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Charlotte Tilbury Magic Foundation

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I popped into the Charlotte Tilbury boutique in February when I was in London for the collections. I couldn’t wait any longer for the new foundation to launch in Canada (which it has now) I needed to see what it was all about. The sales associate quickly narrowed down the colour selection for me.

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2015 VMA's

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Last night on the VMA red carpet we saw a major focus on eyes. Dramatic eyeliner, smokey eyes, and loads of lashes were the look of the evening. Chrissy Teigen and Gigi Hadid’s skin was beautifully highlighted their complexion just glowed. Ciara took a break from her long tresses and went with a super slick bob which looked gorgeous.

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Peach Cheeks

Take a break from overly sculpted cheeks and opt for a peachy glow. Warm peach cheeks look beautiful on all skin tones.

1. NARS Multiple Maui 2. Giorgio Armani Cheek Fabric #305 3. Shu Uemura Glow On Blush in Tangerine Pearl 

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Concealer Palette

Any makeup artist will agree a good collection of concealer and colour correctors is an absolute must-have in your kit. A variety of warm and cool shades in a cream texture are incredibly versatile for use as foundation, concealer, and for contouring.

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Body Shop All-In-One BB Cream

Like most BB creams this Body Shop version is hydrating and gives light coverage. What I really like is the colour adjusting technology because it actually does work! I have colour 3 which is the darkest. Straight out of the tube the cream is white,

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Fresh Makeup in 6 Easy Steps

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The fresh faces seen on the runway this season, might not look like there’s much to them but do not be fooled! It goes without saying that skin is the most important part of this look. Start by using a hydrating radiance boosting serum. Before you even think about putting on foundation prepping the skin is vital to a flawless finish.

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Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick

Stick foundation is definitely on my list of must-have products. Bobbi Brown’s new sticks blend easily to cover imperfections for a seamless finish. Formulated with great staying power means they hold up in less than favourable conditions like humidity, and strong lighting. For me the lightweight packaging and the ease of being able to swipe straight from the tube is ultra convenient.

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Shu Uemura Lightbulb Foundation & Sponge

The new Lightbulb foundation from Shu Uemura gives radiant skin without skimping on coverage. A combination of oil and minerals allow for a moisturized complexion and long lasting finish. Along with the foundation comes a unique sponge that enhances the foundation application. The lightbulb sponge provides an even finish,

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Kevyn Aucoin The Sensual Skin Tinted Balm

Kevyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Tinted Balm is essentially 3-in-1–treats, protects and provides coverage for a flawless, natural looking complexion. The balm is much sheerer in coverage than Sensual Skin Enhancer, so it’s perfect for anyone looking for a lightweight product that’s fast and easy to use.

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4 Party Makeup Tips

These 4 makeup tips guarantee you’ll look stunning on a night out. Mix dark brown into a smoky eye for an update on classic black. Try MAC Teddy Eye Kohl, and Espresso eyeshadow for chestnut smoky eyes. A red lip is honestly the fastest way to take you from drab to fab.

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