Posts Tagged ‘makeup’

Smoke Alarm At the Critics Choice Awards, simple liner was a huge trend.  It is said that fashion swings from one extreme to another.  So true.  Here at the SAG Awards, celebs went for full-on smoky eyes.  While some (Mila and Julia) kept it subtle enough to look sexy and mysterious, others pushed the drama […]


#1 Mila Kunis in Alexander McQueen #2 Jennifer Lawrence in Oscar de la Renta #3 Claire Danes in Louis Vuitton #4 Hailee Steinfeld in Prada #5 January Jones in Carolina Herrera #6 Eva Longoria in Georges Hobeika #7 Lea Michele in Oscar de la Renta #8 Julia Stiles in Monique Lhullier all photos from FabSugar.com


#1 Anne Hathaway in Armani Prive     #2 Emma Stone in Calvin Klein   #3 Olivia Wilde in Marchesa   #4 January Jones in Versace     #5 Julianne Moore in Lanvin     #6 Claire Danes in Calvin Klein     #7 Piper Perabo in Oscar de la Renta     #8 Jennifer […]


Juicy Fruit Christina Hendricks in tomato, Emma Stone in peach, Julianne Moore in raspberry, January Jones in apple, Sofia Vergara in cherry, Kyra Segwick in melon . . . these ladies should be on top of a Chiquita sombrero with all these juicy colors.  I adore this trend . . . and it was one […]


I can hardly believe it . . . its my favorite day of the year: the Golden Globes!!! In case you missed it, I’ve been tweeting all morning about my Golden Globes predictions.  No, not who will win, I’m focused on the important stuff.  What will they wear??? I hope you’ll watch with me, and […]


Black Swan …aka ‘Pale Girls in Black’ I’m reluctantly calling this a trend, but not because I like it. I love fair skin, don’t get me wrong. But where are the days of Nicole Kidman in crimson Lanvin, or Julianne Moore in a pale blush, or Amy Adams in stunning jewel tones? Blame it on […]


Lip gloss:  what’s not to love?  Its shiny, its moisturizing, it gives a sheer hint of color, and still shows your lips through.  So what’s my problem? My problem is that I. Talk. A. LOT.  I sometimes teach 8 hour makeup classes to students, blabbing the whole time.  I chat with models while I paint […]


During the #shakeupyourmakeup challenge, I’m tackling some FAQ’s on the blog.  Today, we’re taking on a big one:  “What eye shadow colors best bring out my eye color?”  Yep, you asked for it, & I listened.  Makeup genie at your service . . . your wish is my command!  *folds arms, blinks & nods* Before […]


Okay ladies, its time for some real talk.  As a makeup artist, I am in the (super cool, thank you) position to be a confidante to your secret makeup worries.  Not to bust you, but… YOU ALL SAY THE SAME THING!  “I’m stuck in a rut … I want to try something new … what […]


Besides mistletoe, eggnog, Rudolf & tinsel . . . the holidays are also the perfect time of year for new makeup.  Why?  Well all the cosmetic companies flip out between Thanksgiving & New Years, offering sales, limited edition product, and value sets.  If makeup wasn’t on your list to Santa, and you’ve finished checking everyone […]