NEW! MAC Cosmetics Masterclass Brush Collection

MAC Masterclass Brush Collection

MAC Cosmetics Masterclass Brush Collection is finally here!  I’ve been hearing about these ever since I saw them backstage at Fashion Week last year.  Every artist I spoke to LOVES them, BUT you the consumer will also find these very valuable – especially for applying primer, cream foundation and cream shadow.  They are super easy […]

NEW! MAC Divine Night Holiday 2013

MAC Divine Night Holiday 2013

MAC Divine Night Holiday 2013 is here!!  The first of MAC’s holiday collections has arrived and yippeeeee they are mineralize! The reason why I love mineralize SO much is that you get that glowy look without all the glitter (nobody wants to look like a disco ball..) The colors are rich and the look is […]

Beauty News: MAC Announces Rihanna as Viva Glam Spokesperson

MAC Viva Glam

MAC Announces Rihanna as Viva Glam Spokesperson! One partnership ends and another begins.  On the heels of her year long collaboration with MAC, they just announced yesterday that Rihanna is the latest to join the ranks as the next Viva Glam spokesperson. The MAC AIDS Fund was created in 1994, and to date has raised […]

MAC Prep + Prime BB Beauty Balm SPF 35 (NEW Shades)

MAC Prep + Prime BB Cream

Now that MAC has extended the range MAC Prep + Prime BB Beauty Balm SPF 35 has new shades from Ultra Light to Deep Dark! (Yahoooo!) Part of the permanent line, these formulas are super sheer, semi-translucent and luxuriously light. You can wear these alone for a natural finish, or layer them under foundation for […]

Holiday 2013: MAC + Rihanna – RiRi Hearts MAC Holiday…

MAC Rihanna Holiday 2013

Rihanna’s whirlwind tour with MAC ends with her final collection for the brand. RiRi Hearts MAC Holiday is an explosion of Pink, Red, Gold and sparkles. If you missed it the first two times around, RiRi Woo is back again in a gorgeous Winter White and Rose Gold packaging for the holidays.  I’m très excited about […]

Fall 2013: MAC Cosmetics Retro Matte Lipstick…

MAC Retro Matte Lipstick

I ABSOLUTELY LOOOVE this texture!! MAC Cosmetics Retro Matte lipstick is a cross between matte and satin and 100% comfortable to wear! It first made it’s debut with the SMASH hit Ruby & RiRi Woo over the summer and everyone LOVED it.  I can’t wait to try some new colors out! The pencila re pro […]

Fall 2013: MAC Cosmetics Indulge…

MAC - Fall 2013 Indulge Beauty

Every year I always say, “I’m so ready for fall…..” it’s true.  Fall is by far my favorite season of the year.  It’s not too hot, not too cold.  Sweaters and boots come out of the closet. So I always look forward to the Fall launches and makeup color collections.  MAC’s fall collection is always […]

Summer 2013: MAC Temperature Rising Makeup Collection…

MAC Temperature Rising

I know I’m late to the party on this one but I am JUST now going thru these and WOW!! The strobe lotion ALONE is worth picking up if you haven’t already.  I mix this with my BB Cream or tinted moisturizer and I get this CRAZY glow that is just unexplainable.  Get some and […]

Summer 2013: RiRi Hearts MAC – RiRi Woo Lipstick…

RiRi Hearts MAC Cosmetics - RiRi Woo

Red lovers rejoice!!!  Here we go….the first of the RiRi Hearts MAC collection is here in the form of a deep red lipstick that will be available ONLINE only May 2nd. Ohhh and it’s a BEAUTIFUL deep matte red….. Rihanna loves M∙A∙C. The global superstar with style-blazing looks as diverse as her musical hits needs […]

Trend Watch: What You Should Be Wearing – CORAL…

Coral Makeup

There’s always that color that just makes you feel alive and on fire, right? It’s warming up and my go to color for spring and summer is…. As the weather starts to get warmer and the flowers start to bloom – the first thing I think of is COLOR. This spring the return to color […]

Summer 2013: MAC Fashion Sets…

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Remember last summer’s Fashion Sets? They were a huge hit so of COURSE they are bringing them back again this summer. The concept is….taking iconic shades and making them work across multiple platforms. There are DEFINITELY some superstars in this version of the sets.  Heroine and Embrace Me are my favorites…you may find that the […]

Spring 2013: MAC Hayley Williams Collection Thoughts + Swatches….


What says summer more than vibrant, bright colors? Hayley Williams new collection by M-A-C couldn’t have premiered at a better time.  Featuring a bright tangerine nail polish , a fabulous matte orange lipstick, a delectable blood orange eyeshadow, and a gorgeous marbled illuminator; this collection has us welcoming warm nights out on the town.  Go […]

Spring 2013: MAC In Extra Dimension Spring/Summer 2013….


I LOVE the texture of these!! Last year, MAC Cosmetics introduced In Extra Dimension a liquid-powder hybrid formula with prismatic reflections that instantly sculpts, highlights and models the face to the desired effect – extra dimension. This year, In Extra Dimension is back with some new shades that are sure to be a hit for […]

Spring 2013: MAC + Hayley Williams from Paramore Collection…


I have loved Hayley Williams’ style ever since I saw the video for her band Paramaore’s song Misery Business one morning on MTV when I was getting ready for work. Her hair was bright, her voice was loud and her look was CRAZY COOL.  Her collaboration with MAC echoes all of those things. Singular, vibrant […]

Obsession: MAC Prep + Prime Transparent Finishing Powder [Pressed]


I LOVE MAC’s sophisticated Prep+Prime Finishing Powder [Pressed] [$24].  The compact itself is sleek and coated with a black shimmering glaze that would look uber sophisticated sitting in the palm of your left hand at the conclusion of any 3 course meal.  The powder itself looks white but appears sheer when applied with a brush […]

How To: Do Nude Makeup Without Looking Overdone…

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I must confess, one of my all time favorite makeup looks in general is the nude thing.  All skin tones can wear it, and it can be tweaked to look natural or totally glam.  The only addition to the glam look would be a possibly a darker or more shimmery lip.  I have worn the […]

How To: Get My Oscars Inspired Makeup Look… [VIDEO]


Remember yesterday when I showed you my Olay Oscars inspired makeup look?  Well…as promised, here is my video detailing step by step how to get the look! Complete rundown below… The Rundown: Olay Regenersist Eye/Lash Duo (as primer for eye & lash area – available NOW!!) CoverFX Total Cover Cream Foundation (as spot conealer) NARS […]

Spring 2013: MAC ProLongwear Paint Pots…


MAC is one of the hottest cosmetic lines on the market, and has managed to build a cult following of massive proportions. The company creates covet worthy colors and fabulous collaborations that have women racing to the counter for the latest looks. As features editor for TMG, I have to admit that before I started […]