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BEAUTIFY: A new kind of Pastel Locks

Pastel hair, pastel clothes, pastel nails… It seems over the past few seasons we’re happy to take up just about anything that lets us pay year-round homage to Easter and crayons.

Pastel hair took off on tumblr a couple of years back when people realised they could make just about …

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BEAUTIFY: Relax, DO do it

That’s right- you’ve got to relax. Whether your work life causes you stress, your relationship… or your just experiencing an alcohol induced anxiety attach: you have to unwind. Take time for yourself, breathe properly and get back to the real you.

The best place to do this? In a bath …

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BEAUTIFY: Au Naturelle

With the surge of all things natural and organic in fashion, food and even furniture, it seems only natural (ahem) that beauty follows suite. The main issue with products full of chemicals is that anything you put on your skin (or even your hair!) is absorbed into your blood stream …

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BEAUTIFY: Instant Light

Ever wondered how some girls just seem to glow from within? There skin never looks dull and they always seem happy. You know the ones? I suspect you find them as annoying as I do. I’m speaking out of jealousy- why can’t I have that ‘glow’?

Well, I’ll tell you …

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12 Fragrances: Part 3

The final part of 12 Fragrances - our review of the vital smells that have defined the last 100 years. Find Parts One and Two on those links.

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Light Blue / 2001. Designed by Olivier Cresp for Dolce & Gabbana. (P&G)

At this point in Burr’s narrative, …

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12 Fragrances: Part 2

12 Fragrances is our review of the vital smells that have defined the last 100 years. Check back each week for a new run down. 

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Drakkar Noir / 1982. Designed by Pierre Wargnye for Guy Laroche, 1982 (L’Óreal)

Dihydromyrcenol first surfaced in the mid Seventies; a cheap, …

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12 Fragrances: Part 1

Launched last week, 12 Fragrances is our review of the vital smells that have defined the last 100 years. Check back each week for a new run down.

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Jicky / 1889. Designed by Aimé Guerlain for Guerlain (LVMH)

As with most histories, what’s less important is whether …

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What Do I Wear to Bed? 12 Fragrances

The fragrance world is thought of as one of smoke and mirrors, the apogee of advertising and branding. Yet, though right now we’re at the point of maximum bombardment, we want to make the case that scent is not a seasonal afterthought: the artistry and magic of the perfume world

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BEAUTIFY: Take Control

Finally- a blemish busting kit not marketed to teenagers, for those stuck in a skincare no man’s land between acne control and anti-ageing. With 48% of European woman aged between 30-49 still suffering from breakouts, this is a significant concern for many of us.

SkinCeuticals Blemish Control Skin System includes …

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BEAUTIFY: Lip Up

If the warm weather has been playing havoc with your lips, do them a favour and treat them to Revive’s luxurious Intensité Moisturizing Lip Balm.

Powered by RES Technology, it goes on smoothly and stays put for hours, cocooning the lips in moisture whilst repairing any dryness and protecting them …

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