You’ve heard the saying ‘summer bodies are made in the winter’, right? Well, here’s our verdict: all bodies are summer bodies as long as the sun is shining. However, it’s a fact that body sculpting treatments become more popular in winter, for the simple reason that they make some people feel more confident ahead of swimsuit season.
Wedding season is making a comeback for summer ‘21. It seems that the days of cancelling or postponing nuptials may, at last, be coming to an end. For some couples, that might mean fast-tracking plans to waltz down the aisle pronto. For others, a play-it-safe 2022 wedding date could mean there’s time to delve into the finer details.
There’s a reason Vitamin C was the most searched skincare ingredient on Google last year. When it comes to results, this beauty hero is one of the most versatile saviours out there. Loaded with benefits – from fading acne scars to bolstering skin’s defences – it can be found in serums, moisturisers, masks and supercharged facials. . Consider it skincare’s all-rounder.
When was the last time you blitzed through 24,000 sit-ups in a 30-minute session? Or gritted your teeth through 24,000 thigh-sculpting squats? Don’t be alarmed; these are trick questions. We know it’s physically impossible to reach those reps.
While an ever-growing raft of concealers is making it easier than ever to disguise tired eyes, dark circles are still the biggest beauty bugbear for 25% of us. That comes above wrinkles, blemishes, dullness, and a whole host of other skincare woes.
It’s summer’s cruelest catch 22: just as silk shirts, camis and dresses come back in style, a heat wave dashes our sartorial dreams by sending temperatures sky-high. We all know sweat and silk aren’t a match made in heaven, just like sweat and… well, any fabric really.
Have you heard of ‘tweakments’ yet? It’s the name beauty experts are using for subtle aesthetics; the treatments that refine and ‘tweak’ your features without transforming how you look.
We all know that a sweep of contour powder works wonders at sculpting skin. A gentle dusting under cheekbones or along the jawline takes your complexion from lacklustre to lifted in seconds.
Are you suffering from ‘tech neck’? It might sound like the latest launch from Apple, but the reality is far less covetable. In fact, it’s a pain in the neck – quite literally.