Health & Beauty tips

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

  • 21 Stay fit and fabulous over forty
    Andie Macdowell, Salma Hayek, and Naomi Watts are just three of the beauties we've seen working it at Cannes 2012. And they are all looking in fantastic shape for their forty-plus years. The good news...

  • 22 Quick solutions to those pesky make-up emergencies
    Beauty emergencies always seem to strike at the worst possible moments – and usually when you don't have the resources to sort them out. Whether it’s make-up stained clothes or smudged mascara,...

  • 23 'My Beauty Gems': Olivia Palermo reveals her top products
    She never looks short of perfect. So we were delighted when Olivia Palermo decided to share her must have beauty products with the world. Revealing all in a post entitled 'My Beauty Gems' on her website,...

  • 24 Keep it Simple: 5 Top Tips in the countdown to summer
    Work your way towards summer with 5 top tips from Simple experts in nutrition, skincare and fitness, and you’ll have your summer body prep sorted in no time! TIME POOR? – high intensity circuit...

  • 25 Princess Training: How to get the regal touch
    The Duchess of Cambridge, Mary of Denmark and Maxima of the Netherlands are some of the most admired women on the royal scene. The ease and grace with which they glide through their public engagements...

  • 26 Beauty tips: say goodbye to swollen ankles
    Now that the sun’s out, fluid retention is a common complaint. Two places we feel the heat most are our legs and our feet. When the temperatures rise, anyone with a tendency to swollen ankles and...

  • 27 Top tips from J-Lo's trainer on getting sexy summer legs
    Jennifer Lopez shows off her fantastic figure as part of the new Gillete Venus Proskin Sensitive campaign. "I’m always running around, trying to be on top of everything, but there are some things I...

  • 28 Let your nails shine
    It's really important to care for our hands and make the most of them - they are key elements in how we communicate and the impression we create, and are all so easily forgotten. Put those fingertips...

  • 29 Spring is in the air (and pollen, too)
    Come spring, lots of us suffer from allergy symptoms. Although experts forecast a mild season, many are already beginning to experience those first telltale signs. Even the slightest allergic reactions...

  • 30 Make-up tips for great-looking mature skin
    How many women are 40+ and gorgeous? The answer – loads! Growing older doesn’t mean saying goodbye to looking great. Quite the opposite. You just need to make use of a few makeup tricks to...

  • 31 Key beauty tips for effective eye make up removal
    After a hard night of partying, when you're just about ready to crawl into bed, the last thing you feel like doing if taking your make-up off. But skipping your nightly beauty routine is damaging - your...

  • 32 No time to titivate? Tips for looking your best in an instant
    At this busy time of year, you may find yourself rushing out with only a moment's notice - leaving next to no time for sprucing up. But however unexpected the invitation, as long as you think ahead, there's...

  • 33 Foundation: the basics
    When it comes to foundation, the two keys to success are to choose the right shade and to apply it correctly. Both these fundamentals hide a number of other factors, though, so take a look at these simple...

  • 34 Cinema smiles
    It just takes a little skill with makeup if you want your lips to be the centre of attention. Take note of these four tips to help you make the most of your mouth, and you'll be ready to smile for the...

  • 35 Mission: younger-looking skin
    The passing years will inevitably leave their mark on the skin. But there are a number of things we can do to slow down the process and lessen the signs of ageing. Experts from Olay have set out seven...

  • 36 Choosing the right mascara
    For most women, mascara is a beauty basic: eyes are a major focus point and a quick slick of mascara can change your whole look in an instant. But there are so many types of mascara on the market...

  • 37 Beat the bloat
    Did you know abdominal bloating is one of the most common digestive complaints? The possible causes include inadequate diet, stress, sedentary lifestyle... And changes in schedules and routines due to...

  • 38 Lovely lips whatever their shape
    When you apply your lipstick, you need to take into account the natural shape of your lips. Both the colour you choose and the way you apply it can help compensate if you have problems with your lips being...

  • 39 Top tips to take care of your hair at home
    Top tips to take care of your hair at home

  • 40 The heat's on, so lighten up
    We all know that make up fashions change with the season, but beyond the latest trends there's a basic rule of thumb for summer cosmetics: when the sun's brighter, keep make up lighter. Whether you're...



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