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How To: Ultra Matte Lips

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To get the most matte lips ever, start by using a lip scrub to remove any flaky skin and smooth the lip texture. Next apply a lip liner that isn’t overly creamy, over the entire lip surface. To intensify the lip colour and remove any sheen use a medium size firm brush,

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3 Party Looks Straight From the Runway

 

These 3 party worthy runway looks will get you through the weekend in style.

1. Everyone’s favourite smoky eye with grey and black shadow, finished with a classic nude lip. Start at the lash line and blend up the eye ensuring the darkest part is closest to the lashes.

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Get the Look Chloe FW14

The makeup look from the Chloe show is both simple and pretty. The eyes are the main focus; I love the cool and warm combo of the colours. To recreate the look use lavender on the eyelids and a warm brown through the crease. Make sure to blend the brown shadow out towards the temple,

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How to Make Small Lips Look Fuller

Here are 4 tips to plump your lips without injections:

1. Overdraw the lip edge. If your top lip is smaller then your bottom lip or vice versa, then balance them out. If both lips need a boost then overdraw the entire mouth.

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Big Bold Brows

The bigger the brow the better has been the anthem now for many seasons. Brows are not only big they are arched and groomed to perfection. I recommend starting with a spool brush to brush brow hairs in an upward direction. This same brush comes in handy to soften the brow after applying either pencil or shadow.

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Get the Look Gucci SS13

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The Gucci spring show was flawless. The entire look goes from runway to real-way effortlessly. The major focus was on the eyes, and all you need to recreate it is soft bronze eyeshadow and thick lashes. Paired with a slightly dewy complexion and nude lips this is look anyone could do in their sleep!

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Tip of the Day: Lip Stain

Try a wine stained lip for spring as an alternative to the brights. It’s a toned down version that lasts for hours without touch ups.  I like YSL Glossy Stains they look shiny but also stain the lips, and are pretty much budge proof for the day.

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The Best of Cannes 2013

 

The ultra glam Cannes Film Festival wrapped up this weekend. Celebrities swept up and down multiple red carpets from movie, premieres to the always fabulous amfAR event. I managed to narrow it down to 9 of my favourites. All of them looked absolutely stunning,

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Tip of the Day: Light Brows & Smoky Eyes

Soften your eye brows when wearing smoky eyes. It keeps the attention on the eyes and makes for a more modern looking makeup.

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Flushed Winter Cheeks

 

Get the look this A/W11 season of pretty flushed cheeks. Seen at Marc Jacobs, Oscar, and Prada this is a look that can be best achieved with a cream or gel blush, for a translucent look on the face. Try a shade that is pink or rosy for fair skin,

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