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Jul 01

Taylor Swift – Red Lipstick is About Attitude

TaylorSwift - Sandy Dumont loves your red lipstick - and why

  Taylor Swift will be 23 on December 13. Too young to wear red lipstick many would say. Red is a state of mind, and that includes red lipstick. It’s not how old you are, it’s your attitude. Taylor Swift definitely has more attitude in red lipstick than in lipstick that is “appropriate” for her …

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Jun 29

Makeup Artists: Stop Matching Makeup to Hair Color

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Tyra Banks is a beautiful woman. She’s prettier, however, when makeup artists respect her skin’s natural coppery-pink undertones (photos left). Most stylists and makeup artists make the mistake of matching the ¬†hair color or “harmonizing” makeup to the superficial appearance. It doesn’t work. You get “Perfect Makeup” – which is what we’re used to – …

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Aug 07

Which Makeup Looks More Natural?

Blue eyeshadow or smoky eye?

The combination of pale lips and soft blue eyeshadow is seen often on young women, but also on women past thirty. It is thought to look natural. It is anything but natural. The lips of newborn babies are not “icy pink” – they are a delicate shade of orchid. If you look closely at Old …

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