‘You’re afraid of what’s in sunscreen but not of the sun? The og carcinogenic.’ says Paula Begoun as she looks in disbelief across a Soho hotel room filled with beauty … Continue reading Beauty Begins With Truth: Meeting Skincare Guru Paula Begoun
On the whole I take pretty good care of my skin. I use retinol, face masks and I always take my make up off before bed. But still, I occasionally … Continue reading Mythbusting With Facial Aesthetics Expert Dr Krystyna
When I was 23 I had never had a facial in my life. Not one single skin treatment of any kind, but to be fair, I hadn’t yet moved to … Continue reading How Often Do You Have A Facial And How Often Do You Need One?
Pick up any women’s magazine or head your favourite online platform and it’s likely there’ll be a glut of stories centred on the premise that women are being encouraged to … Continue reading We Need To Talk About Ageism In The Beauty Industry…
Sometimes we all wish we could change things about ourselves and often, when other people say things like, ‘you’re beautiful, you don’t need to change’ or ‘you’re a good looking … Continue reading Why We Need To Stop Pretending Body Confidence Is Simply A State Of Mind
Working in fashion and beauty is a weird one. You’re constantly navigating the cracks and chasms between ever-shifting paradigms and trying to decide where you stand with regards to the … Continue reading The Truth About Fillers And Botox
When it comes to my skin, I’ve always been lucky. Instead of my teenage years being blighted by acne, I had baby-smooth skin that happily endured all manner of products … Continue reading How I Manage The Surprise Skin Problems That Started in My Twenties
Since moving to London a good few years back, I noticed that a quick Google of the words ‘best hair salon’ or ‘best place for nails’ proffers two options: very … Continue reading London’s Five Best Independent Beauty Salons