Archive for the ‘Beauty’ Category

Top tips for gorgeous day to night makeup

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Editor’s note: Please welcome today’s guest blogger: Gillian Moody from Champagne Cartel. With an extensive background as a professional makeup artist, she is sharing her secret tips on how to easily achieve beautiful night makeup with Styling You readers. I don’t know about you but I love being invited to a party. Champagne, girlfriends, giggles – hurrah! On the

June 2015 beauty favourites

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Hello and welcome to the monthly beauty post where I feature five of my favourite beauty products I’ve been trialling for the past month. Not everything I feature will suit you but I’ll feature it here if it has suited me and has had some point of difference that I think you’d be interested in

Teenage beauty: 5-minute makeup

FEATURED teenage style 5-minute makeup

Editor’s note: Samantha (Sammy) is Miss SY’s best friend from school and a journalism student. Each month she shares some style and beauty tips that are relevant to teenage girls of all ages – please leave us a question if you have a teenage style/beauty question you’d like answered. Now that winter is well and truly here, we

10 ways to change up your winter beauty routine

FEATURED Change up your winter beauty routine

It’s the second week of winter and my skin is already protesting. Along the bottom of my chin line it’s become red and irritated – and not smooth like the skin on the rest of my face. I remember this happening last year. It’s a combination of internal stress and external aggravators that bring on

May 2015 beauty favourites

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Hello and welcome to the monthly beauty post where I feature five of my favourite beauty products I’ve been trialling for the past month. Not everything I feature will suit you but I’ll feature it here if it has suited me and has had some point of difference that I think you’d be interested in

What are your cult beauty products?

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What makes a beauty product a cult beauty product? There are a couple of things that come into play. Generally a beauty product becomes known as a cult beauty product because even though they were first released years ago, they are still selling by the truckload. Beauty companies thankfully take this demand as a good

NIVEA CELLular Anti-Age skincare range

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Sponsored by NIVEA Australia I’ve mentioned the NIVEA CELLular Anti-Age skincare range here briefly before (maybe you’ve started using it?). At the time I did mention that using it felt like I was cheating on my skin’s former NIVEA favourite, the Q10 Plus Anti-Wrinkle skincare range. In this post, I want to go into a

How to wear red lipstick

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If in doubt pop a lippy, I always say. It’s part of the Styling You manifesto and something that I embrace on any given day. Mostly, I’ll reach for a nude/neutral shade to suit my lip colour but lately I’ve been powerless to stop the call of the red lip. It’s a makeup look I’ve

April 2015 beauty favourites

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Hello, welcome to the monthly beauty post where I feature five of my favourite beauty products I’ve been trialling for the past month. Not everything I feature will suit you but I’ll feature it here if it has suited me and has had some point of difference that I think you’d be interested in hearing

How to swap to natural beauty products

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Editor’s note: Please welcome Claire Charters to Styling You. Claire is a blogger at simpleluxeliving.com, a lifestyle blog curated to inspire readers to live a more luxe yet simpler, gentler, kinder and conscious life through DIY projects, gardening, mindful consumerism, wellness, decor ideas and more.  With conscious consumerism on the uprise, many of us are seeking out

What beauty products to pack for a tropical holiday

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Oh hello. I’m leaving on a jet plane. TOMORROW. Yesterday was – and today will be – a GSD day … my term for getting sh*@t done. The to-do list is a bit ridiculous but I do my best work under pressure plus we’ve got a farewell dinner tonight – not for me but for my

Your beauty questions answered

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I started my “your style questions answered” posts in response to the number of emails I get from readers asking for specific style advice. After last week’s post, I receive a few beauty questions, so like all things I start around here, I thought, why not? Maybe you’ve got a burning beauty question too? If

Garnier Miracle Skin Cream

Garnier Miracle Skin Cream

Sponsored by Garnier Australia A survey last year of more than 1500 Styling You readers revealed that more than 40% of have bought and used a BB cream based on my recommendation. Maybe you were one of them? We’ve been talking up BB creams here on Styling You for almost three years when Garnier launched

March 2015 beauty favourites

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Hello, welcome to the monthly beauty post where I feature five of my favourite beauty products I’ve been trialling for the past month. Not everything I feature will suit you but I’ll feature it here if it has suited me and has had some point of difference that I think you’d be interested in hearing

Maybelline NY Dream Wonder Foundation

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Sponsored by Maybelline NY Australia It’s no secret around here that I love a BB Cream for an everyday beauty look – something quick and easy to enhance my complexion and give it a bit of a glow without a whole lot of fuss – but if I have an occasion or an event to

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