Weekend Beauty Reading: Gwyneth Paltrow's £14,000 Beauty Regime, Cold Busting Beauty Tips and More!

The real secret of Gwyneth Paltrow's beauty regime... £14,000 a month! - Her fresh-faced looks have earned her a multi-million pound fortune. And it appears Gwyneth Paltrow ensures no expense is spared when it comes to maintaining them. It has emerged that the procedures used by the Hollywood actress could easily cost around £14,000 a month. From holistic treatments to weekly facials, not to mention the services of a hair stylist and make-up artist for personal appearances, Miss Paltrow’s regime does not come cheap. [ dailymail ]

Cold Busting Beauty Tips to Look Good During Flu Season - 'Tis the season — for the common cold! What did you think we were gonna say? We’re officially into the chilly months and if you haven’t caught a cold yet, color us impressed. Runny noses, sore throats, and fevers are supposed to keep us home in bed, but our busy schedules have us pressured to be at our best, even during the worst of symptoms. We may not be able to feel our best while we have a cold, but with a few clever tricks, we can certainly look somewhere close to it. Here’s a few pointers on looking pretty while feeling shi . . . well, you get the idea. [ beautylish ]

The Craziest Guys' Hair Transformations of 2014 - Celebs changed up their dos a LOT in 2014. We saw a new candy-colored look almost daily, and we quite easily could have dedicated an entire beauty column to Beyoncé’s constantly changing coif. But in the sea of salon-hopping starlets, there were leading men who caught our eye as well. From lumbersexual beards, to bleach blond comb-overs, to randomly placed patches of hair (really, R Patz?), these are the guys that made us do a double-take in 2014. [ elle ]

Lady Gaga to Be Face of Shiseido - Lady Gaga will be the face of Shiseido's 2015 New Year's ad campaign in Japan — and she will also be its photographer. The pop star shot 50 different selfies of her famous face, and each one of which will appear in a different Japanese newspaper over the New Year period, which is typically a busy shopping time across the country. Forty-six of the ads will be published on Thursday, January 1, and the remaining four will be published on Monday, January 5. [ wwd ]

Lucky Put 3 Bloggers on Its New Cover - Lucky's embrace of street style continues apace. Its February cover features a triad of bloggers, in a first for a major American fashion magazine. The three not-exactly-household-names are the Blonde Salad's Chiara Ferragni, Nicole Warne of Gary Pepper Girl, and Zanita Whittington. The cover story dubs them "fashion's digital superstars" and trumpets their "democratization of the fashion industry," while also promising a look at how each woman achieved her (relative) fame. [ thecut ]

7 Makeup Looks You Can Do with Your Eyes Closed - You know how some people go on mirror cleanses? This is so not that. As staunch supporters of reflective surfaces, we believe in liberty and compacts for all, but we do acknowledge that there are some situations in which you just have to fly blind: a five-snooze-alarm morning, a poorly lit stoop outside a party you didn't know you were attending. That's where these cool, easy, painterly looks come in. [ mariecliare ]

featured image: gwyneth paltrow / pinterest


  1. nice photo. . ;-)


    new post

  2. loved this hairstyle
    my current fav

  3. love that Lucky is featuring 3 bloggers

  4. Wow it's crazy that Gwyneth's beauty routine costs £14,000/month!

  5. That is completely insane if Gwyneth pays that kind of money... to each his own I guess :-P

    As for the guys, most of the look better before they changed up their looks :-)

  6. Beautiful post, really interesting! xx

  7. great post dear!!!

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