Author archives: Skye

How to Pack like a Beauty Editor

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The beauty editors from our favourite magazines reveal the products they're taking on holiday, and how they survive the flight to land looking gorgeous... Stephanie Maylor, Beauty Director, Woman: Whether you’re lounging in first class (we wish!) or fighting for the armrest in economy, the same thing is happening to your skin 30,000 feet up in the air[...]

An Interview with Oliver Proudlock and Emma Louise Connolly

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Emporio Armani introduces two new contemporary fragrances; Because it's You for Women and Stronger with You for Men. A pair of fragrances equal in strength, the campaign celebrates a modern love.  To celebrate the launch, we caught up with our favourite couple Oliver Proudlock and Emma Louise Connolly... Proudlock says... What are your first scent memor[...]

Behind the Scenes: Kat Von D Saint + Sinner

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Kat Von D Beauty's most hotly anticipated launch of the year is finally here. To celebrate, we caught up with Kat to find out about her inspiration behind the scents, the fragrance notes and her Saint and Sinner behaviour. Plus, check out behind the scenes videos featuring the Artistry Collective and Kat Von D herself... What do you think it is about t[...]

New Launch: Kat Von D Saint+Sinner Fragrances

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Kat Von D’s most requested collection of all time is finally coming to the UK. Exclusive to Debenhams, Kat Von D Saint + Sinner fragrances will be available in stores from 16th July 2017. What’s more…the Kat Von D collection will be available in more stores than ever before. We’re bringing the fragrances to stores which don’t have counters yet, so you can[...]

Just Launched: Kenzo World Fragrance

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KENZO’s artistic directors Carol Lim and Humberto Leon breathe their vision of fashion into their first fragrance. From their inspiration to their own personal tastes, here's what they had to say about their debut perfume... 1) What was the inspiration behind the new Kenzo World? This is our very first fragrance for KENZO Parfums and we wanted to appr[...]

Beauty Editors Love: Summer-Ready Body

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Get ready for the big reveal! Britain's best beauty editors share their summer prep tips... Prep Your Skin for Self-Tan Fiona Embleton, Senior Beauty Editor, Marie Claire: Want a flawless base for self-tan? Then exfoliate, exfoliate, exfoliate! Start by dry brushing with the Homedics Body Brush then, while under a cool shower, load up a massage glove w[...]

How-To: Festival Beauty with Benefit

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Whether you’re heading to Glastonbury this week to dance in the fields or partying abroad this summer, it’s time to perfect your festival beauty look. Benefit makeup artist, Laurretta Power, shows you how to create two festival looks… Festival Natural Glowing skin, groomed brows and a pretty pink lip make a beautiful natural look that's perfect for summ[...]

Beauty Editors Love: Spring/Summer Fragrances

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From daytime scents to cocktail hour, fresh florals to evocative spices, the beauty editors from five of our favourite magazines reveal the scents they're swooning over Fragrances for Your Mood Lydia Thompson, Beauty Editor, Look: When it comes to summer I seek out zesty notes that naturally lift me up. Dior Eau Fraiche is an elegant way to wear citrus[...]

An Interview with Urban Decay Founder: Wende Zomnir

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Urban Decay's founder, Wende Zomnir, is a colour lover and makeup addict, just like many of the brand's fans.  We caught up with her to talk beauty with an edge, the new Shapeshifter contour palette and her makeup must-haves... What inspired you to create the brand? Urban Decay came about because in 1996, the prestige cosmetics floor was a sea of re[...]