Tip for Tanning Spray

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…

The Art of Covering Veins

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…

Keep Your Face Away From the Sun!

At the risk of sounding redundant, please keep your face out of the sun regarding your skin type. Gone are the days from the 1900’s when people sat in their back yards using a sun visor over their face slathered with baby oil. The sun has moved up a notch and unfortunately its rays may…

More Tips for Lips

If you have enhanced your lips by making them larger it is best to avoid lip gloss as your new line will probably bleed off. I suggest you daub on light shimmering eye shadow to your bottom lip as it will give the same effect without removing your art work.

More Tips for Lips

If you choose to enhance your lips by making them fuller, make sure that the evidence is untraceable. Once you pencil in the line above your upper lip, you’ll want to go back and flatten out the area. What I’m referring to is lightening the former lip line so that it is no longer visible.…

Tips for Lips

Spring is here and colorful lips are in vogue. I’ve always utilized my products in various creative ways, so I suggest you dip your lip brush into your bright eye shadow pallet (pink, orange, violet), add lip gloss and you’re good to go!

False Eyelashes

For those of you who wear false eye lashes you most likely know the formalities and steps for placing them into your lashes. As I had two makeup lesson clients in the past few weeks who never read up on the subject and had never had success with putting them on, I wanted to mention…

Nip Tuck and the Needle

NIP TUCK AND THE NEEDLE   As a well known makeup artist and beauty author, I’ve received numerous requests to write an article regarding nip, tuck and the needle. Let me begin by stating that I wholeheartedly endorse plastic surgery and injections, provided they are kept in perspective. Without mentioning names, we all know who…