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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...

Tip of the Day: 10.04.2015

It's time to switch from your regular 'winter' moisturiser to something with protection, for daywear. Applying an SPF...

Tip of the Day: 08.04.2015

Optimal bedroom temperature is 16 to 19 degrees. If your room's too warm, it may prove hard to sleep - so if you don't...

Tip of the Day: 07.04.2015

Experiment with brushing on eyeshadow and mascara before doing the rest of the face. Rather than worrying about...

Tip of the Day: 06.04.2015

Tom Pecheux likes to use burgundy mascara: 'It's much softer than black, but so much more surprisng and unexpected than...

Tip of the Day: 03.04.2015

Take a leaf out of Cindy Crawford's book: on long-distance flights, she travels with her hair in a ponytail, slicked...

Tip of the Day: 02.04.2015

'When hairdressers recommend getting your hair cut every six to eight weeks, they really mean it. Having a regular trim...

Tip of the Day: 01.04.2015

Ideally you should wait 10 minutes between applying moisturiser and foundation. No time? Dry your face with a hairdryer...

Tip of the Day: 31.03.2015

A healthy breakfast cereal should contain at least 7 g fibre and less than 2-3 g fat. Want to boost the fibre content...

Tip of the Day: 26.03.2015

If you have trouble sleeping, jot down the next day's to-do list before you fall asleep. 'Writing down your tasks will...

Tip of the Day: 24.03.2015

For an at-home alternative to dandruff treatments, our friend Philip B recommends on capful of apple cider vinegar, one...

Tip of the Day: 23.03.2015

To reduce redness in an angry, red spot, try a dot of the the eye drops designed for tired, red...

Tip of the Day 20.03.2015

If you find lip liner or lipstick dries out your lips, always prep with a lip balm first and allow it to sink in for at...

Tip of the Day 19.03.2015

Washcloths are the best way by far to remove cleanser – but facialists recommend buying one for each day of the week,...

Tip of the Day: 18.03.2015

A reader recommends using fingers to apply make-up, for the following reason: 'You get to know your face much better,...

Tip of the Day: 17.03.2015

If you like to use toners, make a simple freshener from 50% aloe vera juice, and 50% rosewater and glycerine (from...

Tip of the Day: 16.03.2015

If you arrive at a travel destination without cleanser, you can (as Jo just discovered) remove make-up with a rich lip...

Tip of the Day 13.03.2015

If you suffer from splitting nails, try cutting and filing them while the polish is still on – the polish acts as a...

Tip of the Day 12.03.2015

The quickest fix for chapped lips, says Marcia Kilgore, is to exfoliate with Sellotape!  Moisten lips, then apply a...

Tip of the Day: 11.03.2015

Listening to music and breathing deeply can lower blood pressure.  Older people with hypertension who listened to...

Tip of the Day: 10.03.2015

To prevent feathering into wrinkles, use a lip balm not just on lips but outside your lip line, before applying...

Tip of the Day 09.03.2015

Use your ring finger to apply concealer (so Laura Mercier tells us):  that way you won't pull or tug skin...

Tip of the Day: 07.03.2015

Love waterproof mascara but hate wrestling to remove it?  Try applying a coat of 'normal' non-waterproof mascara...

Tip of the Day: 06.03.2015

To make lip gloss last longer than a millisecond, our make-up artist mate Christian McCulloch says to blot the mouth...

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