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We all are guilty of lusting over stunning makeup looks on Instagram – was Insta even made for anything else? If you’ve been ooo-ing and aah-ing over celebs beauty looks but not daring to give it a go – what’s […]

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Re-Create Celeb Beauty Looks

We all are guilty of lusting over stunning makeup looks on Instagram – was Insta even made for anything else? If you’ve been ooo-ing and aah-ing over celebs beauty looks but not daring to give it a go – what’s there to be scared of?

We’ve taken the guess work out of it and selected some of the most popular celebs from around the globe and their festive looks. PLUS we’ve hand picked the only products you’ll need to create the looks – and it’s less than you’d expect.

So get your pointer finger at the ready, because we know you’ll be double tapping these looks all silly season.

Bella Thorne

Our favourite out there red-head, she’s constantly turning heads with her unique style. Copy the below look for your Christmas Day festivities or your Christmas Party.

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1. Smoke a matte brown eye shadow into your crease and above. Then pat a gold shimmery shade over the lid and close to the lash line. Finish the eyes off with some light falsies!

2. Natural but full brows are the key here. Lightly fill in with a soft brown pencil, focusing on the ends and arch and not so much the front.

3. A swipe of peachy pink lipstick never hurt nobody!

4. Create some soft curls with your favourite curler and pin back your fringe. Voila!

Bella Thorne Look

Products: Maybelline The Nudes Palette $25.95, Ardell Edgy Lashes 401 $9.95, Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Wiz $39, Bite Beauty Luminous Creme Lipstick – Rose $36.95, ghd Curve Classic Wave Wand $209.

Olivia Holt

This Disney star is the new Blonde It girl at current and it’s easy to see why. A great actress, amazing singer and she’s cute as a button! Rock her up-do and smokey eye for a Christmas night out with your special someone.

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1. Ace the base – no smokey eye is complete without a flawless full coverage foundation.

2. Concealer under eyes to illuminate and hide any dark circles.

3. Smoke it girl! You’ll want a bronze or dark green glittery shadow to pack all over the lid!

4. Finish the eye with some liquid liner – wing it out if you know how!

5. Braid your hair back into a loose bun and finish off the front with some loose waves with your straightener.

Products used: Napoleon Perdis China Doll Foundation $69, LA Girl Pro Concealer $11, Eye of Horus Isis Sun Goddess Eye Shadow Palette $41.40, Jane Iredale Liquid Eye Liner $34.44, ghd Black Platinum Straightener $279.

Olivia Holt Look

January Jones

You can take the Betty out of Mad Men but it seems like you can’t take the classic red lip out of January Jones. Recreate this blonde stunners look this Christmas to turn heads.

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1. The first thing I notice is that healthy pop of blush sweeping over January’s cheeks. Smile so the apples of your cheeks show through then lightly dust with a blush of your preference.

2. January accentuates those baby blues with a little bit of liner and loads of mascara

3. The red lipstick is the key to this look so make sure it’s one you love – over line your lips and especially cupids bow.

4. I like the sleekness of her part – slick down your part and avoid fly aways with a smoothing serum.

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Products: The Balm Hot Mama Blush $27.95, Curtis Collection Fix Eye Liner Gel $35, ModelCo LashXtend Lengthening Mascara $22, Pink Holiday Luxury Cream Lipstick – Love in the Louvre $35.95 Pureology Smooth Perfection Smoothing Serum $45.72.

What’s your favourite holiday look from above?

Are you going to re-create another celebs look?

Let me know below.

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It’s that time of year again – Christmas party season! As you could probably tell already, we’re just a little bit excited. After all, Christmas parties and festive occasions mean breaking out the glitter and those stunning jewel tones to […]

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Festive Makeup Looks for the Christmas Season

It’s that time of year again – Christmas party season! As you could probably tell already, we’re just a little bit excited. After all, Christmas parties and festive occasions mean breaking out the glitter and those stunning jewel tones to create bold, fun makeup looks!

If you’re like us, you’ve probably done that same old nude lip about 340 times this year, so Christmas is the perfect excuse to mix it up, whatever your personal style and level of makeup expertise. Check out our favourite show-stopping Christmas beauty looks below for inspiration.

Festive Makeup Looks for the Christmas Season

1. Copper or bronze eyes

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Carli Bybel’s stunning bronzed Christmas eye look (via LifeHack)

The copper eye is new trend that’s sweeping YouTube and the blogs at the moment! It’s also perfectly festive, as it includes the metal tones and glitter often seen on Christmas decorations. You’ll need some matte shades to create dimension around the eye area first – the browns and buffs from theMaybelline the Blushed Nudes Eyeshadow Palette would work well. Then layer on a sparkly or metallic pigment, such as one of the Maybelline Colour Tattoo Cream Gel Eyeshadows. This gorgeous shade, Bad to the Bronze, would be the perfect finish for a bronzed look. Top off your stunning, shimmery eyes with a complementary lip colour – a dark nude or even a red would be beautiful alongside this look.

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2. A bold, red lip

Play on those traditional festive colours by doing a dramatic bright red lip. It’ll be the centrepiece of your whole makeup look, so go easy on the eyes and make sure to keep that base looking as fresh and flawless as possible. If you’re heading to a Christmas party, you’ll want a long-wearing lipstick with a comfortable formula like the Bite Beauty Matte Creme Lip Crayon. These glide on so effortlessly, and hydrate your lips despite having a totally matte appearance. A shade like the vibrant true red “Peche” could be your perfect Christmas party colour!

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3. A silver smoky eye

If you’re feeling a sultry look, you can’t go past a good old smoky eye using silver, taupe and black tones. Add a little glitter and you’ll be good to go for any festive party or occasion! Cult-favourite beauty brand, the Balm, has made achieving a smoky eye totally easy with their gorgeous palettes. Start off with matte shades in the crease and outer V using the Meet Matt(e) Nude Eyeshadow Palette. Then, pack on a sparkly shade all over the lid, such as “Artie Chokedip” from The Balm Appetit Eyeshadow Palette. These gorgeous shimmery colours can be used wet for even more colour payoff and to increase their longevity! Top the look off with some mascara, liner and lashes and you’re set!

