Wednesday, September 15, 2010

[CONTEST ALERT]: Bling.my Giveaway!

I'm such a terrible blogger who seldoms updates her blog frequently. However, this time I'm back with some great information to share with u girls!

Not long ago, I discovered this amazing website cum portal, Bling.my which aims to provide up-to-date beauty and makeup news with loads of freebies available to giveaways. The website is pretty new and fresh, so look forward to see more changes and improvements to come its way!

Now comes the exciting part! With all the hype surrounding MAC Viva Glam latest lipglass release, Bling.my has announced a September Monthly Contest giving away a MAC Viva Glam Gaga lipglass. With two simple steps, you have two chances in the random draw to win it!

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I have entered for the giveaway for a chance to grab the gorgeous MAC Viva Glam Gaga lipglass :D If you're interested, go to this giveaway link to join now!

Sunday, September 5, 2010

And the 2010 Emmy for Best Makeup Goes To …

See which celebrity we think rocked the best makeup look this year

And the 2010 Emmy for Best Makeup Goes To …
This is a TotalBeauty.com makeup article
Amid all the glammed up starlets, Julie Bowen's deep, smoky eye was the winner in our book. Follow these steps to get her look.

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Fall Beauty Guide

Look polished in a pinch by following these fresh hair and makeup tricks

Fall Beauty Guide
This is a TotalBeauty.com makeup article
Makeup artist Sue Devitt and celeb hairstylist George Papanikolas show us how to create fall's hottest beauty trends -- in mere minutes.

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

NARS Artist Look: Janice Daoud


Janice credits her introduction into the beauty industry to François Nars. Inspired by his early work, Janice realized her own desire to pursue a career in makeup artistry.

Janice has worked with top Hollywood faces including Carmen Electra, Kim Kardashian, Essence Attkins and Usher. In fashion, Janice's skill has been seen on the runways of Marc Jacobs, Thakoon, 3.1 Phillip Lim and Betsey Johnson.

She has created these two new opposing looks for day and night using NARS beauty products. Read on for the get the look tutorial.

01: The Sweetheart


Complexion

Apply Sheer Glow Foundation to center of face blending outward for a smooth, fresh finish

Blend The Multiple Bronzer Cap Vert with fingers onto the cheek bone

For additional dimension, apply The Multiple in Luxor to cheekbones, bridge of the nose and cupid's bow

Cheeks

Using the Yachiyo Brush apply Deep Throat Blush for a pop of color to the apples of the cheeks

Eyes

Apply Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base to entire eyelid

Using the Kabuki Ita Brush, apply the darker side of Kuala Lumpur Duo Eyeshadow on the lower lid and pull up to the bridge of the eye

Follow with the lighter side of Kuala Lumpur Duo Eyeshadow placing the color in the bridge and blend up to the brow bone

Apply Nuits Blanches Eyeliner Stylo on top lash line and extend out to create a wing effect

Using the Eye Contour Brush, lightly stroke Mekong Single Eyeshadow to lower lash line

For added dimension, apply Black Moon Eyeliner to the bottom and top of the inner rim

Curl the lashes and apply Larger than Life Lengthening Mascara to the upper and lower lashes

Lips

Apply Aurore Pure Sheer SPF Lip Treatment to hydrate the lip

Outline and fill lips using Sex Machine Velvet Matte Lip Pencil

Dab Turkish Delight Lip Gloss in the center of the bottom lip and work it out

02: The Sinner


 
Complexion

Apply Sheer Matte Foundation to center of face blending outward for a smooth, fresh finish

For added dimension, apply The Multiple in Copacabana to cheekbones, temples and down the bridge of nose

Set with Loose Powder and puff

Buff with the Powder Brush to bring luster to the skin

Cheeks

Contour the hollows of the cheeks with The Multiple Bronzer Cap Vert or Tuomota

Blend Orgasm Illuminator with fingers onto apples of the cheeks for added glow

Apply Amour Blush to the apples of the cheek with the Kabuki Ita Brush for a pop of color

Eyes

Apply Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base to entire eyelid

Blend Cayenne Cream Eyeshadow to the entire upper lid using your finger

Using the Eye Shader Brush, layer Galapagos Eyeshadow on top of Cayenne

For added dimension use the Eye Contour Brush with Himalayas Eyeshadow on the brow bone and inner corner of the eye

Line lower lash line using the Eye Contour Brush and Galapagos Eyeshadow

Lips

Apply Fast Ride Lipstick to entire lip followed by Sweet Revenge Lip Gloss


MAC Creating the Cat Eye with Tiffany

Yeah, the latest video by MAC to usher in Fall with their collection, the Fabulous Felines. Enjoy!