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Glowwbox – beauty for women of colour.

There are so many ways for us to be able to purchase our beauty products, but as products for women of colour aren’t readily available everywhere and aren’t as fair in price as regular drugstore products, we look for other ways to get what we need. We’ve heard of beauty boxes before, but as there is now one that...

5 reasons to use Premae Skincare

With ranges of products for babies, anti-ageing, adult acne and severe allergy ailments, whether you're looking for skincare, beauty products or make-up, award winning beauty brand Premae Skincare has it all in their flagship store based in Whiteleys Shopping Centre in West London. Aimed at women aged 25 to 45 and officially world renowned for being the first luxury Vegan...

Beauty tips by actress Alexandra Johnston @MissAlexaJ

After training at the New York Film Academy Los Angeles actress Alexandra Johnston, returned to London and landed one of leads in feature film Tamla Rose, which was screened at Cannes Film festival 2013. With a strong background in dance Alexandra along with co star Adi Alfa also created the choreography for the northern soul based film. Alexandra's latest feature...

Winter face prep for Sensitive skin @JuxaposeBeauty

As we all know, the harsh winter weather can have all kinds of effects on skin.. which is why it's important we use the right products to help keep our skin healthy, fresh and revitalised. There are number of products that can be used for cleansing and moisturising, however a vast majority of these products are not suitable for those...

Review: The Fifth Concept experience by Marie Reynolds

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If you’re looking for a treatment that leaves you feeling refreshed and having learnt something new about yourself then try the Fifth Concept face and body treatment using Image Skincare by celebrity therapist Marie Reynolds at Four London!. A treatment that fuses the mind, body and soul The Fifth Concept is tailored just to you and incorporates five elements that...

Glamour Make-Up: How to…

Above is a glamour shoot I did for the fantastic photographer Gina Antoine. I absolutely love creating glamour looks, it may not be a good thing for a makeup artist to say, but sometimes I feel the more makeup, the better! However, this full on look is definitely not limited to glamour shoots, it can be perfect for a...

Gina B Beauty Tips: Kohl it like a Kardashain

Kim Kardashian is not only known for her womanly curved. She has also gained praise for her perfection of the smoky eye! Kim always ensures the focus is never too dark (i.e a day out at the zoo with the pandas), which allows the focus to be on her lashes and eye colour. Kim also knows the cardinal rule when...

Update your wardrobe and get pampered

Need a new wardrobe? Would you also like to get pampered? If your answer is yes to either of the above then get down to Premae and Swap in the City UK's Winter Fashion & Beauty Detox Party. De-clutter & refresh your wardrobe ready for the New Year and bring up to 12 items of new or hardly used party dresses &...

Gina B Beauty’s Tips & Trick – Fishtail Plait

 Gina B explains how: Learn how to create your own fishtail fantasy hair style with a Gina B Beauty’s Step by Step guide… Ensure that your hair is clean and shiny. (If not, wash it). Comb and remove any tangles from your hair. If you have flyaways, use a smoothing cream of choice to settle the hair before braiding, Gina B...

Get the look- Jade Ellis plus win WooWoo nail wraps!

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Jade Ellis burst onto the scene last year when she was one of the 12 finalists in The X-Factor.  She was known on the show for her amazing look, and when Jade Ellis popped by to Flavourmag make up artist Jemelin gave her another show stopping look. Using products from Earthnicity and Glominerals, she created a golden smokey eye look...

Ruby Wing Nail Varnish Review

Ruby wings green

Do you remember when hyper coloured T-shirts came out? Well I do, back in primary school days. They were so cool at the time, the heat of your body would change the colour of the shirt from; pink to purple or blue to green. It was so pointless and mesmerising as a young child. Well now that I am...

Gina B Beauty’s Tips & Trick

So we’ve all heard the rumour that layering is gold when it comes to dressing well right? Vintage blouse, preppy vest, and slouchy boyfriend blazer… ring any bells? But, feeling like you need to buy a new outfit every time you go out (thanks to the tagging application on Facebook) is time consuming AND unrealistically expensive! You know what...

Glam About Town

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Brighten up your look this summer with these popping colours Photographer: Daniel Thomas Video: Charlie Massey Stylist: Natalie James from Natalie Styles Hair: Dionne Smith Make-Up: Katrina Appie from Beauty Box Models: Ufuoma Itoje and Maggie Sarai Look 1 - Orange dress - Aqua Couture, Necklace - Hayley Kruger Look 2 - Purple skirt worn as dress - Aqua couture , Necklace - Hayley Kruger Look 3...

AW Makeup Tutorial For Green, Grey, Hazel and Brown Eyes

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Here comes my Autumn/Winter 2014 makeup tutorial. This look is ideal for parties and going out clubbing. Blue/green teal and turquoise shades are my go colours when I’m in the mood for a bright eye makeup that really makes my eyes pop, but feel free to try it out with blue or purple shades, depending on what’s that compliments your...

Inside the Hair Dressers Eyes @DionneSmithHair

The Hair Dressers Eye is one of the UK’s leading top hair and beauty blogs, dedicated to bringing you the juiciest gossip from the beauty and hair world and delivering the best reviews, interviews, personal stories and guides within the UK. Founded by celebrity hairstylist Dionne Smith, who boasts an impressive clientele list ranging from Naomi Campbell, Chanel Iman to Genevieve...

