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Wed 04.18

Music Festival-Inspired Beauty: Crazy for Coachella

The biggest music festival of the year is currently in full swing (last weekend marked the first half of the shows), so in honor of all the fun and festivities, I’ve narrowed down my picks for making it through a warm, wild weekend. Even if you’re not lounging and shimmying in the grass over in … Continue reading Music Festival-Inspired Beauty: Crazy for Coachella

Tue 03.27

Three Custom Color: Re-Create Your Fave Discontinued Shades

We’ve all had an eye shadow, lip gloss, blush, or foundation that we’ve absolutely loved suddenly go off the market and there’s nothing more frustrating than feverishly trying to color match at Sephora. With that in mind Three Custom Color Specialists was created to offer custom blended color cosmetics for eyes, lips, cheeks, and face … Continue reading Three Custom Color: Re-Create Your Fave Discontinued Shades

Mon 03.05

Hourglass Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation

If you’ve read anything I’ve written in the past about Hourglass you might know that it’s one of my favorite brands. They’re top notch when it comes to quality (everything goes on super smooth and lasts forever without feeling heavy), and aside from great color products they’ve also got awesome tools and I’m OBSESSED with … Continue reading Hourglass Immaculate Liquid Powder Foundation

Wed 02.29

Steal the Look: Karolina Kurkova at the Oscars

How did I miss one of my all-time favorite supermodels at the Oscars the other night? Karolina Kurkova was wearing, hands down, one of the most unique and beautiful outfits from Armani Privé: an open-back jumpsuit in a shimmering shade of champagne. And let’s discuss her flawless hair and face – I mean, so gorgeous I … Continue reading Steal the Look: Karolina Kurkova at the Oscars

Wed 02.29

By Terry Hyaluronic Face Glow Hydra-Matte Nude Base: You’ve Got That Glow

The name may be a mouthful, but this product is as light and easy as can be. As you know I loathe a face full of cakey makeup, so I usually steer clear of foundations. Leave it to master of makeup innovation, By Terry, to come out with an anti-foundation skin perfector – one that … Continue reading By Terry Hyaluronic Face Glow Hydra-Matte Nude Base: You’ve Got That Glow

Thu 02.02

Benefit Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow! Brightening Makeup: The “Wow!” Effect

I don’t wear foundation – I hate it, actually. The older I get, the less makeup I wear. (Oh, the irony. I wasn’t allowed to wear makeup as a teenager and had to apply each morning at my bestie’s house before school!) For a light look and feel, I’ve been using La Roche-Posay BB sunscreen … Continue reading Benefit Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow! Brightening Makeup: The “Wow!” Effect

Mon 12.26

Murad Hybrids Skin Perfecting Primer Matte Finish: Prime Time Special

I’ve had a totally different experience with the Murad Hybrids Skin Perfecting Primer from Tina’s rash nightmare. The formula I use is the Matte Finish – when I have the option, I always prefer matte since my skin glistens with oil on its own. I also have extremely sensitive skin; if I scratch too hard, … Continue reading Murad Hybrids Skin Perfecting Primer Matte Finish: Prime Time Special

Mon 12.19

Sandra Bullock in Chanel: Natural Wonder

Chic alert! Is it just me or is Sandra Bullock getting increasingly lovely and sophisticated with age? At the premiere of her new film, “Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close” in New York City on Thursday, Sandy not only flaunted a razor-sharp, black satin Alexander McQueen suit and pin-straight hair to match, she showed off a … Continue reading Sandra Bullock in Chanel: Natural Wonder

Thu 11.17

Givenchy Photo’Perfexion Fluid Foundation: Seriously Thick-Skinned

This is the thickest…nix that. This is the scariest foundation I have ever used. With super-heavy coverage that makes MAC Studio Sculpt look like tinted moisturizer, Givenchy’s fluid foundation sits on your face like a second skin. One that’s not necessarily your own. It’s designed to function like a concealer to rid your face of … Continue reading Givenchy Photo’Perfexion Fluid Foundation: Seriously Thick-Skinned