Happy May Day! It's obviously getting warmer (thank goodness)! Although we should be protecting our skin all year around, many of us only do during the warmer months of the year. Brings me to today's topic what is SPF and what does it ACTUALLY do? We all know it protects the skin but today we … Continue reading SPF… WTF?
With Prom season finally here I thought I would take a quick moment to talk about the lovely world glitter! Glitter can be tricky, sticky and down right icky if you don’t have the right tools, so here are my tips to get the most glimmer out of that glitter. Prep- Make sure you prep … Continue reading How to get the Glimmer out of your Glitter Eye Shadow!
So many foundations today say that they are buildable foundations. Some claim they can vary in coverage from natural light to full on blemish concealing coverage that I personally am partial to. The problem with buildable foundations is that many companies don’t specify how to achieve such drastically different results. So if you want the … Continue reading How to Customize Coverage with your Favorite Foundation!
In the spirit of Prom and other formal events approaching, I thought I’d take a moment to talk about makeup (surprise!) Just like so many other things society feels the need to regulate what is normal or what they expect you to look like on prom, weddings, and any other day for that matter. They … Continue reading Individuality in Makeup
It can be overwhelming looking for the right person or place to get your makeup done. There are so many different prices, places, styles, etc. to choose from. The biggest mistake I see or hear is that we don’t always remember to ask questions. Behold! I am here to help. The number 1 question to … Continue reading Questions for your makeup artist…
Salon Makeup VS. Licensed Makeup Artist Why is there such a difference between getting your makeup done at a salon and hiring a Makeup Artist? Prices are so much different and I get asked often why that is. Today I am here to tell you why and leave it up to you to decide which … Continue reading Salon Makeup Application VS Licensed Makeup Artist
I love makeup... no really I LOVE makeup. It's my way of art, so many different canvases, so many different colors, textures, and techniques to play with. Every day I am challenged with a new idea or look to create or make my own! At the end of the day it is so important to … Continue reading Makeup Removal VS. Cleansing your Skin.
I always talk about external beauty and products here on my blog, but we can be beautiful on the outside and not so beautiful on the inside. Many (not all) times I have witnessed that those who take excessive time to work on their outside don’t always do the same inside. I get it we … Continue reading Inside-Out
It's a week before your "Perfect Day". You look in the mirror one morning and decide today is the day to plan what to wear, how to style your hair and what makeup pulls the whole look together. Then it happens...(insert dramatic music here)... Your SKIN! WHAT HAPPEND TO YOUR SKIN?!? It's droopy, dry from … Continue reading Perfect Skin for your Perfect Day…
I know this is not my traditional post, but I thought I would so something different! I recently provided makeup services for my first bride of the season and wanted to share the results! Happy Wednesday Everyone! If you are interested in my my makeup services please see the events/bookings tab above for pricing and … Continue reading Wedding Makeup!