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    Why You Should Get Behind Give & Makeup

    Created to support vulnerable women and children, Give & Makeup is a non-profit initiative, established to provide everyday essentials for those who need them most ...Read More

    Is Sugar Ageing Your Skin?

    Well, 'yes' is the short but not-so-sweet answer. We all know it's bad for our waistlines (a moment on the lips...), but what most of us fail to appreciate, is the toll sugar takes on our skin....Read More

    Back to Beauty School: Boosters

    Performance enhancers aren't solely for naughty athletes (and er... the kinkily-inclined), beauty boosters are an amazing way to amp up the efficacy of your skin care. Concentrated oils, 'essences' and elixirs have been used by clever South Korean women for years, to target specific concerns with extra high levels of active ingredients. Lightweight and (usually) runny - or powdered - in texture, they're best applied directly onto just-cleansed (slightly damp) skin - either pre- or post-toning - to supercharge your regimen, and give lazy skin cells a kick in the mitochondria......Read More

    BB vs. CC Creams: What's the Difference?

    There's a huge amount of confusion around BB, CC, DD andon andon... creams and ultimately this is because the difference sits mostly on the packaging, i.e. whichever doubled up lettering the marketeers choose to pick next. They are all basically tinted moisturisers....Read More

    What are Free Radicals?

    It's a term that's banded around a lot, especially when talking about anti-ageing skin care, but despite sounding like a groovy movement for political change, Free Radicals are BAD! Here's how they work:...Read More

    73 Questions with Sarah Jessica Parker

    ...plus a lovely look around her NY apartment, which is just gorgeous. This is a rather unusual interview to see with an a-lister, I highly recommend it (thank you Vogue)....Read More

    Food for Thought by A Cranky Old Man

    Friday Frippery - How to start a movement