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4. Glowy, flawless skin

We’ve probably talked the whole highlighting trend to death, but everyone’s got to admit, they love adding a bit of luminosity to an-otherwise simple look for a beautiful accent. The same applies this Christmas – seeing as we’re surrounded by gorgeous golds all day long in the form of Christmas ornaments and displays, we may as well jump on the bandwagon! Liquid illuminators are the best way to achieve that subtle glow as they’re easily buildable and can be layered on underneath your foundation. The Liquid Illuminator from Curtis Collection has been absolutely raved about in the beauty world for its amazing colour payoff and how it lights up the entire face for a flawless, soft-focused look. Pop a bit of this on the high points of your face and layer as needed!

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5. Vampy, dark lips

Instead of going for a true red, maybe it’s time to give something slightly more dramatic a try! Nothing complements a gold eye better than a dark plum or deep red lip colour. These are also surprisingly wearable – they’re perfect for any skin tone, and if you stick to red-based tones, your teeth will also appear a brilliant white (bonus, right!). For an amazing formula and colour range, look no further than the Lime Crime Velvetine Liquid Matte Lipsticks. These bad boys dry matte without giving your lips that horrible, sticky feeling, you even if you’re eating and drinking all night, no worries! We love the colours “Bloodmoon” and “Wicked” – they’ll totally turn heads at any Christmas do!

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We hope that this has inspired you to go out and try something a little different for your Christmas party makeup this year, whether that be a bold lip or a beautiful shimmery eye! Let us know what products you’ll be wearing this Christmas season!

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Lulu & Lipstick go to the Oscars

Do you have a favourite makeup brush set? The one you always find yourself using without even noticing? What about that brush set makes it your favourite, sets it apart from the other lonely brushes in your kit. It could be the feel of the handle, the softness of the bristles, a particular angle. With so many different makeup brushes available now – it takes great length to stand out from the crowd, with makeup brushes now coming in a wide range of shades from bamboo to unicorn (yes that is a thing see here).

However there is one range of brushes that have something VERY special, something different from the rest.

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Lulu & Lipstick Go To The Oscars

You heard – the beautiful gold travel set from Lulu & Lipstick was featured in the 2015 Oscars bag. This meant celebs just as Rooney Mara, Cate Winslett, Jennifer Lawrence & more have these little babies at their disposal. And it’s no wonder why – Lulu brushes are made with exceptionally high quality and the travel brush set has everything you need to complete a flawless face no matter where you are.

“The Oscars gift bags are filled with amazing brands and products from around the world and we couldn’t be more thrilled to be included,” said Lulu and Lipstick CEO Fleur Madden. Fleur had been a long time watcher and lover of the Oscars awards, even known to get dressed up to the nines just to watch it at home on the telly, so it’s almost like the stars aligned when she was provided the opportunity to have her very own creation in the hands of the stars she loved.

 

Oscars 2015 Winners

Actress in a leading role: Julianne Moore, Still Alice

Actor in a leading role: Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything

Supporting actress: Patricia Arquette, Boyhood

Supporting actor: JK Simmons, Whiplash

But of course there are no real losers, as everyone gets to take home the coveted Oscars Gift Bag.

What else was in the gift bags?

Alongside Lulu & Lipstick Travel Brush Set, Oscars 2015 Nominees were lucky enough to receive

  • A 10-day, first class trip to Israel valued at $78,000
  • $64,000 worth of Audi A4 rentals
  • A 15-day walking tour of Japan for two valued at $76,000
  • Private training sessions with “celebrity wellness expert” Jay Cardiello worth $1,980
  • A laser skin-tightening procedure by 740 Park MD valued at $7,823
  • A lifetime supply of skin creams worth $44,140
  • A Fit Club TV “Ultimate Fitness Package” worth $8,840, to be enjoyed in a private villa
  • A Haze Dual V3 Vaporizer valued at $354
  • A $2,688 Vampire Breast Lift, in which blood is drawn from the arm and inserted back into the breasts
  • $425 worth of personalised M&Ms
  • A roll of Joseph’s Toiletries luxury toilet paper valued at $389

Um yes please?

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So what’s next for the Lulu brushes? Stay tuned to RY to see, and get your hands on brushes that now some of the hottest celebs use at home!

Shop Lulu & Lipstick here.

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It seems not all hair dryers are made the same. There are so many flooding the market, from professional, to salon only to over the counter at your favourite supermarket. But is the price actually worth it? Is a “salon […]

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NEW Parlux Advance Light vs Average Hairdryer

It seems not all hair dryers are made the same. There are so many flooding the market, from professional, to salon only to over the counter at your favourite supermarket. But is the price actually worth it? Is a “salon quality” or “professional” hair dryer worth the $100’s more you end up paying?

We’ve put the Parlux Advance Light to the test against an average department store hair dryer to see how it stacks up.

Keep reading to find out + see our handy infographic.

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Average Supermarket Hair Dryer vs Parlux Advance Light

Power:

1800 watts / 2200 watts

Air Flow:

74 m3/h / 83 m3/hr

Motor:

Standard/ K-Advance

Speeds & Temperature:

2 speeds, 3 temperatures / 2 speeds, 4 temperatures

Weight:

1.2 kg / 430g

Life Span:

1.5 years / 5 years

Noise:

Noisy / Built in Silencer

Cool Shot Button:

Yes / Yes

Technology:

Standard / Ionic and Ceramic Technology

Environmentally friendly:

No / Low-consumption as guarantee of sustainable environment

Does that help make your decision a bit easier?

It’s good to know that those extra penny’s not only go into a dryer that’s light, more poweful AND lasts longer, but is also good sustainably for the environment.

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Shop the full Parlux Advance Light range here and see all amazing colours!

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It’s practically December, so chances are you’ve been working solidly since January and you’re ready for the beautiful parties and well-deserved days off that the Christmas season brings! We all have a tendency to get so busy that stuff like skincare […]

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Transform Your Skin In Time For Christmas

It’s practically December, so chances are you’ve been working solidly since January and you’re ready for the beautiful parties and well-deserved days off that the Christmas season brings! We all have a tendency to get so busy that stuff like skincare gets completely forgotten about, but now’s definitely the time to start prepping for the holidays.

