Make-up

Best Make-up Counters In LA

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What I Learnt From The Best Make-up Counters In Los Angeles. As an industry expert I very rarely visit beauty counters for the obvious reason that I’ve been lucky enough to receive the very latest in beauty well in advance before these products make their way to the beauty counter. But after an impromptu walk through the make-up department of Saks 5th Avenue post a…

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The Aussie Beauty Bulletin

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This month Rachael shares her lip loves, the secret to perfect skin, plus a sneak peek at latest from St Tropez. Not a one lip wonder We beauty editors are a fussy bunch. So when another nude gloss or matte lipstick lands on our desk we apply and scrutinise. Is it flattering? Does it taste/smell…

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The Aussie Beauty Bulletin 2

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This month Rachael reviews Sydney’s most sought after facial, the best marine safe-products and Australia’s coolest beauty rebrand. Treatment in review this month: The JOCELYN PETRONI Signature Facial  I once left a spa mid treatment. I remember it clearly because I was so looking forward to the time away from my desk wrapped in a…

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The Aussie Beauty Bulletin

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  MaryZavaglia.com welcomes Aussie Beauty Expert Rachael Mannell. With over two decades of experience in the Beauty Industry, Rachael is respected as an authority on everything from celebrities, runway fashion and beauty trends to lifestyle ideas and all things cool while empowering women. I know you will come to love this column as much as…

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Valentine’s Day Glamour

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Get your man hooked this Valentine’s Day with my expert tips so you sizzle with an easy, edgy sex appeal that makes you irresistible! An alluring stare will always capture the attention you want. Highlight eyes with a golden eye shadow from the lash-line to the eye crease and follow with a muted shade of…

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EYE LINER LOOKS FOR EVERY SEASON!

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What’s the perfect accent to any make-up look you ask? A simple liner drawn along the top of the eyelids is the quickest and easiest way to take your look from blah to BAM in minutes! It not only turns up the sex appeal but literally gives you an instant eyelift too. You can’t go…

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Giveaway: Win a Smudge Beauty Brush Set

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Smudge Beauty Brush Sets are a favourite of mine!  To celebrate the one year anniversary of my site, I’m giving away 5 sets of these amazing beauty brushes. Here’s why I love Smudge Brushes. BRUSH STROKES Hide Me: For foundation application. Fade Me: Use the point of the brush to apply concealer. Define Me: A…

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Alexa Chung demos her perfect winged eyeliner!

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“I’m pretty much naked without my eyeliner on. It’s my comfort blanket.” – Alexa Chung Now that is declaration any beauty lover can stand behind! Inspired by Jane Birkin and Francoise Hardy, Alexa Chung is taking her love for eyes to new heights with the Alexa for Eyeko collection. The Eyeko spokeswoman and creative partner…

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Blushing Beauty – Make-Up Forever

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My fashion sense tends to be a perfect reflection of the season I’m in and with Summer just around the corner there is no doubt I’ll be displaying some bright pinks on me like the beautiful flowers in bloom. Certainly I don’t need a bright pink outfit, that might be taking it a little too…

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