It’s been a scorching couple of weeks and protecting your skin from the sun’s rays is essential at this time of year but I think there are a lot of misconceptions about sunscreen and how it should actually be used. It’s very tempting to just slap on the cream whenever we go on holiday or if […]

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Last weekend I travelled to Derbyshire and the town of Ilkeston to attend the 2017 Weleda Insight Day. An annual event aimed at journalists, holistic therapists and practitioners, Make-up Artist’s and bloggers, the Insight Day is an opportunity to find out more about the history of the company and the wonderful products they produce, as well as having an […]

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Brush cleaning is part of the Make-up Artist’s lot. Love it or hate it (I flit between the two), it is one of those chores which is essential to our job. If I have a willing volunteer (as you can see above) or I’m on a shoot where I am lucky enough to be able to […]

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The newest kid on the lip colour block is liquid Lipstick. In short a these tubes of colour have all the pigment you’d expect of a traditional bullet style lippy but the texture and slip of a gloss and the staying power of a stain. They are quite literally liquid lipsticks.

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When it comes to summer beauty, there is nothing like a golden glow. Bronzed skin is highly coveted over the summer months but may not always be achievable (especially for those of us with fairer skins), so the creation of a natural looking, healthy glow is the next best thing.

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