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Best of Paris Fashion Week Spring 2017

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The beauty looks from the Paris shows ran the gamut from the fresh faces at Lanvin and Dior to Louis Vuitton’s bright graphic eyes and Issey Miyake’s circles. I loved everything about the Balmain look, the girls all looked incredible. But that high blush that blended into the eyes at Kenzo was definitely my fave of the week.

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Chantecaille Cheek Creme

There are so many reasons why cream blush is so great. First of all it’s versitile, you can use it on your cheeks, lips and eyes. Creams always look natural and glowy because of the texture. This new one from chantecaille certainly fits the bill. It’s easy to blend,

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Daphne Guinness for MAC

 

Every Boxing Day MAC brings out a new colour collection. The idea is to give their customers something new while most other lines are selling marked down gift sets. Not a bad idea really. The collaboration with artist and couture collector Guinness, is comprised of cool mauves,

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Soleil Tan De Chanel Bronzing Powder

Chanel’s new moisturizing bronzing powder is a must-have for gorgeous, tan skin. Swipe all 4 colours for a quick blush and bronzer, or use the colours individually to shade, highlight and blush cheeks to perfection.

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5 Tips About Blush

1. Choose a texture. Cream blush is great for dry skin or anyone who likes glowy look. Powder blush works on all skin types especially oily skin.

2. Choose the best brush. Cream blush can be applied with short haired flat top brush like the Philosophy one.

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5 Things We Like About Cream Shadow

Cream shadow is often shied away from, but really it’s a brilliant multi-purpose product that every girl should have. Here’s why:

1. Quick and easy to apply with fingers, brush or a sponge.

2. Can be used on the eyes, cheeks, or lips

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YSL Holiday Collection


Yves Saint Laurent’s latest collection consists of lipsticks, glosses,¬†eyeshadows, face highlighter, blush, and nail lacquer. Ginta Lapina looks stunning in the ads once again (we knew she’d blow up). The collection was inspired by YSL’s metallic colorama leather goods collection.

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Get the look: Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson has been on the media circuit a lot  lately  (Iron Man 2 release) looking gorgeous. Never one to go to extremes with her make up, the key features she focuses on are: brows, lips, and cheeks.

For perfectly groomed brows Anastasia Perfect Brow Pencil has a pencil on one end to fill in gaps and create definition,

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Tip of the Day: Bright Blush

Love the 80’s bright blush in this image. For a “real way” version first dip your blush brush in translucent powder, and then the blush. The powder helps to tone down the blush colour and makes it easier to blend for a more subtle look.

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How Can I Make My Makeup Last All Day?

How can I make my makeup last all day?

This is the question that plagues so many women. If your skin is dry this is definitely less of a problem but if you have oily skin then your make up has a tendency to slide. Make sure you start with a good base for your makeup to stick to.

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