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Beauty Icons 101: Brooke Shields

WHO DOESN’T DREAM OF POSSESSING THE LOOK OF THEIR FAVOURITE SCREEN SIREN? From Audrey Hepburn’s doe-eyed lashes to Monica Bellucci’s waves, everyone has a beauty icon they dream of emulating – and it’s not unattainable. This week it’s Brooke Shields circa The Blue Lagoon. IT’S ALL ABOUT THAT BASE, ‘BOUT THAT BASE Prepping your skin is one […]

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Beauty Roadtest: Thermage CPT™

Described as the “non-surgical facelift”, this skin tightening treatment for face, eyes and body promises to deliver results that last for between two to four years. It’s one of those inevitable effects of ageing, but lately I’ve been staring in the mirror and wishing there was a way I could get rid of the ‘jowls’ […]

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Beauty Icons 101: Monica Bellucci

WHO DOESN’T DREAM OF POSSESSING THE LOOK OF THEIR FAVOURITE SCREEN SIREN? From Audrey Hepburn’s doe-eyed lashes to Brook Shields’ famously wild brows and hair circa Blue Lagoon, everyone has a beauty icon they dream of emulating – and it’s not unattainable. We asked local hair and make-up teams to recreate their favourite iconic looks. This […]

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Beauty Icons 101: Modern Audrey Hepburn

WHO DOESN’T DREAM OF POSSESSING THE LOOK OF THEIR FAVOURITE SCREEN SIREN? From Audrey Hepburn’s doe-eyed lashes to Brook Shields’ famously wild brows and hair circa Blue Lagoon, everyone has a beauty icon they dream of emulating – and it’s not unattainable. We asked local hair and make-up teams to create their favourite iconic looks, starting […]

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Beauty Roadtest: Micro-needling

I never thought I’d ask someone to stick small needles into my face. Repeatedly. Turns out I actually like it… Well, the results, anyway…and the actual sticking really isn’t that bad. Micro-needling from Lite Nurse Clinic is the subject of our latest Beauty Roadtest. I put my hand (or, rather, my face) up because, at […]

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What’s the deal with Micellar Water?

It may look boring, but it’s not your typical water. Makeup removal is the most important step in any beauty routine. Makeup can clog pores causing blemishes, dry out your skin, clog the eyelash follicles and even cause them to break. There’s also that scary thing we look at in the mirror the morning after […]

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Backstage beauty secrets with Diana Cheetham

As the Director of Makeup for FASHFEST, Diana Cheetham is used to a fast-paced atmosphere. “I love the creativity…I like being able to do something to somebody that they can’t do themselves, and I want people to have that complete experience that goes with makeup and hair,” Diana says. This September will mark the second time […]

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Five minutes with Zoë Foster Blake

Zoë Foster Blake, everyone’s Instagram girl crush, is coming to Canberra. To say I’m excited is an understatement. For those like me who have been beauty-obsessed from a young age, you probably know Zoë’s perfectly contoured face well. She’s a former beauty editor for Harper’s BAZAAR and Cosmopolitan, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg. […]

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Boss Babes bringing Braddon to life

Honest to a fault and real beyond belief, Browlab have secured themselves a spot at Canberra’s cool table with their down to earth ethos. Since their launch almost two years ago, Browlab‘s small but fierce team have found popularity with women who can relate to them, laugh with them and feel comfortable with their ‘do […]

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The new way to get your nails done

So we’ve heard about acrylic, gel, Shellac – now there’s SNS and it’s right here in Canberra. It’s a powder not a polish and I just had it done for the first time. Here’s how it works A gel base is applied and then your nail is dipped in a light pink setting powder. This […]

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