Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Secret Beauty Essentials

{This is my first guest posting I've ever done!!  I was asked to focus on beauty products over at StyleYourLife blog by its creator Jennifer, who has a fabulous blog that focuses on everything from fashion, design, and interiors!  Here is a taste of the posting I created for her...}



Secret Beauty Essentials You Need For Everyday
I am honored to have been asked to do a special blog posting for all of you lovely followers here at StyleYourLife!!   Jennifer asked me to give my opinion on a subject near and dear to my makeup artist heart...a list of a woman’s must have beauty essentials for everyday!  So I’m going to clue you all in on my secret products I use to make my clients (and well, myself too!) a more beautiful version of their natural self this holiday season.  Shhhhh, these products are top secret!!!

{Sssshhh, beauty secrets ahead!!}

So without further ado, here are my current makeup and skin care faves on the market!
Eyes: For mascara, I am loving L’Oreal Voluminous False Lashes mascara because the shape of the wand has a skinny tip for those hard to reach corner lashes. I recommend everyone use black for the most drama unless you have super light lash hairs that can only handle brown black.  My go-to eye shadow palette for all eye colors, is Too Faced Cosmetics Natural Eye collection.  With 9 shades in all, 3 matte and 6 shimmer, there is something for everyone.  It even comes with cheat sheet cards for application how-to for the most amateur makeup lady!

Skin:  Every flawless face must begin with a good skin regime.  For a budget friendly wrinkle fighter that actually works (and who doesn't want to fight wrinkles as early as possible??), I recommend using Neutrogena's Rapid Wrinkle Repair night moisturizer.  And once you've moisturized those pesky fine lines and wrinkles, fill them in with...


....and to get the rest of the story (and my opinions of fave beauty needs!), click on over to StyleYourLife
and check out her other great posts!!  



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