I was Maid of Honor at my best bud's wedding recently. The professional makeup artist put it best when she instructed: "your most important job, Miss MOH, is to be your bride's mirror all day long." As a self-declared beauty maven, I took this role in the wedding very seriously. We all know it's smart to bring a few extra bobby pins or tissue for tears, but it takes some extra talent to be the ultimate bridesmaid beauty back-up.
If you’re a sports fan, this is a pretty exciting time. Between the NBA finals and the World Cup, there are tons of opportunities to show your team spirit. We’ve all seen those crazed sports fans (typically male) who paint their entire faces to reflect [...]
Planning a fun night out to celebrate Cinco de Mayo? Skip the basic smoky eye and ditch the heavy lipstick…it’s springtime, baby! Try this fresh-faced makeup look using 5 key products in 5 easy steps. With coral lips, bright eyes and sun-kissed skin, this glowy [...]
Earlier this month, the Benefit gals were discussing the mysterious makeup preferences of males…what are their real beauty likes and dislikes? Sure, we’ll continue to rock our favorite looks regardless, but it’s always fun to find out what that other species is thinking. True to our word, we set out [...]
This spring, Benefit is embracing color, color, color! Have you seen the six new velvet eyeshadow shades?! Let alone, with names like bo peep, shamrocker, and nice melons, it's hard to resist not buying them all!
As we all know sometimes the stars align, a few key decisions are made, and that quiet mid-week dinner with friends can unexpectedly, serendipitously, take you on a fantastic voyage to a fabulous fist-pumping dance party. Of course the AM effects of “school-night” revelry are usually enough to deter one [...]