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Try a Barrecore class in Wimbledon

THE LATEST FITNESS TRENDS TO WOW SW LONDON

End the year on an exercise high. From new gym equipment to new fitness classes, buys and well-being supplements, here’s the latest health and fitness news in South West London TRY A BARRECORE CLASS IN WIMBLEDON Get in shape for the party season and improve your posture too. Try a barrecore class at barrecore Wimbledon studios. A barrecore workout combines fat-burning […]

Samsara Mind and Body, Wandsworth

SAMSARA AYURVEDIC DAY SPA, WANDSWORTH

Head to Samsara Mind & Body day spa in Wandsworth and you’ll be greeted with relaxing Ayurvedic treatments, massages, homeopathic therapies and candlelight yoga

Get beauty treatments at home with Prettly

AT-HOME MANICURES: BEAUTY MADE EASY

Finding time to leave the house for a manicure, pedicure or wax can be tricky for new mums, people working full time or for those who are less mobile, which is why new website Prettly is so clever Prettly is a London-based site that pairs up beauticians with customers for home treatments. The idea of […]

How to get fit and lose weight quickly by going swimming

HOW TO GET FIT WITHOUT GOING OUTSIDE

How to stay fit without leaving home is the question on everyone’s lips as we move into winter. With plummeting temperatures and routine rain, contemplating venturing outdoors for that weekly run no longer seems so appealing. And with the impending festive season, fitness routines taper off, invariably leading to us panicking about weight loss as soon the […]

Danilo Hair Boutique salon interior

SALON OF THE MONTH: DANILO HAIR BOUTIQUE

Lorraine Crighton-Smith has a luxurious cut and colour with L’Oreal Colour Specialist Danilo at his Fulham Road hair salon I had been struggling to get an appointment with my usual hairdresser, whose part-time hours were in such high demand one would have to book several months in advance just to get trim. It was the end […]

Digital London

15 WAYS TO SURVIVE IN A DIGITAL WORLD

If you tweet more than you chat and your concentration span has disintegrated to a mere 140 characters, you need Paul Levy’s new book, Digital Inferno. It will help you log out of the digital realm and tune into the real world

Scissors Palace, hairdresser Holland Park

SCISSORS PALACE – 34 YEARS AND COUNTING

Holland Park Avenue hairdressers Scissors Palace has been in the area for 34 years and is still going strong. The Resident paid a visit to the West London salon to see what has made it such a hit with the locals From the outside Scissors Palace hairdresser on Holland Park Avenue doesn’t stand out, but […]

THE BENEFITS OF STRENGTH TRAINING FOR WOMEN

Weights are for girls too. You can still wear pink, you’re not going to end up looking like Madonna, it burns oodles of calories AND boosts your metabolism (so you can eat more) and, heck, it’s really fun. Victoria Purcell takes the plunge and tries her first kettlebell class

The South Kensington Club, new members Club

WELCOME TO THE SOUTH KENSINGTON CLUB

If you’re in the market for a new club membership, The South Kensington Club may just be what you’re looking for. Taking its name from its West London address, the club sits between Hyde Park and the glorious museums on Exhibition Road. And taking a lead from the success that Grace Belgravia found, The South […]

MEET THE FOUNDER OF SMELL BENT FRAGRANCES

Meet Brent Leonesio, founder of cult fragrance brand SMELL BENT at Roullier White on Thursday 25 September from 7pm-9pm

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