Maybelline The Nudes: Your New Shadow Staple

Maybelline The Nudes Eye Shadow Palette.jpgRecently, a shadow palette landed on my desk and quickly ended up as a staple in my makeup bag.  And you know ‘staple’ is a strong word.  Have you seen Maybelline The Nudes Eye Shadow Palette yet?  It might just be one of the most impressive drugstore makeup launches of the year.

Kate Bosworth’s Braided Updo How To

UnknownHow stunning is Kate Bosworth’s braided updo? I love the way she looks with her hair pulled off of her face. Good news is, her chic, braided style is super simple to achieve as it only takes three braids and a few bobby pins. Her stylist, Bridget Brager, gave me the step-by-step to creating her “intricate and romantic” updo.

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Neon Eye Shadow: Tips from A Makeup Artist

neon-eye-shadowI’m not sure if you noticed, but neon eye shadow is having a moment.  I first noticed backstage during Spring 2014 fashion shows.  Don’t shy away, because everyone can pull it off, it’s all about how you wear it.  To avoid looking like a clown, I spoke with Celebrity Makeup Artist, Jamie Greenberg, to find out the do’s and don’ts of wearing neon on your lids.