Archive for 2013

HOW TO ACHIEVE A FLAWLESS MAKE-UP BASE

If I had a penny for every time a client has asked me ‘how do I make my skin look flawless’ I’d be in Barbados right now sipping rum punch instead of writing this blog for you lovely people. Let’s just say the perfect movie star complexion that glows with health and vitality is right […]

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Posted on: Wednesday, November 6th, 2013
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CLEAN YOUR BRUSHES LIKE A PRO

I’m not going to lie to you; cleaning make-up brushes is the least favourite part of my job. It’s mind numbingly, gouge your eyes out with a spoon, boring. But it is essential. Not only in professional make-up artistry, to ensure the safe, hygienic practice of make-up application, but also for you too, in your […]

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Posted on: Friday, August 16th, 2013
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SUMMER PROOF YOUR MAKE-UP ROUTINE

A beautiful dewy glow to your skin is all well and good but whether you’re soaking up the rays abroad or enjoying a scorching British summer (ever the optimist), here are a few tips on how to avoid the ‘sweaty Betty’ look. 1. Switch to a lighter, mattifying moisturiser and avoid heavy creams which tend […]

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Posted on: Friday, June 14th, 2013
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WHY YOU SHOULDN’T WEAR MAKE-UP TO THE GYM

Are you one of those lovely ladies that turn up for a workout at the gym fully made-up, looking like you’re ready for a night on the town rather than a date with the treadmill? Come on; admit it, we’re all guilty of it, particularly if you go straight from work. I’ll hold my hands […]

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Posted on: Tuesday, May 14th, 2013
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I’VE GOT A LOVELY BUNCH OF COCONUTS

When Australian model Miranda Kerr announced that she owes her glossy locks and perfect blemish free skin to her favorite beauty product, coconut oil, Holland & Barrett sales of the stuff unsurprising shot up by 50 percent. Before you get too excited though, a size 0 figure, great genes and flawless skin aren’t assured – […]

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Posted on: Sunday, February 10th, 2013
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