• Beauty

    The Crying Lip

    Have you ever cried in your car, or wherever, and happen to catch a glimpse of yourself in the mirror and notice how pretty you look? I know you have. Your eye color is suddenly translucent, cheeks are flushed, there is soft rosy halo around your lash line, and your lips…your lips deepen as blood rushes through them and creates a beautiful, tragic look. This lip happens to work well for day or evening and doesn’t require you to cry! This method allows you to wear any lip color in a very natural and believable way. The secret to this look is creating a soft halo around your lip line.…

  • Beauty,  Skincare

    Aesop: Summer Beauty Essentials

    Aesop fans will be glad to know that Aesop’s summer skin care range offers more than its usual excellence in skin care expertise. They start off their Summer Beauty Essentials with the new Protective Body Lotion SPF50. The light-weight sunscreen provides up to four hours’ water resistance, and it’s suitable for most skin types. It contains chemical filters that effect high-level broad-spectrum protection from damaging UVA and UVB rays, complemented by skin-nourishing Vitamin E. It also contains silica, a naturally occurring mineral, which absorbs excess oil leaving skin feeling exceptionally soft and smooth. Adding to that, it has essential oils of Spearmint and Lemon, which gives a pleasant aroma. To use…

  • Beauty

    When I was a teenager, I actually ended up in beauty school.

    I was going through a bit of a difficult time and my grandmother thought she was putting me in etiquette school…she obviously didn’t read the fine print. Horrific, but the best thing that came out of it was that a scout came one day and told me about modeling. He said, ‘You’re going to be a supermodel.’ I was like, ‘I’m sorry, but what’s a supermodel?’ I wasn’t into fashion. I was into music and Goth girls at the mall. He showed me Vogue, and I had never seen women like that. I had no idea of that level of beauty. That was the beginning. I dedicated my whole life to understanding…

  • Beauty,  Skincare

    The Reason You’ve Dark Circles Even When You’re Not Tired

    Raise your hands if you’ve ever had dark circles under your eyes?  Well, if that sounds familiar, then you’ll know what we’re talking about. You’ve heard advice saying that you need 8 hours of sleep in order to feel well rested. If you’re one who has followed that advice of getting enough sleep but yet, still wake up looking that you’re not rested and worse, sporting dark circles, you’ll understand this dilemma. What Causes Dark Circles? You may have your genes to thank for your under-eye dark circles because it’s often hereditary. It can happen to anyone, but those with darker skin tones seem to get it more often due to…

  • Beauty,  Beauty Buzz

    Bobbi Brown Launches The New Face Mist!

    Bobbi Brown has always taken skincare seriously and Bobbi Brown has just launched a new Face Mist which is set to boost your skin with hydrating properties. Bobbi Brown Cosmetics introduces a brand new skin-boosting spray that hydrates and soothes the skin for a healthy glow. They bring you the Face Mist. The Face Mist is a luxurious water-based formula which instantly sets and revitalises makeup for a fresh appearance with long-term moisturising benefits. Enriched with vitamins and botanical extracts and the calming scent of Lavender and Geranium Essential Oils, Face Mist helps to soothe skin for a healthy-looking complexion while moisturising skin for a plumped-up look and feel. This…

  • Beauty,  Skincare

    Nu Skin Introduces New Sun Care Products: SUNRIGHT

    Nu Skin fans, you’ll be delighted to know that Nu Skin has introduced the latest in sun care products. When it comes to sun care, it is important not to skimp on it. In our tropical country, it’s actually essential to amp up on the sun care protection for our skin. With that in mind, Nu Skin introduces the ‘SUNRIGHT’ sun care products, a range that provides excellent sun and environmental protection with the benefits of its anti-ageing ingredients. The range of products includes the The fact that it takes care of sun protection for your skin and has anti-aging properties at the same time, it’s definitely a double bonus for…

  • Beauty,  Skincare

    Top 5 Amazing Benefits Of Coffee For Your Skin!

    It seems like most of our lives are fueled by various things to keep us going. Coffee is definitely a go-to choice when we’re in need of a pick me up. Sure, we love that cup of coffee first thing in the morning and frankly, a good cup of coffee can do wonders for the start of one’s day. For some of us, it’s a necessity to get us moving away from our sleepy haze. Coffee perks us up to last through the day, and with all the coffee joints and cafes popping up all over the place, it’s clear that we’re loving this bean more than ever before. Coffee just isn’t about…

  • Beauty,  Makeup

    New At Bobbi Brown: Intensive Skin Serum Foundation SPF 40

    Bobbi Brown has always been about looking our very best in our own skin. With the new Intensive Skin Serum Foundation SPF40, it continues Bobbi Brown‘s holistic approach to beauty. Bobbi Brown has been an advocate of a healthy lifestyle, caring for our skin in the best possible manner and to optimise our skin’s natural radiance. With this philosophy in mind, Bobbi Brown has created the ultimate luxe hybrid foundation. The Intensive Skin Serum Foundation SPF 40 is the perfect fusion of skincare and makeup because it beautifies skin from the inside out. Filled with super serum ingredients, such as Cordyceps Mushroom, which are one of the most powerful tonics…

  • Beauty,  Hair,  Nails,  Skincare

    Top 8 Benefits of Argan Oil – The Liquid Gold

    Argan oil, often known as ‘liquid gold’, it is one of nature’s best. The oil is extracted from the kernels of the argan tree, which hails from Morocco. Argan oil is extremely rich and has a lot of beneficial nutrients including fatty acids and vitamin E. Its wondrous properties make it particularly beneficial for the hair and skin. Argan oil is truly one of the best things one can use for their hair and skin. Here are 8 Benefits Of Argan Oil:  1. Skin Moisturiser Argan oil is widely used as a skin moisturiser to hydrate and soften skin. With its high vitamin E and fatty acid content, it is an…

  • Beauty,  Beauty Buzz

    [Beauty Buzz] Bobbi Brown: New Shades For Spring 2015

    When it comes to makeup, it can be daunting for some. Don’t let makeup intimidate you. It’s one of the fastest ways to update your look. Bobbi Brown believes that lipstick is an easy way to lift your mood and look. We couldn’t agree more. A great lipstick colour will literally change your look and it really is one of the easiest ways to update your day to day look. Some of us may be stuck in what we call a lipstick colour rut. Which basically means that you tend to use the same range of colours of lipsticks and you’ve even perhaps been even using the same lipstick colour…