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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...

Tip of the Day: 05.03.2015

Does your mascara tend to smudge?  Always allow eye creams and cream shadows 10 minutes to 'set' before applying...

Tip of the Day: 04.03.2015

Forgotten your eyelash curlers? While your mascara's still wet, take a cotton bud and hold it horizontally against...

Tip of the Day: 03.03.2015

Bored with your hairdo?  Try changing the parting.  It subtly changes how you look, but can also add extra volume. ...

Tip of the Day: 02.03.2015

To tidy up eye make-up specks and smudges before you go from desk-to-dinner use a Q-Tip dipped in concealer or...

Tip of the Day: 27.02.2015

Make-up artists tell us that women who want to avoid shine should pat a little Milk of Magnesia on the T-zone in the...

Tip of the Day: 26.02.2015

If you have dry winter skin, facialist Alexandra Soveral also recommends adjusting the humidity levels at home....

Tip of the Day: 25.02.2015

Cut down blow-drying time by towelling hair almost completely dry before plugging in your hairdryer.  But to avoid...

Tip of the Day: 24.02.2015

Speed-dry nail polish with cold tap water.  The secret is to give the polish a minute or two to set before you put...

Tip of the Day: 23.02.2015

For an instant home-made body scrub, mix equal parts olive oil and sugar.  Smooth all over your body and rinse off,...

Tip of the Day: 20.02.2015

A double-duty use for straightening irons (thanks, Martha Stewart, for this): use them to 'iron' ribbons for...

Tip of the Day: 19.02.2015

Never, ever dilute cosmetics by adding water (or any other liquid); they're carefully formulated to have the right...

Tip of the Day: 18.02.2015

If you've been using make-up sponges, switch to a foundation brush - you'll save a small fortune, since sponges...

Tip of the Day: 17.02.2015

Go with your natural curls - trying to fight them is going to eat great chunks of your life. Wash your hair last thing...

Tip of the Day: 16.02.2015

We've always liked this advice from John Gustafson: 'Every time you get to the end of a jar or a bottle of a cosmetic,...

Tip of the Day: 13.02.2015

No time for a manicure?  Massage a few drops of baby oil into your nails to leave them shiny and smooth-looking while...

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