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Cushion sales boom as nation seeks affordable home updates during lockdown

The quickest and most cost-effective way to update your living space is with cushions – it's no wonder they're so in demand


Sophie Wessex says she's 'so happy' dad, 89, has received Covid-19 jab

Sophie Wessex, 56, revealed she's 'so happy' her father, 89, has received the Covid-19 vaccine as she joined NHS General Practice nurses at the Lincolnshire Hub conference on January 20.


How to travel a lot more comfortably

No matter what mode of transport you are taking, traveling can be uncomfortable. Sitting in one position in a noisy and stuffy plane, train, or bus can leave you feeling drained. From not being able to sleep because of noisy passengers to feeling bored because your device has run out of battery, it can be tedious even for the most patient people. But it doesn’t have to be that way. With a little bit of preparation, you can avoid most annoyances experienced while traveling. Click through this gallery to learn about what you can do to make your next travel experience a lot more comfortable.


Charlene, the “suffocated” Monaco princess, shows her punk side


9 pore-loving mineral makeup products that will help tackle acne

It’s time to revisit mineral makeup


Thai Green Curry That'll Take Only Half An Hour To Make

Perfect if you want something on the table in half an hour!


Tiger King’s Carole Baskin says Netflix ‘betrayed’ her and said docuseries would be ‘Blackfish for big cats’

Carole Baskin has said that she feels “betrayed” by Netflix, claiming that the streaming giant changed the premise of Tiger King from what was agreed on. Baskin found fame after starring in the streamer’s hit docuseries last year. Much of the programme documented the feud between herself and zookeeper Joe Exotic. The 59-year-old, however, told The New York Post that Netflix producers had initially approached her with the notion of creating a...


Skincare: The pros and cons of lockdown

With England and Scotland being plunged into yet another lockdown and it looking like other countries will be following suit, it’s sometimes hard to find the positives amid all the negatives. But for every negative impact the lockdowns have had on your skin, there’s a positive to be found too. Aesthetic skincare expert Anna Baker has illustrated the skincare pros and cons for us. The bad news Feeling Blue The increasing use of devices have led...


Prince Harry launches mental health tool overseas

Prince Harry, 36, has joined Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison to launch a new mental health programme, Peak Fortem, for frontline workers overseas.


Amazon has big deals on TV projectors - it's time to revamp your lockdown movie nights

TV projectors: The very best of Amazon's cinema-style TV projectors are now on sale – your movie nights have never looked so good.


Rachel Riley leaves fans in stitches after suffering wardrobe malfunction

Strictly and Countdown host Rachel Riley leaves fans in stitches after suffering wardrobe malfunction. Take a look here...


Kate Middleton wows with chic lockdown hairstyle in latest video chat with nurses

The Duchess of Cambridge opted for a simple yet sophisticated 'do


Countess of Wessex receives "wonderful birthday present" as father gets Covid vaccine

Sophie's 89-year-old dad was vaccinated this week


Amanda Holden's sassy stewardess outfit sparks big fan reaction

Amanda Holden looked fabulous in her chic air stewardess outfit in a new video on Instagram, and we couldn't love her more for it! See the BGT judge's look here


Kate Middleton thanks nurses in latest Zoom call

It's a new look for the Duchess of Cambridge


20 ways to boost your resilience during tough times

No life is free from pain or suffering. Unfortunately, we will all experience difficult times at one point or another in our lives. While we may not be able to control the things that happen to us, we can control how we react to them. Fostering a sense of resilience is the way to go. Psychologically defined as “the process of adapting well in the face of adversity, trauma, tragedy, threats or even significant sources of stress,” resilience allows us to be strong through even the most troubling periods. If you’re looking to boost this trait, there are plenty of small changes you can make. Take a look at our expert-backed advice.


Food subscriptions and online fitness top of Brits' purchases in 2020 amid COVID-19 pandemic

Food subscriptions, online fitness and casual clothes were some of Brits’ new favourite purchases in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Gyms have been hit hard by the ongoing crisis, with one in six people (16%) cancelling a membership – and a further 16% considering doing so in the future, according to a survey of 6,000 by Aviva (AV.L). But, more positively, there is evidence of a boom for online exercise services as people look to stay fit in...


Why this affordable facial steamer is a worthy addition to your skincare routine

Yahoo Lifestyle is committed to finding you the best products at the best prices. We may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page. Pricing and availability are subject to change. If you’re looking to up your at-home facial game, we may have found the answer. Until recently, facial steamers were widely unheard of and were mainly used by top beauty technicians and A-listers in the know. Then in 2019, Victoria Beckham showed off...


Garmin Fenix 6 Pro vs Apple Watch Series 5: which is the better fitness smartwatch?

How does Garmin's top fitness smartwatch fare against the features offered by the Apple Watch Series 5?


This Pink Grapefruit And Rose Rum Is Perfect For Valentine's Day

Just think of the cocktails you could make!


Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas, totally in love and worth millions


Alice Beer's home is the dream farmhouse escape – see inside

Alice Beer house: see where the This Morning star lives with her husband and two daughters in Wiltshire.


The 10 Best Projectors For Movies, Gaming And Live Sport, At Every Budget

Just add overpriced popcorn and sticky floors


Cupcake Recipes You’ll Want to Make Every Day Of The Week

You're going to feel like Mary Berry...


