By Sheila Arkee
I wasn’t quite sure where I was going with this look – Smokey? Brown? Blue? I’m not sure, but I do like it!
Base: L’Oreal Studio Secrets No. 1*
Lid Base: MAC Nude Cream Color Base
Lid: Stila Diamond Lil
Outer Corner: Stila Batura
Browbone: MAC Vanilla Pigment
For variety’s sake, the subject of day 24 is my 20 year old sister, who has never really worn makeup before. I know, shocker. She’s related to me? What?
My sister is a little on the edgy side and full of fashion … she seriously got the [...]
If you are a regular reader of this blog, you belong to a special subset of humanity.
We are the beauty geeks of the world.
We can rattle off the name of celebrity makeup artists at a moments notice. We pay attention to ingredients on the labels of our favorite products. We [...]
Have you heard about The Daily Love? It’s an enewsletter you can sign up for to receive motivational quotes on a daily basis. I love reading my email from them in the mornings and get a bit of inspiration for the day.
Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about motivation and trying [...]
When a loved one is chronically or terminally ill, life changes dramatically, not just for the affected individual, for for their caretaker, as well. Priorities shift - understandably so – and often times basic self care is swept under the table.
Alicia Liotta, a former beauty editor, had gone through such a [...]
Have you ever heard of Alcone?
I’d heard about them years ago, but never had the opportunity to see a catalog until recently. They’re a makeup store that sells pretty much every hard-to-locate item made. The asterisk at the end of their name on the catalog cover is pretty darned accurate [...]
Today I’m taking my lip color old school with a shade I haven’t worn in a while.
It’s MAC’s Del Rio lipstick, lined with MAC’s Stripdown liner, and topped with a bit of their Guava gloss. The Guava gloss is actually a multipurpose gloss I picked up at a MAC Pro store a [...]
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So, my foray back into the world of makeup artistry was not only a ton of fun, but also a roaring success. Sure, I ended up dragging my makeup case and tired self home only to entirely collapse on the sofa, but it was a very positive experience I’ll forever hold close to [...]
Episode 2 of Painted Ladies Radio will air this Thursday, April 8th at 10 am P.S.T. on Blog Talk Radio. Bookmark the link in case you can’t listen live!
Tomorrow I’ll be speaking with our very own Beauty Maven, the fabulous Kate, as well as Alicia Liotta from Beauty Bus, a charity [...]