Meet Me And Get A Makeover

Meet Me And Get A Makeover

If you have a burning bridal beauty question and need some one-to-one advice, now's your chance! Every year, beauty editors from all the big glossy magazines take part in a fantastic event hosted by the charity Look Good... Feel Better. We are each partnered up with a beauty brand counter in Selfridge's department store on Oxford Street, and throughout the day we meet and greet readers in 20-minute private sessions. Read more »

Weave Got Style Hits Selfridges In Manchester

Weave Got Style Hits Selfridges In Manchester

All you northern glamour pusses take note! The fabulous hair extension company Weave Got Style, who are taking the UK by storm, have just opened up in Selfridges in Manchester. Hair extensions are ideal for girls who want to have instantly long and voluminous hair on their wedding day. WGS uses ethically-sourced human hair, which is woven into your own hair meaning there's no glue or bonding methods used (which can cause bald patches, hair loss and thinning). Read more »

Galgorm Resort and Spa Review

Galgorm Resort and Spa Review

The Galgorm Resort and Spa in Northern Ireland is perfect for a weekend to de-stress if wedding planning is starting to take its toll. 

Just 30 minutes outside Belfast, this beautiful resort offers 75 well-designed and elegant rooms, two restaurants (bag a table at the River Room and try the tasting menu for sheer luxury) and stunning grounds to explore (you can even borrow a bike or saddle up a horse from the resort's stables). Read more »

Summer Holiday Essentials

Summer Holiday Essentials

The beauty desk is empty this week as I'm on my summer holiday at my family home in the Alps in France. Swimming in Evian-style water at Lake Annecy does wonders for the skin, but the sun is strong and mischievous so I'll be loading up on the following holiday essentials: 

Beach SPF: I like to take a selection, from 30 to 15 for the last few days once my skin has got accustomed to the sun. Brands I have packed are Clarins, Estee Lauder, Sisley and Vichy - which all smell divine. I really believe suncare should be an investment, not a chore, and should be applied generously in copious amounts. As Mr Gordon Gekko once said: 'Greed is Good!' and this definitely applies to suncare. Read more »