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Pantone Colour of the year 2018 - and harmonising make up hues

Written by Wendy Hill on February 28th, 2018.      0 comments

Pantone 2018 model image 233x207 It's official - Ultra Violet has been selected as Pantone's colour of the year for 2018.

Ultra Violet means beyond violet and shows in the colour spectrum as deep and bold.
Violet colours are associated with meaningful inspiration and spiritual fulfilment. They represent the dream, the imagination and the future. In creative terms they’re inspired by science, space and what lies ahead for us in the future.

Making Money with Makeup

Written by Michelle Richardson, L.E on November 22nd, 2017.      0 comments

Making Money with Makeup 233x207 Aestheticians are considered licensed makeup artists, however, very few skin care professionals take advantage of that title. 

Studies show that most women wish they were more skilled at applying their own makeup. Statistics show that the retail cosmetic sales industry is a billion dollar business. Licensed professionals should be suggesting what is best for their clients' skin and coloring and current trends. 
Topics: Makeup

Hello Spring!

Written by Wendy hill Cosmetics on July 31st, 2017.      0 comments

april-flowers-hello-april-hello-spring-Favim It’s been a chilly old winter here in NZ so far!

But as sure as the sun will rise in the morning, Spring will follow Winter. And so we look forward to the warmer weather, newborn lambs and beautiful spring blossoms.

Face Study and Face Shapes for Professional Makeup

Written by Wendy Hill - Wendy Hill Cosmetics on September 21st, 2016.      0 comments

13244158 1018373111543665 1039539566992600136 o-2-324 Highlighting and Contouring – it’s not as simple as some people make it out to be

Given how popular “highlighting and contouring” has been lately – Wendy Hill Cosmetics feel that one needs to understand the concepts behind the techniques and difference face shapes before using light and dark shades correctly!  This article and visual will introduce readers to the techniques actual Makeup Artists use

Through passion for Makeup comes a Journey to success

Written by Wendy Hill on April 14th, 2016.      0 comments

Image 2-320-440 Spa Beauty NZ sharing Wendy Hill's journey to Success

As a two-year old, I had a little handbag that always had a lipstick and a cake of rouge in it. I’ve loved makeup for as long as I can remember, and the creation of my own signature brand was the fulfilment of my childhood passion
Topics: Business, Makeup

Beauty Clinic Countdown for Summer Weddings

Written by Wendy Hill on October 2nd, 2015.      0 comments

Beauty Salon Wedding Business SpaBeauty NZ Articles The Total Bridal Preparation Package - a Vital Part of Your Business.

The summer bridal season is usually the busiest for beauty clinics and hair salons, with wedding packages a vital part of business revenue and an opportunity to gain new clients.
Topics: Business, Makeup

How Makeup Can Maximise Your Clinic's Revenue!

Written by Wendy Hill on August 17th, 2015.      0 comments

Beauty Therapy Makeup Articles SpaBeauty NZ Constantly working to increase your clinic’s income is essential to running a profitable beauty business.

Increasing income requires you to either (a) sell more services or (b) increase prices. Retaining current customers and attracting new clients helps to increase money flow. Another option is to analyse your clinic’s current offerings and service quality to identify areas you can change and improve.
Topics: Business, Makeup

What You Need to Know About Your Skin Care Products

Written by Tegan Frost on June 15th, 2015.      0 comments

Tegan Frost SpaBeauty NZ Articles About Skin I have a dream… Well a mission really….

That one day teenage girls will value using a good SPF as much as they might value having a labelled lipstick or the latest “must have holy grail make up products” from the latest beauty guru…. I tell you what, your skin will be around longer then that expensive lippy you ‘have’ to have!

[Image Courtesy of The Taranaki Daily News]

Bridal Beach Weddings

Written by Wendy Hill on June 10th, 2015.      0 comments

Beach Bride SpaBeautyNZ Articles Beach weddings are becoming very popular, particularly in romantic exotic locations.

The Pacific Islands are a popular choice because to their close proximity to New Zealand, the year-round warm climate and their tropical beauty.

Topics: Makeup

How to Build a Brand | Victoria Curtis

Written by Leanne Radka on November 12th, 2014.      0 comments

Victoria Curtis SpaBeauty Articles Be Inspired Victoria Curtis, founder of Curtis Collection.

How do you build a brand? What advice do you have for newbies in the industry? How did you decide it was time to go out on your own?
Be totally inspired by the true Beauty!

Time To Speak Up!

Written by Erica Cumming on September 4th, 2014.      0 comments

SpaBeauty HITO Article Industry Qualifications Beauty employers and employees have an opportunity to give input into the future qualifications in New Zealand Beauty.

It is absolutely ESSENTIAL that everyone in the Beauty Industry speaks up about what they feel should be included in Industry Qualifications.
You cannot complain if you don't speak up. And the results will effect employees and employers equally.


Understanding Mineral Makeup

Written by Terri Vinson on May 17th, 2014.      0 comments

Q & A with Terri Vinson (BSc.ASCC).

Terri Vinson is a Cosmetic Chemist and Founder of Synergie Skin™ & Synergie Minerals™, and in this Blog she explains all you need to know about using Mineral Makeup in your Beauty Clinic or Spa

Topics: Makeup

Creating Add-ons with every Beauty Therapy or Spa Treatment

Written by Nadia McCracken on May 8th, 2014.      0 comments

Creating Add-Ons in your Beauty Business SpaBeauty NZ Articles How creating "Add-ons" can benefit your clients and your business.

I’ve never been a fan of discounting treatments. I believe it breeds a client culture of expecting to pay less than what a treatment is worth. It devalues your services. I believe that rather than discounting, we should focus on “add-ons”.

How to Use Skin Concealers and Correctives

Written by Tommy Parsons on May 6th, 2014.      0 comments

Understanding skin colour, correctives and concealers

Topics: Makeup

New Season and a Fresh New Makeup Look

Written by Nadia McCracken on April 9th, 2014.      0 comments

Every new Season presents a fresh opportunity in your Beauty Clinic

Topics: Makeup



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