Makeup Tip: How to Use Shimmer

As  Makeup Artist I get the chance to work on some of the most beautiful people in the world.  Some are famous and some are just doing their thing in the professional world. Depending on what job I am hired … Continue reading

Get the look: 2015 Holiday Smokey Eye

1. Start with a clean and moisturized face.  This means grooming your brows too. 2. Apply a Face Primer all over your face. Add Shadow Primer to the eye lids only. 3. Using a wide shadow brush apply INK…Cosmetics Shadow called … Continue reading

Faux Lash How-To

You would never catch my eyes undressed for an important event. Some have joked by saying I have an arsenal of lashes. One for every occasion, to include when I conduct criminal interviews. I don’t know how many times I … Continue reading

Summer 2014 Date Night Beauty

  One of my favorite looks to do for a cool spring/summer night dinner with ????? It is clean, young, and mysterious! Here is the breakdown using all @inkcosmetics products.  Get yours at http://www.shopinkcosmetics.com! What you need: Apply Shadow Primer … Continue reading

Summer 2014 Hand Care

Summer is within arms reach!  Here is a quick and easy at home tip to help make your lands look younger. Ingredients: Juice of 1/2 Lemon 2 drops Licorice Root Extract 2 tbsp Sugar 2 tbsp Olive Oil Directions: Combine ingredients … Continue reading

Weekend Fashion, Fun, and Friends

  This weekend I decided to go for “no plan down time.”  This meant, I went wherever my heart desired.  I started it off by chilling at the lake house Friday night with a little paint, canvas, and “Peanuts.”  My … Continue reading

Forever Young!

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A lot has happened in the past few weeks.  I am awaiting yet another cancer check after a scare, which I am convinced, is work/stressed induced.  Without disclosing too much information about my work environment, I can say this… I … Continue reading

2013 Emmy Awards Style

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Every year we sit with anticipation and excitement for the red carpet arrivals.  We hope to be wowed and awed with the celebrity choices.  This year I was surprised to see…only a select few worth mentioning.  My favorite was Kristen … Continue reading

Beer Butted Chicken Dinner

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  Nothing better after a 2.5 mile trail run on such a cool rainy day than having a beer butted chicken dinner.  I received messages from our FB followers wanting this easy and delicious recipe. Keeping our chicken company on … Continue reading

2013 VMA Fashion and Performance Slam Dunk

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What a night!  The VMAs, good friends, good drinks, and what a show! I recently posted about Bruno Mars and his stellar performance in his signature Fedora, still impressed, not doubting that.  But, I have to give the overall props … Continue reading