Wedding Ideas: Health and Fitness
It’s an unfortunate truth that brides often feel under immense pressure to lose weight or drastically change their looks before the big day, which leads to unnecessary stress and unhealthy yo-yo-dieting in the lead up to the wedding. Even if you do want to slim down or tone up before the big day, doing this healthily and in a safe time frame is key to staying sane during your engagement. Here are our top tips for healthy and happy wedding body prep…
Your pre-wedding beauty and body prep isn't something you can do last minute - it takes planning! Luckily, there are plenty of professionals who can help you look your best for the big day, so we've partnered with UK Spa Association to find out more. Thanks to our guest writer Kirsty Mawhinney of beauty experts Skin Insight for writing the post below.
If you're looking for the perfect girly getaway for you and your bridesmaids, a pre-wedding pamper or a relaxed post-wedding break for you and your new husband, then take advantage of National Spa Week this month to bag yourself a bargain!
Nothing says hen weekend like a relaxing spa break, but not all spas are created equal! For a truly sophisticated hen do, we’ve rounded up our favourite spas that work perfectly for groups of hens - take a look below...
Happy New Year and Welcome to 2018! And a massive woop woop to all you 2018 brides!
After an indulgent festive period and research showing the New Year to be the most popular time for ‘What is the best Wedding Weight Loss regime?’ searches, we’ve teamed up with Happy Brides to discuss the 8 top reasons why diets don’t work.
New Year’s Eve is a time for parties and celebrations, so it’s likely a drink or two will be on the menu. Many alcoholic drinks contain empty calories and provide little nutritional benefit which is not very good for you Wedding weight loss plans.
We’ve teamed up with Happy Brides Nutrition to help you enjoy a New Year’s cocktails, guilt-free, and keep you on the road to looking and feeling amazing on the lead up for the big day.
Much like tequila, this blog is best taken with a large pinch of salt! The more alcohol you drink the more calories you can consume. Remember to please drink responsibly.
In an exclusive interview, GfB talked to beauty expert Andrew Barton, Urban Retreat's Creative Director, about all things hair! Urban Retreat has an elite team of hair stylists who are ready to treat you to the best experience of your life: When it comes to getting bride ready, Andrew has all the answers for looking and feeling great!
Are you ready to be wooed by stars of the screen, sirens and styles ready to grace Old Hollywood? Urban Retreat at Harrods are ready to sweep any bride-to-be off their glass slippered feet, with the hair and makeup that dreams are made of. GfB were treated to a peak at 4 uniquely styled bridal looks, magically created by advanced stylist Rosie Hunter, artistic director Tracey Gallagher and make-up artist Kimon Ioannis Lekkas. So, take a breath and get ready to be wowed by these bespoke looks, which take inspiration from vintage style icons and promise a perfect finish...
Healthy, happy hair is all a part of the feel good factor on your big day. Wedding planning can be stressful, but, it doesn't have to be a reason to pull at your hair or for it to fall out! Together with Trichologist Sally-Ann Tarver, we've taken a look at her handy pointers for keeping your hair in tip-top condition ahead of those all important occasions!
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