All posts tagged: girlfriends

red & pink

Hooray for friends, the people who get us through bad times, and make good times even better! Here’s to all the laughter, tears, dancing, endless heart-to-hearts, hugs, being a shoulder to cry on and having a shoulder when you need it… We share so much with our bosom buddies, we wanted to create a look for 2. Think – getting ready for a party together, bridal party makeup, housemates sharing the mirror on a Saturday night, matching lips with your sister… We thought it would be fun to experiment on two of our fav gal-pals, Pausha & Camilla. They have different complexions and features – we wanted to see what happened when we used the same products on them. We think it turned out super cute, you can do this with your friends!

being a friend

As friends, we carry the happiness and hurts of our nearest & dearest. We ride the waves of life with each other – and I am so grateful for the amazing people who share their lives with me. Friends are different to family and lovers, these relationships have their own unique flare and intimacy and isn’t it amazing to be able to pick up the phone, or arrive on a doorstep, and be hugged, held, consoled, listened to, appreciated, propped-up, embraced, cheered up and encouraged? In life, sometimes our friends help us manage the other relationships in our life. We can talk about our family relationships and our romantic ones. Friendship can create a safe space to say how we really feel, get it all out, and vent, whether it’s about love, work or family dynamics. Friends can make us stronger and braver, remind us of our inner wisdom and reflect back who we are when we forget. Because we can all forget… we fall off wagons, give up on dreams, go back to situations …

lips love

We love lips and now we have two full ranges packed full of super ingredients. OLIVE OIL. New & improved from our best classic olive oil lipsticks. Now in sleek metallic packaging! Full coverage, ultra-hydrating lipsticks in vibrant shades. Deep moisturization and long-lasting wear. What’s your shade?

how to create a soul-expanding “mastering your mean girl” book club

Melissa Ambrosini is the bestselling author of Mastering Your Mean Girl, a keynote speaker, an entrepreneur and self-love teacher. In her signature straight-talking style, Melissa teaches women how to master their inner Mean Girl, smash through limiting beliefs, and ditch the self-doubt so that they can start truly living the life of their dreams. Here she speaks about how to create a soul-expanding Mastering Your Mean Girl book club.

Get the Look: Day out with the girls

For professional, natural makeup artist, Emmily Banks, ‘girl time’ means looking and feeling good with minimal fuss. Here’s her top product picks for days hanging out with the girls.  Ere Perez Correcting Calendula Powder Foundation:  When I’m hanging out with the girls I just want something light to even out my skin tone and blemishes without looking like I have a full face of foundation on. This amazingly light powder foundation soothes as it covers blemishes, spots, redness, pigmentation or sun damage. Simply apply all over with a kabuki brush create a flawless, fresh face without covering up any of your natural beauty. Ere Perez Pure Rice Powder Bronze Tones: A quick dusting of bronzer can make all the difference between a ‘straight out of bed’ flat face or gorgeously sculpted ‘ready for anything’ one. For quick and easy application, use the Ere Perez Eco Vegan Kabuki Brush or Powder Brush, applying below cheekbones and rounding up to temples in a ‘C’ shape. Finish it off with a light dusting of the forehead, nose and chin. …