Groomed & Glossy – The Expert Beauty, Spa & Lifestyle Guide

Groomed & Glossy readers are 24-45, ambitious, fun, creative and career-focused females (and males!) who want the latest, innovative and upcoming trends in beauty, travel, spas, hotels, homeware, interiors and lifestyle. Groomed & Glossy readers want inspirational and exciting features, along with spa, salon, luxe hotel and retreat reviews. Groomed & Glossy features the very best from both high street and luxury beauty brands.

Jennifer O’Shea  – Founder & Editor

Jennifer has worked on the fashion and beauty desks of many of Britain’s glossiest magazines including Vogue, InStyle, The Observer, FHM, Grazia and Look. She has worked as a Fashion Stylist on Channel 4’s Gok’s Fashion Fix, styled for magazines such as OK! and managed retail and advertising campaign production for retail giants Debenhams and Arcadia. Jennifer has written fashion, style, travel and beauty features for many digital and print magazines.

Groomed and Glossy was first launched in 2010 covering the very best in beauty, spa, travel and lifestyle.


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The Team

Jennifer O’Shea

Founder & Editor

Val Jones

Travel & Lifestyle Editor 

Dex Jones 

Travel Writer & Photographer

Kathryn Lewsey

Senior Beauty Writer | Beauty Features, Salon, Hotel & Spa Reviews

Heather Spencer 

Beauty & Lifestyle Writer | Beauty Features | Lifestyle Features

Julie Ford

Contributing Lifestyle Writer | Hotel & Spa Reviews

Jane Pople

Contributing Lifestyle Writer | Hotel & Spa Reviews

Jamie Roberts

Contributing Lifestyle Writer | Beauty, Salon, Hotel & Spa Reviews

Kay Frankland

Contributing Lifestyle Writer | Hotel & Spa Reviews

Nichola Hirst

Contributing Lifestyle Writer | Hotel & Spa Reviews

Michael Jones

Contributing Lifestyle Writer |  Hotel Reviews