How to clean a mascara wand?

Picture this: you have bought a really good mascara not long ago, but after 2 months you cannot stand the clumps? Well, you could chuck this (still perfectly) good mascara or…you could give it a quick clean. “How to clean a mascara wand?” – you wonder. Let me guide you through it. Saving money, saving the … Read more

How long does airbrush makeup last?

Long lasting airbrush makeup

My best friend was getting married last weekend. As a chief bridesmaid and a beauty fanatic, I was in charge of all things makeup. The bride’s most important question of the day was: how long does airbrush makeup last? Ideally, brides want to look perfect for up to 12 hours (the photoshoot, ceremony plus reception) without any retouching whatsoever. … Read more

How to remove eyelash extensions at home?

How to remove eyelash extensions at home?

Have you ever wondered how to remove eyelash extensions at home? If so, this post is right for you. I’ll admit it – I envy these gorgeous celebrities, sporting long and thick eyelashes… Yes, I’m well aware that they all have a private makeup artist at their disposal. But that doesn’t mean I shouldn’t keep on … Read more

How to get waterproof mascara off without makeup remover?

how do you take off waterproof mascara

What fun-loving gals and beauty conscious women don’t love waterproof mascara? It’s one of the best cosmetic advances ever that make beach and pool days pretty despite the splash. Heat doesn’t even beat your well-paid for waterproof mascara, right? But as much as waterproof mascara is an essential beauty enhancer, it can also be a … Read more

How old should you be to wear makeup?

How old should you be to wear makeup?

I get this question a lot, both from parents and from their children: How old should you be to wear makeup? When is the right time to start? Before we get to the bottom of this, here’s a rough guide: Assess what type of makeup is appropriate to wear, taking into account the age & circumstances. What’s okay … Read more