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Skincare Features

Read our columnists' skincare journeys, from acne diaries and sensitive skin advice to gold-standard facials as well as our pick of the best skincare products around. From moisturiser reviews to the latest in tanning and hair removal, you'll find it all here

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These 10 habit changes cleared up my acne better than any cream

June 28th 2020 / Madeleine Spencer

When Madeleine Spencer finally found the solution to years of troubled skin, the answer didn't come out of a jar... >>>

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Hemp seed oil: 8 products guaranteed to give you a skin high

June 26th 2020 / Ayesha Muttucumaru

Rich in essential fatty acids, hemp seed oil provides a hefty dose of hydration for parched skin and tackles breakouts too. From a bestselling hand cream to a must-have face serum, here are our top product picks >>>

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The prickly heat rash product survival kit

June 25th 2020 / Judy Johnson

Heat rash is as stubborn as they come - but can any beauty heroes really help you to ditch the itch? Judy Johnson rounds up the best products for prickly heat hell >>>

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The best aftersun for soothing scorched skin

June 24th 2020

Sunburnt? These are the cooling aftersun lotions and creams you need to calm your red bits >>>

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Ateh Jewel: my beauty edit

June 18th 2020 / Ayesha Muttucumaru

We caught up with beauty journalist, director and producer Ateh Jewel to talk makeup must-haves, her shopping habits and her thoughts regarding diversity on the high street >>>

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Caroline Hirons: when (and how) to squeeze a spot and when to leave well alone

June 14th 2020

The straight-talking beauty expert gives her step-by-step guide to safe pimple-popping. Because you're going to do it anyway >>>

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The best retinol creams, serums and oils and why we rate them

June 10th 2020 / Melanie Macleod

Not sure which retinol is best for you? Here are the ones with our seal of approval >>>

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The best tan enhancers to boost and prolong your glow

June 1st 2020 / Anna Hunter

Accelerate and extend your tan while keeping it subtle. These before, during and after-sun products are designed to fast track you to a South of France glow >>>

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Video: At-home facial tutorial with Sarah Chapman

May 28th 2020

With no facial appointments in the diary we turned to Sarah Chapman for an at-home facial tutorial >>>

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The Gloss Report: 5 body brushes reviewed

May 24th 2020 / Elizabeth Bennett

We know it helps cellulite, but will any body brush do the job? We tried and tested five of them to find out >>>

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The best eye creams for mature skin to hydrate, brighten and moisturise

May 24th 2020 / Melanie Macleod

As we age our delicate under-eye skin becomes more fragile than ever - lavish love on it with these eye creams for older skin >>>

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The budget beauty buys keeping Nicola Bonn happy in lockdown

May 20th 2020 / Nicola Bonn

Strapped for cash but still want that dopamine hit you get from deliveries? Here's what to put in your basket >>>

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The best cuticle oils to nourish dry nails

May 18th 2020

What's the best cuticle oil for creating healthier nails? The Get The Gloss team share their honest reviews >>>

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What is a skin essence and why it's actually really useful

May 11th 2020

Already widely used in Korea, this antioxidant-rich, anti-pollution liquid is still something of a niche buy mainly because we're confused about what it actually does. We wouldn't be without it and here's why >>>

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Glossy picks: The new arrivals we love this week

May 7th 2020

We've been waiting a long time for some of these hotly tipped launches >>>

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The best micellar waters for every budget

May 7th 2020 / Melanie Macleod

We tested dozens of micellar waters to discover which of these quick but thorough cleansers and makeup removers deserve our time and money >>>

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Sarah Vine: beauty classics I've rediscovered in lockdown

May 1st 2020 / Sarah Vine

Tidying as a distraction from worrying has brought a timeless eye palette, a perfect black eyeliner and a failsafe foundation back into Sarah Vine's life >>>

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The skincare to use when you’re microneedling (and what to avoid)

April 28th 2020 / Anna Hunter

It’s the collagen-boosting treatment that derms swear by, but the skincare you use before after microneedling could make all the difference between smooth and sore. Here’s what you need and what you really don’t… >>>

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Nicola Bonn's not quite so beautiful life

April 28th 2020 / Nicola Bonn

In her new column, the beauty podcaster describes the challenges of working from home, homeschooling two young children and not locking the bathroom door. From period dramas to life-saving beauty tools, it's all here >>>

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The best body oils for silky soft skin

April 28th 2020

With options for all budgets, we're letting it all sink in in >>>

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Dry body oils - the fastest way to moisturise in the morning

April 27th 2020 / Melanie Macleod

More lightweight and fast-absorbing than rich body creams, a dry body oil is the perfect fix for dry skin when short on time. Here’s our ultimate edit >>>

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Mary Greenwell's favourite luxury foundations for all your coverage needs

April 23rd 2020

We took to Instagram Live with Mary Greenwell to discuss all things base - from the best the foundation for mature skin to the most natural light finish – and the one to sell your granny for >>>

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10 sustainable beauty habits you can easily start right now

April 22nd 2020 / Victoria Woodhall

Including the actually very sensible reason to keep pliers in your bathroom and put a bar of soap in a blender. Nothing is off-limits to save the planet as we celebrate World Earth Day... >>>

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Bella and Gigi Hadid's facialist shares her DIY turmeric face mask

April 21st 2020

A-list facialist Mimi Luzon shows us how to get glowing skin with ingredients from the kitchen >>>

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10 fake tan tips everyone needs to know

April 15th 2020

From pre-tan prep to finding your perfect formulation, here's your expert's guide for creating a gorgeous faux glow and how to apply fake tan properly >>>

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