Health & Beauty tips

Tips, tricks and advice for exercise, make-up and general well-being to keep you happy and healthy

  • 61 She’s got perfect skin: how to achieve a flawless complexion
    Slapping on a bit of base is only the first step to achieving a flawless complexion; the rest depends on hiding imperfections and making sure your make-up stays exactly where it should throughout the day,...

  • 62 Beauty secrets from the Soap Awards
    It was a night of glitz and glamour at the Soap Awards so we asked celebrity make-up artist Cassie Lomas to share with us her favourite trick for transforming the stars… “I loved the way...

  • 63 How to… make small lips look fuller
    1. Exaggerate Make your lips look larger than they are by slightly extending the natural lip line. Use a lip pencil to create a new line just outside the real one, but stick fairly close – within 2mm...

  • 64 How to… make small eyes appear bigger
    Cassie reckons you can't make small eyes look big, but you can accentuate them so they become a more prominent feature within your face as as a whole, which draws attention away from their actual size....

  • 65 How to… correct a prominent nose
    Clever contouring with darker shades of base and powder can make a wide nose appear slimmer… 1 Back to base To play down a wide or prominent nose, contour using a darker shade of foundation down...

  • 66 Make a date with DIY colour
    As the credit downturn continues to make itself felt in all aspects of our lives, the latest area to fall prey to the crunch is our monthly visit to the colourist. Women, it seems, are opting to do it...

  • 67 Emotional TV moments lead to new eyelash venture for Cheryl
    Cheryl Cole's teary X Factor appearances didn't just move the hearts of TV viewers, they also gave rise to a new business opportunity. The Girls Aloud singer and her bandmates were approached to launch...

  • 68 Emotional TV moments lead to new eyelash venture for Cheryl
    Cheryl Cole's teary X Factor appearances didn't just move the hearts of TV viewers, they also gave rise to a new business opportunity. The Girls Aloud singer and her bandmates were approached to launch...

  • 69 Bridal beauty tips we can all use
    Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady's recent nuptials are a timely reminder we're entering the wedding season, so we've brought together the best tips for bridal beauty that everyone can use to look naturally...

  • 70 Bridal beauty tips we can all use
    Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady's recent nuptials are a timely reminder we're entering the wedding season, so we've brought together the best tips for bridal beauty that everyone can use to look naturally...

  • 71 Quick tip for top tootsies
    Now that British summer-time has finally arrived, we'll be pulling out those strappy sandals – a la Courtney Cox Arquette and Victoria Beckham - from the back of the wardrobe once more. But...

  • 72 Picture perfect tips from the top
    Celeb make-up artist Cassie Lomas has been working lots with Lady GaGa lately to make sure she looks picture-perfect on photographic shoots, as well as regularly making up soap stars including Charlie...

  • 73 Picture perfect tips from the top
    Celeb make-up artist Cassie Lomas has been working lots with Lady GaGa lately to make sure she looks picture-perfect on photographic shoots, as well as regularly making up soap stars including Charlie...

  • 74 Make more of your mascara
    Tara Palmer-Tomkinson has been pictured with her face au naturel – and we think she looks amazing. But in these straitened times, you don't have to do without make-up to make it go further;...

  • 75 Keep your looks long-lasting for Christmas
    What with all that kissing under the mistletoe, socialising and entertaining, never mind the time spent getting Christmas dinner ready in a hot kitchen, make-up has its work cut out trying to stay put...

  • 76 Insider tips for party hair
    After a hard day at work, altering your office hairstyle so it's ready for a festive party is rarely easy. But there are a couple of tricks experts use to give instant oomph, as we found out from former...

  • 77 Caprice says take a bath if you want to look hot
    Model Caprice told us that if she hasn't got time to redo her hair and make-up before a big night out, she gets into a hot bath – the steam refreshes her style and her face. The thing is to make...

  • 78 Simple suggestions for the perfect makeup
    Ask any make-up professional what look you should go for on your big day and they'll invariably say: You want to look like you – just the most beautiful you possibly can.  Which means no surprises....

  • 79 Plan ahead for perfect bridal beauty
    From Cheryl Cole to Coleen McLoughlin, many brides choose to entrust their bridal make-up to the experts, investing in a professional make-up artist to ensure they look their best. As Kylie's make-up artist...

  • 80 Plan ahead for perfect bridal beauty
    From Cheryl Cole to Coleen McLoughlin, many brides choose to entrust their bridal make-up to the experts, investing in a professional make-up artist to ensure they look their best. As Kylie's make-up artist...



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