Whether you’re concerned about breakouts caused by the summer humidity or undernourished skin still clinging onto the dryness of winter, there’s a miracle product out there that’ll turn it around in time for Christmas Eve! Keep reading to find out our recommendations.

Transform Your Skin In Time For Christmas

1. Dry skin

So, despite it being the dead of summer, your skin is still dry. We all know the feeling! Whether you’ve got naturally dry skin or an imbalance has caused this to flare up, there are some amazing products available that are ideal for dry skinned gals and guys. Thalgo offers products with ingredients derived from the ocean that are super hydrating, such as the Cold Cream Marine Deeply Nourishing Mask. And, if you’re looking for the perfect moisturiser, look no further than the Alpha-H Essential Hydration Cream – this stuff is so deeply nourishing, you’ll see results in just days! Like all Alpha-H products, it’s essentially a miracle cure!

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2. Acne/Blemish Prone Skin

If pimples have got you down this Christmas season, look no further than the dermatologist-recommended products from award-winning brand Dermalogica. The MediBac Clearing range has been designed to target the four factors that contribute to acne, purifying and refining the skin to leave it looking clearer for longer. We’d recommend the MediBac Clearing Skin Kit so you can test out each product and see for yourself the awesome results Dermalogica products have on your skin. Start your regime with this affordable set now and hopefully by the time Christmas hits, it’ll be nothing but gorgeous, clear skin!

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3. Mature skin

If wrinkles and fine lines have started to appear, never fear – not only does it happen to us all eventually, but skincare professionals have devoted years and years of research to pausing or even reversing the effects of ageing. Although some of Medik8’s products may seem scary to the untrained eye, we can assure you that their potions and lotions have serious results! Anything in their Retinol range, such as the Retinol 10TR Advanced Night Serum for example, has been designed to rejuvenate and revitalise tired, ageing skin. These professional strength products have a total cult following, so purchase at your own risk – you may just become addicted!

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4. Oily skin

Ugh, summer humidity. It just makes oily skin feel even greasier, right? There are a few excellent ranges out there for those with oily skin, though, so never fear. Skinstitut are a high-quality brand that have created excellent products suited to oily skin – they’re so good, you’ll want them in your daily skincare routine ASAP. It’s usually hard to find a non-greasy, lightweight moisturiser that doesn’t irritate oily skin, but Skinstitut have formulated the Moisture Defence for Oily Skin as an answer to this problem. It will hydrate and nourish the skin without leaving a drop of residue or creating buildup on the skin as the day goes on. It’ll be perfect for wearing under your Christmas party makeup!

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5. Weathered or sun-damaged skin

American brand SkinCeuticals are the foremost experts on ‘preventing, protecting and correcting’ skin damage with their exclusive three step program. Their innovative range of skincare and sunscreen products have been developed to help keep the skin looking fresh and youthful for as long as possible. So, if your skin is looking a little worse for wear this holiday season, start remedying it now! The Epidermal Repair is an absolute lifesaver if signs of sun damage, ageing, redness or other concerns are starting to show. Plus, make sure you give your body some love! We recommend their Body Retexturing Treatment for rough, damaged skin.

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6. Sensitive skin

If you’ve got sensitive skin that’s prone to irritants, finding a good system that works for you is difficult! But, you won’t need to stress any longer – Miranda Kerr’s stunning range of KORA Organics products includes an effective three-step system that’s been proven to alleviate itchiness and redness for those with sensitive skin. Maybe it’s time to treat yourself to a Christmas gift from KORA Organics, hey? You’ll fall in love with the Cream Cleanser, Calming Lavender Mist Toner and Soothing Day and Night Cream included in this 3 Step System kit. After using this, your skin will feel calm and soothed, so even if the stress ramps up at Christmas time, at least your skin will be totally under control.

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Is your skin in need of a bit of TLC this Christmas season? Let us know which skincare products you’ll be reaching for in the comments below.

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Ever wondered how your favourite celebs achieved that makeup look or this hair-do or the ultimate glowing skin? Sometimes it’s those pricey doctors or skin treatments we can’t afford, but more often than not you might find that they are people […]

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Latest Celebrity Beauty Must Haves

Ever wondered how your favourite celebs achieved that makeup look or this hair-do or the ultimate glowing skin? Sometimes it’s those pricey doctors or skin treatments we can’t afford, but more often than not you might find that they are people too – and like using the same products you do!

So we’ve gathered some of our fave beauty inspirations for the globe and what they’re loving lately. You might even have to grab yourself up a few of their picks!

Celebrity Beauty Must Haves

Kylie Jenner

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Featured in the above photo using Nip + Fab‘s Cellulite Fix – Kylie is a firm lover of Nip + Fab, previously featuring the Glycolic Fix Night Pads Extreme on her Instagram.

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Karlie Kloss was seen here getting primped and primed for Paris Fashion Week by the L’Oreal Professional team. Among many items I’ve spotted L’Oreal Professional Techni Art Design Fix.

Kristen Leanne

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Kristen Leanne famous for her amazing tattoo youtube videos and dyeing her & her beau’s hair/ beard every colour of the rainbow used an array of Sigma brushes to achieve this stunning look.

Lexi Graham

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Fast making a name for herself, this 17 year old Queenslander is an up and coming model. Featured above rocking Palomino Mane Stain from Poni Cosmetics.

Mona Petre

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This Albanian stunner’s eye just pop with Whispies from Velour Lashes. Make your eyes smoulder too with the Velour Lash range.

Emily Rogala

Emily Rogala Loving Tan

This post had us double taking saying “Kimmy, is that you?” But no this stunning Melbourne beauty just perfects her Kim K look with Loving Tan 2hr Express Mousse in Dark.

Do any of these celebs hit up your favourite products?

Maybe it’s time to switch it up and try something new!

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Sometimes Christmas shopping for your nearest and dearest is absolutely impossible – they’ve got everything, they ‘don’t want anything’ or they’re just plain difficult to buy for! If they’re into beauty, however, you can’t go past a gorgeous gift set. […]

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Christmas Gift Sets for Every Lady On Your List

Sometimes Christmas shopping for your nearest and dearest is absolutely impossible – they’ve got everything, they ‘don’t want anything’ or they’re just plain difficult to buy for! If they’re into beauty, however, you can’t go past a gorgeous gift set. Packaged to perfection and full of products they’re surely dying to try, gift sets are available from practically every brand, so it’ll be a breeze to sort out a present for all the ladies in your life!

