Foundation matching is one task that is not easy to accomplish, especially if you’re one that has that “in between” shade…ESPECIALLY if you have true yellow or olive undertones. You know the deal….foundations are usually too pink/red/orange/gray…then when you find the perfect undertone, it’s too light. Thennnnn you have to mix two foundation shades to … More When You’re Always “In Between”.
Several months ago, Kat Von D released a loose setting powder designed specifically for the under eye area. They come in three shades which are: Petal– powder pink shade (for fair skin tones), Peach– warm bisque shade (for medium skin tones) and Golden– banana yellow shade (for tan to deeper skin tones). So…since I’m pretty much a setting powder … More Kat Von D Beauty – Lock-It Brightening Powder
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock or living off the grid, I’m 100% sure that you know about a cult-fave setting powder by Laura Mercier! Her original shade in “Translucent” has made major airwaves in the beauty community, even though it’s not a new powder. It has been the fave of many makeup artists … More My Thoughts: Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder – Medium Deep
Hello, everyone! 👋🏽 This post is long overdue, but it had to be done! As you all know, I attended this year’s Makeup Show. I unfortunately could not attend both days due to me having to report to work on Monday. That was disappointing, but that will never happen again! Due to me not having … More #TMSNYC2017
Yes, The Makeup Show is about to take place in NYC this coming weekend on May 7th (9:00 am – 6:00 pm) and 8th (9:00 am to 5:00 pm) at the Metropolitan Pavilion, in the Flat Iron section of Manhattan. I. cannot. wait. This is the time when I dive deeply into the world of … More It’s That Time Againnnnnn!!!
Besides the usual pastel colors, I wanted to do something different…so, I outlined the shape of the eyeshadow placement using a black gel liner. DETAILS FACE Primer: Urban Decay B6 prioming spray Concealer: Tarte Cosmetics Shape Tape concealer in Tan (under-eye area and around mouth) Foundation: Cover FX Mineral Pressed Foundation in G70 Setting Spray: … More FOTD: Easter With a Twist
Sooooooo, as you all know I’ve been rockin’ dreadlocks. I have been toying with the idea of cutting my locs and rockin’ a short hairdo (although still natural). I then had thoughts of me feeling remorse due to growing my hair so long and then chopping it all of, and then dismissed the idea of … More New hair, who dis?