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Primark's new pool floats are even better than last year

The glittery clam lilo is excellent<p>Primark have done it again. No, not emptied your bank account within days of getting paid (that too), but released the BEST inflatable pool floats for your summer holiday this year. They might even be better than last year's offerings.<p>It wouldn't be an …

THESE are the 14 best highlighters for a major glow

These are the cream of the highlighting crop - get ready to glow.<p>2018 is THE year of the highlight. Lucky for you, we've rounded up all the best glow-giving highlighting makeup in the UK, from Huda Beauty to Hourglass and MAC to NYX - so your face will shine bright like a diamond... 💎<p>If you're …

Makeup

Kim Kardashian uses this drugstore body oil to get rid of stretch marks

I must have it right now.<p>Kim Kardashian's beauty arsenal is filled with tons of hella expensive products—but every so often, she lets us know that, yes, she does have some cheap, ride-or-die favourites, too, like the £8 serum she swears by, or her go-to £6 drugstore mascara.<p>And today, in a post on …

Skin Care

The dos and don’ts of shaving

An animated guide to head-to-toe hair removal, and how to get the best results.<p>We all like to think we know what we're doing when it comes to hair removal. But with years of practice also comes the potential for picking up bad habits.<p>From those cheeky dry shaves when you're running late (ouch) to …

Skin Care

17 things to do this summer that you'll always be glad you did

Read more books. See family members. Get some Vitamin D.<p>So you've finished uni/college/school for the summer. HOORAY. If you've got loads of free time on your hands and aren't <i>really</i> sure what to do for the next six weeks, here are 17 things to do this summer that you'll always be glad you did.<p>1. …

Self-improvement

19 Pictures That Are 100000% Definitely NOT Of Dogs

No dogs to be seen here.

Pets

How to stop your shoes from rubbing/smelling/generally ruining your life

How to break in new sandals, stop your flip flops from rubbing and keep your feet in tip top condition this summer...<p>Breaking in new shoes can be a painful affair, so how do you go about stopping shoes from rubbing?<p>Flip flops, sandals, strappy high heels – all these summer favourites can wreak …

Oscars 2018: all the best dresses from the celebrity after parties

So fancy...<p>If you thought the 2018 Oscars red carpet dresses were amazing, wait until you see the ones worn to the official Oscars after parties...

Here's what 9 of the best contour kits look like on half a face

The before and after pics don't lie...<p>If you've been on the hunt for the best contouring makeup, look no further... We've tested nine of the UK's most-hyped contour kits, from NYX to Fenty Beauty, and MAC to Sleek, these are the crème de la crème of cheekbone chisellers. We've covered <i>all</i> budgets, …

Makeup

How to stop hellish shaving rash on your bikini line once and for all

A former stripper has taken to Reddit to share her tried and tested techniques<p>If you're not that into pubic hair, you'll probably know the immense, all-consuming discomfort you feel the day after shaving your bikini region. It's so awful, it makes many women turn to the pricier (and ouchier) waxing …

24 shades of blonde hair to give you ALL the colour inspiration

Honey blonde, caramel blonde, ash blonde...<p>In search of your next hair colour? Blonde is always going to be a winner, but where do you start? Firstly, there are so many shades of blonde to choose from, do you go ash, golden or platinum? And once you've picked the perfect hue, you have to decide …

Today is the last day you can spend your old £10 notes

Extravagant lunch it is.<p>Today is the first of March, and as well as this being a reminder that 2018 is basically already over, it also means it's the last day you can spend your old paper £10 notes. The old version stops being legal tender after today; which means if you’ve been hoarding a bunch of …

How I Cured My Acne Using Only Drugstore Products

I've suffered from acne for as long as I can remember. In high school I had small bumps covering my cheeks and would get random zits constantly. Starting in my 20s, my skin got worse and my acne turned cystic. To top it off, I'd still get whiteheads and had large pores with super dull skin . . . I …

You can now get pyjamas printed with your pet's face

BRB while we order five sets...<p>If you're a pet owner then you're 99.9% likely to be completely and utterly obsessed with your pet. Why? Because owning a pet is the best thing ever and you own the best pet that there is to own, regardless of what anyone else tries to tell you.<p>Thanks to Next this …

This £5 foundation is going viral for all the right reasons

Makeup Revolution previously broke the Internet with their £4 concealer.<p>When it comes to cheap makeup, UK brand Makeup Revolution has been absolutely killing it. Not only did they just launch their £4 Conceal and Define Concealer which has been hailed as a dupe to Tarte's infamous Shape Tape, but …

Makeup

Midwife answers 13 questions every twentysomething has about giving birth

An NHS midwife reveals all the things you've always wanted to know.<p>Real talk: the idea of getting pregnant and giving birth is terrifying - namely because we don't know WTF you do after you pee on a stick and realise you are indeed up the duff.<p>Which is why we enlisted the help of Jane Mason, an …

How many of the Married At First Sight couples are still together?

