I’ve been waiting for a moment like this to pop up. An oh-so precious moment when a monster zit would appear on my face for one little reason — to be able to show you via photo how to cover up such a monster!
The technique is simple, and the success lies [...]
Before I get on to the subject of today’s Breakdown, one thing you need to know is this: when Painted Ladies Expert Nicole Valentine and I get together, hilarity always ensues.
Whether it’s my son trying to climb into her fish tank, or me insisting on her bleaching out the front of [...]
Ok, so I bought a fancy dancy new digital SLR camera recently, and one of the greatest things about it is that it allows me to take HD videos. I am so excited about it, and still learning how it works, so to break it in, I figured I’d [...]
Have you ever purchased a foundation and found it just wasn’t as you expected? Why, of course! I bet it’s happened to at least 99.9% of us!
I’m horrible at returning things to the store for a refund or exchange, so in an attempt to finish out bottles and bottles of unloved [...]
Unless you are one of the lucky women with nicely pigmented lips, you will look better with some color on your kisser. The good and bad news is there is a color for everyone … and you have to sort through a lot of them. You can find some really good buys [...]
It’s officially Holiday party season, and that means one thing — bust out the dramatic makeup!
One of the most frequent request that we hear around these parts are is for smokey eyes; while we’re still working on putting together a tutorial for you all, here are some fabulous YouTube demos that [...]
In doing make-up, I’ve found that some things are a definite MUST when a gal desires a picture-perfect face! Here are some easy tips to consider the next time you want to get camera ready and have a flawless finish!
1. Prep and Prime
2. Foundation – Push or Stipple
I was recently chatting about makeup with a friend, who happens to be the blogger behind a fab foodie site, when she brought up a very cool suggestion for Painted Ladies.
“Why don’t you have a regular feature/possible weekly colum with the very basics about makeup,” she suggested. Even how to open a [...]