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Black Opal Stakes

01/02/2012 by OutInCanberra

The Black Opal Stakes is Canberra's premiere race day, and this year it is linking up with the Canberra Cup to create the first ever Super Sunday event, to be held on March 11, 2012. Canberra has never seen a race event like this! This year is not only host to an amazing array of races but also steps up the excitement with a huge amount of activity off the track as well. This year your ticket includes: · Stonefield LIVE (Triple J Unearthed winners) playing sets throughout the day, as well as a 1-hour concert after the last race. · The XXXX Angels and XXXX Gold Retreat


Family man who loves to style

23/01/2012 by Rahima Saikal

Canberra's very own Adam Ciaccia of Axis Hairdressing in the City has made it into the top three finalists for the Australian Hairdressing Fashion Awards (AHFA) NSW/ACT Hairdresser of the Year Award for 2012. Adam, the nephew of Axis owner and mentor Gianni Ciaccia has come a long way since his days as being a ‘helper’ at the salon. "I started at Axis back in 1998 where I would answer the phones, run errands, that sort of thing" said Ciaccia. "I was studying Book Keeping at CIT at the time and decided to abandon that path and become a hairdresser."


The search for the Myer Face of Canberra Racing 2012

16/01/2012 by OutInCanberra

The search for the Myer Face of Canberra Racing is on again, with entries now open. So do you have what it takes? 2012 Face of Canberra Racing winner Natasha Roberts says the experience she has gained from her position has been amazing. "I've had some fantastic opportunities", Natasha said. "I hosted Thoroughbred Park Fashion TV, there was plenty of photo shoots throughout the year, and I even gained television experience, filming commercials for Club sponsors. The experience was invaluable". Natasha's title included speaking at engagements and hosting several functions.


A Little Laser

20/12/2011 by OutInCanberra

The boutique A Little Laser Cosmetic Laser Clinic has recently opened up in the Manuka Arcade. Owner Jennifer Dromgold is extremely experienced and has been in the industry for more than nine years. She uses a medical grade laser which is designed for a skin and hair rejuvenation treatment. She pays attention to her client's needs and wants to make sure that they get more value for their money. A Little Laser is for people of all ages, all skin types and for both males and females. To make a booking or an enquiry phone 6232 6629.


Canberra's future designers take to the runway

29/11/2011 by Anna O'Leary

Such is the reputation of young Canberran design talent, the annual CIT graduate fashion parade has become the biggest event on the capital’s fashion calendar.


The Vinnies Beauty Bar launches at Foreshore 2011

07/11/2011 by OutInCanberra

Launching at this year's Foreshore is the Vinnies Beauty Bar. The miniature beauty parlour will provide a place for festival-goers to pop by and get their make up touched up, hair re-straightened and panda eyes wiped away all by professional make up artists and hairdressers volunteering their time and skills. All of the services are available in return for a gold coin donation, with all funds raised going directly to Vinnies, support the Canberra and Queanbeyan community.


Get natural, beautiful & bronze the safe way

07/11/2011 by OutInCanberra

Exclusive Offer - $10 Off Deluxe Spray Tan Summer’s long days filled with parties for the up and coming festive season are a great reason to replace those white, pasty limbs with a beautiful, bronze tan. For some, the idea of a spray tan evokes images of Oompa-Loompas. But Shirley from Enigma Hairdressing @ ANU says that those days are gone, and anyone can get a great, natural-looking colour.


Look great without the effort

01/11/2011 by OutInCanberra

Want to feel confident first thing in the morning and consistently look your best with very little effort? Cosmetic Tattoo, or Micropigmentation, is a long lasting make-up applied to enhance, correct and create beautiful lips, eyes and eyebrows, with natural-looking results that can last up to 7 years. Erica from Erica’s Aesthetic in Kingston has many years experience using the advanced and internationally recognised Golden Eye Micropigmentation method, which provides exceptionally natural results. The result is subtle and natural, even with no make-up applied.


CIT Momentum Presents: [re-align] fashion parade @ Bus Depot, Kingston

17/10/2011 by OutInCanberra

Canberra's most anticipated and biggest fashion event of the year will take place at the Bus Depot on Thursday 24th November. The Canberra Institute of Technology Momentum presents Graduating designers of 2011 , a fashion parade celebrating the completion of the three-year Bachelor of Design: Fashion Design, showcasing contemporary innovative fashion.


Get ready for Spring racing

06/10/2011 by OutInCanberra

Spring has arrived! And while the weather seems to be yet to get the memo, the change of season is the perfect time to update your look. Shirley Treloar from Enigma Hairdressing says that Spring is the perfect time to update your look. As everything starts to warm up, colours included. "Bright beautiful rich coppers are hot, hot, hot. Florence + The Machine put this look on the map" she says.