Keep reading to find out our favourite makeup, haircare and skincare gift sets for this holiday season!

Christmas Gift Sets for Every Lady On Your List

1. The Best of Becca Kit

Treat your closest friend or sister with this stunning set from Becca Cosmetics. This cult brand is famous for their luminous highlighters, so you’ll be happy to know that included is the fan-favourite Shimmering Skin Perfector Liquid in the shade Opal. Your loved ones will also receive a highlight/lowlight palette, a beautiful rosy cheek tint, the contour mousse and an eyebrow kit complete with a precise brush. They’ll have everything to create a fresh, flawless look perfect for everyday wear!

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2. Youngblood A Gift That Illuminates Gift Pack

Ideal for those who are just starting to play around with beauty products or who love a natural makeup look, this kit from Youngblood features an illuminating palette, brow pencil and lipgloss. True to the brand’s philosophy, all of the products are natural and lightweight, so they’re suitable for any skin type and complexion, including young, breakout-prone skin. The receiver will be well-equipped to create a healthy, glowy New Year’s or holiday party look! Plus, it comes in a cute yet functional makeup bag so they can keep their new products organised.

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3.  Alpha-H Xmas Love Gift Set

Help the maturing ladies in your life to embrace their natural beauty and defy the signs of ageing with this gift set from Alpha-H. This pack includes the Balancing Cleanser, perfect for refining all skin types, as well as the Essential Hydration Cream to help restore moisture in the skin and promote elasticity. It also features Alpha-H’s most coveted product, Liquid Gold, which is essentially a miracle cure for any skin concern. If mum or grandma is starting to develop fine lines or has any scarring, redness or hyperpigmentation, this product will be a lifesaver! It’s to be used every second day, and will help smooth out the skin to reveal a fresh, youthful complexion.

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4. Pureology Smooth Perfection Trio Pack

This pack, from luxury haircare brand Pureology, is ideal for anyone with frizzy, damaged or colour-treated hair – it’ll be the perfect gift, just in time for the humidity that comes with an Aussie Christmas. It includes the Smooth Perfection Shampoo and Conditioner, enriched with ingredients like shea butter to give you sleek and shiny locks. It also contains the Pureology Colour Fanatic, a spray for everyday use that includes 21 unique benefits and has been applauded for its miraculous results. Help the ladies in your life keep their colour in check and totally transform the texture of their hair.

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5. Lulu & Lipstick Travel Brush Set

For the girl on the go, look no further than this high-quality travel brush set from Lulu & Lipstick. The fibres of these brushes are luxuriously soft and result in amazing colour payoff, plus they’re multipurpose, so just the five included in this kit can be used to create an entire makeup look. With this set, you’ll get the powder brush, angle blush brush, oval shadow brush, lip brush and concealer brush. Each brush has a gorgeous lilac and gold handle, and they come packaged in a vibrant gold travel bag. If you’ve got a frequent flyer to buy for, give them the gift of a simple, stylish makeup application!

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Have you purchased any gift sets for Christmas presents this year? Tell us your favourites below!

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The hottest makeup brand for the summer has to be Lulu & Lipstick. You can’t go past the high quality brush heads with the gorgeous handles in hot pink or gold, available in a range of sizes to suit all […]

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Lulu & Lipstick

The hottest makeup brand for the summer has to be Lulu & Lipstick. You can’t go past the high quality brush heads with the gorgeous handles in hot pink or gold, available in a range of sizes to suit all your makeup needs. From contouring to highlight, applying a flawless base or making sure those brows are in check – Lulu’s brushes are a must have. Take them with you wherever you go in a matching travel roll or bag, these brushes are a stunning edition to every bathroom. lulu_lipstick_brush_set_2

LULU & LIPSTICK – IN THE PRESS

This many beauty junkies around the country can’t be wrong. Check out who else is loving Lulu.

1. OZ Beauty Expert “My latest order from Lulu & Lipstick! How CUTE is the Lulu & Lipstick make-up bag?!”

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2. The Daily Mark “Lulu & Lipstick also offers their own range of amazing brushes and makeup bags to bring the glam Lulu & Lipstick experience straight to your home.”

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3. SISJ Beauty “This signature Lulu & Lipstick Brush Set is a lush 12 piece face brush set that comes tucked into a totally adorable pink faux leather case (#prettythings). These brushes are cruelty free, vegan and amazingly soft. This set includes – powder, angle blush, foundation, stippling, concealer, small shader, oval shadow, angle line, flat liner, pointed liner, crease shadow and lip. These are all designed for an effortless application”

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4. Style Magazine – Style Magazine were most excited when the Lulu Travel Brush Set was featured in the 2015 Oscars Gift Bags. “Nominees for the coveted golden statuette will also receive a luxe makeup brush set from Brisbane beauty retailer Lulu & Lipstick. (Note: Our very own Digital Editor Elizabeth already owns this set and is pretty sure this now makes her one degree of separation from Kate Winslet.)”

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5. Lipstick n Linguine – “Lulu & Lipstick also offer some of their own branded products in the form of super soft brush kits and cute cosmetic pouches and cases.”

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6. Beauty & Lifestyle Hunter – “I have put the lilac Powder Brush from Lulu & Lipstick to the test, and let me tell you, the lilac colour with the added rose gold, is not only super stunning, it is also incredibly soft.”

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7. Elley Mae – “Isn’t this the most amazing eyelash curler you’ve ever seen?! 🙌🏼 Absolutely in love with these goodies by luluandlipstick 💜 The brush is extremely soft and I seriously can’t get over how cute the freakin eyelash curler is!!

Lulu & Lipstick ElleymaeThe whole range of Lulu & Lipstick brushes, makeup bags and accesories (including super cute eyelash curlers) can be yours!

Shop the whole range on ry.com.au or luluandlipstick.com

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It’s a total myth that men don’t need to look after their skin like us ladies do – in fact, because of shaving, they actually need to look after it even more! If your man hasn’t got a regime going, […]

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The Top Skincare Gifts for Men This Christmas

It’s a total myth that men don’t need to look after their skin like us ladies do – in fact, because of shaving, they actually need to look after it even more! If your man hasn’t got a regime going, it’s time to start – the holiday season and new year is the perfect excuse.