New Year. New Scent.

It is a fact that the majority of us received a perfume or three for Christmas, so why not use the new year as an excuse to create a signature scent for yourself. Whether you are the girliest girl and like to smell all fruity and floral, or you're a little more toned down and like your scent more...

Cocktail inspired beauty looks

With a great weekend of sunshine (despite the odd shower) it feels like summer has officially arrived! This means rooftop bars, cocktails and not to mention the World Cup. Whether you are partying in Ibiza or Isleworth it's time to swap nudes for neon and go bold. Here I have created three versatile summer makeup looks inspired by my favourite cocktails, which look great on Asian and dark skin. Ingredients: (Clockwise from top) Mac Studio...

Aimee’s Nails

There is no disputing that in the last year or so nails have become a huge part of fashion. They are thought of as accessories and an outfit isn’t complete without them. We can thank celebrities such as Rita Ora and Rihanna for this and the introduction of the claw nail. A few years ago a multi-coloured, patterned and...

China Glaze: Spring 2014 City Flourish Collection – Review/ How to @TillyLi

Upon perusing the new China Glaze 2014 Flourish Collection, I saw the most beautiful eye-catching colours, and before I knew it my purse was in my hand and I was purchasing them. Although individually you would probably notice these two polishes a mile off, I wanted to make this nail look even bolder. I was inspired by the Aztec prints...

Best New Beauty Products to Save Your Skin In The Cold Weather

Ski season is well and truly upon us! Whilst we love to immerse ourselves into the snowy slopes come winter, we can’t help but feel some concern for the negative impact our skin can take as a result. Harsh weather conditions such as wind and snow can have a noticeable effect on the skin including broken capillaries, wind burn...

Make-up Tip: Filling your eyebrows

Eye brows define the face.  So when you are doing your makeup filling your eyebrows in will make a real difference. I draw mine on with a ‘Rimmel’ eyebrow pencil £2.99. I like this one because it comes with a brush on the lid. Before you start to fill in your eyebrows you should use an eyebrow brush. Begin...

Get the look – Tanya Lacey

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There aren't many females that can boast a title of singer, songwriter and rapper, yet Tanya Lacey is all 3.  Probably most known for her top 5 track with Loick Essien "How We Roll" and recent writing credits include: Stooshe, Nikki Williams and Cover Drive,we thought we would get her in our studio for a photo shoot and live stream...

Make-up Tip: For dry chapped lips

In the cold seasons it’s common for us to get dry, chapped lips. You should always try and wear some sort of lip balm to protect your lips from the cold. Here is a cheap and effective way to rid those horrible dry lips. Whilst having a hot bath, apply a thick layer of lip balm and leave to...

Get the look: The beauty of Let’s Stay Together on BET! @BET_Intl @Tillyli

With the new season 4 of Let's Stay Together airing on BET, I thought I would take a look at how they achieved their flawless make-up, as the cast always look so glamorous. They all have their own unique styles; from Stacy with her sexy conservative dress sense, to Crystal with her youthful fresh look, but they all keep...

Gina B: How to Master the Art of Ombre Nails

Ombre patterns have blown up this year! With the Ombre/dip dye hair trend leading the way for hair fashionistas. The French word ombré means "shaded," and in fashion it refers to pretty much anything that starts out one color and then slowly morphs into another. We've weathered trends for ombe hair, ombre clothes, ombre fur. So why not ombré...

Party make-up for the festive season

Step 1. Use your best primer to prepare the skin. I personally love Illamasqua Matt Primer; it gives you a nice, even coverage which is extremely important for preparing the skin for make-up. To prime the eye lids I recommend using Urban Decay Eyeshadow primer potion. It gives the eyes a fantastic base and prevents the eyeshadow from creasing. Step 2....

Natural make-up like J.LO

Nothing is worse than a caked-on face of makeup. To avoid that, ‘I’ve just joined the circus to become a walking mime’ look, follow these step by step tips to get a naturally flawless glow without having to pile on the products! Perfect poster girl for this is yummy mummy Jennifer Lopez (aka glowing goddess!) Products: Eye shadow primer- Urban Decay...

Get the look: Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian is not only known for her womanly curved. She has also gained praise for her perfection of the smoky eye! Kim always ensures the focus is never too dark (i.e a day out at the zoo with the pandas), which allows the focus to be on her lashes and eye colour. Kim also knows the cardinal rule...

Your guide to perfect brows!

Eyebrows as the ultimate beauty accessory and this is make-up artist Gina B's ultimate guide to styling and shaping your eyebrows. Step 1: Tools & Products •1 eyebrow pencil •1 highlighter pencil •3 cotton swabs •1 brow gel Step 2: Fresh Faced Start with tweezed and trimmed brows. Also, keep your eyebrow shape in mind-round, soft angled, straight, or angled land use that as a guide...

Get the look: Hauntingly Beautiful

Look jaw dropping with a simple but devastatingly gorgeous look that has been turning heads this season. How to get the look If you are girl that likes to achieve that professional finish... Illamasqua Matt Primer £22 Illamasqua Skin Base Foundation £27 Urban Decay Eye Shadow Primer Potion in Original £16 MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Powder £21 Illamasqua Neutral Palette £34 Illamasqua Eye Brow Cake £14.50 MAC Eye Khol...

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