MINMAX – THE BEST EYELINERS

READ FULL ARTICLE Ruby goes for long-lasting and easy application. Her pick is from the american brand Hourglass: “My ultimate pick for the best eyeliner has to be the mechanical gel eyeliner by Hourglass. It is simply the best for a thin or thick cat flick. Plus it...

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AURELIA SKINCARE

"I am obsessed with cleansers and believe great skin starts with them. My current favourite is the Aurelia Miracle Cleanser." Ruby Hammer...

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GET THE GLOSS: ADDRESSING HYPER-PIGMENTATION

FROM HOW TO EAT YOUR WAY TO MORE EVEN SKIN TO THE BEAUTY ESSENTIALS THAT ACTUALLY DELIVER, HERE’S YOUR GO-TO GUIDE FOR ADDRESSING DARK CIRCLES, SUN SPOTS AND HYPERPIGMENTATION FROM THE INSIDE OUT When it comes to smart skincare, we’re big believers that an inside out...

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SUMMER SKIN

To keep problem skin at bay make sure to body brush daily and exfoliate. I love the MIO SKINCARE natural dry body brush, it is slightly larger than the palm of your hand so that you can grip easily whilst brushing upwards in the direction of your heart. The brush...

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FESTIVAL OF BEAUTY

Whether it’s Coachella, Glastonbury or the House Festival if you love music and fashion the fields provide the hottest catwalks around. This time of year wipes come into their own, whether it’s facial, antibacterial, deodorant or feminine hygiene. Festivals are one of...

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PICK OF THE DAY: NARS CHRISTOPHER KANE

What's not to love when you get two amazing brands joining together for a beauty collaboration? The NARS / CHRISTOPHER KANE Neoneutral collaboration consists of 10 pieces to let you achieve the Christopher Kane look at home. I love the tweak to the logo on the pack -...

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INSTYLE: BEAUTY ICON HONEY RYDER

I love working with Cassie at InStyle so when I got a call to ask for some tips on how to achieve the beach glamour of the infamous original Bond girl Honey Ryder I happily  imparted my knowledge. Honey has a timeless sun-kissed, groomed brows and defined eyes look -...

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PICK OF THE DAY: DIORSHOW

Tea and make up a great way to start the day. Reviewing my kit at the moment and the DIORSHOW range is going straight in. The mascara is the blackest black and creates immediate volume and intensity whilst being build-able for the most extreme...

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MINMAX BEAUTY: PRO PICKS MASCARA

READ FULL ARTICLE Ruby never fusses around, and when we asked her for her favourite Mascara, her anser was as clear as glass: "Oh definitely the GRANDIOSE MASCARA by LANCOME. It's great for volume and extra drama - and due to its swan like neck super easy to...

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HARRODS MAGAZINE: NARS DUAL INTENSITY BLUSH

FOR VIDEO AND FULL ARTICLE CLICK HERE Ruby Hammer MBE teams up with NARS to take us through two modern looks using the brand’s versatile DUAL-INTENSITY BLUSH       Step 1: BROW DOWN “Brows play an important part in framing the face and can get lost with a bronzed...

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JEWEL TONES BEAUTY: MICRO LINER TUTORIAL

You don't get a more vibrant a personality in beauty than Ateh Jewel and I'm proud to have been included in one of her videos for Jewel Tones. I show Ateh how to create a tight micro liner look to lift and enhance the eye whilst looking like you aren't wearing liner....

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PICK OF THE DAY: SHISEIDO PERFECTING CONCEALER

Almost every professional make up artist has the fabulous CLEU DE PEAU concealer in their kit but it comes at a price for the privilege of the high quality ingredients. I am thrilled to say the new SHISEIDO PERFECTING CONCEALER (which is made by the same parent...

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: ROOT MAGAZINE

Throwing it all the way back to February 1984 a blast from the past courtesy of Fatima Khassal, Root Magazine. This was one of my first photoshoots and the first time i'd had my make up done by another artist. Not sure I could recreate the look now with the abundance...

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PICK OF THE DAY: GUERLAIN MAXI LASH SO VOLUME MASCARA

When your mascara already has the perfect combination of formulation and packaging to create long luscious lashes what more can you add to it? GUERLAIN MAXI LASH SO VOLUME MASCARA has added a fresh floral fruity fruity fragrance. Delivering volume from the first swipe...

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GET THE GLOSS: 10 WAYS TO LOSE WEIGHT WITHOUT DIETING

GET THE GLOSS asked the pros about weight loss cheats you can employ to give your bikini body goals a boost in the right direction... CONTOUR YOUR WAY SLIM WITH MAKEUP ARTIST RUBY HAMMER CONTOUR LIKE A PRO My tips are an extension of contouring: giving yourself more...

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A FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH: MIN MAX BEAUTY

Starting with a very nude and bare look Ruby Hammer gradually added more and more drama to each shot transforming Fleur from "Girl next door" to a classic "Grace Kelly" before finally ending up with a "rock chick" look. For the full details of the MINMAX BEAUTY "A...

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