Beauty

Flights can make your skin look dull and tired because air at high altitudes has less moisture, making the cabin air dry. Invest in good Vitamin E moisturisers, lip butters and drink water throughout your journey, suggest experts. Shikhee Agrawal, Head Trainer at The Body Shop and Shahnaz Husain, CEO...
You shouldn’t make them harder by making your bleary-eyed self attempt a 27-step hair and makeup tutorial. That said, in some jobs, you might want to put your best face forward. And that’s fine! But that doesn’t mean you have to set your alarm an hour earlier every morning. If...
"Cartier invented the wristwatch," Mr Pierre Raniero, the company's director of image, style and heritage, declared as he sat down in his office in a surprisingly nondescript building in central Paris. However, few things are entirely clear in the watch world: Breguet, Patek Philippe and Girard-Perregaux all say they produced...
These days, it seems that there's a tea for every ailment. Anxiety, bloating, and allergies can all be assuaged with an herbal concoction designed to support your internal systems. So it's interesting that, in the last year or so, there's been a surge of "beauty teas" to hit the...
Sometimes your mane looks absolutely amazing and sometimes it looks like a serious mess. Even if you have a tried and tested routine and use the same tools, products and techniques every day, the results are different. We turned to beauty and hair expert Janet Fernandez to tell us...
After reading numerous articles on what the hot beauty trends of 2018 will be, according to the wise voices of Vogue, Stylecaster, Flare, and the good old Pinterest predictions list, I have to say I'm pleased to see how many fit into the TreeHugger ethos. Gone are the makeup-heavy,...
Brand loyalty in beauty is no joke. Some women use the same product for decades and have no interest trying anything else. There are also those women who choose to shop for their all their beauty must-haves at one store, and one store only. It might be because their goal is to...
Some of you may remember the #NoPoo movement, which, contrary to its worrisome name, is actually about not using shampoo. The idea is that traditional shampoos are fairly harsh on your hair and disrupt your scalp pH, so you just skip them altogether—washing your hair with just water instead....
There’s no shortage of exotic oils and flowers in shampoos and stylers, but only a handful of natural ingredients can actually make your hair healthier — and they’re not the sexy-looking orchids that get top billing on the front of the bottle. “Because of the composition of hair and...
Beauty. When you hear this word, what images does your mind conjure up? Most people think of external features. I admit I often neglect internal beauty in lieu of visions of a perfectly winged eyeliner, highlights and a dress tailored to a T. This New Year, I am focusing...

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