Monthly Archives: February 2009

FOTD: Adam Lippes AW 2009 Inspired Purple and Teal Eye Makeup Look

I really liked the combination of violet, blue, teal and pink that was spotted at the Adam Lippes A&W 2009 show at New York Fashion Week. These colors are great for a spring look...

Runway Beauty: Smudgy Eyes and Stained Lips at Zac Posen Fall 2009 NY Fashion...

MAC makeup artist Lucia Pieroni created a beautiful "Tim Burton-esque girl" for the Zac Posen Fall 2009 show. "She's very beautiful, but a bit creepy and doll-like," said Pieroni. The eyes were rimmed with...

Exclusive Interview with Ongina from RuPaul’s Drag Race

Thanks to MAC Cosmetics, I got to interview my favorite contestant from RuPaul's Drag Race, the stunningly gorgeous and oh-so-funny Miss Ongina! Growing up in the Philippines, Ryan Palao, a.k.a. Ongina, was just a flamboyant...

Backstage Makeup Breakdown: 3.1 Phillip Lim Fall 2009

NARS makeup artist Ayako created a look with wispy lashes and translucent matte skin at the 3.1 Phillip Lim Fall 2009 show. The inspiration came from the mythical spirit of rock and roll, while the...

Backstage Makeup Breakdown: Nanette Lepore Fall 2009

"The look uses shades of rose gold in a bohemian traveler sort of way," said MAC makeup artist Polly Osmond of the makeup that was spotted at the Nanette Lepore Fall 2009 show. To...

Runway Beauty: Gray Smoky Eyes at Matthew Williamson Fall 2009 NY Fashion Week

To offset the bright colors and glittery beading spotted at the Matthew Williamson Fall 2009 show, makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury created a chic early 90’s woman look that is "very done but in a...