The how-to of concealers – colour matching made easy

Concealer has fast become one of the most vital products in every woman’s makeup bag for its incredible ability to cover and smooth patchy and uneven skin tones. However, matching your concealer to your natural skin tone is not the easiest of tasks. That’s why I’ve put together this simple blog post, to give you a bit of advice on selecting a concealer that will work wonders for you. There are a few things we should consider when colour testing and applying concealers against the skin: Complimentary colour       Let’s start with a bit of colour theory. I’ll try to make it as clear and straightforward for you, I promise. Okay, think back to GCSE art class and all that talk about primary and complimentary colours,  Yes, it is finally coming […]

How to get a natural looking glow in ten minutes tops!

  When it comes to cosmetics, the one thing a lot of women struggle with is applying just enough makeup to achieve a natural looking glow without it looking overdone. Read on for a tutorial I give to all my clients on getting that natural summer glow in no time at all!   Here’s what you’ll need:   Foundation – I suggest Charlotte Tilbury Magic Foundation Concealer – I love Tarte Shape Tape Concealer Setting powder – Try RCMA No colour Powder. Bronzer – I’m all over Benefit’s Hoola Bronzer Highlighter – My current fave is  Becca Smimmering perfector in Champagne Pop Mascara – Benefit’s Roller Lash is a favourite Pink lip gloss – any gloss will do   Here’s how it’s done:   As with all of my tutorials, […]