Month: March 2016

Pro Pick: Ere Perez Versatile Vanilla Highlighters

Natural beauty is all about highlighting, rather than hiding your best features and what better way to do it than with Ere Perez’s gorgeous Versatile Vanilla Highlighters, ‘Falling Star’ and ‘Sun Halo’. These stunning highlighters will have you glowing from the inside out and the outside in with an incredibly nourishing ingredient list that is literally good enough to eat (olive oil, cocoa butter, avocado oil and vanilla). What is a highlighter? Essentially, a highlighter attracts light and when used correctly can create that gorgeous ‘lit from within look’ we all lust after. In addition to a lovely, luminous glow it can also be used to lift your features. Who couldn’t use a little lift from time to time, right?! Application First choose the highlighter that will compliment your skin tone, ‘Falling Star’ for lighter complexions and ‘Sun Halo’ for darker or tanned skin. I always use a finger to apply, blend and create a flawless, luminous finish. Under the brow bone: apply under the brow bone, beneath the arch of your eyebrow to give the …

Get the Look: Beach Boho

Although we’re still blessed with gorgeous weather, autumn is on its way and it’s time to embrace your inner gypsy, as she begins to flirt between seasons. Follow these simple steps to bring out your bohemian beach beauty with a little help from Ere Perez. THE BASE Prep the skin with your face oil or moisturiser of choice. Apply Ere Perez Natural Oatmilk Foundation, using the Ere Perez Eco Vegan Multipurpose Brush to create an even, medium coverage. Next using the Ere Perez Eco Vegan Powder Brush apply Ere Perez Pure Rice Powder My Blush below the cheekbones, rounding up to the temples for gentle contouring and finish with a light dusting over the forehead, nose and chin. With Ere Perez Versatile Vanilla Highlighter in Falling Star, use the fingertips to add a soft glow by gently blending along the brow bones and cheekbones.   THE CHEEKS With the fabulous Ere Perez Eco Vegan Powder Brush, apply a light dusting of Ere Perez Pure Rice Powder in Rose Tones, beginning from the apples of the …

International Women’s Day: #Pledge for Parity

March 8th across the world is International Women’s Day. A day when we celebrate what women have achieved to date and focus on what still needs to be done to ensure that the role of women in societies all over the world is fair, just and equal. This year’s theme for IWD is Pledge for Parity. Pledge for Parity is a conscious movement that focuses on the areas where women are still struggling to have equal status to men. While we should celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women, let’s also be aware progress has slowed in many places across the world, so urgent action is needed to accelerate gender parity. While most of us live in pretty informed, educated and forward-thinking societies, where women are achieving great things and are told that they can do anything they want to in life, there are many parts of the world where this is still a distant dream. Gender Parity means getting the same treatment, having equal opportunities in education, law and health; having job opportunities with …