Category archives: Beauty Trends

Get the Look: #LFW A/W 15 Matthew Williamson

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The extremely talented Lisa Potter-Dixon, Head Make up Artist for Benefit Cosmetics, created the beautiful model looks as seen on Matthew Williamson's latest A/W15 Catwalk Show for London Fashion Week. The show itself took inspiration from Zodiac signs mixed with bohemian luxury. Lisa complemented the collection by focusing on creating a beautiful bronz[...]

How to Contour Like A Pro...

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Kim Kardashian does it, as do Emma Watson, Kelly Rowland and Sienna Miller...Contouring is a clever way to apply make up using shadows and highlights to help add definition to certain areas of your face while slimming and shaping others.  If you're a fan of this make up trickery but not sure where to start, then help is at hand. Using Clinique's face char[...]

Denim Beauty Trend

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There's no missing it, the Denim Trend is huge this season. Whether you're teaming with jeans and a simple white tee or opting for the full-on double denim effect, the blue story is everywhere.  But, don't just save this versatile shade for just your fashion style. Here are some must-have products that translate the denim trend into your beauty regime. [...]

A Touch of Pink

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When the brands bring out a flurry of pink products you know that spring is in the air. The soft, pretty and feminine hue will add a touch of radiance to the cheeks (featured left, Chloe), give nails an elegant finish and dress up the lips with a hint of colour. Be daring and add pink to the eyes as seen on the runway show of Vera Wang (featured right) to[...]

SS15 Couture Beauty

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For new ways to dress up the eyes take inspiration from the Spring/Summer 2015 Couture Shows from Paris. Renowned Make up Artist, Pat McGrath decided to do create a 60s style cat-eye look a modern twist by drawing black or blue eyeliner into the crease of the eyelids for the Versace show. Big brows framed the face while long and bold falsies were applied [...]

Get Amanda Holden's Bushy Brow

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Beating off stiff competition from girl wonder Cara Delevingne (pictured below), The Daily Mail today has crowned Amanda Holden (pictured above) the new queen of the bushy brow.   Bushy Brows like Amanda and Cara are so 'now' but if yours are looking sparse or you want to know some tips and tricks to give the illusion of thicker, fuller brows,[...]

Fashion Week S/S15: Beauty trends

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Over Fashion Week we’ve teamed up with CARGO cosmetics to bring you the latest beauty trends that you can do right now. GILES Giles featured a reverse smokey eye for a dishevelled and distorted look. To recreate this trend, firstly apply the CARGO Cosmetics HD Picture Perfect Eye Primer to enhance your chosen shades. Then apply the Single Eye Shadow [...]

#LFW Matthew Williamson S/S 15 & Benefit cosmetics

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  At yesterday’s Matthew Williamson catwalk show makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury, along with Lisa Potter-Dixon (Benefit Head Makeup & Trend Artist), created a beautiful makeup look that we want to wear now. Inspired by hibiscus flowers and the floral prints seen in the SS15 Matthew Williamson collection, the look focused on creating a dewy lilac f[...]

Get Ready for London Fashion Week #LFW

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London Fashion Week is upon us which means the city will be inundated with a plethora of beautiful people, photographers frantically snapping, fashion editors running from show-to-show, models strutting up and down the catwalk, backstage mayhem and bloggers showing off their creative style -*and breathe*. This year we’ve linked up CARGO Cosmetics to bring[...]

New Autumn/Winter 2014 Hair Trends

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This season take inspiration from the catwalk and create a variety of on-trend looks for your tresses. Straight Hair was a key look on the runway shows at Rochas, Tom Ford and Christian Dior. Whether it’s sleeked back, a side parting or middle parting, straight hair is back in the spotlight. Ponytails also made a welcome return but instead of being messy, t[...]