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Recap – Runway Makeup Trends Spring 2013

NY Fashion Week Spring 2013 is a fading memory, so it’s time to recap the makeup trends (and train wrecks) because the New Year is right around the corner. Brows, Brows, Brows… Blocked, extended, even bleached – it was all about the brows on the runways of NY Fashion Week Spring 2013. At Marc Jacobs, […]

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Makeup Trends Fall-Winter 2012/2013

Let’s face facts, I’m a makeup junkie (to the core) and I’m in cosmetic nirvana because the trends for Fall/Winter 2012 are not just a re-boot of the same old “natural” look. I’ve created these 3 looks for Kryolan Professional Makeup with a distinctly fashion forward edge and still maintained a modern elegance with careful editing […]

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Spring – Summer 2012 Makeup Color Trends – Skin Inc

I had the opportunity to be on a panel of beauty experts with my makeup peeps Donna Mee and Emily Katz to discuss Spring – Summer 2012 Makeup Color Trends. We had a great conversation with Skin Inc Magazine and there are tons of beauty tips to be found HERE.   Copyright ©2012 Playing With Makeup™  - All Rights […]

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Red Lips Rule – NYFW Fall 2012

The makeup trend that ruled the runways at NYFW Fall 2012 – RED LIPS! Wait, weren’t Red Lips the trend that ruled NYFW Fall 2011? Is this deja vu? No, it’s not deja vu …we’re just admitting what we’ve always known – NOTHING trumps a red lip when you want to make a statement. For […]

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Illamasqua Theatre Of The Nameless Collection

Illamasqua Launches “Theatre Of The Nameless” Collection

Illamasqua launches it’s Fall 2011 Collection - THE THEATRE OF THE NAMELESS. Leave it to Illamasqua to base a color collection on the underground clubs of Berlin circa 1920 – a nocturnal den of underworld subcultures and exotic dancers rubbing shoulders with actors and anarchists. This indulgent collection envelops the senses. Darkly sophisticated tones are accompanied […]

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The Tom Ford approach to beauty …

So Tom Ford is into the beauty business full force. Hmmmm. I have to admit, the Private Blend Lip Colors he launched last year were pretty stunning and the pigment levels were significant (so is the price-tag at $45 US each). The extended collection seems to have the same quality level and could give Armani […]

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Big News! Big News!

I’m partnering with the amazing folks at MAKEUP ARTIST MAGAZINE ! I’m writing a bi-weekly “Expert Advise” blog for Whether I’m in Barcelona or Burbank, Dublin or Des Moines.  Whether I’m in the make-up trailer, speaking at a seminar or just hanging out.   Makeup Q&A sessions inevitably becomes a part of my day.  Everyone wants […]

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