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mac miss piggy

Generous glamour goddess that she is, Miss Piggy is sharing her beauty with the world via a limited-edition, online-exclusive, M·A·C collection for the eyes in celebration of her much anticipated return to the silver screen in Disney’s The Muppets. Say “Oui” to Miss Piggy for M·A·C today!


Makeup show dates are here. Make sure to mark them down and get there!

Photo by Daniel Haim

Ok, so if the New Year is what is going to get you to start eating healthier and feeling better, than so be it. Since I am obsessed with skin care, here are some top foods that really enrich your skin.


It should be no surprise that exercise has numerous health benefits other than just feeling better and being healthier. Working out will give you incredible beauty benefits as well.

Anais Pouliot, Louis Vuitton

It’s that time of year again. Let me guess, you’ve already done a complete one over of yourself and figured out what needs to change yet again? Well, here’s a novel idea, how about being good to yourself?

Tom Ford Neroli Portofino

Let’s scratch that surface for the New Year. Let’s get that skin looking it’s very best so that we can worry about all those other resolutions. Skincare is the first thing you need to worry about when it comes to makeup

Makeup by Alex Box - Keynote speaker at IMATS 2011

There are a few dates every year that make-up artists everywhere anticipate.


No more nail shine, matter is the way to go with Knock Out Cosmetics. Make your nails the center of attention by being shine free.

powder bloginity

There are so many options to choose from when selecting a powder. What are you looking for? One to control shine without coverage on bare skin?


Your brushes should be a thing of joy, beautiful tools to precisely apply your make up. As I’m sure you know they can also cost a fortune and that is precisely why they should be treated with respect. Brushes will pick up dirt, oils, and dead skin cells and this is why cleaning is so important.


The market is overflowing with different types of foundations. Every brand will have a large range on offer and it’s easy to get overwhelmed with so much to choose from. Let’s break down your choices


When applying concealer the object is to hide imperfections with the most minimal amount of product and blend into the surrounding skin.

Photography by Jessica Sim & Make-Up by Katherine Gould

Face it! we are obsessed with achieving flawless skin, and why not? With so many products on the market and many claims being made I aim to break things down a bit to help you make an informed choice.

Japonesque Travel Brushes

As a lover of Japonesque product you can imagine my delight in discovering the release of their new travel brushes


One Love Organic is a phenomenal animal friendly, natural line of skincare products. These products are handmade and hand poured and you can feel the love given to the product every time they touch your skin.


Makeup Forever’s new store is in a class of it’s own. With top technology and new ways to give your clients lessons, Makeup Forever will be your top stop for all your pro-makeup needs.


The latest brand to jump on the BB cream craze is Estee Lauder. Part of their DayWear range, this new anti-oxident Beauty Benefit Cream comes in two shades and has an SPF of 35. Providing moisture, protection and ‘flawless perfection’ is the aim of this cream as well as helping to control excess surface oil and providing oil-free hydration.


Iris Apfel is the perfect MAC muse. Her life is style and beauty and eccentricity, something that MAC is the center of.

Paint The Town Red

The color red is always good for lifting the spirit; in color psychology red stimulates a faster heartbeat, breathing and is also the color of love. Swoon! Red also embodies the spirit of Christmas and it’s with this in mind we present to you some fiery, seasonal treats.

Derek Lam Spring 2012

Skin care is the most important aspect in maintaining a great beauty regiment.

Tom Ford Beauty

Tom Ford Beauty is just what you would expect from the master. Here are three products that you should not miss.

Backstage at Chanel Pre Fall 2012, Photography by Benoit Peverelli at Chanel

All eyes were on the Chanel Pre-Fall Collection this week as models paraded Karl Lagerfeld’s latest offering around a sumptuous banquet setting. Clothing, style and presentation has been discussed and analyzed at length, but how about the make-up?

Anna Besedina by Pino Gomes

It was a phenomenal day of beauty and fun. Pino Gomes and Julia Dalton-Brush collaborate for an amazing shoot filled with fantastic beauty photography.

Chanel Pre Fall 2012 Beauty 3

“India for me is an idea, I know nothing of reality,” Karl Lagerfeld says of his Chanel Pre Fall collection.

Versace Spring 2012 Beauty

Time to cover up those bodies, winter is here. Luckily your lips can still shine through. Here are two top lip trends of the season.