How to get red carpet ready

The award season is well and truly under way and we are constantly seeing Hollywood stars on the red carpet, looking amazing. While you might not have the budget and entourage of an A-lister, we have had a look at how you can look red carpet ready, any time! Be …

Keep flu at bay this winter

With flu cases accounting for 22,000 visits to GPs, 85 deaths and hundreds of hospital admissions, it would seem we are dealing with a flu crisis this winter. With sore throats, soaring temperatures, aching joints, headaches and coughing just some of the symptoms, this is one bug you could do …

Happy holiday hair

Long days spent on the beach and by the pool are what summer is all about, right? While we are constantly being reminded to look after our skin when the heat is on, many of take less care of our hair. If you let your locks take the brunt of …

Embrace exercise, don’t run away from it

Many of us are unhappy with certain parts of our body, but ironing out those lumps and bumps can look like a daunting prospect and taking those first steps often seems scary. Hated bingo wings and the stubborn extra half a stone that just won’t budge can be a pain, …

Combat the Christmas Hangover

For many of us, Christmas is the one time of year that we allow ourselves to eat, drink and be completely merry, whilst maintaining a clean lifestyle for the rest of the year. This can often mean only one thing – a nasty hangover the next day! As much as …

Relax on World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day takes place on 10 October and it is an opportunity to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world. As life gets busier and pressure mount, it is very easy for anxiety to hit and for stress to spiral out of control. “I find a …

September is the month to look after your skin

Summer is fading fast, as are our tans. Whilst feeling the sun on your skin is great, those days spent by the pool and on the beach, will have played havoc with your skin. September is the perfect time to take a stock and look after your skin and give …

5 Things to Avoid to Reduce Wrinkles

Wrinkles. They’re something that most people have to deal with at some point in their life, and for many people they’re just accepted as a fact of ageing. There are, however, lots of factors which will have an impact on HOW much your face wrinkles as you get older and …

Happiness Hacks

  There are some days when you just feel, well, a bit below par. Maybe you’ve got too much work on, haven fallen out with a friend or are unsure about the future after the Brexit news. You know what, that’s OK. You can’t be happy 100% of the time; …

The truth about Rosacea

April is Rosacea Awareness Month but how much do we actually know about this long-term (chronic) skin condition? Around eight million people in the UK have Rosacea (pronounced roh-ZAY-sha) a condition which makes the skin flush easily, causes redness on the cheeks, chin, forehead and nose, and sees the developments …