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I struggled with hair loss but now my hair is stronger than ever – here’s how

I struggled with hair loss but now my hair is stronger than ever – here’s how

[ad_1] As a South Asian girl, you might think hair oiling is embedded into my beauty routine. This is partly true, but only when I head to Bangladesh for long summers. When I’m at home in London, not so much.  Over the years, my beauty regime has become rushed and I always look for simple and quick fixes. But when my hair started to fall out rapidly, I knew I had to change my routine.  I ditched shampoos with sulphate in and had endless blood tests, but I still had no idea why I was losing so much hair.  I made hair oiling a regular part of my routine Hair loss I hated seeing the clumps of loose strands on my hairbrush, so I turned to my ancestors for inspiration and decided to add hair oiling back to my haircare routine, in the hope of saving my strands.  Hair oiling My first foray into oiling was with coconut oil; my mum would massage the oil into my hair and scalp, always reminding me, “This is …

10 best moisturisers for dry skin: Hydrating moisturizers tried & tested

10 best moisturisers for dry skin: Hydrating moisturizers tried & tested

[ad_1] Moisturiser is without a doubt the most important factor in any skincare routine, so finding the right one to match your skin type is key. Those with dry skin will understand the struggle of maintaining a hydrated complexion throughout the year, but there are plenty of options around that are specifically designed to keep dry and flaky skin at bay.  With so many moisturizers for dry skin on the market right now, it can be hard to figure out which one to choose. That’s why we’ve spoken to the experts, Dermatologist Dr Alexis Granite and Elizabeth Arden Training Manager Craig van der Merwe, who have given their industry knowledge on the best moisturisers for dry skin, along with advice on how to manage your skin type. The HELLO! shopping Team has also weighed in, sharing the hydrating products they can’t live without, from Clinique to Charlotte Tilbury, CeraVe, and more.  What to look for in a moisturiser for dry skin Skincare expert Craig van der Merwe told us: “Hydration in a moisturiser is all …

Michelle Pfeiffer’s DIY makeover at 66 highlights all natural beauty

Michelle Pfeiffer’s DIY makeover at 66 highlights all natural beauty

[ad_1] Michelle Pfeiffer left her fans spellbound with a series of Instagram posts showcasing her ageless beauty and sophisticated style.  At 66, the Golden Globe winner radiated timeless grace, proving once again why she remains a fixture in the pantheon of film and fashion. In one captivating image, Michelle, the founder and creative director of the clean beauty brand Henry Rose, smiled serenely from the backseat of a car.  Her look was the epitome of understated elegance with minimal makeup enhancing her natural beauty and her blonde locks styled straight, cascading gently over her shoulders. Another snapshot featured Michelle in a chic ensemble reflected in a mirror—an artistic self-portrait that highlighted her impeccable taste in fashion.  © InstagramMichelle looks incredible at 66 She was dressed in loosely fitted gray pants paired with a cream-colored button-up blouse and a sleek black blazer, accessorized with a pair of classic sunglasses. The scene was set against a backdrop of beautiful white flowers, adding a touch of serenity to the stylish tableau. Fans were quick to flood the comments section …

Miss Hawaii USA Savannah Gankiewicz Named Miss USA 2023 After Noelia Voigt’s Resignation

Miss Hawaii USA Savannah Gankiewicz Named Miss USA 2023 After Noelia Voigt’s Resignation

[ad_1] Miss Hawaii USA Savannah Gankiewicz has been named Miss USA 2023 following Noelia Voigt’s resignation earlier this week. “I fully support and respect Noelia’s decision to step down, and I stand in solidarity with mental health awareness,” Gankiewicz, 28, said in a statement shared to the Miss USA website on Thursday. “I accept the crown knowing that I have been uplifted by my supporters, family, friends, and the people of Hawaii throughout this journey. I accept this title on their behalf.” On her own Instagram page, Gankiewicz shared a longer message about her decision to accept the crown and her support for Voigt, who announced on Monday that she would be stepping down from her post in order to prioritize her mental health.  “Please know that my decision to accept the Miss USA crown was not one that was made lightly,” wrote Gankiewicz, who will be crowned on Wednesday, May 15. “I stand with Noelia and admire her strength to step down and prioritize her mental health. Noelia, it was the honor of a lifetime to share the stage with …

Dyson Launches New Supersonic Nural Hair Dryer: Pricing, Release Date

Dyson Launches New Supersonic Nural Hair Dryer: Pricing, Release Date

[ad_1] If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, The Hollywood Reporter may receive an affiliate commission. Dyson is honing in on scalp health for a new smart edition of its bestselling (and Beyoncé-loved) hair dryer. Now available at Dyson’s website, the Supersonic Nural hair dryer ($500) is engineered to prevent damage to the scalp and hair by auto-adjusting the temperature. It comes with five smart attachments suitable for every type of hair texture, including a brand-new two-in-one Wave+Curl diffuser designed to “enhance natural waves and curls,” a wide-toothed comb that helps to shape and lengthen curly and coily hair, a flyaway attachment, a styling concentrator for precise drying and a gentle air attachment for up-close styling. Among the impressive new features is the Time of Flight laser sensor that measures the distance from the scalp, and keeps the temperature at an optimal 131 degrees Fahrenheit. There’s also an automatic pausing that turns down the heat and airflow when the hair dryer is set down on a surface. …

