How to Get in on the Unicorn Makeup Trend

So, it seems like the hot new trend right now is unicorn. Now, how the mystical creature’s prominence has been able to cause such a magical commotion in every product ranging from a Starbucks drink to hair extensions is up for debate. According to NY Mag, the trend actually surfaced sometime last summer, but thanks…

It’s Official. SMASHBOX is a Lip Art MVP.

Smashbox Cosmetics was recently awarded the title of “The Most Valuable Lip Art” by the Guinness World Record for its latest lip creation. Makeup Artist Vlada Haggerty used over 6.5 carats and 80 diamonds provided by jeweler Zoe Chicco to create the bedazzling creation, which appraised for a lip-smacking $26,500! Other than the jewels, the…

M.AC “Next To Nothing” Review

Post by Jolevette When Alicia Keys announced that she would no longer be wearing make-up, it was a decision that shocked the world. But, I recently saw a commercial that showed the words “Be” and the letter “U” as a part of the word “beautiful.” And that is what the diva wanted to be: herself;…

Long Overdue Event Recap: L’Oréal’s Galantine Party

On the eve before Valentine’s Day, my sister joined me for L’Oréal’s Galantine event. It’s rare that I get invited to a press event, where they actually encourage you to bring a plus one, but for L’Oréal’s Galantine themed event, I was asked to bring a BFF, and it was a no-brainer that I chose…

Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra 24H Product Reviews

I recently received a few products complimentary from Influenster to try out and rather than posting full on reviews of each, I filmed a makeup look using the products so that you can really see it in action. You can view the full video here on my Instagram page. Not into video? Some of my…

Lisa Frank Announces Makeup Collection

If you did not have access to Lisa Frank items as a young girl growing up in the 90s, you were unquestionably robbed of the happiness brightly colored stencils, glitter and sparkling stickers could bring to your trapper keeper. The psychedelic supply company has announced something that will make every girl, no matter their age,…

Jessica Alba’s Oscars Hair, Makeup & Dress Details

We’ve got the inside scoop on how to get Jessica Alba’s romantic hair & makeup from last night’s Vanity Fair Oscar’s After Party. Her look was the work of Daniel Martin, Makeup Artist and Honest Beauty Creative Color Consultant, and celebrity hairstylist and Jennifer Yepez, Honest Beauty Brand Ambassador. THE MAKEUP: • To recreate Jessica’s…

The One Makeup Product that Dominated at the Oscars

To debut product launches, some brands turn to social media influencers or even promote the products on their own channels, but Glossier tapped the makeup artists of the celebrities attending the Oscars to debut the latest addition to its color cosmetics family: Cloud Paint. The gel-cream blush is available in four shades, Puff, Haze, Beam,…

Empire Actress Serayah McNeill Fronts Multicultural Hair Brush Line

Actress Serayah McNeill will be the face of Wet Brush’s new collection called TxturePro, a line of three tools meant to detangle curly, kinky, way and coiled hair. The actress is well-known for her voluminous natural head of curls, and will promote the line which will feature a detangler, extension brush and wave comb. The…

NYFW Recap: SAKU New York

Emerging New York based designer, Lissa Koo, showcased the latest collection from her ready-to-wear brand, SAKU New York, during New York Fashion Week. The items in the collection featured rich blacks that were juxtaposed by pale pinks, whites and greys, creating an interplay of contrast in each piece. Playful ruffles, as well as light, see-though…

Nail Art: CND for Libertine Fall/Winter 2017

The nail artists of CND teamed up with designer Johnson Hartig to create 17 (yes, you heard right, 17!) intricate nail styles for the Libertine Fall/Winter 2017 fashion show. The one-of-a-kind creations were inspired by the decorative and flamboyant style of Romanian gypsies and the handwoven embroidery by Uzbekistani village women. CND Co-founder and Style…

CND for Jeremy Scott Fall/Winter 2017

CND, known for their over-the-top nail artistry at Fashion Week, teamed up Jeremy Scott to create striking designs for his Fall/Winter runway. The custom nail style creations were led by Miss Pop CND’s Creative Ambassador and Jan Arnold CND’s Co-founder & Style Director. The duo was aiming to take the classic red nail and make…