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Christmas Make Over with Tress Harte

Tuesday, 12 December 2006


Today's Christmas Makeover candidate is in for a big surprise as she gets some special Afternoon Show treatment, all in time for her Christmas party. Stay tuned to see her new look revealed at the end of the show.

The Lucky Lady
The lucky lady today is Tress Harte from Co. Monaghan
Tress's 18 year old daughter Jaqueline wrote in to nominate her Mum for a Festive Makeover.She is getting ready for her Christmas party and wants to look great for it! She is newly single and raring to go but doesn't know what she should be wearing these days and does not know what to do with her new styled bobbed hair cut! So we are going to get her kitted out and looking gorgeous!

Our makeover team
. Hair Stylist: Noel Sutton
. Make-up artist: Kate Conkey
. Fashion Stylist: Naoimh Wilkins


. Paul Mitchell Hair Gel €8.95, Available in most salons
. Hair Grips - €5.99 - Claire's accessories

. Chanel Sublimage - €230.00 - An ultimate Christmas skin care treat for dehydrated, aging skin 35+.  Contributes to skin density, radiance, moisture, evenness of complexion.  Extremely luxurious and a little goes a very long way.  Smells and feels divine!
. Shiseido Smoothing Veil - €31.00 - Pre-makeup base so that makeup sits on a smoother skin surface and lasts well into the night. 
. Max Factor Masterpiece Mascara in black - €10.79 - Volume and definition without any clumps.  Brilliant new design for the mascara wand and great value as well.
. Face 2 Shimmer Dust in bronzed - €13.00 - a bit of Christmas bling for after dark.  Works well on eyes, as a highlight, and/or on the décolleté and collar bones.  A grown up bronzed shimmer dust.

Choice One

Black jacket - €199 - Minuet
Grey/black print jersey wrap dress - €140 - Country Casuals
Pewter bead multistrand bracelet - €25 - Country Casuals
Pewter bead multistrand necklace - €40 - Country Casuals
Purple suede and snakeskin clutch - €160 - Sobel Sarsfield
Black suede boots with piping detail - €120 - Cinderella

Choice Two
Bronze satin v-neck top - €79 - Alex&Co
Brown velvet shrug - €79 - Alex&Co
Black/brown/amber floral design velvet/chiffon skirt - €65 - Ann Harvey
Amber strap sandals - €140 - Sandali

Choice Three
Gold round neck top - €29 - Ann Harvey
Black wide leg trousers - €115 - Minuet
Black beaded wrap - €49 - Ann Harvey
Black satin round toe shoe - €55 - Clarks