Category: Adventues In Makeup

FOTD: The Makeup Show LA

I got up bright and early for The Makeup Show this morning… and wanted to put my best face forward. I wanted to go for an orange ‘glow’ (you know orange is my color) without the shine. I blended a highlighter in my foundation, which caused a bit of flashback

FOTD: Black & Blue

It’s a lot less dramatic than the Byzance FOTD, but still dramatic nonetheless. I wanted to dive into my Rock and Republic eyeshadows. For this one, I used the eyeshadow in Scene: FACE Estee Lauder DoubleWear Light (5.0) Chanel Loose Powder (Dore) MAC Blush in Pink Cult EYES Armani Eyes

IMATS: A Lesson from Valente Frazier

I attended the Keynote Lesson from Celebrity Makeup Artist Valente Frazier. He is Iman and Tyra Banks’ makeup artist… and is recognized for his professionalism, drama-free attitude, grace and humility. Before he came on stage, there was a wonderful vignette with Iman and others talking about why they choose to

Product Review: 29 Hydrating Foundation

A walk through Neiman Marcus recently netted the most adorable discovery: a makeup and skin care line by a company simply called 29. It’s quite the quaint little line. Apparently, this line belongs to the wife of a winemaker. 29 stands for the highway that runs through Napa valley, where

Mini Armani Haul

I shored up my Sheer Bronzer collection from Armani. Special thanks to Emma in the Las Vegas Boutique for her quick service and fabulous extras… love her! From the left: Sheer Bronzer in #1, Loose Powder in #2, Sheer Bronzer in #5 Sheer Bronzer in #1, Sheer Bronzer in #5

Lip Service: Haughty Cosmetics

Here are the first two lip swatche for the Haughty Cosmetics line. I’m having a bit of trouble with my camera (I honestly think it’s time for a new one), but I finally managed to take a couple of blog worthy pictures: Get ‘Em Pull it Together   See what

Summer Essentials Giveaway: The Winner Is…

ummimouse29!!! CONGRATULATIONS! You won: Iman Essentials Palette in Cote d’Azur Rodial Glam Balm Wipes Chanel Extrait Lipgloss in Insouciance (nude) MAC Marine Life Blush Highlighter Guerlain Shimmer Bronze Oil MAC Shimmer Bronze Oil Iman Essential Palette in St. Tropez ummimouse29, I’ve sent an email to you… and you have 48

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