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Meet Australia’s Titans of Beauty

Australia’s Titans of Beauty

In ancient times the Titanides (Titanesses) were the six (or seven) earth-goddess daughters of Heaven and Earth. They represented different aspects of their mother, the Earth: Tethys was the nourishing waters of subterranean springs, Rheia was nature’s fertile mother, and lady of the wilds; Themis was earth’s natural order, and Phoibe (Phoebe) was earth’s oracular midpoint; Theia was sight and Mnemosyne was the memory. So just like the Titanides…


The Aussie Beauty Bulletin 2


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…


The Aussie Beauty Bulletin

Brand Ambassador, Elise Taylor 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…


Yes, Florists Are The New Masters Of Scent


Scent itself is related to a neurological response. So when the right ones are combined, a certain emotional response is triggered. When it comes to the relationship between scent and evoking emotion, florists know what’s what. Emerging as a perfumer is a natural progression for florists, turning an art form into science.




HAIRSTYLIST’S TO THE STARS Heather Cie and Michael Sparks are the dynamic duo behind the new Cie Sparks salon in Malibu. Both are protégés of LA hair titans, Chris McMillan and Tracey Cunningham. Heather worked alongside color master, Tracey Cunningham from Meche tending to the locks of Hollywood royalty, Kate Hudson, Drew Barrymore and “It”…


Valentine’s Day Glamour


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…


Bianca Beverly Hills – Facialist to the Stars


Her touch is magic, her potions powerful and her knowledge immense. They call her the Smooth Operator – And for good reason – after an hour and a half under her healing hands my skin looked plump, smooth and glowing! Her secret? Bianca gives you a thorough skin analysis before creating a custom blend of…




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…


Giveaway: Win a Smudge Beauty Brush Set


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…




Style Icons Jessica Biel and Jennifer Garner have been caught rocking this soft yet fresh look on their faces. Let’s zero in on Jessica’s take. Oh la la lips. Although their color is nude they still manage to give a distinct contrast to the rest of her make-up. They definitely stand out, the subtle liner…