Summer is all about breaking out the sleeveless shirts, shorts, and bathing suits to show off your fabulous skin. I’m always more aware of how my skin looks in the summer but it usually requires some TLC to get it looking its best. Winter sure can do a number on your skin. You can always tell when a woman takes great care of her skin because it has a healthy glow. Sure, some of those great pores are based on her genes, but a lot of it also has to do with how she cares for it. Here are a ... Continue Reading
Here are a few ways to get your skin in great shape and make it stay that way all summer long.
Tangerine Tango is the color chosen by Pantone for spring/summer 2012. Here’s how to incorporate this bold color into your warm weather look.
When you think of spring and summer, visions of bright, sunny citrus-infused colors often swim across your mind. Pantone agrees. They've revealed 17-1463 Tangerine Tango as the color for Spring/Summer 2012. This juicy color works great in each make-up category, despite its apparent boldness. Don’t be scared. Here are some tips on how to use Tangerine Tango to update your make-up this spring and summer season. Lips Lips are the perfect place to be daring with tangerine. Red is a hot lip ... Continue Reading
The fresh-faced girl’s daily makeup must haves.
Whether you're a mom who leaves the house with minimal makeup, or carefully applies an array of products every morning, your makeup bag is extremely important. Instead of having a drawer full of lipsticks you rarely use, freebies that came with your last purchase, or twenty sticks of eyeliner you don't touch, put your key items together for a quick routine. With these must-have pieces, you can get your makeup on and out the door in no time at all. Makeup Primer is a must for every face. A ... Continue Reading
Master the smoky eye for a makeup transition from day to night.
One of my favorite tricks to instantly take my day look to night is to do a smoky eye. The dark eyeshadow adds depth and drama to your eyes, but many people are wary to give it a try. For those of you who are a little color shy - here’s a guide to help you master the smoky eye. Perfect for New Year's Eve. Remember, it’s makeup. No commitment required. Step 1. Apply a light colored, shimmery eye shadow all over your your lid, up to and under your brows. To look even more “awake” ... Continue Reading
Rising temperatures and summer humidity can do a number on your makeup. With a few changes to your makeup routine, you’ll no longer feel like your face is melting.
Makeup reacts differently in the summer months, so it’s important to know what products will work with you, not against you. You want to look fresh and have a hint of color, not walk around with shiny streaks of makeup running across your face. Follow these top tips for your summer makeup routine and look great even on the hottest of days! Don’t Skip the Primer. Like a wall needs primer before you paint, your face needs primer before you add any makeup - especially in the summer. A good ... Continue Reading