When it comes to my beauty regimen, I’ll test anything. From DIYing a goopy egg and olive oil hair mask to getting a spermine facial and of course, I never hesitate to bring on the chemicals. I even found that slathering oil all over my face is possibly the best thing I’ve ever done for my skin. However, just like with anything in life, I have my basics. The tried and true, never fail products that just get the job done. Some of my favorites underwent a makeover and you’ll be grabbing them off of drugstore shelves in no time.
When it came to style last night, it looked as if many of the A-listers were about to walk down the aisle to exchange “I dos.” With a wedding in just three and a half months, I swooned over each and every bridal inspired gown, but Anne Hathaway‘s natural makeup also caught my attention as it seemed to fit within the theme. Here’s how her makeup artist, Kate Lee, made her the most beautiful version of herself.
It would be a sin if I didn’t report on this. If you were watching the Oscars last night, you know that one of the moments that really peeked my interest (and if you’re reading this blog yours too) was when Ellen stole Lupita Nyong’o‘s lip balm out of her purse (see here). Well, breaking news: I got the scoop. Lucky for Clarins, it was theirHydraQuench Moisture Replenishing Lip Balm. You’re welcome.
The Oscar red carpet was exciting, especially when Kate Hudson showed up and completely put most others to shame. Well, in my book. Piercingly defined, smoky eyes and nude lips seen first on Giuliana Rancic, then on celebs like Penelope Cruz, Sandra Bullock and Kate Hudson, was not only my favorite makeup trend, but also the most wearable seen tonight. It’s sophisticated, glamorous and with the right tools, anyone can pull it off. Here’s all you need: