Colourful Inspirations

Bold make-up by Mac

After hours, the brighter, bolder hues are lighting up the night and radiating skin. Try a bold sweep of eyeliner in dark brown, charcoal, black or deep navy. It looks great on just about everyone and it´s dramatic without being overdone.


An abcMallorca production.

Make-up: Humphrey Van Esch using MAC cosmetics.

Photographer: Thomas Baar,

Model: Sandra from Hexel Models.

MAC cosmetics are available from El Corte Inglés.

Dr. Helen Cummins is a lifestyle editor, publisher and successful entrepreneur, who has lived and worked in Palma de Mallorca for the past 20 years. She started in 2003 which has grown into one of the island’s largest websites with over 6 million visits per annum.

Her website is a compilation of all the things she values since moving to the island, running hc/ Digital Media and creating an idyllic life in Son Vida with her husband Georg and daughter Eva.

Slow Luxury Living is what sits at the heart of the hc/ website, which aims to inspire people to slow down and appreciate the Mediterranean lifestyle. Alongside her editorial team, Helen handpicks businesses and places that adhere to SLOW: Sustainable, Local, Organic and made with Love.