What’s the deal with undertones + how do they affect your makeup?

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If you’ve ever worn makeup, talked about makeup, had your makeup done for you, or even just been in the vicinity of a makeup lover, there’s a good chance you’ve heard mention of skin undertones. But while it all sounds very scientific and important, how relevant are undertones when it comes to choosing the right makeup colours? In this article,…

I asked for a Vision Board… but got so much more

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When I first agreed to go along to Justine Hwang’s (@itjustflows) Portable Calligraphy Vision Board workshop, I was genuinely excited. l’ve always enjoyed the concept of vision boards and love making pretty things. However, within 5 minutes of our introductions, I realised this wasn’t just any old workshop I’d signed up for. I mean, I should have known. Her tagline…

Stop letting Facebook steal your friends

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Facebook is destroying our friendships. Or, Facebook is kidding us into thinking that to be friends, you simply need to be “Facebook friends” and that the work stops there. Now let me get one thing straight. I’m not preaching from a soapbox. I’m writing this because I’m exhibit A. I joined Facebook at age 20 and very quickly stopped investing…

3 books that are putting an end to my procrastination

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It’s 11:22am and I’ve just spent the last hour on a loop, switching between tabs that included Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, my 3 email accounts and my favourite local fashion retailer. I also tried starting the newest module in Digital Course Academy (the Amy Porterfield course I’m doing to build GAMEFACE) and during the 2.5 minute intro video, continued jumping between…

3 steps to ditch trends + discover true style

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Trends. They’re everywhere. Television, magazines, shop windows, Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook… there’s no escape. And why would there be? We love them and can’t help being suckered in by some of the most ridiculous concepts. (Don’t start me on trucker hats and velour jumpsuits… the latter of which is currently making a comeback!) Hey, they can be gorgeous. Occasionally they’re even…

7 [life-changing] lessons I learnt after quitting my job

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I stumbled across this article that I originally wrote 2.5 years ago for my short-lived “Sure, Why Not?” blog and as I re-read it, realised that the lessons I learnt then still apply today, 3.5 years into my self-employment journey — so figured, why not share past Kat’s wisdom here too? SEPTEMBER 6th, 2016 It’s the beginning of what is…

Are you making enough space for your goals?

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Every year you’re probably adding more and more to your plate. You keep setting new challenges for yourself, determined to take over the world. Learning new skills, signing up to more lists, filling every bit of white space on your calendar. Because busy = successful, right? I treat my schedule similar to the way I treat my inbox. Always subscribing…

Is wearing makeup vain (or anti-feminist?)

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If you’re past your teen years and identify as a woman, there’s a good chance you’ve had at least one moment of questioning whether wearing makeup is superficial, vain or even anti-feminist. The seed that planted in your mind probably led you to 1 of 3 possible results… 1. Choosing not to wear makeup. 2. Wearing makeup but feeling some…

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I'm the creator of GAMEFACE [plus an actor, singer, copywriter, content creator & ex-makeup artist from Australia but currently based in Vancouver]. I created this site to be a feel-good corner of the interwebs especially for game-changers like you. I hope you like what you find here -- be sure to find me via the links below and say hello! Read more

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