The Drugstore Makeup I Buy (And You Should Too)

My clients last weekend were surprised when I busted out my Maybelline Eyestudio Gel Liner, but it really is the best gel liner I've used. Bobbi's is too wet and slides around and the one by M.A.C dries out too quickly. This one glides on perfectly … [Read more...]

Makeup Before and After: Why We All Need a Berry Lip Color

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As a Makeup Artist for weddings, I (probably mistakingly) feel that at the end of the day I'm best friends with everyone there. So much so that when they start getting in their dresses to leave for the wedding I feel a little left out like 'hey … [Read more...]

Looking to Green Up Your Beauty Routine? Start Here.

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There's a pretty big bias against natural, mineral, and organic makeup in the world of cosmetics. As a Makeup Artist I know first hand that not too many pro kits are stocked with mineral lines (mine included) but I try to keep my personal routine on … [Read more...]

Makeup Before & After: To Contour or Not to Contour

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Before we all go nuts and start trying to contour ourselves into a contestant from RuPaul's Drag Race, let's just take a moment and decide not how to contour but if to at all. Contouring was popularized by drag queens who sculpt definition into … [Read more...]