Monthly Archives - January 2016

Friday Face Featuring Tom Ford, Vintage by Jessica Liebeskind + By Terry

Happy Friday, lovelies.  As so many that have preceded it, this week was a flash! In the haste of the past few days (ending one semester, beginning another), I have found myself reaching for products that can easily create a full face in a...

Skincare Spotlight: Omorovicza Gold Collection + Giveaway!

I was first introduced to the Omorovicza line (also available at Beautylish and Nordstrom and Omorovicza) a few years ago; since then, I've tried the many releases from this exquisite Hungarian brand and have integrated a variety of key products into my skincare routine (previous reviews HERE, HERE...

FOTD Newness: CdPB Cream Shadow, Hourglass Strobing Powder, La Prairie Lotus Glow + a Major Pair of Winter Boots

I hope your week is off to a wonderful start!  I am excited to share a fresh FOTD, rife with new products from Clé de Peau Beauté, Hourglass Cosmetics and La Prairie; I also included an incredible boot discovery, entirely apropos for the current...

Snapshots from IMATS LA + a Natasha Denona Palette Closeup

Above: IMATS LA snapshots. Last weekend, I had the privilege of attending IMATS LA; my assistant Laura and I went to the Pro Night on Friday and headed back on Sunday to walk the show floor for the afternoon.  From endless booths brimming with beauty...

Surratt Beauty Prismatique Eyes: Swatches Galore

Surratt Beauty Prismatique Eyes. Earlier this month, I offered a brief overview of the stunning Surratt Beauty Prismatique Eyes (also available at Barney's NY) with promises of swatches of full shade spectrum forthcoming.  Ever a woman of my word, I am excited to offer you an image and...

Quick Glance: 3 New Releases from Dior, Becca and Hourglass Cosmetics

Beauty newness. This past 3-day weekend was a blur!  Between two days spent at IMATS LA and a day at home shooting an insane array of new beauty products, I, for one, could do with one more day before heading back to work.  That being...

Video: What’s in My Makeup Bag?

What do you find endlessly fascinating? For me, one of the most riveting things to do is to take a peek inside someone's cosmetics bag!  There is just something so captivating about exploring a personally-curated collection of essentials...I generally learn more about the person...

A Worthy Splurge: La Prairie Skin Caviar Foundation…Swatches of ALL 12 Shades

The La Prairie Skin Caviar Concealer + Foundation (also available at Neiman Marcus, Saks,  Bloomingdale's) is a foundation-phile's dream. Comprehensively reviewed HERE, this luxurious formula is infused with skincare benefits, lush coverage, impressive lasting power and SPF 15.  It also contains a potent coordinating...

Monday Spotlight: Accessories, Makeup Storage and a Favorite Outfit

Mondays can be challenging, especially in the wintertime when it's cold outside and waking up one's alarm after a (hopefully) restful weekend is jarring to say the least!  To help mitigate a case of the Monday blues, here is a visual-intensive overview of some...

A Radiant Debut: The Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow Foundation

The Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow Foundation is now available! Earlier in the history of Beauty Professor, I remember being over the moon with joy when I happened upon Neiman Marcus the very day that the original Giorgio Armani Maestro Foundation (reviewed HERE) was released.  Up...