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How Vitamin C supplements can benefit your skin

You might have noticed that vitamin C is a common ingredient in a lot of skin care treatments. The reason for this is that this vitamin provides a very effective shield against the sun and has a number of beneficial effects on the skin. By increasing the amount of vitamin C in your diet or taking vitamin C supplements, you can enjoy these excellent benefits.  What are the benefits that vitamin C offers the ...

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How to look 10 years younger in 10 minutes

Forget surgery, sometimes all it takes is some clever make-up and a bit of grooming to get you looking 10 years younger in a matter of minutes!   Tinted moisturiser It might be tempting to think that hiding behind a mask of make-up will disguise your age, but in fact the reverse is true – nothing looks more youthful than a fresh complexion – and it’s fairly easy to fake. First of all, forget thick foun ...

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The benefits of using muslin face cloths to cleanse your skin

Skin cleansing is an essential part of personal hygiene and should never be compromised. The daily build up of environmental pollution, grime and grease, as well as makeup accumulates over the skin’s surface and can ultimately lead to clogged pores, acne, black heads, excessive dead skin cells and dull skin complexion. Regardless of your skin type, proper deep cleansing not only prompts dry skin to become h ...

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4 easy steps to getting flip flop ready feet at home

It’s time to go bare…..Poor toes spend all winter imprisoned in boots. Now that strappy-sandal season is upon us, it's time to pamper your feet to get the flip flop ready. Step 1 - Exfoliate Get rid of those dead skin cells and give your feet a new lease of life. Pull your first foot out of the foot bath and wet your leg up to your knee. Using a granular foot scrub like Bare Foot lemon and sage/peppermint a ...

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What to wear if you’re the mother of the bride this wedding season

Are you a mother of the bride or mother of the groom this year? With wedding season getting closer, and with such a special role to play, it’s time to start thinking about what to wear. No doubt you’ve helped so much with the wedding planning you’ve had little time to think about yourself! So Jacques Vert has put together some hints and tips on the perfect wedding fashion to help inspire you to pick somethi ...

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Summer 2014 footwear trends: Return of the flats

Summer 2014 heralds great news for your feet with the return of flat footwear as a key fashion trend. Even Victoria Beckham, rarely before seen gracing anything lower than a three inch heel, was this spring spotted working a YSL lace up monochrome brogue. It should be no surprise when you think about it - fashionable flats are the ideal way to achieve style with comfort for the modern woman. Tottering in he ...

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Eye lifts without surgery?

When you hear about ‘Vampire Lifts’ and ‘Dracula Therapy’ you will either be put off or intrigued, but you can’t deny that being offered something that will naturally produce new collagen in your skin is really appealing.  This article explains the science behind blood based skin repair treatments. The medical term for these treatments is Platelet Rich Plasma, (PRP), and involves extracting growth cells fro ...

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Perfect your mid season wardrobe with some great footwear options

With spring not quite yet sprung, but hopefully not too far around the corner, shoes are a great way to update your mid-season wardrobe without over-straining the purse strings. As we look ahead to a new season, many of us assume we need to splash out on a whole new wardrobe of clothes, but by choosing a couple of smart footwear options and accessories you can get more mileage out of your colder weather clo ...

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Spring into the latest trends

The sun is shining (occasionally) and the days are getting longer – this can only mean one thing; spring is coming, bringing with it the new season trends. But what to wear, and how to wear it? Well, take it from us, this spring/summer will be all about pretty Pastels, eye-catching Brights & Florals and dressing for a fashion battle with the full force of Tribal. A huge fan of the Pastels trend, designe ...

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Protect your skin against sun damage

Spring has almost sprung, and although it may not be very warm, the sun is still out Over the last 40 years, the incidence of some skin cancers has increased by 400%.  Dermatologists are highly trained in recognising and treating these conditions, and there is plenty of information out there. But what about the other forms of sun damage – the precancerous lesions? Here is our guide of what to look out for i ...

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