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Described by 9 to 5 magazine as the “master of make up”; beautyheaven.com as the “international make-up extraordinaire” and Jetstar Magazine as “THE Beauty Expert”; Andrew Christie is a cosmetics industry specialist with over 15 years professional experience.

A paramedically qualified skin therapist, film and editorially trained make-up and hair artist, Andrew’s creative work has graced the catwalks for many Australian designers including Camilla and Marc and Allanah Hill, appeared in written media including Marie Claire and Vybe magazines and on stage and screen including the cult indy film “The Coven”. Andrew has also made regular appearances as an industry commentator on Channel 9 and Foxtel’s Lifestyle Channel. TV celebrities including Catriona Rowntree and Naomi Robson and supermodel Shoona Stanes have relied both on Andrew’s expert make-up hands and intricate skin maintenance knowledge.

Andrew has worked as a skin expert for over 30 leading international brands including his own range.

Andrew is currently the co-Managing Director of Skinstitut Australia.

Blog entries by Andrew Christie

  • Caloric restriction slows aging

    Using caloric restriction to slow the aging process

    Aging is an inevitable part of life and each year there are thousands of products that claim “anti-aging” effects. While there are num..Read more

    Aging is an inevitable part of life and there are thousands of products claiming “anti-aging” effects. Research suggests caloric restriction will slow aging

  • Types of protein for healthy aging

    The right protein for the aging body

    You can get protein from more than just meat, so what are the best types of prot..Read more

    The right protein for the aging body You can get protein from more than just meat, so what are the best types of protein for healthy aging? Learn more here. Our body digests all protein into amino acids, whether the protein comes from an animal or a plant. So when considering our protein, we are […]

  • Common superfoods

    Why is it important to harness superfoods?

    At least half of our diet should comprise common superfoods. But what some of these superfoods?

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    Superfoods are packed with essential nutrients and antioxidants that can help promote our wellbeing and prevent disease. What are some common superfoods?

  • The best carbohydrates

    Why are carbs important?

    What are the best carbohydrates to include in our diet to improve our health and slow aging?..Read more

    What are the best carbohydrates to include in our diet to improve our health and slow aging? We explain in this post and look at the importance of carbs.

  • Phytochemicals and aging

    Follow the rainbow

    All plant products (fruit, vegetables, nuts, grains, legumes and seeds) contain a number of chemicals, called phytochemicals, some of..Read more

    Plant products contain a number of phytochemicals that can improve health and aging. Here we explain types of phytochemicals and their benefits.

  • Cut calories for healthy aging

    Excess calories take their toll

    There are five steps you can take to cut calories for healthy aging. Here we explain ..Read more

    There are five steps you can take to cut calories for healthy aging. Here we explain what they are and why this is so important.

  • Post-menopausal weight loss

    Post-menopausal weight loss - is it possible?

    Post-menopausal weight loss is possible, but short-term interventions are likely to be ineffective and you should focus on lon..Read more

    Post-menopausal weight loss is possible, but you should focus on long-term interventions to achieve success, according to a study.

  • Fresh food for healthy aging

    A healthy diet means eating more fresh food

    If we follow a diet full of fresh food, we will have a longer and healthi..Read more

    If we follow a diet full of fresh food, we will have a longer and healthier life. Here we explain why this is, and some simple tips for going organic.

  • Stroke & heart disease risk

    What is your stroke and heart disease risk?

    Assessing whether you have a stroke or heart disease risk puts you in the best position to prevent or mitigate that risk. I have a slightly increa..Read more

    Are you aware of your stroke or heart disease risk? Here, we outline a number of ways to determine whether you are at risk.

  • Quitting smoking reduces diabetes risk

    Could it be that quitting smoking reduces diabetes risk?

    This article discusses smoking as a risk factor for type 2 d..Read more

    This article discusses smoking as a risk factor for type 2 diabetes and how to help reduce the increased risk of diabetes when quitting smoking.

  • Fiber health benefits

    Fiber health benefits

    Fiber health benefits include supporting weight loss, lowering cholesterol, improving digestion..Read more

    Fiber is vital for optimal dietary metabolism. Fiber health benefits include regulating blood sugar and preventing bowel cancer. Read on for more.

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