Can science really predict love? Yes and no. Except not yes...<p>If you're anything like us, you'll have LOVED this year's series of <i>Married At First Sight.</i> Because it's pretty damn brave of a bunch of totally regular people to agree to get married to a stranger just minutes after meeting. And we …

20 cheap summer dresses you will want in your wardrobe

Buy the best bargains now before someone else does...<p>Summer is on the horizon, even if it still feels so far away. Make sure you're prepared for all the fun it brings with our pick of the best cheap summer dresses, all under £20. Happy shopping!

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

People are saying the results are instant.<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical …

Every single MAC foundation tested on half a face

From Face & Body to Studio Fix, we tried them all.<p>Let's be real, foundation shopping is a right 'mare. There's nothing like handing over your hard earned cash, only to get home and find you picked completely the wrong shade, or that 3 hours later your face has turned into an actual oil slick.<p>One of …

12 easy (healthy!) lunch ideas that don't involve instant noodles

Say no to supernoodles<p>The phrase 'easy healthy lunch ideas'' probably screams expensive, boring and the potential inclusion of some mad superfood you've never heard of. But actually, they can be cheap and tasty, too. Here are 12 recipes from Pinterest that are *actually* achievable (and don't …

Watch this video to see how powerful Rihanna's Fenty Beauty foundation really is

Did someone say full coverage?<p>It was announced last week that Fenty Beauty is on track to outsell Kylie Cosmetics after Rihanna's brand made over $14 million within the first few minutes of her June 2017 launch.<p>Yes RiRi did that with her winning combination of inclusivity (40 shades of foundation) …

Fenty Beauty

36 Years Later, the Twists and Turns of the Investigation into Natalie Wood's Drowning Death

<i>Editor’s note: This story was originally published on April 13, 2016. On Thursday, CBS News published a report quoting an investigator who described</i> …

Guys, Emma Stone got a perm and the before-and-after pics are *everything*

Does this mean we all get perms, now?<p>They say history repeats itself, and you needn’t look further than your coworker’s black choker, scrunchie, and embellished flare jeans to know that it’s true. And now, Emma Stone is taking us to the way, way back of beauty trends, past the flat-ironed hair of …

Does Benefit's new Bad Gal Bang! Mascara live up to the hype?

We put its "massive volume" claims to the test in our beauty booth.<p>Other people might dedicate their lives to searching for hidden treasure, but I prefer to spend mine searching for the best mascara. Yes, when it comes to lashes I like to think of myself as a Lara Croft type figure, just with less …

Ikea furniture and accessories you'll want for your home

Our pick of the best new-in at Ikea<p>Whether you're looking for some bedroom furniture, a new trolley to act as a coffee table, or a velvet pouffe for your bedroom, Ikea's latest collections have you covered. Here are 22 of our favourite new-in pieces available now...

Le Creuset just released a new Mickey Mouse collection

Here's one mouse you'll definitely want in your kitchen.<p>After releasing two princess-inspired kitchenware collections in 2017, Le Creuset and Disney are teaming up once again to launch a brand new collaboration in celebration of Mickey Mouse.<p>"This exciting new line is intended to delight Mickey …

The £8 serum Kim Kardashian swears by for 'slowing down the ageing process"

*Adds to basket*<p>Spoiler alert: We're all getting older and once you embrace that fact, it's pretty god damn liberating. I mean, if Chrissy Teigen can embrace her grey hairs, I think we can too.<p>So while there are no miracle cures, if you do some skincare swotting up you'll see that there are …

6 spot-busting treatments recommended by dermatologists

We got the experts to come to the rescue.<p>When it comes to spots (aka the most unwelcome of face visitors), you want to treat those buggers immediately and hopefully try and stop them making a reappearance in the future. Which is why we decided to go to the experts for help, the ones who dedicate …

13 ways to use fairy lights to make your bedroom look magical

So many heart eye emojis<p>Fairy lights are no longer reserved for outside barbecues or the Christmas tree: take inspiration from these beautiful blog posts and use them to make your bedrooms look completely magical.<p>1. Sleep under the stars with clever use of fairy lights and floaty fabric<p>This pin on …