It’s the time of year where the world’s most stylish fashionistas descend upon California’s Coachella Valley for two weekends of music, dancing and beautiful, festival outfits. Possibly more famous for its style & VIP attendance rather than its artist lineup, all eyes are on the annual music festival for the latest in fashion and beauty trends. It’s not all floral crowns and boho braids though: this year we’ve gone through the best of Coachella festival beauty and we’re seeing colour being used in more creative ways, whether it’s glitter body paint or candyfloss coloured curls.
Having just been to the CMT Music Awards, Leona was still recovering in Nashville following a mega performance with Pitbull and Cassadee Pope. If we were to have a nosy around in your make-up bag, what would we find?
A recent study from Stowaway Cosmetics and Poshly revealed that more than 80 per cent of makeup users know that cosmetics have an expiration date but have difficulties parting with old makeup because they forget, feel guilty about wasting money or worry that they may need it later. Just like food, makeup has an expiry — yup, it’s that little jar icon on the back of the packaging with a number on it, representing the number of months you can keep it once the product is opened. If you’re a makeup hoarder and find it hard to keep track of each product’s expiration, simply use a Sharpie to write the date you opened a product on its lid or packaging.