ere perez, natural cosmetics, eco-makeup artist, primed and powdered
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Eco-makeup artist musings: Why work with me?

I thought I’d write something a little different today. I’ve written a post explaining my eco-makeup services (you can read it here). Today I wanted to write something a little more personal. I want to let you know the benefits of working with me and the problems I can solve. I am an eco-makeup artist …

caring for your skin, skin care, skin care routine, green beauty, clean beauty
green beauty skin care

Skin first. Always. How to care for your skin, part II

Welcome to Part II of the ‘Skin First. Always.’ blog. If you haven’t read Part I, click here. In this post, I explore the basic skin care routine you can follow morning and night to achieve the glowing skin you want. It will look something like this: am: cleanse, tone, serum, moisturiser, eye product and …

Skin first, Always, skin care, green beauty
green beauty skin care

Skin first. Always. How to care for your skin, part I

‘Skin first. Always.’ You will hear me say, and write this over and over again. Looking after your skin is one of the most powerful beauty rituals you can do. why should you care for your skin? There are a number of reasons why you should invest your time and money into caring for your …

sun protection, sunscreen, skin care, premature aging
green beauty skin care

Sunscreen 101: premature aging and fun in the sun

‘I hope they have sunscreen on!’ This is my first thought when I see people sunbaking at the beach. Apparently Queensland is infamously known as the ‘skin cancer capital of the world’. Which is quite alarming as I live on the Gold Coast.  We all know that the sun, just like smoking, can prematurely age …

styling consultation, bridal trial
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Why a styling consultation can make or break your pre-wedding zen

So you’re busy right? Venue, flowers, photographer, dresses and the rest of your to-do list. Believe me, once this is over, you’re going to wonder what you used to do with all of your time. In all of the madness, having a styling consultation or ‘trial’ can seem trivial. I mean, you’re hiring a pro …

eco-makeup artist
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eco-makeup artistry: why it’s important and why I offer it

primed+powdered was born from the idea of providing high-end services and treatments, while being mindful of the impact on the environment and without compromising clients’ health. It all started with my love of makeup. I am an eco-makeup artist. This means that I choose to use products that are natural, cruelty-free and non-toxic. Read why …

online parcel, natural beauty, beauty detox, primed and powdered
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Starting your beauty detox? 3 online stores that have your back

Making the decision to detox your beauty bag is a major one. I am so happy that you have joined me on this adventure! If you are still undecided and are just reading these words to see where it leads, I’m glad you’re here too. I haven’t lost you yet. where do I start? One …

detox, natural beauty, green beauty, clean beauty
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Detox your beauty regime: How to start your clean beauty journey

When I found out that lipsticks on the market contain lead (which attacks our central nervous system to cause coma, convulsions and even death) my chin almost hit the floor. I just couldn’t believe it. This startling revelation was one of many that prompted me to start my beauty detox. According to No More Dirty …

green beauty, clean beauty, natural beauty, organic beauty
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Green beauty: a world of claims + how to become a label-reading pro

I’m sure you’ve heard of green beauty. These buzz words seem to be everywhere at the moment. You can’t walk into a salon, chemist or store without seeing them jumping off green, leaf-laden labels. But what do these all mean? Well, not a lot really. Now I know, you might be a little confused. Isn’t …

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