Every time I hear about a new beauty ingredient, I just have to try it – especially when it requires me to concoct a mixture before applying it to my skin. There’s just something about making my own beauty products from natural ingredients that always leaves me with such a good feeling – inside and out! Read more »
UPDATE: This previously ran on August the 14th, as we’re now shopping for Fall we wanted to bring it back to inspire you and your Fall wardrobe
The colour for fall for is deep and romantic and is perfect for your lips. The signature red lipstick we usually opt for takes a romantic and mysterious turn. Make your fall look more dramatic this season with a colour that’s not too far from a deep red bottle of wine with a plum tinge. Read more »
UPDATE: This post originally ran on July 19 2012 but we still love the easy bun for fall so we thought we’d share it again!
It has been so hot this summer, hotter than ever it seems, and when it comes to my hair all I want to do is throw it up in a quick bun every day. Read more »
We love adding neon tips to our nails, it’s such a fun and easy way to get a quick pop of color! FP Shani is a nail art expert and showed us her tricks on how to do it. Read more »
I try to practice yoga a couple of times a week, particularly when I’m feeling tense. Someone asked me the other day, “what is it about yoga that makes you feel good?” and I told them it’s all about the eight limbs. Practicing yoga doesn’t only focus on physical posture to improve the body, it helps all aspect of our selves and the lives we live. Read more »
UPDATE: This post previously ran on August 3rd, but as we have a long weekend to celebrate the holiday, we thought it be a good time to bring it back.
Nothing’s more perfect than beautiful braids for the summer. Whether you’re going to the beach, a wedding, or just simply strolling around in the day, they create a simple yet intricate look that makes you feel all angelic. Read more »
Nail art is fun to do when you have a couple of hours that you want to fill. Every week here at the Free People office we test out new ways to make fun nail art, but first we gathered an essential nail kit to suit our needs – because we all know it can be quite messy. Inside our nail kit you’ll find: Read more »
I love natural makeup so when I saw our Bold and Beautiful special shoot I immediately went to our makeup artist Deanna Hagan to find out how she created this simple and striking look. Read more »
Update: this story originally ran on April 12, 2012, but with brand-new hair wraps available in our webstore, we thought you might want a refresher course in how to style them.
This time of year, there is no shortage of fun accessories – flower headdresses, head bands, festival paint, toe rings and crochet foot ties, our festival shop is full of good stuff! One accessory that we love for adding a pop of color and pattern to your hair are these mixed thread hair wraps. Read more »
At first glance, marble nail art looks like something you’d need to have professionally done. Not true; this is something really easy to do on your own – not to mention it’s really fun. Anything that allows me to play with different colors and get my hands dirty, I’m in. That said, you don’t have to get your hands dirty to do this. Here’s how to do marble nail art! Read more »
To coincide with our Wash Shop this week we thought we’d show you some color-washed hairstyles we love lately. Dip dying your hair has been a running trend for quite some time now, and the look has us hooked every time we see it. Dipping strands of your hair into colors gives a magical/fantasy look… like you’ve stepped into a make believe world for a while and had some magic poured on you. Read more »
Update: This post originally ran on June 21 2012, but we wanted to share it again as summer winds down, and also because aloe is something you can use in your beauty routine all year round!
Aloe plants have a number of uses and benefits, and aloe is definitely something I like having around the house, especially in the summer time months. Read more »