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Acne Concealer

18/08/2018
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Helping you feel confident in your own skin is what Veil is all about

One of Veil’s core values is offering people a solution to concerns with their skin’s appearance. Adam’s story embodies this perfectly. If you follow us on social media or receive our newsletters, last month you’ll have heard about our exciting new project in collaboration with makeup artist Gemma Rimmington, photographer Natalie Pluck and model Gianni Casagrande. After the photoshoot, Gemma shared a story with us regarding Adam, one of our models — and it really caught our attention. Adam’s story Adam was born with a port wine birthmark on his face, down his... Read More

This is an image of an individual in a pool wearing a large hat. 26/07/2018
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Veil Cover Cream: an essential addition to your holiday makeup

Have you got a holiday coming up? Veil Cover Cream is the perfect holiday makeup and an essential item for your bag. There’s a lot to think about when planning for a holiday: location, travel, packing, agenda… and also looking good. Whether it’s getting that perfect beach body or simply your skincare regimes, appearance is a common concern when people are preparing for their trip. Maybe you’re feeling a bit self-conscious about a skin condition or imperfection. Or maybe you’ve got an embarrassing tattoo, holidays can feel even more stressful. This is... Read More

Inspirational People: Beck Lomas 28/10/2016

Inspirational People: Beck Lomas

Beck Lomas is a 22-year-old fitness blogger from Australia who recently took to Instagram to share a message with her followers. Beck shared a no makeup selfie and explained how at times her skin gets her down but it does not define who she is. Beck said: “Haven’t done a post like this in a while so here goes. THIS is my current situation. A pimply, bleeding, sore face. It doesn’t look THAT bad, but it feels prettttty bad. My skin will always be a journey in itself, I don’t... Read More

Inspirational People: Ashley VanPevenage 01/10/2016

Inspirational People: Ashley VanPevenage

Ashley VanPevenage is a young American lady. After suffering an allergic reaction, Ashley asked her friend MakeupByDreigh to help cover her acne. After applying the makeup, Ashley’s friend shared a before and after photograph on her Instagram account. A few days later, a University Student decided to tweet the image with the caption “I don’t understand how people can do this and I can’t figure out how to conceal a single pimple on my face.” The image was then reshared by another Twitter account where it received thousands of retweets. The... Read More

Inspirational People: Cassandra Bankson 30/09/2016

Inspirational People: Cassandra Bankson

Cassandra Bankson is an American Model and YouTuber. Much like Elaine Mokk, Cassandra has suffered from the skin condition cystic acne. During her childhood, Cassandra endured cruel bullying for the appearance of her acne, it was then how Cassandra practised with makeup and learnt how to conceal her pimples. Because of Cassandra’s talented makeup skills, she was able to conceal her skin so well that her Acne was hard to detect. In Cassandra’s portfolio shots, her skin appeared “flawless” which lead to Cassandra becoming a model. Cassandra also decided to start a YouTube... Read More

Inspirational People: Elaine Mokk 29/09/2016

Inspirational People: Elaine Mokk

Elaine Mokk is a YouTuber from Canada. In the past, Elaine suffered from severe cystic acne. Cystic acne is a condition which causes very painful, large, red pimples. Usually, when you get a pimple it is caused when a pore in the skin becomes blocked. This is usually caused by dead skin cells. When bacteria gets trapped this is often when the swelling and redness occurs. With Cystic acne, the infection goes deep into the skin which causes a tender red pus filled bump to appear. Cystic acne can be... Read More

Acne Concealer 16/06/2016
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Acne Concealer

Acne is a very common skin condition that affects lots of people. The condition causes red inflamed spots that are often very sore. The condition can also cause oily skin. Acne usually affects the face but it can also affect the back and the chest. The skin condition is caused when the hair follicles in the skin become blocked. This occurs because the sebaceous gland (a gland that secretes oil to keep the skin and hair lubricated) simply produces too much sebum (the medical name for the oily substance that is... Read More