GRITTY PRETTY | A Beauty Editor’s Guide To Sydney’s Top Facials For Instantly Glowing Skin

As beauty editors, one of the most common questions we get asked is, “Where can I get a good facial?”.

This is asked with the intention of wanting to see a dramatic difference instantly, and we know just the places. But before we reveal all, please know that having a face after a facial that glows like one of Mariah Carey’s diamonds is fleeting. Yes, even a diamond needs polishing, which is exactly how you should think of a facial. In short, upkeep and at-home maintenance is required.

Photographer: Walter Maurice
Words: Wendy Hoang for Gritty Pretty

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BEAUTICATE | You should think twice about using a towel to dry your face

We bet that as soon as you finish washing your face your first inclination is to grab your towel and pat it dry. It’s a natural instinct really. However, did you know that keeping your skin damp could increase the efficacy of any products you use following your cleanse?

Words by: Yadira Galarza Cauchi
Image: Instagram @emrata

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The Rising Star issue starring Katherine Langford, Victoria Lee, Darcy Vescio, Danielle Macdonald & Amy Shark.

Photographer: Simon Upton
Stylist: Rachel Wayman
Hair: Alan White & Hair: Renya Xydis
Makeup: Filomena Natoli & Molly Warkentin
Manicurist: Jocelyn Petroni

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Morrocanoil X Jocelyn Petroni

Esteemed haircare brand Moroccanoil partnered with Jocelyn Petroni to unveil their latest product innovations to Sydney beauty media and influencers. Guests were also treated to a specialist facial treatment, that was highly customised to their individual skin concerns.

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MAMAMIA | Five of Australia’s best facialists share their favourite skincare product.

They own the salons and reign at the spas celebs turn to for perfect skin. Brides-to-be have them on speed-dial. Beauty editors quote them like gospel. Now, we’ve rounded up their favourite skin care products so you can get their glow at home.

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BEAUTY HEAVEN | Why the naked manicure should be on your radar

Do your nails need some serious TLC? Then maybe it’s time to give them a break from gels or regular polish. But this doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your manicure all together. There’s a new trend in nail treatments that’s all about embracing the look of your natural nails – without having to forgo  Continue Reading »

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BYRDIE | How and When to exfoliate Correctly

Byrdie enlists three top skin experts to break down exactly how and when to exfoliate, and what to do it with.

Words by Emily Algar

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HARPER’S BAZAAR | The Beauty A-List

From an A-list skin whisperer to a fitness phenom, BAZAAR salutes the glam squad
putting Australia on the global beauty map.

Photographer: Damian Bennett
Styling: Caroline Tran
Words by Eugenie Kelly & Anna Lavdaras

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Going up! What you need on your next long-haul trip – no matter the flight time!

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JONES MAGAZINE | Skin Saviours

They’ve tracked down eight new skincare breakthroughts that will bend your mind and liberate your skin.

Photography: Pete Daly
Illustration: Karin Kowi
Words by Stephanie Darling for JONES Magazine

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