August 26, 2009

Double Duty Cosmetics

Bronzer – Apply all over face and as an eye shadow
Application tip: Dip soft bronzer brush in bronzer and apply in the same order the sun naturally hits your face - forehead, then nose, cheeks, and then chin.
Recommended product: Bobbi Brown Bronzer “Light”

Mascara – Mascara similar to your natural hair color can be used on lashes and for root touch-up at hairline
Application tip: Roll mascara wand onto the topside of your upper lashes, and then to the underside using a wiggle motion starting at the root.
Recommended product: Maybelline Great Lash Mascara

Cream Blush – Use on cheeks as blush and on lips for long-lasting lip color
Application tip: Smile! Apply cream blush to apples of cheeks blending up toward hairline.
Recommended product: Stila Convertible Color “Peony”

Multi-use Face Brush – Use with cream or liquid foundations, powder or cream blush, loose or pressed powders, bronzer.
Application tip: Use makeup remover wipes to clean in-between products and deep wash twice a month with baby shampoo.
Recommended product: MAC Brush #187

AQUAPHOR - Did you know that you can use this irritated tushie ointment for your own beauty treatments? Keep tube on your night table and apply Aquaphor to your cuticles, lips, dry heels, and as an eye cream nightly before bed.

August 23, 2009

Bridal Trial - Jennifer

Wedding of Jennifer Cobb and Tim Garry

Wedding Date: August 30th, 2009

Location: Hastings-on-Hudson

Colors: Purple and Green

Recommended Vendors: Surprise Photography and The Scott Thomas Salon

Special Wedding Details: vintage mixed with hippie vibe, Donations to cancer charities

Love Story: Jennifer and Tim met in college (Fordham) and Jennifer had a crush on Tim since Freshman year. They've been living together like a married couple (baby and all - Samantha) for years.

Wedding - McKenzie and Asher

Wedding of McKenzie Primerano and Asher Kohn

Date: August 23rd, 2009

Location: Hyatt Regency, Greenwich, CT

McKenzie didn't have time to come in for a pre-wedding makeup trial but she knew exactly how she wanted her makeup to looks - very natural.
She has great skin and beautiful lashes so she didn't need much makeup at all.

August 10, 2009

Bridal Trial - Sarah

Wedding of Sarah Nassar and Matt Garcia

Wedding Date: Friday, August 28th, 2009

Location: The Grandview Poughkeepsie, NY

Colors: Pale Yellow, Purple, Fuschia

Special Wedding Details: Cool Welcome bags with candy, chips, water, and Alka Seltzer

Photographer: Park Place Photography

Hair Stylist: Sarah from Eclipse in Tarrytown

Love Story: Sarah and Matt have been dating since the 10th grade. They have a 16 month old son. They can't wait to add more kids to the family!