Month: March 2010

The first photo…

This is the first finished photo that I got from Saturday’s shoot. Love it! Model: Mandee VarelaMakeup: Shahada KarimPhotographer: Ariel Advertisements

Phenomena Swatches

One swipe: solid silver Blended in. I took them with my blackberry… forgive the quality. But one swipe is solid silver color. It blends very easily, and will also crease. Blended in, it gives the skin a deep shimmer.

Brave New World…

That was the theme of the collaborative fashion show between Angela Dean and EM Reconstruct. Here are the final looks: For Angela Dean: For EM Reconstruct:

Fashion Shoot on Melrose

The casting came with a warning: THIS IS A FASHION SHOOT, NOT A GLAMOUR SHOOT. In other words, please don’t hop in my chair telling me that you want to look ‘sweet’ and like you’re ‘not wearing any makeup.’ Please don’t crack open the latest edition of InStyle magazine, find

More Creamy Goodness…!

More MAKEUP FOR EVER Aqua Creams. I cannot tell you how much I LOVE these! I used them recently for a fashion show… The designer asked for ‘Blade Runner meets Debutante.’ So this is what I did for her. A series of creams smudged pretty much all over the face.

Going Backstage with Christian Dior

I stumbled upon this little gem quite by accident; I was on my way for a lesson in retinol (long story) and got distracted by the shiny gold box…I hate when I feel like I’m the last to know. I get to googling and find out that CHRISTIAN DIOR EYE

Josie Maran Swatches

From left: Smoke (Dark Ash Brown)Bali (Iridescent Teal)Chianti (Dark Reddish Brown Shimmer)Pewter (Dark Metallic Grey) These are the best colors in my opinion. I really like smoke… the ash factor makes for a lovely effect with a smoky eye.

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