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Hair Extensions To Transform Your Look

Hair is the most distinctive feature of one’s appearance. People style, groom themselves with different hairstyles and colours, and take pride in that. Good hair can boost our confidence. It is therefore very important and precious to both men and women. Too many experiments with your hair can damage it. Straightening, curling, or even dyeing too much can lead to weak hair and hair loss. No one wants to lose his or her hair. Not only hair is important for your appearance but it also protects your scalp. Extra care should be taken to maintain a healthy hair. However, making a good impression to people...

Face contouring and bronzing

It is very easy to get confused between face contouring and bronzing and many people refer to them as the same thing. With contouring you are essentially accentuating the assets that you face has such as cheek bones and lips but with bronzing you are making certain appears appear more sun kissed. For example, with bronzing you would apply bronzer to the t-section of your face, making it look slightly tanned where the sun would normally catch you, but with contouring you would want to highlight these areas as this is where the light naturally hits your face. You would also contour the areas of...

Choosing a foundation

When choosing a foundation many people make the same mistake by buying one that is too dark for them or too pink or orange. This can make a person look a lot older than they actually are and whereas foundation is not supposed to be seen, choosing the wrong shade can make it stand out far too much and look quite awful. Ideally you want to choose a foundation that matches your skin tone exactly, but this can be hard to do. Most people check foundation on the back of their hands, but the skin on your hands is often a different shade to that...

Eye makeup tips

Applying eye makeup can be a hard technique to master. Not all looks suit everyone and a lot of it depends on your eye colour as well as your eye shape. If you have been doing your make up the same way for years, why not try and experiment with it. The best time to do this is in an evening when you do not have to go out anywhere. Remove all of your current make up and then just a few different styles to see which suits you. If you need some guidance, then there are some great videos on YouTube that will show...

How to get that look

Often we look through magazines and see images of models or celebrities and want that look. It may be the clothes they wear or maybe how they are wearing their hair or make up. If it is a particular make up technique that you like, for example, smoky eyes then YouTube has some fantastic videos that can help you recreate the look. A simple search on Google will show up a number of video tutorials with people showing you a step by step guide on how to apply the make up in the correct way to achieve the end results. Sometimes you won’t be able...

DIY facial for blemish-prone skin

If you find that you often get breakouts on your skin you may notice that going into the summer months your skin is ten times worse. This can be down to increased sebum (oil) production due to the heat and it can be down to the use of greasy products such as sun creams and tanning lotions. However worry not as a good DIY facial will help to banish those blemishes and won’t cost you the earth! First start by cleansing your skin with warm water and a good face wash liquid, the use an exfoliator on the face in gentle circles, concentrating on congested...