When I need to laugh (which is often) and my guys aren’t around, SNL is my go-to show. It’s been so funny recently, and I love that the cast is full of so many talented, hilarious women. This week, my amazing Makeup Artist Cassandra Garcia had the task of making up the ladies of SNL for the Emmy’s. Not a bad gig, right? I asked… READ MORE
As a young makeup artist in New York City, I was always on the lookout for lipstick that looked like lips—I wanted something that was pretty and natural, that would make women feel comfortable in their own skin. After years of frustrated searching, I… READ MORE
I couldn’t be more excited for Yahoo Beauty to launch today. It’s already been a crazy, fun whirlwind and I can’t wait to see what’s next.
When you visit Yahoo Beauty—which I really hope you will—for the first time, I think you’ll find that it’s expanding on a lot of the… READ MORE
Over the years, I’ve realized that almost every woman I meet has a story about learning to use makeup through or with her mother. Though my mom didn’t teach me everything I know about makeup, I used to love playing in her makeup drawer and watching her experiment with… READ MORE
I’m excited to introduce a new series—Let’s Talk—where we sit down with Pretty Powerful women (and men!) to talk shop, fashion and beauty. First up, Pretty Powerful model Morgan Booker talks to us about her first modeling experience, her style and what makes her feel super confident.
Morgan Booker… READ MORE
I’ve always said that if I wasn’t a makeup artist, I would love to be a teacher or an editor. Now, in an exciting and unexpected new role, I’ll get to do both.
I couldn’t be more psyched to announce that I’ll be joining Yahoo News as the… READ MORE
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
Meet Kate Upton.
OK, you probably feel like you already know Kate. After taking the fashion world by storm in 2011 and gracing the covers of Vogue, GQ, and Sports Illustrated—to name just a few—Kate’s joined the ranks of iconic American beauties and… READ MORE
I love to clean, organize, repurpose, and give away, it makes so much sense. We recently started our spring cleaning at the office—we collect leftover supplies every year to give to Broome Street Academy—and look what we found! We created this… READ MORE
Growing up, it seemed like every beautiful girl I could think of at the time was tall, blond and blue-eyed—in other words, my opposite. But then, I saw the movie Love Story, which starred the gorgeous—and unmistakably brown-eyed—Ali MacGraw…. READ MORE
There are certain colors synonymous with each passing season—when you think of spring what comes to mind? For me, spring always means light but vibrant pastels—and purple… always purple. Growing up, I knew it was spring when the air carried with it the faint scent of lilacs and… READ MORE
We are big advocates of Breast Cancer Awareness and October is our month to make a difference — Estée Lauder Companies put together a pretty powerful video that shows a quick insight on the lives of three women, their different ages, and stages of cancer. I must warn you, this video may… READ MORE