I just learned about an excellent, inexpensive color correcting pen. “Maybelline Master Camo Correcting Pen” for dark circles. They come in several colors but I found apricot to work wonders.
I just wrapped up a photo shoot with an Indian model and wanted to share my technique for correcting dark circles under the eyes. I believe it is common knowledge that red is the best way to combat the problem; however, I have find that applying a shimmering orange eye shadow is the best solution.…Details
A few weeks ago, I posted the ingredients and instructions regarding my favorite facial mask using a simple formula of egg yolk and almond oil. Oops, I forgot to suggest that the egg whites can also be used to cleanse the pores. Lather your face and remove with warm water after ten to fifteen minutes.
I realize that what I’m about to suggest may be obvious; however, a recent client complained to me about a new foundation she recently purchased and that it appeared too heavy. I suggested she mix it with her moisturizer and perhaps a bit of sunblock. Needless to say that it is perfectly fine to mix…Details
A mask made from egg yolks and seven drops of almond oil kept on your face for twenty minutes works as well or better than any expensive store bought mask. While cleaning and and softening your skin, it is simple and inexpensive to make. I would recommend using it every two to three weeks. I…Details
After sleeping on a cotton pillow-case all of your life, have you ever awakened one day to find a pattern from the material engraved onto your face? This can occur when the skin begins to lose elasticity and is no longer tight and can take up to an hour before those lines begin to fade.…Details
I mentioned my falling asleep in the sun when I was a teenager in my last blog: however, I didn’t mention when at age twenty I spent the summer in Spain and gradually worked up a significant tan including my face. No bad sunburn or the need to soak in a boiling hot tub: however,…Details
Back when I was a teen, I went on Spring break to Miami with friends. After two days, all three of my friends were in bed suffering from painful sun poisoning along with a significant fever and I was taking every precaution so that it wouldn’t happen to me. That is, until I fell asleep…Details
As I’ve been busy working on weekends, I haven’t had the opportunity to get to a beach and am sporting white legs; therefore, have turned to tanning spray when wearing a shorter dress. Unfortunately, the three I’ve tried have been far too yellow to match my skin tone. I’ve also found them to be a…Details
For those of you who may be self conscious of “spider veins” on your legs and feel uncomfortable wearing shorter dresses or shorts, there is a way to help conceal them with makeup. Apply concealer with a brush or a concealer pencil directly over the veins. As they are blue, use a slightly lighter color…Details