Getting Ready for the Holidays + Christmas Giveaway: Makeup Gift Sets

The holidays come with a long list of to-dos — decorating your home, organising parties, grocery shopping, gift shopping, dress and makeup shopping, the list is endless. Is “get myself ready” on your list too?

Here are some tips on how to have a truly happy holiday:

  1. Organize your to-do list. Group them in categories — home decor, groceries, gift shopping schedules, and the most important of all – ME.
  2. Make a list of the parties you’re attending so you can prepare your dress (especially if it’s a themed party), your makeup look, and your gift (you don’t want to come empty handed).
  3. Make a list of the gifts you want to buy and group them according to family, friends, godchildren.
  4. Get “generic” gifts. It’s hard to give gifts that you will have to return to to shop to be replaced for a bigger size. But oh, keep the receipts just in case!
  5. Personalize generic gifts with cute gift cards or include an item that you think they’ll love. For family and close friends, you might want to know their wishlist!

And the most important of all:

Give yourself a gift! You deserve to be pampered for working hard this year. Get a set of outfit or two, new makeup to welcome 2017, and a ticket to your favourite holiday destination. No, that’s not splurging. It’s called loving yourself a little bit more. Happy holiday!

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MAKEUP: GIFT IT or WIN IT! 

GIFT IT! Check out our luxurious ELES gift sets that you and your friends will surely love!

 

WIN IT!

GET A CHANCE TO WIN CHRISTMAS GIFT SETS FROM ELES COSMETICS! Click on the competition banner below, enter your information once, and earn points as you complete the form. SHARING & TAGGING ELES COSMETICS earns you more chances of winning. Go back to the competition page daily, copy&paste the status message on Facebook, and click it once you’ve completed this task. Share daily until the 23rd. Draws will be on December 15 and December 23.

How to tag: Type @ELEScosmetics and Facebook will auto suggest the official page. Click on the suggestion and post! 🙂 Don’t forget to set your post to public so we can validate your entry. Good luck everyone!

On December 15, we’ll raffle 3 x Gift Box 1: Age Defying BB Cream in Light, Medium or Deep, Matte Lipstick in any shade and corresponding nail polish

On December 23, we’ll raffle 3 x Gift Box 2: Transformation Cleansing Oil, Age Defying BB Cream in Light, Medium or Deep, Matte Lipstick in any shade and corresponding nail polish

ELES Cosmetics Makeup Christmas 2016 Giveaway

Win Skincare gift sets from our partner brand Pevonia Australia:

Pevonia Organic Skincare Australia - Christmas 2016 Giveaway

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FOUR STEPS TO AIRBRUSHED SKIN

ELES NEWSLETTER MARCH

Let’s face it… we all want it! perfect skin with little or no evidence of makeup, 

Here’s how you get it!

STEP ONE: THE MULTI-TASKER
AGE-DEFYING BB CREAM
Loaded with Goji Berries, Minerals, Vitamins and Sun
Protection this wonder base is your skin care, primer
and base in one. Simply apply to cleansed skin for the
silkiest and most undetectable coverage ever!

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STEP TWO: THE PERFECTOR
DUAL ACTION CONCEALER
Nothing takes the years off more than a great
under-eye concealer, this one not only covers dark circles,
it treats them too! Apply beneath the eyes and pat into
the skin to look as though you’ve just slept 10 hours.

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STEP THREE: THE AIRBRUSHER
BAKED FINISHING POWDER DIFFUSED LIGHT
A palette full of miracles! Sweep over the skin for a soft
airbrushed finish to any base. Deeper tones enhance
contours, hightlight tones softly strobe and reflect away
imperfections, sublime skin every time!

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STEP FOUR: THE YOUTH ENHANCER
BAKED BLUSH
For a pop of colour that looks fresh, dewy and youthful,
six gorgeous shades that multi-task as blush,
eye shadow and when applied with a damp brush
can even work as a matte lipcolour!

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Want to find out more, visit www.elescosmetics.com.au

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Which shade are you? The best nail colours for your skin tone

Wondering why that nail polish you’ve had your eye on for a while suddenly doesn’t look so crash hot on your fingertips. Spend ages staring at the huge selection of colours in your local nail salon only to wonder which shade would really be best for you? Sadly there is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all shade and the reason for this is because we all have different undertones in our skin and certain colours suit some skin tones better than others!

With a rainbow of hues to choose from, selecting a shade to compliment both you and your mood can be tough! Read below and master how to pick the perfect colour for your complexion before you invest in a selection of nail polishes or fork out for a much needed professional manicure!

Best polish shades for LIGHT SKIN TONES

The best neutral tone for fair skin is pink because it supports the pink and blue undertones in pale skin. Think pinkish nudes (rather than beige nudes!) and sheer pinks but you can also go all out and try bright pinks (fuchsia with blue undertones) and sweet blush coral shades. Also pastel lavenders as well and blue based reds can look great!

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ELES polish in My Fair Lady
ELES polish in Casablanca

Best polish shades for MEDIUM SKIN TONES

Medium skin tones can vary from tan to olive to bronze complexions which of course can alter the colours that’ll work best for you, however milky pastel hues (think soft beiges and peachy pink shades) can help brighten your natural skin tone), violets, orchids and soft greeny-blues are universally flattering and gorgeous for your medium-toned complexions.

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ELES polish in Cucumber Twirl
ELES polish in Violette Macaron

Best polish shades for DARK SKIN TONES

If you have dark skin, you’ve got lots of options as dark skin tones can handle the greatest variety of colours. You are only limited by your confidence! Don’t’ go for light shades though as these can make your complexion look dull, instead opt for plums, purples, burgundy reds, deep cherries and bright pinks!

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ELES polish in Some Like it Hot
ELES polish in Hibiscus Tea

Try our new “High Tea” nail collection, a range of 6 healthy, brilliant shine, fashion colours and enjoy an outstanding lacquer experience every time.

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ELES Felt Tip Liner featured in Brides of Adelaide

Great news! ELES is currently featured in the new issue of bridal magazine, BRIDES of Adelaide.

The “Beauty Makeup Must-haves” feature on the best longwear liners prominently featured the ELES Felt Tip Liner with fantastic editorial mention. Excellent coverage and awareness for the brand and product to the magazine’s readers!

BRIDES of Adelaide magazine is a quarterly title with a readership of over 100,000.

Brides of Adelaide

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