Celebrity Makeup Artist Brett Freedman gave us his insider tips on how to get a gorgeous every day makeup look in 5 minutes with 5 easy steps. Check out our NEW 5 Minute Makeup Video to learn Brett’s quick and easy beauty routine. Perfect for the woman-on-the-go who wants to look great but only has a few minutes!
Here’s an overview of Brett’s 5 steps for beautiful 5 minute makeup: 1) Face – Apply Pure Finish Mineral Tinted Moisturizer SPF 15 in Light to moisturize the skin and add just a touch of glow. 2) Cheeks – Apply Ceramide Cream Blush in Pink to add a little pop of color to the cheeks. 3) Eyes – Keep it light and natural around the eyes, apply Color Intrigue Eyeshadow Quad in Neutral Cashmere, which offers 4 fantastic shades from gold to brown. 4) Lashes – To lengthen the lashes apply Ceramide Lash Extending Mascara to the top and bottom lashes. 5) Lips – Finish the look by applying Eight Hour Lip Protectant Stick Sheer Tint in Blush
You can find all the products Brett used to create this flawless 5 minute look at ElizabethArden.com
A special samples offer for MakeHerUp readers and contest launching soon! Right now, you have the opportunity to receive free samples of the John Frieda Frizz-Ease Smooth Start Repairing Shampoo & Conditioner and the Frizz-Ease Original Strength Serum. Just click this link to sign up! http://bit.ly/q77oFc (The link takes a minute to load)
Another zit zapper hits the market the new Tända Zap. Seems like a new zap technology is coming out all the time, the preliminary reviews on this look pretty positive and at $49 its much less than some of the similar zappers on the market. Does anyone have personal experience with the Tända Zap did you love/hate it?
CLINICALLY PROVEN TO CLEAR OR FADE ACNE BLEMISHES WITHIN 24 HOURS
•Eliminates acne bacteria
•Helps prevent future breakouts
•For all skin types & tones
•Starts clearing blemishes immediately
Tända ZAP CLEARS INDIVIDUAL ACNE BLEMISHES FAST
•Powerful blue light destroys acne-causing bacteria.
Gentle vibration and warming help open pores so bacteria have no where to hide.
No dryness. No irritation. No pimple.
Light – 414nm blue LED light kills the acne-causing bacteria
Heat – A warming effect opens up pores so that the light can reach more bacteria
Sonic Vibration – Increases microcirculation to help reduce swelling, inflammation and redness
Sean “Diddy” Combs’ has announced his newest women’s fragrance, EMPRESS, the female counterpart to his number-one selling men’s fragrance, I Am King.
The second women’s fragrance in his highly successful fragrance collection, Empress was made for the modern woman. An Empress is a force to be reckoned with – her actions and demeanor reflect an inherent confidence that captivates all who encounter her. The woman who wears Empress is a force of nature, powerful, enchanting and uniquely feminine.
“I created Empress for the woman who is powerful beyond all others. She is greater than a queen; she is the ruler of her universe”, said Sean to WWD.com”
The top notes are: key lime pie accord, mandarin, star fruit and cranberry.
The middle notes are: raspberry, peony, passion flower, cardamom and ambrette seed.
The bottom notes are: vanilla, sandalwood, crystallized caramel and second skin accord in the base.
Empress debuts August 2011 at Macy’s department stores nationwide.