• Prep for a perfect finish with make-up primers

    Ever wondered the secret behind flawless red-carpet skin? The trick to creating a flawless look is a smooth, well-prepped canvas and now make-up primers are becoming the new staple item for every girl's make-up bag. We all know the basics. The importance of routine where we cleanse, tone and moisturise away the impurities that clog our pores on a daily basis. But for that clear photo-finish face, a primer goes just that one step further, smoothing over the surface for an immaculate finish.     Leading cosmetic expert, Jane Fardon, explains that "a good quality primer fills the fine lines, smoothes the surface texture of the

  • San Diego: Celebrity hotspot and home to 'Some like it Hot'

    If you've seen Some Like it Hot, you'll know that it's easy to do a quick run from San Diego's Hotel del Coronado to the adjacent sandy beach in a pair of high heels. The classic Marilyn Monroe film is one of countless movies filmed at this red-turreted hotel, built in 1888 and now a national historic landmark. One Some Like It Hot critic couldn't believe that the beautiful structure was real, describing the hotel as 'an uproarishly improbable set'. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY The hotel, like much of San Diego, is no stranger to famous visitors – guests have

  • Pippa's how-to guide for Halloween fun with the kids

    Pippa Middleton showed that she's the queen of entertaining with a children's Halloween-inspired party in Fulham, London, to mark the launch of her very first publication, Celebrate: A year of festivities for Family and Friends. And her comprehensive guide to home entertaining has come not a moment too soon with the spookiest day of the year right on our doorstep. Pippa admits that "As a child, I felt that Halloween was a time when creatures of the night suddenly came to life", making it the perfect family event to entertain young witches and warlocks with the 29-year-old's nostalgic party

  • Ronnie Wood's fiancée Sally Humphreys reveals engagement details

    Rocker Ronnie Wood's new fiancée, Sally Humphreys, has revealed details of their engagement after news broke on Tuesday that the couple had become engaged. Sally has confessed that the former hellraiser asked his future father-in-law, 66, for her hand in marriage. The Rolling Stones star, 65, is set to wed theatre producer Sally Humphreys, who is 31 years his junior. Sally, 34, has been dating the twice-divorced guitarist for six months and the couple have known each other for nine years.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "It is true and we're both very happy," she told the Press Association. Asked how Ronnie proposed, she said: "We've known

  • Katy Perry and Russell Brand reunite at basketball game

    They haven't seen much of each other since divorcing, but Katy Perry and Russell Brand were reunited on Tuesday as they attended the same basketball game. The former husband and wife were spotted at the Staples Center in Los Angeles were they were cheering on the Los Angeles Lakers. The pop star and the comedian did not sit together, and were in fact seated on opposite sides of the court. According to eye witnesses there was no indication that they interacted. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Russell and Katy split up in December after 14 months of marriage. In a statement, the 36-year-old comedian

  • Heidi Klum cancels Halloween bash after devastation of Superstorm Sandy

    Halloween is the highlight of Heidi Klum's year. But after the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy on the East Coat of America, the German supermodel has cancelled the annual Big Apple party she hosts to celebrate the spooky holiday. Heidi tweeted her followers about the change of plan, writing: "Hope you and your loved ones are are safe after the storm. Cancelling my Halloween party...postponing to a haunted Christmas." CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY   A picture accompanied the tweet of the blonde beauty wrapped up against the elements in a quilted coat, beanie hat and wellington boots. She appeared to

  • In the eye of the storm: Celebrities reflect on the wrath of Hurricane Sandy

    This week, the East Coast of America braved itself against the devastating effects of superstorm Sandy. And as the dust settles after the drama, celebrities have shared their personal experiences of the worst storm the US has seen for a good while. First Lady Michelle Obama led the reactions, urging people to band together. "If you’re looking for a way to support storm relief efforts, please consider donating to the American Red Cross," she wrote on Twitter. Barack Obama's wife also reached out to those suffering, saying: "To everyone affected by the hurricane, Barack and my thoughts continue to

  • Not long now: expectant Lily Cooper bumps along to recording studio

    With only weeks left before she welcomes her second child, Lily Cooper couldn't look happier. The singer was radiating joy this week as she made a trip to a recording studio with her blossoming bump wrapped up against the cold. The 27-year-old wore a cosy deep blue coat with a fur trim. And although it was generously sized, her pregnancy figure could clearly be seen. She completed the look with some jazzy shoes – a pair of tartan canvas lace-ups.   Clearly, dressing with a fuller figure is something that has got Lily thinking. "Hmmm.... What to wear today, or ahem,

  • Kate Moss reveals pressure of fame led to nervous breakdown as a teen

    In her most revealing interview to date, supermodel Kate Moss opens up about the painful struggles of her stellar 25-year career.  Despite the glitz and glamour of her worldwide fame, she speaks candidly in an interview with Vanity Fair about her teenage nervous breakdown and heartbreak over ex-boyfriend Johhny Depp. Scouted at just 14, she made her modelling debut with a Corinne Day shoot for iconic magazine The Face, but found it difficult to adapt to the modelling arena. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY  Recalling a shoot at the beginning of her career when she was asked to take her clothes off, she was told "if you don't

  • I do, I do, I do! Miley Cyrus could marry Liam Hemsworth in three separate ceremonies

    Miley Cyrus recently spoke about how much she is enjoying her engagement to Australian actor Liam Hemsworth, saying: "I don't really care about the wedding or the piece of paper as much as I do the promise we've made to each other,". Now though, the Disney star's languid demeanour is bubbling over into excitement as it's revealed that Miley may have not one – but three – weddings. According to Star magazine, Miley and hunky Antipodean Liam are planning a hat trick of nuptials to cover all their international interests.   The couple are said to be lining up ceremonies in Los Angeles, Miley's native Tennessee and

  • Kelly Osbourne crowned style icon at fashion awards

    Replacing her quirky teenage style, Kelly Osbourne transformed into a fashion maven on Tuesday when she won the Ultimate Style Icon award at Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women of the Year Awards. Taking to the stage with stars such as Olympic winner Jessica Ennis and X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos at London's Victoria and Albert Museum, Kelly revealed ''I used to look like s**t. I never thought I'd get a style award.'' But as she graced the red carpet in a form-fitting silk floral print dress, peep-toe stilettos and her purple-dyed waves over one shoulder, the 28-year-old TV star definitely looked a winner. CLICK ON

  • Robert Pattinson to be the new face of Dior Homme

    Robert Pattinson has reportedly signed a multi-million pound deal to be the new face of Christian Dior's fragrance for men. The Twilight heartthrob, who is currently promoting the hotly-anticipated final film in the vampire saga, will star in a series of ad campaigns for the brand's line, according to E! News. Despite the busy tour, Robert is putting time into the campaign following suit from his co-star and girlfriend, Kristen Stewart who became the face of Balenciaga's Florabotanica scent just months before.   A source said the 26-year-old has signed a three-year deal with the French fashion house, and that it is thought

  • Brad Pitt puts his money where his mouth is in the fight for marriage equality

    He has always been a staunch supporter of same sex marriage rights – now Brad Pitt has put his money where his mouth is. The Hollywood star has pledged to double donations made to the Human Rights Campaign (HMC), up to the total of $100,000. The organisation is campaigning for marriage equality in the states of Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington.   "It's unbelievable to me that people's lives and relationships are literally being voted on in a matter of days," wrote the Benjamin Button star (pictured at the Sundance Film festival) in an email to HRC members and supporters on Wednesday.