So start your shopping now – it’s never too early, trust us! Keep reading below to find out the best skincare-related Christmas gifts for all the guys in your life.

The Top Skincare Gifts for Men This Christmas

1. Thalgo Men Energising Skincare Pack

Hydrate and reawaken your skin with this kit from award-winning brand Thalgo. After using the Regenerating Cream, Wake-Up Shower Gel and After Shave Balm included in this pack, the men in your life will feel refreshed and ready to take on the day. They’re a perfect size for the avid traveller or gym-goer, too!

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2. Baxter Men’s 1.2.3 Shave Kit

Give your guy the gift of the perfect shave this Christmas with the Baxter Men’s 1.2.3 Shave Kit! This deluxe set features everything he’ll need to ensure a close, nick-free shave: a luxurious badger hair shaving brush, Baxter Men’s unique Super Close Shave Formula cream and a moisturising aftershave balm.

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3. FOREO Luna 2 for Men 3 in 1 Sonic Face Brush

If you haven’t already heard of the FOREO Luna, well prepare to be amazed. This awesome little device uses a T-sonic cleansing brush that coaxes the dirt right out of your pores with gentle motions. The Luna 2 for Men is an innovative take on the original Luna 2, intended to purify the skin, prevent signs of ageing and prepare the skin for a smooth, worry-free shave. Just a few minutes in the morning is necessary for buffed and cleansed skin, so this is perfect even for busy, working men.

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4. L’Oreal Paris Men Expert Hydra Energetic Magnetic Charcoal X-Treme Cleanser

Nothing says treat yourself like a good deep cleansing exfoliator like this charcoal-based one from L’Oreal Paris. Drag all of those impurities up to the surface and reveal a whole new layer of skin, fresh and ready to take on 2017! The best part about this product is it’s effective – Vogue loves the L’Oreal Paris range for men – yet inexpensive, so if he’s obsessed, no stress!

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5. Clarins Men Line-Control Balm

Minimise any fine lines and wrinkles for fresh, youthful skin, with the Clarins Men Line-Control Balm. This lightweight, non-greasy product can be massaged around the face and neck area, and will work to tighten up sagging skin and smooth out lines and grooves. This balm also protects against further signs of ageing.

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6. NAK Beard Elixir

If you’ve got a rugged, bearded guy in your life, make sure he’s well equipped to combat any nasty beard itch! The NAK Beard Elixir is a total wonder potion – it protects against irritation, smooths out rough or coarse beard hairs and helps tame the beard on the whole. Your beardy man will be looking cooler than ever after using this magical elixir.

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7. Dermalogica Normal/Dry Skin Kit

This pack from widely-recommended brand Dermalogica is ideal for the regular traveller, or just a guy who’s looking to test out a new skincare range without the commitment! It contains everything you need to keep up a great routine, including a cleanser, toner, smoothing cream, exfoliant and lip treatment. His skin will be looking fresh and better than ever after using these. It also comes in other ranges tailored to suit every skin type, so we’ve got your guy covered!

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So, forgo the power tools, books and socks this Christmas, and grab some skincare for any of the important men in your life! Will you be buying some skincare for your favourite guys this holiday season? Let us know!

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Christmas Gifts for the Girly Girl

Have you got your Christmas Shopping sorted yet? No? You’re not alone. In fact, the two busiest shopping days of the year are the 23rd and 24th of December.

Yikes guys, Aussies are definitely the leave it til the last minute kind of people.

If you’re still on the hunt for the most important people on the list and you don’t want to leave it til the last minute (or even if you do – this is a judgement free zone) keep reading to see must have Christmas Gifts for the Girly Girl.

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Christmas Gifts for the Girly Girl

Haircare, makeup brushes, Napoleon Perdis gift packs and more.

1. ghd Copper Luxe Platinum Gift Set $330

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ghd is the perfect treat for your favourite girly girl this Christmas. Undoubtedly one of the best straighteners on the market, now available in gorgeous copper luxe that is the perfect addition to your bathromm PLUS the gift set comes with matching copper luxe bag & 2 x limited edition NailsInc Nail Polishes.

2. Pure Colour Angel Bee Pure Trio Gift Pack $59.90

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The most popular hair care packs this year – and it’s no wonder why. The cute packaging combined with three great haircare products that are good for the environment, this pack even comes with bee-friendly flower seeds to help pollinating bees.

3. Lulu & Lipstick Brush Set $118.95

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Is your favourite girly girl in need of some new makeup brushes? Or maybe some extra brushes that she can take with her where ever she goes in a hot pink travel case? Lulu & Lipstick has got what you need. Great quality brushes at a great price.

4. Kora Organics By Miranda Kerr Peace Vitamin Enhanced Lip Balm 10ml And Heart Pocket Mirror Gift Set $24.95

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This cute & quaint little set is a great stocking stuffer. From Aussie model legend Miranda Kerr the Kora Organics Lip Balm is super nourishing and made without any nasties and comes with a heart shape mirror for application on the go.

5. Poni Cosmetics Brow Kit $69

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New to the scene, Poni Cosmetics is making a splash in the makeup world. It could be the great quality products, it could be the low price but it is most definitely the quirky packaging that has beauty fans around the globe holding their breath to see what Poni comes up with next. The most recent release was the update of the Brow Kits that now include Brow Powder, Brow Wax, Brow Brush AND Brow Highlighter conveniently in one kit available in 3 different shades to suit any hair colour.

6. Napoleon Perdis Lip Art Collection $55

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A girly girl isn’t herself without her favourite lip gloss. But which one is her favourite? Napoleon has made the choice a little bit easier by offering 5 great flattering shades in one pack. Everything you need to take your look to the next level from nude, to peachy pink, to Kylie Jenner brown and even bold red, your girl should find something she loves here.

7. Nak Blonde Plus Pack $49.95

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Another pack that is popular every year are the Nak sets. Known for great blonde toning products at an affordable price, Nak has stepped it up this year with funky, psychedelic packaging that is sure to make any blondie squeal with delight.

