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Simple Lolita Inspired Eye Look

Simple Lolita Inspired Eye Look

  We thought we would share with you how we created this simple Lolita inspired eye look on Sophie in Born’s recent photo-shoot. We started by priming the eyes with MAC Pro Long-ware Paint Pot. Colour: Painterly. Making sure to carve out a good brow shape using a...
Prepare to Sparkle

Prepare to Sparkle

Its nearly here – that time of year when we celebrate all things Trans. So with a couple of days to go here’s some beauty hints and tips to get you festival ready and looking your absolute best. Nails – either do it at home or treat yourself to a professional...
Top Tips for the Perfect Makeup Base

Top Tips for the Perfect Makeup Base

Whether you follow the “More is more” makeup doctrine, or you are more of a natural beauty lover – one thing is for sure. We all strive for a natural looking perfect complexion to build the rest of our make-up look on. So, here are Born’s top...
Autumn Winter 2015 Makeup Trends

Autumn Winter 2015 Makeup Trends

In last month’s blog post, we covered the Autumn/Winter 2015 trends, one of which was Dark Victoriana – and this fashion trend also impacted heavily on the makeup seen for Autumn/Winter too. On the catwalks, it was seen in lots of pieces being made from...
How to Achieve the Perfect Smoky Eye

How to Achieve the Perfect Smoky Eye

In terms of eye makeup, the sexiest and most sophisticated look has to be the smoky eye – as seen on our very own stunning Grace Oni Smith shown to the left. Almost every page in every magazine available today will sport a picture of a model or celebrity sporting the...