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9 Jan

Gothic Makeup Tips

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We all know goths express themselves through makeup and clothes however how dark is too dark when it comes to makeup? Gothic or not we all hate looking like we've been punched in the eye! Get that look right girl! So, if you are just getting started this article is for you. Eye makeup Choose a dramatic look or compliment your eyes with a unique look using eyeliner only. Combining colours is common but choose to use colours that work well together. Foundation Goths tend to choose a very light foundation, usually choosing a foundation or powder that is 2 shades lighter than their natural skin colours. Depending on how gothic you want to look there is probably no need to use bronzer (that's too girly...
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2 Dec

Nail Envy

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You're never fully dressed without your nails being done just the way you like them. There are a few design styles and shapes that are trending at the moment, and all of them are able to be 'tweaked' to reflect your own personal style and take. Simply ask your nail technician to recommend the most flattering to your nail and hand. One of the trending shapes is the 'square' shape, which is a classic shape, but can be modernised with the colour and designs that you dress them with. The 'square' shape is also a good style to go with if you have a very active lifestyle as it is a strong shape, this will make breakages less likely. Another trending shape...
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23 Nov

Dramatic Colour

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Thinking about making a dramatic hair colour change? Formal Formula has you covered! The latest trend in beauty is wild coloured hair! Everyone has it, from Kelly Osbourne in pastel pink to Katy Perry rocking out vibrant blue! Here are Formal Formula's top 3 commandments for funky wild hair! Know yourself. Not only do you need the confidence but you also need to understand your skin tone as well as your hair's texture. Lifestyle. As dorky as it sounds but your lifestyle does count, unfortunately a lot of people judge and work places in particular will not accept certain hairstyles. So before jumping on board, sit down and ask yourself, is this worth the argument with my boss? Is this hairstyle appropriate for...
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15 Nov

Refined & Defined

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Mick, Owner of Stay Local tells Formal Formula what the latest trends are for men's hair. There are two popular styles trending at the moment. Shaved in side part- this is a modern take on the classic 50's corporate New York cut (as seen on Donald Draper in Mad Men) the modern style of today takes it a lot shorter on the sides and shaves right up to the point of the part which begins at the curve of the forehead. Some use a track to really place emphasis on the part. Slick back undercut - This is a classic take on WW2 era haircut. Basically both sides are shaved tight to the skin and taken up on both sides to the point...
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13 Mar

Luxurious, Soft & Shimmering

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As we slowly go into the colder season we tend to look at warmer colours to wear. Featuring luxurious soft shimmering satin jerseys, dreamy silk fabrics, sparkly sequins, ethereal soft tulle and much more. Goddess by Nature have a rang of multiway dresses suitable for every woman and season. Since their launch in 2012, Goddess by Nature have made over 700 dresses. Here are some of Formal Formula's favourite winter colours. GoddessbyNature.com  ...
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13 Mar

The Mika Collection

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It's fun, flirtatious and flattering! It's When Freddy Met Lilly's new formal / prom collection. Embracing luscious colour palettes using bright reds and rose pinks, this killer collection was inspired by Miss Kendall Jenner. All class, all sophistication with more than a hint of edgy swagger. Located in Brisbane, When Freddie Met Lilly ranges from Formal Gowns through to Bridal Gowns. Changing with seasons, each collection is growing and evolving. www.whenfreddiemetlilly.com.au ...
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5 Jul

Drastic Colour

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Thinking about making a drastic hair colour change? Formal Formula has you covered! The latest trend at the moment in beauty is wild coloured hair! Everyone has it, from Kelly Osborne in pastel pink to Katy Perry rocking out vibrant blue.   Here are Formal Formula’s top 3 commandments of funky wild hair! Know yourself: Not only do you need the confidence but you also need to understand your skin tone as well as your hair’s texture. Lifestyle: As dorky as it sounds but your lifestyle does count, unfortunately a lot of people judge and work places in particular will not accept certain hairstyles. So before jumping on board, sit down and ask your self, is this worth the argument with my boss? Is...
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5 Jul

The Bridal Diary Introduction

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Planning your wedding and feeling a little lost? We understand that there are many things running through a soon-to-be bride’s mind such as the date, the chosen bridesmaids, chosen venue and more importantly the dress! Your wedding dress is your most important purchase. The dress you choose for yourself and your bridesmaids must represent you, so take into consideration the style of dress and of course the colour. Every bride deserves to feel like a princess on her big day. Make a statement!...
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