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7 Summer Beauty Must-Haves

When the temperature turns up it’s time to dial back the makeup look. On any given day I love makeup that looks effortless, and a quick summer look doesn’t need to take all day. For skin opt for an easy to apply bronzer like Laura Mercier’s bronzing crayon.

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5 Favourite Lipsticks for Summer

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I have these lip colours on repeat now. A bright lipstick is often my go-to for a quick pulled together makeup look. Rouge d’Armani 401 punchy orangey red and semi matte texture. I recently tried the new Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips in Hot Emily. it’s more tangerine than my Armani shade and slightly more matte,

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Dr. Brandt Xtend Your Youth Eye & Face Cream

SSdrbrandt_xtend_your_youth My summer skin care regime now includes Dr.Brandt Xtend Your Youth products. Basically the name itself drew me in! I was in the market for an eye cream that I could use in the morning; something lightweight that would absorb quickly. I was happy to discover that while it does do all that,

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Summer Beauty Must-Haves

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These are a few of my favourite things when it comes to summer beauty products. I usually keep my eyes in all neutral shades of bronze, copper, and warm browns. The YSL Couture palette is all I really need aside from my obligatory black eye kohl. Bright lips are essential and can be worn sheer with a lip balm for day and full on for night.

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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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Boho 70's Summer

 

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This summer one of the strongest trends to come from the runway is the 70’s. The early part of the decade pre-disco fever, the relaxed bohemian vibe that is essential right now. Makeup and hair should follow suit. A bronzed complexion,

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Get the Look: Rochas Spring 2014

Make the most of the summer weather and recreate this pretty lavender eye makeup from the Rochas spring show. Simply wrap a purple shadow around the entire eye. Use a soft brush to achieve a well blended look making sure the edges are diffused. The rest of the look should feature a glowy complexion,

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2014 ESPY's

I adored Chrissy Teigen, Jessica Alba and Jordana Brewster’s golden, dewy skin on the ESPY red carpet last night. Dressed in nude and gold they really were the epitome of ┬ásummer style.

 

 

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7 Favourite Summer Beauty Must-Haves

Currently these 7 products are my go-to items for my summer beauty routine. To be fair I love these products year round, but they are particularly effective during the warm months. Shu Depsea Water is divine for hydrating but also for cooling skin down. I can keep it in my bag and spritz it throughout the day.

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Summer Wedding Makeup

There are as many different wedding makeup varieties as there are brides. In my experience most women want to look like an improved version of themselves, rather than someone their future husband can’t recognize.

Here are my top tips for a gorgeous bride:

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