Why Women Are Dying to Be Thin; Rachel Golden on The Cult of Anorexia and the Women Battling to Survive.
Once one of the internet's darkest secrets, scores of websites now celebrate anorexia and worship thin stars such as Eugenia Cooney and Mary-Kate Olsen. It's certainly a sign that eating disorders are on the rise amongst ambitious young women who are driven to excel...read more
COMPETITION: Win tickets to the most decadent bash of the summer. Film Fatale presents: Prohibition – Gatsby’s Mansion
One of Europe’s biggest vintage celebrations. Film Fatale’s Prohibition, is returning on August 12th with the annual 1920s summer party, Gatsby’s Mansion, at the glorious gardens and great hall of the Royal Hospital, Kilmainham. Join Film Fatale as...read more
A Room Outdoors: Catch the Warm Rays of Summer Sunshine By Extending Your Garden Into a Pleasant Chill-Out Room with Some of These Fantastic Buys.
Is your garden an outdoor room where you can relax, dine and entertain, surrounded by delightful sights, sounds and scents? For many, the garden is an integral part of the home. So why not take advantage of the glorious weather and take time to see if you are getting...read more
Noeleen Cunningham communicates through her art, and the dramatic make-up looks she creates speak volumes for her. Any commotion fails to penetrate the calm and peaceful realm of this young woman – as she Ireland’s only professional makeup artist who is deaf.read more
Rachel Golden Heads for Alvor and Discovers the Quieter Side to the Algarve Holiday Destinations - every year families, couples and singles agonize of where to go on their vacation. January blues are chased away with the thoughts of some sun on your face, a...
Fashion News: Audrey Hepburn’s clothes up for auction at Christiesread more
Mad About the Maxi; Go Long This Summer for a Trend That Is Stylish and Flattering, Yet Easy to Wear.
AS WITH house prices, so it is with fashion: what goes up must come down. But, even the most clairvoyant fashion follower might be forgiven for not predicting quite how rapidly or far hemlines would fall this spring. Possibly as an antidote to the proliferation of...read more
‘Obsessed’ Bag Ladies; Serious Shoppers Grab Designer Handbags at Fraction of the Usual Cost. Kerrie Sheedy reports
Hermes, Louis Vuitton Chanel, and Delvaux.The handbag hierarchy has become a lot more about what’s on the crook of your arm rather than the art and craftsmanship that goes into the product. A true status symbol, the right designer handbag sends a message not...read more
IT may still be cold outside, but it's never too early to start looking ahead to fashion trends for summer . When the weather gets warmer, it will be time to ditch your heavy coat in favour of a lighter, brighter jacket. Jackets are going to be big this summer. They...read more
Already familiar to anyone well up on their Netflix box sets, Irish actress Ruth Kearney is on track to becoming a household name.
Lauren Loves; The Latest Beauty Industry and Products News – Tried and Tested by Beauty Editor Lauren Malone
Magpie beauty editor Lauren Malone shares her weekly Beauty News, Advice and Tipsread more
How to ; Fake the Perfect Tan – and What do do it if Goes Horribly Wrong. Georgina Heffernan reports
They say the only safe tan is a fake tan - but in the wrong hands, it can still be a disaster. Yes, we're talking mottled limbs, muddy knees, stained palms and faces so orange they glow in the dark. But don't bin that bottle quite yet. Some people, think you can never...read more
Beauty Notebook; the Looks You’ll Love and the Products You’ll Lust after, All Distilled Down into This Essential Trend Report
With the sun announcing its presence to our often-shadowed country, it’s evident that summer has finally arrived. With a diverse array of new beauty trends and products to quench the thirst of a beauty fanatic, here are my weekly beauty finds to make sure to you...read more
Tress to Impress: Is Your Hair a Bit Limp and Flat First Thing?Climb Out of Hair Hell With a Fab New Product. Lauren Malone Reports.
It's every woman's goal to get a haircut that gets them noticed. No wonder women worldwide don't mind spending that 'little' extra to get a 'perfect' style. Rossano Ferretti, the world's most expensive hairdresser, who has just launched a revolutionary hair line...read more
NOW IS the time to get serious about your career, and this starts with becoming your own career manager, says Jane Downes. The author of the Career Book shares her advice and tips on how to have the career we want…