Month: October 2010

Contest: MAC Briar Rose …

You guys ready for the next contest? So since I got the ONE VOTE for Briar Rose, that’s what I’m giving away. It was part of MAC’s Venomous Villans collection (Malificent)… and sold out pretty quickly at major department store counters and pro stores. Here’s what I’d like to see:

MAC Stereo Rose: WINNER!

Hey Guys! I’m pleased to announce the winner of the ‘nature inspired’ contest. I asked you guys to create a makeup look based on nature. I needed to know what you used and why you used it. Well, Miss Amber did just that… and won the contest! This is Amber:

Green on a Moonlight Night

MAC’s A Tartan Tale collection boasts two noteworthy additions: pigments Moonlight Night (a dark shimmer green) and The Family Crest (a multishimmer taupe). Today, I dug into the green… On the rest of the face: FACE By Terry Bronze Opulent Shu Uemura Translucent Powder Rock & Republic Blush in Call

EOTD: One color.. three brushes

I dug out my Chanel Enigma palette and just used one color in the quad. This particular quad is SO pigmented that any color will really show up. But for the first time in a long time, I wanted to put a shadow through the paces. That means no base

Full Coverage: Armani Designer Shaping Cream Foundation

It’s taken me a while to get to this one. I have the Luminous Silk, which is excellent… but to date, the only real cream foundation I’ve used on a regular basis is Shu Uemura Face Architect. I tried RMK (hated it) and haven’t really seen a payoff from some

FOTD: Lighten Up

Quick face today using just my fingers and some of the easiest products for brown skin girls. Having a hard time matching a tinted moisturizer? I’ve always found that bronzers make the best tints for people of color… does better with warmer skin tones by evening out the skin without

FOTD: Brown Eyed Girl

I broke out an old favorite… and kind of wondered why I ever put it away in the first place. Dior’s Beige Masai quint has just about everything you need for the neutral eye of your choosing: Order of colors: Matte Bone on inner corners of eye and under browbone

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