Tips from Stacey Whittaker for Glowing Winter Skin

Valentine’s is around the corner and here at i the stylist we are all about loving thyself before loving someone else. In truth, if we don’t love ourselves, who else will? Self-love breeds self-confidence, and confidence is attractive. And sexy. So we asked Makeup Artist and Skincare Expert Stacey Whittaker if she had any skin […]

Who’s Your Valentine?

Any day is a good day for gifting. To show the people in your life you care for them. Or just because. So why not take advantage of this hallmark of all holidays to show them a little love? Yourself Gifts to give yourself some peace in this holiday of loving. Love YOU first. Always! […]

Aromatherapy Scents to Love

Fragrances You should Take Home Today I’ve been an advocate for reed diffusers and candles as opposed to sprays for a long time. I prefer to use incense to meditate, paint or when doing yoga, as it provides a different mood. Granted, times have changed, and most sprays nowadays aren’t as harmful to the environment […]

Makeup Artist of the Month: Isamaya Ffrench

All things Ffrench From painting children’s faces at parties to Kate Moss in the cover of Vogue and getting on the Business of Fashion 500 list, Isamaya Ffrench’s career is as unconventional as her style is diverse. Here is why you should follow the career of Makeup Artist extraordinaire Isamaya Ffrench.     Because her […]


FOREO LUNA mini 2 – Cool & Customisable Face Brush in Mint Price: £119.00 Stockists:,, Cult Beauty & more… Pros: Easy to use and maintain Long battery life after first full charge (5 months promise) 8 sonic vibration intensities 6 cool colours to choose from (5 new ones) 3 brush zones for customisable […]

REVIEW: Eco Cosmetics Tattoo Body Lotion

Eco Cosmetics Tattoo Body Lotion Price: £18.95 Stockists: Pros: Vegan-friendly and cruelty-free Certified Natural and Coral-reef friendly Prolongs Tattoo Colour Rich, nourishing texture Great even if you don’t have tattoos SPF 10 Cons: Limited presence in the market Specific target audience limits exposure Overall: Amazing product that I’m sorry hasn’t been around for longer. […]

SALON REVIEW: Karine Jackson Organic Colour Systems

Karine Jackson and the Organic Colour Systems Let me start by saying that I like my hair as low-maintenance as possible. Easy cut, easy colour. I’ve a four year old, and very little time for indulging. – And yes, a long-winded haircare routine is an indulgence that morning schools runs don’t allow for. Also as […]

Smile Yourself Confident!

We’ve covered the importance of Oral Health, but do we always give our oral hygiene the attention it deserves? If our breath isn’t as fresh as we’d like it, or our teeth as white, it might make us feel self-conscious, uncomfortable and unwilling to give a winning smile to anyone. And in business, a genuine […]

TOP PICKS: Handbag Essentials

Freshening up essentials to keep in your handbag You’ve done your night time routine the day before, now it’s time to get to work. Let’s face it, we all want to look our best throughout the day, but carrying around our entire toiletries bag is less than practical. The solution? Downsize! Get your essential freshening-up […]