Would you spend £300 on a hairdryer?

Hair is everything. Fleabag knew it, Jennifer Aniston built her early career on it and Chris Rock got slapped for making a joke about it. As Phoebe Waller-Bridge wrote in her hit show: “We wish it wasn’t, so we could... Read more

The haircut that instantly takes years off women over 60

Increasingly, I think Lennox’s grown-up crop is a timeless option – it’s like the cut that Twiggy and Mia Farrow debuted in the ’60s, but worn by a woman in her 60s. Inspiration for this look is rich and varied... Read more

The simple hair update that has made the Duchess of Cambridge even more stylish

There’s also a new flair and confidence, to a degree we’ve never seen before from the Duchess. At a reception on Monday night, she tucked her hair behind her ears – a deceptively simple tweak that is popular with professional... Read more

As the Duchess of Cambridge ditches the highlights, here’s why it makes her look more stylish

There’s also a new flair and confidence, to a degree we’ve never seen before from the Duchess. At a reception on Monday night, she tucked her hair behind her ears – a deceptively simple tweak that is popular with professional... Read more

Verschlimmbesserung – the new German word you need in your life

Of all the German terms for which we don’t have equivalents in English, Verschlimbesserrung, the act of making something worse by trying to make it better, may be the most poetic. (Although kustomerseparationprism, their term for the little triangular divider... Read more

Four haircuts that are better than Botox

Pin it on the pandemic, but ever since the first lockdown came to a close, hair salons have been rep­ort­ing an increase in “proper haircuts”. Bobs, crops and even soft mullets have been on the up, and not just with... Read more

What is the secret behind Prince Harry’s new hair?

On Thursday, following Prince Harry’s first public appearance of the year – at a virtual summit for BetterUp, the mental health start-up where he works as chief impact officer – there was only one talking point in town. Not his... Read more

The most flattering haircuts of all time to try in 2022 — from the pixie cut to the long bob

He reveals, ‘I get asked to cut a lot of chin-length bobs, inspired by Alexa Chung’s original haircut that I created 10 years ago. It has a definite graphic shape that brings out the cheekbones with soft, invisible layers, so... Read more

There’s a simple way for redheads to combat ‘gingerism’

Having had the good fortune to wed a Scottish fellow who looks like a kindly Viking, I rather hoped our children would have red hair. How lovely it would be to nurture and perpetuate this rare and precious recessive gene,... Read more

Cindy Crawford’s finally got out of her hair rut – and this is why you should too in 2022

A few months ago Cindy Crawford’s 90s hairstyle went viral on TikTok. To most of you that won’t count for much, but if the cool kids are copying your style then you know it’s well past its sell by date. ... Read more

Why turning ‘Winter blonde’ like Kate Winslet is the secret to instant youth

If Omicron wasn’t depressing enough, the dull winter light is turning our skin more dreary by the day. Aside from a cheery shade of blusher, there is something you can do to brighten your face that doesn’t involve jetting off... Read more

Why pink hair is the most flattering colour for over 40s

Jennifer Lopez is no stranger to new beauty trends, and it seems every week she – or rather, her glam squad – tweaks her hair and make-up. On Friday her hairdresser Chris Appleton revealed a new hair colour for Lopez,... Read more

I tried the £15 ‘miracle hairbrush’ behind Jennifer Aniston’s hair

In the UK, the Tangle Teezer is deemed the detangling hero which I’ve been using happily for years, therefore I wasn’t expecting the WetBrush to top it, but if Rachel from Friends has one in her kit then who am... Read more