BEAUTY & LIFESTYLE

BEAUTY & LIFESTYLE

Woman turns 109 and says secret to long life is jelly babies and NO...

A WOMAN who has turned 109 says the secret to her long life is – ‘NO MEN’. Miss Wright said: “I’ve stayed away from men all my life – full stop. “That’s my secret, no men. And living off jelly babies – I...

A fifth of men think they could have become a pro athlete

ONE in five sport-loving men are convinced that they ‘could have gone pro’, new research reveals. Were it not for a niggling injury, a cruel twist of fate or a simple falling out of love for the game, many Brits...

How the Agera RX peel represents a major advance in non-evasive treatment for fantastic...

THE Halo Clinic in Chippenham offers a wealth of cutting edge beauty treatments to ensure you look your best this Christmas - and beyond. Agera Rx peels represent a major advance in the non-invasive treatment of ageing skin, acne and...

READER OFFER: A huge 25% off revolutionary skin treatment at The Halo Clinic

NEW year, new you. The tired catchphrase trotted out every January and rarely adhered to. But now we really can make it happen for you - and at a massive discount. Index has again teamed up with the market-leading Halo Clinic...

Women risk baldness by copying Kardashians, Ora and Rihanna

HAIRSTYLES made popular by stars such as Rihanna are putting women at risk of baldness, claim researchers. Braids, weaves, dreadlocks and extensions have boomed in popularity after being used by stars including Nicki Minaj, Kim Kardashian and Rita Ora. But the...

Back ache at 33, grey hairs by 39…experts create your ‘health timeline’

BRITS can expect to start suffering headaches and migraines at the age of 24, back problems at 33 – and get their first grey hair at 39, a study has found. The study of 2,000 adults revealed the age we...

Natural beauty miracle treatments from around the world

In her regular blog for INDEX, Carol Aplin of Wiltshire organic skincare specialists Pink&Green goes global in her pursuit of miraculous natural beauty tips... WHEN it comes to beauty, we can all learn a thing or two from our fellow...

50 weird and wonderful beauty tips

RUBBING coffee on thighs to combat cellulite and applying baking soda on teeth to make them whiter are among the weird and wonderful beauty secrets employed by women, a survey has revealed. Other tricks of the trade include rinsing hair...

What your skin does for you…and how to best reward it

Award-winning Carol Aplin of Swindon-based Pink&Green Organic Skincare returns with more natural beauty advice for Index readers… IT'S during the times of the year when the weather is at its extremes that we are more likely to consider the effects of the...

Think you’re healthy? What about your calorie blind spots?

MILLIONS of ‘healthy’ Brits have a ‘calories blind spot’ over sauces, sugars, condiments and snacks, research revealed yesterday. A study carried out among 2,000 adults found that while calorie counting and ‘five a day’ are a focus of their daily...

READER OFFER: 30% off Botox treatments at Halo this Friday

GIVE yourself an early present ahead of the Christmas party season and look years younger. Our friends at The Halo Clinic are offering a special one-off Friday afternoon clinic to our readers this week, slicing 30 PER CENT off of...

Women’s diets and exercise regimes improve after pregnancy

NEW mums eat more healthily and do more exercise after having a baby than ever before, according to a new study. The research found that prior to parenthood women would think nothing of eating ready meals and takeaways, and putting...

Meet the new perfect specimen of manhood: The ALFALFA Man

MOVE over Alpha Male and make way for your modern brother…ALFALFA Man. A new breed of super-fit man – who is better aware of his diet, knows which fats to avoid and is happy to pay extra for organic produce...

Love at first bite: How Dracula Therapy will leave you looking like Kim K

IT'S the beauty treatment Kim Kardashian swears by...and it's not as scary as it sounds. Dracula Therapy - Platelet rich plasma therapy to be precise - has been used for over 30 years in many different medical fields, including cosmetics. The plasma...

Save 25 PER CENT with Halo and banish wrinkles, acne, scars, stretch marks and...

INDEX has once again teamed up with The Halo Clinic in Chippenham to offer a huge discount on one of their incredible skin treatments. Between now and January 1 2016, you can save 25 per cent on fractional laser treatment. This...