New foundation launches in 2016

I am looking forward to the following new foundation and base makeup launches in 2016. As always, the key is to try it in the store and see whether the color matches your skin tone and whether the texture fits your skin type. One of the products listed below is a primer. I rarely wear […]

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 […]

More holiday makeup palettes: MAC, Guerlain, Clarins and Laura Mercier

You can tell the Great Recession has not receded judging from the uninspiring holiday makeup palettes this year. Compared to previous years, I did not see anything that I really had to have. If this is the maximum that cosmetics companies can do to get us to spend money, heaven help us all. The best […]