The best of beauty from M&S

If you head up to the first floor of M&S in centre:mk you'll discover a treasure trove of beauty treats, make-up masters and hair care that you might not have even known existed... yes we're talking about the hidden gem of M&S's Beauty Hall....


Alpha H – the brand built by Michelle Doherty out of her own skin struggles and need for effective skin treatments has become a global phenomenon stocked in over 40 countries. The bestselling resurfacing treatment called ‘liquid gold’ has become a cult beauty classic with two bottles sold every minute!


Skyn Iceland the cruelty free, vegan skincare brand born out of founder Sarah’s journey with critically ill health related to stress, boasts inspiration from the calm, clean, low stress environment of Iceland. As the first skincare brand specifically formulated to address the effects of stress on skin - the array of product on offer has something many of us could use to help boost our stress intoxicated skin. 

NUXE - famous for it's dry oil 'Huile Prodigieuse' - which was created 25 years ago, is still going incredibly strong today. The oil, renowned for its restorative, nourishing and beautifying benefits is made in the heart of France alongside all of its other quality products found on the shelves of M&S. 

Pixi - the brand known for having topped countless Beauty Editors 'must have' lists with it's bestselling 'glow tonic' has plenty more to discover to give you glow worthy skin. Their key ingredient glycolic acid is an active ingredient that helps to exfoliate and renew the top layer of skins, clearing away dead cells to make way for a fresher, smoother, more radiant skin. 


Diego Dalla Palma is an Italian brand whose richly-pigmented eyeshadows and skin-perfecting foundations are sure to win you over. We love some of the unique packaging you'll find such as on these eyeshadow palettes below - the outside has stitching on, in beautifully rich tones. With a large offering in the Beauty Hall, there's lots of different products to play with that are sure to make you smile.

If you're looking for great hair care then the ranges on offer from Philip Kingsley and Percy & Reed are certainly worth a look

Prai has just launched in M&S, the skincare brand designed specifically for women over the age of 45, it's said to deliver results in just 7 days. It's also cruelty free and they donate a portion of every product sold to helping animals, so it has the added benefit of the feel good factor too. 

Our final brand to mention had to be Eyeko - the experts in mascara. Their Korean-made tube technology gives 360 coverage envelopes each lash meaning colour doesn't run, smudge or fade and can be removed with warm water by simply sliding off the tubes.