You Glow Girl! Combat the effects of naughty misbehaving skin caused by hormone changes in trimester one and two of pregnancy, with mama mio’s new friendly facial mist, Way to Glow. Filled with anti-inflammatory actives, it not only helps calm sensitive and fatigued skin, but brightens and cools skin whilstRead More →

I have two weddings to attend this summer – one of which I’m a bridesmaid at – so what I wear is out of my hands (although thankfully the bride has made a very elegant choice and I won’t be cringing at the pictures for years to come!). For theRead More →

Most of us welcome the longer, warmer days that spring and summer brings, but if you or your child suffers from hay fever this might not be the case. Hay fever, also known as seasonal allergic rhinitis, usually begins in childhood or during the teenage years, but you can getRead More →

Let it Glow Gordons Chemists Exclusive, Limited Edition He-Shi Express Liquid Tan and Tanning Mitt Pack has everything you need for the perfect, long-lasting summer glow. He-Shi Express Liquid Tan 150ml is quick and easy to apply with a light liquid, ‘see where it goes’ formula that dries in minutes,Read More →

With Cathy Owen Is your mind straying to the summer holidays yet? We may have just got over Easter, but seriously it’s not long now! I’m staying in the UK this year and chats at the school gate have lead me to conclude that many of us are opting toRead More →

Cold sores are painful, irritating, fluid-filled blisters that occur around the lips. They are caused by infection with the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) and are highly contagious until completely healed. It is estimated that 70 per cent of people may carry the HSV. Primary infection occurs by close direct contactRead More →

GETTING A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEP According to The Great British Bedtime Report, many of us either don’t sleep enough or have a poor quality of sleep. Apart from the obvious feeling of tiredness, it is well known that chronic lack of sleep increases your risk of developing heart disease, strokes andRead More →

Norovirus is the most common stomach bug in the UK. Infection can happen at any time of the year but is more common during the colder months – which is why it is often referred to as the winter vomiting bug.  Norovirus infection can occur at any age and, becauseRead More →

Weather Protection Babies and children love the fresh air, but young delicate skin isn’t ready to provide protection from the harsh winter environment. Little rosy cheeks can glow healthily in the cold thanks to Calendula Weather Protection Cream (£8.95/30ml) which tops up the natural barrier on their faces and hands with a richRead More →

BE ACTIVE. Turn your devices off and get outside with your kids – whatever the weather. Exercise reduces the natural chemicals that build up during stress, and releases endorphins into the bloodstream creating a sense of wellbeing. Just 20 to 30 minutes of exercise a day, preferably outdoors with grassRead More →