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.
Hairstyles + Makeup
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.
Who loves beauty hacks? We all do, of course. There was once a time when every beauty cupboard had a jar of Vaseline inside. With so many new, and expensive, beauty products now on the market it’s nice to know that Vaseline still goes the extra mile with some clever beauty hacks you’ll love. To READ MORE click the title.
Evox Hair Rejuvenation Therapy is totally new and very different so I was intrigued – anything that involves hair and cryogenic chambers is intriguing – but also my usual skeptical self. Why am I so skeptical? Well, I have fine hair that needs lots of moisture. I have a lot of hair but it’s fine, coloured and prone to dryness and frizz. I am constantly using new products and my fave for quite a while has been Paul MItchell – in fact, I wrote about it here on Don’t Call Me Penny; best moisturising hair care products ever. So I…
Eyebrow aficionados are preaching their beauty bible assertions, and none more than The Eyebrow Queen. Once the forgotten cousin of eye-makeup, eyebrows are now famed for their ability to frame the face. Their appeal has been widely elevated with eyebrow bars popping up all over Australia. Absolutely, well-shaped eyebrows WILL rock your world! Have you been looking for the expert top tips for perfect eyebrows? Enter Australia’s leading eyebrow specialist, Carmen Duma, from The Eyebrow Queen in Melbourne. Carmen tenderly tends the brows of leading celebrities including Margot Robbie and Natalie Bassingthwaighte. Carmen’s top tips for celebrity perfect eyebrows include;…
A beautifully made-up face should enhance the features you like and conceal the bits you want to minimize, so you’ll love these timeless beauty tips. I was delighted to interview Australian make-up maestro, Ant Adams from anthonyadamsmakeup.com, who was a mine of dazzling information about cleansing, priming and ‘making up’ on a blank canvas – YOURS. Ant Adams has been an international make-up artist for over 20 years working with clients from Barbara Eden and Kimbra to Christine Anu and Deni Hines. He’s worked in film, television, and print creating glamorously understated beauty for many women, so he has a…
When Laura Ciccone cut off her cousin’s hair.. it wasn’t good. Laura was five and her cousin was three, with flowing long hair. The hair was stuffed into Barbie’s bag and Laura’s cousin was blamed for cutting off her own hair. Ooops. Since then, Laura Ciconne has dramatically increased her hair cutting skills. Originally studying beauty when she left Year 12, it didn’t hold the fascination for Laura that was provided by hairdressing. Her apprenticeship salon, Hair Machine, introduced Laura to fashion and the competitive side of the hair industry – Awards. Moving to Kinky Curly Straight as a qualified…