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FOTD on Location: A Pared-Down Glow in Kansas City

The full look. I spent the past weekend exploring Kansas City with Jethro and my husband and, while I tried to devote most of the time to soaking up the local sites, I also managed to quickly photograph a FOTD before heading out to the...

New Discoveries and Classic Favorites from Le Metier de Beaute

New discoveries and classic favorites from Le Metier de Beaute. I'll never forget the first time I visited a Le Metier de Beaute counter.  During the very early stages of Beauty Professor development, I was on a trip with my husband to Palm Beach (documented...

March Madness: Marc Jacobs Social Butterfly, Fresh Edward Bess + By Terry Launches and Shopbop Sale Recommendations

  Happy March to you, lovely readers. I hope your month is off to a marvelous start! Lately, I've been thinking that I'd like to deem 2016 the "Year of the Eyeshadow Palette."  Up until recently, I haven't been particularly drawn to palettes as they...

Video: 13 Glowy Foundations for Spring

13 Glowy Foundations...just in time for spring!  My affinity for foundation formulas knows no end! Since starting Beauty Professor, I have been fueled by the desire to continually discover the latest and greatest in foundation formulas.  If you haven't yet been witness to this obsession,...

2 New Products for Eyes + a Fresh Foundation-Focused FOTD

December: A month of much reveling and very little sleep!  That precarious ratio, without a doubt, can take a toll on the orbital area and today I am thrilled to be sharing an freshly-released antidote to the fatigue sustained within one's eyes, complements of...

Primer, Foundation, Concealer, Highlighter and Powder: My Current Base Product Favorites

Above: Base, base everywhere!  Happy Thanksgiving weekend!  Here is a discussion of my latest base products on current rotation.  From primer to powder and everything in between, I'm covering base products from some of my favorite lines including By Terry, Shu Uemura, Kanebo, Tom Ford,...

12 End of Summer Empties…Good to the Last Drop!

Above: My 12 End of Summer Empties...well-worn and well-loved. I devote a great deal of time attempting to take aesthetically pleasing pictures of skincare and beauty products.  I have learned, however, that it is nearly impossible to capture the loveliness of an empty (hence the...

My Bulletproof Foundation Routine for Hot and Humid Weather…Video!

Above: All the ingredients for my bulletproof foundation routine! After battling the intense heat and humidity of late August and early September, I am excited to share my bulletproof foundation routine; from skincare to finishing powder, this synergistic combination holds up flawlessly in the most...

Beauty Professor Packing List: What I Actually Used

Above: Last Tucson sunset...the sky looked like it was positively on fire!  My recent travels to Tucson, Arizona inspired a obscene amount of packing.  When it comes to filling a suitcase for a longer trip, I have never been conservative; I imagine every possible scenario...

FOTD: Burgundy and Rust in the Dead of Summer

Above: Rusts and browns from Chanel and Tom Ford.  On a side note, this biography of Jean Seberg is magnificent. I recently felt inspired to do a makeup look that is antithetical to the typical summer beauty fare (e.g., bronzed skin, bold, watercolor eyes and...