If I was to force feed you a rich meat stew at 6 am, followed by a roast chicken an hour later, it's a definite possibility that your digestive system would rebel AND your energy levels would go into free fall. Similarly, there are reasons we don't (usually) hit the gym at 3 in the morning, nor ... Read More about Your skin’s 24-hour cycle (because for skincare, timing is EVERYTHING!)
After 9 years of the Oscars, 7 Cannes red carpets, 14 Paris fashion weeks, 16 London fashion weeks, 11 Milan fashion weeks, 12 New York fashion weeks, 64 film shoots, and an inestimable number of magazine beauty, fashion and covers, I have learnt that makeup artists and celebs turn to the strangest ... Read More about Weird beauty tips that work wonders
I have had a love-hate relationship with Karl Lagerfeld’s philosophy and pronouncements since the time I started looking at fashion sans rose-tinted glasses. “No one wants to see curvy women.” Really? “It would have been difficult to have an ugly daughter.” Honestly? “There's something ... Read More about Why I didn’t really like Karl Lagerfeld
As a compulsive beauty product hoarder (1,083 lipsticks and 479 perfumes at last count – so not kidding!), I am constantly faced with the battle between throwing out expired products (but that eyeshadow palette is sooooooooo pretty!!!!!!!) and not wanting to literally hurt my skin. Confession: ... Read More about Save or toss? What really happens when a beauty product expires
The internet is chock-a-block with beauty writers advising you to put lemon juice on your face. Why? The fruit's high levels of vitamin C, citric acids and antioxidants are perfect for busting dead skin cells, lightening age spots, getting rid of unwanted freckles and clearing up a tan, among other ... Read More about Why you should NEVER put pure lemon juice on your face. NEVER.