The calendar says summer is here, and that means it's time for a beauty update too. While I haven't tested all the new collections yet, I've already found 10 perfect products to help kick off the season in style. Oh, and one amazing, amazing case with room to hold everything - seriously!
Nearly nude makeup is a huge trend for Spring, but neon fought its way back from the 80s and isn't about to return to the fashion & beauty archives just yet. From Missoni to Jason Wu, neon bright lips popped on the runway but the usual glossy finish was MIA. A matte, punchy pink or orange pout is the 'it' accessory for Spring and this post is your one-way ticket to having the hottest lips around!
Leave it to the #1 Model in the World, Estee Lauder Leading Lady & House of Style co-host Joan Smalls to make wearing four of springs hottest trends look effortless! From creating a flawless face to learning the benefits behind rocking nude nails, I'm bringing you the biggest beauty hits for Spring straight from the runway. And with our Beauty Scene Event in full swing, now's the time to shop, restock & sample until your heart's content, all while updating your beauty bag for the season.
It's inevitable, as Fashion Week comes to a close in NYC I find myself torn between two seasons. Fall, fur, covetable fashion and brooding pouts are all top of mind for obvious reasons, yet the pretty pastels and neon pops that are so 'right now' have me longing for Spring. And then it hit me ... Why choose?!?! There must be a way to curb seasonal struggles with beauty trends that can be worn now & later, right? Right.
Fresh from backstage and straight off the New York Fashion Week (NYFW)Fall/Winter Runways, here are 3 trends to start wearing now straight through 2013...
True confession. Until I took on the role as Macy's Beauty Expert, I was basically a scent soloist. Regardless of the many beautiful bottles that topped my armoire, I spritzed on Chanel Chance every day. I suppose there's nothing wrong with that, but really - how boring!
It's like limiting yourself to only one lipstick or topping your tips with the same shade of polish every time you get a mani. When I thought about it that way, it seemed so wrong, like mini panic attack wrong. Can you imagine - one lipstick!?!? But as with all beauty emergencies, I realized there's a simple solution. It was time for me to hit my fragrance cabinet, push my olfactory boundaries, and spice up my life with some new and much more exciting fragrance options! After testing a lot of notes and I'm certain annoying my co-workers with spray after spray, here are the six lovelies I landed on...