Get The Look: Backstage with MAC for Mary Katrantzou SS14

It’s all too easy to get stuck in a makeup rut, so it’s pretty safe to say there’s nothing like having your makeup done by a professional to shake off some of those cobwebs and give you a fresh new look.  Just an hour with Rebecca Butterworth, MAC’s Senior Makeup Artist, and I was eyeing up my makeup stash in a totally new way. The tricks and tips you can…
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The Hair: Concoction Mixology Haircare

The launch of a new haircare range always brings out the little girl in me. Will this be the one that transforms my hair? Will this be “the thing” to finally banish the frizz? The latest addition to the shower shelf is the fabulously conceived Concoction Mixology range. When I got my little paws on this, I couldn’t wait to play mad scientist with it, white coat not obligatory. Available…
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The VIDEO: My Top 10 High End Foundations

I’m a great believer in getting the basics right. Let’s face it, makeup is never going to look its best if you haven’t laid the right foundations (no pun intended!) Quite apart from the fact that I’m a skincare geek (more on that to come), getting my base right is more important than just about anything else. If I get that right, I can literally walk out the door with…
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The Nails: Gel Perfect – The 5 Minute Gel-Colour Manicure

There’s nothing I love more than a relaxing evening in front of the TV painting my nails. But the likelihood of waking up with smooth, glossy nails that haven’t been ruined by a night’s sleep is less than minuscule, so the idea of a gel-based maincure has always appealed. Three weeks of chip-free nails that are as glossy as the day they were ‘done’…what’s not to like? But there’s the…
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The Collection: RiRi ♥ M∙A∙C Fall Collection

If May’s launch of MAC RiRi Woo whetted your appetite for all things Rhianna, (which you can read about here), then you’ll be jumping for joy at today’s launch of the full RiRi collection. Full of sumptuous colour (did we expect anything less?), the shades are all full-on yet conversely, very wearable too.   Her Cocoa Eyeshadow Quad Palette Riri Woo Lipstick Talk That Talk Lipstick Lipsticks in highly pigmented…
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