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Wed 01.22
Smashbox Full Exposure Palette

Smashbox Full Exposure Palette: Shape Matters!

When it comes to applying eye makeup, we might choose a color based on our skin tone or hair color, and we might try to contour the shadow to flatter, but have you ever done makeup thinking about the shape of your eyes? Just like we dress for our body types, we should contour for our eye types!

Wed 01.15
Estee Lauder Derek Lam Collection

Estee Lauder Derek Lam Collection: Two for One

Two of my favorite things – bags and beauty – from one of my favorite designers. What more could I ask for??

Mon 12.16
Edward Bess

Edward Bess: Color Me Obsessed

When I met Edward Bess at Bergdorf Goodman in NYC, I was struck not only by his gorgeous face and locks (hair envy does not even begin to describe my feelings on that perfectly tousled mane) but also by his maturity and poise.

Fri 11.22
Benefit Cosmetics They're Real! Mascara

Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real! Mascara

Nothing goes on as smooth as Tom Ford or Chantecaille’s mascaras, but they’re not the most budget friendly at 40-plus dollars. Dior, Lancôme, Estée Lauder also all make great ones, but for $23 I think Benefit’s They’re Real! mascaraicon is one of the best buys for a clump free, yet lush application.

Mon 11.18
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Get the Look: 70s Eyelashes

One of the best trends to come out the runways this season were 70s eyelashes – namely because it’s one that any woman would look great sporting and it’s easy to achieve!

Mon 10.28
Steal the Look

Steal the Look: The Smokey Eye

Everything darkens come autumn – the skies, clothes, and especially our makeup. It’s no surprise to see celebs sporting the smokey eye, but what is surprising? How many colors we’ve seen it in!

Thu 10.03
Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara

Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara

Bold statement there, Too Faced! The brand has some pretty crazy stats about their new mascara…According them, clinical and consumer studies show that after using their Better Than Sex Mascara ($23), people had 1,944% more volume, 100% saw longer lashes, 100% saw dramatic volume, 93% saw base-to-tip curl, and 8 out of 10 say it’s the best mascara they’ve ever used.

Wed 09.18
Marc Jacobs Makeup

Marc Jacobs Makeup: Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder

The hype around Marc Jacobs’ makeup has turned out to be very justified. This weekend, I tried out the Mod eye palette and mascara gifted by Tina and was instantly excited.

Wed 09.04
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Tom Ford Beauty Fall 2013 Color Collection

Just looking at the picture above has me jumping in my skin with excitement. Tom Fordicon reminds me of why I love makeup so much. He knows that it’s about more than just color. The texture and packaging have to be as immaculate, and he has managed to far and away always exceed expectations – and I’d venture to guess that anyone who thinks that sounds over-the-top hasn’t been to a Tom Ford Beauty counter!