beauty & how to BEAT THE HEAT

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DON’T HAVE A MELT-DOWN THESE HOLIDAYS. Here’s your beauty survival guide to help you keep your cool and cope with summer’s skin and hair emergencies… breakouts EMERGENCY RESCUE: To reduce the size of a pimple, soak a cottonball in salt water, then press it over the bump for five minutes. If you need to reduce […]

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beauty class: make a date to TREAT YOUR FEET TONIGHT

feet treats

CLEAR YOUR SCHEDULE, BECAUSE TONIGHT IS THE NIGHT TO TREAT YOUR FEET… Yep, once you read the DIY foot mask recipe, you’ll want nothing more than to spend the night on the couch with your feet in this concoction and your remote aimed at your favourite Foxtel channel! Here’s the how-to-do’s: 1. Start with two […]

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longer LEGS {yes please!}

longer legs please

WANT TO MAKE YOUR LEGS LOOK LONGER? try this insider trick It’s super-simple: choose a pedicure shade that matches your skin tone. This fools the eye, extending the line of your leg in a subtle but perceptible way. Tricky! {Don’t believe it? Paint the toenails on one foot buff and the other foot red, and compare. […]

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WHY SHORT NAILS ROCK, BIG-TIME!

short nails

I’VE FOUND KEEPING YOUR NAILS SUPER-TRIMMED CAN MAKE YOUR MANICURE LAST A HELLUVA LOT LONGER… … and it so much ‘MUCH’ lower maintenance It’s because when your nails are short, they’re less likely to get banged or broken, meaning your polish will stay chip-free for a lot longer. Plus fewer chips in your polish means […]

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6 {clever} steps to MAXIMISE your MANICURE

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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HOW TO NAIL YOUR MANICURE

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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