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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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…

Oils vs Creams

Oils v Creams When reaching for a moisturiser most of us turn towards a cream.  However face oils are becoming increasingly popular and for good reason. Just like our bodies, our skin also requires essential fatty acids for optimum health. Skin cells are held together by natural oils (lipids/essential fatty…

Valentines Giveaway!

Love starts….. with loving yourself ! We at Those London Chicks are in Love with Beatitude’s amazing range of sumptuous oils. They offer  oils for the bath, body and your face that are easily absorbed and avoid any greasy, oily feeling often associated with traditional oil based products. The Beatitude…

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Chicks Chat Beauty with Celena Cherry

Celena Cherry, lead singer of Platinum award winning RNB group The Honeyz, they enjoyed international success in the 90’s, with a wealth of hits including: Talk to the Hand, End of the Line and our fav Finally Found, which spent 10 weeks in the UK Top 10. More recently, she…

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Chicks Chat Beauty With Elarica Johnson

Chicks Chat Beauty with…. Elarica Johnson, Model, Actress and now Blogger. She has worked in the fashion industry for years, alongside a career as an actress.  Her credits include roles in Powder Room, The Forgotten ,My Brother the Devil and Sexual Healing playing Janis Gaye. We at Those London Chicks…

Hydrate your Winter Skin

Prepare your skin for winter.   Winter is here! The temperature has dropped, it’s time to switch the heating on and wear a few more layers to keep warm. It’s also the time of year I find I need to change my skincare routine in preparation for the chilly months…

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Chicks Tips for Coconut Oil

Chicks Tips for Coconut Oil The health benefits of coconut oil are vast, both internally and externally. Including hair care, skin care, stress relief, cholesterol level maintenance, boosted immune system, proper digestion and regulated metabolism. Here are five ways to incorporate Coconut oil into your life. Hair care Coconut oil…