16 Oct Life just got easier…

My prayers have been answered! Always having to paint girls nails for shoots, I am well aware of the need to create a flawless manicure. Powerful cameras mean that even the smallest imperfection can be seen, or zoomed in on. I have wasted so much...

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10 Oct George- Mahogany lips….

  Working with two gorgeous girls over two different shoots I was just loving this mahogany lipped look I created for fashion label George. The look worked so well with talented designer Kylie's amazing designs. The models Casey and Belle are both absolute beauties and needless to...

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08 Oct Beautiful Hair Care- Unico

Australian hair care company Unico have a philosophy- "to create product that is near to natural as possible, being completely chemical free and not harmful to hair" You have to admire that in a world where most beauty products contain a plethora of chemicals, these products not...

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05 Oct Wish – Beauty

I worked with beautiful Mauritian model Pauline a few weeks back for fashion label Wish. As usual the design team at Wish had turned up the heat and created a smokin summer range full of colour and texture. I was going for a look that was...

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04 Oct DermaQuest Skin Therapy

DermaQuest is a range of skincare that I simply had to share with you. Not only is the texture of the products amazing it has a host of active ingredients we can rely on to keep our skin at it's best. Prescribed by skin care...

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24 Sep Royal Moroccan Giveaway!

Royal Moroccan have recently launched here in Australia and the range includes some truly luxurious products. Made from Argan oil which is a rich oil derived from the Argan tree, these products add shine, lustre and condition to dry damaged or frizzy hair. I swear by...

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14 Sep Ice Cream !

[caption id="attachment_3997" align="aligncenter" width="620" caption="Oscar De La Renta NYFW 2012 spring "][/caption] Among the many bold and bright trends hitting the runway at New York Fashion Week over the past 7 days one trend which is still going strong is the beautiful hues of ice cream pastels....

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05 Sep FrontRowSuit Playground Shoot

A few weeks back I worked on a shoot for renowned mens fashion blog FrontRowSuit. As a collaboration with Westfield the shoot featured a range of mens fashion including beach wear, blazer's and even wetsuits! The styling was amazing, and  photographer Byron Spencer did a...

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03 Sep Johnson’s not just for babies!!

On both my babies I used Johnson baby products religiously, baby wash, baby shampoo and baby lotion to name a few. With my kids now almost 3 and 5 I still use Johnson's baby lotion on their skin nightly after showers. A few weeks back I...

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31 Aug St Tropez Tan Perfection!

I have recently come accross not just one but two products from St Tropez that have REALLY impressed me. Whilst on set shooting for Swimwear label ' We Are Handsome' I was given St Tropez Wash Off Instant  Glow Mousse to use on the model to...

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15 Aug Tresemme Split Remedy

After my month long trip to the tropics my hair was suffering from all the sun, salt and chlorine. It was dry, brittle and had loads of split ends. After making a serious effort to hydrate and repair my hair with serums, masks and the...

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15 Aug Winter Skin Saviour- Kosmea

Rose hip oil might just be the perfect cure for all you dry skin sufferers. Over the last few weeks it has worked wonders on my dry winter skin. I have been using some products from Kosmea, the Australian skin care company who put rose...

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07 Aug Hollywood Style Icon

I don't know about you but there was something about Elizabeth Taylor that makes her an ultimate style icon in my eyes. There are plenty of stars that have made an impact on style throughout the decades but Elizabeth Taylor was the one who stood...

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18 Jul Arch Angels

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeLcz0Tqa44&feature=youtu.be Everyone is after that perfectly illuminated, glowing skinned make-up and I'm all for finding you guys the cream of the crop when it comes to Illuminating products. This product ticks multiple boxes and can be utilised as an illuminate cream and also a brow definer. Brow...

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16 Jul A Helping Hand Cream

Need some TLC for your hands? I know my hands are SO dry at the moment and the dry weather also make my nails dry and brittle too. I started using Revitanail Hand and Nail cream about a week ago and already I can see a...

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13 Jul U little Beauty!

Putting your hair through a month of constant sun, chlorine and salt is nothing short of hell for your hair. And that's exactly where I'm at. After my month long tropical hiatus my hair is suffering, it feels dry brittle and porous. To give my hair...

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11 Jul Cracked Heels? The Perfect Solution

  Dry cracked feet are a common problem not just in winter but all year round, not only do  they look ugly but it can be painful. My heels were a nightmare about a month ago. They were so dry and cracked that skin was actually splitting...

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09 Jul Flawless Face- Laura Mercier

  I've recently been road testing the new Flawless Face range from Laura Mercier. Having never used Laura Mercier before I didn't know what to expect but after a few practice runs and playing with the products I think I got the Flawless Face routine down...

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11 Jun Flesh Eating Fish!!!

Ahhhhh. A few days ago I tried a beauty treatment I was a little uneasy with. The so called ' foot spa therapy' in Bali involves putting your feet into a fish tank filled with tiny flesh eating fish. The fish are native to Turkey...

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08 Jun Earthly Protectors…

These earthly beauties are all products I have only discovered over the last month but they have all made an amazing first impression and are well worth an introduction. Trilogy Gentle Moisturising Shampoo and Conditioner $19.95 each.This nourishing shampoo and conditioner has been a godsend for...

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06 Jun Another Day in Paradise-

[caption id="attachment_3866" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="I love this 60's inspired look! Ana looks amazing."][/caption] This week has been spent drinking cocktails, swimming, and eating in one of my favourite holiday destinations - Bali. Little did I realise that Bali is now a hotspot for international designers. There...

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04 Jun The Trial

[caption id="attachment_3847" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="With Actor Toby Trusslove"][/caption] A few months back I was make-up director on a TV drama called 'The Trial'. I haven't worked in TV much over the last few years and have been mainly working in fashion. The Trial is a story...

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21 May Extreme Hydration

Ever had the feeling that your skin may be thirsty? I do regularly and no matter how much water I drink sometimes my skin is just really dry. When it feels this way it looks dull and fine lines are more apparent. I wish my...

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16 May Its All About MeMeMe

[caption id="attachment_3804" align="aligncenter" width="623" caption="Tangled Ivy"][/caption] A couple of months ago I added to my kit a few bits and pieces from MeMeMe Cosmetics. To be precise some of the cream eye shadow Dew Pots and the Liquid Eye Liner Pen. I have used them on...

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10 May Body Bliss-

  My body butter addiction is still going strong and I am pleased to say that I'm currently feeding my addiction with some absolutely mouth watering Cinnamon and Cocoa body products. And let me tell you cocoa and cinnamon is a perfect combination! it really does...

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09 May Winter Rescue

  Ahhh! Winter isn't far away so don't go forgetting that the change in humidity and temperature can wreak havoc with your skin and hair. Throw in a few blustery winds and you can feel like your skin and lips are so dry they might crack....

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07 May Phyt for nature

If you are an advocate for using the power of nature to keep your skin looking great then you need to know about PHYT'S. This range is a bit of pure organic luxury for the skin.  The philosophy of PHYT'S is that the origin of...

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04 May Mothers Day High Tea Giveaway!

This Mothers Day the Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour is hosting a High Tea Lunch Buffet. Mothers will be spoilt with a complimentary glass of Tattinger and styling advice from Chic in the City and beauty advice from yours truly! There will be yummy food, complimentary...

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03 May Flower Power

  What could be nicer than the sweet smell and bright colours of a bunch of flowers during a miserable cold day. Now that the weather is cooling down quickly I thought I'd show you my favourite floral beauties...

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