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Legendary Makeup Artist, Dick Smith dies at 92

The makeup industry is mourning the loss of a true pioneer. Dick Smith, most well known for his work on The Godfather, The Exorcist, and Amadeus passed away yesterday at age 92. While I do not work in special effects, I have always been inspired by Dick Smith’s career and creations. He was dedicated to teaching other makeup artists, and I […]

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China Finally Ends Mandatory Animal Testing for ‘Ordinary Cosmetics’ !

As the only country in the world that legally required animal testing for cosmetics since 2012, China has played a major opposing role in the ongoing battle against animal cruelty. Companies such as Avon and Estée Lauder (who own MAC, Smashbox, Tom Ford, Bobbi Brown etc), have even altered their prior no-animal testing policy in order to sell in the country. On Monday, June 30th, […]

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Jessica Lange: The New Face of Marc Jacobs Beauty

I have had a slight Jessica Lange obsession lately, so when I heard the news that she has signed on to be the new face of Marc Jacobs Beauty, I was really excited. She is just so stunning.. when I watch American Horror Story, I can’t stop staring at her face. It’s wonderful that mature women are being recognized as the faces […]

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Kevyn Aucoin Gallery Debuts at The Makeup Show LA

The Makeup Show LA is coming to town again March 1st and 2nd with an exciting new feature, the Icon Gallery! At the first ever Icon Gallery, The Makeup Show has  teamed up with Kevyn Aucoin Beauty to give attendees a rare glimpse behind the scenes of Kevyn’s personal  and professional life . The gallery will include Personal images of Kevyn […]

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Revlon to Relaunch Skinlights!

Oh, happy day! Remember Revlon Skinlights?? They were one of my all time favorite highlighters and were discontinued in 2006. The new Skinlights have been popping up in the UK and Austrailia but have yet to reach the US. In honor of New York Fashion Week, Revlon has been releasing sneak peeks of  their 2014 collections each day on Pinterest. […]

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