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Winter Brights

WINTER_BRIGHTS

Pops of colour and bright attire gives life to an otherwise wet and grey fall season. Opt for neutral makeup like chocolate brown eye liners, peach lip colours, and light enhancing cheeks to effortlessly pull this look together.

1. Shiseido Face Colour Enhancer 2.

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Get the Look: Thakoon Fall 2013

The Thakoon makeup look for Fall 2013 was all about navy blue eyes with copper glitter. The shape was squared off at the ends and in the inner corner. The lower lash line was left bare keeping all the attention on the upper lid. The skin is beautiful,

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Sneak Preview: London Fashion Week SS13

 

Here’s a quick recap of some of the London shows. We saw beautifully glowing skin, and pops of colour on the lip at Burberry and Giles. Antoni and Alison was all about the eyes, with the girls wearing either blue, green, or purple shadow.

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Smokey Eyes for Spring

 

Spring’s smokey eyes went from deconstructed at Alexander Wang and Pucci, to super intense at Gucci. I do love the intensity of the Gucci look but perhaps it’s not your best bet for the daytime. Though the almond shape could be replicated with a softer colour for day and at night I think it would be fantastic.

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Graphic Eyes

Make a strong statement with your eye makeup this season with graphic shapes that define the eye. The looks from LV and D&G can be quickly recreated just with liquid eyeliner. At Dsquared2 the look was more complicated with shadow across the eyelids, and extended past the outer corners of the eye to create an elongated shape.

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Voluminous Hair

In a sea of sleek, flat, polished hair styles there were still a few shows where volume reigned supreme. The Jackie O/Marilyn Monroe sort of looks at LAMB, and Van Krommenacker are super wearable, as is the Costello Tagliapietra look. For a more dramatic take I love the french twists at JPG.

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5 Tips for the Perfect Half Moon Nails

I’ve been in love with the half moon nail for some time but couldn’t figure out an easy way to create it. After a bit of trial and error I thought I’d share a few tips that make this runway trend a lot easier to pull off.

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Painted Hair: Which Would You Rather?

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Best Natural Makeup SS11

The  no makeup, makeup transcends the season. Spring or Fall it makes no difference, you are guaranteed to see these neutral faces. Do not be fooled, these looks are not just a matter of a quick swipe of foundation, a lick of mascara, and a bit of lip balm.

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Navy Prints

This Summer printed styles in navy are popping up everywhere. A summery alternative to black, blue can be just as statement making. I don’t normally endorse matching your makeup to your clothing, however a deep blue nail polish or a navy eyeliner is acceptable! Give your face an all-over glow with a bronzing product,

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