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Skin for all seasons

Skin for all seasons

Whether you remember it or not, summer is now officially over, so how can we repair and ultimately prepare for the new season ahead? Jackie at The Clinic, Lisburn Road, has some suggestions. During summer, our skin is battered and beaten by various elements on a daily basis.  Whether the sun, sand, insect repellant, sunscreen …

Avoid a ‘Diet Face’ disaster

Avoid a ‘Diet Face’ disaster

As summer comes to an end, so do our crash diets and beach bod lifestyles.  However, these can often result in excessive skin or weight loss, while sun damage and premature aging can leave us with sunken cheeks and wrinkles or fine lines.  Thankfully Jackie can prevent this with some key treatments at The Clinic, …

Sun Damage SOS

Sun Damage SOS

While a glowing tan is a priority for many, the side effects of sun exposure can be an unwelcome consequence. Luckily Jackie is here with some easy-wins and quick-fixes from The Clinic. The summer is slowly slipping away from us but thankfully we had a welcome blast of sunshine early in the season to boost …

Cathy Martin shares her experience

Cathy Martin shares her experience

Over the past eight weeks, Jackie’s client Cathy Martin has been trying out Endermologie at The Clinic, and this month, she takes over the column to share her experience – and the results. Endermologie is one of those treatments I’d read about French women having fortnightly, but I never quite got round to finding out …

Smile, Smize and Smolder

Smile, Smize and Smolder

Following the excitement of The Oscars, the Hollywood showbiz calendar will now have time to cool down before it heats up again in May for the Cannes Film Festival. Hollywood’s finest will, once again, flock to the French Riviera to grace the red carpet at what is often described as one of the most prestigious …

Cheek to cheek

Cheek to cheek

High cheekbones are taking the beauty industry by storm! Women of all ages are spending hours in front of the mirror creating strange patterns on their face with many different shades of make-up, in order to achieve the perfect contouring effect. Defined cheekbones are a classic beauty feature, with Audrey Hepburn being one of the …

Bring in the New You

Bring in the New You

Hello New Year! A lack of exercise, a lot of eating and the occasional Brandy Butter-induced panic attack, means the busy lead up to Christmas, shopping for presents and preparing for the annual influx of visitors to our homes, often leaves us feeling lethargic, bloated and suffering from dry skin or breakouts. Make January the …

Festive Season Fix

Festive Season Fix

Christmas party season is fast approaching and with the long dark nights draining all of our energy, we are often left feeling, and looking, tired, with little enthusiasm to strive for body perfection in time for our Christmas gatherings. Whether it’s your much anticipated work do, a catch up with old friends, or simply celebrating …