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Tip of the Day: 19.12.2014

Foundation can be kept for a year, provided you store it in a cool place and keep the cap sealed. If your foundation...

Tip of the Day: 18.12.2014

Never try to apply creamy eyeshadow over powder shadow – it simply won’t blend. The rule is: creams first, powders...

Tip of the Day: 17.12.2014

We generally recommend a ‘nude’ lip pencil as a base for lipcolour and for contouring. But for black and Asian...

Tip of the Day: 16.12.2014

The minute you get a cold, start slathering the whole area of the nose and nostrils with a rich balm, to prevent...

Tip of the Day: 15.12.2014

If you have a dislodged filling, plug the whole with unsweetened chewing gum, softened with a little Blu-Tack or even...

Tip of the Day: 11.12.2014

Eve Lom is a great believer in keeping skincare simple. ‘The simpler your regime, the more likely that it will become...

Tip of the Day: 10.12.2014

If you want to straighten curly hair, always opt for a bristle brush: it grips the hair and so helps to pull it...

Tip of the Day: 09.12.2014

One of the biggest favours you can do your hair is to leave longer between shampoos. As one hairdresser told us, ‘If...

Tip of the Day: 08.12.2014

It’s tempting to wallow in the tub in cold weather just to warm yourself up, but limit your bath to 15 minutes...

Tip of the Day: 05.12.2014

Since waterproof mascaras can be very drying on the lashes, limit their use to summer months or...

Tip of the Day: 04.12.2014

With the party season upon us, here’s some advice for a quick evening look when going straight from work. ‘Apply a...

Tip of the Day: 03.12.2014

If you’ve a tendency to red eyes, avoid shadows in pinks, reds, purples and reddish browns. Look for ‘cool’...

Tip of the Day: 02.12.2014

Never ignore a ‘red alert’ from your skin – itchiness, redness, tingling and soreness are all signs that you need...

Tip of the Day: 01.12.2014

Never use metal implements on nails. Leave cuticle nippers to the professionals, and file with a ‘bendy’ nail file....

Tip of the Day: 28.11.2014

So: when was the last time you washed your hairbrush? Hairdressers do it between every client, though at home there’s...

Tip of the Day: 27.11.2014

For better posture, try a bit of at-home deportment: walk around with a bag of dried beans on your head, rather than a...

Tip of the Day: 26.11.2014

Make-up sponges can be washed with soap and water (or better still, a mild shampoo), squeezed then left to dry on a...

Tip of the Day: 25.11.2014

For ‘quick fix’ lips without a mirror, pucker your lips to a pout and pat on lipstick colour with a...

Tip of the Day: 24.11.2014

If you’re really and truly in a hurry, we love this tip: blend your serum, moisturiser and foundation together and...

Tip of the Day: 21.11.2014

Lips getting chapped? Ignore temptation to pick and chew those little flakes away to make skin smooth again. Instead,...

Tip of the Day: 20.11.2014

Want to change your eyeshadow colour for evening?  No need to start from scratch: to lift off shadow, use a clean...

Tip of the Day: 19.11.2014

Evening make-up suggestion: open up your eyes by adding a touch, just a touch, of creamy or white shimmery shadow to...

Tip of the Day: 18.11.2014

Before a manicure, visit the Ladies and give hands a thorough cleanse with soap and water. With the rise of...

Tip of the Day: 17.11.2014

Been crying? If you’re prone to weepiness, keep a little bottle of witch hazel handy: cotton pads soaked in witch...

Tip of the Day: 14.11.2014

To combat dandruff, try diluting one part mouthwash to nine parts of water, and rinsing scalp. Don’t rinse...

Tip of the Day: 13.11.2014

Something for Movember: if you’ve got beard-burn from kissing, soothe the area with compresses of cool skim milk and...

Tip of the Day: 10.10.2014

In Ayurveda, a great way to greet the (darker) day at this time of year is to mix the juice of half a lemon in a cup of...

Tip of the Day: 10.11.2014

Applying eye make-up? If possible, remove contact lenses before working on the eye area, and put them back in when...

Tip of the Day: 06.11.2014

If your perfume doesn't last, try a more concentrated strength than eau de parfum or Cologne. It's more costly, but you...

Tip of the Day: 05.11.2014

For a stress headache, with pain localised in the eyebrow area and the back of the neck, turn to acupressure. Use your...

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