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LA Girl BB Cream – Somebody Loves You Baby!

As a makeup artist, who has problem skin, you can believe me when I tell you ive tried almost all products available to me, to help combat my yukky breakouts. From cleansing products, to foundations that promise you the moon and stars, damn the whole universe, if it makes their product sell! So I stumbled,...
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SIMPLIFYING YOUR MAKEUP BAG

We all have our faithful makeup bag at the bottom of our handbags, stuffed to capacity with product that we don’t need, or hardly use. Keeping it neat and tidy is the order of the day. Only have product that you use everyday. Below is a list of basic products you should have in your...
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HOW TO CLEAN YOUR MAKEUP BRUSHES

Keeping makeup brushes clean is really a no brainer. It’s important for two reasons, amongst many others: Keeping germs at bay Prolonging the life of your brushes As a makeup artist we have to ensure that our brushes are extremely clean to avoid spreading germs or possible skin infections from one client to another But...
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Limited Edition “Metallure” by CATRICE

Unique metallic dreams, straight cuts and light, flowing dresses with silvery shadows – precious metals are conquering the late summer months and are being combined with the trend revival of the marble look. Fashion and accessories appear to be covered in a high shine and are being established as glamorous must-haves with a fashionable liquid...
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Makeup Game – Grammys 2015

The Grammys 2015 was like watching paint dry. Only YAY moment for me was Annie Lennox doing her thang on stage…Beyoncé was cool. Formalities out of the way, the red carpet ladies sizzled. Outfits and hair was on point (apart for some tell tale signs of lace front wigs…Lady Gaga) Make up trend this year...
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Photoshop overload!

Im all for makeup and Photoshop, I thank the heavens for these wonderful inventions and my husband who is yet to teach me the glory skill that is Photoshop! But some magazines and artist take this phenomenon overboard, next level obsession and straight to the max! Have a look and let me know what you...
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Lupita Nyong’o for Lancôme

Lupita is giving me all sorts of life, from her acting career to her beauty endorsement with Lancôme. As you all know by now, she’s the new spokeswoman for Lancôme, and as expected they just released their first print ads, and she looks lovely Congratulations to her and here’s hoping that more beauty brands will...
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Bronze Goddess

Winter is that season where you either look pale or ashy. Your skin, like the seasons, changes. And like the ever-changing seasons, your makeup should change too. But you don’t have to worry about throwing away your summer goods, all you need to do is add one simple product – Bronzer! The good people at...
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BET Awards 2014 Makeup Red Carpet Look

The BET Awards too place recently, and the obvious colour choice for the ladies was hot white! Everybody and their mama was wearing white. The makeup trend this year was nude everything, give and take a few red, orange and mauve lips here and there. Some ladies got the “nude” look just right and others...
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