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Tip of the Day: 28.05.2015

Laura Mercier advises:  'Never go make-up shopping in a hurry or when you're stressed.  Go when you're really ready...

Tip of the Day: 27.05.2015

If skin's itchy, make a little pouch out of muslin (one of your cleansing cloths is fine), and fill with a handful of...

Tip of the Day: 26.05.2015

If eyes are really puffy, lie down with a bag of frozen peas on them (you can 'mould' them to the area).  Put a fine...

Tip of the Day: 25.05.2015

To turn a favourite powder into a cream formula, mix a few scrapings with some drops of vitamin E...

Tip of the Day: 22.05.2015

If you've just painted your nails and accidentally smudge one, don't start again.  Dab a little nail varnish remover...

Tip of the Day: 21.05.2015

From Philip B:  as a fix for dandruff, mix one capful of cider vinegar, one capful of vodka, one cup of warm water and...

Tip of the Day: 20.05.2015

As it's Chelsea Flower Show mania this week, our best nail tip:  scratch nails on a bar of soap before you go outside...

Tip of the Day: 19.05.2015

To get rid of the green tinge from blonde hair exposed to chlorine, crush three aspirin in a couple of fluid ounces of...

Tip of the Day: 18.05.2015

To de-emphasises a jowl-y jaw, choose V- or lower necklines.  For a 'rope-y' or fleshy neck, not-too-tight turtlenecks...

Tip of the Day: 15.05.2015

If grips and clips slip through your hair and fall out, spritz them with dry shampoo before putting them...

Tip of the Day: 14.05.2015

For an instant, plumping face mask, mash an avocado and apply to the face for 10-15 minutes before bedtime, then rinse...

Tip of the Day: 13.05.2015

If you apply foundation and cream blush with your fingers rather than a brush, warm the products between your...

Tip of the Day: 12.05.2015

It's so easy to overdo blusher, so always step a few feet away from the mirror when applying - you can always add more,...

Tip of the Day: 11.05.2015

If you need to make thinning lips look fuller, add the line after the lipstick, not before it.  That way if your...

Tip of the Day: 08.05.2015

Make your own fragranced body lotion by applying a blob of totally fragrance-free lotion into your hand.  Then spray...

Tip of the Day: 07.05.2015

Do you avoid using conditioner because it weighs your hair down?  Use it before shampooing, rather than afterwards....

Tip of the Day: 06.05.2015

If you ever get foundation or lipstick on your clothes, a non-oily eye make-up remover can help shift the...

Tip of the Day: 05.05.2015

Want to look more attractive in the bedroom?  Swap your lightbulbs for pink ones (or at least have one lamp with a...

Tip of the Day 01.05.2015

The art of nail polish removal is simple:  soak the pad generously, then hold it over the polished nail for a few...

Tip of the Day 30.04.2015

Test a body brush on your forearm to see that the bristles are neither too soft nor too scratchy.  If it's too soft,...

Tip of the Day 29.04.2015

To make eyes appear brighter, dab some Vaseline – or a clear lip balm – on your...

Tip of the Day 28.04.2015

A supermodel secret: instead of throwing out old opaque tights, cut off the legs and snip off 10–20 cm strips. ...

Tip of the Day 27.04.2015

If you like to wear powder eyeshadow, blend a light layer of oil-free foundation (concealer is too thick) over the lid,...

Tip of the Day 24.04.2015

After waxing – whether in–salon or at home – don't apply heavy creams or powders, which can clog pores and cause...

Tip of the Day 21.04.2015

Allergies to cosmetics can happen at any time – even to products you've used and loved for years.  To find out...

Tip of the Day 20.04.2015

To groom brows, try a spritz of hair gel or spray on an old toothbrush as an alternative to brow-fixer or brow mascara,...

Tip of the Day 17.04.2015

Before you have a manicure, visit the Ladies and give hands a really thorough washing. Even with the rise of...

Tip of the Day 16.04.2015

If you're stuck without make–up remover, oil – any oil – will do at a pinch, even olive oil or bottled cooking...

Tip of the Day 15.04.2015

If a product tingles or burns during a facial, tell the aesthetician:  don't grin and bear it - because it's a sign...

Tip of the Day: 13.04.2015

If your hair, post-styling, is over-curly, brush out with a flat Mason Pearson brush. Then spritz on a little...

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