orange and green summer makeup featured

When it comes to my daily makeup routine I have to admit it – I’m just too lazy to make up something fancy. So I usually just put a bit of foundation on, grab a shade of two of eyeshadow and finish off with a couple of coats of mascara. That only takes me 4 or 5 minutes and it looks natural enough to not worry about fixing anything later in the day. It can get a bit tricky to wear (heavy) makeup in the summer, as we tend to sweat more and things can quickly go south (i.e. mascara

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09/06/2014

3 Beauty myths debunked

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3 Beauty myths debunked

You know when it comes to beauty, there’s all sorts of information out there on the internet, but how do you know which pice of advice is true? Here’s 3 common beauty myths I found that aren’t really myths at all… You become immune to the smell of your own perfume This is a fact, especially if you use the same perfume every day. So be careful during application, just because you can’t smell it, doesn’t mean that others can’t. Using lip balm just makes your lips drier Many of you who love lip balms may agree to the fact that the more you use

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10 easy ways to get shiny, healthy, summer hair

Who doesn’t dream about having shiny, lustrous hair? Truth is that healthy hair is a combo of a lot of factors, from a healthy diet to the way you brush your hair, everything counts. So, here’s a list I put together of all the steps you need to take to make sure your hair is as shiny and as healthy as possible. Eat a healthy diet. In order to keep your hair strong and shiny you need plenty of fruit, vegetables, protein and complex carbohydrates. Also avoid smoking, excess caffeine and alcohol. Use the right shampoo and conditioner for your hair

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16 hairstyles for the summer of 2014 - straight from the catwalk

It seems that this summer it’s all about straight hairstyles or wavy curls. Which suits me really well, since I have natural straight/wavy hair and most of the time I just can’t be bothered to briad it anyway. So here’s a peek at the hairstyle trends for this summer, straight from the catwalk. All images are courtesy of Vogue.co.uk. Love, Ana

5 (mostly) unnecessary beauty products

While I do love to try out all different kinds of beauty products, there’s times when I like to go back to basics and stick to just a few trusted products. You know we’re constantly bombarded with adverts and articles on the latest beauty products and told that there’s a product out there to fix every little perceived ‘problem’. But which products can we afford to be without? Here’s my pick: Separate creams for the face, neck and chest – the products you use on your face work just as well on your neck and décolleté too. Ultra expensive lotions

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15 insanely gorgeous makeup ideas

I’ve been in a constant search for new cool makeup ideas lately. Here’s some of the best 15 looks I’ve found that I’d like to try out. You’ll probably see me wearing some of these ideas in a future photo shoot