The next in a recurring series about how to use the tools in your makeup kit like a pro. A few simple tips can make all the difference in getting the most out of your products—and of course, looking your best. Next up, Tweezers.
How to Use Your… READ MORE
It’s July, which means even if you were lucky enough to get to the beach for a long weekend, you’re probably still rocking some wintertime skin. Or—if you’re really being diligent—you’re staying out of the sun or covering up with SPF. But even if you’re embracing… READ MORE
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 wish I had time for a super-great facial. I always choose massage and exercise as my go-to indulgences. So, I came up with my own DIY version that can be really easily customized to fit your skin care needs and time constraints. I call it the “Cleansing… READ MORE
I’ve always believed in giving a woman the confidence and skills she needs to become her own makeup artist, and one of the key—and often-overlooked—elements of doing your makeup well is knowing how to use the tools that you apply product with. Most… READ MORE
What’s better than a great blowout? Few things make me feel as polished.
I hate doing my own hair, so having someone dry and style it for me is one luxury I really love. With blow-dry only salons popping up around the city, it’s hard to imagine that… 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
I’m not big on rules—especially makeup rules. But I wanted to give you a great place to start when picking a shadow. You want a shade that is going to enhance your eyes, not take attention away from them. Check out this spread from my new book… READ MORE
Inspiration can come from the most unexpected places.
Last year, at a meeting in Telluride, one of my colleagues opened up a packet of Sugar in the Raw—I was immediately struck by the warm, bronzy color and the iridescent quality of the sugar crystals…. 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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What’s old is new again.
My Foundation Stick, created in 1992, was a runaway success—the perfect foundation for women on the go, and a makeup artist’s dream come true. It’s hard to improve on perfection, but my team managed it. What’s new is a… READ MORE
Recently, my amazing team of makeup artists got to work on three shows for Bridal Fashion Week—Oscar de la Renta, Carolina Herrera, and Reem Acra. An incredible trio, right? I wanted to share their hard work with you, so take a look at these behind-the-scenes shots from the shows, and also the… READ MORE