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Introducing your new go-to beauty shopping platform, The Marie Claire Beauty Edit
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Introducing your new go-to beauty shopping platform, The Marie Claire Beauty Edit

Say hello to the Marie Claire Beauty EditFollowing on from the success of The Marie Claire Edit – our first-in-class shopping platform curated by our Fashion Editors and influencers. We’re launching a unique, premium beauty shopping platform, exclusively with Net-A-Porter. Say hello to the Marie Claire Beauty Edit. Shopping and investing in beauty can often feel a little overwhelming, so we’ve simplified it for you. A curation of the most coveted Beauty Editor-approved products all in one place. You’re able to browse and shop the beauty brands you know and love with ease – think La Mer, Hourglass and GHD – whilst also discovering new products and brands, like Irene Forte and Teresa Tarmey. All of this will be available directly from the Marie Claire w...
ICYMI: Here’s what happened at Marie Claire’s Sustainability Festival this weekend
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ICYMI: Here’s what happened at Marie Claire’s Sustainability Festival this weekend

From practical takeaways to inspiring quotes, here's everything to know...The event was sponsored by Vanish and Garnier. Marie Claire UK launched its first ever Sustainability Festival this weekend, taking place virtually on Saturday 27 March. The event, sponsored by Vanish and Garnier, was hosted by the Marie Claire team, featuring leading voices and brands within the global sustainability movement. Its aim? To share insights and advice on how we can live all aspects of our lives more sustainably, kickstarting a month of Marie Claire content dedicated to sustainable living. ‘Sustainability is a topic we’ve always been passionate about over at Marie Claire – the first women’s magazine brand to talk about global warming and sustainable fashion back in 1988,’ announced M...
Marie Claire UK Awards 2021: Wash & Care Winners
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Marie Claire UK Awards 2021: Wash & Care Winners

The cornerstone to your hair routineYou use them all the time, sometimes everyday, so you really want to make sure that you can rely on your wash and care products to do what they promise. Healthy hair starts from the scalp and then as it grows out, cleansing and nourishing is key. Here are the best wash & care products according to our judges… Best Shampoo For Damaged Hair Winner: Nexxus Keraphix Damage Healing Shampoo, £4.99 True healing comes from within and this shampoo does exactly that. Rich in proteins – keratin, elastin and collagen – and black rice extract (known for improving hair strength) it cleans, then flushes the hair shaft with goodness, meaning it targets so much more than cosmetic damage. Runner up: Oribe Gold Lust Repair and Restore Shampoo, £50...
Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Colour Winners
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Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Colour Winners

We have all missed the salons this year. Yes, some of us have been desperate for a trim, but it’s our colour that’s arguably taken on the biggest struggle. Thankfully, there are some incredible products out there that have helped us through and they’ve won awards… Best Root Retoucher Winner: Batiste Dry Shampoo & A Hint of Colour Range, £2.99 Isn’t blonde hair just the best? But aren’t tell-tales dark roots the worst? To keep you going in between appointments, you need something that’s quick and effective. Nothing is going to perfectly replicate freshly coloured strands, but this Batiste Dry Shampoo does the job. So many women have been using dry shampoo to disguise their regrowth for years, but these added hints of colour is exactly what&#...
Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Tools & Accessories Winners
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Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Tools & Accessories Winners

This past year has seen us depend on our tools and accessories more than ever before. Thankfully, the past 12 months has also seen the launch of some of the most exciting innovation we’ve seen in a long while. Here are Marie Claire UK’s Hair Tools & Accessories winners… Best Hair Extensions Winner: Beauty Works Double Hair Set Extensions, £156.99 and Invisi-Tape Professional Extensions, £160 Both Beauty Works clip-in and tape extensions were nominated for the best hair extensions award, and guess what? Each one received the top scores from the judges. Both sets are made from human hair, designed for easy at home use, and can be used again and again. Oh and they both look oh-so natural, which is the most important thing, no? If it’s volume you’re after,...
Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Styling Winners
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Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Styling Winners

When it comes to getting creative with your hair, you are only ever as good as the tools you have at your disposal. You can tease, backcomb and straighten to your heart’s content, but it’s the best styling products that can make or break a hair style. Luckily, we’ve found the best of the best… Best Texturiser Winner: Alterna Caviar Professional Styling Perfect Texture Spray, £31.95 This is like if a dry shampoo married a hair spray and they had a baby. It adds just the right amount of texture to the root, body to the lengths and holds it there. And thankfully, it doesn’t leave behind any powdery residue, which so many other texturisers do. Best Hairspray Winner: Alterna My Hair. My Canvas. City Slay Shielding Hairspray, £27.05 This hairspray is multi-tale...
Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Hair Heroes Winners
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Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Hair Heroes Winners

This year’s Hair Awards have exposed us to some of the most incredible new hair products, brands and enterprises we’ve ever seen. These specific winners needed their own Hero category to highlight their brilliance, as well their vision and strive to make the world a better place. Best Environmentally-Friendly Packaging Winner: Bleach London – Rosé Shampoo Bar, £9 As more and more brands announce their take on sustainable responsibility, there is one company that has been quietly making headway with the planet at the heart of everything it does for years. Bleach’s formulas are vegan and cruelty-free, it sells large refillable bottles for each of its products and it’s big on reducing single-use plastic. Not only is its Rosé Shampoo Bar 100% plastic-free, it’...
Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Editor and Reader Winners
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Marie Claire UK Hair Awards 2021: Editor and Reader Winners

This year has been tough on us all and the beauty industry has suffered greatly. But even in the darkest times, there is light. The hairdressing community is resilient and there are some people in the industry that deserve special recognition for their efforts at using their platforms to help others. Our Special Jury Prize awards are dedicated to them and the work they do. It isn’t just our editors and judging panel whose opinions matter. We wanted to know which one product our readers deemed their number one beauty cupboard must-have. Special Jury Prize Winner: L’Oréal Professionnel View this post on Instagram A post shared by L’Oréal Professionnel Paris (@lorealpro_education_uki) //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js To support ...
Marie Claire's Save The Arts campaign: A year ago today venues had to close, here's how you can still help
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Marie Claire's Save The Arts campaign: A year ago today venues had to close, here's how you can still help

It's been an incredibly difficult year for the hundreds of thousands of freelancers in the creative industries who make the art forms we love and miss A year ago today, theatres and all creative spaces, from cinemas to comedy clubs and music venues had to reluctantly close their doors. The pandemic was spreading and there was nothing for it but for PM Boris Johnson to announce to the nation that the UK was going into lockdown. Now 12 months and three lockdowns on, those venue doors remain closed. Coronavirus restrictions, although necessary, have devastated the creative industries. Which is why last December, Marie Claire‘s Christmas 2020 Save The Arts Campaign was launched – our celebration of the power of the artistic industries. Working in partnership with The Theatre Art...