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Tip of the Week – Powder On Mature Skin

POWDER ON MATURE SKIN

On the more mature skin, when using powder to seal your make up, it is a good idea to apply using a powder brush, so that it lightly covers the skin and does not clog it. This is because too much powder can age the skin by clogging the pours. Not good […]

By |October 20th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tip of the Week – My favourite primer.

 
My favourite primer
Using a primer under your make up helps your make up look better and last longer. There are many in the market place and I do use a few of them, but my favourite is
IMAN Under Cover Agent Oil Control Lotion 30ml
 This lotion helps control oiliness. Minimizes pores and eliminates shine. It provides […]

By |May 10th, 2013|General News|0 Comments

Tip of the Week – A Fuller Lip.

 
A FULLER  LIP
 
               
 
If you are sick of having thin lips, then extend your lip line using a neutral-toned lip liner. Just draw your new lip line outside of your natural one. Be careful not to extend too much. Once you have your new lip line apply your lipstick […]

By |April 22nd, 2013|General News|0 Comments

How about a make up lesson!

Be taught how to do your make up.
Not sure how to do your make up, well how about having a lesson. Learn what colours to use, how to apply and where to apply. Your never to old or to young to know how to make the best of yourself.
I can custom design a lesson to […]

By |April 8th, 2013|General News|0 Comments

Tip of the Week – Dry out pimples

 
DRY OUT PIMPLES
 
A quick tip to get rid of pimples is to dry them up quickly.  To do this just dab toothpaste or surgical spirit on them regularly. Before you know it they will have disappeared. This is a tried and tested successful method.
                         
 
 
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By |April 8th, 2013|General News|0 Comments

A quick tip when choosing your hairdresser.

 

A Quick Tip when Choosing Your Hairdresser

 

A good hairdresser should listen to what YOU want.

 

They should take your hair type, your face shape, you life style into account.  

 

If you ask for a style that they know will not work on your hair type, or won’t suit you, they should tell you that and offer […]

By |April 5th, 2013|General News|0 Comments

Tip of the Week – A smokey look using eye liner

A SMOKEY LOOK USING EYE LINER

If you want to achieve a smokey look using just eye liner, simply smudge the edge of the line you have drawn with either your finger, brush, sponge applicator or a cotton bud.  Easiest eye liner to use would be an eye pencil.

By |April 2nd, 2013|General News|0 Comments

Tip of the Week – CORRECT POSITION OF THE ARCH IN YOUR EYEBROW

 
CORRECT POSITION OF THE ARCH IN YOUR EYEBROW

 
 
To make sure you get the arch in the correct place in your eyebrow here is a tip on how to achieve it.
Using a makeup  brush or orange stick,  place it in the corner of your nose [nostril] and then line it up so that it goes through […]

By |March 25th, 2013|General News|0 Comments

Farewell BBC TVC

In January 1981 I joined the BBC Hair and Make Up Department at BBC Television Center. I had the honor to work there for 16 years, leaving in 1997.
It is such a sad time now as TVC has been sold and closes its doors. March 2013
I have so many memories from there, made so many […]

By |March 22nd, 2013|General News|0 Comments

Tip of the Week – The Perfect Complection.

THE PERFECT COMPLECTION.
 

 
 
Camouflage any pimples, redness or skin blemishes, by applying a Yellow/Green/Peach/Lilac /Orange – based  cover-up to counteract the blemish.  [The colour you use will depend on your natural skin tone]. Use a concealer brush / cotton bud/ fingers / small sponge etc to apply and blend. Power after to seal

By |March 18th, 2013|General News|0 Comments