November 28, 2016

 Hello Everyone!

I apologize for the silence!  I've been very busy this season with makeup appointments and teaching. However, I have been managing to take a few pictures of my makeup looks over the course of this holiday season so expect more tips and tricks to come soon! 

Lately I've had a lot of people asking me what are some of the best makeup products for the holidays. My opinion is to always go with what you're comfortable with, but keep in mind that the holidays is the absolute BEST time to go bold and bring out your inner Beyonce.

The look I posted below was me using the Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance palette that came out a few months back. I am in LOVE with all of the bold warm colors. They suit everyone and they will definitely create a statement at your next gathering. 

Also pair up your eye shadow with a metallic color on the lids. I'm using a bronzey gold loose shadow from Bare Minerals in the shade "August". 

My next tip is to add a bolder...

October 11, 2016

 Image By Jennifer McIntyre. Hair by Azalee Gracier. Makeup by Shalonda Peguero

'Tis the season for all of the glitter. In the past two weeks I've been preparing for Halloween, winter weddings and holiday parties.  After my appointments are over I am left with glitter on my face, hands and hair. I'm going to leave you with a few tips and tricks to get rid of all of this sparkly mess.

Hair 

Oil. Lots of oil. I have a natural curly texture and after several washes I was still left with sparkles on my hairline. Before giving up and hoping they'd fall out over time I went to my kitchen cabinet  and applied olive oil all over. First of all, there are tons of benefits of adding olive oil to your hair and scalp. Second, I found that the glitter was starting to slip away. 

After massaging it into your hair and scalp wash it out of your hair and boom, no more evidence of your glitter escapades.

Face

I would recommend using coconut oil. You can use it for just about anything; Cooking, your h...

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