Yearly Archives: 2013

Runway Beauty: Orange Lip + Icy Green Eye at Creatures Of The Wind S/S 2014

At Creatures Of The Wind Spring/Summer 2014, NARS Director of Global Artistry James Boehmer created makeup that is super fresh with a bright orange lip and shimmery green eyes. Read on to see what was used to create the look! "The real statement of the makeup look is the satin textured orange lip. It contrasts the color and finish...

Runway Beauty: Luminous Cheeks + Nude Lip at Tanya Taylor S/S 2014

To go with the bright and joyful palette of pinks, whites and saturated pops of blue and marigold at Tanya Taylor S/S 2014, makeup artist Uzo working for NARS Cosmetics created a refined and chic look with polished skin, luminous cheeks and a matte nude lip. "The look is so refined and chic – beautiful, polished skin with luminous cheeks,...

Runway Beauty: Soft, Romantic Look at Tadashi Shoji S/S 2014

To complement the feminine, delicate dresses at Tadashi Shoji S/S 2014 show, models were given flowy hair, romantic makeup and shiny nails. Makeup "The makeup is inspired by the faded fresco paintings found in Tuscan Italy... pastels and watercolors, soft and ethereal," explained lead makeup artist Lisa Houghton working for M·A·C Cosmetics. Face * Face & Body foundation - blended over...

NARS Eye Paint Review, Swatches and Photos

For Fall 2013, NARS Cosmetics launches Eye Paint, a gel eyeshadow/eyeliner that touts an 18-hour wear, weightless yet hyper-saturated formula. Like your typical gel eyeliner, the Eye Paint comes in a clear glass pot with a lid to prevent the product from drying up. There are ten shades available, including your everyday neutrals in matte and shimmer finishes,...

Marc Jacobs Beauty Remedy Concealer Pen Review, Swatches and Photos

During my mini Marc Jacobs Beauty haul , I picked up Remedy Concealer Pen, an all-in-one eraser, brightener and corrector that promises to remedy the signs of aging, dehydrating and fatigue with just a few strokes. The Remedy Concealer Pen comes packaged in a cool-looking black tube with a clear slit on the side that allows you to see how...

Make Up For Ever Artisan Brush Range First Look!

This fall, Make Up For Ever launches a new, expansive brush collection. Dubbed Artisan Brush Collection, the 76-piece range includes everyday must-haves to highly customized tools to create the most intricate artist effects. The Artisan brushes took 5 years to perfect and utilize a synthetic fiber technology to mimic silky softness of natural hair. Straight fibers offer a more precise...