Monday, 11 February 2013

Best dressed at the Grammy's 2013 !

Grammys  Best  Dressed & Hottest   Cuties!!!!
Who wore WHO? Whos your Favourite ?

Kelly Rowland In Georges Chakra Couture
We don't know how the Destiny's Child star got around the dress code in this panelled dress, but wow. The sheer inserts show off just enough to keep us guessing (and to point our eyes in the right direction), and that halter neckline shows off her sculpted arms. Simple hair and makeup and gorgeous earrings top off a stunning look
Amber Rose In Donna Karan
We love that the mother-to-be chose a subtle gown to let her belly take center stage. Her soft makeup highlighted her lovely face, while the cutout at her neckline added just a touch of interest.

Rihanna In Azzedine Alaia
The pop star surprised us by wearing something so romantic (no comment, however, on her romantic choices). Her crimson gown showed off her toned upper body and complemented her ombré hair while the dreamy train was pure glamour.
Beyoncé In OSMAN by Osman Yousefzada
Queen B is on a best-dressed rampage these days, and we can't wait to see what she does next. We love that she's experimenting with lesser-known designers and unexpected shapes (hello, jumpsuit!). The graphic black and white calls attention to her shapely arms, while those sleek pants show off her killer curves.

Chrissy Teigen In Joy Ciocci
John Legend's lady pulls off a multitude of trends with aplomb here. Her bare midriff is risky, but she keeps it elegant but keeping her belly button covered. That slit shows off her killer stems, but the seafoam-hued clutch offers enough of a distraction to not be overwhelmed by all that skin.

Carrie Underwood

Adele In Valentino
The Grammys are all about taking risks, and the new mom succeeded in an unlikely way. Usually clad in all black, we love seeing Adele in a bright floral frock that plays off her warm skin tone, and shows off her waist. The matching shoes are a fun accent

Estelle In Genelle Brooks x Love Collins
Daring to bare at an awards ceremony is a risk, especially when adding a loud print to the mix. But the Grammys is the perfect time to try things out, and these colors complement the singer's complexion.

Jennifer LopeZ

Taylor swift 
Our best dressed!!!!
Taylor looked gooooorgeous in a cream J. Mendel dress at the Grammy Awards. Loving the metallic accents and her flirty halo braid too!


Friday, 8 February 2013


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Sunday, 3 February 2013


10 Must-Have Makeup Tools 


Wondering which makeup tools are truly essential? Here are the top 10 makeup helpers no beauty junkie should live without. 

Brushes, sponges, and more… your makeup bag simply isn’t complete without a few key essentials. Here are the top 10 makeup tools to help you apply makeup like a pro.
  1. Powder Puff
    Makeup expert Vincent Longo says he's never without a velour (and it must be velour) powder puff for applying loose or pressed powder. "I find that with the right powder puff the skin will look flawless almost without any foundation," he says. It's also great for toning down the color of your blush or eye makeup if you've accidentally applied too much or for cleaning up the area under your eyes, where excess shadow often lands and eyeliner smudges occur. 
  2. Wedge Sponge
    This is a great makeup tool for applying liquid foundation evenly and for smoothing creams into your skin. High-quality ones are dense but not stiff. When using with foundation, press and pat, rather than dragging the sponge across the face. If you have skin allergies, be sure to choose wedge sponges that are latex free.
  3. Concealer Brush
    To achieve a flawless complexion, concealer is a must. Whether you use a liquid-, cream-, or powder-based formula, the best way to apply this product is with a concealer brush. Its precise oval head makes covering up blemishes and other imperfections a cinch.
  4. Smudge Brush
    This short-bristled brush is ideal for blending eye makeup to achieve smoldering, smoky eyes. The tapered head and thickly packed bristles let you easily smudge eye shadow in the creases and soften lines along the lashes.
  5. Eyeliner Brush
    The easiest to use are flat-head, blunt-cut eyeliner brushes that let you "push" the makeup along your lash line to give you intense color at the base of the lashes. Brushes with an angled tip allow for a bit more definition. Eyeliner brushes can be used with liquid or powder eyeliner.
  6. Eyelash Curler
    This makeup tool preps your lashes for mascara by giving you the perfect upward curl. To use, place the open curler on your lashes as close to the lash line as possible, and gently squeeze the handles together until they touch, then release. Silicone (rather than rubber) pads provide the best crimp-free curl.
  7. Eyebrow Brush/Lash Comb
    You'll get the most bang for your buck with a dual-sided brow brush and lash comb. The brush side shapes your brows (with or without eyebrow gel), and the comb side defines brow hairs and removes mascara clumps from your lashes.
  8. Lip Brush
    Makeup artists consider this tool indispensable. The brush has a pointed head, tapered at the sides, allowing you to define your lips — and make your lip color look like it was professionally applied. Opt for a retractable lip brush, which will help keep your cosmetics bag clean and the brush head free from germs, hair, and lint.
  9. Cotton Swabs 
    For tiny makeup fixes, there's nothing better than good old cotton swabs. Just dip one end in a bit of toner or facial cream and wipe off an errant dot of mascara, or use dry to clean up a lip-liner goof.
  10. Cotton Rounds
    Use these fluffy pads with your favorite facial cleanser for all-over makeup removal. For the delicate eye area, thick, quilted rounds are best since they're extra soft and won't fall apart. Cotton rounds can also be used to apply astringent or toner after washing your face — or with nail-polish remover to wipe away your manicure


