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Vintage inspired hair flowers and accessories


Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Vintage inspired hair flowers and accessories from Shazam Pin Up Hair Flowers is what every vintage girl should have in abundance. I certainly do!

Janet Ewers, the creative genius behind Shazam Pin Up Hair Flowers, is a professional florist with 30 years of experience, which explains why her dazzling hair flowers look so realistic!

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The vintage snood

Vintage hair snood


Monday, July 16, 2018

Vintage hair snood is not only a real lifesaver keeping the curls in place when the weather is not vintage-hair friendly, but it also looks spectacular giving a finishing touch to any vintage ensemble!

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Vintage make-up

Vintage Secrets: Hollywood Beauty – book review


Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Being the bookworm that I am and in a constant need of educating myself on the topic of vintage hair and makeup, I’m always thrilled with the prospect of a new guide that might help to perfect my preferred 1940s look. This is especially the case with hair! So, when I was approached by PLEXUS publishing with a request to review a ...

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Dry Shampoo

Travel beauty essentials!


Monday, August 24, 2015

Travel beauty essentials! Travelling is a big part of my job as a Fashion Editor/Blogger and as glamorous as that may sound, it really isn't. I spend more time in the departure lounges of boring airports and on the plane getting from point A to point B than in the actual city that I'm visiting for the purpose of having material to ...

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Opium perfume

For the love of strong scent.


Monday, June 29, 2015

"A woman who doesn't wear perfume has no future." Coco Chanel For the love of strong scent. View post

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Best products for red hair!


Monday, June 8, 2015

Best products for red hair! Shock confession, I'm not truly a natural redhead. Yes, I admit that my gorgeous red hair is in fact, not the result of natural selection but rather the result of personal choice and eight hours undergoing agonising hair colour stripping to near white, followed by at least three shades of red hair-dye, in order to create a ...

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Best of Shiseido

Top 10 Shiseido products


Friday, May 29, 2015

There is only one woman I know of, who is a bigger shopo-holic when it comes to beauty products then me, that woman happens to be my mom! She is a very hard to please customer who doesn't get excited about just any newly discovered product, no matter how beautifully packed, well presented and advertised it is. Once every blue moon however ...

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Dominique de Merteuil editor of It's Beyond My Control fashion blog.

Top 6 makeup removers!


Friday, September 27, 2013

Top 6 makeup removers! There are many crimes a woman can commit against her own skin but the one that leaves most damage is not removing makeup before going to sleep. We've all been there and done it I know but dry skin, spots, blackheads, premature ageing and fine lines should be enough to scare any woman, convincing her of the benefits ...

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