Archive: Cover Girl

Ellen Degeneres is the newest face of Cover Girl!

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Beauty giant CoverGirl cosmetics confirms today that the Brand is partnering with Ellen DeGeneres as its newest face. This will be the first beauty campaign for the comedienne and Emmy award winning talk show host whose famous face will be the focus of new advertisements in January 2009.”Ellen is the quintessential CoverGirl. She is smart, confident, natural, and beautiful from the inside out. Her beauty and down-to-earth personality fit perfectly with what CoverGirl represents. We look forward to our partnership – stay tuned for more news,” said Esi Eggleston Bracey, vice president and general manager, Global Cosmetics, Procter & Gamble Beauty.

Visit www.covergirl.com for more information.

What do you think?

CoverGirl Wetslicks AmazeMint

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Rihanna, sported CoverGirl Wetslicks AmazeMint with the whitening shade, Plum Crazy, for her latest CoverGirl ad.

I am in love with CoverGirl’s new Wetslicks AmazeMint! With 13 colors there is something for everyone to love and the Crest Peppermint Oil leaves my lips and breath feeling minty fresh. I really like that this formula is not sticky, AmazeMint goes on smooth and leaves my lips moisturized and the color lasts surprisingly long.

My favorite shade right now is Toast-ed the blue undertones make my teeth look dazzling white and the shade is the perfect hint of color.

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You can smile brighter, smile fresher! Get the high-gloss treatment with CoverGirl Wetslicks AmazeMint, which will be available at mass-market retail outlets nationwide beginning July 2008. This vibrant lip gloss will not only polish your
pout, but will give a boost of breath freshness and brighten your smile. This collection of mint-infused lip glosses provides high shine while brightening your smile. With 13 shades, lips will dazzle while Crest Peppermint Oil give breath a boost of freshness.

$4.99 Available in store at Ulta and Walgreens

Brow Know-How

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Want to know how to acheive the perfect brows?  Try these 3 simple steps!! (I’ve got it all down except the not plucking above the brow…I always have a few I’ve gotta pluck!) 

  • Trace: Use a white eye pencil to outline your ideal brow shape, then plucking hairs outside the line.
  • Pluck: Only tweeze beneath and between the brows. (Most pros prefer slant-tip tweezers) Removing hairs above can result in a lower arch.
  • Perfect: Use a pencil the shade of your brows to fill in gaps, blen with brow powder two shades lighter and set with.

Pictured: Gossip Girl’s Leighton Meester.  How cute is she!?  And what a great lipstick!!

PS: This is my favorite brow liner:

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“For sexy eyes, there is nothing better than this drugstore black liner.”

Covergirl Perfect Blend Eyeliner in Basic Black, $4; drugstore.com.


Want Rihanna’s nude lips?

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Rihanna’s makeup artist Mylah Morales first lined her lips with a taupe liner, then applied a warm beige Shu Uemura lipstick and finished with a glossy coat of a pink CoverGirl Fruit Spritzer.  Those with darker skin should pick a deep beigy nude, while those with fairer complexions are flattered by a pinker hue, says Morales, who suggest pairing a pale lip with pink blush or bronzer to avoide looking washed out!

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Rouge Unlimited by Shu Uemura is a rich textured lipstick.

What it is formulated to do:
The creamy, rich texture allows for ultra-smooth application. Ceramide shield provides eight-hour moisture comfort.

What else you need to know:
Rouge Unlimited offers a high-tech, high-pigmented lipstick formula for unlimited color variation. High color fidelity allows for truest color payoff, as well as empowered brightness and vividness of color.

$23.00 – SEPHORA

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Pamper your lips with fresh, fruity flavor, a burst of shine and the smooth feel of a lip balm! Each pocket-sized tube of Wetslicks Fruit Spritzers by CoverGirl has a conditioning formula, with botanical ingredients, helps improve lip condition over time and lock in moisture for hours.

$5.99 at your local drugstore!