MAKE-UP & SKINCARE mac cosmetics

The MAC cosmetics guide to wedding make-up

Whether it’s your own wedding or you’re attending as a guest, looking and feeling flawless on the big day is a must, and who better than MAC cosmetics Director of Makeup Artistry, Mickey Contractor to show you how? Watch the video, learn the tips and get camera confident now. Matte lipstick - Velvet Teddy, £17.50 Buy now
MAKE-UP & SKINCARE the ordinary

A definitive cheat sheet to The Ordinary’s skincare range

The Ordinary, a brand from Deciem, is quickly becoming one of the biggest names in the beauty industry; their skincare products and foundations have quickly gained cult status and even been raved about by Kim Kardashian. If you want products that seriously deliver on results at budget-friendly prices (most products coming in at under £10), then look

The 8 beauty products ASOS can’t keep in stock

ASOS has been the go-to place for all of our fashion needs for years, but recently the retail giant has seriously upped their beauty game; their Face + Body section has become our one-stop shop for a quick beauty fix. They have all the best products and brands, from MAC to Maybelline, Benefit to Bondi Sands. So it’s not surprising that some of their products are so popular
MAKE-UP & SKINCARE vegan make up

The best beauty buys you didn’t know were vegan

We’ve done #meatfreemondays and Veganuary, hell, we’ve even rounded up all the ways to hack the menu vegan style. But in a bid to be more conscious and take note of what’s going into our make-up bags, we’ve rounded up 26 of the best vegan-friendly brands and products around. Whether you’re a full-time vegan or just dipping

The best foundations for dark skin tones under £15

It’s notoriously difficult to find your perfect foundation shade on the high street, especially if you have a darker skin tone. Very few budget brands cater for an inclusive range, most only offering a limited amount of almost identical ivory shades with little to no dark shades. The likes of Fenty Beauty, Lancôme, Make Up
MAKE-UP & SKINCARE Lisa Potter Dixon

7 essential beauty lessons to learn from Benefit’s Head Make-up Artist

What Benefit’s Head Make-Up Artist Lisa Potter-Dixon doesn’t know about make-up isn’t worth knowing: when she isn’t shooting for magazines and films, she’s creating tutorials for her YouTube channel and doing TV appearances on the likes of Lorraine and QVC. She has headed up the make-up team for Matthew Williamson and Sophia Webster at London Fashion Week for the last eight seasons