A new season is almost here – and with wedding season almost in full swing, young couples throughout South Africa will pave their way towards tying the knot. That means thousands of weddings are to take place over the summer months. If you are someone passionate about bridal make up, look at becoming a mobile wedding make up artist. Here’s why!
The days are getting longer, and the nights are getting shorter, which means the summer months are fast approaching. A season for action-packed water sports, adventure hiking, beaching and tanning, South African summers are not only hot but also long, running for seven months a year. But right now, you have two problems: you want to keep your hair sun-damage free, and you want some hair styling ideas to keep your body temperature cool when the heat pours down.
A perfect set of brows frames the face and brings out our best features – but our brows lose hair as we age. As women enter menopause, hormones, like estrogens, prostaglandin, and progesterone, decline and skin lose elasticity, causing brittle and sparse brows. But that doesn’t mean it is game over for women in their 40s. That means women need to learn how to create fuller, more natural brows. In July, we gave you three eyebrow shaping mistakes to avoid. This month, we’re telling you about microblading, an eyebrow shaping technique to get your brows looking like those of your teenage daughter – thick, bushy, symmetrical and healthy.
Need change? Struggling with dry autumn-damaged hair? From over relaxing, brushing, curling, straightening, and blow-drying to colouring, you’ve put your hair through the wringer over summer, and now it is frizzy and splitting. It is a known fact that the arctic air, high-speed winds, indoor heat, and static electricity damage all hair textures. So, if bone dry tresses are threatening your hairstyling game and you want to get your locks spring-ready, here are the two best ways to stop the elements from wrecking your hairstyling game.
Lost control of the tweezers again while watching that new gripping Netflix series, or are you in need of some weed brow whacking but worried you might mess them up like you do every time? Everyone knows that a well-groomed set of brows frames the face, but not everyone is born with perfect brows. Consequently, they must endlessly tweeze, pluck and shape – but when they’re too thin, too dark, or plain wrong, they do not complement. Here are three common eyebrow shaping mistakes to avoid.
2021 has not been a good year for contouring lovers. No matter where we go or who we are with, slipping on a bedazzled mask is the new normal. With no end in sight, covering our faces not only affects the way we live and do business, but the way we do our makeup is changing alongside everything else. With masks here to stay and with lipstick and blusher taking the back seat – it’s time to learn how to play up your eyes. Here are two excellent tips to level up the eyes when covered in a face mask.
Are you passionate about all things eyeliner, eye shadow, blushers and lipstick? Do you enjoy it so much that you want to make a career out of it? We can hardly blame you. If this generation has learned anything it is to invest in a career path that excites you. If you can easily hide and enhance features and love making women look like the best versions of themselves, consider becoming a wedding makeup artist.
Are you looking to begin a new career in the health and wellness industry or are you a health professional looking to add to your wellness repertoire? Did you know that our generation is the most stressed and sickest? Not only is our air dirty and our food toxic, but the need for the perfect job, car, body and life is shortening lives.
You just turned 40 – congratulations! They say that life begins at 21, but we believe 40 is when the magic happens. You’ve reached an age where you’re comfortable in your skin. But no matter how positive you stay you can’t help but stress about those fine lines and wrinkles. To help you enhance, define, cover and alter fine lines and pigmentation, we’ve put together a few tips on how to apply makeup for those over 40. So, grab your makeup products and brushes and give yourself an instant face-lift.
Are you feeling uninspired and stunted in that nine-to-five career that’s slowly taking you nowhere? They say that change is as good as a holiday. They also say that one should always turn their passion into their career – and they are spot-on. Long gone are the days of choosing a job for money alone. Today, people thrive on quality of life, and if you want to become a massage therapist, nail technologist, hairstylist or wedding makeup artist, now is the time to make a change!