No one particularly likes what those in the beauty industry call ‘Spiders Legs’ or er, a ‘Hairy Mary’ so when it comes to hair removal in your most intimate areas, you really need some expert , and of course, confidential advice beforehand. Indeed, it's very easy to get confused by all the different bikini wax treatments that are now available on today’s market.Read More
Ever wondered how the world’s top models can be photographed close-up at every conceivable angle without revealing even a hint of facial fuzz? Celebrities seem to always possess naturally glowing skin, luscious locks, and wide-awake eyes. How do they do it? There are three main reasons for this, good genes, amazing glam teams, and some very well-kept industry secrets. One of them is already an established exfoliation technique used extensively in Asia, it’s also one of the most requested treatments in New York skin clinics, too.
You’ve probably heard of henna tattooing, but are possibly thinking of the type of body art that temporarily stains your skin without the life-long commitment of a permanent tattoo. Henna has been around since ancient Egyptian times, when it was used for multiple purposes such as dyeing hair, clothes, fabrics and for all kinds of body decorations. In the beauty arena it’s a fairly recent application. Nevertheless it’s used by millions of women for colouring their eyebrows. The base of brow henna is the henna plant, but there are pigments added that provide a brown colouring. There is a crucial difference though. Unlike henna used for body decoration, henna brow only takes about 20 minutes to set, as opposed to a few hours, making it a very attractive proposition.Read More
A little stress is meant to be good for us. It can help give us an edge at work where deadlines and conflicting priorities all too regularly clash and you’re pulled in several different directions at the same time. As a result when we get home we often just want to switch off, but with busy family lives to lead, and homes to maintain, it can be well nigh impossible to find five minutes quiet time for yourself. We read and hear all too often about the need to look after ourselves, the importance of our well-being, about managing our daily steps, going to the gym, and slowing down the ageing process, but do we really do enough, or commit sufficient time to look after our body and mind?Read More
The ageing process affects us all in different ways. Whilst some people are blessed with good genetics and appear to age relatively slowly, others are not quite so lucky. Living a healthy and temperate lifestyle, taking regular exercise and eating and drinking sensibly helps, but it doesn’t stop the ageing process. Over time our skin begins to get thinner, becomes more elastic, and quite noticeably, sags. The ageing process can also be markedly different between women and men.Read More