Winter skincare strategies

Winter is here, bringing with it the annual battle against chapped lips and flaky skin. Every year we find ourselves sloughing on extra servings of the same old products, hoping to fend off the dreaded winter dryness. But to really give your skin the hydration it's craving at...
Sensitive soles? Tough skin on your tootsies? Pounding the pavement can wreak havoc on your feet and make training a painful experience. Here’s our guide to beating the most common runner’s ailments and revitalising your feet. The problem: black toenailsThis is the result of ill-fitting footwear (too tight or...

Varicose vein treatment

Do you have unsightly leg veins that make you shudder at the thought of getting your legs out in summer? H&F Chief sub Emma Lewis got hers checked out… I have pale Celtic skin, so unluckily for me, any imperfections show up quite obviously. I have a patch of...

The big beauty backlash

Over the past few years clever skincare has come on leaps and bounds.  Beauty products now come as a result of years of laboratory research by scientists. From hyaluronic acid to reservatrol, 2014’s beauty buzzwords reaffirmed that skincare and technology go firmly hand in hand. Whilst we can’t,...
Start as you mean to go on this New Year with Tints of Nature hair care range. Manufactured in the heart of the New Forest, using natural and certified organic ingredients which powerfully hydrate and nourish hair, Tints of Nature hair care range provides the ultimate selection of...
Your skin is the mirror to your health and wellbeing so it’s also the first organ to show the signs of ageing. You can’t stop the clock or avoid the ageing process but, by introducing a few good daily habits, such as the 10 revealed here, you can...
We’re all familiar with the dangers of when it comes to fine lines and wrinkles, but have you ever considered what your daily journey to work might be doing to your skin? A pioneering study on skin ageing and pollution, from the Journal for Investigative Dermatology, shows that air...
Want to fight the winter freeze? Pull on your apron and whip up these delicious beauty treats! When the going gets cold, the moisture gets going - and we all dash to the beauty counters for the latest hydrating masks, creams and more. But, hey, if you can make your...

Guilt free beauty treats

If you’re on a health kick, streamlining your diet is the first step to reaching your goals. Out goes the caffeine, sugar, salt and carbs, and in comes the fresh fruit and veg, healthy fats, lean meat and wholegrains. Hey, it’s a good plan – but don’t ditch...

New Year, New Routine!

Christmas may be over, but January isn’t all doom and gloom. The dawn of the new year is the perfect time to re-evaluate and reboot to set you up for the months ahead. You may have already put new workout goals or diet must-dos in place, but what about your...