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2016 American Music Awards

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Models, musicians, and actors hit the red carpet last night at the AMA’s. Gigi Hadid was the star of the evening in flawless makeup and no less than six wardrobe changes. Standard red carpet beauty prevailed like hyper-real skin with the right amount of shade and highlight,

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Cream Highlighter

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Use a cream highlighter to create a natural sheen on all the high planes of the face. Buff it on with a brush or tap with your ring finger for the perfect strobe lit look.

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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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Urban Decay Afterglow Highlighter

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You don’t need a heavy hand to get major shine with Urban Decay’s new Afterglow highlighter. The finely milled powder has an almost cream texture. Of the three colours I wear Sin (on the right) it looks like a pale beige in the compact but on,

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4 Tips for Fabulous Summer Skin

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1. Exfoliation is not just for the face. Scrubbing off dry dull skin is the first step to smooth soft limbs.

2. For naturally hydrated skin use a body cream or lotion on arms and legs that are still slightly damp from the shower. When the skin is not completely dry moisturizer absorbs much better.

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Kit

The Anastasia Contour Kit is all you need to create a completely sculpted face. The kit contains 3 matte shades suitable for shading light to medium-deep skin tones. Two of the highlighting shades are matte the third has a shiny finish. I particularly enjoy the matte yellow shade its the perfect under eye highlight for my skin tone.

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Highlight a Dark Lip

Use a concealer a shade lighter than your skin tone to highlight around the edges of the lip to create the perfect pout.

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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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Tip of the Day: Shiny Eyelids

I love the look of shiny eyelids. It’s such a simple, yet highly effective way to makeup your eyes. Depending on how reflective you want your lids to look, use a salve like Eight Hour Cream, or for a high shine I use lip gloss.

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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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