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Mariah Carey’s Beautiful Bronze makeup look makes a grand entrance at Caesar’s Palace!

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If you still have not seen the pictures of Mariah’s entrance into Caesar’s Palace this week, where have you been!? All eyes were on the multiple Grammy Award winner, when she stepped out of a pink convertible. She was looking radiant and gorgeous when she made her grand entrance.

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We absolutely love her look, and credit must go to her stylists. Her skin was tan and glowing! Mariah went with a lighter bronze makeup on her skin and highlighter on cheekbones.  (Nanshy’s tip: recreate using Blush & Bronze Makeup Brush). She went with nude lips and gloss finish to give a more natural look. You can make use of your favourite lipstick that works well and apply with a lip brush for precision. Her smoky eyes compliment her hair colour. To recreate it just keep your make up simple and your eyes slightly bronzer. With her look finished off with a classy blow dry and that bling dress to match her sexy curves, she looked stunning!

We love her look, what do you think about it?

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Exclusive Interview With London Based Celebrity Makeup Artist Barrie Griffith

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Tell us a little about yourself?

Originally from Liverpool, I left home at the age of 17 to work in Paris at the Moulin Rouge as a dancer. After a 10 year dancing career I began to channel my creative skills into Make-up Artistry. I returned to London in 2000 and have lived here ever since.

Did you always want to be a makeup artist?

Yes, in the back of my mind I always had ambitions of becoming a Make-up artist. Whilst I was working as a dancer in Paris and having watched the showgirls create their stage looks, I started to learn make-up artistry though friends and colleagues. I am totally self-taught.

What was your first make-up job?

I was very fortunate through friends to have my first make-up job at London Fashion Week at the Ben de Lisi, Mark by Mark Jacobs and Westwood fashion shows.

Can you tell us about a memorable moment you had while doing makeup?

Working on Vivienne Westwood’s Opus book was a truly memorable project. The book is characterised by a gallery section of stunning portraits taken on the rare Polaroid 20 x 24 Studio camera. The book weighs an astonishing 20kg and is one of the largest fashion books ever printed. Each Opus edition is strictly limited to 900 copies worldwide, divided into nine editions of 100.

I was lucky to have worked with the likes of Jerry Hall, Kate Moss & Sarah Ferguson on this prestigious project.

What are some of the challenges facing men/women in the Makeup Industry?

It is really a cut throat business, with lots of No’s and shut doors facing you. Believe in yourself and don’t give in – doors will open.

What does it take to be successful in your industry?

Practice, Practice and then practice some more! Try new products, new technologies & new looks.

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Barrie has worked with numerous photographers including Benjamin Kaufmann, Elise Dumontet and Enzo Laera whilst his international credits include Russian and Portugese Vogue.

Barrie loves working with Nanshy Make-up brushes, which are animal and vegan friendly to create amazing looks.

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Pure Beauty Awards 2014 – Silver Award Goes To Nanshy

Thursday 30th of October at The Savoy Hotel London.

We are pleased to announce that Nanshy have won the Silver award for the Best New Beauty Brand in the Pure Beauty Awards 2014.


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We have had a fantastic host Gethin Jones.

Full list of winners:

Best New Skincare Product
Simple Kind To Skin+ Illuminating Radiance Cream

Best New Premium Skincare Product
Su-Man Exfoliating Facial Polish

Best New Anti-Ageing Product
Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Skin Therapy Face Oil

Best New Premium Anti-Ageing Product
Gazelli Ultimate Firming Serum

Best New Natural Product
UrbanVeda Purifying Day Cream

Best New Organic Product
Neal’s Yard Frankincense Intense Cream

Best New Hair Care Product
Dove Advanced Hair Series Youthful Vitality Hair BB Cream

Best New Hair Styling Product
Lee Stafford ARGANOIL from Morocco Anti-Frizz Serum Spray

Best New Hair Colouring Product
label.m Powder Colour Spray

Best New Electrical Beauty Appliance
Philips Lumea SC1981

Best New Body Care Product
Dove Purely Pampering Nourishing Body Oils

Best New Bath & Shower Product
Molton Brown Orange & Bergamot Body Wash

Best New Hair Removal Product
Wilkinson Sword Quattro for Women Bikini Papaya & Pearl

Best New Hand Care Product
Marks & Spencer Formula Body Care Hand Cream

Best New Deodorant
Sure Women Crystal Invisible Diamond for Black + White

Best New Dental Product
Pearl Drops Pure White Whitening Treatment

Best New Sun Care Product
Superdrug Solait Wet Skin Protection Spray

Best New Artificial Tanning Product
Sienna X Q10 Bronzing Mousse

Best New Lip Product
Bourjois Rouge Edition Velvet

Best New Mascara
Eye Care Cosmetics Volumising Mascara

Best New Foundation
bareMinerals bareSkin Pure Brightening Serum

Best New Eye Product
Little Mix by COLLECTION All About The Eyes Palette

Best New Nail Product
Eve Snow BB Enriched Base Coat

Best New Self Select Fragrance
Yardley London Jade Eau De Toilette

Best New Female Fragrance
La Bella by Samantha Faiers

Best New Male Fragrance

Best New Male Grooming Product
NIVEA Men Sensitive Cooling Post Shave Balm

Best New Male Shaving Product
Crabtree & Evelyn Moroccan Myrrh Shave Cream

Best New Male Skincare Product
ReActiv Bodycare Face Nourishment Moisturising Gel

Retail Innovation Award
LoveLula Boutique

Best New Store Design
Indulge Fragrance Boutique

Best New Design & Packaging Award
You & I One Direction

Special Innovation Award
O’right Tree in a Bottle

Best New Beauty Brand
Urban Retreat Skincare

Watch a video from the ceremony below.

Thank you for all the votes!

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Get The Look: Fearne Cotton & Holly Willoughby at the NTAs


Recreate the flawless beauty look seen on Holly Willoughby and Fearne Cotton at last night’s National Television Awards using Nanshy make-up brushes.


Fearne’s make-up artist Justine Jenkins used the cruelty-free brushes to create a glowing complexion, with defined eyes and a nude, shimmery pout to offset her black gown.


Patsy O’Neill created a doll-like look on Holly, with a dewy complexion, soft pink cheeks, blended eyeshadow and a glossy pout to complement her Old-Hollywood style.

Create Holly & Fearne’s look using these brushes: