Tag: The Makeup Show NYC

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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The Makeup Show NYC Preview!

I’m excited to cover The Makeup Show NYC just over two weeks from now – (May 5-6, 2013)! I may have shared in the past that I write a beauty column for a paper called the Burlington County Times (it’s called Beauty Beat!). I also did some freelance this month, and wrote an article previewing …

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