Chloé Fall 2014 RTW Lilac eye: Get the Look!
Apr03

Chloé Fall 2014 RTW Lilac eye: Get the Look!

Violet, lilac and dusty pink are back! The threads connecting the Fall 2014 Ready-To-Wear collections, are my favourite childhood colours. We had just moved into our new apartment. I was 10. I remember my Mom’s sewing machine chug-a-chugging till late at night, while she made my dream curtains. Ballerinas in pink tutus, on a sheer fabric covering a lilac backdrop, just beautiful. Browsing Style.com and the Fall 2014 RTW Chloé...

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Night time Glam: Get the 70s Supermodel Look. The Guy Bourdin inspiration.
Mar10

Night time Glam: Get the 70s Supermodel Look. The Guy Bourdin inspiration.

This, Guy Bourdin inspired beauty shoot was photographed in London by Eamonn McCabe. Get the Look: Skin: Use a foundation that gives you great coverage and a clean canvas to start your makeup on. For this shot I used Nobara Cream foundation from Shu Uemura, buffed into the skin with a foundation brush. This foundation is only available in Europe and USA unfortunately. For a local alternative, you could try MAC Studio Tech foundation....

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New Faces of Makeup: Charlotte Rampling & Jessica Lange in latest Cosmetics campaigns
Mar03

New Faces of Makeup: Charlotte Rampling & Jessica Lange in latest Cosmetics campaigns

Times are a-changing ladies! Celebrate ageing gracefully. The new faces of makeup are gorgeous, confident, mature women. Last week, two consecutive announcements by Francois Nars and Marc Jacobs Beauty, have the fashion and beauty industry abuzz. Image source 1                                                                             Image source 2 Nars cosmetics have signed 68-year-old, British actress, Charlotte Rampling, for...

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Latest Miglio Jewellery Collection with Derryn Lester
Feb26

Latest Miglio Jewellery Collection with Derryn Lester

Photographer: Robbert Koene Model: Derryn Lester Hair: Merle Titus Makeup: Bernice Dodd I recently did makeup on the lovely Derryn Lester for Miglio Jewellery ’s latest Collection-Kashmir. I’d like to congratulate the Miglio team on the launch of their UK branch. All you UK residents can find out all about this fab jewellery on the UK website here. I thought you might like some tips on how to get Derryn’s look…...

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Gorgeous New Masterclass Brush Collection from M∙A∙C
Nov20

Gorgeous New Masterclass Brush Collection from M∙A∙C

I’ve often thought that it would be really amazing if someone could invent a brush that could work like our fingers.

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Paris Fashion Week must haves!
Sep14

Paris Fashion Week must haves!

The French pharmacy Haul! Paris fashion week (Ready to wear Spring/ Summer 2014) starts next week. I was inspired to write you an insider scoop list, of French pharmacy must haves that every makeup artist has in their kit. I’m also adding some luxury products that I love! ‘Oui oui”! Nuxe – Reve de miel lip balm You know I love a lip balm! This one is a rich nourishing lip balm that smells and tastes like honey! Embryolisse- Lait...

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