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Apply Blush For Your Face Shape

Applying Blush When applying blush paying attention to face shape matters! While all the spots are generally in the cheek area, applying blush in particular shapes or lines has a similar effect to contouring. Blush is a tough kind of makeup to wear. People worry about putting to much on and looking like a clown, […]

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Best Type Of Blush For Mature Skin

Cream Blush For Mature Skin The best option for the more mature skin is a cream blush. Don’t despair, it is possible to find make-up that works for mature skin. It’s all about good preparation, choosing the right products, and applying them with subtlety. When we’re young we barely need makeup to look good, but when […]

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Amazing Foundation Tip

HAVE YOUR FOUNDATION LAST ALL DAY This foundation tip can change your life. It will change the way you apply foundation forever. This trick will hold your foundation in place all day. No excess post powdering.  I KNOW! We’ve been told to powder after foundation, and this makes total sense. And it works. But what […]

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Makeup Trends To Avoid

Understanding Makeup Trends Most of us admire celebrities and the glamour surrounding their lifestyles.  When it comes to the makeup that their makeup artists create we try and imagine that this is their everyday look.  Makeup trends normally follow a certain look inspired by certain looks created by makeup artists. When it comes to applying […]

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To Contour or Not to Contour

The Contour Debate Continues Contouring was popularized by drag queens who sculpt definition into their faces to enhance a feminine look.  It can bring a more chiseled appearance to the cheeks, frame the face, and lighten up under the eyes and cheeks. It can also make you look like a striped mess and it’s really […]

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Looking Forward To Spring?

Makeup Trends The future beauty trends from the Paris, Milan, London and New York Fashion Week runways.  The eyes had it and models sported washes of blue shadow and other bold colors  in the shape of bandit masks. Original! Although this look is striking it may not be everybody’s cup of tea. When it comes […]

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Makeup Mistakes to Avoid

Tips for a Flawless Face I know there’s probably been a time in your life when you’ve looked back over your Facebook photos and cringed at the sight of your own face. I think we are all guilty of this. What with going out in turbo-tan foundation/face full of makeup/blush that took over my whole cheek? […]

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Holiday Makeup

From Desk to Dancefloor It’s the same tale every year – it’s the night of your office Christmas party and you and the entire female contingency are crammed in the Ladies  trying to spruce yourselves up for a night on the tiles. You’ve left yourself minimal minutes to change, let alone freshen up your make-up. […]

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Perfection isn’t Real

The Power of Makeup Makeup -it’s fun and it makes us feel good. At the same time, there’s a culture of makeup-shaming that exists on and offline One challenge many face today, is that as a society, we’re so used to seeing false images of perfection, and comparing ourselves to unrealistic beauty standards that It […]

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Be Glamorous – Be Awesome

A Makeup Tutorial for That Special Date or Special Occasion Glamour has its roots in spell-casting, sorcery and magical enchantment. Being glamorous is about feeling comfortable with yourself and your place in the world. Some consider the outward appearance, some consider their mind and intellect, others consider their sense of humor. No matter, they are […]