Riches to rags

Nastasia Urbano 57, who once made  “ a million dollars a year for only 20 days work for four years” fronted campaigns alongside supermodels was the face of Yves Saint Lauren’s Opium perfume. She even dined with Andy Warhol and Jack Nicholson in the 1980s. She was signed by Ford Models Agency and has now…

Sharp surge in trans children changing names in UK

  The UK Deed Poll Service has seen a sharp rise in the number of parent paying £35 to alter their child’s title from “Miss to Master” or “Master to Miss” in the past five years, with at least one child under-16-year-old making the change every day. These changes are followed by the renouncing of…

Banish your dark circles under your eyes

Charlotte Tilbury the Retoucher Conceal and Treat Stick inspired by the “magic retoucher pen of the professional photographer, a breakthrough concealer that makes imperfections disappear with the click of a button. Retoucher contains a radical Lipo-siliconic compound and special elastomer pearls, it creates a natural healing veil of colour that blends with your natural skin…

Are you ready for festive season!

The party season is (almost) upon us…. think busy diaries, late nights and lots of sparkle with flutes of champagne! Now is the perfect time to start stocking up on beauty essentials to see you through the next few months. But where to start? Obviously lots of water and sleep are a must (you’ll never regret…

Autumn is here!

The Autumn months are known for having beautiful weather that features abundant sunshine coupled with cool, crisp temperatures. You might think that your skin would naturally radiate beauty and health in these gorgeous conditions, but the unfortunate reality is that autumn weather can be difficult on your skin. After all, the air may be drier…

Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn in talcum powder cancer case

A Jury in Missouri, USA has ordered  Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn to 22 women claiming that the company’s talcum powder caused them to develop ovarian cancer. Of the 22 women represented in this case, six have died from ovarian cancer already. Their lawyers alleged that the company knew its talc was contaminated with…

Kylie Jenner “the youngest self-made billionaire

Kylie Jenner, former Keeping with the Kardashians star is worth $900m (£680m) at the age of 20 according to Forbes and named her “the youngest-ever self-made billionaire”. Kylie launched a cosmetics firm two years ago. Forbes describes her famous pout “ What her half-sister Kim Kardashian West did for booty, Jenner has done for full…

High pollen levels and how to do your makeup

Most of us prefer to face the world every morning with a layer of cosmetics, but if you’re devoted to your foundation and mascara wand the hot weather can spell disaster.  I am a hayfever sufferer and as we all know that pollen levels are soaring through the roof as well as the high temperatures…

Calvin Klein forever Eternity

One of the world’s leading lifestyle brands, Calvin Klein is synonymous with authentic modern minimalist style. Everything it creates —clothing, accessories, home design—becomes a timeless classic. The label’s award-winning fragrances are no exception. Calvin Klein’s portfolio of bold and iconic scents continues to redefine the world of perfume. With summer now firmly in full swing…