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Model of the Moment: Aya Jones

Aya Jones was scouted in her hometown of Paris, and it’s blatantly obvious why: 5’10, oval faced, doe eyes, and those lips. Aya debuted in Milan walking exclusively for Prada’s Spring 2015 show. After that she was up and down the runways of the most sort after designers,

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Best of Milan Fashion Week SS15

These 9 shows from the Milan collections showcased some rather beautiful makeup. Full strong brows were in effect at Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, and Armani. The single line eyebrow courtesy of Pat McGrath at Prada was also a fave. Fendi’s strip eyeliner designed by Peter Philips, was cut from leather hair ties.

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2014 Oscars

The Oscar red carpet did not disappoint last night. All six of these ladies were spectacular. Kate Hudson’s Versace dress was one of the best of the evening, and her overall look was very high fashion. Angelina’s smoky brown eyes accentuated with false lashes, glowing skin and nude lips was red carpet perfection.

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Best of Milan Fashion Week AW14

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The Milan collections were all about beautiful looking women. Skin of course was flawless with some shading. Full groomed eyebrows, and barely there lip colour. The look at Roberto Cavalli though predictable was still one of my favourites of the week.

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Think Pink AW13

Not just a shade for spring, pale pink popped up frequently on the fall runways this year. This pretty colour will be a welcome breath of fresh air once the dreary fall days are upon us. Work the trend with dark vampy lips and flushed cheeks.

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Tip of the Day: Lip Stain

Try a wine stained lip for spring as an alternative to the brights. It’s a toned down version that lasts for hours without touch ups.  I like YSL Glossy Stains they look shiny but also stain the lips, and are pretty much budge proof for the day.

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Get the Look: Prada SS 2013

The look from Prada SS13 translates easily from the catwalk to real life. It’s all about that cherry red lip with a highlight on the cupids bow. Keep the eyes softly contoured with a matte brown shadow. Highlight the inner corner of the eye with a shimmery white,

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4 Spring Makeup Trends 2013

springtrend2It goes without saying that perfect skin and full brows are makeup necessities. Aside from that the runways for Spring showed that bright matte lips are the way to go, skip the gloss for a modern look. Eyeliner is a big yes, top, bottom, or both will work. So pull out your pencils and liquid liners to define your eyes.

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The Best of Milan Fashion Week AW13

Milan was absolutely gorgeous. So many cool makeup looks hit the runway last week. The warm copper eyes at Gucci were stunning as was the deep aubergine lip at Fendi. I loved the wet slicked back hair at Missoni, and Dolce’s overall show was a hit. Ah Milan,

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Oscars 2013

 

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It was a rather monochromatic award show last night at the Oscars. Pale pink, ivory, and white were the shades of choice for the majority of starlets. The makeup looks were subtly subtle as well. I adored Jennifer Lawrence in Dior couture.

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