If you've been following me for a while you know one of my makeup kit staples is the brand Graftobian. The brand prides themselves on being a one stop shop where you can buy every single makeup product for your kit. They've expanded their massive product line to now include nail polish, yay! I have some gorgeous colors to show you. Check it out!
Hi Bellas, There has been a new wave of lip product hitting the market. I've seen LipSense all over social media and even some of my friends are selling it. I was curious to give it a try. My first thought was that it was like a long wearing liquid lipstick but boy was I wrong. Check out my full review!
For my last video in this Cruise Packing Tips series, I show you what's in my Cruise carry on luggage. I show you the essentials you need to have on board with you until your luggage arrives to your state room. Check it out!
I'm going to say it now...if you're not wearing eye cream right now, start today! I personally know it's made a huge difference in my skincare routine. I'm almost 34 years old and have very few fine lines around my eyes. I'm all about preventative care and my newest addition to my foundation of youth recipe is IT Cosmetics Confidence in an Eye Cream. Check it out!
I'm excited to share with you my feature in Best Self Atlanta magazine. Here are some shots from my one hour makeover on Susan. I also show you some tips to achieve this look. These are some easy tips to get your own "Everyday Fabulous".
I was so excited to be a part of this event. If you're interested in booking me for your makeover or personal lesson, email me firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is the second video in my latest travel series. I recently went on 7 Day Carnival Caribbean Cruise. I spent months preparing for these packing videos. Today I'm showing you how I packed my Check In Bag for the cruise. Check it out!
I opened up a new package from L'Oreal featuring their new Infallible Paints and I immediately felt like I walked into a makeup candy land. The colors are popping! I was so excited to play with all these new shades. Check it out!
I was in the mood for green! Something different than my usual color palette. I really should've wore this look for St. Patty's Day. I had some really cool new L'Oreal Infallible Paints that I wanted to try. Check it out!
I'm excited to share another makeover from Industry Makeup Academy. I filmed this look on one of my favorite models Amarijo. I let her choose the look and she provided me with a super duper Instagram Glam. Check it out!
I'm excited to share with you the newest from L'Oreal. Their Hydra Genius collection has three different moisturizers customized for every skin type. Who doesn't want fresh, water plumped beautiful looking skin everyday? Check it out!
Who's ready for another makeover? This is another behind the scenes shot of the diversity campaign America the Beautiful. I did a gorgeous natural into Arabic inspired makeup look on my beautiful model. Check it out!
I just went on an awesome cruise and spent months packing and researching various websites, watching other videos to bring you a comprehensive packing series. This first video is on must-have items to pack for a cruise. This is just in time for spring break and upcoming summer vacations. I tried to compile the best tips and prices I found in this one video. Check it out!
I'm going to be honest. As a beauty blogger, I get a lot of things for free. So when I actually repurchase an item it really means I love it. This is a totally not sponsored post. Today i'm going to share with you another Makeup Kit Must Have. Check it out!
Are you ready for another makeup transformation? This is part of the shoot I did for America the Beautiful with Intent Photography. I once again gave my model a natural makeover and then channelled her African Roots, check it out!
As a skincare fanatic, I love trying new products out, and my favorite item of all is serums! I had a chance to test out No7's brand new Lift and Luminate Triple Action Serum. If you're looking for a product to help even out your skin and reduce wrinkles, check it out!
I wanted to share with you a makeup look I recently wore to a sorority event at my alma mater. I didn't have a lot of time so I threw on a whole bunch of neutrals and ended up with a nude makeup look. Check it out!
I've been testing out an awesome product for the last couple of weeks. If you're a beauty enthusiast or artist, you know a huge part of the makeup process is taking it off! But what about the recovery process? Skindinavia has it covered with their new Post-Makeup Recovery Spray. Check it out!
I'm excited to show you a makeover that I did a couple of weeks ago. It was for a campaign featuring natural beauty as well as celebrating ethnic roots. America the Beautiful means all races faces and places. Today's transformation turns my lovely model into a Dutch inspired beauty. Check it out!
I'm back with another makeup transformation! As winter dies down, Spring is approaching and with that tons of music festivals like Coachella! I was inspired to do a Coachella inspired makeover that is super fun, bright and sparkly. This is also an awesome look to bring in the warm weather months. Check it out!
Happy Monday! I'm back with another look for you. I wanted something with a little drama. I decided to test out one of my new L'Oreal Infallible Lip Paints and found the perfect shade for a vampy lip. Check it out!
I did a shoot a few weeks ago featuring that "no makeup" makeup look. When I first got started as a makeup artist, natural makeup was the hardest thing for me. I found it easier to transform someone with a smokey eye and drama. Over the years, I've come to appreciate enhancing my client's features with the right colors and technique so that they look like an enhanced version of themselves. Check it out!
Some of my favorite makeup to do is male grooming. It's so quick and easy! There are definitely techniques to making guys look great without everyone knowing that they have makeup on lol. Check it out!
So I finally got a chance to test out the infamous Silisponge. It's been making it's way through viral videos for a while now and I wanted to give it a shot. Unfortunately I'm a little late on the band wagon because this product was out of stock for a while but I finally have it to review. Check it out!
I'm back with the second look from my Bridal photoshoot. I wanted to do a more traditional, pretty look this time around. Soft smokey eyes, and nude lips...really the formula for a successful bridal makeup. Check it out!
I've been trying to venture out of my box in terms of my eyeshadow choices. I'm trying to get out of my favorite neutrals and use color! This time around, I was inspired to do a colorful look using the Pur Cosmetics Dreamsworks Trolls Palette. Check it out!
I'm back with another video in my makeup artist series. I am slightly obsessed with keeping an updated, organized kit. I've revamped a lot of products in recent months as I've transitioned to doing makeup full time. This is going to be a long video so I broke it down into separate parts. Today I'm focused on what's in the top portion of my kit - skincare, foundation, and lashes. Check out my blog for a detailed list of products.
I recently gave my client a makeover for a professional speaking event. She was speaking to a group of young girls, to give them guidance and encouragement at their school. We wanted a light, professional makeover. This is a great look for work or school. Check it out!
Recently I had the opportunity to participate in the Best Self Atlanta Amazing Makeovers Event. Along with other super talented makeup artists in Atlanta, I was able to do a one hour makeover on a reader which was documented in the magazine. Check it out!
It's been years since I've gotten headshots. I think they're super important for every person to have...no matter what career you're in. I recently had the opportunity to have some new headshots taken and I went for a classic makeup look that hopefully will look good for a couple of years until I get new pictures taken. Check it out!
I love a photoshoot when you can knock out multiple looks. It really gives you a chance to makeover your model with a few slight changes to completely change her look. Here are some shots of an amazing photoshoot where we did just that. Check it out!
Happy new video Thursday! It's been a while since I've done a talk through tutorial. In this video I create a really fun, colorful look using Sugarpill's Feline Fancy collection. I also catch you up on all the exciting things in my life, lots of updates! Check it out!
I wanted to share with you a makeover that I did for a client. She wanted a cut crease look...something you'd see on the timeline of instagram. What a client wants, she gets with my own personal touch of course. Check it out!
I'm a huge fan of orange toned makeup. I think the color is so vibrant and really makes your eyes pop. In today's look i'm rocking Sugarpill's Pumpkin Spice line. It's absolutely gorgeous. Check it out!
I have a fun and different video for you! My good friend Stan is a Professional Comedian, Actor and Speaker. He came to see me at Industry Makeup Academy where we filmed a Facebook live to give tips on Male Grooming. There are some great techniques to make guys camera ready while keeping it manly and natural at the same time lol. Check it out!