Month: November 2015

Pouty Pink Lips with Shimmery Eyes

With Bonnie Gillies, @OzBeautyExpert   This summer is all about enhancing your natural beauty to look youthful, fresh and healthy. Get the perfect fresh summer look with understated, pretty pink lips combined with glistening cheeks, shimmery pink and golden eye shadow tones and thick, healthy-looking lashes. Top makeup artist and beauty blogger (@OzBeautyExpert), Bonnie Gillies presents these three lovely looks for Ere Perez Natural Cosmetics. FACE Oatmilk Foundation – Light/Medium Pure Rice Powder – Bondi Bush   LIPS Organic Sesame Lipliner – Naughty Clever Carrot Cheek and Lip Balm – Harmless   EYES Natural Almond Oil Mascara – Black Organic Almond Oil Eyebrow Pencil – Perfect Natural Aloe Lash & Brow Clear Gel Mascara Creative Chamomile Eyeshadow Duo – From Beginning to End Creative Chamomile Eyeshadow Duo – I Love vintage   PHOTO: THOM KERR MODEL: LIV O’DRISCOLL STYLING: MARNIE SKILLINGS BEAUTY DIRECTOR: BONNIE GILLIES HAIR: IGGY MAKE-UP: BONNIE GILLIES   ******** Versión en español Crea el look: Labios Sensuales y Mirada Deslumbrante   En este verano lo más in es que resaltes tu belleza natural para lucir joven, …

Ere Perez Pure Rice Powders – Perfect for Sensitive Skin

If you’ve got sensitive skin that doesn’t like makeup, but needs a little bit of colour, then Ere Perez Pure Rice Powders are the perfect solution for you.   They absorb excess oil and are made from extremely finely milled, soft rice powder to allow your skin to breathe while giving a light dusting of colour to your face. No irritation for even the most sensitive skins. “What’s important is that you don’t exacerbate your sensitive skin problem by covering your skin with more chemicals and entering into a vicious circle”, says Ere Perez. “Our formulations are simple and do not have many ingredients, but we make sure our active ingredients nourish each targeted area”. Ere Perez Pure Rice Blushers and Bronzers are designed to help those with even the most sensitive skin, by providing both performance and healing, harnessing the soothing properties of rice which is a natural exfoliator and absorbs excess oil. Multipurpose and versatile super-fine pressed powders that feel light on the skin, giving subtle, buildable colour. Perfect for all-year-round natural or vibrant …

Deliciously Vegan Cherry and Acai Berry smoothie!

Eating “clean” doesn’t have to be boring with this yummy recipe: Indulge yourself with a healthy, nutritious drink made with super powerful Acai berries. What’s so great about Acai Berries? This amazing fruit belongs to the species of berries found only in the Amazon. Acai berries contain assorted antioxidants, including anthocyanins, flavonoids, Xanthones; vitamins, such as A, C, B1, B2, B3, and E and the essential fatty acids, Omega 3, 6, and 9.  They also contain minerals like calcium, iron, phosphorous and potassium. It’s incredible that all of that fits into a tiny fruit, right! Everyone wants more elastic and youthful looking skin and Acai berries can help you achieve this with their unique properties. They may also help with controlling acne, hyper pigmentation and with healing scars due to their anti-inflammatory properties. The following recipe is perfect for summer, containing acai, bananas and cherries, that are also great for health, containing antioxidants like anthocyanins and also Melatonin to promote healthy sleep. The best news is you can now get Acai berries in most health …

Get the Look – Soft, Shimmery Shades  

These gorgeous soft shimmery shades give a beautiful natural, understated glow – perfect for any season… THE BASE Massage a small drop (pea size) of Jojoba oil onto the skin to moisturise and prep for makeup. Allow oil to sink in for 5-10 minutes. Apply Ere Perez Natural Oatmilk Foundation over the entire face, buff in circular motions using Ere Perez Vegan foundation brush for flawless application. Hot Tip – focus on putting foundation on central areas of the face and blend out towards the sides of face where less coverage is needed. Use fingers to apply and blend Versatile Vanilla Highlighter in Sun Halo on the upper cheekbones, down the centre of nose, cupid’s bow and brow bone for that extra dewy glow.   THE CHEEKS Apply Ere Perez Pure Rice Powder Bronzer, using the darker shade to contour underneath the cheekbone. Hot Tip – Apply contour shading finger width size for the most natural effect. Softly blend Clever Carrot Cheek and Lip Balm in “Harmless” to the apples of cheeks. Apply Versatile Vanilla …