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Everything you need to know about looking and feeling your best on your wedding day!
When it comes to completing your wedding day look, accessories are a must for most brides. Hair accessories are an ideal way to personalise your style and add that special something. We caught up with Melissa Morris, creator of Make Me Bridal Accessories, to learn more about her brand and how she helps brides pick the perfect piece.Tell us a little about yourself and how MMBA came to be.I've been a hair and make-up artist for over eight years specialising in weddings. After a number of hours in the studio creating bridal looks with my clients, I always felt the magic that the right accessories would bring to the final look the minute they were placed in. However, many brides hadn't even thought about how the final look would come together with accessories, this is what inspired me to create a collection to offer them. With an emphasis on being able to help brides choose the perfect accessory for their look, we offer brides a free one-to-one virtual consultation online. Brides also have the option of booking one of our ambassadors, who are handpicked professional wedding hair stylists, who stock our collection, ready to show their bridal clients at their trials.... read more
Posted: 2 October 2020
Beauty therapist, and Sugar Coated sugar wax founder Rosie Khandwala gives her best tips to perfect the at-home wax, including how to deal with ingrown hairs, wax strip technique, and the dreaded bikini wax!Waxing removes hair from the roots. Shaving on the other hand cuts the hair from the surface ofthe skin. The regrowth with waxing is finer and slower as you do it more frequently, whereas shaving can cause hair to grow thicker and stronger and give a stubble feeling as hair regrows.Using a warm wax means the product is sticky and adheres to the hair. The warmth of the product will also open up the pores and loosen the hair resulting in hair being pulled from the root.... read more
Posted: 30 September 2020
The RÉDUIT One is a new mega-misting hair device that's not only 38 times more effective than traditional hair products, but 20 times more sustainable. Coming to save our hair and planet. The device runs on 'hairpods', which are just 5ml each, packed with active ingredients, and can be popped in or swapped out for other treatments as needed. The range currently consists of strength, shine, volume, colour maintenance, and conditioning treatment pods which, containing 20 applications each, compare to 100-200ml of normal plastic-packed products each, only, again, without the fillers and delivered in just 30 seconds.... read more
Posted: 28 September 2020
One of the most important moments of your wedding day is when you take each other's hands, place the wedding rings on the all-important fingers, and vow to love one another for ever. So, you'll no doubt, want your hands and nails to be fit for the occasion! Cienna Rose take's us through the most flattering options... read more
Posted: 25 September 2020
As we venture into our 30s and 40s, the dual issues of adult acne and skin ageing can strike. You might sail through your teens Scott free, then bam - acne strikes. Time is a cruel mistress! It's a more common problem than you may think, with three in 10 of us suffering, so the experts at Institut Esthederm set to work and have launched a propolis-based range to make blemishes a thing of the past... read more
Posted: 21 September 2020
Introducing Aveda's new vegan botanical repair collection with plant-powered technology that instantly strengthens and repairs damaged hair. Six years in the making, it's formulated with plant derived technology that provides a naturally derived alternative to man-made bond building products... read more
Posted: 16 September 2020
There are some little hero products out there that simply help to make life that little bit easier. Essence Jelly Nail Polish remover is certainly one of those. So, if you're set to jet straight off on honeymoon after your "I dos," this is great for travelling, allowing you to change your nail look from bride to beach in no time.... read more
Posted: 9 September 2020
With the wedding industry getting back on its feet again after months of uncertainty, bridal stylists can't wait to get to work. Janet White-Ashby, founder of Welsh bridal hair and make-up team Janet White-Ashby and Co, shares her take on this autumn's bridal styles, and the future of the modern bride.... read more
Posted: 4 September 2020
In honour of #DIGITALDETOXDAY, Lush has launched the IRL bath bomb. A creation between Zoe Sugg (Founder of Zoella) and Lush product inventor Jack Constantine, money raised from the sales of this new bath bomb will go into a special fund aiming to make grants available to grassroots groups focusing on mental health and wellbeing across the world.... read more
Posted: 31 August 2020
Over two consultations, one of TRINNY LONDON's brilliantly talented Bridal Artists will help you discover a radiant makeup look that makes you feel your best on your wedding day.... read more
Posted: 28 August 2020
When we heard about the launch of Stila's new fall 2020 collection, we were staight on to Instagram to see lead artist Sascha Jackson take us through the products. We're excited to show you everything that's new.... read more
Posted: 24 August 2020
It has to be said that CBD has been the 'it' topic in the world of health, wellbeing andcosmetics since it's legalisation in 2016, and now there's a new brand on the block set to push the boundaries of CBD once more...... read more
Posted: 17 August 2020
Mio Skincare has been working on the next stage of its product development for almost two years, and we're excited to say that it's now ready for its glow up! We've been finding out about the improvements made to its much-loved products as well as the new launches.... read more
Posted: 14 August 2020
Natural and organic skin and spa brand Ila has announced the launch of Maison Ila, Le Trésor - a healing space in the heart of the Aude, Languedoc Roussillon, France.... read more
Posted: 12 August 2020
Results Wellness Lifestyle (RWL) is a revolutionary new fitness app that nourishes your mind and body, giving subscribers over 1,000 workouts, 600 recipes and four mindfulness courses at the touch of their fingertips. Editor Claire Ridley put it to the test.... read more
Posted: 10 August 2020
Antoine Lie is one of the master perfumers of French brand, Maison Sybarite who produced the first ever water-based fine fragrances. Holding a diploma in chemistry and reputed for his avant-garde approach, Antoine Lie is a true artist of his craft, who is behind some of the most coveted scents in the industry including: Armani Code/Black Code, Versace Crystal Noir, Tom Ford Café Rose to niche perfumes such as Cire Trudon's BRUMA, Puredistance Black, and RIEN by Etat Libre D'Orange.... read more
Posted: 7 August 2020
To help you find inspiration for your big day, take a look at what's caught the eye of our editors.
There are literally hundreds of ideas, products and services from wedding suppliers across the UK along with links to their web sites as pointed out by our ever resourceful team.
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