Too much make-up?

One sunny weekend I was out enjoying plenty of drinks and laughter with good friends, until we bumped into a guy from my past – he felt the need to make a comment that was totally unsolicited: “You’re wearing too much make-up, Daisy.” Luckily it was the end of the evening, I was feeling merry on cider and had had far too much fun with people I care for, and who care for me – to even really care about what he’d said, but after waking up in the morning the next day it popped back into my mind and left me soberly pondering the topic…

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Jeffree Star Velour Liquid Lipstick | Androgyny

 

I’ve been lusting after the Jefree Star Velour Liquid Lipsticks for months after following the fabulous queen himself for a while on Instagram. Anyone that knows me (or has been clubbing with me) will appreciate my love of over the top sassy glamour, and how I’m drawn to the uber skills of drag make-up. Anyway, I finally decided to purchase the shade ‘Androgyny’…
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Beard care | grooming for the guys

 

Something for the chaps! When it comes to beard care, you don’t need to spend tons of money to get yourself looking like the best groomed guy in town – just a bit of know-how. I roped in Krishan Parmar, one of my beardy co-workers, to take some hotly-tipped beard-care and shaving products through their paces.

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How to: fake a fresh fringe

 

My favourite hair hack ever! I love having a fringe, but it can be fairly high maintenance at times, especially if – like me – you suffer cow licks or curls in your hair which are responsible for you often waking up a la Something About Mary. Because of the unpredictable direction of my bangs, I usually have to give in to washing my hair each morning just so I can dry it into the right direction. This was before I discovered wrangling my fringe into place with GHD’s, which also saves me an extra week or two before needing to splash out on a trim…

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Wonderland costume inspiration | from Vintage Home & Wear

There’s still plenty of time to get your tickets for the next instalment of the fabulous Neon Moon Burlesque ball, but for an authentic outfit it’s best to plan in advance to make sure you’re completely kitted and looking forwards to donning your outfit by the time April 30th comes around. The theme is Wonderland, and is open to however your creative minds wish to interpret it – but for a starting point, let’s be inspired by the Lewis Carroll fantasy, Alice’s Adeventures in Wonderland. 

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