Tag: The Makeup Show NYC

The Makeup Show NYC is Coming! Are You Going?

The Makeup Show New York City

The Makeup Show is coming to New York City next weekend, May 4-5! Are you going?! I’ll be covering, and can’t wait. It’s always a great peek at what the makeup artist industry favorite brands are, and there’s great education and keynotes that provide knowledge for makeup artists – as well as providing great insights …

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Ardency Inn Punker: The World’s Baddest Eyeliner

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Last May, at The Makeup Show New York City, I was introduced to a makeup line launching in fall 2013 called Ardency Inn. Ardency Inn is a new cosmetics line that describes itself as “deeply rooted in the downtown New York music scene,” and for women on AND off the …

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Alcone at Home

 Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. There’s a new direct-sales cosmetic player in town! Alcone at Home, started in 2012, is a social-selling business model from the industry-respected Alcone Company. Alcone Company started in 1950 as a pharmacy that also sold cosmetics and false eyelashes to Broadway showgirls and starlettes, according to the company’s website. …

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Julie Hewett Noir Collection: Rouge Noir

Disclaimer: Sample. See bottom for more. There’s nothing like a classic, beautiful red lip on a women, in my opinion! At The Makeup Show New York City in May, I was introduced to a new brand of cosmetics by way of a beautiful, vibrant red lipstick. The brand? Julie Hewett Los Angeles. The lipstick? It’s from …

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Cailyn Line Fix Gel Eyeliner

 Disclaimer: Purchased by me. At The Makeup Show NYC, a few of us were scoping out the Cailyn Cosmetics booth, when Adri of Beauty With a Twist gave her two thumbs up for the brand’s Line Fix Gel Eyeliner. I took one home to try, in Brown – although the shade is much more shimmery copper than traditional …

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Cattiva Divino Lash Black Mascara

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more info. The black crystal-studded cap on this new Cattiva Divino Lash Mascara DREW ME IN like “oh hai! SHINY! PRETTY!” I met the brand at The Makeup Show NYC a couple weeks ago. I noticed that not only was this mascara beautiful, but Cattiva’s display of makeup was sparkly and …

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OCC Stained Gloss Lip Tars

Disclaimer: Samples. See bottom for more. The lip trend has been bold and bright – reds and hot pinks. In fall and winter I was drawn to matte lippies, even into spring, but I don’t necessarily want to carry the bold matte lip trend into summer. I mean, I don’t know about you but in summer, I try to wear …

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Youngblood Cosmetics Lipstick in Dragon Fruit

 Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more I’ve enjoyed the bright lip trend – I’ve been wearing hot reds and pinks for months now – but as summer draws near, I’m craving a juicy lip look. I want bright colors, but with a glossier finish. Youngblood Cosmetics is launching a new lipstick shade that fits the bill, with a formula …

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The Makeup Show NYC: From the Show Floor

(Me, Melody from Cosmetically Challenged and Casey from Beauty101) Happy Monday everyone! I have had a busy weekend, full of makeup and good times! I covered The Makeup Show NYC yesterday, and attended a blogger preview and cocktail event on Saturday. I’m posting some quick overviews of things I saw while wandering the show floor, …

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The Makeup Show NYC This Weekend!

Hello, beauties!!! I just wanted to get something up and let you know that I’ll be covering The Makeup Show New York City tomorrow! I head into town today for a preview event, and plan to spend the night and explore NYC with some of my beauty blogger friends! My partner in crime this weekend? …

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