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Wed 03.27

Summer Beauty Looks: From Runway to Real Life

The Fall 2013 shows brought us countless beauty looks to try (some crazier than others!), but the ones that caught my eye were at Bottega Veneta and Jil Sander. Both runways were dominated by prominent brows, flush nude lips, and soft eyes. This focus on easy beauty is just what you want in the summer. … Continue reading Summer Beauty Looks: From Runway to Real Life

Thu 02.07

Eyebrow Tattoos: Strictly Temporary

When I was 18, my mother had me get my eyebrows permanently tattooed. She thought the no-brow look was bad luck. However misguided her views on this issue were, it is true that the eyebrows frame the face and are the most important features there to groom. The pain of that experience remained with me, … Continue reading Eyebrow Tattoos: Strictly Temporary

Mon 02.04

Ramy Triumph Mascara Revitalizer: Dump the Clump

I’m always on the lookout for beauty tricks to lengthen my lashes. Thick eyelashes are so alluring and enviable, but you don’t want to go overboard with coat over coat of spidery mascara trying to achieve the look. Even if it doesn’t clump at first, it most certainly will throughout a busy day. Ramy has … Continue reading Ramy Triumph Mascara Revitalizer: Dump the Clump

Thu 12.13

Anne Hathaway x Chanel: Flawlessly Fantine-tastic

Anne Hathaway may have lost 25 pounds to play dying prostitute Fantine in Les Misérables, but on the film’s red carpet she was fresh faced and gorgeous! Even her short-cropped hair has a perfect healthy shine. Yes, she’s a bit smug, but she has every right to be, even though it’s highly irritating at times. … Continue reading Anne Hathaway x Chanel: Flawlessly Fantine-tastic

Wed 09.05

Laura Mercier Blonde Eye Brow Pencil

A few weeks ago I went to see celebrity eyebrow stylist Julie Tussey at the Angelo David Salon. She’s got a TON of celebrity clients including Kim Cattrall, Mia Farrow, Martha Stewart, and Eva Longoria and over 25 years of experience. Needless to say she saved my brows from a plucking mishap and introduced me … Continue reading Laura Mercier Blonde Eye Brow Pencil

Wed 08.22

Shopping Find: The Detox Market

I’m completely obsessed with The Detox Market. I’m not even sure how exactly I stumbled upon this website, but they’ve got a killer selection of beauty products, including a number of under-the-radar brands. They specialize in non-toxic, natural brands and they have a store in Venice, California…how I missed it when I was on Abbot … Continue reading Shopping Find: The Detox Market

Thu 07.19

It Cosmetics Brow Power Universal Eyebrow Pencil

It’s rare that a product that claims to be a one-size-fits-all for color actually lives up to that claim, but the It Cosmetics Brow Power Universal Eyebrow Pencil ($24) really does have a color that will work for just about anyone. It’s also long-wearing (it lasts all day when I use it), waterproof, and formulated … Continue reading It Cosmetics Brow Power Universal Eyebrow Pencil

Tue 07.03

Steal the Look: Emma Stone Goes Light and Luminous

Sometimes it’s best to save the drama for your dress. Just ask Emma Stone, who modeled a fine balance of opulence and ease at the premiere of The Amazing Spider-Man on June 27th. Donning a structured and embellished Chanel dress, she wisely kept her face fresh and light. Her makeup artist, Rachel Goodwin, wanted it … Continue reading Steal the Look: Emma Stone Goes Light and Luminous

Fri 06.01

Steal the Look: Deborah Ann Woll is a True Beauty

True Blood may know how to give vampires and werewolves a sexy name, but classic beauty Deborah Ann Woll is making bloodsuckers look thoroughly fresh and pretty! At the premiere for the show’s fourth season on Wednesday, the fire-haired starlet proved she’s really coming into her own. Makeup artist Kayleen McAdams, who “wanted to do … Continue reading Steal the Look: Deborah Ann Woll is a True Beauty