My Glam Makeover

Well, you can teach an old dog new tricks as I learnt during my fantastic makeover session with my pal Normie. 

See, even though I’ve been a make-up artist since the pre-Jurassic era, and fancy myself a wiz at giving other people make-up advice, I found myself in a deep make-up rut. So, FINALLY it was my turn to be at the other end of the brush and I can tell you – I LIKED IT. No mirror was safe from my loving gaze. Continue reading

Sephora Brands Showcase

Well, I had quite the time of it at Sephora’s Brands Showcase on Tuesday.  It was a lovely intimate affair, where one could just saunter casually, green juice in hand, from one brand to the next, learning about about their latest products.

Here are the ones that floated my boat: Continue reading

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My Latest Makeup Adventures

IMG_20140909_121703Well, it was a week of total make-up abandon…

Here are some new products that really did change my world. Continue reading

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How-To: Smokey Eye in Your 40s

IMG_20140731_153853-1Hi Glams. The day has finally come: My first of many, many incredibly informative weekly videos. Hello vlogging empire. I was going to wait to do a “perfect” video, but you know what? Life and smokey eyes are not perfect. Please enjoy my tutorial on how-to whack on a modern smokey eye in your 40s. And if you’re not in your 40s? You will be one day – so take note. Enjoy!  Continue reading

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Black Winged Eyeliner Intervention

My dear friend Marilyn is a lover of the winged black eyeliner. And from my travels, I understand that this, in fact, is a signature look for many lovely Glamwahs. But I’m just going to say it out loud: unless your Dita Von Teese, a big old black winged line framing your peepholes can be unflattering. And hard. And dated (would you listen to me go on).The fact is there are more flattering ways to use eyeliner. Continue reading

How To Wear Coloured Eyeliner

I’m a lover of eyeliner. There, I said it. Because with the strategic flick of a kohl pencil, your peepholes can become all alluring-like, and people will find themselves staring into them longingly (well maybe not all the time – that could be creepy). Continue reading