Nail Art for Autumn

This is a manicure look I liked so much for autumn. My friend Tonia did this really sweet peach shade as a gel manicure base coat, then had purple and lilac pansy flowers hand-painted on two nails. As now is the time to let go of your summer fluos and bright pinks and change them with an autumn shade, such…

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The most fantastic eyelash effect

Would you like to add instant volume to your eyelashes? Create a dramatic look? Or just go for something inspiringly unusual to make heads turn? Last March I discovered PAPERSELF Paper Eyelashes at the London Fashion Week Exhibition and became a fan ever since. At the video below, you’ll have the chance to watch my paper eyelashes trial with the assistance…

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A new way to wear blue eyeliner

One thing every girl knows is blue eyeliner goes well with blue eyeshadow; Today I’ll show you an impressive alternative way to wear blue eyeliner all year long. This is a look that make-up artist Voula Karaoli applied on me. I was quite thoughful when she said she would use purple AND blue for my eye make-up. As I stared in disbelief,…

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3 beautiful brunette hairstyles, the Penelope way

Bad hair day? Need some inspiration about what to do with your locks? Penelope Cruz showed us 3 different hairstyles for brunettes in a week’s time. Surprisingly enough, it was all about simple hairstyles we know how to do since we were little girls. No chignones and complex hairdos, just beautiful hair modestly braided, worn in a sleek ponytail or…

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Sunday brunch with a beauty expert

Glamour magazine beauty director Alessandra Steinherr hosted an intimate brunch in Hix restaurant and champagne bar at Selfridges for a limited 20 people last Sunday 5th December. Apart from presenting this holiday season’s best beauty gifts by Bobbi Brown, Alessandra gave us each a goody bag filled with her favourite beauty products. Luckily for me, I have the same complexion with Alessandra thanks to…

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