Diorskin Forever and Ever Wear Extreme Perfection and Hold Makeup Base SPF 20

Dior Diorskin Forever & Ever Wear Extreme Perfection & Hold Makeup Base SPF 20 is the longest name for a makeup base and it is extremely effective at what it’s designed to do. It consists of a thin, white fluid that feels very silky. It dries down to a lovely finish all by itself and […]

Top 5 new Spring 2015 foundations

Springtime is always a good occasion to change one’s makeup repertoire and there’s no better way to do this than to buy a new foundation. There’s quite a bit to choose from among the new spring 2015 foundations. I’ve selected the five foundations that I think you should try at the cosmetic counter (you MUST […]

Classic looks for early Spring 2012

Classic looks for early spring are feminine and light-hearted. A bit retro (French 1960s), practical (no vertiginous heels please) and classic, these pieces will take you from early spring, with its chill in the air, to late spring and afte the summer, even into fall and early winter. I chose these pieces because they’re timeless […]

Holiday 2010 gift guide: top 5 makeup palettes

Limited edition makeup palettes make wonderful holiday presents. There’s an air of exclusivity about them because they’re available only for a short period of time and their packaging is more luxurious and opulent than regular palettes. Here are my five favorite makeup palettes for the 2010 gift-giving season. (1) Trish McEvoy: All Dressed Up Makeup […]

A first look at Spring 2010 makeup

When it’s cold and gray outside and winter seems to last forever, I cheer myself up by looking at the beautiful new spring makeup colors that we will soon be seeing in the shops. Here is my initial selection of spring makeup favorites from Dior, Guerlain and Clinique. I love the gorgeous packaging and the […]