Archive for the ‘Beauty tips for working mums’ Category

Skincare review: acne series part 2

If you’re tired of switching from one skincare routine to another, trying new skincare products that promise clarity, but leave your skin the same or worse than before and just want something natural and different, we have three products to shout about.  Lumie Clear    Lumie Clear says that it’s

Acne: product review for grown women

Stressing over spots seems so adolescent, but it’s not just teens that suffer from acne. The global acne market will ring in $3.02 billion by 2016, according market trends, and that says a lot about how endemic the problem is. Half of women are diagnosed with some form of acne

Easy DIY pamper night

“Pamper” a word which many of us associate with both time and money. However pampering yourself doesn’t have to involve going to that latest luxury spa, or buying some premium face pack filled with unpronounceable ingredients.

Your Guide To Perfectly Defined Brows

Over the last couple of years we have seen numerous models and celebrities embrace the fuller brow look, and who can blame them? A well-groomed brow can lift your eyes and frame your face giving a more youthful appearance.

The skinflint’s beauty box must have that will even polish your shoes

Don’t be disappointed that it’s nothing revolutionary – we try to keep it simple (and cheap) here at Mothers Who Work Towers. It’s cheap, and it has more uses than you can shake a stick at.

Christmas party prep: how to do vintage makeup

Make up can play a huge part in that – and you don’t have to be a professional make-up artist to achieve a smouldering look, either. We like a vintage look, something that’s very in season and classy. Watch this video to see how you can achieve effortless glamour:

Face breaking out? Here are five tips to keep it under wraps

With hormones going haywire, mums can really suffer from a multitude of problems, one of which is dreaded acne. From mild to severe, acne can be stressful – especially if you’ve been spot free since your teens. Here are five tips from facial therapist, skincare expert and Bravura London founder,

Face breaking out? Here are five tips to keep it under wraps

With hormones going haywire, mums can really suffer from a multitude of problems, one of which is dreaded acne. From mild to severe, acne can be stressful – especially if you’ve been spot free since your teens. Here are five tips from Facial Therapist, Skincare Expert & Bravura London founder,

Video: How to conceal dark circles under your eyes

Night feeds, poorly toddler, staying up late to work…the life of a working mum can be demanding. But must the whole world see that you’re burning the candle at both ends? They will if you suffer from dark circles under your eyes! This video tutorial will show you how to

Video: how to apply lip liner

Do your lips look like something your toddler drew in by the end of the day? Do you look like a clown when you apply lip liner? Fear not – this video tutorial will show you the do’s and don’ts of applying lip liner. You need never be embarrassed again!

Fight dark circles: The best our favourite eye serums for busy mums

Being a mum tends to mean that you don’t often get an uninterrupted nights’ sleep, being a working mum can also mean having to work late and get up early to fit everything in. This is the perfect combination of stress and tiredness to create dark under eye circles. You

Video: Beauty for busy mums

These days the frumpy and tired look just doesn’t cut it – and thanks to celebs and the yummy mummies of the world, being a mum doesn’t mean you can get away with not making any effort at all with your appearance. But it can be costly – products, and

Banish the bags…top tips for looking less tired

Ask a working mother what her number one beauty concern is and you can be sure of her response. Balancing work and motherhood means feeling and looking tired is par for the course, Dr Mike Comins, Medical Director of The Private Clinic agrees: “Looking and feeling exhausted after having a

The working mum’s guide to choosing the right lipstick

Want to bring that “yummy” back into “yummy mummy”? Are you tired of wearing lip gloss and boring mute-coloured lipsticks ever day and want to brighten things up a bit?

How to wear makeup with glasses

  Glasses can make you look intelligent, smart an sexy…or dumpy. it really depends on why you’re doing with the rest of your face.  This video is great for anyone who has a makeup challenge because they wear glasses – there really is no excuse to forgo a little sprucing

A working mum’s guide to removing dark circles from under the eyes

Whether it’s staying up late because of a baby that doesn’t sleep through, or when your child is ill, or just being tired with all the running around that us working mum’s do, having dark circles under the eyes is not uncommon for mothers who work. Watch this video for tips on banishing dark circles.

Video: make-up tips for busy working mums

Being busy is no excuse not to make an effort with your appearance. Yes – we all have off days (and let’s be honest, we all do!), but if you look frumpy and haggard every day, then you really are not doing yourself any justice.

How to apply false eyelashes at home

With office Christmas parties on the horizon, are you thinking about how you can update your look and show your glamorous side? Flase lashes can help you achieve this. Watch this video to find out how to apply them.