International Chocolate Day Nailed with 5pm

It's International Chocolate Day, so when you are eating that next bar, or that chocolate brownie, or chococlate mousse, or...well, you get the idea - why don't you have nails that match or at least complement? There is always time for a manicure, and there are always loads of great manicure deals on 5pm - so time to get that chocolate shade on your digits. At Tooran Nails & Beauty you can treat yourself to a Full Set Acrylic Nails with … [Read more...]

After Summer Offers from Time Bomb x QVC .. and 5pm

It's time for another QVC x Time Bomb massive deal -and this one really does have a whopping saving  - of 80 per cent on the RRP. The Après Summer Shimmer Collection also includes a new product  - the SHOW-OFF Shimmer Lotion. The deal will cost £43 + £4.95 P&P, and separately the products would actually cost £223.50. You will receive Complexion Cocktail With A Shot of B12 (100ml), Glory Days Day Cream (100ml), Smart Balm Eye Cream (15ml), … [Read more...]


It's the end of another month, that means another payday and time to treat yourself. You can always find a Big Deal at 5pm Spa and Beauty to suit - agreed? When it comes to pampering, it's all there, from pre-holiday waxing to a quick gel manicure, or a full body massage to whisk you away in your head, if you aren't actually going anywhere physical just yet. Let's start with this Big Deal Waxing Package at 200 SVS in Glasgow. This Big Deal is … [Read more...]

Bourjois La Laque Gel NEW polish

BOURJOIS launch a new alternative at-home to gel nails next week, La Laque Gel. GEL nails have to be the most popular nails around. As someone who loves to change her nail colour, I'm not the biggest fan, because being stuck with the same shade for a few weeks does annoy me. However, on the occasions I have indulged, I have loved my Shellac, and the ease of it - and not having to worry about chipping. I have tried a few 'at-home' gel nail kits, … [Read more...]

NEW Nails at Autograph M&S beauty

I love a new nail polish. I have literally DOZENS of bottles in a drawer, thanks to my job, of course, but even before I was a beauty writer, I was a nail polish junkie. Of course, they don't last forever, so you are allowed to treat yourself to a new one now and then. I also love having my nails done in a salon, but I do enjoy doing my own. When I was at beauty school (before I dropped out!), manicure was probably my favourite thing to … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to visit Absolut’s new beauty room

Very popular with 5pmers, Absolut Salon has just opened up a new beauty room and 5pm went along to take a look and get a couple of treatments. Here are five reasons why we think you should check it out too. 1. Therapist The therapist Lindsey is very personable and makes you feel at ease and comfortable during your treatments. She's very friendly and easy to talk to and keeps you informed of what she's doing in your treatment as well as giving … [Read more...]