Tagged: Makeup

 

Get the Face: Day or Night Inspired Makeup

Beauty | March 12, 2014

I like my face looking oil-free but also glow-y (in the right spots!). After years of trial and error with makeup brands that I loved or hated, I finally figured out how to achieve my perfect look. And guess what? What happens in the bathroom mirror doesn’t stay there because I’m sharing my secret. Read on..

Want a look that you can take from day to night without having to re-apply over and over again?! I get asked tons of questions about my makeup routine and decided today I’ll share a closer look at one of my go-to favs (it’s …

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Stripes and the City

Beauty Style | March 10, 2014

Photographer: Sophie Eelkus

-Shop My Outfit-
Shirt: Nordstrom (shop similar)  //  Skirt: Bebe (New!) wearing XS  //  Necklace: Shop Prima Donna //  Bag: Halston Heritage (shop cheaper find)//  Heels: Just Fab (more colors too!) // Lipstick: Sephora Collection in “Mr. Lover 10

Happy Monday! I’m crazy for stripes over here. I wish I could go back and celebrate yesterday (and wear this outfit) all over again. I started my morning brunching with Bebe at the SLS in Beverly Hills. Let me just say, this was no ordinary brunch ya’ll! There was plenty of fashion involved. …

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Girl Meets Dress

Beauty Lifestyle Style | March 4, 2014

  

 [Outfit Details] Dress : Virgos Lounge (out of stock) // Heels: Christian Louboutin // Bag: BCBG (shop similar)

Holy sequins. If this jaw-dropping dress doesn’t give you fashion goose-bumps then I don’t know what will. Wow. The mastermind brand behind this amaze-dress goes to Virgos Lounge who I’ve been obsazzing over for months now since I started The Mix series. This dress has my invisible name on it. Pictures don’t even do it justice. This brand continues to take my breathe away.. (remember these leggings I debuted not too long ago?)

Anyways, I wore this fancy dress to …

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Smashbox Full Exposure Palette

Beauty | February 11, 2014

I partnered up with Smashbox cosmetics today to share my review on their full exposure eyeshadow palette and an exciting #shapematters sweepstakes they have going on right now! You’ve probably seen me teasing a couple of pictures on my Instagram obsessing over their eye palette. I quickly learned (thanks to their how-to/eye-shape guide!) that I have round eyes. For some reason, I thought my eye-shape was almond until now.

What a difference it makes when you know your eye shape. Especially when you’re sitting in front of your mirror trying to figure out what eye shadow style looks the …

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Embellished OOTD

Lifestyle Style | January 30, 2014

 

-Outfit Details-
Skirt: La Pina by David Helwani
Sweater: Tbags Los Angeles (n/a)
Bag: BCBG
Heels: Alloy Apparel
Bracelets: Nordstrom (similar), Stella & Bow, Gorjana Griffin

If this outfit could talk it would say, “hey I’m girly but totally edgy so get out of my way so I can strut my stuff.” (hhaha I seriously don’t know where I come up with the stuff I say sometimes.)

Anyways, I’m excited to share my new/favorite sweater with you (it’s to die for!). I don’t even know if  ‘sweater’ is the right word. This one is a gem. Literally. …

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Jewel & Gem Tones Inspired Makeup

Beauty | January 20, 2014

Every time I have an audition or hosting gig I’ve noticed they always ask me to wear jewel/gem tone colors on camera. Oohhhh kay. I obviously prefer my leopard print over everything so I’m always offended (kidding).

Think shades of green, purple, and blue (hence the term jewel/gem tones). I decided to take this trend and re-invent it into my beauty life. I get bored with my makeup easily so I happily decided to give this a try. If you’re also kind of over your makeup style- try this out for your next look. I experimented with blue eye-liner for …

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OOTD: So Cher

Beauty Style | January 14, 2014


-Outfit Details-
Sweater: LOVE brand (shop similar)
Skirt: ASOS (old) (shop similar)
Boots: Forever 21
Bag: Rovi Moss
Necklace: HappyWrist

It’s all about the 90’s! ..as if! 😉 This outfit totally reminds me of something Cher from Clueless would wear, and I love it. Los Angeles is starting to feel like Spring already, so I’m excited to wear more skirts! Pairing a sweater with a skirt can make you look effortlessly stylish. I’m a fan!

P.S I am launching my new URL/website very soon! I can’t wait!! Change is good.

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Target Style: Plus-sized Sweater Dress

Beauty Style | January 6, 2014

-Outfit Details-
Sweater Dress: Target (comes in more colors) wearing size L
Necklace: The Oxford Trunk (sold out)
Hat: Nordstrom (old)— shop similar
Boots: Forever 21 (also comes in black)
Bag: H&M
I obviously can not get enough of over-sized sweaters this season. This is the second sweater dress I found at Target, and guess what? It’s made for PLUS-SIZES! I’m 5’2” so I got an L  to make it look like a dress and I love it so much.  If I got a small, I think it wouldn’t fit as nicely. Over-sized anything is always better (in my opinion). …

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4 Lipstick Shades to Try in 2014

Beauty | January 2, 2014

Happy New Year! I am currently in the plane headed to Florida to host the Kurdish Youth Festival this weekend. Can’t wait to meet some of you there! I hope you all had a fantastic New Years Eve celebration (I sure did!). I was looking through some of my 2013 selfies and decided to share my favorite lipsticks of 2013 that are definitely sticking around this year.

If you want your lips to look smooth and look “perfect” with your lipstick on, it’s all about the prep! Every night before bed, I always apply a deep moisturizing lip balm sleep …

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