Just like MBFW in New York, the vendors at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim in Miami were out sporting their best products and making sure they grabbed your attention. It totally seemed like it should have been titled MakeUp Forever Swim Week. The brand created makeup looks for just about every show during the event. While waiting for some shows to begin I noticed a sign, MAKE UP FOR EVER LASH LOUNGE. I quickly made my way over to have a looksie. Continue reading →
Jennifer Hudson recently shot with Daily Mail and offered a bit of insight into her world. She gives her opinion on being discrimated against as a plus size women, her successes and disappointments, surviving after her family deaths, the joys of being a mommy. Continue reading →
Angelina Jolie is the newest face for Louis Vuitton’s Core Values ad campaign. Photographed by Annie Leibovitz bare foot with messy hair and smoky-eyes, Jolie and her six-year old monogrammed ‘Alto’ carryall bag, are posed reclining on a wooden boat in Cambodia. She fell in love with the country in 2000 while filming ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider’ and later adopted her son Maddox.
The Core Values ad campaigns aims to celebrate Vuitton’s timeless classic bags in real situations on ‘real’ people. I’m not sure if celebrities count as real people in my book. Continue reading →
No longer just Beyonce’s sister, Solange Knowles is making quite a name for herself. From DJing to being the face of Carol’s Daughter, she can now add a major cosmetic brand – Rimmel London. Someone’s agent is working overtime. Continue reading →
Back in April, WWD announced that MAC Cosmetics had choosen 9 bloggers to create a new collection for the brand. At the time it was super top secret. No blogger names were known, not even what the name of the collection was. Kudos to all involved because I couldn’t find anything!
Makeup, seminars, workshops, and the top artists in the world – what more could a beauty lover ask for? Perhaps and interview with celebrity makeup artists Sam Fine and Billy B. Yes I interviewed them both. And that was just a small highlight of my weekend.
The Makeup Show is the only all pro trade show around which hits major cities like LA, NYC, Chicago, and even Europe. On Sunday May 15th and Monday May 16th, over 6,000 attendees and I rushed to the Metropolitan Pavillion in NYC to get a VIPeek of the new spring/summer products launched exclusively at TMS. Not to mention grabbing a pretty nice discount, and being able to watch/gawk some of the best artists in the world do makeup demonstrations. Continue reading →