Menampilkan postingan dari Juni, 2012


When it comes to getting the long luscious lashes that all women want, there are many different options to chose from. It can be a bit overwhelming with all of the products out there boasting guaranteed increase in length and volume of lashes. There are many over the counter products including lengthening mascaras, eyelash conditioners with lengthening, eyelash extensions & false eyelashes. Lengthening mascaras can improve the look of your lashes, but we all know there is no magic in them. Obviously, the mascara you chose does play a part in achieving that perfect lash look though. We recommend making sure you use a lash conditioner or "base" prior to putting on the black stuff. This gives yours lashes one more coat which will make them appear fuller and longer! We love Jane Iredale's PureLash Extender Conditioner. Check out this video to learn how to properly use a conditioner prior to your mascara.

As for false eyelashes and eyelash extensions, while they do create …


I was lucky enough to be able to try out the new hues of Jane Iredale's spring collection: "Feeling Alive" first hand with the help of our lovely aesthetician, Lynne. My before picture shows how dull and drab my skin has been looking as we come to the end of the cold/dry weather of a New England winter. It's tempting to go out and sit under the harmful rays of the sun to get that perfect sun kissed look. I'm here to tell you there is another way! All you need is a little Jane Quad Bronzer and you can achieve this look without worrying about the added wrinkles and risk of skin cancer that go along with sun worshiping.
Lynne started my makeup application by color matching for foundation. This can be the most difficult part of a makeup application. It is important to first determine whether your complexion is cool or warm. Folks with cool complexions have blue undertones in their skin, while warm complexions are usually more yellow. Now, you are probably thinking, m…