• Basic Makeup Essentials for Beginners
  • Best Glow in the Dark Makeup
  • Workout in Style with lucy + Giveaway
  • Orange and Black Halloween Eyeshadow Design
  • Olay Fresh Effects {Everything Off!}

Simple Scarecrow Makeup for Halloween

How to get a scarecrow makeup look for halloween

Today is Halloween and if you are like me, you are scrambling for an easy halloween makeup idea. If you want to dress up for Halloween but don't want to spend too much time and money on it, follow my simple scarecrow makeup tutorial for Halloween. It's super fast, quick, and you most likely have everything you need already in your home. I love when that happens. Just follow these simple makeup steps below to get your scarecrow makeup on. Today I am hosting a block party at my home, so I think it's only appropriate to dress up for the occasion. Plus, I am winning major cool point with my daughters...and I am totally rocking this look all day long with no shame. You can get away with crazy stuff of Halloween. Want to become a scarecrow for Halloween? Here is what you … [Read more...]

Basic Makeup Essentials for Beginners

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Basic Makeup Essentials for Beginners Today we are going back to the beauty basics and taking a peak at what basic makeup essentials every makeup beginner needs in their makeup bag. With so many new and exciting beauty products out there, it can be hard to know what products to invest in and which products you actually need. So regardless of if you are 15 and starting out with makeup, or 55, these are basic makeup essentials for beginners that every makeup bag should have. If you are a makeup beginner and are curious about what basic makeup essentials should be in your makeup bag, this post is for you. On the flip side, if you are someone who just buys makeup for fun and then somehow ends up with this massive makeup case full of cosmetics that you don’t actually use, … [Read more...]

Best Glow in the Dark Makeup

how to get a glow in the dark UV Makeup

Hey guys! If you are looking for the best glow in the dark makeup for halloween or a fun glow-in-the-dark party, I have a suggestion for you: Make Up For Ever Fluo Night. It comes in a powder form, and works perfectly over the top of any eyeshadow or makeup design you already have created. I used this glow in the dark makeup for on on-air makeup segment, and then also for my book, 500 Eye Makeup Designs.  This glow in the dark eye makeup is found at a Make Up For Ever boutique only,  but there are other versions of glow in the dark makeup that are similar. According to several other makeup artist friends, Mehron carries some UV light makeup that is really good. While I haven't tried this from Mehron yet, I do know that they are a leading cosmetic brand amongst FX … [Read more...]

Workout in Style with lucy + Giveaway

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You already know how much I love and obsess over makeup, and how annoying I can be about making sure you are taking care of your skin; I can’t help it…I am passionate about it. But, there is another huge aspect of taking care of YOU that is even more important than beauty (what??), and that’s living a healthy and active life. For me, I want my two daughters to know that taking care of themselves isn’t just amazing lipstick and hair, but it’s getting to the gym and living a healthy lifestyle in order to be fully engaged in all areas of life. With that said, this mom (talking in the 3rd person is always awesome) isn’t going to work out in frumpy clothes and may even show up with a bit of gloss-laced-lips. While I like to work out in style, I take my workouts seriously and … [Read more...]