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  • Foods To Keep You Looking Young - Ellis James Designs Blog

    Foods To Keep You Looking Young

    They say you are what you eat, and beauty experts and nutritionists agree that taking care of your skin from the inside is just as important as taking care of it from the outside. There’s only so much you can do with lotions and potions, your skin also needs to be given all the right nutrients, vitamins and minerals to stay in amazing condition and fight the aging process. The wrong foods can contribute to water retention, swelling, redness, acne and wrinkles, but a skin friendly diet helps to plump, hydrate and firm your skin.

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  • Make Your Work Wardrobe Work For You - Ellis James Designs Blog

    Make Your Work Wardrobe Work For You

    Work wardrobes for women are so diverse these days. Some organisations are hugely corporate, some very relaxed. Expectations and the status quo can vary from industry to industry, city to city and even just one company to the next. On the whole, working wardrobes do seem a little more casual than a decade ago, but there will always be exceptions to the rule.

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  • The Power Of Makeup - Ellis James Designs Blog

    The Power of Makeup

    With the correct application and a little bit of contouring magic, you can use make-up to take pounds off of your face or make a rounder face shape look much slimmer. It’s actually relatively easy and there are many multi-purpose products out there to choose from.

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  • The Eyes Have It - Ellis James Designs Blog

    The Eyes Have It

    It’s very easy to get stuck in a rut with your eye makeup, either playing safe and sticking to a neutral dusting of eye shadow and a bit of eye liner, or wearing the same thing day after day. There’s the color of your outfit to consider, the hue of your hair, the color of eyes and the shade of your skin.

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  • Be a Natural Beauty - Ellis James Designs Blog

    Be a Natural Beauty: Organic and Natural Beauty Products

    Beauty has become fairly high tech these days, with very complex compounds, scientific sounding names and price tags to match! There are some amazing products out there, but understandably some of us want to keep things natural and chemical free. There’s also a growing trend for synthetic fragrance, paraben and sodium laurel sulfate free lotions and potions.

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