Fork-ing out for a facial?

If there’s an unusual anti-ageing treatment, it’s no surprise that pop star Madonna is one of the first in line to snap it up. But when it comes to one of the latest wheezes, it IS a bit startling to find that the usually down-to-earth TV presenter Kate Garraway has jumped on the bandwagon. The skin tightening treatment in question has become known as the ‘fork facial’, although, to be fair, it is more scientific than it sounds. You can […]

Terrible Tattoos and What To Do

February contains a significant date for so many of us: casually known as ‘V Day’, but more romantically by its full name of ‘Valentine’s Day’, it offers so many possibilities. Even if you’ve chosen to celebrate it with a romantic meal, a relaxing ‘spa day for two’ or a fun trip out together, there can surely be no more appropriate way to mark it than by popping the question? We’ve all read about the many unusual ways people have chosen […]

It’s a ‘pore’ show if your skin’s not right!

What is it that makes you think you need some sort of facial treatment? For many of us, we’d probably say ‘wrinkles’. It’s no secret that social media has got us all comparing (often unfavourably) our looks with those of our friends and of famous people, and we’re not shy about commenting on someone else’s wrinkly complexion. And even if we’re just popping into a supermarket to buy some potatoes, the bigger stores usually have a cosmetics section, where we’re […]