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Tip of the Day: 23.04.2014

Apply self-tanner from the feet upwards, beginning with one light coat and building from there. Going from the feet-up...

Tip of the Day: 22.04.2014

Toothpicks clear under the nail tip better than anything else we've found - though do be careful with the...

Tip of the Day: 17.04.2014

Make cheek colour last longer by choosing a blush that's the same texture as your foundation - liquid on liquid, powder...

Tip of the Day: 16.04.2014

Redheads can wear red lipstick - but there are some rules. Redheads with ivory skin should stick to bluish red skin...

Tip of the Day: 15.04.2014

'If you can feel the foundation on your face or notice your powder, that's a sign to lighten the load,' says Laura...

Tip of the Day: 14.04.2014

To minimise jowls, use a very slightly darker shade of foundation under the...

Tip of the Day: 11.04.2014

'Don't make up in the bathroom where fluorescent lights drain colour or overhead bulbs are too dull,' advises Daniel...

Tip of the Day: 10.04.2014

Place cotton disks in rosewater and chill them on a saucer in the fridge. When you’re next enjoying a face mask,...

Tip of the Day: 09.04.2014

For a really hydrating drink, mix grated ginger, lemon, honey and mint in a jug;  add boiling water and allow to cool...

Tip of the Day: 08.04.2014

If you like full-coverage foundation, it’ll last longer and look better if you’re stingy and apply a couple of...

Tip of the Day: 07.04.2014

Lipstick wearing off but no time to reapply?  Swipe a sheer balm over it, so that it gets all soft and...

Tip of the Day: 04.04.2014

For a really interesting nail effect, layer matte topcoat over a shimmer...

Tip of the Day: 03.04.2014

Keep a pack of hand towelettes in your make-up bag.  When you’re kept waiting (say, for a dentist’s appointment,...

Tip of the Day: 02.04.2014

According to fragrance guru Annette Green, who used to run The Fragrance Foundation in the US, one of the best places...

Tip of the Day: 01.04.2014

Never apply powder blusher to bare skin – it won’t blend well and will look too obvious. For days when you’re...

Tip of the Day: 31.03.2014

To get rid of nail stains, drop two denture tablets into a quarter cup of water and dip nails and a toothbrush into the...

Tip of the Day: 28.03.2014

For temporary highlights on blonde hair, überstylist Sam McKnight likes to sprinkle a little shimmer powder onto a big...

Tip of the Day: 27.03.2014

Jessica manicures are among the most long-lasting you’ll ever experience.  Their secret? ‘Sealing the tips’....

Tip of the Day: 26.03.2014

Fast-track nail art:  dip your finger into a pot of glitter or loose shimmer shadow;  the glitter will stick to the...

Tip of the Day: 25.03.2014

Think carefully about the timing of foundation-shopping.  If you’ve had an outdoorsy weekend, for instance, and buy...

Tip of the Day: 24.03.2014

Most women need two shades of foundation:  one for summer, one for winter.  For a week or two during autumn and...

Tip of the Day: 21.03.2014

If you don’t want your face to look overdone, do blush and lips first, then you can judge exactly how much make-up...

Tip of the Day: 20.03.2014

When having your haircut, think: ‘perfect posture’.  If you slump, fidget or cross your legs, you’ve only...

Tip of the Day: 19.03.2014

Change your pillowcase twice a week to ensure you’re sleeping on a clean surface.  (Creams rub off onto pillowslips...

Tip of the Day: 18.03.2014

YSL Touch Eclat is definitely a ‘magic wand when it comes to banishing under-eye dark circles (thanks to...

Tip of the Day: 17.03.2014

Powder definitely helps foundation stay put, but it can make skin look flat, matte and unnatural.  Apply translucent...

Tip of the Day: 14.03.2014

If you’re having hair coloured, have it cut first.  Pre-cut colour can look random or – worse – fight the new...

Tip of the Day: 13.03.2014

Use liquid concealer to ‘morph’ a red or dark lipstick into a new shade.  Pat a little on top of a deep winter...

Tip of the Day: 12.03.2014

If you have fine hair, consider having it coloured:  a tint or bleach can swell the hair shaft by up to 25%, giving...

Tip of the Day: 11.03.2014

Don’t blow-dry hair in a steamed-up bathroom – it takes longer to get your hair...

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