Category Archives: Makeup How Tos

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2016 K-Pop Makeup Trends

K-beauty has been leading the way in worldwide beauty trends for awhile now, and K-pop is one of the easiest places to see the latest trends in K-makeup showcased. (BTW, did you hear 4Minute is breaking up? Devastating!)

Here are our picks for the biggest K-pop makeup trends of the year so far: Continue reading “2016 K-Pop Makeup Trends” »

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The Ultimate Makeup Contouring Guide

Highlighting and contouring is an essential step in applying your makeup these days, and it’s necessary to know the basic steps involved in doing it. You should be aware of the tricks and techniques required to master contouring skills. Contouring, if done right, can chisel your face and can give you sharp features that will accentuate your face.

Check out this fantastic contouring map from Tina Yong’s contouring video: Continue reading “The Ultimate Makeup Contouring Guide” »

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MAC Cosmetics Master Class: Bridal Makeup + MUA Interview

Did you guys know I’m getting married?!

Oh yeah. This is happening, and it will be Sassy-brand epic from top to bottom.

Managing the top: hair and makeup, of course. I got a rare opportunity to attend a @MACCosmetics Bridal Makeup-themed Master Class and interview the renowned Tiffany Johnston, dual-decade MAC-inista whose roster is too long and star-studded to list. (But let’s just say there’s more than one Kardashian on it.)

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Day to Night Makeup Transformation – Arizona Midday

Some days, you have to run straight from office to wine bar – and by 5pm, your face looks more like it’s been taken to the woodshed than the boardroom. What’s a gal to do?

We were invited on Arizona Midday to talk about how to easily transform that day look into a night look. With the help of my blogger friend Stephanie from Conference Calls to Meatballs acting as model (her daytime/before look was actually our mom makeup look from an earlier segment), we show how easy it is to transition one into the other:

Continue reading “Day to Night Makeup Transformation – Arizona Midday” »

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Better Than Kat Von D?! Liquid Eyeliner Showdown! [VIDEO]

If you’d have asked me a month ago (and some of you did), I’d have said there’s no better long lasting, non-smudgy liquid eyeliner on the market than Kat Von D’s Tattoo Liner Trooper.

Little did I know, things have changed!

Check out my latest video where I reveal the new liquid eyeliner I tried that’s blowing Kat Von D out of the water: Continue reading “Better Than Kat Von D?! Liquid Eyeliner Showdown! [VIDEO]” »