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.

 

Sarah McGinnis

Art Editor

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Describe yourself in three words Creative, positive, bubbly

Fave beauty product Perfume 

Top beauty tip Always use a nourishing lip balm before applying lipstick for an even lip colour… (Or just email Kiran Branch aka beauty knowledge queen, I get all my best tips from her!) 

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).

 

Kiran Branch

Editorial Co-ordinator

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Describe yourself in three words Driven, beauty-obsessive, class-clown

Fave beauty product Lipstick

Top beauty tip You get the skin you deserve so avoid baking it, unless you fancy very wrinkly, leather-like skin

Something about me you didn't know before I spent the early Nineties in an orange, velvet waistcoat and matching trousers. Fashionista indeed.

 

Judy Johnson

Production 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

Features Assistant

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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

Content and Communities Co-ordinator

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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

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