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Weave hair extensions

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The stylist attaches extensions directly to your existing hair to lengthen and thicken it. How do weave hair extenions work? The most difficult part is choosing extensions that...

16/06/2009

Vibrating mascaras

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Ordinary mascara just doesn't make the cut any more. The cosmetics brands are plying us with these magic buzzing wands that don't require you to 'zig-zag' to get full lash coverage...

19/05/2009

Sir Alan Sugar inspires body scrub

Home / Beauty / Skin care / Sir Alan Sugar inspires body scrub

After hopefuls on last week's The Appentice were set the task of creating new beauty products with the help of ethical brand Lush, their boss Sir Alan Sugar has become the inspiration...

20/04/2009

Uma Thurman to front Givenchy

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Uma Thurman to front Givenchy

Kill Bill star Uma Thurman has taken on a new, more feminine role - as the new face of Givenchy. The actress joins existing spokesmodels Justin Timberlake, who fronts the Play...

15/04/2009

Using hair straighteners

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Hair straighteners are the quickest way to smooth, straight locks. Use them wisely, and not excessively: here's a user guide. Straighteners Straighteners come in all shapes, sizes...

16/02/2009

Fringes

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The fringe has evolved but never gone out of fashion, and changing your fringe gives an instant update. Here's our guide to the different types of fringes and how to cut your own...

16/02/2009

Hair loss

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Hair loss is caused by several factors and can be temporary or serious depending on the case. Here's our guide to dealing with it. Our hair renews itself constantly throughout...

16/02/2009

Going grey: what to do?

Home / Beauty / Hair / Going grey: what to do?

Our hair changes over time, and whether you're blonde, brunette or ginger, your hair will fade to grey and even turn to white eventually. It's totally natural, but going grey...

16/02/2009

UV rays: how do they work?

Home / Beauty / Skin care / UV rays: how do they work?

The sun is a drug for many but overexposure is very dangerous. Before you buy your sun block, find out how UV and IR rays work... Sunlight The solar spectrum is made up of electro...

16/02/2009

Tips for white teeth

Home / Beauty / Beauty tips / Tips for white teeth

Tobacco, coffee and wine all stain teeth, and yellow gnashers are pretty unsightly. Here are our tips for a sparkly white smile. Why do we get yellow teeth?Enamel is a mineral...

22/01/2009

Travel-sized toiletries set

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Travel-sized toiletries set

This cute set features the earthy and sensual fragrance of Champaca, a feminine floral scent sprinkled with cardamom, vanilla musk and amber crystals. The collection contains...

18/12/2008

Bobbi Brown's Party Collection

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Bobbi Brown's Party Collection

Bobbi Brown knows how to get a girl ready for the party season! Her new limited edition shades of Metallic Eye Shadow and Glitter Lip Gloss will add glitz to eyes and lips in...

13/12/2008

Illuminate skin with Givenchy's sensual powder

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Illuminate skin with Givenchy's sensual powder

Kick off the party season in style with Givenchy's Poudre du Soir, a sensual loose powder that illuminates the skin. It melts into the skin as it's swept over shoulders, breasts...

04/12/2008

Think eco-chic with Origins!

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Think eco-chic with Origins!

In these environmentally-aware times, think about giving a gift that's good for the planet... think eco-chic! Origins have released Extremely Green, a limited edition organic...

04/12/2008

Indulgent gift ideas by Bronnley

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Indulgent gift ideas by Bronnley

Bronnley, makers of the finest British soaps and toiletries, has created a stunning range of Christmas gifts to pamper and indulge your nearest and dearest (don't worry, we won't...

01/12/2008

Divine! Jo Malone set of six bath oils

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Divine! Jo Malone set of six bath oils

The Bath Oil collection from Jo Malone is an invitation to pure relaxation. Luxuriously presented in glass decanters, the six fragrances can be used on their own or combined with...

01/12/2008

We love: Ted Baker handbag-sized beauty kits

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / We love: Ted Baker handbag-sized beauty kits

Ted Baker has launched four fabulous handbag-sized beauty kits, all featuring this season's must-have shades. They're a perfect present for glamorous girls on the go! Choose from...

01/12/2008

Monsoon launches fragrance

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Monsoon launches fragrance

We love Monsoon for its unique clothing, inspired by cultures from across the world, and we can now enjoy that same bohemian spirit with its new signature scent - Monsoon Fragrance...

28/11/2008

Plump it up with Bare Escentuals' Buxom Lip Polish

Home / Beauty / Fragrance / Plump it up with Bare Escentuals' Buxom Lip Polish

This high-shine gloss is a fantastic natural plumper. Infused with 100% pure bareMinerals, it leaves lips looking and feeling both fuller and smoother, with no plastic surgeon...

24/11/2008

Eyeshadow

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Want to know the secrets of perfect eyeshadow? There's an art to colouring your eyelids! Here's our guide to getting starry eyes without going over the top. The right tools Use...

27/08/2008