8. Mirenesse 4 Piece Starter 10 Collagen Cushion Liquid Powder And Blush Mini Pack $19.95

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We have been loving Mirenesse since it launched here at RY because of the great quality products with a holistic approach. This little gift set is great value for money and a good intro to the brand if you haven’t tried it before. Featuring cushion foundation that is all the range right now as well as a cushion bronzer and blush available in 3 great shades to suit any complexion.

9. MOR Dream Hand Cream Trio Gift Set 3 X 50ml $29.95

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MOR never let us down with their gorgeous packaging and this year is no exception. They’ve come to the girly girl party with this trio of hand cream in all your girls favourite scents including the famous marshmallow, lychee & blood orange in a keepsake tin.

10. LAQA & CO. Lip Lube Fiver 5 X 2g $74.75

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Once a hard to find US brand, LAQA & Co have easy to use and apply chubby lip pencils that are great to keep in your hand bag for one swipe colour. This pack minimises the effort of choosing the right colour by offering 5 shades that anyone is sure to love.

11. Ecoya Guava & Lychee Sorbet Candle And Diffuser Gift Set – Limited Edition $44.95

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It wouldn’t be Christmas without a limited edition Ecoya Gift Set! The most popular candle brand around the world, this pack combines a Guava & Lychee Candle in gorgeous white ripple packaging with a Guava & Lychee Diffuser so your room smells great all day long!

I hope that helps sort at least one person on your Christmas List – we all know a girly girl who will love any of these suggestions.

What do you get the girly girl in your life for Christmas?

Let me know below.

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Our favourite hair dryer brand ever, Parlux never disappoints us. It could be because they’re the lightest dryer around, or it could be because they’re the most powerful hair dryer around, or it could be the range of bright and fun colours. […]

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The Best New Hairdryer Could Be Yours…

Our favourite hair dryer brand ever, Parlux never disappoints us. It could be because they’re the lightest dryer around, or it could be because they’re the most powerful hair dryer around, or it could be the range of bright and fun colours. Whatever it is that floats your boat – Parlux is king. Which is why when they announced their new hairdryer – we were more than a BIT excited.

Introducing Parlux Advance Light – the most lightest, most powerful, most advanced Parlux ever.

Keep reading to find out what makes this dryer so great, and how you could WIN one.

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Parlux Advance Light 

Features:

– Futuristic Technology including the K-advance motor for superior styling. This motor promises higher power and a longer life span.

– More Powerful 2200 watt motor

– Lightweight. The weight of all components of the new Parlux have been reduced to create a significantly lighter model.

– Silent. No need for clunky silencing attachments, the inbuilt silencer as well as reduction on clunky parts makes this the quietest Parlux yet.

– Soft touch switches designed from heavy research with hair dressers. Most comfortable switching ever.

– Ionic and Ceramic Technology – no more frizz or fly aways.

– Eco Friendly. Use of only the most high quality, recyclable materials. Your hair is also dried faster which reduces energy usage.

– Two Concentrator Nozzles for focused drying

– Anti-Heating Front Body to avoid neck or hand burns

– 2 speeds/ 4 temperatures

– Stunning colour variety including Black, White, Fuchsia, Ice Blue, Aqua, Red, Violet, Light Gold

HOW YOU COULD WIN

You can win a BRAND NEW Parlux Advance Light in Black + Moroccanoil Volume Pack.

1. Go to http://woobox.com/vhhreg or click the image below

2. Enter your email address

3. Stay tuned to RY Facebook Page for the Winner Drawn FRIDAY 18th NOVEMBER 2016

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Let me know below if you’ve entered…

NIP + FAB

It’s exciting to see a skincare brand shaking things up and doing it a bit differently. We love strange ingredients that work their magic on your skin – and these products do work. You only have to see the cult […]

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NIP + FAB

It’s exciting to see a skincare brand shaking things up and doing it a bit differently. We love strange ingredients that work their magic on your skin – and these products do work. You only have to see the cult following from celebs and beauty lovers alike to know that this brand means business. We’re talking about Nip + Fab of course. New to the RY umbrella, Nip + Fab have been helping create beautiful skin for women around the world who want it all. It’s accessible, affordable and effective, and it features products with multiple skin benefiting ingredients such as Kale, Viper Venom, Dragons Blood, Glycolic Acid and Bee Venom.

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Crammed with innovative and natural advanced skin smoothing ingredients that fight visible signs of ageing – Nip + Fab is your go to for trendy, effective products. As seen in the hands of Kylie Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski & more – this skincare is taking the nation by storm.

NIP + FAB TOP PICKS

There are so many great products to pick from this range but we’ve rounded up the top 4 must haves to elevate any skincare routine.

1. Glycolic Cleansing Fix $17.95

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Containing a the power of 3 – Glycolic Acid, Apple Amino Acid and Olive Oil this little gem softens, resurfaces and hydrates for the smoothest feeling skin.

2. Exfoliate Glycolic Scrub Fix $21.95

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Are you seeing a trend? Nip + Fab love Glycolic Acid for it’s refining, brightening and renewing benefits. Combine this with Salicylic Acid and you’ve got yourself an exfoliator that really packs a punch. Dead skin cells will be removed, leaving clean and polished skin that reduces the appearance of blemishes after the first use.

3. Glycolic Fix Night Pads Extreme – 60 Pads $34.95

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Emily & Kylie’s favourite – in a convenient single use pad this is the easiest way to clearer, brighter skin. Use one pad 2-3 times a week to reduce scarring and pigmentation, combat blackheads and reduce blemishes for an even, toned surface that is instantly more soft and plump.

4. Dragon’s Blood Fix Plumping Mask $32.95

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Dragon’s Blood you say? This is actually extracted from a tree and helps form a protective layer over the skin to prevent damage from external forces. This mask is gel and also helps to plump skin, therefore minimising the appearance of wrinkles.

WHO IS LOVING NIP + FAB?

@beautiesandnobeasts

Beauty and No Beasts

 

@the.life.of.laura

the life of laura

 

@soph.blogs.beauty

sophblogsbeauty

 

Ashley Benson from Pretty Little Liars @itsashbenzo

Ashley Benson

 

Vicki Pattison from Geordie Shore @vickipattison

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That’s just to name a few!

Get amongst what these beauties are talking about.

Shop full Nip + Fab range here.

