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Father's Day Gifts: Grooming Products Dads Will Love (For Under £55)

If you’re struggling to pick the perfect gift for Father’s Day then play it safe with a grooming product.  Men’s beauty has never been in better shape and according to eBay one in six Brits will buy their dads grooming related products this year, making it the second most popular gift (behind alcohol). From luxurious moisturisers and energising shave creams to timeless folding ...

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Tourettes Awareness Day: What people living with Tourette’s Syndrome want you to know

Blinking is a common tic for many people with Tourettes. (Picture: Getty/Shestock) Today is Tourette’s Syndrome Awareness Day. Over 300,000 children and adults are thought to be living with the neurological condition in the UK and it is estimated one schoolchild in every 100 is affected, according to Tourettes Action. Despite this, there’s a lot of misinformation about what Tourette’s ...

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Dog who flunked police training lands a job in government

(Picture: Governor of Queensland) Gavel the German Shepherd pup wasn’t quite up to scratch as a police dog. How manic bipolar episodes have caused my impulsive hair changes The police found that he was simply too friendly and sociable to be work on the force, preferring to snuggle with strangers rather than catch criminals. He flunked out of the police ...

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What is Universal Credit? How applying for benefits destroyed my life

Universal Credit is advertised as ‘welfare that works’ or ‘making work pay’. Those slogans couldn’t be any further from the truth. When I read them for the first time, I laughed. What else can you do? It’s laugh or cry, and trust me, Universal Credit makes you want to do more than cry. It makes you want to give up ...

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Heidi Klum And Lidl Have Created An 'Affordable, High End' Fashion Collection

The supermodel has helped to design a range that is ‘accessible for everyone’, according to the German supermarket. The businesswoman has already made a name for herself as a designer with her successful self-titled lingerie and swimwear collections. “Lidl is known for making quality products at affordable prices and I’m proud to partner with them on this fashion collaboration,” Klum said.  ...

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Andrea McLean’s Tips For Hair And Makeup With Staying Power

Sometimes we spend what feels like ages perfecting our makeup look each morning. Base, blush, eyes, lips and hair. And we look fabulous for about five minutes – only to leave the house and feel like our makeup masterpiece has melted by the time we’ve gotten to work, the result of hot/wet weather or a particularly cramped commute. Since we ...

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A Model With A Rare Genetic Disorder Is Taking The Fashion World By Storm

Melanie Gaydos, a model with a rare genetic disorder is breaking down barriers in the world of fashion.  Born with the genetic disorder Ectodermal Dysplasia – which prevents teeth, nails, pores, cartilage and bones from properly developing – Gaydos hasn’t allowed it to restrict her ambitions.  From Jillian Mercado to Caitin Stickels, Gaydos is just one of many models who are challenging ...

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Fighting Climate Change With Your Wardrobe

If, like many, you are left feeling disheartened by the recent decision of President Trump to pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement, you might be also feeling powerless about what each of us can do about climate change. And yet surprisingly, your wardrobe might be a good place to start. Did you know that the purchase ...

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Baywatch-Inspired Swimwear Is Red Hot This Summer: Here's 11 Of The Best Swimsuits

Baywatch is back and so too are red hot swimsuits.  With the hugely popular remake of 80’s classic Baywatch hitting cinemas last month in the UK, the scarlet-hued swimsuit is experiencing something of a rebirth in 2017.  Lyst has reported a 97% increase in searches for ‘red swimsuit’ over the last six months, while on eBay one red swimsuit has ...

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The Innovative Cruelty-Free Materials That Will Replace Leather

“Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable, we must alter it every six months”, said Oscar Wilde. And change has become synonymous with the fashion industry: nowhere do things change as swiftly as they do in the world of fashion. What’s trendy today is old news tomorrow, and if it’s not innovative, then fashion doesn’t want it. With that ...

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