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Post-Summer Skincare

Post-Summer Skincare

This month proprietor of The Clinic on Belfast’s Lisburn Road, Jackie Donnelly, discusses how to counteract the negative effects of over-exposure to the sun. As the summer season draws to a close, and the tan from a fortnight in Spain starts to fade, the tell-tale signs of time spent basking in the summer sun and …

Reveal a fresh new you this summer

Reveal a fresh new you this summer

Summer is often a time of year when we assess our appearance and feel under pressure to look better. Warmer, brighter days and holidays abroad can shine a spotlight on the areas we are less happy with, and many women may be considering how to improve their imperfections. However, the idea of cosmetic surgery can …

Banish the cottage cheese look this summer

Banish the cottage cheese look this summer

As most women would agree there is something satisfying about seeing our favourite celebrities sporting the cottage cheese skin condition known as cellulite. Even pencil thin celebrities such as Kate Moss and Paris Hilton, who eat healthy 24-7, have a host of personal trainers and nutritionist at their beck and call; show us we all …

Prepare for picture perfection

Picture perfect

Whether, like local bride-to-be Christine Bleakley, you’re preparing to get married, or if you are set play a significant role in the bridal party line-up as mother of the bride or groom, you will be keen to look your best for those all important photos. So now is the time to start pampering and improving …

Put the leg work in to be ready for summer

Put the leg work in to be ready for summer

If you long for legs like Jennifer Lopez and the thought of exposing your pins this summer fills you with dread due to unsightly spider veins or lumps and bumps, don’t despair. Lots of women hide their legs in trousers and dark tights because of visible veins and cellulite, which can seriously affect their confidence. …

Pucker up for Valentine’s Day

Pucker up for Valentine’s Day

It’s February – the time of year when the shops become littered with red heart displays and pink teddies and we start planning how we’re going to spend Valentine’s Day (and who we’re going to spend it with!) If you’re hoping to receive a kiss from a special someone this February 14th then it’s time …

New year, new you

New year, new you

When the New Year begins people start to set new goals for themselves. Some decide to quit smoking, others are determined to join a gym and lose weight but I find that a lot of clients who come to me in January want to get a fresh, new look for the New Year. With the …

Sparkle at your Christmas party

Sparkle at your Christmas party

‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year’ sings Andy Williams in the classic Christmas track and I would have to agree. I just love all the preparation and build up to the big day – not to mention the Christmas parties and celebrations! As my clients enter into the festive spirit I tend to …