Beauty Tip # 362: Where do I apply concealer?

Under the eyes – this is where discolouration is most prominent. Between the inner eye and the nose – this area often shows discoloration and can even make you look tired.
The outer eye, where the upper and lower lid join, there is often a dark line of discoloration that can draw down the eye.
You can also apply concealer to cover broken blood vessels and skin irregularities and blemishes and anything else you would like to disapear!

Apply concealer with a small brush or concealer brush. This way you can apply the product in the same shape and size necessary. If you use your finger, the size of the area you cover is dependent on the size of your finger.

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A gift from Kit!

My husband came in with a parcel for me yesterday. He had opened the metre box and the package was hiding in there with the slip from the postman advising me that the package had been left in the meter box… handy. It had been sitting in the meter box for about a month.
My annoyance was quickly swapped for excitement! I love getting packages. They’re like little surprises – especially when you have been on eBay spending big the week before.
But I hadn’t been on eBay for ages so I had no idea what it could be. I tore open the package and out popped a Kit Cosmetics bag! Eeeee! Why was Kit sending me a gift? Who cares, I’ll take it!
I opened the letter and it told me that I hadn’t won a competition I had entered a while ago. Bummer! But as a consolation prize they had sent me a Kit Cosmetics Facial Sunscreen! Wooo! They also sent me a voucher to have my make-up done! Double Wooo!

What a lovely surprise. I love surprises, especially of the gift variety! Thanks Kit!

Makeup411.com

I often find myself admiring different make-up looks while watching a television show or a film. I wonder what they are wearing and where I can get it for myself. My very fabulous and stylish friend introduced me to makeup411.com and I will never have to wonder again. This site is so major. I am obsessed about my new favourite site and I thought I would share it with everyone.

Makeup411.com is a division of Make-Up Artist Magazine, the professional make-up industry’s leading publication. It is a source for the 411 on Who’s Wearing What. They offer the most reliable and quality beauty information on the web.

Makeup411.com features beauty breakdowns on leading actresses in upcoming films, television shows and music videos. Every beauty breakdown comes directly from the make-up artist who actually created the looks that we love, so there is no guessing. The site also features tips from the industry’s top make-up artists, and gives you the 411 on the best new make-up and skin care products. There are also monthly product giveaways! Awesome, huh!

To uphold their image and to provide honest and accurate information, they do not publish breakdowns of celebrities with cosmetic contracts.
There is also a link provided for all products. You can either purchase your selected products or add them to your online makeup bag to purchase another time.

Check it out – http://makeup411.com

Hair Extensions – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly.

Don’t be fooled when you flick through a magazine and look at pictures of celebs with glorious look-at-me hair. They probably have hair extensions. Hair extensions not only add length to your hair, but they also create volume. Love them or loathe them, hair extensions are a great way to create an instant long-haired look.

Bad hair extensions can take you from classy to trashy in an instant. You are better off having no extensions than having bad extensions. Take a look at these celebrities who are guilty of sporting bad hair extensions – even they can get it so wrong. You would think that someone would tell them that their extensions are showing or that they just look plain tacky. Isn’t that why celebrities pay their ‘friends’ the big bucks?






Permanent extensions can damage your natural hair so consider clip in extensions as an alternative.
I personally really like hair extensions, if they’re done right. I am considering some clip in extensions at the moment mainly to add volume and a bit of length. My hairdresser can get high quality hair extensions. They are really expensive but will last forever.

Too Faced Smoky Eye Collection

Too Faced Smoky Eye Collection (A$59.95) will ensure you stand out from the crowd with smoky, sultry eyes that are oh-so-easy to apply and look amazing. Everyone wants a smoky eye look, but does anyone know how to create it?

Too Faced has come to the rescue with this eye shadow collection. It has three easy-to-follow step-by-step instruction cards that tell you all you would ever want to know about applying smoky eyes. The instructions are really easy to follow. The rich pigments and silky smooth textures blend effortlessly to create a professional airbrushed finish every time.

I have this collection and love it. I use it all the time. It is so fun and has everything you need to create extremely versatile looks.

Use together with Too Faced Shadow Insurance, an anti-creasing eye shadow primer so that your shadow stays put. Make sure you finish off with a couple of coats of mascara.

Colours: Day Smoke, Fashion Smoke, Classic Smoke