Monday, October 14, 2019

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Get Flawless Skin! Smashbox Try it Kit: BB + Halo

Get Flawless Skin! Smashbox Try it Kit: BB + Halo. Want the photo finished look? You can get it with the Smashbox Try It Kit. Everything you need for perfect looking skin. Smashbox is the only makeup brand born out of a real photo studio. So if these guys can make a girl look  flawlessly-camera-ready, you know you'll look flawless...

Models transformed in the amazing beauty gifs by Elle Muliarchyk

Josephine Skriver, Magdalena Jasek, Ji Hye Park, Manuela Frey and more flaunt their stuff in hair and makeup looks that go from everyday girl to rock goddess, Barbie and even sexy secretary. Working with models from The Society, photographer Elle Muliarchyk created this beauty series of GIFs featuring leading faces of today.GIFS: Elle Muliarchyk Art Direction: Vita Raykhman Stylist: Priscilla Polley Makeup:...

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 &...

Winter skincare routine for radiant skin

Winter is well and truly under way here in the UK and if your skin is anything like mine, it’ll be feeling pretty dry right about now. Fear not lovely readers, as I have just the thing to keep your skin in tip top condition throughout the winter months. Firstly it’s important to get into a good evening skincare routine....

Do women prefer their men with a smooth or hairy chest?

With the help of two resident male dancers from Clothes Show Live's ALCATEL ONETOUCH Fashion Theatre, presenter Annaliese Dayes finds out if you prefer your man with a hairy or smooth chest! Ladies what are your thoughts? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HafYVTLyp40

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...

Sultry Sexy Seasonal Makeup look. It Might Be Cold But It’s Not Drab

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It's Autumn! The weather has turned, it's getting colder outside and the clocks have gone back. WHY!!! I'm not ready yet. On the other hand it means I can delve into the autumnal colours of my make up palettes to create this seasonal makeup look. Here's a simple Glam and very seasonal look. I used a selection of sleek palettes...

Creepy Clown, Halloween Makeup Tutorial

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Mwuuhahaa! It’s Halloween time here at NikkieTutorials! The new season of American Horror Story: FREAKSHOW inspired me to come up with this creepy clown look. Perfect for a good scare! Hope you enjoy!Full list of all products used in this video…PRODUCTS USED: ⋆ Visign Pro Xtreme Colour Art “White Sensation” ⋆ Visign Pro Xtreme Colour Art “Passionate Red” ⋆ Sugarpill Eyeshadow “Love⁺” ⋆...

Autumn Beauty Essentials on our Wishlist

It’s October and in London that means one thing. The autumn beauty essentials are coming out. As well as the tried and tested beauty items, I also have a long list of other autumn beauty essentials on my wishlist. First up, it’s time to get those nails in order. I’ve put away my orange and fuchsia shades and it’s time...

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...

Want Long Luscious Lashes? Younique 3D Fibre Lashes, Here We Come!

Younique moodstruck 3d lashes

I recently got the chance to try out some new cool cosmetics from America and after having a little play around I thought I would introduce you to one of the stars of their show, the Younique 3D Fiber Lashes. This mascara actually adds extra fibres to your eyelashes creating the appearance of more lashes as well as adding extra length.When...

HOW TO: Nicki Minaj – Anaconda Makeup Tutorial

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Want to know how to get Nicki Minaj’s beautiful, golden glow look from her new music video Anaconda? You’re in the right place. Nicki Minaj's Anaconda has already amassed over 148,000,000 views on youtube. Nicky also performed Anaconda live at the MTV VMA's and then performed with Jessie J and Arianne Grande. This video shows you how the recreate the gorgeous look...

Lauren Curtis: Smokey Eye For Beginners + Eyebrow Routine

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One of our favourite makeup artists, Lauren Curtis show us how to do Smokey Eyes for beginners. Get your brushes, makeup and start practising. Hi guys! This is my go-to smokey eye look, I absolutely love it! It makes my eyes appear bigger and more elongated and it’s super easy! Perfect for beginners This is part one of two videos...

Carnival Makeup Time! With The Sleek Rio Rio Palette: Review/How To

Carnivals coming, you know what that means don't 'ya. It's time to get bright and bold, it'a time for CARNIVAL MAKEUP! I have written about Sleek Makeup before, it is still one of my fave' high street brands. So when I saw the Rio Rio palette I couldn't resist. I was standing there in Superdrug having tried  every colour of...

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...

How to avoid a makeup meltdown in summer

With the current temperature set to scorchio our eye makeup is really put to the test. Runny eyes, smudging or simply melting off are some of the annoying consequences we face by wearing eyeliner in summer. Here I have tried and tested three waterproof eyeliners on the high street to see if they can beat the heat. 1. RIMMEL SCANDALEYES...

H&M Nail Varnish and Lip Pencil Review

I am an H&M type of girl, but I have never tried any of their cosmetics. I always veer away from make-up and nail polishes sold by clothing retailers as I just assumed the quality would be bad, but last week I was in H&M when I saw a wall of nail polishes; the colours were so bright, loud...

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...

Sleek Garden of Eden: Make up how to/review @TillyLi @SleekMakeUP

As spring draws to a close I thought I would do my last spring time review/how too on the Sleek eyeshadow palette Garden of Eden. This palette was launched by Sleek as part of their spring collection and boasts a whole host of beautiful greens and earthy toned neutrals.There are so many different and versatile looks that can be created here...

Top 10 beauty myths put right by beauty expert Amanda Elias @bravuralondon

Understanding your skin and how it works will allow you to maintain the health and condition of your skin, allowing your natural radiance to shine through. 1. You should wear sunscreen every day Yes you should, even in the winter there is UVA present, although these rays don’t burn the skin, they are the main cause of premature ageing so always...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Review: Spring Time Metallic Gradient Nails/Nail Varnish @TillyLi

I am in Love with these fresh spring time nails. Chrome is in, so I thought I would couple this beautiful metallic pale blue with a soft warm pink to welcome in my springtime mood. To create this look I used a very simple and easy to achieve gradient technique, and here's how I did it.Firstly I applied my...

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...

Capital Xtra’s Jade Avia Reveals her Beauty Secrets @JadeAvia

If you missed our EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with the uber cool Capital Xtra presenter Jade Avia, you can check it out here: flavourmag.co.uk/exclusive-photo-shoot-and-interview-with-capital-xtra-jade-avia/ On set we manage to get Jade to reveal her beauty secrets for our Flavourmag.co.uk readers.Do you have a favourite body part?  Not really but for the sake of the question I would say my teeth, they are strangely...

Adi Alfa revelas her beauty secrets @miss_alfa86

After shooting 15 looks on set with the beautiful Adi Alfa, we sat down and got her to share her beauty tips, exclusively for the Flavourmag.co.uk readers. What are your beauty must haves?For me my beauty must haves are. A really good moisturiser with a high SPF I use the body shops vitamin C daily moisturiser spf30 which gives my...

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...

Cosmetic Chemistry Connections. – a path for women of colour in beauty and science.

Like fashion, beauty is everywhere we look and the beauty industry is just as hard to get into as the fashion industry. There are so many different roles within beauty that really, it is possible to start anywhere. So why not start from the very beginning? The thought to allow more women of colour to be recognised in the beauty...