13 08, 2014

Best Mineral powder foundation on the market- Lida Hertel – Reviews

By |August 13th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

We have been blessed with lovely summer in Ireland once again this year (do you remember last year?) and many people look for an alternative to liquid foundation. "Not too much coverage, but just enough coverage, not too shiny, not too matt but glowy, SPF oh yeh, easy to use, if you know what I mean?" I hear you... You mean mineral powder foundation, maybe?? The guinea pig as I am, I try everything before comment and here are my verdicts to share...   bareMinerals SPF 15 Original packaging claim: flawless coverage with natural luminous finish won't clump or cake improve appearance of skin over time will not dry skin looks like powder feels like cream verdict: pros :I LOVE this foundation for photoshoots! great buildable coverage, minimizes pores, great for oily skin good choice of shades cons: on everyday bases it will look great for couple of hours or so but be aware! as the day goes, it separates on the face creating maps feels like powder, looks like powder   Fuchsia Mineral powder foundation packaging claim: Made in Ireland exceptional coverage with lightweight feel natural glow, completely natural sold in 10g or 5g jars verdict: pros: nice to support our economy and buy Irish high content of mica creates beautiful glow( something I have never seen in any other mineral powder before unless it's a highlighter) even though claimed to be suitable for all skin types I would avoid it on oily skin great option of buying small jar first and decide whatever you like it Rebecca from our local chemist is the face 2014 of the brand cons: not enough coverage to be used on it's own I use it as a

19 03, 2014

Top Most requested Makeup looks – Celebrity Makeup looks- Lida Hertel

By |March 19th, 2014|Categories: Fashion Makeup, Uncategorized|Tags: , |1 Comment

Regular Tuesday morning. It's raining outside,what's new, hey?! I open the fridge to put some milk in my "pick me up coffee" and I can not BELIEVE! it, we are out of it! So here I am in my local SPAR. No make up. In my sweatpants and hoodie over my head. Do not want to be seen,EVER! And as I am carrying my pint of Skimmed ( nothing less than that) milk I brush through the magazine section, that happens to be beside the till, conveniently. The big smile, the white teeth, flawless skin. [for my skincare tips click here]. I am chased by covers of the Picture Perfect . Nothing better then scroll through couple of the glossies over my cuppa and GET INSPIRED... Here are the 5 Most requested Makeup Looks 1."The Kim Kardashian Makeup look" Not for shrinking violets with makeup. This look involves a lot of contouring, HD Brows, various colours and a lot of lashes. 2. Bronze Goddess Makeup look I hear this a lot. Especially in Ireland. Nothing wrong with little bit of colour. Coppers, bronzes, golds, chocolate tones. Pick an accent and remember that subtle is the key here. 3.Smokey Eye Makeup look There are hundreds of variations . Pair it with flawless skin and nude lips.   4.Hollywood Glamour Makeup Look High maintenance look. Will definitely make you stand out from the crowd. Red lipstick doesn't wear you, you wear it. Chin up and face the world! Pair it with no fake tan, nice flicked eyeliner and fake lashes to make the impact. Russian red, Heroine deep or Wine tone,they are all in! 5."No Makeup" Makeup look One of the hardest looks to