Month: May 2015

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Makeup “How To” with Emmily Banks

How to get the look with Sophie Raper from Astrid & Atticus BASE Moisturise with your favourite natural skincare to hydrate skin. Lightly apply and blend Ere Perez Oatmilk Foundation “Medium” to entire face. Blend Ere Perez Versatile Vanilla Highlighter Falling Star into cheek bones, down centre of nose and Cupid’s bow. HOT TIP – Use the same foundation brush to blend highlighter, the residue left of brush will help the highlighter to blend into skin and appear more natural. CHEEKS Apply Ere Perez Pure Rice Powder in “My Blush” underneath cheek bones to create contour. Softly press and blend “Healthy” Ere Perez Clever Carrot Cheek & Lip Balm onto apples of cheeks HOT TIP – Use fingers to apply the Cheek & Lip Balm, the warmth of your hands will help cream product to blend.   EYES Build Ere Perez Creative Chamomile Eye Duo “Very Important” in brown along lash line and blend out towards outer corner of eyes Apply Ere Perez Creative Chamomile Eye Duo “It’s a Girl” towards centre of eye and underneath …

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Pro Pick of the Week – Natural Oatmilk Foundation

Here’s my pro pick of the week and some application tips! “Ere Perez Oat Milk Foundation” OATMILK FOUNDATIONS PROs The foundation provides medium coverage that blends well on the skin and provides a natural matte finish. The foundation is made with natural, nourishing, non-toxic ingredients! One of the star ingredients is oats! Oats are full of antioxidants and help to balance ph levels of the skin as well as soften, smooth and protect the skin. The coverage can be built easily from medium to full if desired to assist with covering blemishes and pigmentation, yet it still allows the skin to breath! The formula leaves no oily residue on the skin. Perfect for oil prone skin, helping to prevent unwanted shine. Application HOT TIPS Always apply a moisturiser before application to ensure smooth and easy application. The foundation will spread more evenly and appear more dewy if your skin is well hydrated and moisturised. Apply to face with brush, beginning closer to the centre of the face; nose, cheeks, chin and forehead. Blend out in …

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Run Free – 7 steps to successful running

Marathon season is under way and you may be tempted to get the running bug. And why not? Running is one of the best ways to get fit, healthy and change shape; it gives you mental and physical strength; time out from your busy life and a chance to get out into the fresh air and run free. Running can: Help to build strong bones, as it is a weight bearing exercise Strengthen muscles Improve cardiovascular fitness Burn plenty of kilojoules Help maintain a healthy weight The great thing about running is pretty much the most natural way of getting and staying fit: You can do it anywhere, do it alone or with friends; do it on the beach, in the park, round your neighbourhood (it’s great for getting a daily slice of local life!) or if the weather’s rubbish, on a running machine, if you have access to one. All you really need to invest in is a good pair of running shoes. Running shoes are the one piece of equipment you’ll need, and …

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Inspirational Woman: Jacinta Tynan

It’s Mothers’ Day this weekend in many parts of the world (not in UK, so don’t worry, yours was in March!), which means it’s a time when we celebrate mothers everywhere and find ourselves thinking about the meaning of motherhood and how we’re doing at it! Motherhood is joyful, yet also hard work; it’s filled with triumphs, but also with massive fails; and really all we have to go on is what we learnt from our own mothers, what we learn from our friends and families and our own instincts (aka “winging it”) and what we learn along the way. We sometimes give ourselves a high five, and we sometimes feel like we’re letting the side down massively. Yes, motherhood is often an internal battle with our own maternal confidence! If you’ve ever wondered about your ability to be a mother, or, if you are already a mother, how you are doing, then you’ll definitely identify wtih Jacinta Tynan‘s new book, Mother Zen. Part memoir, part commentary and part manifesto on the ideas and philosophies …

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Very, very last minute gifts for your beautiful mum!

If you haven’t bought a pressie yet, then naughty naughty you, but we’ve got next day delivery on our amaaaazingly beautiful “Gorgeous Mum pack” ($80.90), full of top quality natural makeup for a Gorgeous Mum. Treat her to something special, with this beautiful gift she’ll love. Suits all skin tones and skin types, you can’t go wrong! AND also on this lovely little Universal Vegan Pack for $68.90 –  A vegan mix up of our remarkable Universal look. Nurturing & suited to everyone! OR click here to find your nearest Ere Perez retailer. Your mum deserves the best after all… http://www.ereperez.com