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COLOUR TRENDS; INTO THE BLUE


Celebrities, designers and it-girls are all swapping out their go-to bronze shadows and black eyeliners… for a shade of blue. Whether it’s a subtle liner or lash, or even a bold shadows in metallic or cream – everyone is wearing it including the who’s who of Hollywood  including Lupita Nyong’o, Keira Knightley, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicole Scherzinger and Cara Delevingne. The trick, for making this colour trend look modern?

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TALKING ALL THINGS BEAUTY WITH EMMA BOOTH!

Australian actress Emma Booth talks all things beauty while sitting on the set of her new movie ‘Gods Of Egypt’! Playing the role of Nephthys, The Goddess of Weavers (yes, that means hair for days) the former model gives us an inside look into her beauty routine and all the tips & tricks she has picked up throughout her illustrious career.

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BENEFIT THEY’RE REAL! PUSH-UP LINER REVIEW!

Benefit Cosmetics are launching They’re Real! Push-Up Liner and it may be one of the most innovative products to hit the beauty counters in decades, and will definitely change the way we line our eyes for-ever…

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THE GREAT WHITE! MBFW’14 WRAP-UP WITH ZANITA!


A collaboration between Fashion Blogger, Photographer and friend Zanita from Zanita.com.au and myself, featuring model and VOGUE Australia cover-girl Valerija Erokhina. The story covers the best of Australian Fashion, direct from Sydney’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week 2014 – paired with the Season’s hottest beauty products and trends. This story is ‘white’ hot off the press!

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Q&A WITH PHOTOGRAPHER, BLOGGER & MODEL ZANITA!

Shot on the end of our collaboration ‘The Great White’, we couldn’t help but have a little fun after the shoot and replicate the same hair from the story – with the wind-machine on full. Here, Zanita shares her beauty must-haves and how she manages to keep her skin in tip-top shape!

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TIME TO SHOP MY ‘TOP 5’ MET GALA BEAUTY LOOKS!

Fast becoming one of my absolutely favourite events of the year, the 2014 Met Gala took over the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC on Monday night with it’s annual party. Not only were the outfits amazing, but I love that the celebrities have to climb a grand staircase covered in red carpet to enter the party – making for some of the most amazing, sartorial phtos!

After much demand I have put together my TOP-5 standout beauty looks of the evening, along with a breakdown of products you can use to get a similar look!

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HERMES A/W 2014 TRUNK SHOW


If anyone knows style and what it takes to look effortlessly chic this season, it’s Hermes. On heading up the Makeup team for Hermes’ latest Sydney Trunk Shows, I had the pleasure of implementing one of the strongest trends in makeup & hair this season – direct from their A/W’14 Paris show!

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UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH GAIL ELLIOTT


Super Model & Fashion Designer Gail Elliott talks beauty, her life and career as one of the worlds top Super Models and how she manages to look forever-young.

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LOOK 2; LAURA MERCIER & DAVID JONES A/W ’14 BEAUTY TRENDS.

A look inspired by old Hollywood glamour, we gave what is normally a classic look a modern colour twist. Here I walk you through the second look to the David Jones A/W ’14 beauty trend presentation.

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LOOK 1; LAURA MERCIER & DAVID JONES A/W ’14 BEAUTY TRENDS.

What a way to start the new year – Hosting a beauty breakfast on level 7 of David Jones as part of their A/W’14 fashion launch to beauty media and industry representatives! Talking on behalf of Laura Mercier (the cosmetics partner of this year’s season launch) about the hottest A/W ’14 makeup trends! Here I will walk you though the first of the trends…

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PRODUCT REVIEW; NARS, FINAL CUT COLLECTION

No longer just for the girly girls, pink is going punk this season with NARS launching their ‘Final Cut Collection‘. A limited edition line up of all things pink, this new colour trend is going to have you loved up in no time!

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CRUISE CONTROL; BEAUTY NOTES FOR ALEXANDRA SPENCER FROM 4THANDBLEEKER’S COLLABORATION WITH CHANEL’S CRUISE ’14 COLLECTION

I recently had the opportunity to whirl my hair & makeup magic on the beautiful Alexandra Spencer from 4thandbleeker for a collaboration she was working on with Chanel for their Cruise ’14 Collection. The story is titled Cruise Control, and is “as young and exciting as the new year “- says Alex. Here are the beauty notes for all my steps on how-to get Alex’s look!

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CHARLOTTE TILBURY’S FILMSTAR BRONZE & GLOW


Could this be the bronzer & highlighter of the 2013/14? An all-in-one contouring & highlighting palette to sculpt, define and emphasise your facial framework – just like how the professionals do.

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INTRODUCING: THE ELLE KIT

I’m very excited to present to you a collaboration I have been working on with Elle & Tash from TheyAllHateUs. Introducing… THE INSIDER KITS – a curated selection of must-have products, to achieve and celebrate the signature looks of Elle & Tash.

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INTRODUCING: THE TASH KIT

I’m very excited to present to you a collaboration I have been working on with Tash & Elle from TheyAllHateUs. Introducing…  THE INSIDER KITS – a curated selection of must-have products, to achieve and celebrate the signature looks of Elle & Tash.

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TURN UP THE HEAT WITH THIS SEASONS HOTTEST BRONZING PRODUCTS


Sun-kissed skin, stained lips with a vibrant colour, and bright-smouldering eyes… All the makeup you need to get this Summer started!

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