Beauty Notes Winter 2019

The latest innovations to help you look and feel great

Beauty Notes Spring 2020

The latest innovations to help you look and feel great


Milk Makeup has finally landed in the UK. Originating in downtown New York, the make-up line has a huge following across the pond. The vegan range consists of skincare and make-up made in a solid stick form, making them ideal for on-the-go application. Pack the Hydrating Oil (£20.50) in your honeymoon luggage – the moisturising stick can be swiped onto the face or body, while the The Lip + Cheek (£20.50) is perfect for adding a wash of colour.


With a velvety texture and intense scent, the Goutal Oriental Hand Balm (£25, has a rich formula with added shea butter and camelia oil to keep hands feeling soft and moisturised for that all important wedding ring picture. 


Perfect for Spring weddings, Jo Maloneís new Wild Flowers & Weeds collection (£49 each) includes five limited edition scents inspired by wildly wonderful plants and flowers. Thereís something for all tastes. Nettle & Wild is filled with white achillea flower, bright bergamot and a soft base of white musk. Willow & Amber contains cashmere wood, smoky vetiver, and sensual amber, while Lupin & Patchouli comes infused with luxurious rose, patchouli and a hint of mandarin.


Soak away any pre-wedding tension with Neom Organics Multi Mineral Bath Salts (£38, Filled with healing pink Himalayan salt, rose quartz, calming essential oils and 84 naturally occurring minerals (such as calcium, magnesium, iron, chloride, potassium and zinc), these beautifully scented salts are ideal for detoxifying, reducing tension, easing muscle aches and balancing hormones.


Intimate and homely with chic interiors, this hidden gem in the heart of South Kensington offers personalised, holistic treatments and insightful workshops on wellbeing. The skilled specialists are at hand to address a host of issues, from anxiety, relationship problems, body image, lack of energy and insomnia, using techniques such as reiki, hypnotherapy and mindfulness.


Too much in your head? The Hypno Mind Massage (£185, 90 minutes) combines mental and physical healing to treat everything from stress to insomnia. The relaxing massage takes place in sync with a voice recording of hypnotherapist Rachel Coffey, who draws you into a state of calm.

The Supercharged Facial (£200, 75 minutes) includes a thorough skin analysis, with targeted questions to evaluate the impact of your lifestyle, mind and diet on your complexionís health. The three-step facial starts with an abdominal massage to increase oxygen and nutrients in the body, followed by a face peel, LED light therapy to stimulate circulation and the application of various Gazelli skincare.