‘Shopping here is like a play’

With lotions, potions and handwritten labels, cult apothecary Buly is all about heritage. Or is it? Charlie Porter meets the retail alchemist using the past to create a spellbinding present

Heavenly scents

The latest perfumes smell divine. Mark C O’Flaherty seeks out the holiest of aromas

Adventures with Afros

After years of chemical treatments, beauty journalist Ateh Jewel is going natural. She untangles the growing issue of caring for mixed-race hair

Sheets ahead

Givenchy has elevated the humble sheet mask to couture level with its catwalk quality lace face treatment. Grace Cook reports

Trend: Coconut oil

From teeth-whitener to moisturiser, what can the beauty industry’s new hero product do for you?