Category Archives: Behind the scenes

Alicia Keys’ Bare-faced Beauty Secrets (Beauty News)

It’s no doubt that Alicia Keys looks beautiful with and without makeup and a lot of this is down to a flawless skincare routine as well as, of course, good genes. The singer’s makeup artist, Dotti, recently revealed her secret […]

In the Lab with a Master Chemist (Hair News)

With decades of experience in creating the products that we all know and love to use, we were excited to speak to Dr Ali N. Syed, Master Chemist and President of Avlon. How did you get into the hair industry? […]

’Fros from the FROW (Hair News)

London Fashion week may have come and gone but some looks just stay with you, and that’s exactly how we felt about the styles showcased at VIN + OMI for Spring/Summer 2017. The show itself had a very eerie, haunted […]

How much is your face worth? (Beauty News)

Have you ever tallied up how much moolah your daily face costs? Well I hadn’t either until yesterday. You see, Sarah Blackhair’s Beauty Editor received an interesting email with research from SensatioNail which revealed that the contents of ‘the average […]

African Fashion Week London (Hair Diary)

On Friday, I got the chance to head down to African Fashion Week London with our new Editorial Assistant, Joy!   We were invited along by the lovely Motions UK team to hang in the Motions lounge, peruse the stalls […]

Fleur’s fab ‘fro has the X Factor! (Hair News)

What’s not to love about the gorgeous Fleur East on this year’s X Factor? She can sing, rap, dance and boy does she have good hair. Want to know how Fleur keeps her ’do frizz-free and full of volume? Well […]

LFW backstage essential (Beauty News)

Don’t tell everyone, but we’ve discovered a backstage beauty secret that has models looking flawless in a flash! Shhh – this is just between us (oh, and pretty much everyone backstage at London Fashion Week), a wonder cream that can […]