Beauty

Bandon salon Wayne Lloyd Hair left the capital as this year’s L’Oréal Colour Trophy winner.

The judging panel included an impressive group of renowned international industry experts including Daniel Galvin OBE, Trevor Sorbie MBE, Jason Miller, Alan Edwards, Andrew Mulvenna and Jessie Collins from Irish Tattler Magazine.

The L’Oréal Colour Trophy...

The World Cup might be over, but all eyes are still firmly on Brazil in the beauty world. Clarins is the latest brand to release a themed collection inspired by Rio's sizzling samba atmosphere. The Clarins Colours of Brazil Summer 2014 features their Truly Waterproof Mascara in both black and blue (€25, stays put for up to 12 hours), six Lip Balm Crayons (€19.50, Clarins counters)...

The rind of the watermelon is packed with beauty-boosting vitamin C and vitamin B6. Remove the green skin and pop the white part in your juicer along with your favourite fruit and veg blend for an added boost.

Priya Therapy have launched a number of new offers for summer. The French Church St. therapy rooms are giving away a free mask or moisturiser with every Korres Body product purchased, free eyebrow threading when you buy a course of Detox Massages and a free brow shape with every Body Brush treatment booked. Call Priya, No. 15 French Church St. on 021 490 59 86 or email...

Tiredness, burnout, exhaustion - fatigue is undoubtedly one of the most widespread conditions of the 21st century and one of the main zones where it is concentrated is the fragile eye contour area. New Advanced Génefique Yeux Youth Activating Eye Cream by Lancôme targets the five signs of fatigue specific to the eye area. Expect reduced fine lines, an instant lifting effect and...

Travelling light? Stock your suitcase with travel-sized goodies from L'Occitane. We love their Repairing Shampoo (€6.50, L'Occitane, Oliver Plunkett St.) made with five essential oils ylang-ylang, sweet orange, lavender, geranium, angelica.

Brazilian Bum Lift offers an attractive alternative to squats...
At the start of the summer, Therapie Clinic introduced a range of non-surgical solutions to help you sculpt and shape problem areas in record time. The results are incredible and now that word is spreading, demand for their non-Invasive Brazilian Bum Lift is rocketing.

The most effective way to sculpt the curves of...

Ever wondered how Liv Tyler maintains her movie star looks? "I do really hot baths with different salts and oils a few times a week and exfoliate," she told reporters recently. "I also believe in going to We Care [a Californian spa], doing a week of fasting, colonics, and sleeping a lot."

The Body Shop's new non-greasy hand creams are good enough to eat. Our firm favourites are Pink Grapefruit and Coconut, but you can choose from seven scents (€5.95) at the Oliver Plunkett St. store.

Drop that dodgy sandwich; The Rocket Man on Princes St. is now open and serving an ever-changing menu of healthy salads that are perfect for lunchtime. We love the beetroot and farro, cous cous and and chickpea options, all served with fresh leaves and a hearty topping, such as hummus, yogurt or pickle.

With all eyes on Brazil for the World Cup, Clarins is the latest brand to release a themed collection inspired by Rio's sizzling samba atmosphere. The Clarins Colours of Brazil Summer 2014 features their Truly Waterproof Mascara in both black and blue (€25, stays put for up to 12 hours), six Lip Balm Crayons (€19.50, Clarins counters) and an Eye Quartet and Liner Palette (€39),...

Pantene's new Pro-V Dry Shampoos absorb oil to revive limp, lifeless locks in between washes. Available in Instant Refresh, Pro-V Volume Booster and Pro-V Colour Saviour, the clever formula leaves no visible residue. Simply spritz onto roots, leave for five minutes while you eat breakfast, then comb through. €5.19, Boots.

You can’t feel it, you can’t see it…but it’s got you totally covered. Benefit's Dream Screen broad spectrum SPF 45 silky-matte sunscreen is ultra lightweight and truly invisible on skin. It absorbs instantly to help protect against sun damage and leaves skin feeling moisturised. €36, Debenhams.

Clarisonic's new Deep Pore Decongesting Solution promises 94% removal of dirt, oil and excess sebum. Designed to be used with the Clarisonic Mia 2 Sonic Skin Cleansing Brush,

Tested by leading dermatologists, this set reduces pore appearance by 25% after just one use. Deep Pore Decongesting Solution is €27 from Brown Thomas.

The fastest selling weight loss tea in the world, Cha Yi Tea is now available in Therapie Clinics nationwide and there’s already a waiting list.

The ancient Chinese blend, reportedly used by celebrity fans such as Jennifer Lopez; Sophia Dahl and Victoria Beckham, is full of specially selected herbal ingredients to facilitate what scientists call ‘fat oxidation’...

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