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5 Christmas Gift Ideas For the Beauty Lover on a Budget

It might be something that we all hate to admit, but Christmas is expensive. After buying all the food, decorations and other festive necessities, you’ve got to go out and shop for gifts – bye bye, stable bank account! Of course, there are those people in your life that you couldn’t spend enough on (take mum, for instance – don’t you just want to spoil her?) but sometimes breaking the bank for acquaintances or Secret Santa presents just isn’t possible.

We scoured the makeup world for some of the best inexpensive beauty gifts you can give out this Christmas. Whether it’s just a token for a distant relative or something for your close friends in lieu of spending tons of money, check out our guide below.

5 Christmas Gift Ideas For the Beauty Lover on a Budget

1. A luscious lippy

Nothing quite says ‘sealed with a kiss’ than a lipstick for your nearest and dearest. Pick out a shade you know they’ll love and wear, and you’ve got a foolproof gift for under $20. Shanghai Suzy does stunning, creamy lipsticks that’ll suit every skin tone. The shade ‘Miss Kat 90’s Cappuccino‘ is a fan favourite brown-nude that’s reminiscent of Kylie Jenner’s famous pout.

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Shanghai Suzy Lipstick in Miss Kat 90’s Cappuccino, $12.95 at RY.com.au

2. Dramatic lashes

Lashes have been a big trend this past year as more and more lash companies crop up with amazing products on offer! If you’re looking for a glam gift to pop in that Secret Santa pool or maybe to round out holiday gift bags, Ardell Lashes have a stunning range and a reputation for being long-wearing and looking flawless on any eye shape.

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Ardell Natural Lashes Demi Wispies, $10.99 at RY.com.au

3. A cute cosmetic bag

Indulge your makeup-obsessed friends by giving them the gift of more storage – now they can shamelessly buy even more products! This vibrant, hot pink and pineapple print cosmetics bag from Lulu & Lipstick is the perfect pouch for storing all of your necessities – it’s bigger than it looks, trust us! The glossy finish means that even if it gets stuck at the bottom of your handbag with the crumbs and discarded receipts, it’ll stay looking good as new!

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Lulu & Lipstick Makeup Bag, $24.95 at RY.com.au

4. Relaxing bath products

When Christmas is all over and you’ve finally got time to use all those gorgeous gifts, why not have a little pamper session? Nothing is more relaxing than a bath, where you can just unwind and put your mind at ease. So, what better gift for a friend who needs a little ‘me-time’ than some relaxing and rejuvenating bath salts? These Himalayan and Dead Sea bath salts from Cedar + Stone are infused with lavender and ylang ylang to soothe tired muscles and promote calmness.

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Cedar + Stone Bath Salts – Ylang Ylang and Lavender, $15.00 at RY.com.au

5. A scented candle

We know, sometimes candles come across as the gift you buy when you’ve got zero idea what a person would actually like. But rest assured, a gorgeous mini candle from Ecoya or Palm Beach Collection will definitely go down a treat if you pick the perfect scent! A fresh, summery scent like Jacaranda and Plum from Ecoya would be the ideal complement to the sea breeze and radiant sunlight of an Aussie Christmas.

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Ecoya Botanicals Mini Botanic Jar Candle – Jacaranda and Plum, $17.05 at RY.com.au

All of these beautiful gifts are under $30, so they definitely won’t break the bank come Christmastime! What are you planning on purchasing for your loved ones this Christmas?

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Movie-Inspired Makeup Perfect for Christmas

Doing your makeup for big events can be daunting, especially during the holidays, when it seems as if there’s a party every second night! What better way to simplify the whole process, though, than by taking a little inspiration from the glamour of Hollywood blockbusters?

Movie-Inspired Makeup to Awaken Your Inner Star

The Great Gatsby
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Daisy’s makeup in ‘The Great Gatsby’ (via The Beauty Gypsy)

Baz Luhrmann’s Gatsby has acted as the inspiration for hundreds of makeup looks since it was released back in 2013. The classic, 20’s glamour featured in the movie is something anyone can replicate with ease because it consists of a simple, neutral eye paired with a bold lip. It packs a major punch and would surely turn heads at any holiday event!

To get Daisy’s look, you’ll need a fresh, dewy base. A product like the Becca Radiant Skin Satin Finish Foundation would be perfect for achieving this. Think neutral or gold tones when it comes to the eyes, and make sure to smoke out that lash line with an eye pencil or crayon for that sultry feel. Finish everything off with a deep red or burgundy lipstick – the lipsticks or lip pencils from Bite Beauty come in stunning vampy shades and are sure to stay on throughout the whole night.

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Sam Chapman’s Bond girl look (via Sam Chapman)

Bond girls are always effortlessly stunning, right down to their makeup. Although we’ve seen a huge range of looks over the course of the James Bond movies, the one that seems to stand out features dramatically lined eyes, complete with luxe false eyelashes, and a simple nude lip.

To emulate a Bond bombshell, you’ll need a heavy duty eyeliner like the Mirenesse Cat Eyes Liner Pencil. Line your eyes in a rough cat eye and smudge to your heart’s content until you’ve got a slightly messy, smoked out look. A perfect pair of eyelashes will be the centrepiece of your makeup look, so go for something dramatic like the double-layered Smokey Velvet lashes from ModelRock. Don’t forget that perfect neutral pout – a sheer lipstick or lip gloss like the Gerard Cosmetics Colour Your Smile Lip Gloss will do the trick! Sam Chapman from Pixiwoo has a tutorial on a similar Bond girl look if you’re after even more inspiration.

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Jaclyn Hill’s old hollywood-inspired makeup look (via Jaclyn Hill)

Okay, so this one isn’t a movie, but a makeup look that’s stayed on trend for as long as we can remember. Think back to the 1940’s and 50’s, when stars like Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe dominated the big screen. The classic nature of this makeup look makes it completely wearable and perfect for events or occasions. All you’ll need is a crisp, clean winged eye and your choice of dramatic lipstick – a red definitely works wonders, not only capturing everyone’s attention but making your lips look full and your teeth super white!

To create that perfect cat eye, you’ll need a liquid liner, preferably something with a precise pen tip like the super-pigmented Napoleon Perdis Neo Noir Liquid Eyeliner. Then, after you’ve finished off your face, you’re going to need a gorgeous red lipstick to make you stand out from the crowd. The Bite Beauty Luminous Creme Lipstick in Pomegranate is a beautiful cherry red that will complement any skin tone.

