Beauty

Check out articles from our current and past Beauty contributors. Secrets and tips learned and passed on so others can benefit! Beauty is not only skin deep so we like to look at ourselves as a complete package. Make sure you also check out our articles on Mental Health, Fitness and Self Help. Maybe share a positivity quote or two with friends who need the pick me up!

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Product Review: Ayo Salute Sun Body Crème

Ayo Review: Salute Body Crème Hello lovelies, today I am reviewing the Ayo Salute Sun Body Crème. Body Cremes are ten a penny, but when trying them on my dry skin, they really are put to the test. First few applications:  It feels so soft on the skin and even…

Natural Hair & Lifestyle Expo London

The Third Annual Natural Hair and Lifestyle Expo hits London, Sun 3rd April About Conscious Vibes Magazine is a quarterly lifestyle digital magazine dedicated to the natural hair and locs wearing community. Unlike any other magazine we provide a vital resource of Locticians and natural hair salons; we showcase and profile…

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Product Review: Fashion Fair Lip Colour Review

How did it fair? Fashion Fair Lip Colour Review  Today I am reviewing Fashion Fairs Chocolate Raspberry lip collection which I recently received and was instantly intrigued due to the beautiful packaging! The packaging is so eye catching and the products themselves are so beautiful too. I was pleasantly surprised by the…

Chicks Chat Beauty with Laura Pradelska

Chicks Chat Beauty with…. Laura Pradelska Actress, Model and voice over artist, whose career spans across various multi media platforms. Her credits include, “Game of Thrones”, “The five wives and lives of Melvyn Pffeferberg”, “Here Lies” and “Still life at the Sushi Bar” at the Leicester Square Theatre where she…

Autumn Skincare perfection

Autumn skincare perfection! Hey guys, hope you’ve all had a fab and beautiful summer, hoping you’ve all made the most of the sun and relaxing time, its now time to re think your makeup products to help you enhance your look going through autumn into winter. My hints and tips…

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Doll Face-Halloween Makeup Tutorial

The Doll It’s that time of year again! Halloween is a great excuse to get creative with your makeup. I’m going to show you how to create an easy but effectively creepy Doll Face look. Ready for trick or treating with the kids, a Halloween party or just to do…

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Chicks Chat Beauty with Kym Mazelle

Chicks Chat Beauty with …. Kym Mazelle is an American born, London based singer of Soul, Pop Hi NRG and has been dubbed The 1st Lady of House Music. Her hits include ‘Love Me The Right Way’, “Missing You” with Soul II Soul and of course ‘Young Hearts Run Free’….

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How to… make Coconut Oil Body Scrub

How to make ….Coconut Oil Body Scrub.     We all the importance of exfoliating especially if you live in a city with all it’s pollutants! At this time of year it’s almost an essential part of maintaining healthy glowing skin. What with slathering on sunscreens and moisturising, exfoliation is…

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Chicks Chat Beauty with Immodesty Blaize-Part 2

Chicks Chat Beauty with….. Immodesty Blaize is best known as one of the top Burlesque performers globally. With a sparkling career spanning over 15 years she is one of the leading lights in bringing Burlesque back in vogue and making it a once again universally appreciated art form. She was…

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Chicks Chat Beauty with Immodesty Blaize-Part 1

Chicks Chat Beauty with….. Immodesty Blaize is best known as one of the top Burlesque performers globally. With a sparkling career spanning over 15 years she is one of the leading lights in bringing Burlesque back in vogue and making it a once again universally appreciated art form. She was…

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Skin Salvation by Beatitude: Giveaway

And it certainly has…. You may or may not know that we at Those London Chicks are HUGE fans of the award-winning aromatherapy brand Beatitude. To mark the launch of this gorgeous oil, we are so pleased to offer you the chance to win a bottle of  ‘Skin Salvation’. It’s…

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Apple Cider Vinegar:Beauty & Beyond

Apple Cider Vinegar – For Beauty & Beyond! The Power of Vinegar….. There are many forms of vinegar from Malt vinegar, I usually use to douse on my fish and chips. White Vinegar, which can always be found in my cupboard under the sink to cater to a number of…

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What you should know if you hate your tattooed eyebrows

What you should know if you hate your tattooed eyebrows 6 Things You Should Know….  Semi permanent makeup is growing in popularity because it’s an easy way to wake up with makeup and in a world where people are rushing all over the place, that’s a good thing! I know…

Spring into Summer-Makeup Tutorial

It’s finally here, the sun is starting to break through the clouds and the days are lasting longer! So it’s defiantly time to brighten up your face! Nobody wants to be caked up in makeup when the suns out but we all still want to look our best and give…

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Lets Not Pack Our (eye) Bags For Summer

We say it’s all around the eyes! The eyes can sparkle but if the lids and bags are talking, then the pupils aren’t really being given much of a chance! It’s like having a play behind closed curtains. The summer is pretty much on our doorstep and if you were…

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5 Fantastic Uses For Coffee Grounds

More than Just Your Morning Cup Of Joe If like me you’re into recycling, have you ever wondered how you could use you’re used brewed coffee grounds? Well, I have five great ideas for you to work them into you’re beauty routine.  Most of us coffee drinkers maybe unaware of…

May’s MyShowcase Giveaway!!

