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Never underestimate the power of the brow

You must never under estimate the power of the eyebrow”; these wise words spoken by Jack Black ring true in the reigning decade of the big brow. The 80s had their shoulders and we have the power brow. Eyebrows shape and define your face and can completely alter your appearance. Anybody that has ever had […]

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The damaging effect of Instagram’s golden girls

When I scroll through my Instagram feed, I am confronted by girls with the flexibility of a Russian gymnast, doing yoga poses on a beach somewhere as the sunset on the horizon falls just in line with their blonde messy topknot. I scroll past bowls of breakfast filled with kiwi, yoghurt and goji berries, plus […]

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Parisa’s Beauty Guide: Fake eyelashes 101

A warning: Semi permanent lash extensions are a highly addictive habit. I remember the days before I was hooked. I would coat my very average eyelashes in layer upon layer of mascara. For nights out I would even put talcum powder between the layers to make them even thicker and longer but those days are […]

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The independent fashion brands you do not want to miss

Depending on your social circle, it is a Monday/Tuesday night and you have just stumbled gracefully into the Why Not/Cab Vol toilets. You’re sweaty, you’re drunk but thanks to the stylish outfit that you’ve painstakingly put together for this evening’s soiree, you’re looking and feeling top notch. However, tonight is not your night. Tragedy strikes […]