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Monday Makeup: Soft and Pretty like Rihanna

Monday Makeup: Soft and Pretty like Rihanna

Rihanna was looking unlike her usual avant garde self during a book signing at Barnes and Noble on October 27 in NYC.  Her makeup was fresh and youthful and Rihanna looked just plain pretty.  (plain pretty — is that an oxymoron?) Even her red hair looks like it has been toned down a notch and […]

Fierce Friday: Rock Red Like Rihanna

Fierce Friday is for Fierce Red!  And Rihanna is our Lady in Red muse. Rihanna seriously knows how to make a hair statement. While Rihanna continues to rock her asymmetrical bob with shaved sides, the fire engine red color makes her a stand-out.  What I love most is that Rihanna is not afraid to pair […]

Budget Beauty Tuesday: Your Hottest Prom Looks on the Cheap Pt. 1

It’s your prom night and you definitely want to outshine the other girls. It’s time to bring out your inner bling. With a few key makeup accents your will be as hot as ____________________(insert one — Beyonce’, Rihanna, Keri Hilson, Ciara…) Rihanna was a living doll a the 23rd Nickelodeon Awards.  Even though her makeup […]

Rihanna Gets NARSissitic at Nickelodeon 23rd Annual Kids’ Choice Awards

Rihanna looked sweet as pie at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards on Saturday March 27th. Of course, the folks at NARS had a hand in her perfecting her look.

Fierce Fridays: Secret Weapon — Go Nude

Want all eyes on you?  Go nude. Eva does it.  Beyonce’ does it.  Rihanna does it. Monica Lewinsky made it hot!  I’m talking nude lips. Shiny, glossy nude lips will have all eyes on your tonight. I kicked and screamed when the nude lip came into fashion.  I hated it.  Particularly for women who had […]

Fall 2009 Makeup Trend Dark Lips — Do’s and Dont’s

I love, love, love fall makeup and fashion. Unfortunately, the best of fall is previewed 6 months early in February of each year. Who is ready to buy for fall when summer is right around the corner?  I do get excited when I see the fashions, the colors the new products, BUT, I’m just not ready for the to embrace fall […]

Makeup 101 — How to Choose a Foundation

Monday’s are now dedicated to Makeup 101.  Makeup 101 is all about making the right choices with your makeup, how-to and product recommendations.  Today let’s start with foundation.  I see so many women abusing foundation that it’s downright shameful.  If you are going to wear foundation, please, get it right.  There are two main considerations […]

Rihanna Does Blue Eye Makeup Right Part 2

 Yesterday I blogged about Rihanna’s beautiful blue eye makeup.  In particular her gorgeous blue eyeliner. But Rihanna has also worn blue eyeshadow superbly.  Blue eyeshadow can be absolutely gorgeous on all eye colors, provided of course the eyeshadow is applied correctly and the right color of blue is chosen. More often than not, we see celebrities in bad […]

Rihanna Does Blue Eye Makeup Right

Celebrities are popping up in blue eye makeup on the red carpet as well as  making the blue eye makeup trend and everyday staple.  As a makeup artsit and a general consumer of everything makeup, I have known for years that wearing some blue around the eyes can make the eyes shine!  Blue brightens the […]