We have all heard the phrase sensitive skin and there are many beauty products on the market specifically designed for sensitive skin. But what does it actually mean to have sensitive skin: Our skin barrier should keep things that irritate the skin way, acting like a shield. For this to work our skin must contain the correct amount of moisture. Our skin is exposed to … Continue reading Top 10 Products For Sensitive Skin
We all know and love Tea Tree, not only for the distinctive scent but the diverse uses and benefits. Tea tree oil is a light yellow coloured oil that is extracted from the leaves of the melaleuca alternifolia. The plant itself is native to Australia. Here are some of the many common uses for tea tree oil: Acne Bacterial infections Chickenpox Cold sores Earaches Head … Continue reading Tea Tree: Our Top Product Picks
#natural #botanical #haircare http://www.bathandunwind.com/phyto With clients including the likes of Brigitte Bardot, there’s no denying PHYTO‘s success in bringing natural, botanical hair care to the world. Despite the growing popularity of natural products, there are still a few of us out there who aren’t convinced. This was definitely the case for some of the girls in our office, until PHYTO came in, looked at our hair follicles – we … Continue reading PHYTO – Natural, Botanical Haircare launched 1965
We just wanted to share our newest beauty Bag with you, we have worked so hard getting 22, yes 22 products together for the ultimate travel bag (all products are under 100ml so perfect for flights). We had so many products we struggled closing the bag – it is jam packed full of products. We are so grateful to all of the brands who have … Continue reading Our Best Beauty Bag Yet…..
Picking the right product for you can sometimes feel like a bit of a challenge – how do you narrow down the field when there are so many to choose from? Sometimes a tried-and-tested favourite can be your best bet. We’ve rounded up some of the products on Bath & Unwind that not only won prestigious beauty awards in 2013 (sometimes for the third year … Continue reading Gold stars all round – see our award winning products
Whatever your opinion on Kate Moss there can be no denying the influence she’s had on everything from our wardrobes (a great pair of jeans really will take you anywhere) to our makeup bags (smoky eyeliner? check!). And she’s done it all whilst ignoring trends, fads and the rest of the crowd. We thought we’d pay tribute by picking three looks to love from one … Continue reading Happy Birthday Miss Moss – Kate turns 40 and we pick her top 3 looks
We take a quick peek at the key Autumn/Winter 2013 beauty looks we’ll be channelling this season. As seen at: Marc Jacobs & Just Cavalli Get the look with: Joico Body Luxe Root Lift As seen at: Matthew Williamson & Burberry Get the look with: DuWop Browwow As seen at: Louis Vuitton & Derek Lam Get the look with: Korres Colour Guava Lipstick in Red … Continue reading Autumn/Winter Beauty Trends 2013
Swift and simple tips and tricks from some of the world’s most renowned hair maestros. Have a good hair day on us! How to fight the frizz Frizz is caused when hair drinks up moisture from the air, causing the hair shaft to expand and kink. Damn that humidity! Firstly, ‘Always use a hairdryer with a narrow nozzle and direct it down the hair shaft’ advises … Continue reading Tips and tricks for hair
That annoyingly skinny and perky girl from the gym showers with them. Those hip celebs ease the mind with them after a particularly deep Kabbalah/Scientology session. The carrot-cake eating, coffee-lunching Primrose Hill set bathe their children in them. I’m talking about organic and natural beauty products. These bad boys are no longer relegated to the realms of vegan die-hards and yoga gurus. Rather, they have … Continue reading The Beauty Team’s favourite natural and organic products
You know you’re onto a good thing when beauty editors and celebrities genuinely love a brand. Kérastase has a huge cult following despite its rare billboard and TV commercial appearances. Its products and ranges have won some quite prestigious awards in their time, it is the leading quality haircare brand in the UK, oh, and is one of the most frequently searched for brands on … Continue reading Haircare tailored just for you.
I recently bought the amazing value KMS California Silk Sheen Duo, and have been really impressed with the results. My hair feels thicker and softer with no heavy residue. As I tend not to brush my hair, it has not left it that shiny but it still has a lustrous quality. I decided to find out a little bit more about the history of this salon brand. … Continue reading Introducing: KMS California
Bumble and bumble have launched some great new products recently, and they have already become firm favourites of ours. Watch the video tutorials below to discover how create a smooth, sleek hairstyle with Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil or a tousled beach style using Surf Spray. Continue reading Bumble and bumble styling guides
Setting an impossibly high standard, Honey Ryder (played by the beautiful Ursula Andress) was the first film Bond girl, featuring in Dr. No. The minute long scene of her emerging, goddess-like from the sea is one of the most iconic in Bond history, arguably in cinema history- and this is why she is my Bond girl of choice. On my recent holiday to Majorca I … Continue reading Honey Ryder: The ultimate beach babe Bond girl
It’s one thing to hear that your favourite brands will be backstage at the London and New York Fashion weeks, and quite another to see them in action! Here are a few short videos from Bumble and bumble on Youtube and some of their work at New York Fashion Week S/S 2013. Some great tips on how to get those runway looks, and don’t forget … Continue reading Bumble and bumble backstage at NY Fashion Week S/S 2013
“We let hairdressers create products for us from a need, not from a marketing calender, and it’s these hairdressers that gave our products their personalities.” Continue reading The history of Bumble and bumble in one minute