Beauty Hacks

Shield your strands from the sun with these hair heroes

Beauty Hacks

Shield your strands from the sun with these hair heroes

Don't let sun, sea and chlorine get the best of your tresses, these summer essentials will protect and replenish your hair

2021-04-18 10:42:12By Bethan Robinson

Quick desk-to-date tricks for that last-minute Zoom

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Quick desk-to-date tricks for that last-minute Zoom

Desk-to-date currently looks a lot different, but whether you've scheduled a digital tryst or have just got the dreaded professional summons (“let's jump on a call to discuss!”), equipped with our tricks you can turn things around in a jiffy

2021-02-04 08:00:00By Verity Ann Douglas

Top rated 5-minute face masks

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Top rated 5-minute face masks

Need great skin in a hurry? These speedy complexion saviours deliver the goods.

2018-01-29 10:35:20By Verity Ann Douglas

These make up filters are the nearest thing to real-life Instagram

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These make up filters are the nearest thing to real-life Instagram

We've selected our most-favourite blurring, highlighting and 'soft-focus finish-bestowing' essentials, to get skin selfie-ready in a flash

2017-12-12 10:00:00By Verity Ann Douglas

Time to Spring Clean Your Beauty Stash

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Time to Spring Clean Your Beauty Stash

Spring is all about getting rid of the old and welcoming in the new - not least where your lotions and potions are concerned

2017-04-15 11:00:00By Verity Ann Douglas

A Lazy Girl's Guide To Brush Cleaning

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A Lazy Girl's Guide To Brush Cleaning

We all have so many brushes... and so little time, which is why we guarantee that this 'gizmo' is not a 'gimmick' - it's a life-saver for busy girls and lazy ladies (I'm the latter)

2016-05-13 18:30:43By Verity Ann Douglas

Night treatments to fake a full eight hours

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Night treatments to fake a full eight hours

With sleep an ever-more-precious commodity, we've rounded up the greatest substitutes for slumber. Scoop up one of these hardworking overnight treatments, and you'll wake looking rested in spite of your late night, too-early morning (or those impromptu cocktails)!

2015-03-25 10:27:16By Verity Ann Douglas

5 Surgery-Free Ways To Look Instantly Younger

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5 Surgery-Free Ways To Look Instantly Younger

Look fresh-faced and luminous with our pick of the best instant youth-boosters (you can cancel that Harley Street appointment...)

2014-10-19 23:06:24By Verity Ann Douglas

Summer Series: In Transit

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Summer Series: In Transit

I'm off to Portugal in T-6 (whoop), and because I'm far too frugal to PAY to take luggage, I'll be packing just bikinis and these itty bitty beauty must-haves.

2014-07-11 17:55:33By Verity Ann Douglas

Beauty Must-Haves for Busy Mums

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Beauty Must-Haves for Busy Mums

Prince George is well and truly up and at 'em (and what a gorgeous mini mischief he's growing into) - hardly surprising given his beautiful ancestry. But as any busy mother knows, chasing after a tiny tearaway is far from conducive to looking one's best - and we can't all be duchesses, with a maintenance team of beauticians on tap. Which is why we've compiled this comprehensive edit of beauty hacks for busy mothers - short-cuts to looking clear-skinned, glossy-locked and well rested (in spite of your 'angel's' best efforts).

2014-06-21 13:00:33By Verity Ann Douglas