New years beauty resolutions

January is a time to reflect and reassess and - following December's excesses - presents the perfect opportunity to tackle those everyday bugbears. So whether you're plagued with stressed skin or have lacklustre locks, through the course of this month we'll be bringing you tips, tricks and fixes for your every beauty issue.

We won't tell you to splurge on a brand new skin care wardrobe, or to overhaul the contents of your make-up bag - instead, we (and our experts) will be advocating easily adopted adaptations to your regimen to give you a much-needed post-Christmas 'boost', and help you kick-start 2014 with confidence.

First up, some solutions to the most common beauty botherations....

Screen Shot 2013-12-24 at 23.09.53If you've got dull skin try... Alpha-H {Liquid Gold}

This night treatment 'serum' is hailed as a 'Holy Grail' product, thanks to its high (but gentle) Glycolic Acid content. A leading member of the Alpha-Hydroxy family of skin-rejuvenating acids, Glycolic gradually dissolves the bonds that bind dulling dead cells to skin's surface, to reveal a brighter, more even complexion without compromising skin's delicate fabric.

If you've got a bursting beauty cabinet try... Embryolisse Laboratories {Lait-Creme Concentre}

A backstage secret that pro make-up artists swear by, Lait-Creme Concentre is a French pharmacy favourite, beloved for its sensitive skin-friendly formula and myriad uses. Cleanser, primer, moisturiser and soother in one, this is the perfect product for those who need to liberate some all-too-precious shelf space...

If your locks are looking lacklustre try... Hairfix {Detox & Recovery Treatment}

If it's good enough for esteemed hair stylist-to-the-stars Johnnie Sapong, then it's good enough for us. Hairfix 3-Step system works to purge hair of build-up and product residue, restore precious moisture and maximise volume for shiny, beautiful hair. Go forth and re-join the glossy posse!

Screen Shot 2013-12-24 at 23.11.52If your lashes are sparse or damaged try... PTR {Lashes to Die For Turbo}

This treatment encourages lashes (and brows) to reach their full, face-flattering potential in just a few weeks. Just daub along the lash line (or on bald patches of eyebrow) to condition existing hairs, and encourage re-growth for the ultimate weapons of mass distraction.

If your skin is temperatmental try... RMS Beauty {Raw Coconut Cream}

An ultra-gentle cleanser and moisturiser in one, Raw Coconut Cream is rich in Lauric Acid - an anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-microbial agent (also found in human breastmilk) - that soothes irritation, calms inflammation and helps to wage war on blemish causing bacteria, without upsetting skin's delicate balance.

If your eyes look tired try... Prevage {Anti-Aging Eye Serum}

This potent elixir works to correct, protect and transform the appearance of fine lines, crow's feet, dark circles and puffiness in a blink! Ideal for helping to counteract the dehydration and inevitable 'circles of darkness' that go hand-in-hand with too many cocktails and not enough sleep...