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Perfect Red Lipstick Shade For Your Skin


Color: Find your best shade… shades with blue undertones complements fair  skin complexions. Brownish reds & orangey hues work well for darker skin dtones.  But feel free to experiment…  rock what YOU like!

Application: Line and color in lips with red lip pencil. Then Use a lip brush to carefully apply a layer of lipstick, blot & repeat until  you get your desire coverage!

Tutorial Video Below! Check it oooooouuuut!

10 Steps For Spring Ready Skin

Multi-ethnic group of young women: African, Asian, Indian and Caucasian.

Recently, we checked in with Dr. Lydia Evans who has some great tips on how to get our skin and face ready for spring.

10. Examine your skin care regimen
As it gets warmer, you may need a lighter moisturizer (a lotion instead of a cream), or a stronger cleanser.

9. If you do not use an exfoliator, consider starting two to three times a week.
Exfoliators  remove old skin cells which can produce a dull complexion.

8. Think about a toner.
As your skin becomes oilier, you may want to begin using a toner, or increase the frequency of use if this is already part of your routine.  Toners are helpful in removing deep oil, dirt, and make-up from pores. Use them after exercising, working outdoors, or a day in the city.

7. Get a medical grade facial from a qualified professional.
Removing stubborn blockages from clogged pores will make your skin look smoother and healthier.

6.Make sure you use cosmetics and/or sunscreens that protect against UVA and UVB rays. 
As the intensity of the sun increases, so does your risk of damage, even on a cloudy day.

5. Pay attention to your body. 
An exfoliating body wash followed by a body moisturizer will get rid of those dry flakes, making you feel smoother and softer.

4. Remember your heels. 
Thickened, discolored skin on your heels is unattractive in sandals.  A potent glycolic acid cream especially formulated to remove tough, dry skin works great.

3. Look at your cuticles.
Winter can be especially rough on hands, leaving ragged skin around the nails. Massage a moisturizing cream with lactic or glycolic acid around your cuticles twice a day.

2. Love your lips.
After the winter, their surface can be uneven with peeling and flaking.  Frequent application of lip balms is helpful.  A lip exfoliator will remove dry patches, so lipstick application will be smoother.

1.Lighten up those tell-tale brown spots. 
Some flat discolorations will improve with high quality bleaching creams; others, as well as elevated spots, may require mechanical removal. Fraxel treatments are especially helpful for this problem. Clear skin always looks fresher and more youthful.

Follow these tips and you’ll be ready in no time!

Along with practicing Dermatology in Chappaqua since 1993, Dr.Lydia Evans has been a consulting dermatologist for L’Oreal since 2000 and has been a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and New York State Chairperson of the Psoriasis Research Foundation.


Beyonce New Album Cover Controversy


This photo was released of Beyonce and controversy is already stirring…. but its about the her skin complexion .  Its most certainly lightened  I don’t understand why they do this so drastically! Alll Blllack is Beautiful!  The pic is fab tho nonetheless.

The Makeup Bag- Warm Hot Pink Glow




Here is my makeup look from NYE I wanted to share it with all my fellow beautiologist(lol) out there. Although it was a little chilly outside last night, I wanted to                                                                                                         have a warm look to bring in the New Year!

Click  read more for the details on how to get this look!