Johnson & Johnson Journalism Awards 2017

Last Wednesday the creme de la creme of the beauty media headed to the Johnson and Johnson Skincare Journalism Awards 2017. It’s always an exciting night – after working in the industry for a while you get to know other writers well, so it’s always great to see everyone’s names in lights and to see editorial[…]

Catch me on the latest Emma G podcast

Last week I watched the BBC Horizon programme Clean Eating: The Dirty Truth and subsequently wrote a piece for Get The Gloss on whether (as well as the obvious influence of the movement on social media) it’s our interpretation of these wellness trends that leads to obsession and unhealthy habits. The lovely Emma Gunavardhana then[…]

New updated advice for sensitive skin in the sun

  Chances are, you’re here because you have sensitive skin like I do – and if you’re anything like me you’ll struggle to find sun cream for sensitive skin that protects without causing more harm than good. Whether your issue is fancy formulas giving you a rash or the horror that is prickly heat, I’m[…]

Feminism fail: Vagenda Magazine on More! Magazine

Today I unfollowed Vagenda Magazine after they tweeted in celebration of the fact More magazine has officially been suspended. They crowed at the fact that another brainless, preaching, make-women-feel-like-crap magazine had bitten the dust, so to speak. Being a journalist and someone who writes in health and beauty (which no doubt means I must fail[…]