If the eyes are the window to the soul, then the eyebrows are the curtains. And groomed eyebrows are KEY to your whole look. In fact, even if you’re not wearing any makeup at all, just grooming your brows will make such a difference to your entire face. The key to gorgeous, groomed eyebrows is to keep things as natural looking as possible. Now, this doesn’t mean creating super defined looking eyebrows. Far from it! Let’s be honest, an intense eyebrow look does not look good on most people. So if you’re looking to create ‘Instagram eyebrows’, sorry, this post is not for you! However, if you’re looking to have gorgeous natural looking eyebrows that frame and enhance your entire face, then keep on reading.
Many cosmetics are labelled with such terms as natural, organic, bio, herbal. But these are often just marketing terms used by companies to try to sell their products. You see the problem is that’s there no government regulations for the labelling of cosmetics. So cosmetic companies can use the terms as loosely as they like. And just because you see the words natural, organic, bio or herbal on a product, or if it’s used in a brand name, it doesn’t necessarily mean that the products actually contain natural and organic ingredients. This is known as greenwashing. So how do you know which brands you can really trust? And which products do, in fact, contain natural and organic ingredients? This is where natural and organic certifications come into play.
When you’re planning your Oktoberfest look, a gorgeous Dirndl and a beautiful braided hairstyle are key elements of it. But don’t forget about your makeup too. A gorgeous, glowing complexion is what’s really needed to finish off your look perfectly. Here are 5 steps to help you achieve the perfect Oktoberfest makeup look in just a few minutes. And they’re all really easy to apply too.
When it comes to replacing your mainstream beauty products with natural & organic beauty products, perhaps you’re thinking that you’ll have to sacrifice quality for safety. Maybe you think of natural cosmetics as being boring and unglamorous. Well, I can categorically tell you that this is not the case. You don’t have to choose between quality and safety. In fact, the natural & organic beauty products I use on a daily basis are actually much better quality than my old mainstream, toxic products. And they’re also anything but boring or unglamorous! I’m going to share some of my favourite products and brands with you now.
In part 1 of my Beginners Guide to Natural & Organic Beauty, I talked about some of the potentially harmful ingredients that are found in mainstream cosmetic products. And perhaps you’ve now made the decision that you’d like to replace your current products with natural and organic cosmetics instead. But how do you even begin to do this without feeling overwhelmed and costing a fortune? I’ve got 5 simple tips for you that will eliminate the overwhelm and that won’t break the bank either. So let’s get started with 5 ways that will make the transition so much easier for you.
I absolutely love eyeliner. It’s one of my favourite makeup products. But it might surprise you to hear that I don’t recommend wearing black eyeliner. In fact, I rarely ever apply it on myself, or my clients. Here’s why I suggest you ditch your black eyeliner. And find out what shades are much more flattering for you instead.
Mascara is such an amazing makeup product and is a must-have in every makeup bag. Applying even just 1 coat of mascara can really open up the eye area and make you look bright-eyed and refreshed in an instant. And that’s even without applying any other eye makeup products like eyeshadow or eyeliner. Plus, it only takes less than a minute to apply. However, choosing the perfect mascara for your eyes can actually seem so overwhelming. Which type of mascara should you buy? Volumising? Lengthening? What’s the difference between them all? And how the heck do you even apply it? Don’t worry. It really is so much simpler than you think. Let’s take a look at each one and find out how you can choose the perfect mascara for you.
It can be hard to find the right products for oily skin at the best of times. But Summer, in particular, is tougher than usual. The hot temperatures cause you to sweat, which leads to your skin looking even oilier than usual. And makeup just seems to slip off your face as soon as you apply it! But this doesn’t mean that you have to give up on makeup altogether in Summer. It’s just a matter of knowing the right products to use for your skin type. And I’m going to help you with this. Read on to find out 3 simple ways you can care for oily skin in Summer. And yes, it is possible to still wear makeup without it slipping off altogether.