Beauty

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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…

Turmeric – The Wonder Spice!

Turmeric……For beauty and beyond… Over the years I have sought and tried many natural beauty treatments made from materials in your kitchen. I also have a curiosity of traditional medicinal herbs and spices for general well being. Some of the many recipes I’ve collated and tried have been passed down…

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Whats Going To Be Your Party Season Hair id?

Party Season Hair Hair is a woman’s pride and joy and many women do not want to experiment with new styles using their own hair, but want to maintain and protect it. As the party season approaches try out new party styles using durable, high quality hair extensions which offer…

Glam Christmas Makeup Look!

Its time to get your makeup popping ready for the party season! I’m going to give you a great tutorial on how to achieve a beautiful Christmas party look in minutes!  More is not always better, so remember as your applying your red lippy that clowns also have bright red…

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Chicks Chat Beauty with Petra Bryant

Chicks Chat Beauty with… The beautiful Czech born Petra Bryant, actress, beauty and fashion blogger. The star of the film ‘The Disappearance of Lenka Wood’ is currently filming ‘The Wedding Invitation’ and ‘Looking for George’ in LA. Petra took the time out to speak to Those London Chicks about her…

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Lisa’s Autumn Look 2014

The autumn lip look: The biggest trend to pop into autumn is bold vivacious lips. They’re edgy, sexy and finish off the perfect makeup look. Wear alone with a subtle eye or go all out and wear with a bold eye makeup. Either way these shades are just gorgeous. Team…

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Lisa’s Autumn Beauty Buys

Hello Chicks! The weather is changing, the fashion is following and here I am to guide you through a few of your basic autumn Beauty Buys that will help you feel and look as beautiful as you deserve throughout this gorgeous season. Here’s a few of my ultimate faves for…

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Vegan Foundation! With shades for everyone

London Chicks are in love with Premae’s latest creation Mango based Vegan Foundation! And not only that but it is available in a large selection of shades. 15 to be precise! We were fortunate enough to be asked to shoot for the latest Premae campaign and so had a genuine…