Showing posts from December, 2012

Purse essentials for a night out! (Happy New Year)

  Amazing Pheobe  Embellished  Hardcase clutch  (Accessorize)  Never leave for a night out without… Oil blotting paper -  There’s a fine line between glowing and greasy.   Dab away the oil gently so you don't wipe away what's left of your  make-up .   Tip :  If you don't have blotting papers, head to the ladies' room and tear off a piece of toilet-seat-cover paper.    Lip gloss -  Choose a gloss with some shine and a hint of colour. Q-tips -  Good for cleaning up smudgy eye  make-up .   Eyebrow gel/Clear mascara -  Just  in case  you notice your eyebrows need some grooming.   Hairbrush , h air bands and  bobby pins  - I n case you need to tame your hair.   Hand sanitiser -   Hand sanitiser is a lot quicker than going to the the bathroom to wash your hands.  And last but not least, don't forget your compact  mirror. Wishing that you are blessed with all that you desire in the year ahead.  Happy New Year!   What are yo

Merry Christmas!

Hello everyone! I just wanted to take a quick moment today to wish you all a merry Christmas!  I hope that your day is filled with cheer, and may beautiful moments and happy memories surround you with joy this Christmas !   Il-Milied it-Tajjeb! (in Maltese) XOXO Euphrasie85

Beauty tips for this festive season!

Hello everyone! Whether you’re going home for the Holidays to see family, or partying with your friends, undoubtedly you’ll want to look your best.   With these beauty tips you’ll be stunning! Festive make-up:              Vibrant red lips are a must this festive season. Black liner  swept across the top lid makes a bold yet elegant statement. Choose  eye shadow  shades the suit your eye colour .  Check out this post: Eye shadow colours that complement your eyes. Smokey eyes quickly change your look from day to evening. A is dark, B is the lightest, C is the second lightest, and D is the darkest. Holiday hair: One of the best beauty skill you can master is the art of simple hairdos.  Check out this post to learn how you can create this elegant, simple and most importantly quick, sophisticated hair bun . Skin: Although you may like sipping alcoholic drinks, your skin  doesn't!   Alcohol dehydrates you and can leave your skin dry a

Nails Of The Day (NOTD): Christmas tree nails

Hello everyone! Christmas is almost here and today I'm going to do a Christmas nail art tutorial … hope you like it !   “I'm the happiest Christmas tree, hoo hoo hoo, hee hee hee…”  J What I used: Base coat Gold nail polish (background) Dark green nail polish (tree) Red and green glitter polishes (lights) Orange glitter polish ( star tree topper) Top coat You can use any other colour combinations you like and you could also use nail rhinestones as toppers! Step 1: Apply base coat. Step 2: Apply 2 coats of your base colour to all your finger nails. Step 3: Decide which nails you want to decorate with a Christmas tree and draw a green triangle on those nails.  I chose to decorate one nail on each hand but you could do all ten nail if you wish. Step 4: Apply the glitter polish/s on top of the green polish. I applied a red glitter polish Step 5: Apply a dot of orange glitter polish on t

Quiz: What's your face shape?

Knowing your face shape is essential when choosing your hairstyle, make-up, eyebrow shape and even glasses.  There are nine different face shapes ; do you know which one you are?  Take this quiz and find out! 1. What best describes your forehead? A. Square B. Narrow C. Round 2. What best described your jawline and chin? A. Square B. Pointed C. Full or Round 3. Describe the width of your face? A. Wide B. Average C. Narrow 4. Look closely at your face - What do you see the most? A. Angles  B. Sharp edges C. Smooth round curves  Your results: If you answered mostly A, you have a Squarish Shape … Now find out which one you are: Square  - Square forehead and jaw, full cheeks, almost as wide as it is long. Rectangle  - Square forehead and jaw, longer than it is wide. If you answered mostly B, you have an Angular Shape … Now find out which one you are: Heart  - Rounded forehead and sharply tapered chins.