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

quick diy lip scrub

I’m very found of beauty DIY recipes and I usually try all kinds of concoctions, from hair masks to body scrubs, it’s all tried and tested. This is one of my favourite recipe ever – a honey, sugar and olive oil lip scrub. It’s incredibly easy to make and works like a charm for chapped lips. Here’s what you need: 1/2 tsp. olive oil 2 tbsp sugar 1 tsp/ honey Mix them all in a small cup and gently scrub your lips for a few seconds (don’t be too harsh, the skin on your lips is very sensitive). Rinse with

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12 lovely summer makeup ideas

I just love summer days! Sunny, warm weather, straw hats and fresh, colorful makeup. Isn’t that simply gorgeous? So, here’s 12 really sweet makeup looks that I found while browsing for some inspiration. Which one do you like most? Love, Ana