The Powder Room

Today we meet sisters Helen and Kitty, the girls behind this gorgeous lipstick range Love, Honour and be True. LHBT has been specifically designed with the bride in mind, making them a must for all bridal makeup kits.  These lippy’s are moisturizing, non bleeding, and long lasting.  Available in 5 shades to ...more »
That light bulb moment that makes your eyes pop.  Been applying eye makeup for the wrong eye shape for as many years as you can remember?  Well here you have it.  Smashbox Cosmetics global pro Makeup Artist Lori Taylor tells us about the importance of eye shape.  Breaking eye shapes down in to ...more »
Add a twist to your wedding day hairstyle this summer, with this sweet and simple hair styling trend! A twist is soft, romantic, and reminiscent of days gone by. Whether you’re a classic bride, or a boho babe, a twist can effortlessly tie in (excuse the pun) with many bridal ...more »
There  is so much I love about winter.  Mulled wine, cosy evenings by the fireplace and winter fashion to name a few. It’s also ball and event season – time to step into the cool, looking and feeling ,no less than amazing for that next party or formal gathering. As ...more »
Sensitive Skin is brought to you by Angela Renee Hair & Makeup Specialist In today’s environment having sensitive skin is a part of everyday life for many. Especially at this time of year the change in the seasons and in door heating can contribute to dry sensitive skin. From eczema, ...more »
False lashes of every kind are infiltrating the beauty counters. Once a niche beauty statement, false lashes are fast becoming a regular beauty staple for the average woman. Falsies are an affordable and accessible enhancement to the eyes, that can deliver wow results to the wearer. Many of us have ...more »
It’s a new year! The time for resolutions and wish lists. It’s a great time to re-invent yourself with a new look, or treat yourself to a whole new beauty regime. Today’s Bridal Series article is all about how a little extra can go a long way to enhance your ...more »
You have found your dream wedding gown, scoured thecountry for the perfect shoes and spent countless hours’ online hunting for those special touches.  How your bridal ensemble will come together can often be hard to imagine.  Rather than crossing your fingers and hoping for the best, why not maximise your ...more »
We are lucky in New Zealand, we have many talented wedding specialists to choose from, to look after all aspects of your wedding arrangement’s. From flowers, to photography, planning the day, to catering and venues. No matter what your taste and personality there is sure to be a professional to ...more »
Wedding day hair has come along way from barrel curls and stiff shiny up-do’s. Now theres a new meaning the the words “Let your hair down”, we mean it literally. There are no rules when it comes to Bridal hair and this excites me greatly, Here’s my top 8 tips ...more »