How to Prep Your Eyes for Makeup

A lot of you have come to me with the same very annoying and yet easily fixable problem: “Why does my eye makeup always look so patchy?” Well, 9 times out of 10, it’s because you don’t prepare your eyes for makeup correctly. Today, I’m going to show you how to do it. For any eye makeup look that you’re going for, whether dramatic or soft, you need to first create a neutral base on your lids. Most eye shadows […]

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How to Cover Your Dark Circles

Dark circles happen to the best of us. Whether it’s the lack of sleep, genetics or allergies, we all want to make them disappear… ASAP. Today I will show you how to do it. Step 1 – COLOR CORRECT AND CONCEAL First, a little bit of color theory. This is a color wheel. Trust me, from now on it will be your best friend. Once you understand how colors work, you will be more aware of how you can not […]

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Why You Need to Exfoliate Your Skin

Flawless makeup starts with smooth, glowing skin. Makeup won’t sit on your face if it’s too flaky, too dry or oily or if it has clogged pores. So before you even start highlighting, strobing, baking or anything in between, you need to exfoliate your skin first. Regular exfoliation helps enhance the natural skin renewal process. Skin cells on the surface are essentially dead so they can make the skin feel dry and look dull. They can also lead to clogged […]

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How To Shape Your Eyebrows

We all have seen what a good frame can do to a painting. It’s the same thing with your eyebrows: they form a frame for your face and eyes. Beautifully shaped and filled eyebrows can make a HUGE difference (and take years off 🙂 ). Just have a quick look at my picture above where one of my eyebrows is already done and the other one is not to immediately notice the difference. So if you’re interested in how you […]

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How to Highlight and Contour Like a PRO

Highlight and contour – I’m sure you heard this phrase a number of times (pictures of celebrities like Kim Kardashian having their faces contoured are all over the Internet) and some of you are probably wondering what the big buzz is all about. Well, its fame is well justified in the makeup world and today I want to show you why. Makeup can really do wonders and when applied correctly, contouring and highlighting can recede (and hide) or bring forward the […]

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