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Friday, 8 May 2015

Catch up on my Latest Video with Yours Clothing!

Pleasant surprise to wake up and see this email from YoursClothing showcasing my latest look book and video post wearing there awesome Summer Collection.




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Tuesday, 5 May 2015

Summer Plus Size Fashion Lookbook in South Africa with Yours Clothing

There are so many plus points to this blog post, the first being the fact that this is my first Fashion Post ever! A few years back on instagram I always posted ootd posts but as I concentrated on the makeup side of my career more, that died down and i often where would my blog be NOW if I had continued. Anyway, here we go! A Fashion Lookbook IN South Africa WITH Yours Clothing! One of the leading plus size fashion brands in the UK! After a successful campaign with them I worked on set as their makeup artist, we have collaborated on some of their best summer new in items which I have modelled on this post and also in this video

Look 1:

Top (Body Suit): Ebay
Crop Denim Trousers: YoursClothing
Bag: South Africa Market Stall
Sunglasses: Topshop
Plimsoles: (Primark) the same from Ebay




Look 2:

Dress: Tunic Dress







Look 3: 
Maxi Dress Yours Clothing
Neon Kimono: (H&M) Ebay





Look 4: 

Trousers: Yours Clothing
Vest Top: Ebay
Shoes: Ebay
Bag: Safoa Designs: sa4amoako@gmail.com











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Friday, 24 April 2015

SUMMER GLOW USING INSTANT SELF TANNER FOR DARK SKIN


When I was first learning makeup 7 years ago, I came across this product Talk To The Tan which is now discontinued and has been so for many years. I discovered this product whilst working at Benefit Cosmetics 5 years ago! What me and the dark girls used to do is rub it on our face on top of our foundation to achieve this bronzed glow look which I then continued to do each year it hit summer! So that amazing product is permanently off the market I searched for an alternative. There are many on the market however I find this particular one to leave the most radiant, flawless and natural like bronze, not just on my skin, but even on white or fair skin. The product can be washed off easily or a cosmetic wipe removes it efficiently as if you are wiping off ordinary makeup.
To help the finish, add an orange toned blush, gold shimmer highlight and MAC Fix Plus Spray
Give this a try and let me know what you think! For easier application, mix in with your foundation!


Products Used in Tutorial: 

Eyebrows:
La Girl Pro Concealer: (shade is Toast)
Eyes:

Face:
Concealer: MAC NW45 Select Moisture Cover
Highlight Setting Powder: Sacha Cosmetics

Foundation: 

Cheeks: 

MAC: Fix+ Spray
Gloss: Regular Clear gloss





Unedited image so you can really see the results!

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