena Seka

Most people think they know about sun protection but there are myths and we receive questions on a near daily basis from different brand loyal consumers who want to better understand the implications of poor sun protection.

Get The Look: Poolside Glam

Faye Jacobs | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Style
Faye Jacobs

Holiday is booked, bikini is purchased, legs are shaved. Ok legs aren't shaved, but we're not going for a couple more weeks... We are heading back to the fabulous Gloria Resort in Turkey for some last minute sun and the holiday prep is well and truly underway! From hair protection to stylish sunnies, check out my break down of this years holiday essentials...

Ten Reasons Not to Wear Make-Up Everyday

Annette Bette Kellow | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK Style
Annette Bette Kellow

I don't have any desire to start wearing hemp trousers and rename myself after a star but feeling peace within yourself, by not wearing make-up is a wonderful thing. I love full on glamour, hair and make-up I won't lie, but it's quite liberating going out a few times a week with no make-up on.

Avoiding the Botox Temptation!

Lauren Riley | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Style
Lauren Riley

I don't know if its just me but it seems like everywhere I turn at the moment pictures of 'perfect people' adorn sides of buses, my Instagram and magazines. Whatever the medium of delivery the thing being sold is perfection.

Summer Skin Is In And It's Here to Stay

Ashleigh Houlton | Posted 03.08.2015 | 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.