One of the many things that I love about my job is dreaming up new products and seeing them come to life thanks to my amazing Product Development team (these girls live and breathe makeup). Last year, I challenged them to create a lipstick that looked matte but… READ MORE
I love makeup—making it, applying it. I love how it makes women look, and most important, I love how confident it makes them feel. But can I share a little secret? I sometimes like to go without it.
We all have those days when we want a little break from our daily beauty routine. And while—if you’re… READ MORE
Thanks to the huge success of our How To: Asian Smokey post, I thought I’d put together a post on how to do a super-easy, super-quick smokey eye—for when you’re on the go, but still want a standout eye. With the Long-Wear Cream Shadow Stick, this look couldn’t be easier. Don’t be intimidated!
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When it comes to beauty, I believe that everything starts with nude. As a young makeup artist, I helped pioneer the “natural beauty” look that is still the basis of my philosophy—it’s not about no makeup, but about wearing the right makeup for your skin tone. And the… READ MORE
Women can do anything. Run for president. Edit the New York Times. Become a Supreme Court Justice. Win a Nobel Prize. Change the world. But without an education, none of this would be possible. And the reality is, for many women in the developing world, school just… READ MORE
I am beyond excited to announce the launch of my new eyewear collection, featuring glasses and sunglasses. Beyond the fact that it’s the first line created by a makeup artist, what makes it so cool is that the range is designed to work with your face shape, skin… READ MORE
My favorite place in the world (other than my home) is probably Telluride. I shouldn’t even talk about it’s complete awesomeness since it really is one of the best kept secrets of Colorado. It’s a more relaxed version of Aspen, as in, there are still all the amazing things… READ MORE
Recently, I went to South Africa to visit my incredible South African team and I’m still smiley when I think about the energy and openness of each makeup artist. It wasn’t easy to get there — as a matter of fact it ended up being quite challenging but I made it and so… READ MORE
Lip color should be so easy that you can apply it without using a mirror. That’s the idea behind my new Sheer Lip Color. In a range of hydrating, juicy shades that glide right on, their sheer formula makes it easy to try out color trends without worrying about going too bright or… READ MORE
Some things are just better together. I played matchmaker with my products, pairing off some of my favorites into duos that pack more punch together than on their own. Which got me thinking. The best couples I know are the same way—amazing on their own, totally unstoppable together. Check… READ MORE
The first time I used Retouching Powder, it blew my mind. Before it goes on, it looks just like a regular powder but once it’s on, the texture is magic. It disappears, giving you invisible coverage that makes skin look like it’s been photoshopped. You have to see it to believe… READ MORE
Do you know what today is? It’s International Women’s Day and we’re celebrating with the launch of our Pretty Powerful Campaign for Women & Girls. If you haven’t yet, be sure to check out the new Pretty Powerful Pot Rouge. 100% of every US purchase will be donated to one my favorite charities, Dress for Success. And thats just… READ MORE