Trips to the beauty salon are timely, costly, and sometimes just not possible. When life gets in the way, we simply can’t take a chunk out of our day to indulge in a nail treatment, remove unwanted hair or plump our complexion with a face mask. We hear you guys and gals, we hear you!
To remedy this, we’ve put together a quick cheat-sheet for all you busy beauty-lovers that want to achieve the same salon results in your own time, wherever you are. Layer on a nail treatment in between meetings and de-fuzz in front of the TV, beauty on-the-go can be quick and effective. Whatever your schedule, we’re here to keep you looking and feeling fabulous.
The new ProSpa collection from OPI has been developed with facial skincare-quality ingredients, perfected for your hands and feet. This gorgeous set is the perfect introduction to the range, featuring the Micro-Exfoliating Hand Polish to help smooth rough skin, the Nail & Cuticle Oil which restores essential moisture, and finally the Protective Hand Serum which helps to hydrate and reduce the visible signs of ageing on your hands. No one need know your perfectly soft and smooth results were refined on your journey home from work!
Fight the fuzz
The No!no! uses super-clever Thermicon technology to help remove hair from all over your face and body easily and efficiently. It’s perfect for keeping everything smooth and even works on sensitive areas such as your face and bikini line, as well as hard-to-treat spots such as ankles, knees, elbows and in between eyebrows. Snap it up if you’re after salon-quality hair removal that you can replicate in the comfort of your own home.
Almost no time investment is needed from you for this fab product to work its magic. The Erno Laszlo Hydra Therapy Mask is designed to melt into your complexion to help hydrate your skin. Get your beauty sleep with this overnight treatment, formulated to help you wake up to fresh, radiant-looking skin.
When was the last time you managed to fit in a professional blow dry? We can’t remember either! Save trips to the hairdresser for extra-special occasions and put the Dyson Supersonic hairdryer to the test instead. With a powerful digital motor, intelligent heat control to help protect your hair’s natural shine, plus 360-degree rotating attachments for precise styling, you’ll be amazed at the results you can achieve without a trip to hairdresser. And did we mention the Purple Nickel colour is only available at QVC?
We hope we’ve inspired you to scribble out the salon appointment and pencil in a little you-time whenever you can manage it instead. We’d also love to read your own top tips for recreating professional-style beauty treatments at home. If there’s something you’d like to share, leave a comment below!