The Spring/Summer 2013 Ready-to-Wear show in Milan presented a collection from Dolce & Gabbana that evokes the most profound Sicilian tradition and exquisite handcraftsmanship. Backstage, the designers’ inspiration, with a rich color palette and mix of elements recalling a hot Sicilian summer as its focal point, was brought to life by Pat McGrath using Dolce & Gabbana Makeup. The brand creative advisor translated the designers’ fashion creativity and vision into a makeup look presenting a combination of bright corals alongside subtle warm hues.
To achieve a flawless look, Pat applied new …
Hourglass. One of the best new lines to come to my attention in the last ten years. Founder Carisa Janes has created some extraordinary products — from the packaging to the pigmentation and wearability factor, Hourglass is in a class by itself.
For Fall 2012, the latest and greatest product to hit the Hourglass shelves is Opaque Rouge Liquid Lipstick ($28.00) The first thing I always look at is packaging. This product has a sleek, bullet-like package. As you swivel open the product out comes a perfectly shaped applicator for the …
Summer is coming to an end and that means our tans will fade, our neon nail polish shades go back into our medicine cabinets and we get to try those dark berry lipsticks, but, most importantly, we face some annoying skin troubles due to the climate change. If you thought your skin took a beating during the summer months, the fall is just as capable to cause some unsightly breakouts and dryness. BeautyStat wants everyone’s skin to make the transition without so much as a pimple in sight, so we …
Pat McGrath, one of my all-time favorite makeup artists states “Summer is the perfect time to experiment with texture and colour. We saw a lot of accessory shades for lips and nails this season.” Pat recommends Dolce & Gabbana’s Passion Duo Gloss Fusion Lipstick ($34.00) for an effortless application of rich, velvety textured formula that instantly locks in moisture to conditions lips.
I have always liked the duality of the rich pigments of color and the supreme glossy shine that the inside presents on the lips. It makes for a two-in-one …
With summer already in full swing — trying out the season’s neon and light, bronzy colors — it may seem like we’re getting ahead of ourselves to start talking about fall/winter beauty trends for the year. Just wait until you get a look at some of the looks international makeup artist Pat McGrath has conjured up for her F/W ’12 beauty trend report! With cosmetics ranging from luxe to drugstore brands, take a look at some of fall’s beauty trends that follow nine themes as described by McGrath: Subersive Chic, Lip Noir, …
With NY Fashion Week already seeming like a distant memory, we’ve finally been able to decompress and compile a list of our favorite Fall 2012 makeup looks — some so breathtaking we might not be able to wait until then to try them out. From scarlet red painted eyes to a new, more colorful, take on the classic cat eye, there is bound to be a look just for you to try at home!
Best Eye: Prabal Gurung
The insane metallic blue eyes (pictured above) stole the show at Prabal Gurung in …
As the talented Pat McGrath (celebrity and CoverGirl makeup artist) said, “I love that CoverGirl Blast Flipstick Lipcolor empowers everyone to create their own signature look every day.” Well, who doesn’t want to have makeup artist tools at their disposal? CoverGirl has really stepped up their formula quality; I don’t feel as if I’m using drugstore cosmetics. From the packaging to the product itself, it feels like a prestige lipstick!
Blast Flipstick Lipcolor is a double-ended lipstick that enables you to create either a flat or shimmery look. I was pleasantly …
CoverGirl’s Queen Collection lipsticks got a much needed and well deserved re-launch with the help of legendary makeup artist Pat McGrath. With all due honesty, the collection really needed this re-launch and these new formulations have set the bar for drugstore lipsticks which demonstrate variety and quality at budget friendly prices.
The new colors can fulfill every girl’s dream. Rather you like browns and nudes, corals and reds, wine and berries and no matter the finish… CoverGirl has you covered (no pun intended). From …
CONTEST TIME!! This one’s a fun one (aren’t they all???) Yesterday was a big day in the beauty world. The winners of the 2010 CEW Beauty Awards were announced in the Big Apple. The judges picked some good ones of course, but we want to know which products YOU would choose to win an award if you were a judge. Leave us a comment on our Facebook Wall to be entered to win perhaps our most magnificent prize evah… A LOOT BAG STRAIGHT FROM THE AWARDS!!!
I’ve been a big big fan of COVERGIRL’S LashBlast mascara, so I was quite twitterpated when CoverGirl announced that its latest mascara — LashBlast Fusion — was introduced today!There you have it, fresh and hot off the press and too hot for skinny lashes to even have an excuse to exist.