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...]