Prevention is better than cure... In the case of split ends, the only real cure is to cut it so prevention really is better. The scientific term for split ends is Trichoptilosis and there are many types, all of which are caused by your hair becoming brittle and the longer they are kept, the worse they get. … Continue reading Haircare: Prevent Split Ends
They say if you pay peanuts you get monkeys but when it comes to weddings, there seems to be a glass ceiling on how much people charge. Problem is, how can you balance your costs without compromising on quality? I feel like I deserve to have a siren for my car for the amount of … Continue reading How much it cost for the perfect wedding hairstyle?
The natural look is all about flawless, great make up products and being clever with colours and application techniques. Ironically, the natural look often requires more make-up than bolder looks do! However, it is great if you want to look fresh faced, which is why it is a popular preference for many brides, and is … Continue reading How to get the ‘natural’ makeup look
It is criminal how many people walk into a salon brimming with excitement over the anticipation of the new look that they will be having, and how many of these same people walk out in tears over their new look. Note, these are not tears of joy! Liaising with your stylist over your desired hairstyle is very much … Continue reading Don’t Smile, Nod And Agree…tell Your Stylist What You Want!
Every so often a celebrity hairstyle takes the world by storm - just a few years ago, salons were inundated by clients asking for the 'Rachel cut' based on Jennifer Anniston's layered style... One of the latest trends seem to be the 'Posh bob' based on Victoria Beckham's sleek graduated bob. Celebrities are the best … Continue reading Celebrity Hairstyles: How to make their looks your own
There are many easy ways to remove hair dye from the skin - say goodbye to the days of positioning hair strategically to cover it up... It's annoying that when you apply hair dye, you cannot see any of it on your skin and yet once it has developed, you see a your face neatly … Continue reading How to remove hair dye from your skin
Makeup tips from a certified makeup artist - learn the tricks of the trade so that you can apply your makeup like a pro. It is very easy to rely on market initiatives to dictate how to apply makeup and what makeup products should be bought over others. But appropriately, those who have an expertise … Continue reading Make-Up Tips from a Make-Up Artist
Kim Kardashian's naturally dark features help her create the alluring part of her look but with the right makeup and techniques, even the fairest girl of the land will be able to use Kim's makeup style and make it her own. * Flawless * Starting at the foundation, Kim's face always boasts a flawless finish. Ensure … Continue reading Make-Up: Create a Kim Kardashian inspired make-up look
No longer do we have to look at Angelina Jolie's lips with envy, wondering what we did wrong to be denied such fullness. Good news - you too can join the full-lipped population with a few tips and techniques: 1. Preparation Before you put any make-up on your lips, applying some concealer or some base often … Continue reading How to Achieve Plumper Lips – Without Surgery
Dark skin can be a difficult tone to find good or a wide variety of make-up for, simply because it is not widely promoted, and dark skinned public figures tend to go for the same colours and looks. Contrary to popular belief, dark skin presents flexibility and the opportunity to experiment with a wide range … Continue reading Make-Up Tips for Dark Skin