Health

'My Boobs Got in the Way of My Golf Swing'

Genelle Aldred writes about the joys of getting into a new hobby, even allowing it to become a bit of an obsession and the hurdles that could have stopped her in her tracks.

The Friday Five: Perfumes For Any Occasion

Perfume is a powerful accessory, mood-enhancer and memory-evoker all in a neat bottle, and finding one that you love is one of life's great joys. Here, Beatrice Aidin shares some of her current favourites.

The Friday Five: Wear Protection... From the Sun

You should be wearing SPF every single day. If the sound of that makes you wince, here are the sun creams that will change your mind entirely.

How Parents Can Support Their Child Through an Eating Disorder

Throughout her late teen years, Megan Ravenhall found herself in the grip of an eating disorder. Though she feels she has still not fully recovered, Megan reflects on how her parents' support led her to ultimately choose life.

The Secret Strength of Anxiety

Ilona Bannister suffers from chronic anxiety and agoraphobia, two conditions that can be completely debilitating. But she's found that, at times, her greatest struggles have also proven to be strengths. She writes for Noon about the experiences that inspired her new novel, Little Prisons.

The Friday Five: Find Your Ideal Mascara

Beatrice Aidin has done the research and the results are in. Here are the five mascaras you need in your life - your make-up bag will thank you.

The Friday Five: Dealing with rosacea

Beatrice Aidin talks us through how you can handle a rosacea flare-up, what can trigger the inflammation and the best products to treat it.

The Friday Five: The bronzers you need this summer

Noon's Beauty Director, Beatrice Aidin, chooses her top five bronzers in the biz so you can find your summer glow.

The Friday Five: Best hair conditioner for older women

Hair in midlife can change, thin or need extra care. Our Beauty Director shares her top picks for women.

'Love the bee, love the world' beauty products

Celebrate World Bee Day and contribute to the health of the apis population with suggestions from our Beauty Director.

The Monday 5: Start your week beautifully

Beauty Director Beatrice Aidin picks products that perk up your Mondays (and the rest of the days too)

“I was spread so thinly that nothing I did ever felt good enough.”

Helen Barnes on how she gave up traditional notions of success, concentrated on her family and discovered the joy of reinventing herself.