Recreate Selena Gomez’s beautiful Met Gala look!

Best Dramatic Beauty goes to Selena Gomez! Here are some tips for recreating her beautiful look with Mary Kay!

Sweep Mary Kay Mineral Eye Color in Shimmering Lilac over the eyelids and then lightly dab Mary Kay Mineral Eye Color in Sparkling White below the brow bone and the inner corners of the eyes for a subtle highlight.

With Mary Kay Gel Eyeliner in Jet Black, carefully define the upper eyelid and then create a small wing to the outer corner of the eye for a subtle cat eye effect.

For long, dramatic lashes, apply two coats of Mary Kay Lash, Love, Lengthening Mascara in I <3 Black.
Lightly contour with Mary Kay Bronzing Powder to add a touch of color to the face.

For Selena’s deep purple pout, line the lips with Mary Kay Lip Liner in Plum and then fill in the lips with Mary Kay True Dimensions Lipstick in Berry a la Mode.
Set the look with Mary Kay Makeup Finishing Spray by Skindinävia to keep the look fresh for up to 16 hours!


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Elizabeth Olsen stuns at the NYC Met Gala!

Dove celebrity hair stylist Mark Townsend styled the Olsen sisters (Mary-Kate, Ashley AND Elizabeth!) for Fashion’s biggest night — the 2014 Met Ball.

For Elizabeth’s first trip to the Met Gala, Mark wanted to keep her hair really fresh and sophisticated but with a bit of edge to it.

Mark’s Quick & Easy Step-by-Step Style:

1. We were working on her press junket for Godzilla during the day, so her hair already had lots of texture. To play that up, I used a double-barrel iron to create an uneven bend throughout.
2. Mark then sprayed Dove Oxygen Moisture Root Lift Spray at her roots to give it that added volume and blow dry with your fingers.
3. In order to pull it up, Mark created three large sections from the top, sides and bottom. He pulled the bottom piece into a pony at the nape of the neck, then he took the two sides, pulled them straight back, and secured them with two bobby pins, letting the ends hang over the ponytail.
4. Next, Mark pulled the top section back and pinned it to the same hair from the sides at the back of the head. The result is a modern take of half-up, half-down hair!

Fun Hair Fact:
For an added touch of glamour, Mark sewed a Cartier pin into the hair using only bobby pins as a base.


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Last night’s Met Gala brought out all of Hollywood’s hottest stars!

There are so many pictures from last night’s big event and I’ll post as quickly as I can! My favorite couple from the night was Blake Lively and husband Ryan Reynolds. How gorgeous are they!? Blake wore a custom made gown by Gucci, and Ryan wore a suit by Gucci.

Too hot to handle!


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Put Your Best Face Forward This Spring With Avon Anew!

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Contouring is such a hot trend right now, and Avon’s latest innovation shows us that you can get defined, chiseled features with not only makeup, but with skincare too. Avon has developed an advanced lifting product that targets the four key facial zones prone to sagging–cheeks, chin, jowls and jaw—to tighten, define, firm and contour the look of skin. So now you can put your best face forward with Avon’s ANEW Clinical Infinite Lift Targeted Contouring Serum.

The Breakthrough: Understanding women want tighter, firmer more lifted looking skin, the anti-aging pioneers at Avon developed an advanced lifting product that targets visible signs of sagging and provides a multi-dimensional looking lift that tightens, defines, firms, and contours the look of skin. The specialized treatment in ANEW Clinical Infinite Lift is for areas prone to sagging to help with an overall lifted look to leave skin looking visibly tighter and younger.

ANEW Clinical Infinite Lift Targeted Contouring Serum ($39.99): Featuring a unique massaging applicator to target the four key facial zones prone to sagging (cheeks, chin, jowls, jaw), this effective serum combines the PolyPeptide Lift Complex with a high concentration of seven instant skin-tighteners including a pharmaceutical grade one for fast acting, fast lifting results.

From the Expert: “The ANEW Clinical Infinite Lift is a targeted very advanced, highly effective way to dramatically lift the look of skin. Powered by the innovation of PolyPeptide Lift Complex, this is a game changer.” – Dr. Cheryl Karcher, NYC Board-certified Dermatologist and Professional Consultant for Avon

WHERE TO BUY: Available exclusively through Avon Representatives. To locate an Avon Representative
call 1-800-FOR-AVON or visit www.avon.com.

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*Disclosure: I was sent these products to review for the site, I was not paid to write this post, and I was not compensated for my opinions. The opinions you read here are mine alone.

 


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