Blogopolis 2011 #nnb2011: the clothes, the Tweets and the lippy

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Today I have Post Blogging Conference Depression (PBCD).  To be honest, it came on the minute the plane hit the tarmac last night as I returned home from Nuffnang’s Blogopolis. Symptoms presented thus far include: …

These budget beauty finds are simply fruitylicious

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I’ve been cheating on my 2+5 fruit and vegetable rule of late.  If by cheating you mean ODing.  In the fruit department. And I’m not talking about taking first dibs on the new-season Queensland strawberries …

Is your makeup paparazzi perfect?

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There is no escaping being photographed these days.  You don’t need to be Lindsay Lohan or Victoria Beckham to have your mug (or worse!) papped. Heading out to lunch?  Someone’s bound to whip out their …

Oh, Sodashi … you had me at your shiny black jars

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When I first laid eyes on the black glass jars and bottles that form the external signature look for luxury chemical-free skincare brand, Sodashi, it was love at first sight.  I may not yet have …

I screen, you screen. We all screen for sunscreen

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For those who can’t access Beauty Directory, Australia’s Insiders Guide to Media and the Beauty Industry, which is where I’m guest blogging today as part of its Guest Blogger Series, here’s the post I wrote …

Fabulous Friday October 22. What’s made your week?

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Welcome to Fabulous Fridays – my weekly blog and video blog (vlog!) about the things that have made my week.   It’s all about the positive – and yes, you’ll find a little style tip as well. Let …

Product review: Great Lengths Hair Extensions

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Guest blogger:  Britt Natolo is a 33-year-old living and working on the Gold Coast.  She owns a real estate business with her husband.  She’s the marketing/advertising manager and property photographer for the agency. Five years ago she contracted glandular fever and lost …