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Mon 09.21
Runway Makeup You'll Actually Want to Try

Runway Makeup You’ll Actually Want to Try

NYFW had some crazy looks this season, especially Hood by Air’s un-blended contoured faces (read: clown makeup). One place where we saw beauty that can actually inspire real women was at Theory’s show where La Prairie and makeup artist Mark Carrasquillo led the team.

Fri 08.07
Charlotte Tilbury x Norman Parkinson Miss Kensington Look

Charlotte Tilbury x Norman Parkinson Miss Kensington Look: Photogenic Beauty, Photogenic Bag

If you’re already a Charlotte Tilbury fan (and who isn’t?), you’ll be celebrating this collection – as in literally jumping up and down with glee.

Fri 06.26
Rodial Sculpting Makeup Collection

Rodial Sculpting Makeup Collection

Rodial is awesome. Not only do their products work, but the names/packaging are awesome and the company is at the forefront when it comes to new ingredients.

Mon 06.22
Tom Ford Beauty

Tom Ford Beauty: Glow and Go!

It’s hard to find a good bronzer, especially for my Asian skin tone. Too orange, and I look like a clown. Too dark, and I look like I have a dirty face. Too golden, and I end up yellow…and don’t even get me started on the streaking that’s involved!

Tue 06.02
Top 5 Pieces for the Blushing Bride

Top 5 Pieces for the Blushing Bride: The Honeymoon Stage

We are kicking off wedding season with must-haves for the blushing bride. Whether you’re packing for your honeymoon or just want to soften up your summer wardrobe, blush is the color to enhance your natural beauty.

Fri 11.21

Top 5 Charlotte Tilbury Faves: Getting Tilburized

Right at the top of my Beauty Bucket List is having Charlotte Tilbury do my makeup. This weekend, I came one step closer when her right hand, Nelson Catarino, worked his special Tilbury magic and gave me her signature Rocker Chick face.

Thu 10.09
Subtle Blushes For Everyday Use

Subtle Blushes For Everyday Use

About 1.5 years ago Estée Lauder came out with this amazing gel blush (felt like powder on the skin – pictured above). It has been my go-to ever since it came out. Unfortunately it was limited edition (why, why, why???) and I haven’t been able to get my hands on it since mine ran out.

Fri 09.05
New from Tom Ford

New From Tom Ford

Ladies! Get yourself to your nearest Tom Ford counter next time you’re out shopping! The brand just launched a number of new products and they really work best when a professional guides you through using them.

Mon 08.18
The End of Summer Glow

The End of Summer Glow: Get Up & Glow

I switch up beauty routines each season to challenge my skin, testing out new products while also keeping tried-and-true must-haves in the rotation. For over a decade, I’ve hoped that one of these regimens would give me the perfect dewy glow, and with the latest, I’ve finally cracked the code!