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Welcome to Beauty In A Tik, where each week we put TikTok’s viral beauty hacks and innovative trends to the test. If you’re looking for clever makeup hacks that save you time, money and effort, TikTok has your back. From using fake tan as lip liner (don’t knock it ’til you’ve tried it) to the brow mapping trick (a little fiddly but it works), the app is filled to bursting with tips from beauty enthusiasts. This month, one hack in particular is catching the attention of makeup lovers everywhere:
Unless you know someone affected or are a doctor yourself, you’re probably unsure what fibromyalgia syndrome is. The silence around this chronic pain-related condition is deafening, even though it is thought to affect around one in 20 people in the UK. Vague symptoms and difficulty in diagnosing – or even believing in – fibromyalgia causes patients to go through life in constant states of pain or exhaustion, without nearly enough support. The core issue preventing easy diagnosis of fibromyalgia
In the weeks following the kidnap, rape and death of Sarah Everard, public pressure led to the government promising to do more to tackle violence against women and girls. Police officer Wayne Couzens has since admitted kidnapping and raping Everard, and accepts responsibility for her death, yet one suggestion from the government was to deploy plain-clothes police officers into the nighttime economy to patrol venues, making it easier to “identify predatory and suspicious offenders” and for those
The following is an extract from Black Girls Take World: The Travel Bible for Black Women with Boundless Wanderlust by Georgina Lawton Restriction of movement is something many travellers may not have considered before COVID-19. Being able to go wherever, whenever has characterised the lives of those from so-called ‘western’ countries – it’s a type of passport privilege. But the pandemic has inverted this concept – suddenly those from formerly-powerful nations, such as the UK and US, are unable
‘Choose a British city with good connections, find a budget hotel and explore’
Former coronavirus patients can endure lingering complications months after testing positive for the infection.
‘We’re nearly at the point of no return for travel this summer’ – Brian Strutton, general secretary, British Airline Pilots’ Association
'Complications are increasing as fillers become one of the fastest-growing cosmetic procedures.'
‘There’s no end in sight. And that’s the most depressing thing about it’ – Noel Josephides, who has been working in travel for 51 years
Traffic light lists to be reshuffled tomorrow
It was my friend Jenni Falconer who let me know that people were ‘going nuts for my bikini bod’. A few days earlier I’d gone on Instagram and posted two photographs from my garden in west London: one was a staycation snap that showed me lapping up the sunshine. I didn't think twice about posting it – I was wearing a bikini but it was just a head and shoulders shot, not really showing anything other than my big mirrored sunglasses, my collar bones and the gorgeous luminescence of the day. In the
‘Real possibility’ of Mallorca and Ibiza going green
Some amber countries are imposing quarantine on travellers from the UK
"Compared to other machines I tried this is the best one so far."
With staycations being the holiday option of 2021, it's never been a better time to treat yourself by booking into a luxury hotel and reminding yourself of all that our bustling capital city has to offer. From cosy central bolt holes reminding you of being in the countryside, through to thoroughly modern, sharp-edged open-plan spaces that scream capital city, here are some of our favourite 5* luxury London hotels. Calling itself the 'upside down' hotel, the London location takes quirk to grand, new levels, with elevators that feel like something out of Stranger Things, a library stocked with all sorts of wondrous and weird literary fare and space age, but retro capsule-like rooms.
‘We must take care of our citizens and their security,’ says health minister
The royal and celeb loved brand you need to know about.
As the inaugural season of ‘Loki’ reaches its halfway mark, Clémence Michallon recaps the events in ‘Lamentis’
Don’t book your summer holiday without listening to this first
A YouGov poll showed nearly half of men believe women shouldn't have a baby after the age of 36