Daily Archives: Sep 17, 2009

How To: Rock Blue Eyeliner Like Rihanna

When it comes to eyeliner, blue is definitely Rihanna's signature color. Not only does the color go great with her caramel skin tone, it makes her hazel eyes look extra bright! Rihanna with navy eyeliner and hot pink lips at the 2008 Nickelodeons Kids Choice Awards then again with a glittery, electric blue at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fashion's Night Out. How...

Runway Beauty Breakdown: Marchesa at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

A simple, romantic look with soft skin and long, feathered lashes dominated the Marchesa Spring 2010 show. "We contoured the skin with matte and shimmery textures and added feathers to the eyes to provide dimension to the face," explained lead artist Talia Shobrook for NARS Cosmetics. A matte face was illuminated with a bit of shimmer. Feather lashes, custom...

Spring 2010 New York Fashion Week Nail Looks

At the spring 2010 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, we are seeing all kinds of nail colors and designs. My favorite are definitely the ones with the rhinestones (if only my nail bed was longer!) What about you ladies? Metallics Gold foil created an exotic Moroccan-inspired look at Baby Phat. Models showed off a gorgeous matte metallic finish at Jason Wu with CND...

Runway Beauty Breakdown: 3.1 Phillip Lim at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

At 3.1 Phillip Lim Spring 2010, Lisa Butler for NARS Cosmetics created a look that is clean and textural, giving a sense that makeup is there but not detectable from the plain eye. "The idea is not to be harsh. The look is part sheer with shades of green, brown and lilac fading into each other" said lead artist...

Runway Makeup Face Chart: Doo.Ri at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

"Doo.Ri is a Designer, but she is also a Creator. This is make up that has a unique point of view looking to create a style, an amazing woman. Powerful and a bit strange, yet gentle, cool and confident." – Tom Pecheux Face * Sculpt and Shape Foundation – applied to the skin. * Mineralize Skinfinish Natural – dusted over the skin...

Runway Makeup Face Chart: Peter Som at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

"The inspiration was created after looking through photographs of Brigitte Bardot. These are young girls who want to look made-up. Colourful, sweet and chic." – Tom Pecheux Face * Studio Sculpt Foundation – to prep the skin. * PRO Bright Coral Blush – swept generously from side of face, over temple, down around to cheek bones. * Emphasize Sculpt and Shape Powder –...