Let me begin by stating that this post is dedicated to a very specific audience. What You’ll Need Bioderma 250ml Bioderma 100ml bottle Small Bowl Needle Point Syringe As a makeup artist, there are two things that bring happiness to my life: Bioderma Crealine and travel sized containers. Unfortunately these two things... Read More →
This gorgeous makeup brush collection by Cozzette is on sale for 50% off on OpenSky. The offer will be available for 48 hours only. These brushes are fantastic. They’re incredibly soft and some of the highest quality cruelty free brushes I’ve felt. Highly recommend checking this sale out! Go to Open... Read More →
While the rest of the country has been battling a polar vortex, Southern California is finally experiencing some cooler weather, which means no more beach days for now. As the temperatures drop, I start reaching for self tanners more. Recently, I’ve been testing one by Karora, the brand behind my #1 favorite... Read More →
Even thought I use and test hundreds of skincare and makeup products every year, I’ve often found that the most effective ingredients can be found right in your kitchen. Sarah Henderson from iHealthmarket.com has created an easy to follow guide for Behind the Scenes Makeup readers on the 7 Benefits of Cucumbers for Healthy... Read More →
Happy Halloween!! What are you dressing up as? Whatever it is, don’t forget a little makeup! My biggest pet peeve is watching all these girls (and boys) walk around in cute costumes with no makeup up on.
As usual, the makeup at Vivenne Westwood’s Red Label show was a feast for the creative eye. All of the model’s faces were kept completely makeup-free except for their own unique pop of crazy, ranging from blue mustaches, to red freckles, to tire marks. Key Makeup Artist: Val Garland
Key makeup artist, Lucia Pieroni explained her reasoning for dotting model’s under eyes with black circles, and it makes a lot of sense. From the audience, the dots give an eye opening effect, making the models look a bit like “startled dolls.” In addition to the circles, she also applied... Read More →
Most regular readers of Behind the Scenes Makeup can attest to the fact that I take skincare very seriously. My bathroom shelves are lined with products that I frequently rotate in and out, with hopes that my personal aging process is slowing down as we speak. When I was contacted to review Shiseido’s... Read More →