Health and Beauty

Living Magazines Summer 2021 Hair and Skin

Here Comes Summer

The sun is shining and we’re allowed out! It’s time to get your skin back into shape and your hair shining Looking at ourselves on Zoom over the past few months has been quite an enlightening experience for many of us – and not necessarily in a good way! Be honest, unless you’re lucky enough […]

Living Magazines Spring Healthy Habits

Spring into Healthy Habits

Spring is a great time to begin your new road to a healthier lifestyle – we’ve compiled some simple ideas that should get you feeling fitter and looking good in no time… Hands up who has stuck to their New Year’s resolutions? No, us neither! January is not the best time to start a new […]

Living Magazines Winter Skin Glow

Get That Winter Glow

We may not be able to have huge parties over the festive season, but you can still look fabulous this winter, even if you are celebrating at home Winter beauty often concentrates on party make-up and hair ideas, but as we write this, it’s not clear quite what Christmas will look like this year. Whatever […]

Living Magazines gentle exercising

Take It Easy on Yourself

You don’t have to pound the streets or whizz up and down country lanes on two wheels to get fit. Here’s our guide to a more gentle way of exercising There were two kinds of people over lockdown – those who busily posted up their latest 10km run route, and those who busily took a […]

Living Magazines Mental Health brain and sky

Look After your Mind

During isolation, it became more important than ever to stay positive and boost your mental health. As we emerge, it will be just as important to look after yourself In these worrying times, it can be hard to stay positive. As we go to print, we’re still in lockdown and it looks as though it […]

Living Magazines Jogging

Jog On!

Fancy getting outside and getting fit? Here’s how to get running and stay injury-free It’s the London Marathon next month and if you always find yourself watching the runners completing the gruelling course and thinking, ‘I fancy doing that one day’, why not make this the year you do it? Whether you’re a complete beginner […]

Living Magazines Winter skin

Get Beautiful Winter Skin

Keep skin glowing all winter long with our expert advice When it’s cold outside and the central heating’s on, your skin can feel tight and dry. We spoke to Natasha Dauncey from Apothaka in Berkhamsted and Lucie Fountain from Elementary Skincare in Tring about keeping your skin looking good all winter. 1. Cover it If […]

Living Magazines wear it pink

Wear it Pink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here’s how you can get involved. Hearing the news that you’ve got breast cancer is devastating – and for roughly 1,015 women in Hertfordshire every year, this becomes the reality. Nationwide, one in eight women will be diagnosed in their lifetime. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and 18 […]

Living Magazines Jane Wake

Work Your Inner Core For A Flawless Pelvic Floor

Pilates instructor and INNOVO ambassador Jane Wake advises to do five quick and simple exercises to work the inner core The women’s health fitness expert recommends starting with one exercise a day, building up to a full workout with all five exercises, 3 times a week Incontinence and postnatal body issues are major health concerns for […]

Living Magazines Plasma Pen before during and after

Plasma Pen Treatment

We put a brand new treatment to the test Most of us dream of looking younger without having to go under the knife, don’t we? As we age, our skin thins and produces less collagen, all of which combines to make our skin look older and more wrinkled. Plasma Pen treatment is a brand new […]