model-mumma: NATALIA VODIANOVA

ONE OF bellaMUMMA’s FAVES – THE VERY-GORGEOUS NATALIA HAS SHARED SOME OF HER BEAUTY SECRETS WITH STYLE.COM… Here’s a snippet of what she said: * Most of the time she doesn’t put make-up on – maybe just a little pencil to outline the eye – brown, not black. She says, “it’s softer”. * She loves doing […]

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glow & tell:
KIRSTEN CARRIOL from LANOLIPS

I HAVE KNOWN KIRSTEN CARRIOL FOR YEARS, SHE IS BOTH GORGEOUS INSIDE AND OUT, INSPIRING AND VERY PASSIONATE ABOUT HER BRAND, LANOLIPS… The inspiration for Lanolips comes from a humble sheep farm in Lucindale, South Australia where Kirsten spent her childhood. Lanolin (the main ingredient in the Lanolips range) is a natural substance taken from […]

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how to get a SUNNY-HONEY GLOW

WHAT’S A PERFECTLY-PRETTY LOOK FOR SUMMER? A dewy complexion that’s just a shade darker than your normal skin tone ~ without the need to expose yourself to the sun’s harmful rays. To get the look: Start by exfoliating your face and body with a gentle sloughing scrub to create an even canvas. Then slather on a […]

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copy-cat her hair:
BLAKE LIVELY’S BOHO BRAID

LOVE THIS HAIR! IT’S A BIT BOHO, A BIT MERMAID, A LOT BEAUTY-FULL… so imagine my delight when I found the diy instructions from Blake Lively’s hairstylist, Rod Ortega! Here are his how-to-do’s: 1. Blow-dry and section – start by blow-drying the hair with a wave-enhancing product. 2. Braid and ponytail – Ortega used a one-half-inch curling […]

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friday fave #3:
OLAY REGENERIST NIGHT ELIXAR

IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A NEW NIGHT CREAM… I’ve discovered one that’s a goodie, Olay Regenerist’s Night Resurfacing Elixir. This newbie to the Regenerist range delivers results that compare to a professional light chemical peel in just seven days ~ and in an independent study conducted by P&G, it was discovered that it exfoliated and hydrated […]

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how-to: get VA VA VOLUME

SLEEK AND CHIC IS GOOD – BUT FLAT AND LIMP IS NOT… Here’s how you can turn up the volume: 1. LAYER IN MODERATION. Keep hair close to one length. When you overlayer it—which people mistakenly do in an attempt to create volume—you risk taking away too much bulk and actually decreasing the volume. 2. […]

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the best NEW hair colour FOR YOU

WANTING TO UPDATE YOUR HAIR COLOUR? Here’s how to choose the best hair hue for you… If your skin is olive, choose cool shades like cherry red, icy blonde or golden brown. If you have pale skin, stick to rich tones like chocolate brown, caramel or beigey blonde. If your skin has honey undertones, go […]

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