Macro beauty

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Macro beauty

What is macro beauty? Macro beauty is a photograph shot using a macro lens, these lenses allow you to capture the smallest details through magnification resulting in photographs with amazing colours and details that would otherwise have gone unnoticed. More…

step by step sparkly eye make-up using natural colours

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Follow these simple steps for a natural eye make-up with sparkling highlights.

Sparkly make-up doesn’t have to be tacky make-up, the key is to use a fine particle glitter and apply it in the right place. Glitters can add more definition to the areas you are highlighting as they catch the light which reflects more brightness into the eye make-up. More…

Step by step side swept party hairstyle

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How to create this look in a few easy steps.

Today I’m sharing a simple step by step party hairstyle that most people should be able to recreate on themselves or family and friends, it’s casually swept to the side with plaited details that give it a more dressy finish making it suitable for registry and wedding receptions or just parties in general. More…

Step by step party make-up look

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Step by step glittery pink and purple eye make-up.

With the party season fast approaching it’s time to get the glitter out! I love adding in a touch of glitter to the eye make-up when doing party make-up or bridal reception looks as it’s the perfect way to highlight the eyes when under low lighting. More…

Step by Step tutorial – classic smokey eyes

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Step by step classic smokey eyes.

There are various ways to apply smokey eye make-up depending on your eye shape or how dramatic you want the finished look to be. It’s one of the most popular make-up looks and can sometimes be one of the trickier to master as the dark coloured eyeshadows will enhance any flaws in your application or blending. So here is a step by step tutorial to help guide you on creating classic smokey eyes. More…

All about airbrush make-up

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Airbrush make-up, compressor and air gun.

Airbrush make-up (not to be confused with airbrushed photos as this doesn’t equate to the same finished result) involves blowing the make-up onto the skin through an air gun/airbrush which is connected by a hose to a compressor which powers the air pressure (called the PSI). More…

highlighting and shading the eyes

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Natural highlighting and shading for the eyes by Tina Prajapat

Whenever you apply make-up it should always be done in a way that is going to enhance your features and the way to do this is through highlighting and shading. More…

Asian bridal hair ideas – plaits & braids

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Bridal plait and braid ideas.

 Traditionally South Indian brides wear their hair in a very long plait adorned with fresh jasmine flowers which just smell heavenly.  Mehndi and sangeet nights are also wedding events where I find many brides like to keep their hairstyles traditional with long braids. I’ve created a few designs for those wanting something a little different yet still keeping the feel of the traditional three strand plait. More…