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four tips for looking after your hands

We are very slowly coming out of the depths of winter and the sun is thankfully shining (hopefully it will last!) so it seems that now is the perfect time to really pamper and prep the skin in time for summer. The one place I always forget to really take care of are my hands and with no more gloves to hide them, and some …

5 tips for an organised morning

I have to hand it to myself, I’ve got a pretty good track record with mornings. Yes, I went through that phase of being 15 and sleeping in until 11 am on a weekend; but overall I like to think I edge more on the side of making the most of the morning and trying not to waste the day these days. However, we’ve all …

five fab things about spring

It’s seemed like the longest Winter in history this year and as we’re getting hit again with minus temperatures from a Siberian blast of wind it seemed only right to try and look forward to the beginning of Spring. I’ve spied my first blossom tree flowering, hopefully the snow didn’t kill it, and the sun has had his hat on, so pull on your positive …

what jewellery is best to wear to work?

When it comes to dressing for work, it’s useful to have a selection of chic, classic items of jewellery that will ensure you’re always looking elegant (and work-appropriate!). Obviously, your choice of jewellery will depend on your job and on the general dress code at work. But jewellery can be a great way to dress up a plain outfit, and to ensure you’re always looking …

what’s the best ear piercing to get?

There are as many places to pierce on your ear as there are shapes of ear: the sky really is your limit. But we’ve attempted to categorise the most popular ones, as well as taking a look at which piercings suit different people. Wherever you get your piercing done, make sure the place looks clean and the tools are appropriately sterilised – easy for us …

are facial piercings work and job interview appropriate?

This is a question that many of us have pondered while preparing for an interview. Should you wear your piercings and hope that your potential employer accepts you as you are, or play it more conservative for the interview? The answer is that it depends. Whether or not your facial piercings are likely to be acceptable to a hiring manager can vary widely, depending on …