Scientist claims alcohol will disappear in a GENERATION

Professor David Nutt of Imperial College says alcosynth will be the new booze The alternative has the same effects but doesn't damage your health, it's said But you can't get as drunk on the synthetic liquor as you can with real booze By Imogen Blake For Mailonline Savour your favourite tipple now as you may not be drinking alcohol within a generation, according to a top scientist. Professor David Nutt, a former government drugs adviser of Imperial College London, says synthetic Read more [...]

Never before seen images of Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show has taken place for 22 years; the first show was held in 1995 at the Plaza Hotel in New York City Unavailable to the public until its very first webcast in 1999, the show has since racked up millions viewers across 90 countries each year The images have been published in photographer Russell James's Backstage Secrets: A Decade Behind the Scenes at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show By Olivia Elgart For The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Read more [...]

Kirstie’s Christmas feast: Glazed ham

By Kirstie Allsopp For The Daily Mail From a fabulous glazed ham to this last-minute Christmas cake – Kirstie Allsopp shares her favourite festive recipes  This juicy ham recipe is a succulent addition to roast dinners throughout Christmas Every year we get our Christmas ham from Phil Spencer, my partner on Location, Location, Location. Phil is a man of Kent, his family are farmers in Kent, and thus the ham we gratefully receive each year is from Kent! Read more [...]

The lipstick mistakes that add 10 years to your face

London-born  Diane Kendal is a consultant with Marc Jacbos Beauty Says that heavy liner in a dark shade looks very harsh on older women  Forgetting lip balm or using drying formula shows up flaky skin and lines  Those with pale skin tones should opt for true red and peachy shades   By Siofra Brennan For Mailonline Your skincare routine may be impeccable, but there's another overlooked element to your beauty regime that could be adding up to a decade to your face. Read more [...]

Slimming World gives former free pasta pots a Syn count

Mug Shots and Batchelors Pasta 'n' Sauce pouches now have Syn counts Slimming World said the convenience pots weren't 'satisfying' enough 'Free' foods have to be low calories and filling to escape a Syn count  By Imogen Blake For Mailonline Dieters on the popular Slimming World plan are furious after being told a range of pasta pots are no longer 'free' foods but have to be counted as 'Syns'. The company, which has 900,000 paid-up members, allocates Syn points to all types of food. However Read more [...]

Gold Coast nude blogger speaks out about skinny shamed

Jessa O'Brien, 28, from the Gold Coast, is behind the Nude Blogger profile She blogs about body positivity - and shares photos of her nude doing yoga Recently, Jessa spoke about the difficulties of being body positive and skinny  She said: 'You do not have to be fat to be a victim of body shaming' in a post By Sophie Haslett For Daily Mail Australia She found Internet fame when her Instagram page, The Nude Blogger, was 'deactivated' without warning - on the grounds of there being Read more [...]

Jamie Oliver’s recipe for black roast potatoes for Xmas

Jamie Oliver revealed the secret to his new trick to make BLACK roasties The celebrity chef, 42, revealed his secret - half a bottle of balsamic vinegar He said 'It’s a simple, slightly nutty, but brilliant idea' but 'quite shocking looking' The 'Arrosto Misto' recipe will be broadcast as part of Jamie's Italian Christmas By Alisha Rouse and Laura Lambert For The Daily Mail For most budding cooks, black roast potatoes are a definitely no-no. But for Jamie Oliver, it’s all part Read more [...]

Femail rounds up animals stuck in tricky situations

Animals of all sizes found themselves getting in trouble with furniture Owners photographed dogs, cats and cows who needed help getting unstuck Hamocks, chairs and blinds all proved problematic for the furry friends  By Stephanie Linning for MailOnline These hilarious photos capture animals who ran into trouble when they tried to take on a piece of furniture.  From daring cats to clumsy dogs, pets of all shapes and sizes found themselves getting into trouble at home.  Read more [...]

Bake Off judge Prue Leith freezes turkey before Christmas

Prue Leith stirred up controversy for revealing she stuffs turkey, then freezes it Bake off judge raised fears over food safety, as stuffed turkey is harder to defrost The chef says she ‘cheats like anything’ by freezing a boned, stuffed turkey FSA advises thorough cooking if baking turkey from frozen to avoid salmonella  By Laura Lambert For The Daily Mail Prue Leith unwittingly left fans hotly debating food safety today, after she suggested freezing Read more [...]

Can you pass this ‘impossible’ Playbuzz spelling test?

Spelling test shared by Playbuzz was designed for high school students  Players must choose the correct spelling of words missing from sentences Of 40 students who took on the challenge, none managed to get full marks  By Martha Cliff for MailOnline Even the sharpest among us occasionally turn to our computer's spell check function when tapping out a lengthy word - but could you pass a spelling test aimed at high school students?  A tricky new quiz shared by Playbuzz puts Read more [...]