Monthly Archives - September 2017

Video: My Shining Moment + A Current Makeup Bag Spill

#MyShiningMoment. Happy Friday, lovelies! If asked to distill my professional life into three key words, I would choose  writing, public speaking and, of course, makeup; although these three elements are not inherently connected, they comprise my day-to-day pursuits and I couldn't be more grateful for...

Three Things: Hourglass Ambient Edit Volume 3, New Shades of Confession Lipstick and the Burberry Cashmere Foundation

Newness from Hourglass.  I just returned from an indescribably wonderful trip to London and Miami (a complete recapitulation, coming up soon...in the meanwhile, take a peek at my Instagram for a glimpse) and am working on catching up on absolutely everything--new releases, swatches, writing, filming,...

FOTD in London…Simple and Sunlit

Greetings from London...at the Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel. If you've been following me on Instagram, then you may have ascertained that I am currently in London! After a lovely weekend spent in Mayfair (reflected below), I met up with the Burberry Beauty team and can't wait...

Tom Ford Lips & Girls: A Pictorial Featuring My Top Six Choices

My Tom Ford Lips & Girls selections. Tom Ford's Lips & Boys (previously reviewed HERE) now have company; housed in resplendent white and gold packaging, the clutch-sized Lips & Girls feature the names of significant women in Tom Ford's life in two fresh formulas--Ultra-Rich and Sheer--for lips that...

Palette Power: Introducing the Natasha Denona Lila Palette + Hourglass Metallic Strobe Palette

*Natasha Denona Lila Palette Today's story is dedicated to two new beauty releases that embody the power of palettes: possessing a wealth of blendable shades yielding infinite potential, the *Natasha Denona Lila Palette (also available at Sephora) and *Hourglass Metallic Strobe Lighting Palette will instantly elevate your beauty routine.  Kindly...

The Fall 2017 By Terry Expert Range + Key Beauty Picks from Kevyn Aucoin and Smith & Cult

A glimpse at the *By Terry Expert range  Newness within the *By Terry Expert range has launched, creating a collective sense of delight for lovers of the exquisitely luxurious French brand. From foundation conveniently distributed with the click of a pen to powder that is equal parts...

3 Things in Beauty: the YSL All Hours Foundation, Favorite Natural Makeup Discoveries + an Upcoming BP Event This Weekend!

I trust your long weekend was lovely! Mine was spent volunteering at a classic film festival in Hollywood (where are my classic cinema lovers?) and I hit the ground running today as I will be headed out of the country late next week (more...

Worthy Splurges: The La Prairie Caviar Absolute Filler + A Weekend Sales Edit

Elements of my La Prairie Caviar Ritual. Happy first day of September, friends! How are you spending the holiday weekend? This post is dedicated to my updated La Prairie Caviar Ritual; the recent launch of the impressively effective *La Prairie Skin Caviar Absolute Filler (also available...