Make up

Halloween Makeup Inspiration 2017


It’s our favourite time of the year when we can go all out with our make up in the name of Halloween. But if you’re feeling a bit stumped for ideas, have no fear! Just like last year, we’ve handpicked some of our favourite make-up tutorials on YouTube to inspire you to get in the mood! From horror […]

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Winter Skincare Edit

Winter skincare edit Average Janes

In this cold weather, it’s vital to use winter skincare that’s going to hydrate and nourish dry skin. If your skin is in need of a boost, try out this night-time routine has proven to combine great beauty products to achieve maximum hydration. Removing make-up To remove make-up and act as the first cleanse in the […]

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Clean like a Queen – StylPro Brush Cleaner

stylpro brush cleaning

Earlier this year,we wrote about the importance of cleaning your make-up brushes. We mentioned the funky new gadget, the StylPro, which claims to wash and dry your make up brushes in 30 seconds. Well, just in time for Christmas, Holly got her hands on one – and she’s giving us her verdict. You might remember […]

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Fake it ’til you bake it

Fake Tan product edit

Summer is over (sob!) but we’re not prepared to rock the pasty look yet. Similarly we don’t want to look like an Oompa Loompa in October, but a casual fake tan glow would be nice. Fake it ’til you bake it: our top fake tan products Our writer Sophie tests out some of the latest […]

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How to keep the summer glow


We don’t know about you, but after coming back from holiday with a cracking tan we always make a tremendous effort to keep our summer tan as long as possible. This usually involves slathering on a ridiculous amount of aftersun, with all kinds of ‘tan prolonging’ claims and hoping for the best (but then giving […]

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Summer Beauty Edit


We have rounded up a range of our favourite beauty products over the last few months, including a mixture of awesome skincare, nails and make-up brushes! Summer Beauty Edit Rhian rounds up some of the top summer beauty products that have made it into her make up bag must-haves this summer. Luna Oil by Sunday […]

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#Beauty20 Awards – Finalists Announced!

#Beauty20 awards London

We were delighted to be invited to participate in judging the #Beauty20 Awards this year, and the shortlist of finalists has been announced. We’re keeping our favourites under our hat, but were delighted to see a fabulous mix of high street faves and quirky start-ups after our own heart. After hundreds of submissions, countless hours […]

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Aveda: Radiant facial dry brush


Do you dry brush in the shower? It’s a bit of an effort, but the results are so worth it. Normally the face is avoided during this cleanse, probably because using the same brush would be absolutely gross! But now, facial dry-brushing is the new skincare must-do – and we’re going to tell you why. The […]

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Loud and BROWed

Brows on Fleek

Make up and fashion styles are constantly changing but a trend that we are still loving here at Janes HQ are big, beautiful brows! Two of our writers, Nell and Holly, have collaborated on a piece to help you achieve the brows of your dreams. Brows On Fleek Nell and Holly share their top products […]

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Budget vs Blowout: Coral Lipstick

Budget vs Blowout coral lipsticks

Bright, perky coral lipstick is a perfect summer shade – but we’ll be the first to admit it can be tricky to pull off. Depending on your skin tone you may want something more pinky, or more red-orangey to get that coral pop of colour. Luckily, there’s a range of smokin’ hot coral lipstick shades […]

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Treat Yo’Self! Our beauty splurges

Top beauty splurges

Let’s be honest, the British summer so far is a bit miserable and the news headlines are pretty grim – sometimes, we find we need a good old fashioned pick-me-up in the form of a pleasingly-packaged beauty product. Something a bit treaty that you enjoy pulling out of your make up bag on the train or in a restaurant. […]

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What’s in my handbag? – Nell

Whats in my handbag Nell

We’re a curious bunch here at Janes HQ. So to continue our series of having a good old nose into each others’ must-haves, Nell steps up for the second round. What can’t she live without? What beauty products does she have on hand at all times? Have a read below! From make up and accessories, […]

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