Are you planning on channelling any movie-inspired looks this Christmas party season?

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Best Aussie Beauty Bloggers to Follow Right Now

The Beauty Blogger Brigade come in hoards from far and wide. We might be a little *coughs* bias but it’s easy to see that our Aussie Beauties hold their own in this somewhat competitive game. It could be because they’re talented, it could be because they’re beautiful or it could be because it’s so damn ridiculous to see how much more we pay for beauty Down Under! Regardless, we’ve gathered the cream of the crop; The Best Aussie Beauty Bloggers to Follow Right Now so we can dive in and explore the wonders of Makeup Land together.

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Best Aussie Beauty Bloggers to Follow Right Now

Chloe Morello

Why we love her: Chloe is a total bombshell not to mention super down to earth and never afraid to brave it all, even when it doesn’t go her way. Watch as she battles through this overdose of foundation with a purple eye and yellow lip. This is no ordinary makeup channel.

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Beautyholics Anonymous

Tine from Beautyholics Anonymous is one of the OG bloggers. With over 10 years experience this is a blog you can bet on for full on in depth skincare and makeup reviews. Not afraid to tell it how it is – you can definitely trust Tine’s opinion when it comes to makeup and skincare that just doesn’t live up to the hype. She also has a segment called Bloggie Wednesday where she dishes the best blogging advice around to help blogging novices.

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Pixiwoo

Okay so not STRICTLY Australian. But as creators of an easily accessible and relatively affordable brush brand in Australia, sister duo Sam & Nic Chapman deserve a mention. These two are not just the brains behind this great beauty channel full on great tips and tricks, they also created one of our fave makeup brush brands Real Techniques. You heard! Some of the best brushes on the market came from these two so you know they are the real deal. They continue their channel with easy makeup tutorials, hair looks and shopping hauls. Watch below to see their Bold Metals Collection in action.

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Beauty with Bec

 

Bec was in the beauty industry from a young age – but that didn’t stop her feeling the same way as many other young girls – riddled with self doubt and insecurity about the way she looked. She stumbled into the beauty community and found people who felt just like she did, and even better, uplifted and supported others. Now with two kids, Bec also blogs lifestyle posts as well as beauty so there is something for everyone!

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Miss New Beauty

Dani does it all, and buys it all so you don’t have to. She is guilty of hoarding the unnecessary but with that comes great responsibility – telling us what and what not to buy! This beauty is Argentinian born but now lives in North Queensland and her look is one we are envious of. Definitely one to watch.

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Makeup By Jaz

Jasmine Hand is a local Gold Coast girl and boy oh boy is she stunning! She’s got the beach vibes combined with the girl-next-door thing down pat and this girl is talented with a makeup brush. Watch for stunning eye looks and dewy highlighted skin not just on herself but on others.

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Loads of Lifestyle

One of the most stylish looking blogs belongs to Mel from Loads of Lifestyle. Not only does she manage a full time HR job and makeup artistry on the side but she also manages to post in depth and honest blogs about anything from Korean Face Masks to Kylie Jenner Lip Kits. Um where’s the bookmark button again?

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Dani the Girl

Based in Brisbane, Dani captivates us with Bargain Beauty Buys, great makeup Dups and affordable make up looks. She often sends herself broke in the name of beauty so we can see the best products on the market. To which our wallets salute you. Thanks Dani!

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Who’s your favourite Aussie Beauty Blogger?

Did they make the cut?

Let me know below….

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Spoil Yourself This Christmas

By the time Christmas rolls around, it’s inevitably been a big year. Work, family and social commitments can take their toll and sometimes self-care takes a back seat.

Everything you’ve accomplished over the year is worth rewarding, and the festive season is when you get to rest, relax and spoil yourself a little. Now’s the perfect time to buy those lavish items that you might not have during the year – just call it a Christmas present to yourself, right? The perfect pamper session awaits you!

Spoil Yourself With These Luxury Products This Christmas

Cocolux Sol Collection Candles

There’s potentially nothing more relaxing after a crazy week (or year) than running yourself a bath and lighting a candle or two. Cocolux has introduced their Sol Collection, a range of exotic candles encased in stunning copper pots. The scents available are all gorgeous and perfectly tailored to suit any mood. Light one of these bad boys and you’ll want to burn it right down to the bottom of the wick. Our favourite is the Wild Frangipani scent!

Kora Organics Confidence Body Trio Pack

Pair the perfect candle with a luxury body care pack like this one from Miranda Kerr’s Kora Organics. This trio includes the raved-about Body Exfoliator, Body Lotion and Luxurious Rosehip Body Oil, which all work together to give you skin reminiscent of a Victoria’s Secret model. Scrub away all those little imperfections so your body is prepped and ready to take on the new year!

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Alpha-H Liquid Gold

One of the unfortunate downfalls of a summer Christmas is the heat. Make sure to stay out of the sun this festive season, but if your skin is looking a little worse for wear, Alpha-H have got you covered. Designed to target a variety of concerns ranging from pigmentation to sun damage, the bestselling Alpha-H Liquid Gold is the perfect way to treat your skin as you step into the Christmas season. Once you’ve tried this product, you’ll never want to stop – it truly is a miracle worker! If you’re feeling a little sceptical about the hype surrounding this product, the Alpha-H A-List Kit is the perfect way to give the brand a test run! Featuring travel sizes of five of their popular products, don’t take the reviews as gospel – discover how life-changing Alpha-H is for yourself. 

Ghd Copper Luxe Platinum Styler Gift Set

Give your hair new life this Christmas with some high-end heated tools. The ever-popular Platinum Styler included in the ghd Copper Luxe Gift Set is perfect for creating both bouncy curls and sleek, straight hair with ease. The luxurious copper finish of this set will be a stunning addition to any collection. It also comes with a handy heat-proof storage bag and two limited edition Nailsinc polishes, so you can finish up your evening of relaxation by painting your nails if that takes your fancy!

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So remember, Christmas is the time of giving – and that doesn’t just mean giving to everyone else in your life! What will you be treating yourself with this festive season?