We’ve all seen the Instagram videos when someone puts 12 different colors all over their face before applying their foundation and concealer. I’m sure many of you realize they are color correcting – but do you ever wonder why? how? or if you should be doing it too?
Fun fact: contouring was a technique used by drag queens before you ever saw it on your favorite celebrity or influencer. It’s a great way to add definition, or even change your face structure using light and shadow. We’re all used to the ‘regular’ way to contour: you start with foundation, then go in with concealer and creams or powders to contour and highlight. … Read More HOW TO: REVERSE CONTOURING
Nothing is worse than going to a beauty counter to buy a foundation only to go home and find that the foundation color the sales associate helped you pick out is definitely NOT your color. Color matching foundation is tricky, there are so many different shades, undertones, and some brands may not even have your exact color. Here are some tips on helping you … Read More HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT FOUNDATION SHADE
SPEND VS. SAVE: MAKEUP EDITION How easy is it to stop into Sephora or Ulta for one thing and end up leaving with a purse that’s hundreds of dollars emptier? Trust me, I know the feeling. I love buying makeup – probably more than the average person – but I don’t always love the dent in my bank account. In recent years, drugstore brands … Read More SPEND VS. SAVE: MAKEUP EDITION