Extreme Sports – Go Karting

Ok, so this may not be quite as extreme as jumping from airplanes a kilometre up in the sky but it’s still a great one for adrenaline junkies! For many people go kart racing conjures up fond memories of racing friends and family down the closest neighbourhood hill in a home made contraption that may, [...]

The Power Of Eyebrows

Just as people notice your hair, people also notice your facial features. Like your eyebrows. There are industries devoted to ‘editing’ this facial feature and women in particular spend countless hours of their time plucking, waxing, colouring and otherwise altering this facial feature. Some of those procedures are painful so the fact that so many [...]

5 Inspirational Books for Men

5 Inspirational Books for Men The beginning of a new year is a time when a lot of us set a new plan for the next year. It’s a time when we can start with a clean slate, set out a few goals and do our best to achieve them. Goals are always easier to […]

The Importance of Vitamin D….

vitamin DThe Importance of Vitamin D and How to Boost Your Levels Over recent years, Vitamin D has been highlighted as a vitamin of particular importance, thanks to its integral role in promoting overall health. It's a unique vitamin in the sense that our most effective form of intake comes from sun exposure and not from [...]

Extreme Sports – Parachuting And Skydiving

Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to leap out of a plane several thousand metres above the earth with nothing more between you and certain death than a piece of material strapped to your back that you hope will obligingly open when you tug a cord?   Welcome to the concept, or […]

What’s In A Stripe?

At GetHair we’re all about hair. And when it comes to hair nothing is quite as striking as the black and white stripes of a zebra’s coat. So What Is In A Stripe? As it turns out, quite a lot.   Especially if you’re a zebra!   Indeed there’s a lot more to the humble […]

Post-Christmas Financial Recovery Tips

Post-Christmas Financial Recovery Tips

Post-Christmas Financial Recovery Tips According to a recent research poll by accountancy firm, Deloitte, British adults spend an average of £567 on Christmas – this figure includes gifts, food, socialising, alcohol etc. If you’ve got children or a bigger family, this figure increases somewhat. If you haven’t budgeted for this kind of outlay, the shock […]

Why We Should Be Eating More Walnuts

With a kernel reminiscent of a brain, and a nutritional profile that makes it a valuable addition to any diet, the walnut is one of those snacks that no household should be without. And if you’ve ever wondered why they’re so expensive, it’s because they’re often hand shelled.   Further to this, if you’ve ever cracked […]

Working Smarter Not Harder

Good time management allows you to work smarter, not harder. By organising your time, and planning ahead of time how to best divide your time between jobs that need doing, you can work a lot more effectively and efficiently.   And get a lot more done as well. One of the first steps in effective [...]

An Explanation For ‘Those’ Bad Hair Days

Do you have that annoying problem where every time you touch something you shoot electric sparks from your fingertips?   Or your newly transplanted hair stands on end. Welcome to the phenomenon of static electricity! Static electricity is caused by an imbalance in the positive and negative charges between touching objects.   Usually the objects [...]

Physical Attractiveness And Its Role In Our Society

It was Aristotle who said “Beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of introduction.”   In 1882 Schiller suggested “Physical beauty is a sign of interior beauty, a spiritual and moral beauty.” Even 600 years before Christ was born, a Greek poetess by the name of Sappho was writing things like “What is beautiful […]