Skincare

  • 41 Acne: adolescent angst and beyond
    When you're an adolescent and your skin erupts in pimples just before a big date, it can be tempting to reassure yourself that at least you'll grow out of in a few years. Sadly, it isn't quite as simple...

  • 42 New Year skin care
    Hopefully you enjoyed a wonderful Christmas season with friends and family; sadly, though, all that festive fun won't have done your complexion any favours. And it isn't just your face that will have suffered:...

  • 43 Get into good habits
    Sometimes, although we know we shouldn't, it's tempting to skimp on our beauty routines. But the start of the year is a great time to take stock, so bear with us as we remind you of the benefits of four...

  • 44 Feed your skin
    Have you ever stopped to consider that the health of your skin depends on many factors, not just your skin-care routine? One of the most important influences is your diet, and different foods have good...

  • 45 Beauty question: is water enough?
    Water has always been the most accessible and natural cleanser, and there's no doubt that there's a place for it in your beauty routine. But, simply put, on its own it isn't enough. Oil and water don't...

  • 46 Weathering the winter: tips for radiant skin
    However chic your hat and scarf set, the cold weather can really take it out of your skin. Alternating between central heating and raw winter weather affects even the healthiest skin, which tends to...

  • 47 Audrey Hepburn named most iconic beauty of all time in Big British Beauty Poll
    It’s one of the biggest beauty polls ever conducted in the UK. More than 20,000 women, aged between 18 and 65, jumped at the chance to air their views on everything - from Botox and cosmetic surgery...

  • 48 Beauty question: does make-up stifle your skin?
    Have you ever worried that using make-up every day may have a bad effect on your skin? Many people believe that the daily use of foundation creams and powders can block pores and have a detrimental effect...

  • 49 Interview with girl-next-door Joanna Page as she lands her first modelling gig
    She was the epitome of the girl-next-door in Gavin and Stacey, but beneath the cheery smile and bubbly persona hid cheekbones like a pair of chicken fillets and the smooth, clear skin of a child. Which...

  • 50 How to care for combination skin
    The first step in looking after your skin is to understand it and to recognise what type it is. Pay attention and see how it reacts and you'll be able to determine if your skin type is dry, sensitive,...

  • 51 Beauty hit or myth? See which old wives' tales ring true when it comes to skincare
    For all the science that goes into developing modern skincare, it’s often the oldest advice that helps skin look its best. Sally Penford of the International Dermal Institute separates the fact from...

  • 52 Care for your cleavage
    'If you've got it, flaunt it,' they say, but the skin on your cleavage and neckline needs special care if you want it to be seen at its best. Even when you aren't on holiday, summer tops and tees tend...

  • 53 Sadie Frost embraces ageing and reveals sexy secret
    Serialisation of her book, Crazy Days, which details her life with Jude Law, began at the weekend so Sadie Frost is bound to be the subject of much Press interest over the coming weeks. But when we caught...

  • 54 Flying beauty tips
    If you're lucky enough to be heading off for an exotic holiday this summer, the chances are that it's preceded by a plane journey, maybe even quite a long fight. So, you've treated yourself to some new...

  • 55 Keep skin glowing in pregnancy…
    Heidi Klum may have bounced straight back after giving birth to her fourth child, but in the real world, hormonal changes and exhaustion can leave many women feeling as though the 'bloom' of pregnancy...

  • 56 The magical makeover marvel for truly fabulous feet…
    The TUC may be attempting to ban high heels in the workplace, but for many women, it’s not equality that immediately springs to mind when slipping on strappy sandals in the summer months; it’s...

  • 57 Post-holiday skin rescue plan
    You've just arrived back from that holiday in the sun! You're looking good and feeling relaxed, but what with the drying effects of the sea and exposure to the sun, your skin could be dryer than normal....

  • 58 What skin needs for summer: keep your complexion glowing year-round
    You’d think the heat of the sun would make summer the most drying time for skin. But the harsh winds and central heating of winter are far more testing, says one of Britain’s foremost dermatologists,...

  • 59 What skin needs for summer: keep your complexion glowing year-round
    You’d think the heat of the sun would make summer the most drying time for skin. But the harsh winds and central heating of winter are far more testing, says one of Britain’s foremost dermatologists,...

  • 60 Get summer-ready skin with the best smoothing, softening moisturisers
    Baring your bod when the sun comes out means your skin needs to look soft and smooth, so we’ve tested a variety of moisturiser for different needs to see which best do the job… For intensive...



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