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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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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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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27 Jul Witchery SS14 New Mood- Backstage Video

Last wednesday night fashion label Witchery held their SS14 'New Mood' runway show at carriage works in Sydney. It was a stunning show with models sporting chic yet effortless looks created by the GHD hair team and the Napoleon make-up team. I had the pleasure of chatting...

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24 Jul Make-Up Trend- Ox Blood

An ideal colour for the colder months, it seems Ox Blood  is majorly trending in not just fashion but make-up and nails too. This deep wine colour can be really striking, and I really adore the look.  I'm now on a mission to find the perfect...

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15 Jul Embracing Messy Hair

After such a long time taking good care of my hair, learning the art of meticulous styling, and perfecting the silky wave it was a hard task breaking old habits and embracing the messy hair trend. At the first sight of fly aways or frizz...

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01 Jul Fraxel Skin Rejuvenation

  Being unhappy with your skin can really get you down. And the older you get the more there is to complain about, while I've had pigmentation for a while now the fine lines and crepey texture are starting to bother me. After a recent consultation with...

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25 Jun Touche Eclat- Wild Edition

  I just had to share this one! One of my all time favourite beauty products, and a top seller around the world will release a 'Wild Edition' in animal print . YSL Touche Eclat Wild edition will hit stores July 2. Ooh So Pretty!! Available from Myer, David Jones,...

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13 Jun Eye Make Up Perfection

Looking for that perfect eyeshadow? or just a new mascara? These options are tried and tested and absolutely beautiful products. I prefer eyeshadow palettes, they give you a choice of colours and offer a bit of variation in case you want different eye make-up looks...

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12 Jun Happy Hair

Don't you just love that freshly washed feeling?! Lightweight, voluminous and glossy locks are what we all want but it seems that many of us aren't getting it. With common hair concerns like dryness, limpness, split ends, greys, greasiness and brassy blonde. Little do we realise that most of our...

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09 Jun A Make-up Essential For Glowing skin!

Adding highlights to the skin is a simple step in your make-up routine which will make you appear more awake, more radiant and as though you have a healthy glowing complexion. Highlighting is a simple step that many women ignore, putting it in the 'too hard'...

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05 Jun Simple Steps To Improve Your Hair

Girls are always in a rush! Work, sport, family, friends, and all the other things that occupy our time leave little time for us to pay attention to our hair. As a result we have way more split ends than we should, we find it...

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30 May Sensibeautics- Ella Bache

With Winter fast approaching our skin can become vulnerable to the elements. Cold wind, dry air and exposure to heaters can all contribute to damaging our skin and often leaves us feeling dry, sensitive and flaky. If you know your skin often suffers from the...

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22 May Into The White- Exclusive Editorial

  So in LOVE with this third instalment of my exclusive editorial series 'Into The White'. Here we explore the world of bleached out light, fashion and beauty and create stunning looks on model Bianca. I used Youngblood Cosmetics to create this look. While the hair remains...

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19 May My Perfect Smile

Everyone wants the perfect smile, and essentially the perfect smile means teeth that are symmetrical and white. With no doubt that having a perfect smile would boost confidence (and more importantly look great with lipstick!)  I wanted to get my teeth whitened.  I knew I...

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15 May STUNNING Make-up from Alison Jade

Ohh I was so excited to get stuck into this STUNNING make-up palette 'Bronze Collection' from Alison Jade Cosmetics today. I had a play around and came up with these killer looks! The palette is full of tonal bronze, browns and nude colours that just burst...

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14 May Halo Hair Perfection

I have some new hair tools and I am in LOVE!!! I'm so excited about my new goodies from Halo Hair. These products use Japanese Kyocera technology which means that while you're heat styling you are also saving it from the damage that other heated hair...

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10 May Fashion Fusion- exclusive editorial

In part two of our editorial series model Bianca Hepburn sizzles in some stunning clothing and this super fun hair and make-up look. I used Youngblood cosmetics to create this look! Shot by Sonny Vandevelde, styled by Marnie Skillings and hair and make-up by me. Above: Bianca...

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05 May Moody Beauty

The first post of an exclusive editorial series for Oz Beauty Expert. Exciting!!! Moody Beauty features beautiful model Bianca Hepburn from London Management. Created by the A-Team ,photographer Sonny Vandevelde, creative director and stylist Marnie Skillings and of course myself on hair and make-up. This chic...

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28 Apr Instant Volume Hairstyles

OMG this little beauty has saved me SO much time! I usually spend ages backcombing and hair spraying to create volume in my up-styles which more often than not drops during the day anyway. The Scunci Quiff Comb is a comb with a sponge like volume...

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