In Beauty Launchpad's September 2012 makeup trends story, "Fall's Best Makeup Trends," (link here to page 116) you could go goth with a blackened berry mouth or sooty eyes, or full-on fun with multichormatic lids. But what about those beauty constants that always top our list of looks we want now? They're here, with Makeup Trend #4 Seamless Skin and #5 Rosy Cheeks proving that these types of subtle staples are here to stay.
On July 27, 2012 the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) proposed new regulations under its legislative mandate to provide for Safer Consumer Products through the use of “Green Chemistry” to replace chemicals of concern. The chemicals of concern (COC) will be based on and include lists prepared by numerous domestic and international bodies that identify both existing and possible chemicals of concern.
Using the stunning London Hotel in West Hollywood, California as its backdrop, Mirabella welcomed a host of beauty editors, event planners and makeup artists for an intimate brunch and fashion show in honor of the cosmetic line's new Mirabella Bride makeup kits. With dresses provided by Beverly Hills' Renée Strauss bridal salon, the breathtaking presentation included a beautifully styled bride for each specially-design kit, which are artfully tailored to today's top bridal trends.
Makeup Artist Napoleon Perdis and supermodel Miranda Kerr teamed up for the David Jones Spring/Summer 2012 Fashion Launch. Napoleon created two exclusive looks for the event. Featuring pops of bright, matte color on the eyes and lips and a complexion that is fresh and flawless, both looks are punchy, powerful and totally on-trend.Perdis explains:
Senior associate editor Alyson Kerr talks with Beatrice Fogle, VP of sales and marketing for G The Body Art Professional, makers of professional glitter body art products with Swarovski Crystals (temporary, though they can last up to 7 days and more)!
Say goodbye to summer pastels, here’s how to get perfect day-to-night luscious, red lips perfect for fall!
At this year's NAHAs, fellow Launchpad editor Jillian Gordon and I were given a special pre-awards treat: Internationally acclaimed editorial stylists Sherri Jessee and Mikala Vandenbroucke prepped us to the nines with hair, makeup, jewelry, the works! We felt like probeauty royalty, if only for a few hours. ;)
Cirque Du Montagne~Circus of the Mountains Charity Event