What Benefit Cosmetics National Brow Manager Hannah Mutze doesn’t know about eyebrows isn’t worth knowing – which is why around fifty gals headed to her recent Masterclass at Myer Townsville’s Benefit Brow Bar. If you missed out, don’t worry - click here for the downlow on everything eyebrow from the Toowoomba-born brow goddess…
Confession - we ADORE corduroy ('cord' for short), but for anyone not familiar with the super-soft, ribbed, 'kind-of-denim-like-but-not-really' fabric, this cooler weather is go-time to check out this ultra-cute Cleo bodysuit and cord mini from Jaxx.
You can find them at Stockland here or visit their facebook page here
she’s a little heartbreaker / a no give and all taker / the funny thing is she don’t even know it / you can’t blame her / she don’t know about lonely
After coming second in Australia’s Got Talent in 2012 The Wolfe Brothers never looked back, a few short years later the Tasmanian country/rock trio are topping the country charts, winning CMC Awards and headlining shows around the country. Their fourth studio album Country Life powered up the charts, the second single from the album, No Sad Song, is out this week and is a sweet serenade we’d love sung to us personally by the band themselves, otherwise we'll have to settle for our not-great sing-along in the car situation instead.
Hear No Sad Song on the East Coast Style Spotify playlist here, and on Apple music here
If you’ve overplucked, missed out on the brow gene pool or simply want the on-trend old-Hollywood brows currently residing on every top model’s forehead, then a couple of great products will help you achieve great faux-brows in no time!
Benefit Foolproof Brow Powder has two complementary shades for full looking brows and blends seamlessly for up to 12 hours, it's available in three colour combinations: 1 Light, 3 Medium and 5 Deep, while the Benefit 24-HR Brow Setter invisible shaping and setting gel holds brow hairs in place with 24-hour staying power. Easy to apply and quick to dry, the custom wand features short bristles to sculpt and shape hairs in place, long bristles to evenly coat brow hairs from root to tip and a precision tip to define the tail end of the brows.
Brow Powder and 24Hr Brow Setter are RRP $42 each, you can get them as well as full brow & beauty services at the Benefit Brow bar at Myer, details here
DIY : Brow Wow WOW!
If you have sparse eyebrows, there are plenty of products and tutorials to show you how to make them look amazing – like the Benefit ones above, but finding the one tutorial that gets the job done clearly and without too much hassle can be tricky.
So we’ve scoured the interwebs for clear, easy to follow tutorials and we're giving two mega-thumbs up to this one from U.S. beauty blogger Tania Waller – it’s clear, easy to follow, close-up (for all the visually challenged out there) and looks aaaah-MAZing – see how she goes from super-sparse to super-sensational right here
Find out all the latest and greatest in environmental everything at Townsville's annual Eco-Fiesta.
There’s a free tree giveaway and you can swap your old sprinkler over for a water efficient Wobble-Tee sprinkler!
Singer Dan Sultan will headline on the main stage, along with roving entertainment, plus exhibits, educational hub, workshops, stalls, food court and more, so get on down and help show our planet some love…
It’s family-friendly, fun, and best of all it’s FREE - June 3 from 9am – 3pm, Queens Gardens, North Ward, more details here
So if we win lotto this week this absolutely divine item is right on top of our wish list because… VELVET!
The Luxe Dog Bed from Early Settler is the can't-live-without boudoir accessory for your cutest little furbaby – as well as blush pink it also comes in silver and soft teal, RRP is $399 , and you can find it at the Domain Early Settler store, details here