Over the last few months, I found myself reaching for my cream and gel blushes instead of powder. Why? Because cream and gel formulas are not only great for creating a dewy look, they are also super easy to apply! So here are a few tips on how to apply cream and gel blushes, including a brief tutorial.
The key to perfect eyeshadow application lies on skills, having the right tools AND understanding your eye shape. In this clip below, Smashbox’s Global Pro Lead Arist Lori Taylor breaks it down for us in just 4 simple questions. Make sure you check it out!
Here is my very own version of the smoky blue purple cat eye from Jason Wu A/W 2013. I used slightly different colors but hope you guys like the tutorial either way
Jason Wu A/W 2013 show
Looking for a way to REALLY make your eye makeup pop and last? Try foiling, a popular technique that involves applying eyeshadow wet to create a shiny, foil-like effect.
Just stumbled upon this awesome video tutorial by makeup maestro Charlotte Tilbury on how she created the gorgeous rock ‘n roll inspired smoky eye makeup on pop princess Rihanna for the March 2013 issue of V Magazine. Total hotness!
Capturing the idea of a “cool-girl feel with a hard core lip”, makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury working for Maybelline New York created radiant skin and a two-toned, wine-colored lip at Rachel Zoe A/W 2013.