Meet the team

Meet the members of the glossy posse, dedicated to bringing you the latest beauty news

Sarah Vine

Creative Director

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Describe yourself in three words Opinionated, impulsive, messy

Fave beauty product Rosehip oil

Top beauty tip Get plenty of sleep

Something about me you didn't know before I knit

Susannah Taylor

Editor in Chief

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Describe yourself in three words Perfectionist, style-lover, artistic

Fave beauty product Self-tan

Top beauty tip Play up one feature – an amazing smokey eye, a dramatic red lip or a peachy cheek. Not all at once.

Something about me you didn't know before I paint people’s dogs

Gemma Bellman

Managing Director

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Describe yourself in three words Particular, passionate... tall

Fave beauty product Eyeliner

Top beauty tip Moisturise at every opportunity

Something about me you didn't know before I am the proud owner of a small brown bear (also known as Sonny the cavapoo)

Victoria Woodhall

Deputy Editor

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Describe yourself in three words Yogic, Sagittarian, competitive

Fave beauty product Mascara

Top beauty tip Headstands. I notice the change in my face after yoga (eyes are brighter, frown lines more relaxed, cheeks pink...in a good way) especially if I've been upside down

Something about me you didn't know before I can moonwalk - even my husband didn’t know until last week

Sarah McGinnis

Art Editor

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Describe yourself in three words Creative, positive, perfectionist

Fave beauty product YSL Kohl eyeliner or anything by Aurelia

Top beauty tip A good quality facial oil can seriously transform your skin

Something about me you didn't know before I once went to take a photo with my friend's rather expensive new camera, stepped over a chair and managed to fall, knock myself out and dislocate me knee… You could say I am quite accident prone (I also destroyed her camera).

Judy Johnson

Online Editor

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Describe yourself in three words Curious, creative, fussy

Fave beauty product Anything sparkly

Top beauty tip Don't polish nails after a shower or bath. When they're wet they expand, and as they dry out they'll shrink back and your polish will chip.

Something about me you didn't know before I can't drink tea before 4pm without feeling strange

Ayesha Muttucumaru

Senior Features Writer

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Describe yourself in three words Loyal, conscientious, imaginative

Fave beauty product Liquid eyeliner

Top beauty tip See your dentist regularly

Something about me you didn't know before I used to have one eyebrow

Anna Hunter

Senior Features Writer

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Describe yourself in three words Wordy, whimsical, fringe

Fave beauty product Blusher. No contest.

Top beauty tip Exfoliate, exfoliate and exfoliate some more

Something about me you didn't know before I used to try very hard to be musical until I discovered that my nickel flute was triggering my all-over face rashes. In quiet moments of the day I sometimes dream of the woodwind virtuoso I could have been

Gemma Painter

Digital Marketing Manager

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Describe yourself in three words Creative, loud, hungry (ok so I meant food wise... but I guess always career wise)

Fave beauty product Stila lip glaze

Top beauty tip Before applying fake tan, moisturise quickly all over and then apply the fake tan thoroughly rubbing the two together. This saves time and ensures for an even coverage!

Something about me you didn't know before I'm from the West Country - 100% Somerset born and bred. Everything from Somerset is AMAZING and cider is my favourite drink (and goes exceptionally well with our local cheese - Cheddar).

Lorna Patrick

Marketing Assistant

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Describe yourself in three words Conscientious, perceptive, witty

Fave beauty product Cleanser

Top beauty tip Drink plenty of water, your skin will thank you for it

Something about me you didn't know before I have a blog and YouTube channel called Studs and Dreams

Contact the team on firstname.surname@getthegloss.com

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