Beauty

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    Are barbershops a man’s world?

    In recent years, celebrities like Scarlett Johansson and Ruby Rose with their trademark cropped cuts have sparked an increase in the number of women supporting daring, statement hairstyles. Although still predominantly occupied by men, more and more women have been straying from the hairdressers to get a little more than a trim down in the …

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    The beauty of drag culture

    Inside the dressing room of Trianon in Paris, drag superstar Katya shows the camera crew around. “We have the girls over here- there’s Michelle, Sharon and Courtney,” she announces. “Okay, here we go,” Katya sits down at her chair and begins ‘painting’- the drag term for a male performer putting on makeup and ‘painting on’ …

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    Scents of the festive season

    Scents of ginger, cinnamon and pumpkin spice are in the air as it is beginning to smell a lot like Christmas. As far as Christmas gifts go, perfume and colognes are almost always a winner. Winter doesn’t have to mean throwing your favourite candy sweet and summery perfume in the corner, however cold weather fragrances …

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    MAC releases Christmas collection

    MAC released its 2017 snowball holiday collection on to Irish shelves on Wednesday 23rd of October. The new winter themed collection draws inspiration from Chanel in the bold use of metallic this season. “Find your rhythm and light up the night in cool frost and high-chrome shine. We’ve got all the bling you’ll ever need …

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    Fall/ Winter 2017 beauty trends

    The season of gloomy skies and fallen leaves is finally upon us – and with that means goodbye to the natural tanned makeup of summer and hello to the new beauty trends from the A/W Paris, Milan, London and New York fashion weeks. From smudged ‘just made-out’ lips to luminous, glowing skin, there is a …

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    Benefit breakfast & brows event

    Benefit is running an event in Dublin this month for all you people with busy and demanding schedules- in other words, us students. The event boasts a brow treatment (tint & wax) by the brow experts at Benefit. Breakfast is included along with a goodie bag that contains 2 products, and if that isn’t enough …

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    Bold Brows, Blusher, and Boys

    This article appeared in the first 2016/2017 issue of the Look magazine The makeup industry has changed drastically due to social media and the rise of beauty bloggers. Within mere seconds of logging onto Instagram, you can see the same pose from expertly painted faces. With the rise of the beauty blogger, came the rise …

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    Scent of a Woman

    This article appeared in the first 2016/2017 issue of the Look magazine Perfume is a luxury we often consider a non-luxury, most days you set about your morning regime: moisturize, brush your hair and even if you decide not to wear make-up that day, you still put on your perfume and carry the bottle around …