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WEARABLE SS17 Makeup Trends

WEARABLE SS17 Makeup Trends

Sometimes trends can be so over the top, or way too dramatic for my taste. That being said, here are five wearable trends from the runways of SS17  that I will definitely be playing up this spring-summer season. T H E   N A V Y   S M O K E Y This navy tinted smokey, combined with this peachy lip is a look I'll be duplicating over AND OVER again. Navy is sexy and striking on most eye colours, most especially brown eyes! Armani's models looked smokin' on his SS17 runway. T H E   B O H O   B R...


My Style. My Way.

My Style. My Way.

NYFW 17! These are my top 5 looks that I will recreate often. They are stunning, mostly simple and pretty subtle. This is my style and my way. This off red smokey eye is breath-taking. It showed up on Anna Sui's runway.  Tip: be sure to have Visine on hand. Any red in your eyes will stand out even more. Also, this eye is best created on a well-rested eye. Look was designed by Pat McGrath.   The models at Tibi were given a warm glow by applying a heavy touch of bronzer to the cheeks. LOVE it. Most especially...


Brighten Up Your Dull

Brighten Up Your Dull

The winter days and sunless skies give us a desperate need to brighten our dulling complexions. Follow this easy DIY recipe and reap results! The key ingredient is lemon juice. Lemon is super high in vitamin C which is essential for brightening and evening out skin tone. It acts as a natural exfoliant which reveals a natural radiance almost instantly. It’s also anti-bacterial and helps with holiday breakouts. Turmeric is also super beneficial for skin. It's anti-inflammatory, reduces redness, helps fade age spots and it brightens and tones! Honey is great for healing, fighting skin infections, cleaning pores while naturally...


Cinnamon My Everything

Cinnamon My Everything

Cinnamon, in both ground and essential oil forms, is super beneficial to the skin because it brings blood and nutrients to the surface. It is a tad harsh when applied directly to skin so be sure to use a carrier oil (coconut, olive, etc) or petroleum jelly to moderate the effects. It Plumps Skin... and LIPS! Cinnamon is a spice that brings blood to the surface of the skin, causing minor swelling and plumping. A mixture of 3 - 4  drops of cinnamon essential oil mixed with a couple tablespoons of coconut oil can be applied to fine lines to...


Rosemary Addict Alert

Rosemary Addict Alert

I just love the smell of rosemary and I absolutely love the taste, but wow, who new Rosemary Essential Oil would be my new skin addiction! To say it's skin benefits are impressive is an understatement. Rosemary is something very special. It hydrates and tones the skin, brightening the dull and creating suppleness. It stimulates cell growth to tighten sagging skin, making it more taut and firm. It's rich in antioxidants so it slows down the effects of ageing. It contains cell regeneration properties to reduce the appearance of scars and sun spots. It is a powerful disinfectant and antiseptic...