The Face of Turmeric : How to transform your skin

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Turmeric Poweder is an ancient Indian powder favourite, that has recently caused a beauty TREND!!!

If you haven’t seen your favourite beauty blogger go on about its properties, you’ve clearly been getting enough beauty sleep!

The bright yellow powder made from grinding turmeric rhizomes and used for food flavouring, colouring and yes, our current favourite use; Cosmetic purposes!

Turmeric is rich in dietary fibre, iron, potassium, magnesium and vitamin B6. Besides these awesome properties, it helps clear, acne scars, decreases inflammation and reduces sebaceous gland oil secretion.

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Here’s how to make an easy turmeric mask:

take 5 teaspoons of turmeric powder

10 spoons of water.

mix the ingredients till you get a yoghurt consistency. (use a metal spoon and wear an old T-shirt to prevent staining)

Apply for 20 minutes and rinse with warm water.

It may stain your skin yellow, but it will normalise after a day. Best applied at night.

Personal Style vs Trends

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Hello Personal style, goodbye trends!

The style forecast for 2016/ has predicted it to be the year of personal style. Trends are tricky, especially if you wear them for show. You can end up looking like a fashion Christmas tree but thanks to the blog evolution, personal style has evolved to help everyone wear what they actually like!

Bloggers such as Chiara Feriganni of the blonde salad, Twins Cipriana Quann and TK Wonder and Man Repeller’s Leandra Medine have shown us how to personalise any item you get in your favourite store.

For personal style inspiration here are top blogger looks.

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Leandra Medine

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Chiara Feriganni

 

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Ciprianna Quann and TK Wonder

 

for personal style tips follow us on Instagram @skvfashion !

2015 the year of the naked dress

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The naked dress has been the dress of the 2015 red carpet. From Beyoncé, J-Lo to Kim Kardashian, you’ve favourite stars have rocked  this style. Despite the criticism that has come with this dress JLO has worn this trend all year! With every dress she stunned and had us all wishing we had her body.

In a round up of our favourite 2015 fashion moments, we’ve gathered some of the best and most shocking naked dress looks of the year.

 

BEYONCE

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Queen B shocked a few conservative fans when she wore this glitzy number, we’re sure Sasha Fierce had a lot to do with this look!

 

KIM KARDASHIAN-WEST

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KIM K wore this Sher inspired gown at the Met Gala which hugged every curve on her body.

 

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Obviously Jlo rocked this trend, with a body like hers, who wouldn’t?!

 

KYLIE JENNER

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Kylie has been taking a few style tips from her big sister Kim and this outfit was no exception.

 

RITA ORA

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Rita Ora has been having a confusing year in terms of her style. We hope she can finally find a look that isn’t always compared to Rihanna.

 

TONI BRAXTON

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A shocking addition to celebrities who wore the naked dress this year is Ms Braxton, we know she used to be synonymous with outrageous sexy outfits, we just never expected it…

 

South African Celebrities who wore the trend include Bonang Matheba and Minnie Dlamini at the BET Awards this year.

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Let us know more about your thoughts on this trend and if you think it should stay or go in 2016 @s_k_v_fashion

Rihanna’s Diamond Ball Best dressed list!

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Barbadian Pop star and style icon Rihanna hosted her annual Clara Lionel Foundation’s Diamond ball and had celebrities strutting their stuff on the red carpet! The Foundation had the likes of Zendaya, Kylie Jenner, Jada and Will smith, Kevin Hart and many more celebrities in attendance.

We’ve gathered the best dressed list for the glamourous night!

  1. Rihanna Herself stunned last night in a champagne vintage gown by Dior.
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Zendaya Slayed in an edgy ensemble by Rosie Assoulin.
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Kylie Jenner matured in  August Getty Atelier bridal inspired gown.
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Justine Sky one of kylie’s good friends wore Robin Singer in her black and silver metallic abstract printed gown.
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Jada Smith can do no wrong and is definitely  aging backwards in this Zuhair Murad dress.
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Tweet us your thoughts on this list of best dressed celebs @skvfashion

Kerry Washington to release nail polish collection with OPI

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Kerry Washington AKA The Olivia Pope who always has a great manicure has nailed a new role as OPI’s creative ambassador. Now we can all purchase a bottle of her fun style!

According to Womens Wear Daily, the Scandal star is set to collaborate with OPI’s creative director Suzi Weis-Fischmann in a range that will be released later this year.

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Kerry’s current favourite OPI nail polish include Big Apple Red and You Don’t Know Jacques. “This is going to be a lot of fun. I’m looking forward to testing out new colours on the red carpet. The fun for me, is that nails lives in the crossover space between fashion and beauty” Kerry told Womens Wear Daily.

 

Tweet us your thoughts on this collaboration @skvfashion

 

Image sources: glamazonblog.com, stylecaster.com