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Mum with eczema says donkey milk saved her skin
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Mum with eczema says donkey milk saved her skin

Growing up our skin is prone to several changes through hormones. While for many of us, we seem to combat it, for others it can follow them into adulthood.Florence Grace is a mum-of-two and a campaigns and marketing officer from Buckinghamshire. She has had eczema her whole life - it started when she was a baby and it has “never really gone away”.For those who don’t know eczema is a skin condition that causes dry and itchy patches of skin. While it is common it isn’t contagious. There’s treatments available in pharmacists to help manage the condition but there isn’t a cure. While Grace admitted there have been times that it’s been “more manageable than others” it has “always been there”. The mum-of-two said: “I had really bad asthma as a child, as well as being allergic to pet hair.“Whe...
‘I was living luxury as fiancée with no job until it ended’
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‘I was living luxury as fiancée with no job until it ended’

A young woman shared her "from rags to riches" story, revealing how she lived a life of luxury as a stay-at-home fiancee, only to be left with nothing when the relationship ended.Rose Davis, 28, enjoyed luxury holidays, fancy meals, designer clothing, and travelled in high-end cars, all thanks to her ex-partner's job. While he was at work, Rose happily took care of the housework and prepared meals for him.She often flaunted her lavish lifestyle on her TikTok page @rosedavisx.However, her once-enviable lifestyle took a drastic turn when things didn't work out between them, and they decided to part ways.Rose has since opened up about her struggles and issued a warning to other women. Explaining why the relationship ended, she said: "It was always fun and luxury, he was very kind and gener...
15 best paying jobs you don’t need a degree to get | Personal Finance | Finance
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15 best paying jobs you don’t need a degree to get | Personal Finance | Finance

Experts have shared a list of the 15 top-paying jobs in the UK that don't require a degree.It's often thought that a university degree is necessary for high-paying jobs, but there are numerous roles that offer substantial full-time salaries without one.Given that students can accumulate debts of over £50,000 after finishing their studies, many are opting for non-traditional career paths.Job site Adzuna has listed 15 positions that don't necessitate a degree, using data from its own website's vacancies.These roles offer hourly rates between £18 and £30, translating to an annual full-time salary of £37,000 to £63,000 before tax - significantly higher than the national average of £35,000, as reported by the Mirror.The list includes positions such as a rope access consultant, who performs t...
Revlon hot brush hailed ‘better than Dyson’ is £32 off ahead of Prime Day
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Revlon hot brush hailed ‘better than Dyson’ is £32 off ahead of Prime Day

We're always looking for affordable ways to upgrade our beauty routine, and we've found the solution: a hot brush that's been hailed as a cheaper alternative to Dyson's iconic Airwrap is currently 46% off in an early Amazon Prime Day deal. That means the Revlon One-Step Volumiser Plus is now £37.90 instead of £69.99 — a generous £32.39 saving. The deal comes less than 24 hours before Amazon's two-day event starts tomorrow (July 16), during which thousands of products will get the discount treatment. That includes everything from top-rated tech products from Dell and LG to popular household appliances from Shark and Ninja. But beauty buffs will be pleased with this early discount on Revlon's versatile styler. It is designed to combine the functions of a hair dryer and a volumiser in one ...
Expert says mattress needs cleaning way more than you think
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Expert says mattress needs cleaning way more than you think

Changing your sheets frequently is a given – but did you know that you need to clean your mattress almost as often? According to experts, your mattress should be cleaned as often as every month to six weeks - but some people have refuted that claim. But how do you even clean a mattress? @nbcselect took to TikTok to write: “You should be cleaning your mattress every 4-6 weeks according to experts we spoke to — but don’t worry, we won’t tell if you haven’t been.”“The first thing you’re going to do is take off all your bedding”, according to the experts.You need to put everything in the laundry, and then grab your vacuum to pick up “crumbs, pet hair, or anything else from the mattress”.Next, baking soda needs to be spread over the whole mattress. It then needs to be “gently” rubbed in with...
Queen Camilla is a vision in blue as she sparks fan frenzy during Jersey visit | Royal | News
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Queen Camilla is a vision in blue as she sparks fan frenzy during Jersey visit | Royal | News

