Sarah, Duchess of York has been working hard to promote her new book, A Most Intriguing Lady, and has given a number of interviews in the process – so naturally, she's enlisted a glam squad to help her prepare for her photoshoots and appearances.
Many royal fans have noticed that Sarah has a fresh new look, so no doubt she's very happy with her UK hair and makeup team – who come very well recommended. In fact, the author's go-to hairdresser is none other than Ben Cooke, who also counts the likes of Michelle Keegan and Louise Redknapp as his clients – so glam styles are most definitely his forté.
Ben styled Sarah's hair for a recent HELLO! photoshoot
In fact, Ben has been working with Sarah and her daughters Princess Eugenie and Princess Beatrice for a number of years, alongside their preferred makeup artist, Hannah Martin. But in more recent photographs, Sarah has been sporting sleeker hairstyles – trying out a more modern tousled bend in her hair or a chic mid-parting.
Sarah herself has admitted that she feels she has entered a new era personally, even saying that since the Queen's passing she has felt more able to be herself and speak freely.
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And many royal fans have noticed the change. "Hair and makeup are fantastic, shes never looked better!" one commented on Instagram. Another wrote: "Love this updated look on Sarah. Chic and ageless!"
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Marking International Women's Day earlier in March, Sarah also revealed in a personal Instagram post that being 63 feels like her "sexiest year yet".
Captioning a close-up shot in which she rocks a smokey eye and confidently looks into the camera, she wrote: "Happy International Women's Day! 63 feels like my sexiest year yet. I'm a mum to two amazing girls, a proud granny (with one on the way!) and I am just getting started in my new career as an author. The process of becoming is beautiful."
The inspiring message struck a chord with many fans who could relate, as well as Sarah's hairdresser Ben, who commented with a trio of heart emojis.
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Sarah has been open about her struggles with confidence and body image, so no wonder her fans are inspired by her recent empowering messages. Back in 2021, she told Town & Country of the scrutiny she has endured: "When they say you’re the ‘Duchess of Pork’ or you’re ‘frumpy Fergie... you start believing it."
She added: "She’s still with me, that person who thinks she’s fat, ugly, and disgusting... but she’s now not so vocal. The truth is, I’m [now] free of the self-sabotaging Sarah."
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