Shonky Awards 2015
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Bewildered and confused by the number of skin care and cosmetic products on the shelves? We take you through what you really need to know.
Trying to establish which skin care routine works best for you can be a costly – and often frustrating – exercise. The make-up, cosmetics and skin care sector spends up big to convince you that various products will make you look younger, feel firmer and do everything but make you breakfast in the morning! But is it all just clever marketing? Whether you're looking for an effective acne treatment or the best cruelty-free cosmetics, we help you wade through the waffle to find what works for you.
It's a favourite pastime of our beauty experts to stop you shelling out the big bucks for claims that are basically bunkum. Their clinically-proven recommendations are words you know you can trust, and will help you get the younger, firmer looking skin you've dreamt of in less than six weeks! (Please read our Clinically proven article if you actually believed that.)
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From Botox to Restylane, we find out what really lifts, fills, erases and smooths out lines and wrinkles.
Are you prone to perspiration? Do you prefer perfume? Don't sweat it either way, our research is right on the nose.
Whether you want it straight, curly, coloured or gone, we have the advice you need about hair care and hair removal.