Beauty

The Gut and its connection to Acne.

The Gut and its connection to Acne.

The amount of information that can be found on the Internet these days is crazy and can quite often leave you feeling stressed and even more confused. I hope that by the time you finish reading this, [...]

Autumn 2017: Beauty in Oppositions

Autumn 2017: Beauty in Oppositions

By the time you read this article, there will be a matter of days until the first fashion week of the season. New York kick starts the run, introducing the greatest trends of Spring/Summer 2018. Time [...]

Guys…give your feet a summer makeover and banish those infections!

Guys…give your feet a summer makeover and banish those infections!

Feet are a real indicator of our general health. At one point or another, most of us will be afflicted with a nail or foot infection, which can be painful and embarrassing, but very common.   [...]

It’s Time to Log Off

It’s Time to Log Off

Last September myself and my partner moved into our new home and by the time we had dealt with the stress of unpacking everything and doing some basic refurbishments, two months had passed already [...]

Promotions and Packages

Promotions and Packages

See what great treatments we have to offer you, for less this month.

Sun Protection for all ages

Sun Protection for all ages

Childhood is the time during which exposure to UV radiation is more likely to lead to skin damage, eye damage, immune system suppression and skin cancer.   I remember going to the beach pretty [...]

Wedding Make Up: Professional or DIY ? The choice is yours.

Wedding Make Up: Professional or DIY ? The choice is yours.

On your wedding day, you will be the centre of attention. So what better day to let our expert team of make-up artists prepare your make-up?   We at Shine recommend that you book at least 1 make [...]

Coping with sensitivities and the crashing body.

Coping with sensitivities and the crashing body.

  I may have tempted fate, because as soon as I said “my skin hasn’t looked this flawless in a long time” and that “it’s been ages since I was sick”, it all went down hill from [...]

Breaking Bad Habits

Breaking Bad Habits

Everyone has a bad habit that they want to give up, and when is the best time to do that if not in the New Year? February? How have you done so far? Whether it’s leaving wet towels on the bed [...]

New Year New Finds

New Year New Finds

  This January, we discover which ingredients and trends to look out for in 2017. Last year saw a number of ingredients that promised successful effects on skin health. These results-driven [...]

Home made gift ideas and great treatments.

Home made gift ideas and great treatments.

At Shine we are already wishing our lovely clients merry Christmas and making appointments for next year. Oh yes, the most magical time of the year is approaching so very fast and by the time you [...]

Facial Steaming for Healthy Skin

Facial Steaming for Healthy Skin

As we are approach the British winter, we comfort ourselves with everything that brings more heat to our lives.   We wrap ourselves with comfy woolen clothes, pamper ourselves with heat [...]

The big issue: The use of microbeads in beauty products

The big issue: The use of microbeads in beauty products

This year cosmetic and beauty industries, have been going through a global debate to eliminate the use of microbeads in skincare and personal hygiene products.   Microbeads are solid plastic [...]

The Booming 50’s

The Booming 50’s

Historians use the word “boom” to describe a lot of things about the 1950s: the booming economy, the booming suburbs, the so-called “baby boom.”   What do we associate with the 1950’s? [...]

1950s Hair & Beauty photo shoot

1950s Hair & Beauty photo shoot

      Shine is very excited to reveal its 2nd period inspired photo shoot; the glorious 1950’s! Once again, we collaborated with Charlotte Mumford the multi-talented clothes [...]

Summer Skin Care

Summer Skin Care

Do you need a skincare routine to maintain your glowing skin? Do you not have much time because the park is calling? Oh London summer, so unpredictable, so indecisive and often moody. Yet July was a [...]

SPF = Sun. Protection. Fun

SPF = Sun. Protection. Fun

Britain is not known for it’s blistering hot summers. Alas, we often have short summers with more rain than sunshine.   Up to 40% of sun’s utraviolet (UV) radiation reaches the earth even on [...]

Top 5 Beauty Trends for 2016

Top 5 Beauty Trends for 2016

  The 5 top industry trends and topics being talked about in 2016 are right here for you.   Some beauty tips fade, others are just fads. Here we look at the power of natural minerals and [...]

The BioSurface Peel by Dermalogica is here

The BioSurface Peel by Dermalogica is here

Shine Beauty is launching a new advanced face treatment within our Intelligent Skincare ethos.     After years of research and development, the skin health experts at the Dermalogica [...]

Spring Weddings at Shine

Spring Weddings at Shine

  Weddings are hoped to be the most wonderful, magical time, a day that you look & feel your best. Sometimes, with all the plans & preparation they can be hectic [...]

Express beauty tips to be party ready in a flash

Express beauty tips to be party ready in a flash

The festive season is in full swing. So we’ve put together some Express Beauty tips to help you get party ready in speedy time. Scent-sational Smell incredible all night long by spraying your [...]