Buy 5PM Vouchers Now – Treat Yourself Later

The Coronavirus pandemic has closed the hair and beauty salons, but you can do your bit to make sure they open again by buying Gift Vouchers. Keep businesses like 5pm and its salons ticking over  - and have a much-needed salon treat when the virus has gone, and normal life is resumed. Vouchers are valid for a year, so you can gift now - to yourself or a loved one - and treat yourself later. You can buy vouchers in denominations of £10 and … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day 5pm Treats

It's Mother's Day on Sunday, and it might be a little different from other years with the current coronavirus pandemic. As my mum is over 70, I really shouldn't spend much time with her this weekend, or take her out, as planned, for Afternoon Tea. If you find yourself in the same position, it might be an idea to buy mum a voucher for a real treat she can take later in the year when things are, hopefully, back to normal. There are loads of deals … [Read more...]

5pm Beauty Fixes for Friday 13th

If you are feeling a little down on your luck beauty-wise this Friday 13th don't despair! 5pm Spa and Beauty has something for every beauty woe - from lacklustre skin to lank hair, to nails that have been gnawed. And the best bit is they're all at brilliant prices, as ever. We've highlighted a few of them here, for five particular beauty woes, but whatever you are looking for, go take a look!   LACKLUSTRE SKIN If your skin is feeling a … [Read more...]

Facial Fun with 5pm and Estee Lauder Essence

This new Estee Lauder Micro Essence with Sakura Ferment is £79. That's not a cheap product. It's a really light essence-in-lotion, which Lauder say will 'work deep within the skin's surface to stabilise the skin and reveal an angelic glow'.  Infused with Sakura Ferment, this innovative formula with double-flowered cherry blossoms from Japan and sake lees fermented with cherry yeast creates skin that feels soothed and supple. A lot of work has … [Read more...]

Big Beauty Deals for Spring

It's the end of another month - almost, as February has another day this year, don't forget! But it's time to think about treating yourself once again for making it through another month - and a pretty crazy one weather-wise. Perhaps time to indulge in a Spa Treatment + Prosecco in the luxurious Fairmont St Andrews hotel?  Enjoying a glorious coastal setting on a 520-acre estate, this is the perfect location for a day of pampering - and that's … [Read more...]

Caudalie’s New Vinosculpt and 5pm Body Care

Caudalie launches a new body product next month - the Vinosculpt Lift & Firm Body Cream. It's a natural body sculpting product, a firming solution that targets four areas that need a little bit firming and lifting assistance. Apply it every morning, and let it do its magic. Use it on the arms, bust, stomach, and buttocks. Did you know that between the ages of 28 and 54, skin firmness decreases by 27 per cent, and these are the main areas … [Read more...]

Alcoholic Jellies – and some LOVEly 5pm deals for Valentine’s Day

I love gummy bears - but now I love alcoholic gummies even more - thanks to Smith & Sinclair, who sent me a fab box of them to try. Called The Party Selection, there's Elderflower Spritz, Passion Fruit Mojito, Pineapple Bellini and Mandarin (Aperol-style) spritz. They're all made with premium spirits, fresh fruit, herbs and syrups, mixed and coated with garnish infused sugars, and each holds a subtle kick at just 7% - about half a shot of … [Read more...]

Pink Hair Don’t Care – 5pm Hair Deals

I've had pink hair since December. It's my second foray into the #pinkhairdontcare brigade, and I love it. If you feel like a bold colour change, then make an appointment here at 5pm Spa and Beauty and become the hair colour you should be! I was also just kindly gifted this conditioner and shampoo duo to use in between colour appointments to brighten up my pink. I think it's maybe a bit darker than my pink - the photo on the left is after using … [Read more...]

End of January Big Beauty Deals

It's the end of January. Finally! Spring is coming, payday is here, and it's time to treat yourself. There are loads of Big Deals on 5pm Spa and Beauty that will give you a post-January boost - and help kick those blues into touch! How about a Choc Scrub and Massage at 200 SVS in Glasgow? You can take this deal for one or two - maybe a nice Valentine's treat? This is a super-sweet treat. First up, you will slip into a fluffy robe, unwind on a … [Read more...]

Face Mask for Men with Beards!

Sometimes beauty products land on my desk that seem a bit absurd. This was one of them - the New Skinbuddy mask for men with beards. Granted it does look a bit mad, but there's method to the madness! Facial sheet masks are one of the most popular and effective treatments to help improve the appearance of the skin through hydration – and are used to help with ageing, targeting fine lines, wrinkles, and dryness. Most conventional sheet masks are … [Read more...]