Category archives: Editors' Picks

Beauty Q&A: Ole Henriksen on nourishing dry skin

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We met with LA-based skincare guru Ole Henriksen to talk about avoiding winter dryness, what you should eat to moisturise from the inside out, and were let in on an insider skincare trick that requires ice cubes only.  Last week we talked about the ideal regime for sensitive skin , peels, and the bare minimum really busy gals need to do to have perfect sk[...]

Object of Desire: Tom Ford Velvet Orchid

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Feast your eyes on Velvet Orchid, the glamorous new fragrance by Tom Ford. Velvet Orchid is an ‘Oriental Floral’ that lavishes you in luxury. With just one spritz, the addictive notes of Bergamot, Mandarin, Succan absolute and Honey blended with Turkish Rose Oil, Jasmine, Purple Orchid, Orange Blossom, Myrrh, Sandalwood, and Vanilla, will seduce you. F[...]

Get the Look: Highlighting & Contouring by Estee Lauder

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Learn insider tips and tricks by Estee Lauder and create the looks you want in just 3 minutes. Highlight & Contour A magic wand for sculpted cheekbones – your everyday highlighting pen. This shading secret puts the ‘E’ in ‘Easy’. The key to a natural looking bronze is to hit all the points where the sun would naturally kiss your face: the to[...]

#Beauty Spotlight on...handbag must-haves

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This week we’re putting the #BeautySpotlight on handbag beauty must-haves. We all love a bit of a nosy around other people’s handbags especially when it’s to find out what beauty essentials they use to keep them looking their best all day long. Here are a few products that staff at Debenhams HQ ‘can’t live without’. Rosie Fayle, Junior Graphic D[...]

Fabulous new fragrances for her

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Autumn/Winter is upon us, so what better excuse to see in the new season with a fabulous new scent. Around this time of year, fragrances tend to be richer, spicier and more intense so they feel warm on the skin. I’ve sniffed out the best scents for her in our ultimate fragrance edit. YSL Opium Black  YSL has introduced the new Rock ‘n’ Roll interpretation [...]

New Arrival: Pulp Fiction by Urban Decay

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Girls want to be her, guys want to date her and everyone wants to dance like her. Mrs Mia Wallace, played by the stunning Uma Thurman from the iconic film Pulp Fiction is one of those characters that inspires women of all ages. Who can forget that super-sleek black bob, sultry eyes and perfect red pout? Enviable much? We are. To celebrate the film’s tw[...]

Festival Beauty Guide

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Festival beauty is just as important as festival chic, so we’ve gone beauty savvy to bring you a field-fabulous guide to looking good. Before you leave * Whether it’s plucking, threading or waxing, now’s the time to tidy up the brows and get rid of upper lip hair. * Tinting your eyelashes and dying your brows will save time on applying mascara and pencili[...]

Have Yourself a Precious Little Christmas with Dior

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In the world of beauty when Dior reveal their Christmas collection it's time to get into the festive mood. So, I'm pleased to announce that the stunning Dior Golden Winter Collection is now available in store and online. Inspired by Versailles on Christmas Eve, Dior has created one of the most precious make up collections of the season. Discover pure opule[...]

New Advanced Genifique by Lancome

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Just when you thought it couldn't get any better Lancôme introduces the New Advanced Génifique. Inspired by cutting-edge science, the innovative formula featuring Génifique’s powerful complex with added biotechnology-derived ingredient is incredible to the touch and helps to firm and improve skin's texture, increase elasticity and tonicity and provide lasti[...]

Your Top Beauty Blunders

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Ladies, your beauty regime now holds the key to securing that dream job, according to Debenhams’ beauty hall. They say it takes 30 seconds for interviewers to make their minds up about a candidate, but  it could be down to a set of beauty blunders many women are not even aware of, that makes or breaks an interview. Chipped nails, split ends and smudged[...]