Color Theory, How to's, Make-up

Invisible make-up; revisiting color theory

Make-up at it’s best should not show. Unless we choose to apply cosmetic color as an artistic statement we want it to feel texturally light with invisible color that blends in.  Right?  A mistake is made, however, in thinking that to achieve this make-up needs to be very sheer or rubbed in. In fact invisibility… Continue reading Invisible make-up; revisiting color theory

Color Theory, How to's, Make-up

The best of Fall Color for your face

Shimmering rose-copper, translucent autumn russet, burnished bronze and sparkling plum....red berry, claret, bordeaux and harvest grape....these lucious make-up colors that are so fashionable right now are to my eye the best of the 2014 autumn trends.  Wearable by anyone at any age - whether your personal look is a-la-natural or stylized - these glamorous neutrals make being woman quite… Continue reading The best of Fall Color for your face

Color Theory, How to's, Make-up

Spring make-up trends for faces over 40

Make-up trends are dictated by the changes in clothing; new colors and new styles mean a new emphasis or de-emphasis on the face.  We all should have a classic make-up look based on our personal style but it is fun to sometimes change-up the make-up tones or application.  Spring is a great time to do… Continue reading Spring make-up trends for faces over 40

Color Theory, Make-up

Spring make-up trends and personal style

You’ve heard me preach it over and over; to embrace our individuality, to enhance who we are naturally and be the best version of ourselves.  The world would be so boring if we were all “vanilla”.  And if you think about who stands out in a red-carpet situation it is always the woman being the… Continue reading Spring make-up trends and personal style