All Posts By Caroline Hastings-Brown

Signature Fragrances – What’s Yours?

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The sense of smell is truly amazing! It is directly linked to a part of the brain that controls memory, which is why a scent can immediately transport you to a place in time, as if you were there yesterday. Its also so subjective. Smells can be tolerated with indifference by others. Or a specific fragrance can smell amazing on one person, and not that great on their friend.

The Amazing Christmas Party Gift Guide

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It’s that time of the year, it’s time for good cheer! Whether it’s treating yourself to some new beauty products so you can look amazing at all the parties, or shopping for gifts that you know your bestie will just LOVE, the COSME-DE website awaits! And, because we want you ...

Brand Introduction – Filorga

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You get skincare, and then you get Filorga! An amazing, extremely scientific skin care brand that focuses on dramatic, surgery-like results, without the surgery! Filorga brightens, tightens, fills wrinkles, lightens shadows, smoothes and plumps skin very noticeably. Without having to have injections or go under the surgeon’s knife! FILORGA was founded in 1978 by Michel Tordjman, a French doctor of aesthetic medicine, with a fascination for cellular biology.

The Secrets to Long-Lasting Makeup Perfection

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When you have just applied your makeup in the morning it looks fresh and fabulous, and you walk out the door feeling great! However, have you ever had the experience of taking a peek at lunchtime after a busy morning and being disappointed that your makeup is either all ‘gone’ or has just lost its lustre, or, your face is so shiny it reflects right back at you?

Brand Introduction – Dolce & Gabbana

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Dolce & Gabbana is a fashion and beauty brand that shouts BOLD & BEAUTIFUL with true Italian flair! Domenico Dolce was born in Palermo, Sicily in 1958 and Stefano Gabbana was born in Milan, Italy in 1962. They first met while working as assistants at an atelier in Milan. They struggled at first, creating their own fashion shows wherever they could, but their strong, undeniably sexy style soon got noticed and the designers went from strength to strength, resulting in the great brand we know today.

The Essential Makeup Brush Guide

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Makeup can be so much more than something you slap on to cover blemishes! It can also be a creative piece of artistry that you work your magic on! And while your face is your canvas, like any artist, you absolutely need the right tools to get the results that you really want. And your makeup brushes are your tools in this case! Using good makeup brushes makes ALL the difference to your makeup application, blending and result. It’s worth investing in some good-quality brushes, as well as reading up on which ones to use, and when!