Friday, September 18th, 2009

Shiseido @ Narciso Rodriguez

NYFW S/S '10 Narciso Rodriguez

The Look

“Cool Sheik”, “Reverse Makeup”, “Dirty and Smudged”

Get the Look

  • Skin: The models skin was left as pure as possible, using very light foundation where needed.
  • Eyes: Dick first applied a makeup remover around the eyes with a fluffy brush to give a wet base and slightly glossy effect around the eyes. He then blended two shades of the Luminizing Satin Eye Colors from the Fall 2009 Collection, Squirrel (BR303) and Cavern (BR708). He applied the combination of shadows around the eyes (on top and bottom), right into the lashlines. He then used this color on the lids to create “dirty looking eyes.” No mascara or liner is used.
  • Lips: To create a matte lip, Dick blended two shades from the new Perfect Rouge Glowing Matte line from the Spring 2010 collection. Whisper (RD722) and Wink (BR323) were combined to create a flat mauve color, ultimately yielding “smudgy lips”.

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Friday, September 18th, 2009

Beauty.com @ Vena Cava

NYFW S/S '10 Vena Cava

Hair by Ted Gibson for Beauty.com and nails by butter LONDON for Beauty.com. Nonie from butter LONDON created the shades “Artful Dodger” and “Royal Navy” for this look.

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Friday, September 18th, 2009

Shiseido @ Marc by Marc Jacobs

NYFW S/S '10 Marc by Marc Jacobs

The Look

The look is “Punk rock”, “Painted on lip color,” “Inspired by the bright clothes”.

Get the Look

  • Lips: Lips were prepped with Aquafor before applying color to the lips. Next, the Perfect Rouge Lipstick in Fuschia (RS320) from the Spring 2009 Line was applied, followed by a high pigment bright pink powder. The lips were completed with a dusting of the Translucent Loose Powder from the Fall 2009 Collection.
  • Eyes/Brows: Eyes were left completely natural. Dick then used the Natural Eyebrow Pencil from the Fall 2009 Collection if needed.

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Friday, September 18th, 2009

Do you want to see fashion-related deals in addition to beauty deals?

  • Only occasionally (like for a big sale!) (41%, 230 Votes)
  • Yes (37%, 206 Votes)
  • No (21%, 119 Votes)

Total Voters: 556

I want to give you what you want!  If the majority of readers would like to see fashion deals regularly, occasionally, or from time to time, I just need you lovelies to tell me! :)  If you have any caveats or concerns, please let me know in the comments section!

To clarify:  fashion promotions/sales/deals would be in addition to the beauty deals, and they would only appear on this page, better known as The Deals Page.  It wouldn’t clutter up the main blog (just as beauty deals no longer do). :)

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Sample Sales Going on Today…

Kevyn Aucoin Beauty is on sale at HauteLook!

The link above is an invite-link, which is a referral link. HauteLook has opened up membership, so you are free to sign up on your own, if you wish! :)

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Giorgio Armani Beauty is offering 20% off cosmetics and skincare items + free shipping on items of $50 or more with the promotion code: MAKEOVER. The sale is only valid online at www.giorgioarmanibeauty.com and ends Friday, September 18.