copy-cat her make-up: CATE BLANCHETT

SHE’S A TRUE CLASSIC BEAUTY… and her make-up – nude eyes and intense red lipstick – is a classic look too… For low-maintenance version of Cate’s look, choose a shiny, sheer lipstick in your preferred shade of red and apply it with your finger – blot with a tissue to create a stain, then re-apply for […]

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insider-trick: LUMINOUS SKIN

BASIC BEAUTY RULE: DON’T WEAR YOUR MAKE-UP LIKE A MASK – instead use a sheer foundation that allows your natural colouring to glow through… “Apply a drop of foundation to your palm before applying so your body heat melts it, making it easier to spread and blend,” says hair and make-up artist, Meg Guthrie. “Then […]

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beauty insider: eyeliner TRICK

I FOUND THIS GREAT MAKE-UP TIP WHILE I WAS RESEARCHING ONE OF MY STORIES… {Pure genius from Jeanine @Stila!} As eye pencils contain beeswax, your body heat can melt them causing them to slide and smudge. To prevent an eyeliner meltdown, Jeanine Lobell, creator of Stila Cosmetics, suggests using eyeshadow with a wet brush to […]

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