• Q&A with The Makeup Show LA Attendees

    A few days ago, we posted a recap and some photos from The Make Up Show LA 2012 and what we experienced while we were there.. As Jenn and I were venturing around the exhibit, we had the chance to interview some of the attendees. Our first interviewee was Gianni Charvari, a student at Santa Monica College’s Cosmotology School (pictured on…

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  • What’s In My Cosmetic Bag: Carmen Tse

    Carmen Tse is a makeup artist based out of Vancouver, Canada. She has worked in Japan and Vancouver perfecting faces on camera, and in shows and weddings. Read on to find out what's in her cosmetic bag, as well as some of her trade secrets. Read More

  • “Let’s Talk” about Sinful Colors

    I was at a local Walgreens this week when a price tag caught my eyes. Nail polish for $1.99! The array of colors on display for a killer price was… Read More

  • Betsey Johnson Too Too Scented Nail Colour

    Betsey Johnson has designed a really bright hot pink nail lacquer for spring, with a fun factor that isn’t limited just to its shade — it’s scented, too! I’m talking… Read More

  • The Makeup Show LA 2012 Highlights

    Despite an uncharacteristically rainy weekend in downtown Los Angeles, Jenn and I had a great time on our first trip to the Make-Up Show LA event. Although we had little… Read More

  • Purity Made Simple

    While I like the concept of all the facial cleansing “systems” on the market these days, which offer a highly specific regimen and multiple end results, sometimes they can be… Read More

  • Photos from The Makeup Show LA 2012

    Just thought I would share some of the photos that Jenn and I took at The Makeup Show LA last weekend. There were a lot of makeup brands exhibiting at the show - some of my favorites, and also some that were new to me... Read More

  • Live from The Makeup Show LA 2012

    Stela and Jenn are live on the scene at The Makeup Show LA 2012 - The beauty industry's largest PRO only event where the top industry artists and pro-driven companies present the newest products, seminars, forums and hands-on workshops... Read More

  • Butter London Lippy Lipgloss

    A few of my friends constantly rave about Butter London’s Nail Lacquers. I, myself, have been tempted to try them since I’m always wandering towards their colorful display of non-toxic,… Read More

  • Gym Bag Beauty Essentials

    When heading to the gym, I always pack some beauty products for pulling myself together post-workout. Who likes hauling her entire makeup cabinet with them to the gym? Not me… Read More

  • Making Mascara Work for You

    We’ve all done it.  You run out of your high end foundation so you stop in a drug store to pick up a quick replacement.  Or you spot a really… Read More