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False tanning can be a minefield, but it is always preferable to the real thing. The change in our skin’s pigment after sun exposure, even when we fin(...)

In beauty terms, Markle is a breath of fresh air; she is certainly one of the best things to happen to the beauty industry in some time. Photograph: Eddie Mulholland/Getty Images

The words ‘Meghan Markle’ will divide people at present. If you’re interested in the British royal family, then you will have views about her. If you (...)

Microbeads, or tiny ball-shaped particles of plastic, are a common ingredient in soap, shower gel or cream and exfoliating products. They are cheap, m(...)

‘Calls by some scientists for a ban on glitter for the sake of the environment were received with panic last week.’ File photograph: Getty Images

Calls by some scientists for a ban on glitter for the sake of the environment were received with panic last week. Those who are particularly fond of d(...)

Dehydrated skin is a scourge at this time of year, it indicates skin lacks water, while dry skin lacks oil. You can identify dehydrated skin from dry (...)

As a teenager and later as a student, I coveted luxury beauty products with an ache so deep it felt as though it radiated from my skeleton. A friend I(...)

Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops, €37 from beautybay.com

Ask any makeup lover about the products they wear every day or just feel a little drab without, and you’ll get a fascinating variety of answers. When (...)

Certain ingredients such as hyaluronic acid, glycolic and lactic acids and retinol or retinyl palmitate are usually indicators of a useful and reliable product.

Buying skincare can be a daunting experience and the level of spin and nonsense perpetuated by the industry is enough to baffle any consumer. Don’t be(...)