6 {clever} steps to MAXIMISE your MANICURE

DOES YOUR NAILPOLISH CHIP OFF PRETTY MUCH A DAY AFTER YOU’VE APPLIED IT? {Yep, me too!} Here are six tips to help maximise your manicure: 1. Watch your form: The oval shape is hands-down the best way to get a mani with marathon endurance. There aren’t any rigid corners like with a square nail that can […]

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sleep school:
5 THINGS TO AVOID BEFORE BED

HERE ARE THE FIVE WORST BEFORE-YOU-GO-TO-SLEEP MISTAKES YOU CAN MAKE {I do two of them! Sometimes – the TV and nightcap ones, woops}! Here’s what you should avoid before bed for a peace-full slumber: 1. TV TOO CLOSE TO BEDTIME. The light and the content are both incredibly alerting. 2. NAPPING. The need for sleep builds […]

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weekend hair: PERFECT WAVES

ANYONE CAN CURL HAIR, IT’S CREATING A NO-FUSS, TOUSLED LOOK THAT’S THE TRICK… Kevin Murphy, star stylist, creator of Kevin.Murphy hair products and master of ‘mussed-up’ styles explains how all hair types can create the perfect wave… NATURALLY WAVY HAIR Wash hair and sleep on it to create gentle waves and settle frizz. If you need extra […]

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style files: BAH-BYE HAT HAIR

A WIDE-BRIMMED SUNHAT OR A WINTER FEDORA IS THE PERFECT LAZY DAY HAIR SOLUTION But what about hat hair? Here’s the easy styling hat-hair-helping tricks you need…. Get wavy. If you’re starting with wet hair, towel-dry it. Then, using your fingers, rake a palmful of mousse from your roots to your ends. Loosely twist your hair […]

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workout hair:
THE SUPER-SLICK BUN

THIS ‘SUPER-SLICK / TWIST & MIST’ BUN IS PERFECT FOR WORKOUTS + great if you can’t be bothered washing your, great if you’re growing out your fringe, great if you experience the frizzies… and the super-biggie, it’s so easy to do Created by hair maestro Guido Palau this ‘do is a no-brainer morning time saver / weekend […]

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beauty insider:
HOW TO NAIL YOUR MANICURE

IF PERFECTLY SHAPED, POLISHED NAILS ARE A VERY DISTANT MEMORY follow these easy manicure steps to get your nails into BC (before children) shape…. PREP YOUR NAILS by removing any old nail polish with a non-acetone remover. If your nails are longer than a centimetre, trim them with few short snips with sharp nail scissors. […]

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