Here are swatches of my goodies from The Makeup Show: NARS Multiple in G-Spot: NARS Satin Lip Pencil in Golshan (top) and Het Loo (bottom) NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer in Ginger: *remember that I tend to go very light with concealers. I tend to add a lot of light under
The Makeup Show LA
Here’s the rest of the general ambiance at The Makeup Show. Like I said, I avoided shooting some of the regulars (INGLOT, Embroylisse, Velour Lashes, ect). But everyone was there… I always enjoy the spectacle at these shows. This makeup was amazing in person. Every year, I’m impressed with the
Instead of taking pictures of the usual folks who are there every year, I decided to focus on the newbies. Ellis Faas showed up for the first time… and NARS! OMG NARS was there and the customers went NUTS. They offered a pro/show discount of 30% and it was enough
Hey Guys! Here’s what I ended up hauling from The Makeup Show. I went in with a (mental) list and a budget, and even ‘pre-ordered’ my Hakuhodo Brushes, because they don’t bring everything to the shows. So I knew exactly what I wanted when I went in. I also managed
Whew… I’m finally back home! Up at 5am… at the show by 9… out much later than I intended. I’m pretty sure that my feet will file for legal separation from the rest of my body. They hurt SO bad. I wore the wrong footwear. SMH. I had a blast
Yes yes, I know. I promised to just LOOK and not touch! But I couldn’t help it… some of the stuff is LOVELY. I didn’t do too much damage. I just got a few things that are not yet widely available, and that I can get the deepest discounts on
I went to one of the pro classes this time. David Hernandez stressed the importance of thinking outside any conventional ‘product’ and thinking and behaving like an artist: Good class. He used unconventional products to make this face… even talked about making EVERYTHING from scratch, including foundations. I loved it.