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Star Power: Talk with Michael Duenas, Celebrity Hairstylist

Michael Duenas celeb hair stylist
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Michael Duenas has a crazy life as hair stylist to the stars. Beyonce music videos? Check.  Giving Lady Gaga perfect locks? Yup. Shoots for Vogue, and keying fashion shows for Oscar De La Renta? The list for goes on and on. Michael is the CEO of Hair Room Service, a New York and LA based hair studio; It’s become a go-to solution for both hollywood and high fashion circles.

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Eye Makeup 101: Eyeshadow Basics

Eye Makeup Inspiration - Multicolored Rainbow EyeshadowEver heard the term “learn to walk before you can run”? There are many ladies out there (myself included) who could apply this lesson to makeup. We see some beautiful makeup, get starry-eyed (pun intended) and start painting on our own faces before we know what’s what. Then we end up looking less Botticelli and more Picasso, and tissue half of it away while we cry off the other half, bemoaning the extra thirty minutes we’ve just added to prep time before going out.

When it comes to eye shadow, everyone has to start somewhere. There are some foundations (again, pun intended) that non-makeup artists would do well to learn the same way that their professional counterparts do. For my fellow makeup laypersons, here’s a list of commonly used terms and some helpful tips on eyeshadow application.

Eyeshadow Lingo:

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