 How do you buy beauty products? Under pressure at a beauty counter? Shopping online and taking a gamble? Or just sticking to the same products and brands because it’s “what you’re used to”? Sound familiar? Well we have just the solution…. myshowcase, which aims to change that. What’s even better…

Chicks Chat Beauty with Egypt

Egypt singer/songwriter of Dance Music whose hits  include ‘In the Morning’ and now brand new single ‘Changes’. As a singer she is used to the glare of the spotlight and no stranger to the industry’s scrutiny. We at Those London Chicks caught up with Egypt to find out about the…

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Beauty Industry and Expectations

Beauty Industry and Expectations  There is no denying that the entire beauty industry exists as a crutch for our egos. Still, we must remember that this is by no means a new phenomenon. Suffice to look at the beauty rituals of the Egyptian Pharaohs to understand that we didn’t start…

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Bee Prepared for Lovely Skin!

All Natural Skin Healing Balm Recipe with Beeswax & Propolis By Rosie Lewis  I’ve been a Celebrity Make up Artist for the past 11 years. 
During my career I have worked with many different clients both in and out of the public eye, ranging from Prime Ministers to pop stars….

Is Phenoxyethanol a Safe Preservative

Is Phenoxyethanol a Safe Preservative? When the paraben scare first hit the beauty industry, many natural and organic skincare brands quickly looked for a safe alternative.  Many chose to use a preservative called Phenoxyethanol.  At the time this ingredient was considered a safe, gentle preservative which was non-irritating, killed bacteria…

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Chicks Chat Beauty with Jill Winternitz

Having recently played the leading roles of Baby in Dirty Dancing, and Girl in Once alongside Ronan Keating  , Jill Winternitz is firmly claiming her place within the West End brigade of favourites. We caught Jill between shows to ask her about how she copes with stage make up, hot…

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5 Health and Beauty Reasons to Love Bees

By Sarah Orecchia  Founder of Unbeelievable Health 1) You love FOOD! Did you know that bees pollinate one third of all that we eat? They also pollinate grasses that cows and other animals eat. Bees and wild pollinators are responsible for pollinating 84% of EU crops. 100 of the most…

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Alcohol in Skincare

Alcohol in skincare is one of the more confusing issues when it comes to the question “is it good or bad for my skin”. Firstly, thankfully there are good alcohols. These are called fatty alcohols and are listed as Cetyl, Cetearyl, Stearyl or Behenyl alcohol. These alcohols bear no relation…

Alcohol in Skincare

Alcohol in skincare is one of the more confusing issues when it comes to the question “is it good or bad for my skin”. Firstly, thankfully there are good alcohols. These are called fatty alcohols and are listed as cetyl, cetearyl, stearyl or behenyl alcohol. These alcohols bear no relation…

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Makeup Case Must Haves!

Every mother is a working mother My baby turned one at the beginning of the year (We didn’t break her. Yay for us!) Massive high. Unfortunately, my career decided to keep me in check by disappearing. Massive low. January was dry. Bone dry. Dry as a dusty ol’ desert boot…

Lisa’s beauty & makeup Spring staples

Hey Chicks, I hope you’re all well?  We approaching springtime the weather is changing so when better to get your makeup and beauty bags out and sort the good from the bad. Clean out the embarrassing products you love, but aren’t loving you back. Jump into spring with some amazing…

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Get the Spring in your Skin with Skinade – Spring Giveaway!

Spring has almost Sprung……get the ‘Spring’ in your skin with Skinade. We at Those London Chicks are huge fans of Skinade. Skinade is a drink, well a liquid supplement containing essential micro nutrients that help to repair damaged skin and restore depleted collagen. It works from the inside out to rebuild and…

Chicks Chat Beauty with Tolula Adeyemi

Chicks Chat Beauty with….. Tolula Adeyemi award winning style icon, model, actress and DJ. Scouted by the owner of Select at the age of 16 whilst shopping at Topshop. She has been the face of many brands and campaigns and has donned the pages of many magazines including Vogue.com, In-style,…

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Valentine’s Day Make Up Look

For this Valentine’s Day we have been fortunate enough to grab celebrity make up artist Ashleigh Haines. Ashleigh has painted the faces of many a household name from Sir Tony Blair to The likes of Kim Catrall. Ashleigh whilst taking a rare day off to move house did us the…