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Love the Halloween Dress-up but hate the break outs that follow all that makeup

Love the Halloween dress-up but hate the breakouts

Halloween is a time for fun and creativity. You can be anyone you want to be, from a ghost or ghoul to a witch or vampire or even a mermaid. The only problem is that this holiday can also be the breeding ground of acne-producing bacteria if you aren’t careful! But do not fear, we will show you how to use makeup safely so that your skin will look its best when trick-or-treating on Halloween night.

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Easy Halloween Makeup - Vegan & Cruelty Free

Easy Halloween Looks

Halloween is the best holiday for a makeup lover. Halloween makeup can be fun and creative, but it doesn’t have to take all day. These easy Halloween makeup looks are perfect for last minute costume ideas!

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How to Wear Dark Lipsticks this Autumn

How to Wear Dark Lipsticks this Autumn

Dark lipstick is a perfect choice for fall because it’s as versatile as it is striking. Whether you want to add a little colour to your look or go full-on gothic, there’s nothing quite like the drama of dark lipstick. But, if you’re not sure how to rock that crimson or deep purple lip colour this season, we’ve got some tips for making it work for any occasion.

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Whats your perfect shade of lipstick

Finding the Perfect Lipstick

Finding the perfect lipstick that always looks fabulous can be somewhat of a dark art. In this blog we consider some things to consider when selecting that perfect new shade.

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Enhance your Eyes with Eyeshadow - Brown Eyes

Enhance your Eyes with Eyeshadow

We have all seen those makeovers online or those before and after pics where eyes go from looking a little dull to really popping and looking bright and vivid. There a few makeup tips to really make that happen and what colours to ideally use does depend on what colour your eyes are. In this blog, Enhance your Eyes with Eyeshadow, I will give you colour tips to really make your eyes pop and look vivid even if you have had a late night!

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Red hair can be difficult to maintain

How to Keep Your Hair Colour Fresh

We have a guest blog this week. Featuring my personal hairdresser, Oliver Blackaby who runs the Hair Salon in Hove. He shares his top tips for keeping your hair colour fresh after you leave the hair dressers!

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Beautiful woman applying contour to accentuate her best features

How to Contour

In this weeks blog we focus on How to Contour for your face shape. Contouring is used to accentuate and strengthen your best features and define your face. If its done well it can easily make you look younger. It was used in Hollywood in the 1920s and since then has become a firm favourite of Makeup artists everywhere. The difference a bit of clever contouring can make can be incredible. In this blog feature Vic shares all her top tips for achieving contouring without looking like a zebra!

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Recognising Different Skin Types & Conditions

Recognising Different Skin Types & Conditions

I recently did a short post on social media on how to recognise different skin types and it was such a popular post I thought I would turn it into a blog and add some more detail.

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Brow Mapping Lines

How to Map Your Brows

Eyebrows really help to frame the eyes and the whole face but it is perceived as such a dark art to get the right shape. If you are new to brow mapping or just want to up your brow game this blog is for you!

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How to create the perfect wings

How to Create Perfect Wings!

We are very frequently asked about how to create the perfect wings. I have seen lots of suggestions online of using spoons and other tools to draw round but to me this just honestly sounds awkward! So these are my top tips on how to do wings and how to get them to last all day!

 

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