TREND ALERT ! Halloween Make-up

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Halloween is just around the corner and fun fashions are making headway! When it comes to hair and make-up now is the time to be bold and explore the endless possibilities. If you are going for a sexy look this year, ferocious animals are always hot and you can take your costume one step further…

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Ready to wear beauty

Ice Queen

Ice queen It was a whimsical look at the Calvin Klein SS13 show in New York. Models glided down the catwalk with tousled locks, velvety skin and chiselled cheeks. But what stole the show for us was the starry, silver washed eye shadow that created a beautiful halo around the eyes and a glorious brightening…

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Go from Boardroom to Cocktails

FROM BOARDROOM TO COCKTAILS

We all know that cocktail hour typically falls after the workday, so it’s helpful to know a few expert tips from someone like myself who’s mastered a seamless and easy way to transition into cocktail hour from the office.  You see, I’ve been doing this for fifteen years! As a beauty and lifestyle journalist I’ve…

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The Women Of Mad Men Bring Glamour Back To The Red Carpet

The Red Carpet Glamour

Without a doubt the standout looks for the Emmy’s this year were the lovely ladies of Mad Men. Although they didn’t take home many awards, their style on the red carpet made them winners in our book. They take us back in time on their hit show and now they’ve taken us back to Old…

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Fast-track beauty for new mums

Fast Track Beauty for Mums

First time mum, Susie Pavan discovers that a new bundle of joy often means a frazzled mum – unless you adopt these time saving tips. I have a confession to make. Pre-baby I was asked to write timesaving beauty stories for stressed out mums. Multi-tasking products, 5-minute facials, speedy hair styling … The list goes…

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Scent Scensation – Scentual by Lilly

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  5 Minutes with… Lilly Melgar Q. Your products are a mixture of botanical essences from flowers, herbs and fruits. Was it easy for you to combine the natural ingredients to achieve such stunning scents?  A. The thought of creating a product that had both all natural ingredients and unforgettable scents was such a passion…

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Diary of a breast augmentation

Jessica Berg

Sydney-based Make-up Artist and Hair Stylist, Jessica has been using her expertise to boost women’s confidence for over a decade. Little did I know, that she, herself, had developed low self-esteem as after breast-feeding her children she was left with a hollowed out chest. Who would have thought that this beautiful, willowy former model lacked…

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