Mother Plucker: Shavata Brow Studio opens at Harvey Nichols
1 Min
Susie Lowe trades in her tweezers for threading guru Shavata Singh ... Anyone who’s seen my school photographs could be forgiven for thinking I was Frida Kahlo and Noel Gallagher’s love child. I was therefore an early adopter when it came to tweezers and have never looked back. Since eyebrows have become a ‘thing’ recently,I’ve considered reshaping my thin, upside down ticks into something more luscious but been a little...
Shavata Singh / Harvey Nichols / Shavata Brow Studio
Tried and tested: The Method
5 Mins
Carrie Mitchell takes some much-needed time out at new city sanctuary, The Method . Slowing down isn’t something that comes naturally to me so I’m surprised how quickly I relax when I set...
The Method / massage / review
Crieff Hydro Spa review
1 Min
Acting Editor Carrie Mitchell escapes to Crieff Hydro ... Having begun life as a hydropathic resort in 1868, Crieff Hydro prides itself on offering an authentic, natural therapeutic...
Crieff Hydro / spa day / massage
Spa review: One Moment for You
4 Mins
There’s no denying working at i-on includes certain perks, but Amy Falconer recently enjoyed perks of gargantuan proportions as she tried out the new ‘ One Moment for You’ treatment at One...
One Spa / one moment for you / review
How to win the ageing game
5 Mins
Laura Wood finally finds a beauty fix to staying youthful - without surgery... We all know that 2016 was an ‘annus horribilis’ on a world level, and, for me, it was on a personal level too...
beauty / CACI / blossom beauty
Lip fillers: Tried and tested
2 Mins
Cath Tait takes the plunge and plumps up her pout with the help of lip fillers. After a year of looking in the mirror wondering where my top lip had gone, I finally plucked up the courage...
lip fillers / beauty / review
Hair transformation at Austen Thomson Hair
3 Mins
Since moving to Edinburgh three years ago, Amanda Southey has been searching for the right hairdresser . She’s very particular about her hair you see – it’s naturally light brown but she’s...
austen thomson hair / Haircut / review
Brow tattoos: Tried and tested
3 Mins
We all want beautiful brows. Some are blessed with good genes but most of us plucked the living daylights out of them in the nineties. I’m part of the latter gang and coupled with the fact...
brow tattoo / permanent cosmetics / review