Benefit New Brow Styler and 5pm Brow Deals

Benefit has firmly established itself as the 'brow brand' of the UK and today adds ANOTHER brow product to its arsenal. Your brows will always be 'on fleek' if you are near a Benefit counter! This new Brow Styler is a 2-in-1 wax-pencil & powder for multiple brow looks. You can go for soft and full using the powder, clean and shaped using the wax-pencil, and bold and defined by combining the wax-pencil and the powder. The wax-pencil … [Read more...]

On-Trend Beauty with 5pm Deals

There is always a new trend in the beauty world. From treatments, to products, to hair colours, and nail techniques, it's hard to keep up with the latest must-have looks and beauty styles. In terms of ingredients, the latest to hit the top of the on-trend list is Cica, or Tiger Grass, or Centella Asiatica. Grown on the island of Madagascar, it's a medicinal herb, and is called Tiger Grass because Tigers apparently love to roll in it to heal … [Read more...]

5PM BIG beauty deals

It's a new season, time for something new. Maybe you need a new haircut, those overgrown brows looking at, or just fancy trying a new beauty treatment - party lashes, perhaps?! Whatever you fancy, treat yourself, and do it with one of the brilliant Big Deals available at the moment on 5pm. First up, Party Lashes and HD Brows at Iconic Hair, Beauty & Nails Salon in Glasgow. This Big Deal is £19. HD Brows use a whopping seven steps, … [Read more...]

Brows, brows, brows!

Frida Kahlo is as famous for her monobrow as her art. Her art was mostly of herself, right enough, so that famous brow featured a lot. She created it with a little help from a Revlon brow pencil - you can see it, and a whole collection of her belongings, including makeup and clothes, at the current V&A Exhibition - Frida: Making Herself Up - in London. One week to go until Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up opens! Tickets for the … [Read more...]

Brow time with MAC

Brows. They're big beauty news. And bigger. But not huge. Let's hope the days of over-bold, HD brows are over, agreed? But I do love a bit of a structured brow, and, therefore, a brow product. MAC has launched two new products that will hit counters next week. One of them, the Shape & Shade Brow Tint, sort of scares me. I haven't tried it, but I have one on the way so I will update soon! .   A liquid brow liner on one … [Read more...]

Beauty Adventures: HD Brows and LVL Lashes

The rise of the eyebrow is one of the most surprising beauty trends in recent years. Thanks to Cara Delevingne, the days of a thin, well plucked line are gone and the trend is now for a strong well defined brow. Regardless of your own brow preferences, beauty therapists have always stressed the importance of properly groomed eyebrows. A well looked after brow can transform your face, accent your eyes and compliment the contours of your … [Read more...]