Taming the trends: Ombré Nails

Taming the trends: Ombré NailsWith a world of colourful products out there, here at Direct Cosmetics we think its time to get creative with your makeup. Ombré, a fancy word for when one colour gradually transitions into another, is a fantastic way to try out bold colours in a more subtle style. The ombré effect is dominating everything from fashion to our faces, with ombré eyes, lips and (of course) the super on-trend dip dye hair styles can be seen everywhere from the catwalk to the corner shop. Today we’re going to show you how to ombré your nails. Try this ombré effect for fun, flirty statement nails to match any outfit! Continue reading

Common beauty issues: How to approach them

2 - Winter skincare IWhat is certain in life, other than death and taxes, is that nobody is perfect. We all have issues with our looks and bodies and it is common for us to metaphorically brush these issues under the carpet with cosmetics rather than actually facing them head on. However, in many cases, this can make the problem worse. The issues that we often struggle to deal with are more common than you actually realise and in essence, are a way for our bodies to let us know what’s wrong. Check out four common issues below and our advice to let you know just what you can do to help yourself… Continue reading