Let’s Make-Up: the new beauty launches to have on your radar in May 2024

Let’s Make-Up: the new beauty launches to have on your radar in May 2024

[ad_1] Nuxe’s Huile Prodigieuse is the definition of a cult product. The multitasking formula coats your skin, face and body with nourishing and restorative oils. It was created back in 1998 and has stood the test of time – in fact, one sells every seven seconds worldwide. While its quick-drying finish makes it easy to slot into your routine, its addictive aroma is likely what will keep you coming back for more. There are three fragrances; the original, Neroli and Florale – and it’s the latter that has caught our attention this month. The new addition to the collection takes the Florale scent and steps it up a few notches with ultra-fine natural-origin pearl particles. The glimmering element offers a natural glow when applied to the body. It has the same vegan formula as its predecessors, harnesses the power of seven botanical oils including tsubaki, macadamia, argan, borage, camellia, hazelnut and sweet almond and is brimming with antioxidant power. The beautiful scent combines notes of grapefruit, orange blossom and magnolia with a white musk base. …

The unsexy skincare products everyone needs, according to TikTok

The unsexy skincare products everyone needs, according to TikTok

[ad_1] When it comes to skincare, we’ve all been guilty of falling for the lure of beautiful packaging and extravagant formulas.  But, slathering on an expensive cream or indulging in a treatment that promises to renew your skin like nothing that’s come before is all very well until you discover the product doesn’t work or worse, aggravates your skin. That’s where unsexy skincare products triumph.  It seems like a new must-have product is launched everyday but some are experiencing the side effects of incorporating too many steps into their routine. Inflammatory conditions like perioral dermatitis, which Hailey Bieber recently opened up about, are on the rise but most of us think we’re helping the skin by adding in even more products like acid toners, face masks and essences. Skincare addicts are catching on to the pros guidance of stripping back your routine though, as views of ‘unsexy skincare’ on TikTok have shot up recently by 103.57%. READ: What is Botox in a bottle? 7 best serums to shop now MORE: How to look less tired: …

3D nail art is going to be huge this summer as proven by Gigi Hadid, Janelle Monáe and Teyana Taylor

3D nail art is going to be huge this summer as proven by Gigi Hadid, Janelle Monáe and Teyana Taylor

[ad_1] The eagle-eyed among you might have noticed that 3D nail art dominated the Met Gala mani landscape, and we are putting all bets on it being a standout trend for this season.  While a timeless French tip is one of the more practical options when it comes to nail art, a 3D look is perfect for a special occasion –  just ask Gigi Hadid.  As usual, the model has made it to the top of our inspo list, along with Janelle Monáe and Teyana Taylor, who also opted for the maximalist manicure.  “We’re going to see a lot of 3D and textured manis for SS24,” explains Tinu Bello, celebrity manicurist and senior brand ambassador for Mylee. “The nail art will be hyper-feminine with base layers of creamy and transparent pink, adorned with bows, diamanté hearts, gems and flowers. The look is totally bespoke – make it dainty with carefully placed individual crystals or go all out with 3D adornments and a glitter finish.” Here’s a close up of some of our favourite 3D nail …

Exclusive: Yasmin Le Bon shares refreshing approach to ageing and best midlife beauty tips

Exclusive: Yasmin Le Bon shares refreshing approach to ageing and best midlife beauty tips

[ad_1] Rising to prominence as one of the leading supermodels of the 1980s, Yasmin Le Bon continues to enjoy a high-profile modelling career, with her youthful looks and natural radiance still in demand by leading fashion brands across the world.  And now she is celebrating a new role and the concept of ageless beauty as the face of Gold Collagen’s latest supplement Forte Ageless, for which none of the campaign imagery has been retouched. Created using a pioneering new collagen formula to optimise wellbeing in midlife and beyond, Yasmin, 59, is the perfect choice. Yasmin shares her exciting new career move Take our poll: Yasmin will mark 40 years in her relationship with Simon Le Bon, lead singer of Duran Duran, this year. She is a proud mother to daughters Amber, Tallulah and Saffron, and a grandmother to Skye and Taro who call her “Zsa Zsa, like Gabor”. She continues to turn heads with her striking brown eyes, glossy shoulder-length hair and fresh-faced beauty. When questioned on what it means to be ageless, Yasmin replies …

9 new skincare product launches this summer: 2024’s Trending moisturisers, eye patches, serums & more

9 new skincare product launches this summer: 2024’s Trending moisturisers, eye patches, serums & more

[ad_1] The pace of the beauty industry is on par with Formula 1– blink and a new product has whizzed past, promising speedy results and winning awards left, right and centre. It can actually be quite overwhelming, and when I go into a Boots or a Sephora these days I often feel frozen by too much choice. It certainly helps when TikTok stars and Instagram influencers shine a light on new products or deep dive into a skincare ingredient but if you are in need of inspiration, I’m here to help with some key MVPs of the skincare industry right now. It’s time to break free from repeat buying and try something new and exciting whether it’s a new moisturiser, a face mask, or a TikTok viral viral serum (the snail mucin craze isn’t going anywhere!).  How we chose the best new skincare buys  Trending: Whether it’s on TikTok or Instagram, or flagged within the beauty landscape of beauty journalists, we’ve explored the evolving landscape of beauty trends influenced by top trending ingredients. Cultural influence also plays …