Queen Camilla turned heads today as she arrived in Jersey for a two-day trip with King Charles to the Channel Islands.The Queen looked stunning in a midi light powder blue silk shirt dress by Anna Valentine as she braved the rain and stepped out at St Helier's Royal Square to attend a special sitting of the States Assembly, the local parliament and the Royal Court.She paired the look with a pair of beige sensible heels and a colour-matching handbag. She also used a beige trenchcoat to keep warm as she arrived, while she also carried an umbrella to shelter from the rain.Camilla accessorised her look with colour-matching earrings featuring diamonds and her signature ‘Apollo’ mini blue topaz and diamond pendant in yellow gold by Kiki McDonough (£2,300), along with her gold plate pendant wi...
Brainteaser asks you to spot odd bottle cap in Reddit post
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Brainteaser asks you to spot odd bottle cap in Reddit post

Brainteasers are a fantastic workout for the brain.They can test your intelligence and sight, while optical illusions are a great way to amuse you. Now the latest conundrum has landed on Reddit, so are you up for the challenge?In this brain-tickling image posted in the FindTheSniper subreddit, countless Banquet bottle caps lay in formation. Hidden among them is an aberrant cap that will require laser-sharp eyes to uncover.And because we're rather sporting, we'll divulge that it's none other than a rogue Coca-Cola cap amid its look-alikes.It may seem a cinch, but rest assured, finding it won't be a walk in the park as these caps are almost identical, demanding undivided attention. The caption read: "Spot the Coca-Cola cap!"Fancy a real trial?Set a timer and seek it out in mere seconds.Si...
Diary of a CEO expert says side hustles are ‘useless’ | Personal Finance | Finance
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Diary of a CEO expert says side hustles are ‘useless’ | Personal Finance | Finance

Scott Galloway, a renowned NYU Professor and influential business thought leader, has shared his controversial views on side hustles during a new episode of Diary of A CEO podcast.Speaking to host Steven Bartlett, he advised against having side hustles, stating that it "means your main hustle isn't working."Galloway, who has resided in the UK for several years, also shared his thoughts on the feasibility of achieving success or wealth in the country.He described London as a "butler economy", where most people he knows have made their money by serving wealth created elsewhere.He compared the venture capital available in the US and Europe, stating: "But the rich people made their money somewhere else."For every one business in the US, there's five million in venture capital. For every bus...
Seven of the cutest puppies to have as the perfect companion
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Seven of the cutest puppies to have as the perfect companion

There's 223 pedigree dog breeds, certified by The Kennel Club, which means there is so much choice when it comes to choosing a puppy. While factors such as nearby pups available and costs are most definitely influential, another practicality is knowing which breeds are out there. Some popular breeds, such as the Pomeranian, are easily identifiable, but there are some dog breeds that could have you guessing.Regardless of the dog breed, all puppies are adorable to look at, but could it be personality traits that are going to impact the final decision?With the help of The Kennel Club, there are certain characteristics you can expect from certain dog breeds, including activity requirements and the tendency to bark (or howl). 
Wetherspoons shares 36 pubs in England set to close – full list of affected areas
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Wetherspoons shares 36 pubs in England set to close – full list of affected areas

Wetherspoons, the renowned pub chain with establishments across the UK and Ireland, has announced plans to close 36 of its sites in England. The decision comes as the company prepares to put these pubs up for sale.Tim Martin, the chairman of JD Wetherspoon, commented on the situation: "The gradual recovery in sales and profits, following the pandemic, has continued in the current financial year."He further added: "Total sales are, again, at record levels, with fewer pubs. Sales per pub are approximately 21 percent higher than pre-pandemic levels, which has helped to compensate for the very substantial increase in costs."He elaborated on the increased costs, stating: "For example, compared to the 2019 financial year, labour in this financial year has increased by approximately £164millio...