The 2015 Direct Cosmetics beauty awards

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The awards season is in full swing! The great and the good are seeing their achievements recognised at lavish awards ceremonies across the globe, and the Direct Cosmetics team thought they’d get in on the act! It’s time to roll out the virtual red carpet and celebrate the last 12 months of style and beauty with our very own set of awards. From the beauty breakthrough award to style icon of the year, let’s get started with the 2015 Direct Cosmetics beauty awards!

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Winter fragrances: what you need to know

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Christmas has passed, but there’s at least another couple of months of winter left to endure! If you’re fed up with dark evenings, icy roads and chilly nights, making one simple change to your daily routine could help brighten things up: start wearing a winter fragrance. Today we’re taking a look at what makes perfumes particularly suited to the winter months, and we recommend some of our favourite winter perfumes you might just be able to grab at a great price from Direct Cosmetics!

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What is the best eyeliner shape for you?

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Eyeliner is a staple used in many stunning makeup looks, but how do you know which style will really make your eyes pop? Some styles will help to round out oval eyes, while others will help provide more width to narrow eye shapes. We’re going to take a look at the best styles for different faces, along with some handy hints for top beauty buys to make the most of these simple yet effective techniques. Continue reading

Seven beauty sins: how many are you committing?

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Even the biggest beauty devotee occasionally forgets to remove makeup before bed or resort to using old makeup products that are long past their best. However, there are many beauty sins that we tend to commit far more regularly. While these sins won’t determine whether you end up in heaven or hell, they can have an effect on your health, well being and reputation amongst your peers. The Direct Cosmetics team share seven beauty sins that you might well be committing… Continue reading

New Year, new routine: best beauty buys for January

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Christmas has been and gone, and we’re finally into 2015. Have you made any resolutions? Here at the Direct Cosmetics office we’ve been restocking our warehouse with big brand products at fantastic prices. Take a peek at our new arrivals page to see the latest and greatest Direct Cosmetics deals. Overwhelmed by the choice? Don’t worry – we’ve put together a guide of the best beauty buys to start you off. We’ve scoured the catwalks for upcoming beauty trends and bundled together our top beauty recommendations to produce a list of some of the best items you should be looking out for on the Direct Cosmetics website. Continue reading

Five beauty resolutions for the New Year

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The New Year is here. Have you made any resolutions yet? Instead of setting yourself the same old resolutions like losing weight, cutting out chocolate or budgeting wisely, why not set yourself some more interesting goals instead? Make 2015 the year where you make beauty resolutions that will improve your beauty routine and transform your approach to makeup and cosmetics. From stocking up on essential beauty products to improving your skincare routine, there are plenty of effective beauty resolutions you can make this year. Continue reading

Five overnight beauty tips

Five overnight beauty tipsThese days women are spending as much time getting ready to go to bed as they do getting ready to go out, which is hardly surprising given that there are now just as many night creams available as there are day creams! If you’re fed up of waking up with puffy eyes, messy hair and blemishes, we can help. We’ve done our research and found some top beauty tips that will ensure you wake up looking and feeling fabulous. We’d always wondered how Sleeping Beauty managed to wake up looking flawless after being asleep for a hundred years and now we’ve finally sussed it – she’d clearly heard about these fantastic overnight beauty cosmetic tips! Continue reading