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BEAUTY IS…LIP SERVICE

By Who’s Your? Beauty Contributor, Claire Vyverberg. Don’t let the change of season affect your precious pout. During cold weather and in low-humidity environments, moisture will disappear from the top layer of the skin in an instant. Flaking, dry and chapped lips are not only painful but blaringly obvious if you intend on wearing lip colour of any sort. So keep your lips looking lush by maintaining your hydration levels and using the right products… Philosophy Kiss Me – A gentle sugar-based exfoliator that instantly works to scrub and smooth rough, flaky and dehydrated lips. Infused with a blend of oils and a hint of peppermin

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GET MOVING WITH THESE WY? APPROVED LEGGINGS!

Cooler days mean colder legs, and while some opt for shorts come rain or shine, those who prefer to cover up will find comfort in WY’s round up of five of the best leggings. WY?’s fave find: Nike Tech Women’s Running Tights $90.00 “Nike Dri-Fit Tech Running Tights are my favourite for winter workouts. They are a flattering fit, super comfortable and most importantly – completely opaque.” Claire @ WY? Pilot Mile High Pocket Tight – Diamond Compression $140.00 “I am honestly yet to try these but they are on my list as I am told they are so comfy, hide all bumps and wash really well.” Skye @ WY? Lorna Jane

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WY?’S FAV FOOD TRENDS TO FOLLOW

At WY? we are all over the latest health trends. Goji berries, chia seeds and kale? That’s old news. Check out what we’re loving this autumn. Coconut delight Coconut butter, flakes, oil and flour. At WY? we are going coco crazy with coconut flour making a statement in our kitchen as the top ingredient for grain-free baking. Try these Chocolate Raspberry Muffins from Teresa Cutter. Mindful eating We’re all guilty of eating lunch at our desk from time to time but this can wreak serious havoc on digestion and cause over eating. It’s time to start savouring every bite and eat meals in peace – without distraction from elect

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BEAUTY IS…THE 2013 COSTUME INSTITUTE MET GALA BALL

By WY? Beauty Contributor, Claire Vyverberg.  The red carpet has gone New York punk. This year the celebs rocked a whole different kind of glam. No feminine frills or peplums welcome here – 2013 is a far cry from Met Gala days gone by. Feast on these standout starlets and their bold approach to ball gown grunge glamour.

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TOP TIPS FOR MUM…

To celebrate Mother’s Day and all things motherly WY? asked counseling and coaching psychologist, Sarah Calleja from Action Psychology for her top 5 inspired thoughts around parenting and how you can be the happy Mum you’d like to be. 1. Be adventurous together. In spite of the many challenges, parenting is gratifying! Choosing to be adventurous means you can make it up as you go along because no one has all the answers and life keeps changing. You want to raise kids who are adaptable as you show yourself to be. Try replacing “no!” with “yes, but…..” and then list your concerns so your kids are safe because the only

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MUM’S WISHLIST…

Sunday is the day to shower our mums with love. We asked four fabulous Mother’s and WY? contact contributors for the one gift they wish to receive this Mother’s Day… Lindy Klim  Creative director of Milk and Co and blogger “A sleep in! But if that can’t happen I guess a pair of Dior coral pumps will do!” Tessa White Founder of Down That Little Lane “I love the Pink Peacock cabinet by The Family Love Tree as it is vibrant, pretty and fun. It comes in a few colours but I want the pink as it would sit well in any room – so I could keep it forever!” Natalie Kringoudis Founder of The Pagoda Tree

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BEAUTY IS…A CHANGE OF SHADE TO MATCH THE WINTER WEATHER

There is the Jersey Shore way to apply bronzer. And then there is the WY? way. While it’s tempting in the colder months to overdose on colour in a bid to lift your mood & create a summer vibe, we suggest embracing your inner Cate Blanchett, highlighting the skin with an illuminating bronzer and taking a restrained approach. See below for our 4 simple tips on achieving the perfect balance… Choosing Your Shade- never go for a product that looks like it is more than 2 shades darker than your natural skin tone. If your skin is yellow based, a golden bronzer will look best. For pink-based skin tones, focus on a cool brown coloure

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PROTECT YOUR PET WITH THESE WARMING WINTER TIPS…

Introducing Pookinuk, a premium online destination for all things pet. With a home delivery service to anywhere in Australia, choose from quality pet food and healthcare, to designer accessories and even pet insurance. Pookinuk is the WY? go-to for taking care of our pets- inside and out. WY? asked Pookinuk founder Richard Templeton his top tips for keeping your furry friends warm this winter: - If your pet sleeps outside, make sure their bed is off the floor and they have a roof protecting them for the elements. - Your pet burns more calories in winter (trying to stay warm) so you are able to feed them a little more food durin

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THE ABC OF PROTEIN POWDERS…

WY? asked Kris Etheridge, celebrity personal trainer and health and fitness contributor for Cosmo magazine, to give us the lowdown on the plethora of protein powders available… Firstly, the three most important things to take into consideration are: 1. The amount of sugar in the product – There should be no more than 2 g of sugar per 30 g serve especially if losing weight is your main goal. 2. The quality of the protein used in the product – Whey protein isolate (WPI) and Whey protein concentrate (WPC) are the best choices. They have the highest protein values and are absorbed very well by the body. If you’re vegan opt for pe

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WY? BRINGS YOU OUR PICK OF THE BEST BOOTS…

Isabel Marant- The Dicker Suede Ankle Boot Spotted on everyone from Kate Bosworth to Katie Holmes, Isabel Marant’s suede ‘Dicker’ boots are a street-style must-have. The low heel and neutral hue make them perfect for everyday dressing. Acne- Cyprus Boot The perfect black boot for all seasons. Timeless, sexy and perfectly proportioned in every way. The no brainer for every wardrobe. Pantanetti- Ankle Zip Boot Made in Italy with love. These boots are crafted from the best hides and natural leather, with signature zip detailing and a serious comfort factor. A WY? fave.