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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...

Tip of the Day: 12.02.2015

If you suffer from flaky lips in winter, avoid balms or lipsticks that contain SPFs.  These can feature chemicals that...

Tip of the Day: 11.02.2015

Rather than spritz hair all over with hairspray to eliminate flyaways, stray hairs can be tamed in place with a light...

Tip of the Day: 10.02.2015

Add coffee granules to your body moisturiser to banish bumps and lumps on your bottom!  Many cellulite treatments...

Aveda Peppymint

Aveda Peppymint Breath Refresher

Thanks, Aveda, for refreshing our memories - as well as our breath - with this little vial of zing. And as the kissing...

Tip of the Day: 09.02.2015

Smudge-y, flaky mascara a problem?  Change yours every two months (yes, honestly) to minimise risk of flakes and...

Tip of the Day: 06.02.2015

Never, ever apply powder blusher to bare skin – it needs foundation to work perfectly.  For days when you’re...

Tip of the Day: 05.02.2015

From make-up artist Shu Uemura:  ‘Approach make-up the way you would food.  Always stop when you’re 80%...

Tip of the Day: 04.02.2015

To make nails look longer, leave a slight gap at the sides while painting, creating an optical...

Tip of the Day: 03.02.2015

Never waste an avocado (and we're all about avocados, right now.)  Once you’ve scooped out the flesh, roll up your...

Tip of the Day: 02.02.2015

If you want to reduce your use of synthetic cosmetic ingredients but can't quite make the switch from your...

Tip of the Day: 30.01.2015

Don't like to use conditioner on your fine hair because it weighs it down? You really should, for the sake of its...

Tip of the Day: 29.01.2015

We like to use strong, transparent plastic zipper bags for our in-flight beauty products - but sometimes a particularly...

Tip of the Day: 28.01.2015

'The best way to fight stress is to stay in the present', insists Benjamin Bonetti, author of 'How to Stress Less'. 'A...

Tip of the Day: 27.01.2015

Anyone who walks a lot in trainers should replace them every six months. The materials that support your feet and...

Tip of the Day: 26.01.2015

How should you safely dispose of nail polish? Answer: don't just throw it in the rubbish (it's considered 'hazardous...

Tip of the Day: 23.01.2015

If you purchase a beauty product you don't like, from a consultant - maybe the wrong shade, or it has irritated your...

Tip of the Day: 22.01.2015

So who knew...? We're all for double-duty beauty but here's something radical: according to hairdresser Edwin Shaw,...

Tip of the Day: 21.01.2015

For optimum health, eat at the same time every day, advises cancer reseracher and author of A Short Guide to a Long...

Tip of the Day: 20.01.2015

If your skin's knackered or you're hungover, opt for a dewier finish to your make-up. Matte powder does you no favours...

Tip of the Day: 19.01.2015

Don't turn the light on if you have to - well, 'go', in the wee small hours. Resesarchers say that artifical light...

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