SkinOwl Blog — makeup

Ooh La Trend: Winged Eyeliner and Bright Lips

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  It's no wonder why we fell in love with the Winged Eyeliner over the Cat-Eye here at SkinOwl :)  We love the idea of pairing this ultra-luxe look with a bright, bold lip! This trend is fun and whimsical and gives a little throwback to the 80's. Take a simple outfit and turn into a bold statement!  Give your LBD a punch of color! Whatever you do, have a little fun with your makeup the next time you hit the town! Not sure what colors would work best for you? Get a makeup consult with the SkinOwl herself!  Email...

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Fabulous Faces: Oscar Nominee Cynthia Wade

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SkinOwl Founder, Annie Tevelin, was honored to spend Oscar Sunday doing makeup for Cynthia Wade; nominated for Best Documentary Director for her film, Monday's at Racine.   Here is a peek at what went on behind the scenes to get Cynthia Red Carpet Ready for her big night... And, of course, the Red Carpet Finale!  Cynthia Wade (right) with Monday at Racine's Producer, Robin Honan (left) Want to achieve Cynthia's Oscar look on your next night out? Here's how:  Annie began by prepping Cynthia's skin with SkinOwl's Geranium Oil to give her skin a smooth, soft, all-over GLOW. After priming her...

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Ooh La Trend: Bejeweled Makeup

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The holidays might be over but that doesn't mean that you can't still add some glitz and glam to your look!  We always love the idea of adding a little shimmer to an evening look.  After all what woman out there doesn't want to sparkle!   Check out some of our favorite "Bejeweled Inspirations" that drive home the connection between makeup artistry and self expression. There is no RIGHT color to wear at all times, no STYLE that is better than another. It is an endless waterfall of imagination, color, and ingenuity.    What colors do you like to use...

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SkinOwl Approved: Tarte's Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush

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This Just In! The SkinOwl has found yet another beauty must-have!  TARTE'S Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush!  This long-wearing, supremely soft blush is infused with Amazonian clay harvested from the banks of the Amazon River and naturally baked by the sun.  This product comes in 15 amazing colors and has a fade-free, flawless finish.  Plus, Amazonian clay minimizes oil in and around pores to balance skin and keep product in place while also hydrating the skin naturally to restore moisture, reducing the appearance of dry, flaky skin. What's not to like? For product info click HERE! *This product has been SkinOwl Approved!

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Skinny Tips: Daytime Eye Glam

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Try this DAYTIME EYE GLAM in the comfort of your own home!  What You'll Need: Eye Shadow Primer (First step before putting on any makeup!) White Eye Liner (On the inner lower lash line to brighten the eye) Black Eye Liner (Use along the top lash line and smudge into the crease for added glam!) Black Mascara (Two coats) One Neutral Shadow Used on the Crease (To create depth and make your eye look bigger) Follow this tutorial for a daytime eye that looks soft, neutral, and natural! Cue the head turns :)

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