• The Muddy spray tan test

    There’s nothing fake about today’s spray tans. We tested out five of the bronzing best and loved the results

  • Permanent eyebrows

    Elizabeth Hopkins from Beauty Classics shows us why permanent eyebrows are in vogue

  • Zone Face Lift – can you really take off 10 years in 12 weeks?

    Now I don’t know if the above promise is true, because I only had one session, but I’ve seen lots of good results from the Zone Face Lift, and if injections and fillers aren’t your bag, a course of these could be worth a go! I’m no stranger to Steve Hunt and his reflexology room in […]

  • 5 Reasons to Visit The Men’s Room – Market Harborough 

    No, it’s not some public loo over the Leicestershire border, it’s a very cool barbers; modern, with a classic twist and a specialism in hot towels (great at this time of year I imagine). Now we have quite a few male readers on Muddy Stilettos Northants, and I don’t think it’s really authentic for me […]

  • Wouldn’t you though?

    Wowsa, look at this rebrand! That embarrassed finger sweeping into your Vaseline tin can now be a dramatic wave-around and share, thanks to Lulu Guiness’ Limited Edition version…

  • Why December is a great time for facials!

    Blossom Beauty was winner of the Muddy Stilettos Award for Best Complementary Therapy, so who better to ask why this time of year is good to get a facial (quite frankly, I think all year round is a good time to get a facial; one of my fave treatments ever)!  Ellen Zok who runs Blossom […]

    • Muddy’s anti-aging experiment

      It may look like a sex toy, but it worked wonders on the wrinkles and pores…

    • Hot hair colours for the season – Muddy visits Seckingtons

      Every year without fail, the calendar comes around to October/November and I start getting itchy hair (like itchy feet, but hair, that demands a change to suit the leaves outside ; ) It invariably involves some red hues, which give that warmer feel to one’s complexion that can sometimes resemble corned beef in the lowering […]

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