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Top Ten Natural Winter Products

It’s freezing cold in Berlin right now and I’ve finally come to accept that winter is here to stay. The seasonal attack of brutal biting wind on my skin and hair never fails to leave me feeling dull and all dried out. Oftentimes inside is no better, as a result of indoor heating systems that sap moisture from the air. What to do? My colleague Annie recently explained how to

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Easy Festive Makeup Look

Holiday potlucks, family gatherings, new years parties—there are so many events to prep yourself for this time of year. With so much to do, it’s easy to lose the time to doll yourself up. You’ve been so busy decorating your home, you’ve run out of time to decorate yourself. That’s why we’ve prepared a versatile holiday look that will suit any occasion. This look was done on our very own

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X-mas Raffle: RMS Giveaway – CLOSED

Looking glam during the holidays is on the top of everyone’s to-do list and there’s no better way to do it than by playing with RMS’s little pots of makeup magic. Create a cozy and romantic look for Christmas and then follow it up with a sleek and city-chic New Years look. We’re excited to announce that three lucky ladies will have the chance to win an RMS gift sets this holiday

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Yummy Mummy: Miriam, Graphic Designer, Self-Employed and Totally Relaxed

Yummy Mummy is a recurring feature on Amazingy Magazine that serves to shine a spotlight on the supermoms who combine raising a family with their own career and life goals — and look great while they do it.  Our Yummy Mummy for the month of November is Miriam – a beautiful young mom with bright blue eyes. She told me about her job working in her own design office and

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Three different Lip Colors to wear this Fall

Fall is definitely the season to rock a bold lip color. When the air gets colder and we gradually have to say goodbye to our summer tan, it’s the perfect time to pull attention to our pout. ILIA has just launched their new Fall/Winter collection, which includes three beautiful new shades that are sure to flatter any skin color. The names of the lipsticks are derived from Bram Stroker’s Dracula,

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5 Trending Makeup Looks to Try Out this Fall

These makeup looks have been all over the runways, but are casual enough that they definitely translate into IRL wearable styles. Switch up your make-up routine this season and get inspired by the trends dominating the fall fashion weeks. Now, your change in wardrobe will be paired with these fitting autumnal looks. Black Lined Eyes This season is about drama, and that means defining your eyes. That’s right, both top

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Get the Look: Color Me Blue

Give your black eyeliner the day off. Kjær Weis has reimagined the cat eye in a stroke of colorful blue, a fresh new take on classic starlet beauty. • Prime your face so it’s the perfect canvas for a bold-eyed look. Moisturize and sparingly apply our Cream Foundation; fill in the brows with a shadow close to your brow color for a clean, groomed look. • Dust a light, neutral

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Get the Look: Color Synergy

Layer and blend our newest colors and our classic colors with a quiet irreverence. Shade the eyes in a spectrum of browns; Add a touch of coral cheek to a shimmering nude Lip Tint. The end effect? Graceful dimension to the face. • After moisturizing, apply our Cream Foundation over the face. Use a large brush, like our Blush Brush in loose, sweeping strokes for a flawlessly natural look. •

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Introducing the New RMS Products: Swatches and Review

We were all giddy with excitement at the Amazingy office a couple of weeks ago when we received a package from RMS Beauty. Rose-Marie Swift launched not only one but four exciting new additions to her beauty line. Every single tub was like a dream come true for green beauty addicts. I have had them sitting on my desk for a while now, and even took all of them with

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Yummy Mummy: Madhavi, Yogini, Full Time Blogger and Mother

Yummy Mummy is a recurring feature on Amazingy Magazine that serves to shine a spotlight on the supermoms who combine raising a family with their own career and life goals — and look great while they do it. I’m meeting Madhavi on a gloomy Wednesday morning for coffee. Around 10 am, a radiant woman enters the place and embraces me in a hug. Madhavi is the kind of person that

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Natalia Does Trends: Pretty in Pink

This month’s trend is a very feminine approach to nude make up. Pink eyeshadow is going to make your eyes pop this season! Pink and coral hues are effortlessly romantic as well as clean and chic. As seen on the spring catwalks from Jill Stuart, Altuzarra and Dior, the shades varied from pastel to vibrant – but they were all tender and fun! This trend was also picked up fast

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Get the Look: Bridal Magnetism

When all eyes are on you, it’s time to celebrate your natural beauty. With a palette of taupey neutrals and fresh pinks, you can create the most beautiful version of yourself – effortlessly. It’s so easy there’s no need to wait until the wedding. Lets be honest, all eyes are on you every day. • Start with a clean, well moisturized face. Apply just enough Cream Foundation to create flawless,

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Office faves – Gressa Minimalist Serum Foundation

Holy grail foundation – Check! I was on the hunt for the perfect organic foundation for the better part of my teenage and adult life and I can confidently say now that I’ve found it – long live Gressa’s Minimalist Serum foundation. I love this serum foundation for its insanely smooth texture, its weightlessness, its natural coverage and everything else! My skin is pretty unproblematic nowadays – which has not

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Natalia Does Trends: Bronzed Babe

Sun-kissed skin was a big trend that I saw all over the runways this season! How appropriate for this trend to set in, with the first sunbeams kissing our faces and the warmer months within one’s reach. Our skin takes on a whole different look when we get enough sun, something that many designers tried to capture through radiant skin with a gentle bronze. As seen at Balmain, Alberta Ferretti,

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How to use HIRO Mineral Foundation

The great thing about HIRO Mineral Foundation is that you only need a small amount to have full coverage. Using the right technique, you can easily create flawless looking skin, while nourishing your skin at the same time. Here’s how: Prep your skin Many people overlook this step, but prepping the skin correctly will make sure the Mineral Foundation lasts through the day. The mineral foundation comes in the form

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Natalia does trends: Flirty Flush

Embrace winters cheekiest trend with the flush-faced makeup I recently spotted all over the runways. Stella McCartney, Michael Kors, Tibi and many more (all AW 15/16) teased us with an ultra-feminine trend that works on every skin tone: flushed cheeks to the max. You don’t have to sculpt your face to emphasize your most flattering facial features. Put aside your contouring powders and stock up on warm peach tones, rosy

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Romantic Christmas Eve: a makeup how-to with ILIA Beauty cosmetics

For our final post of this year in the ILIA makeup how-to series, hair and makeup artist Aennikin created a sweet yet sultry look using only IlIA Beauty cosmetics. This look is perfect for romantic winter days spent with that special someone, preferably with some Glühwein, eggnog, or a Christmas tree around. Here’s how you can create the look Step 1: To achieve an even complexion, start with a cleansed and well-moisturized face

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Swatched: natural foundations and concealers compared!

Dark circles, blemishes or redness are the unwelcome side effects of everyday life that everyone suffers from. In order to achieve a fresh and well-rested look, we cheat with concealers, foundations and creams. There is a huge selection of cover-up products out there, and keeping track of all of them is not an easy task. There are so many questions to answer: which product is the best for my skin

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DIY: organic foundation & tinted moisturiser

With this 1 min recipe, you’ll turn your minerals into a fluid foundation or tinted moisturizer. No fuzz, but radiant glowing & happy skin.