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The top 5 things I’ve Learned From Lisa Eldridge

British makeup artist Lisa Eldridge is undoubtedly the queen of makeup on YouTube. She may not have the most subscribers, the most uploads, or the most watched videos, but when you take into account her celebrity clients, magazine editorials, and newly released book on the history of makeup, she certainly takes the crown. Read more…

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The Look – Roaring 20s Featuring Rimmel

I recently went to a show at The Adelaide Cabaret Festival which called for some vintage style. I decided to go for a 1920s look with dark eyes and deep red lips and as I’ve recently had my hair cut into a much shorter, chin length bob, and I was keen to see how it would respond to hot rollers and whether I could pull the whole look together.  Read more…

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Bésame Cosmetics Part 3 – Old Hollywood Glamour

And so here we are at part three of my Bésame Cosmetics series. It’s time to see these babies in action. Bésame Cosmetics is no doubt a retro/vintage inspired range that covers a number of decades, but overall I really feel the 1930/1940s vibe. We haven’t yet hit the cutesy 1950s, and high glamour is the order of the day. Join me as I create an Old Hollywood Glamour look. Read more…

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The Look – Ballet Performance

I was given the important task of beautifying Isabel for her recent ballet dress rehearsal. It was beyond exciting; the brief even included mention of red lipstick! Was it going to be the fun mother/daughter bonding time I had always dreamed of, or would it all end in tears? Read more…