World Cup winning looks
Whether you’re a WAG-alike or preparing to be a football widow this summer, here’s our guide to surviving the world’s biggest football competition with some little beauty treats.
If you have already planned your schedule around England’s matches, stay patriotic with these handbag must-haves.
Show your support for top striker Wayne Rooney by spritzing his wife Coleen’s new scent. Coleen Summer, £17.50 (0870 850 3868), features fruity top notes of bergamot, mandarin and orange combined bined with floral notes of geranium, rose and jasmine.
Nail it with
Accessorize’s Go England fake nails, £5. The pack of 24 contains various designs including the St George’s flag and phrases like ‘England’ and
‘Come On’. Steam-Cream have a Freedom & Discipline tin, £10 (www. steamcream.com) emblazoned with the British flag. The vegan cream, containing an oatmeal infusion, almond oil and cocoa butter, is the perfect travel companion with its travel-friendly container and multi-purpose qualities.
VO5’s styling gels, from £1.691.69, have undergone a sporty makeover, with the Union Jack printed onto the tubes. Grab them before they’re snapped up, as they’ll be on shelves until August. Available from all supermarkets.
Rather than kicking your man into touch for dreaming more of England than of you, why not use the time wisely for a match day makeover, once the whistle blows?
Turn match time into ‘me-time’ – within 90 minutes, you could have a new hairdo, glowing complexion or silky-soft skin.
The Maxi treatment, from £150 (www.hmhair.co.uk) at Headmasters will put the ‘schwing’ back into limp-looking locks. Great for long hair in need of TLC, the intensive treat includes a masque and a cut to trim
off split ends.
Show off gorgeous talons with Nails Inc’s Three Week Manicure, from £90 at House of Fraser (0207
003 4000), for glossy and non-chip nails lasting three weeks. Turn your bathroom into a spa for that immediate getaway. Lie back with No7 Sumptuous Bath Soak, £9 from
Boots Boots, slap on a layer of Trilogy Purifying Masque, £18 (www. trilogyprod
ucts.com) to detoxify and soften skin, and finish off with a manicure and pedicure.
Get your tootsies ready for flip-flops with Crabtree & Evelyn’s La Source 60 Second Fix Kit For Feet, £22 (www.crabtree-evelyn.co.uk), , where you can give yourself a 90-minute pedicure. Shoppers get a Spa Pass, offering free products and treatments, when they pop into stores - an added bonus.