• Mineral makeup: Enhancing beauty on the inside and out

    Health-conscious celebs such as Madonna and Dannii Minogue use them, and their popularity is soaring with beauty gurus and makeup artists, so HELLO! Online asks the key question, what is mineral makeup? In a word, the answer is: natural. Composed of minerals which are first sterilised and ground into a fine powder, they are then treated with selected natural inorganic pigments to create a variety of colours, all the while remaining free of chemicals. We look at exactly how the goodness of natural cosmetics works from the inside out. Why do we need minerals? Essentially, the body is a machine that needs over 80 minerals on