Getting ready for New Year’s Eve is so fun and glamorous.  New Year’s is a time for new beginnings, a brighter future, and fresh starts.  I think that is why people really get dressed up to ring in the New Year. I love how people really take their time to get ready on New Year’s Eve. Here are some of our favorite makeup looks and hair styles.   Bold Lip. This is a really classic look that would look great with any dress.  The bold lip and bright eye will make you look festive and pretty.  If you don’t want to do red you can do a dark berry.  Start with your foundation and when you apply it blend it towards your ears to get that airbrushed look.  Line your lower waterline with a neutral pencil, and the inner with a shiny white to really make your eyes pop. The…

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After trying Artis Brushes I don’t want to use anything else, you won’t either.  I tried three brushes from Artis and I have my eye on 2 more (actually I’m dying for them).  Artis brushes are visually gorgeous.  They look sleek and stylish.  You will want to show them off on your vanity, these are not brushes that you put away.  The actual brush is so soft, definitely the softest brush I have ever used. The “hairs” on the brush are man-made fibres called CosmeFibre and have microscopically tapered ends for  a smoother makeup application.  They are easy to use and hold which allows me to quickly apply my makeup because I don’t have to go back and reblend. The three brushes I tried are the Elite – Linear 1, the Fluenta – Oval 6 and the Fluenta – Circle 1R. These brushes are the Rolls Royce of brushes.  …

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  Today we wanted to share some fun stocking stuffer gift ideas. Anya Hindmarch Eyes Coin Purse, this is such a fun and cute gift.  You can just throw in your card and some cash and go.  Buy it here, Anya Hindmarch. Saint Laurent Fringe Charm for Handbag, you can add this to your bag or use it as a key chain  It’s so cute. Buy it here: Neiman Marcus. Repossi Phalanx Berbère Midi Ring, it’s rose gold and diamonds.  It looks so pretty on. It’s a great ring to stack or wear alone. Find it here: Barneys New York. Tarte Shine Bright Statement Lash Curler, this lash curler is so festive and pretty.  Very cute to add to any stocking. Buy it here: Tarte Rhinestone Curler. Patchology Falsh Masque Trio, these make great stocking stuffers.  You can try three great masks in one set.  It includes a exfoliate mask,…

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