The hunt for the perfect shampoo and conditioner

IN SCHOOL a friend and I decided that having clean hair meant we had a good day… Scruffy, more »

My top 5 affordable beauty brands

THE other day I bought some fairy lights from Amazon to make our flat look more festive. And it’s October. There is no denying that Christmas is looming on the horizon, but with the party season to navigate, it seems to leave your with a hangover, blisters from wearing your favourite heels, and a rather more »

The Review: Ayurveda Health Spa & Beauty Centre, London

THE first time I had an Ayuyrveda massage it was pretty awkward. I was in India and, flanked more »

What a girl wants?

NO, we’re not talking about the 90’s hit song, but raising a question that has baffled men for over centuries – just what is it that that us women want? Besides fashion and a caring partner, all women love to have fun! A night out at a local pub or a night in at the comfort of more »

The beach, a book and a bloomin’ big cocktail (and bad-ass kebabs) … Bodrum, Turkey

THE sure-fire sign that I’ve ‘arrived’ on holiday is relaxing in the sun with a piña colada. Its more »

The Beauty Review: Hairy Jane Hair Perfumes

JUST when you think you’ve come across every type of product, a new one comes along to knock more »

The Film Review: The Guest

FOLLOWING on from his inventive home invasion horror flick You’re Next, Adam Wingard’s following feature, The Guest, is more »

The Review: Human + Kind

I WAS chatting on FaceTime one night last month, when – in the muddle of a conversation – I was surprised to be cheerfully informed that I have a dark patch of skin, clearly visible on my face. After many moments poring over the mirror I decided to use a natural, paraben-free skin lightening cream more »

The Review: Moisturising Body Sorbets from The Body Shop

BODY moisturisers are something I’ve never quite got to grips with. Body butter, soufflés, milks, cremes, it’s something more »

The Review: VERSO Travel Series

I LOVE travel products. There is something epically satisfying about luxe products in tiny packaging. When that packaging more »

Stylish pearl jewellery doesn’t have to cost the Earth

WHEN you think of pearls, you may be mistaken in thinking that they are all really expensive and more »

The Film Review: Lucy

THERE are two main draws for this movie. One: the return to form of Luc Besson, director of more »

Important question: What denim will you be investing in this autumn?

A PAIR of perfect jeans is pretty much the Holy Grail of fashion. They aren’t easy to find more »

Bargains on Autumn Menswear

SUMMER is drawing to a close and soon it will seem like a distant memory (sob!) But one more »

So how DO you get home from Heathrow at 2am?

PLANNING a holiday can be complex. Not only do you have to find a pal to drag with more »

The Review: This Herdy Table set is baa-rilliant (sorry)

TAKING a glance around my house, it looks a bit like an animal menagerie. Alongside the green owl more »