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It’s an unending search isn’t it, looking for a buildable foundation that works well with your skin, adjusts to your skin’s moods, temperature changes and simply delivers each time you wear it. Whether it’s buildable, light-weight, satin, full-coverage, glowy or blendable, one of these words describe what you’d want a foundation/base to be. Guerlain, apart from being…

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How do you choose your powder? Do you seek out loose, pressed, glimmery, matte, translucent or with colour? And how many smashed powders do you have quarantined in a zip-top bag at the bottom of your handbag or in your cabinet? Love them or not, powders are an integral part of a well-edited makeup wardrobe. No…

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Oribe is the newest addition to my post-wash routine, specifically, Oribe Featherbalm Weightless Styler. It smoothes, hydrates and offers a bit of hold to my at-home blowdry. Oribe is known for an array of effective and covetable hair products that include shampoo, conditioner, styling products, hair tools and lately, colour cosmetics. Oribe Canales, the namesake founder of the brand, along with…

Oribe & Christophe Robin

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Fad or classic? Whether you choose to shop your stash or add new items as we move towards the festive season, here are some classic finds that are sure to fill in any gaps in your collection. Tom Ford just did a massive lipstick launch known as Lips and Girls. It follows on the success of his previous collection…

Tom Ford, Dior, Chanel Cosmetics

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If you’re ready for tiger eyes, or a way to make your eyes stand out without using eight different eyeshadows and eight different brushes to blend and shade, then read on for easy options that are high on impact without being outlandish and are user-friendly. Of the four items below, there’s surely one that you…

24 7 Eyes YSL All Hours

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This has been the most epic year for big, splashy makeup launches in recent memory, especially since Rihanna has entered the ring with Fenty Beauty. It’s worth repeating and my humble thoughts say that it is set to shift and re-draw the lines of the beauty industry. The number of foundations alone is unprecedented. At forty…

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  I believe some people’s souls tap them on the shoulder at a very young age, where they know what it is they are meant to do before their tenth birthday. Victoria Beckham has been collecting makeup since she was very young, and so, post the Spice Girls era, the WAG phenomenon and simply being…

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