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Last minute Halloween Looks

Last minute Halloween Looks

Beauty, Fashion, Lifestyle
Something wicked this way comes, and it’s not a carnivorous clown or Michael Myers in mask - it’s the fast approaching deadline for the perfect Halloween look! If you’re running out of time and fresh out of ideas, here are three simple makeup looks that will save you this Halloween. Spider Queen Step 1: Start with your foundation and eyebrows done as you normally would. Step 2: For eyeshadow, begin by applying a shimmery light grey shadow to your whole lid. Then, take a black glitter shadow and blend into the outer corners and crease of your eyes. On the middle of your lid, take a matte grey shadow and blend it between the two colours. Step 3: Finish your eyes by lining your upper lash line with a wing and applying mascara. Step 4: To create a spiderweb, draw several l
Skincare brand Sunday Riley admits to posting fake reviews of its products

Skincare brand Sunday Riley admits to posting fake reviews of its products

Beauty, Lifestyle
Luxury skincare brand, Sunday Riley, has admitted to asking employees to post positive reviews of their products, after a former employee leaked an email on Reddit. The American brand, which has been a cult favourite with notable celebrities and members of the beauty community alike was exposed asking employees to post ‘at least three reviews’ for its Saturn Sulfur Acne Treatment Mask in an email which had the subject heading ‘Homework time – Sephora.com Reviews’. The email contains detailed instructions on how to address the product concerns: "If you notice someone saying things like I didn’t like ‘x’ about it, write a review that says the opposite. The power of reviews is mighty." ‘It helps to make yourself seem relatable – like you know how hard acne is and you’ve tried eve
Make-up tricks: Crazy Beauty Hacks

Make-up tricks: Crazy Beauty Hacks

Fashion, Uncategorized
Ever looked at a Rimmel mascara and thought, 'Woah, that’s a tad bit pricey!' Makeup these days can be so expensive, then you get to the end of the week and realize you have to re-add that red ‘lippy’ to your next shopping list. Here’s a little way to keep your makeup 'on fleek' whilst saving money at the same time. Instead of spending twenty pounds on a face primer that doesn’t really keep your makeup on, why not try some milk of magnesia. Now before you drop your jaws, yes, I know it is a constipation remedy but if you apply it on the face it creates a white layer and absorbs all the oils on your skin. It’s almost like painting on a canvas, only more affordable.             For those of you that have to buy a new eye-liner
How to switch up your skincare routine for winter

How to switch up your skincare routine for winter

Beauty, Fashion
Winter is officially here. Now that the temperature has dropped, you probably thought about making changes in your wardrobe. But what about your skincare routine? As the weather gets cooler, it is worth switching things up a bit. We don't realise this but falling temperatures outside and indoor heating are some of the factors that can affect our skin and make it prone to dehydration and sensitivity. Sprinkle some wind and lack of sunshine on top of that, and you have the perfect recipe for a dull skin. Having said that, here are some of our best tips for staying radiant during these dark winter days.   Change your cleanser If you like using a foaming cleanser, put that away right now. They're good for summer when sweat is a big issue but during winter you need somethin...
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