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    Get The Look — summer skin

    Kim Kardashian look


    Smoky eyes, contoured cheekbones and a warm summer glow. Get your face insta-ready with the look made famous by reality star, law student and savvy business woman Kim Kardashian! This is a cream contour & highlighter look with a fresh, dewy finish.

    • Start with Illuminating Primer. Apply it all over the face, adding more where you want more glow, like over the cheekbones.

    • Next – Concealer Crème. You need a light and a dark shade. Dot the light shade under the eyes and down the centre of the nose and chin. Dot the dark shade under the cheekbones. Blend out with a damp sponge.

    • Add Flawless Complexion Liquid Foundation, using a foundation brush for a seamless application. Pat in around the under-eye area with a smaller brush.

    • For the brows, use Brow Ready to add definition, fullness, and depth of colour. If you haven’t tried this product yet, you need to! It makes it so easy to get your best brows in seconds.

    • 6in1 comes next. Use the matching brush and apply over the cheekbones, around the edges of the face to frame it and blend into the jawline and neck for a gorgeous sun kissed glow.

    • For the eyes, use a shadow brush to apply the Bare shade from Triple Effects Warm Collection across the eyelid. The Mayhem shade is your contour, blend it into the crease of the upper eyelid and in along the lash line.

    • To define your lashes, take the Duo Eye Pencil and use the brown shade under the lower lashes, working in from the outer corner to the midpoint of the eye. Don’t bring the line all the way across, as this can make the eyes look smaller.

    • Next, use Perfect Wing Eyeliner along the upper lash line, adding a subtle wing at the outer corners with the special wing stamp. It’s so much easier than trying to draw your own wings on!

    • For mascara, Max Lash Fibre Mascara adds volume and length for salon lashes at home.

    • Light up your skin with Luminous Light Highlighter. Our especially designed highlighter brush makes it easy to get the application right. Placement should be just above the upper cheekbones, above the Cupid’s Bow of the upper lip, and along the bridge of the nose.

    • Line the lips with a neutral shade. The Ultimate Pout Lip Kit in My Obsession or Miss Cosmopolitan works well for this look, plus the pencils feature a built-in lip brush to blend out the edges.

    • For your lips, use a lip brush to apply Velvet Lip Crème in Spicy Cinnamon. Add a touch of gloss over the top.

    We hope you enjoy your Kim Kardashian look!


    Check down below the list of products for you to create this look!

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    Post-Summer Skin Essentials

    Post-Summer Skin Essentials

     

    It is time to say a sad goodbye to summer...

    ...and begin to brace ourselves for the cold winter months, but that doesn't mean you have to give up your fresh, sun-kissed, glowing complexion just yet. We are here with a variety of skin tips you can use you hold onto your healthy summer skin!

    Firstly, be careful of winter-time skin risks: harsh cold winds, drying indoor heat, sun deprivation, heavier makeup and oil based skincare. These elements stress the skin, contribute to product buildup and an all over dull complexion…

    Secondly, start the season fresh by cleaning that makeup bag, or treating yourself to a new one. Followed by wiping down the remaining products with baby wipes.

    Lastly, those brushes need a thorough wash so no nasties are transferred from brush, to product and onto your skin!

    Try our Instant Brush Cleaner , it will deep-clean and completely dry your brushes in seconds!

    Or if for an at-home remedy, a great technique is to massage raw coconut oil into the bristles before rinsing in warm water with a bit of baby shampoo (far more gentle than normal soap)!

    DIY Beach Body Detox Scrub

    This formula uses Sesame Oil to nourish, Eucalyptus to purify and Caffeine to firm.

    Ingredients:

    1/2 Cup fine grain sea salt.
    1/2 Cup finely ground coffee beans.
    1/2 Cup sesame oil.
    1/2 Teaspoon eucalyptus essential oil.

    How to Apply:

    • Mix all the ingredients together in a bowl and store in an airtight container/jar.

    • Use on damp skin in the shower with long, firm semicircular movements to activate the ingredients.
    • Really focus on the knees and elbows. Rinse well.
    • Don’t forget to use a deeply hydrating body cream or oil within three minutes of drying off.

    Skincare Ingredient Essentials

    Vitamin C:

    This powerful antioxidant neutralises age-causing free radicals on the skin, while building collagen. It also improves brightness, tone and texture of the skin.

    We recommend...

    Vitamin C Suspension 30% in Silicone

    The Ordinary

    Buy: www.lafemmebeauty.co.nz

    Fresh Pressed 7-Day Serum with Pure Vitamin C

    Clinique

    Buy: www.meccabeauty.co.nz 

    Energy C Complex Serum

    Mesoestetic

    Buy: www.illuminateme.co.nz


    Hyaluronic Acid:

    The ultimate solution for moisture retention in your skin. When applied topically it draws moisture to the outer layers of your skin, plumping out fine lines and wrinkles.

    It’s also fantastic for wound healing and the ideal hydrator for acne-prone skin.

    We recommend...

    Marine Hyaluronics

    The Ordinary

    Buy: www.lafemmebeauty.co.nz

    Dragon's Bloog Hyaluronic Mask

    Rodial

    Buy: www.strawberrynet.co.nz 

    Illusion Hyaluronic Skin Tint

    Hourglass

    Buy: www.meccabeauty.co.nz


    Caffeine:

    An essential for stimulating delicate skin around the eyes, decreasing fluid build up which can cause dark circles and puffiness.

    We recommend...

    Caffeine Solution 5% +EGCG

    The Ordinary

    Buy: www.lafemmebeauty.co.nz

    GinZing Refreshing Eye Cream

    Origins

    Buy: www.meccabeauty.co.nz

    Eye Revive Flashpatch 5-Minute Hydrogels

    Patchology

    Buy: www.meccabeauty.co.nz


    Retinol (Vitamin A):

    Your #1 tool in the fight against ageing.

    Retinol (Vitamin A) works deep in the skin to increase cell turnover. It has a powerful effect on fading dark spots caused from photo-ageing, hormonal changes, hyper pigmentation and blemish scars.

    Also, retinol is commonly used to treat breakouts and acne.

    We recommend...

    Granactive Retinoid 2% Emulsion

    The Ordinary

    Buy: www.lafemmebeauty.co.nz

    Ferulic + Retinol Wrinkle Recovery Overnight Serum

    Dr. Dennis Gross

    Buy: www.meccabeauty.co.nz

    Post Peel 1% Retinol Concentrate

    Mesoestetic

    Buy: www.illuminateme.co.nz


    Rosewater:

    Helps maintain the skins PH balance, whilst offering cooling and soothing properties which help reduce redness from irritated skin.

    It also contains antibacterial properties, aiding in scar and wound healing.

    A facial spritzer with rosewater is just what you need in seasonal transition months with changing humidity levels to keep things in line.

    We recommend...

    Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs & Rosewater

    Mario Badescu

    Buy: www.meccabeauty.co.nz

    Facial Spray with Aloe, Herbs & Rosewater

    Mario Badescu

    Buy: www.meccabeauty.co.nz

     

    So go, nurture your skin and don't let winter get you down!

    Love,

    Lizzy x

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