Tag: makeup

Sculpt & Shine With This New BB Cream

I’m always on the prowl for genius multi-taskers: Products that’ll get the most beauty for buck and streamline my morning routine…so that I get to stop by my favourite cafe for a latte (priorities, people!). New on the multi-tasking BB block is the Bright & Glow Brightening BB cream and Compact Foundation by Continue Reading

Flawless Skin Takes Centre Stage at Elite Paris

The latest makeup look to wear is one that’s nearly not there: Close-to-naked fresh faces lit the Spring runways of Isabel Marant, Jil Sander, Stella McCartney and Proenza Schouler, celebrating the innate beauty of women. While I dreamed of baring my beautiful skin for all to admire, pores and flaws still stand between Continue Reading

Ask SKIN – Do I Need to Let My Skin Breathe?

DO I NEED TO LET MY SKIN BREATHE? When people talk about skin “breathing”, they’re usually referring to whether the skin is occluded or not. Skin occlusion can promote acne – sebum, dead skin cells and yes, makeup, tend to clump together to form comedones (plugs of gunk that clog pores, a.k.a blackheads Continue Reading

Killer Looks – Are Cosmetics Making You Sick?

This time of year, we tend to wear more makeup than usual. Hey, we all need  help for a pinch of  party glamour and a touch of hangover cover up, don’t we? But what if your looks could literally kill? From cancer-causing toxins, muscle weakness to early menopause, SKIN unveils the ugly side Continue Reading

Eye Do – Makeup Tips for Big, Beautiful Eyes

Whether you are blessed with the mesmerizing almond eyes or a mysterious narrow gaze, the right makeup techniques can certainly make those soulful windows look bigger, brighter and more bewitching instantly. Here’s how to maximise your peeper appeal: IF YOU HAVE: ALMOND EYES You lucky girl! Uber feminine and classic, your Cleopatra-esque lids Continue Reading