British shoppers hit with unexpectedly high fees on products from EU after Brexit

Britain’s online shoppers have expressed their dismay after been hit with unexpectedly high post-Brexit charges on items ordered from countries in the EU. Consumers have been asked to pay up to one-third extra in customs duties, VAT and additional delivery charges once they arrive in the UK. It comes as one UK retail boss said British firms were considering abandoning or even burning goods returned by their EU customers who are also unhappy...


20 affordable homeware updates under £50

Yahoo Lifestyle is committed to finding you the best products at the best prices. We may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page. Prices were correct at the time of publication. Forced to spend more time than ever before inside our four walls, we’ve begun channelling our best Kelly Hoppens’ and started to tackle DIY jobs, while taking to the internet to snap up new pieces to furnish our home with. As any interior design expert...


Best GPS dog tracker 2021: GPS collars and trackers for dogs

Always know where your furry friend is with these GPS collars and trackers


WandaVision Easter eggs and adverts explained (including Wanda's talking cow friend)

Yep. You read that right.


Priyanka Chopra Jonas says racist bullying made her want to be "invisible"

It got so bad at one point she left the US and returned to India


Vogue Williams' baby girl Gigi is so sweet in pretty pink dress

Heart FM host Vogue Williams has shared a photo of her baby girl Gigi in the cutest pink smock dress – find out where you can buy it


A charming Arts and Crafts home in East Sussex

Loth Lorien is ensconced in glorious woodland


15 things to shop with Net-a-Porter's 15 per cent off discount code

The new-season drops are calling


France unlikely to re-open ski slopes to tourists for February half term

France is unlikely to re-open its ski slopes for February half term due to ongoing concerns of rising cases of coronavirus in the country


Try Bobby Maximus' 2-Move 'Check the Box' Workout When You're Low on Motivation

Bobby Maximus has a fast, simple routine for the days you just need to get it done.


Plathville Rebels: Photos that keep mom and dad Plath up at night


Lorraine Kelly's silky Rixo blouse has the sweetest meaning behind it

Lorraine Kelly wowed viewers in a stunning star print blouse from Rixo which she revealed was a Christmas present from her daughter, Rosie. Shop her designer style for £185.


Recruitment expert shares top tips for landing a job amid the pandemic

To help your CV sing and equip you with the skills for those virtual interviews, FEMAIL spoke with Tony Gregg, chief executive at Anthony Gregg Partnerships, a UK-based recruitment firm.


The 10 workout moves this trainer says every woman should master

Together, they form the ultimate, total-body workout


Bernie Sanders comments on his viral knitted mittens

"In Vermont, we dress warm"


Eight independent caterers now offering home delivery across London

By now, almost all of us by now would have marked birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions during the pandemic, and with the rules of lockdown 3 meaning we can only leave the house for essential things, finding comfort in food has become one of life’s biggest pleasures. Fortunately, there are plenty of independent caterers who have now turned their hands to deliver fresh meals to your doorstep. From breakfast platters to grazing...


Nepal to open gallery displaying art made of rubbish left on Mount Everest

Mount Everest has long struggled with its status as the “world’s highest garbage dump” – but now at least some of the huge amount of rubbish left behind by visitors each year will be put to good use. A new gallery opening in Nepal will display works of art made out of rubbish taken from Everest. Housed in Sagarmatha Next Centre, a visitors’ centre on the trail to Everest base camp, the gallery will highlight the issue of waste left behind on the...


'Go for it Dolly': Scotsman readers have their say on Dolly Parton adopting a child at age 75

According to reports country superstar Dolly Parton, who turned 75 on Tuesday, is considering adopting a 10-year-old girl with husband Carl Dean.


Lessons from the salon and 30 years in business: How to build customer and client loyalty

"Hairdressing taught me so many things that ... have helped our business in its strength and sustainability," writes Cape York Motorcycle Adventures co-owner Renae Kunda.


Silentnight has launched a teddy fleece wearable blanket for winter - and it sounds super cosy

Keeping cosy will be a doddle this winter with Silentnight's new 'Snugsie' blanket - but you'll have to be quick if you want to get your hands on one


Gigi Hadid just announced her baby's name in her Instagram bio

She gave birth her daughter four months ago


Scratch cooking boom has helped drive soaring demand for vegetables, says grower

Supermarkets have seen increases in sales of vegetables.


Meet the 7 best face masks for acne-prone skin (according to Reddit)

We want them ALL


My life in sex: ‘Despite cottaging and cruising, I’ve never felt fully gay’

I was happily married to a woman for many years and find straight sex in a loving relationship deeply satisfying. However, I have been fascinated by penises since my early teens. At that time, images of penises were strictly taboo, which may have contributed to my fascination, but it is a phase I never grew out of. I would go cottaging while still at school, partly because a quick thrill was so much easier than having to go through the rituals...


Ruth Langsford rocks figure-flattering skinny jeans for happy new TV appearance

Ruth Langsford looked fabulous in her skinny jeans as she made a new appearance on QVC to present her fashion range! See her look here


Drivers demand bigger grants or VAT cuts to help them go electric