20 Oct Optic White Smile Giveaway

After several recent posts from me on the huge difference a whiter brighter smile can make on your appearance, I thought this would be something you’d all love!! You could have teeth three shades whiter and it could be as simple as changing your toothpaste!...

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09 Oct New York Minute

A sizzling instalment of an exclusive editorial collaboration between myself- Oz Beauty Expert and Sonny Vandevelde on the streets of downtown Manhattan. It captures the very essence and mood of NYC during fashion week- fast paced, glamourous and HOT!!! Starring another Aussie beauty, model Rebecca S of...

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01 Oct Nira Alpina Spa, Switzerland

Nira Alpina Spa is a peaceful sanctuary located high in the Swiss Alps. Devoted to holistic spa and beauty treatments, the spa promotes calm and well being among visitors while they relax and unwind in the hot pool and enjoy the magestic view out into...

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23 Sep A Flawless Face

[caption id="attachment_8590" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Wearing both StriVectin Clinical Corrector Anti-Aging Face Tint & Eye Illuminator with a smoky eye and a berry stained lip.[/caption] My idea of perfect looking skin is having an even skin tone, radiance and looking as if you're wearing no make-up at all....

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22 Sep Up Late in New York- Exclusive Editorial

Up Late in New York Starring- Bianca Hepburn, Ford Models NYC. Shot by Sonny Vandevelde. Hair and Make-up by yours truly using beautiful products from Kerastase, Revlon and VS Sassoon. See below for a step by step guide on creating this look.   HAIR I wanted this look to be sleek and...

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18 Sep Bobby Pin Hairstyles

Some really pretty, simple looks can be created using basic bobby pins! In this video I create three different and very pretty looks using some simple pins, bands and tools from Scunci! To view the complete range from Scunci click HERE. Scunci is sold at Big W,...

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17 Sep Inspiring Beauty with Erin Heatherton

I chat with Victoria's Secret 'angel' star Erin Heatherton and discuss all things beauty, inspiration and impulse. Recently in the country as an ambassador for Impulse Fragrances Erin shares her beauty regimen and her love for Australia. She also discusses the excitement of shooting the new Impulse...

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17 Sep Skin Perfect in Sydney

[caption id="attachment_8506" align="aligncenter" width="266"] picture: Style.com[/caption] Every year Australian women spend in excess of $8.0 Billion on beauty. Skin care, make-up, cosmetic procedures, hair removal, and facials are just some of the things in the list of what we like to spend our cash on in order to look...

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15 Sep The Spa at Viceroy, Miami USA

This place is simply breathtaking! The Spa at Viceroy Miami is 28,000 square feet of luxury. A haven for wellness and relaxation overlooking some spectacular Miami coastline. Renowned for it's 5,000 square foot water lounge it also known for it's excellent facials, massage and specific...

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15 Sep Fresh Faces of NYFW

This is the first instalment of my NYC editorial series. Starring the gorgeous Australian model and 'fresh face' Bianca Hepburn. Shot by Sonny Vandevelde Hair and Make-up by me using gorgeous products from VS Sassoon, Kerastase Paris and Revlon. See below for a full 'How To' to...

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10 Sep Body Boost

[caption id="attachment_8452" align="aligncenter" width="478"] Picture by Sonny Vandevelde www.sonnyphotos.com[/caption] New York city has been HOT to put it mildly, you walk out side and you're instantly beading with sweat. Needless to say that the way I have been dressing here is a far cry from the...

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10 Sep NYFW beauty looks

'Less is More' Is the best way to describe the hottest beauty looks this season at NYFW. Bare, fresh radiant skin and sleek smooth wet textured hair have graced the runway over and over again with each show doing its own slight variation but essentially most...

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06 Sep Zimmermann NYFW S15

Day 2 of NYFW and the Zimmermann show was a real highlight! The models wore pretty, lightweight pieces and almost floated down the runway. The swimwear was incredible! I definitely need some of this for Summer. The hair look was a sleek low pony with a few...

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05 Sep NY Toolkit Essentials

I have literally spent the past three days shooting non stop from sunrise to sunset. Ive shot so much amazing content and worked with so many beautiful international models who are busy running around NYC from shoots to castings and back again. As a make-up artist...

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03 Sep Waterlily NYC skin diaries

Ok so, I didn't anticipate New York to be this hot when I was packing my skin care. I knew it would be warm but to put it mildly it is bloody stinking hot!! And while I packed some great creams and serums its been the products...

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01 Sep Inspiring Beauty with Jesinta Campbell

This week I chat with kind, hard working and inspiring model and presenter Jesinta Campbell. Jesinta spills on who inspires her, career highlights and gives her best advice to inspire us to achieving our goals. Beautiful on the inside as well as the outside Jesinta Campbell is driven, passionate,...

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25 Aug Hollywood Smile Transformations

Celebrities are not only the biggest influencers, tastemakers and trendsetters of fashion but they also set the standard of what people believe we should aspire to look like. And celebs definitely put their money were their mouth is when it comes to beauty...

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21 Aug Fabulous Fragrance

  Marc Jacobs Daisy Dream $60 30ml, $90 50ml, $120 100ml. This beauty not only looks amazing but smells divine. Fruity and Floral it buzzes with blackberry, pear and grapefruit, jasmine and wisteria and leaves you with a soft musky, floral note.Buy HERE Marc Jacobs Honey Pink Edition $90...

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11 Aug Hot Celeb Hairstyles

You absolutely cannot get any better than these three HOT celeb hairstyles. Sometimes long hair can get a little boring, and with only a certain amount of ‘go to’ styles up our sleeve it can be tricky to come up with ideas that are not...

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11 Aug Hygienic Habits

Being in the profession, I’m a stickler for hygienic beauty habits. It’s so important that when I’m making up people’s faces, I’m using clean tools and have clean, germ-free hands. But hygienic habits aren’t just something to be considered by the pros. From the kitchen to the...

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