8 Bad Habits That Can Harm Your Teeth

Do you crunch on ice or clench your jaw? Stop — you could be damaging your teeth. 

Are you wrecking your teeth without even knowing it? If you suck your thumb or suck on lemons, you’re doing your pearly whites wrong. And did you know that biting your nails is not only bad for your fingers, it can actually hurt your teeth, too?
While some of these dental health “don’ts” can do immediate damage to your teeth (by cracking or breaking them), the effects of others may add up over time, harming your dental health in the long run. So put all 8 of these bad habits to rest — for your teeth’s sake.

1. Say No to Soft Drinks

Always have a soda on hand? Carbonated drinks can be bad for your teeth, because they tend to be very acidic. "Even if it's diet, the acidity of [soda] is just corroding your enamel, The effects of soda on teeth are even worse if you slowly sip it over a long period of time. "People don't realize they are bathing their teeth in acid for an hour," she adds. The acidity in soda can lead to dental health problems such as decay around your gum line and loss of enamel.

2. Don't Brush Too Hard

Brushing your teeth regularly is part of good oral hygiene, but if you brush too vigorously, you can cause more harm than good. Brushing your teeth too hard can wear down enamel, irritate your gums, make your teeth sensitive to cold, and even cause cavities. To avoid these problems, We recommend using a soft bristled toothbrush. "Just look for the letters NDA [Nigerian Dental Association] on the box, which means the bristles are firm enough to remove plaque, but soft enough not to cause damage.

3. Thumbs Down on Thumb Sucking

Children who still suck their fingers or thumbs after their permanent teeth start coming in — usually around the age of 5 or 6 — could be causing permanent changes that affect tooth and jaw structure. Specifically, thumb sucking can cause a misalignment of the teeth, This misalignment can lead to a number of issues, including difficulty chewing and breathing problems — so help wean your child off his thumb.

4. Lay Off the Lemons

People who suck lemons may be putting their dental health in jeopardy. Why? Lemons are very acidic,The acidity corrodes the enamel [of the teeth]." Repeated exposure to acidic substances can cause tooth enamel to erode, creating a rough texture on the surface of your teeth.

5. Refrain From Jaw Clenching and Tooth Grinding

For some people, stress can trigger frequent clenching of the jaw or grinding of the teeth. "There is a severe amount of pressure on your teeth when you do that, and you can get microfractures or actual fractures in your teeth,. Microfractures are weakened areas in your teeth that puts them at risk for further damage. Jaw clenching or tooth grinding can also damage dental work.

6. Do You Crunch on Ice? Cool It

Ice cubes may seem harmless, we has these words of advice: "Beware of the killer cube." The cold temperature and the hardness of ice cubes can cause serious damage to your teeth. "Our teeth are designed to crush through things, not against something. Even though crunching ice with your teeth may be easy, keep in mind that your blender needs special blades to crush ice.

7. Your Teeth Are Not a Tool

Many people use their teeth to break off a tag on clothing, rip open a package of potato chips, or even unscrew bottle tops. But according to Price, teeth are meant to help us do three things: Chew food, speak properly, and look better when we smile. "Teeth are not pliers, teeth are not hooks. Using your teeth as a tool is a threat to dental health and can damage dental work or cause your teeth to crack.

8. Boycott Nail Biting

Biting your nails doesn't just harm the appearance of your hands — it can also damage your teeth and become an oral hygiene issue. "People who bite their nails usually do it chronically. Regularly biting your nails can cause your teeth to move out of place. In addition, nail biting could potentially cause teeth to break or tooth enamel to splinter.