The best mineral makeup landed on my dressing table and I was THRILLED. Having used lots of different brands, I’m in love with Inika. OK, I admit it; I’ve never had problem skin. Good genes, thanks Mum! So consequently I haven’t searched high and low for the best products for my skin. My skincare routine has often been haphazard but I have always looked for new and interesting makeup. And now I have found the best mineral makeup. But first, what IS mineral makeup? Given that almost all makeup contains minerals, the easiest description is makeup that contains 100% minerals such as zinc oxide, titanium dioxide, mica and iron oxide and does not contain organic dyes, paraben ingredients, emollient waxes and oils, preservatives and fragrance.
Hairstyles + Makeup
Lack of confidence can make it hard to smile sometimes. It’s agreed that fashion magazines and unrealistic expectations contribute to this lack of confidence. What people think of us is important. Of course, we all have the need to be desirable, respectable, and presentable. Our mouth radiates our confidence, but that can be lacking in with people who don’t like their smile. One of the most successful and high-profile women on the planet, Victoria Beckham, dislikes her mouth. Have you noticed? So, how can you smile with confidence and really feel it?
Dia de Los Muertos makeup is where you can go crazy with celebratory sugar skull-styled glam. Do you love to play dress up? Love to play dress up and scare people? The wonderful celebration of life that is the Festival of the Dead – Dia de Los Muertos – comes with sugar skulls, and a tribute to past lives lived well. This video, Dia de Los Muertos Makeup, will give you inspiration when the time comes for life to celebrate death. Now increasingly celebrated in Australia around the time of Halloween, you can see from the fabulous Dia de Los…
New beauty products are always great to try. So when I review new beauty products, I use them for several weeks, even months, before I write about the results. Lately, I have the pleasure of trialling several brands including Jane Iredale (makeup), Alpha Keri (skincare), Matrix Biolage new ‘Sugar Shine’ treatments (haircare), Lano (cleansing), and also YSL ‘Mon Paris’ (perfume). This collection covers many of the important Spring makeup and skincare must-haves. To READ MORE please click the link.
Dental issues will make you feel insecure about your smile, and that can be difficult to deal with. So much of our communication with people relies on facial expression. When you’re too ashamed of your teeth to laugh or smile, it can have a massive impact on your life. Fortunately, new technology often means dentists can work miracles. To READ MORE please click the title.
We all have days where we don’t feel great about ourselves. Sometimes these days can turn into weeks, months or even longer, and over time we can begin to lose confidence. Maybe you’re noticing signs of ageing, perhaps you don’t feel great due to gaining some weight, or it might be a case of your body changing after having a baby. To read some SIMPLE TIPS please click the title.
Model Rock Lashes, Australia’s favourite lash emporium, is now rocking Los Angeles. 75 VIP guests, including celebrity makeup artists and key influencers, celebrated at Frends Beauty LA. Why? Because Model Rock Lashes + ROSHAR Lash ART is now stocked at America’s largest beauty supply store, the prestigious Frends Beauty LA. Now there is no excuse to go lashless in LA or anywhere else in America. Are you listening, Kim Kardashian? To READ MORE please click the title.
A sexy redhead is what everyone wants to be this season, so you’ll need tips on how to take care of your vibrant mane. Being a sexy redhead is one of the hardest hair colours to manage. Unless you are a natural redhead, red hair fades quickly, regrowth is more obvious, and some colours may stain sheets and towels. To LEARN MORE please click the title.
Wedding hacks are perfect for any party or special occasion, including weddings, because we naturally want to look our best. It’s a confidence thing you see, the better we look, the happier and more confident we feel. To READ MORE please click the title.
Everyone wants a Hollywood smile because, as the saying goes, you’re never fully dressed without a smile. And the ladies of the red carpet know that better than anyone. There are plenty of easy ways to improve your gnashers and gain confidence in one of your most defining physical attributes, and here are five of them. To READ MORE please click the title.
If you’ve always wanted a photogenic smile, you are not alone. Recent surveys found that many people believe a healthy smile can improve their confidence and appearance. Some people have also found that they find it easier to make friends because their smile makes them more approachable. If you don’t have the money to pay for extensive dental work, you might think that a beautiful smile is out of your reach. To READ MORE please click the title.
When was the last time you went out on a girl’s night out? Nothing is more fun than getting the girls together on a Saturday night, and going on a night on the town. Here are a few ways you can make sure you all look your best, and make it a night to remember. To READ MORE please click the title.
It can be hard to keep up with new products but I found some mighty fine hair care products that you’ll love for volume, moisture, style and tender loving care. Followers of my blog will know I have fine, coloured, dry hair so I’m always on the lookout for fine hair care products. My hair needs moisture AND volume but some products add too much weight and heaviness to fine hair while volumising products dry-out already dry hair. What a conundrum. To READ MORE please click the title.
Spring will be here soon so it’s time to consider stunning new season hairstyles. Award-winning hairstylist, Uros Mikic from Kinky Curly Straight, has created a gorgeous new collection – LUNA
Finalist for 2016 Hair Expo Australian Hairdresser of the Year, and winner of the 2016 Hair Expo Hairdresser/Barber of The Year, Uros continues to gain accolades from across the world. The LUNA collection shows you why. To READ MORE please click the title.
Adelaide hairdresser Uros Mikic is gaining global recognition for his cutting edge and innovation in hair styling. The latest accolade for this multi-award winning Adelaide hairdresser is the highly coveted Men’s Hairdresser/Barber of The Year Award at the recent 2016 Hair Expo Awards. Creative Director and Owner of Kinky Curly Straight in Adelaide (and Australian Salon of The Year 2015), Uros was the only South Australian hairdresser to feature amongst the winners. To READ MORE click the title.