Beauty
Put your best face forward – Mecca Maxima’s largest-ever store is now open at Wintergarden
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Put your best face forward – Mecca Maxima’s largest-ever store is now open at Wintergarden

Calling all beauty junkies of Brisbane – we don’t mean to alarm you, but something extremely significant has happened. If you live for your lashes, know how to contour like a pro and have a serious jones for skincare, you’re probably already aware of a little old store called Mecca Maxima. Here comes the news you may want to sit down for – our fair city has officially become home to the biggest Mecca Maxima in the whole darn country! Mecca Maxima Wintergarden is open for business, bringing lovers of all things beauty a mind-boggling selection of premium products to play with. more

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Beauty junkies rejoice! MECCA unveils its hotly anticipated in-house brand
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Beauty junkies rejoice! MECCA unveils its hotly anticipated in-house brand

When it comes to the cosmetics and beauty world, trends move at what seems like a mile a minute. One thing that never goes out of style, however, is good old-fashioned quality. In a market that is absolutely teeming with options, there are certain names that carry a heck of a lot of clout – MECCA is one of them. The beauty giants have been teasing us for three long years but the wait is finally over – MECCA MAX has landed, bringing us a whopping selection of products from one of the most lauded institutions in the business. more

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Treat your skin to plant-based purity with Saya Skincare
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Treat your skin to plant-based purity with Saya Skincare

Your skin is technically your largest organ, so it makes sense to take darn good care of it. The market is flooded with all manner of products that promise everything from eternal youth to a blemish-free face, but often these bigger brands are packed with gnarly chemicals – not to mention that a lot of cosmetic giants still test on animals (the absolute worst). Saya Skincare is here to save the day, offering a range of certified organic and plant-based products that proves nature really is the ultimate healer. more

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Glide all night on Go-To's all-new silk Face Case
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Glide all night on Go-To’s all-new silk Face Case

If you've spent all of your life with your face on a cotton pillowcase, it's time to start living on the edge. You need a silk pillowcase in your life. Let us introduce you to the newbie from skincare company Go-To – the silk Face Case. It's got all the benefits of sleeping on silk, plus it's embroided with the words 'Hi, cute face'. Seriously, take our money. Now. more

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Run wild amongst Westfield Chermside’s new fashion precinct
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Run wild amongst Westfield Chermside’s new fashion precinct

If you are currently standing while reading this, we suggest you sit down before you continue. We’ve been on tenterhooks awaiting the launch of Westfield Chermside’s newest addition, and now the moment we’ve been waiting for has arrived! Westfield Chermside will be welcoming one and all to the official opening of its new fashion precinct, which includes the launch of massive retailers such as Sephora, Zara and H&M as well as dozens of new retailers across fashion, home and lifestyle products. more

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Cosmetic giant Sephora announces the location of its first Brisbane store
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Cosmetic giant Sephora announces the location of its first Brisbane store

The news we have been waiting for has arrived – now all that’s left is to start compiling a shopping list longer than our arms. Sephora is set to open its eighth Australian store – the first in Brisbane – on Thursday April 6. We can reveal that the iconic black and white doors will open at Westfield Chermside alongside a host of fabulous fashion retailers. more

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Pop bottles and pamper yourself at Petrie Terrace’s new Brooklyn Beauty Bar
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Pop bottles and pamper yourself at Petrie Terrace’s new Brooklyn Beauty Bar

If there are three words that we at The Weekend Edition live by, it’s treat yo’ self! We can’t say no to a good pampering session, and the geniuses at Brooklyn Beauty Bar are going all out to ensure we get the indulgent treatment we deserve. If your last salon experience left you wanting, make like a mixologist and shake things up with a visit to Brooklyn Beauty Bar at The Barracks. more


The Locals Next week: A Brisbane Local

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Keep your brow game on point with Booki Brow Co.
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Keep your brow game on point with Booki Brow Co.

One of the biggest beauty sins is eyebrow neglect, no doubt about it. Those seemingly innocuous hairs are anything but, and are often the leading cause of totally justified morning meltdowns. Saving the day is Brisbane native Booki Brow Co., arriving on the scene to ensure ladies have the tools to create coveted Cara Delevigne-esque brows. more