Make Up

Red Lipstick – a Trademark of Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner it seems appropriate to talk about lipstick. Red lipstick is sexy and can be the first thing noticed when meeting someone. Lipstick has the power to transform one and seduce. It is timeless and validates femininity, can be a morale booster is bold, glamorous and can elevate the outfit you are wearing.

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Basic Make-Up Tips

Today make-up is like other fashion, anything goes if it works for you. That means taking into consideration your skin tone, activity, age, etc. Don’t wear too much make-up. The more make-up you wear the older and cheaper you look. Wear the makeup that flatters you and do not worry about the latest trends. Below are some general guidelines on how to apply make-up.

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Makeup Goes Bold: Electric Eyes

Major eye shadow is back on the beauty radar. The trend this holiday party season is to go bold, a 1970’s eye makeup revival! Turquoise, Red, Teal and Hot Pink are attention grabbing shades popular among the younger generation while brown tones of eye shadow have become passe. November Vogue featured a model with blue eyelids and a heavy smear of neon fuchsia up to her brows and Britain’s Vogue featured a model wearing a metallic mix of green and turquoise eye shadow with glossy red lips.

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Add Sparkle for Magical Eyes!

The latest trends in make up are metallics and cream eyeshadows, making matte powder eyeshadows passe’. Glittery / metallic eyeshadow is perfect for all women and will add some excitement to a holiday look without breaking the budget.

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The Perfect Scent

There are hundreds of new upper end perfumes introduced in the US every year. Not to mention hundreds are introduced in other countries each year also. No wonder it is confusing to find a scent that you like or “the perfect scent”. With so many cologne and perfumes to choose from one can easily be overwhelmed.

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Find A Fragrance

Find a fragrance. There is nothing worse than having a favorite beauty product discontinued and trying to find a replacement that you like. Recently the fragrance I love discontinued their travel size. Everyone said I smelled great when I wore it and I was always getting compliments. I like to take my fragrance when I travel so I was determined to find a replacement fragrance that was available in a size that is travel friendly and smelled as great on me.

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What Hairstyle & Makeup is Appropriate for a Formal Event?

The hairstyle or makeup that is appropriate for a formal event is the one that flatters your face. An invitation to a formal event is very exciting and an opportunity to dress up. Should you wear a different hairstyle or makeup? You probably are wearing your hair in a style that you think looks good on you so why not stick with the tried and true.

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Go Bold with Eyebrows

Go bold with eyebrows. Eyebrows are the frames of our eyes, and there are so many ways we express our style by how we groom them. Throughout the decades women have worn their brows in looks from pencil thin to completely natural, and it can be seen as a reflection of where the fashion was at the time as well.

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Temporary Tattoos

No need to risk infection from a dirty needle or needing to painfully remove unwanted tattoos now that temporary tattoos are an option. Temporary tattoos are non-permanent images on the skin that look like real tattoos. They can be drawn, painted, or airbrushed. Like any type of cosmetic you apply to your skin there can be side effects like minor skin irritation, including redness and swelling. There are 4 types of temporary tattoos to choose from: decal, metallic, air brush and henna.

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