Category archives: How To

Find your Perfect Kat Von D Lipstick

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After much anticipation, Kat Von D has finally launched online. From the iconic Tattoo Liner to the glossy Everlasting Lipstick, you’ve been loving the new range. But if you’re struggling to decide between lipstick shades, beauty blogger Amy Farquhar is on hand. She's tried on the Everlasting Lipstick to show you exactly how each shade appears on lips. Ta[...]

The 5 Minute Make Up Routine

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The start of September brings new beginnings, back to school and back to work. After long holidays spent relaxing with minimal make up and simple beauty routines, it’s hard to get back to an office-worthy regime. To make the transition from holiday to work a little easier, we’ve put together a five minute beauty routine that’s perfect for busy days. Wheth[...]

The Perfect Shave

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It’s Men’s National Grooming Day this Friday, so in celebration of the day we’ve rounded up our favourite male celebrities and how to get their facial hair style- from clean shaven to rugged beards. Whether you love a smooth shave like Oliver Cheshire or prefer to keep a little stubble like David Beckham, here’s your step-by-step guide to every shave you'[...]

How to Get Glowing Skin like Alicia Vikander

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Alicia Vikander is the new star to watch; since her award winning role in 'The Danish Girl', she's appeared in the recently released Bourne movie and will star alongside her beau in 'The Light Between Oceans'. With so many movies in the pipeline, the star has been seen at premiers around the world showing off her signature flawless skin. Here, celebrity m[...]

Find the Right Foundation for Your Skin Type

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Choosing the right foundation can make the difference between covering flaws and looking flawless. There are numerous types of foundation that differ in their coverage, finish and texture. So we’re making things easy by showing you how to pick yours based on your skin type. Simply find your skin type and choose from light to full coverage for your ultimat[...]

Get the Look: Vice Lipstick Looks by Urban Decay

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With the launch of the stunning new Vice Lipstick Collection by Urban Decay, we're bringing 4 exclusive looks to celebrate.  To start, Head Make up Artist, Danielle Roberts prepped the complexion for each of the looks using: For the base... Naked Skin Foundation in 7.5 & 8 Fireball Afterglow Highlighter Eyeshadow Primer in Sin Naked Skin Powder C[...]

Jourdan Dunn uses ELEMIS Eye Masks for the Met Gala

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Jourdan Dunn has revealed her beauty tool kit for the Met Gala on Allure’s Instagram Her bright-eyed look is thanks to the ELEMIS Pro-Collagen Hydra-Gel Eye Masks which are formulated to instantly reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Potent planton extract, combined with the power of Padina Pavonica and Chlorella, provides an instant skin-tig[...]

Get the Look: Urban Decay Summer Look

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We're loving this stunning, natural bronzed goddess make up look that influential Australian blogger Natasha Oakley has created using products by Urban Decay and the new Urban Decay Summer 2016 Collection.    1: Apply Urban Decay One & Done Tinted Moisturiser  with either your hands or the Urban Decay Optical Blurring Brush for a fuller co[...]

Get the Look: Fresh-Faced Beauty Look

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Great news ladies, this season is all about finding make up that enhances your natural beauty so skin looks radiant, luminous and flawless.  Valentino's models (Featured left) strutted down the runway with an enviable luminous look during the S/S16 Couture Week by sculpting and highlighting the complexion on the cheekbones, down the bridge of the nose, ch[...]

Get the Look: New Year Party Looks

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Whether it's a romantic dinner, a house party with friends and family or a girlie night out, get set to dazzle this New Year.  Dinner Date If you're heading out for a romantic evening then create your very own red carpet entrance that is sure to get you noticed. Glam dresses deserve a strong make up look so opt for a bold red lip and a pair of lavish[...]