As cliché as it sounds, can you believe that it is 2016 already? Did you set any professional and personal goals for the new year? Are you excited for the new beginnings?
I like looking back analysing my accomplishments and making plans/ dreaming about the future. So, I was curious to see what were some of the most viewed posts of 2015 and share with you, in cased you’ve missed them.
Here we go:Read More
If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve probably already seen a preview of this new beauty book (it was released in October by Jacqui Small) – Gary Cockerill Simply Glamorous.
I wanted to put up this feature before Christmas, as it may be a book to consider as a present for a girl who loves her glamorous looks. And this book is all about glamour, a lot of false lashes, smoky eyes and red lips.
Of course, such book could only be pink, the perfect choice to fit the content.
So what is inside?
Gary starts with telling his story ( he is a celebrity make-up artist and has been working in the industry for 15+ years), and his view on makeup, which was interesting to read. I personally liked that he is self-taught and doesn’t believe in “makeup rules”.
Next we get some basic tips on skincare and just some general suggestions which a lot of girls will find useful. The make-up artist then covers all the basics from matching your foundation, applying concealer and powder to the new trend which is contouring. Everything is covered, and it is a great guide even for the beginners.
There are the same chapters about eyes and lips, too. They explain everything pretty well: from textures to the application techniques. How to groom your eye brows, how to apply eye liner, different lip products textures, all of it basically. All theRead More
*this is a sponsored post
It is well known how hard it may be to find the right shade of the foundation, often it can cost a lot, as buying the wrong shade and formula is not an uncommon thing. However, there are ways to save some money when it comes to buying makeup. For example with couponing websites such as Discontrue.com or RetailMeNot. You can find there numerous promos for all your favorite shops including Kohl’s.
And here are more tips on how to achieve a complexion of your dreams.
Department Store Shopping
During your next department store trip, take three different foundations and apply near the jawline. You’d want to check the shades in the natural light to see the best match. After choosing the one that looks the closest to your skin tone – apply it all over your face to see how it feels on the skin during the day.Read More