Archive for the ‘Eyes’ Category

Eight steps for the perfect smokey eye

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Party season is well and truly upon us, so there’s no better time to finally master the smokey eye look. Wearing dark eyeshadow when you’re not a make-up whizz may sound like a recipe for disaster, but given the right guidance anybody can master this technique. Take a look at this eight-step guide to creating read more »

Make-up application mistakes to avoid

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Make-up is designed to enhance our natural looks, but simple application mistakes could be doing the opposite!  Great make-up, is, I think you’ll agree, pretty great! Today we’re transfixed by the latest runway looks, stocking up on ever-improving beauty products and learning to contour like Kim Kardashian, but amongst all this, some make-up mistakes have gone read more »

Christmas party make-up must-haves!

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Complete your festive party look with these fantastic beauty buys. The Christmas party season is finally here, and this means lots of preparation for a big festive bash with work colleagues and friends. Finding the perfect dress, matching shoes and accessories is one of the most enjoyable parts of Christmas party preparation, but there is read more »

Save space and cash with 2-in-1 beauty products

Friday, October 17th, 2014

This season it’s all about budget beauty and stocking up on versatile products.   Let’s kick-off with a nosey question: How many items of make-up do you own? If you’re a keen beauty enthusiast you’re probably always stocking up on the latest must-have lipsticks and seasonal hues, but this could mean you spend ages getting read more »

In-flight beauty tricks

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Skincare and flying doesn’t usually mix, but we have some great tips to ensure your trip in the air is beautifully smooth.  Going on holiday or setting off on a new travelling adventure is always super exciting. Many will spend weeks preparing, stocking up on holiday skincare essentials and beauty basics, but often skincare in the air is read more »

Under-eye circles – causes and fixes

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Dark circles under the eyes are a common concern, and while concealer can do a good job of covering them up, understanding the cause is key. There are many different causes for dark circles, here we list some of the most common causes and what you can do to get rid of them. It could read more »

Easy steps to melt-proof make-up!

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Summer means lots of sweating and thus lots of sliding make-up, but we have some great tips on how to tackle this common mishap. The saying goes: “women don’t sweat, they glow” but us ladies all know that this is frustratingly, false. Unfortunately, no matter how much many of us love the hot weather, it read more »

A beauty blessing – coconut oil

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Natural oils are all the rage right now in the world of beauty, but one is proving a perfect all-rounder for a range of health and beauty benefits. Coconut oil is bursting full of natural goodness guaranteed to bring a range of benefits to your lifestyle. As well as helping to speed up the metabolism read more »

Back to basics: Eyeliner

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

From prep-work to picking the right colour – keep reading for the ultimate guide to eyeliner. If you’re anything like us, chances are you’re stuck in an eyeliner rut. Black kohl lined eyes are one of the first things us girls learn when we start wearing make-up, and while this look can be great – read more »

New year, new makeup, new NAKED palette!

Friday, January 24th, 2014

It’s time to get naked, again! Urban Decay’s new eyeshadow palette is the must have beauty secret for 2014.