Category: mac

Video: Beautiful Berry Blue Eyeshadow Tutorial

[ 0 ] October 14, 2012 |

I love this tutorial from The Fancy Face!  She calls it Dark Berries, but I think it’s a great look for those who love blue peacock tones with a bit of teal.  It’s very bold, but it’s also practical and controlled.  That’s hard to have with that much color on your eyes.  This look is […]

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Vamp It Up with this Great Vampire Makeup Tutorial

[ 1 ] October 13, 2012 |

Ms. JJ is giving us Vampire REALNESS with this great Vampire inspired makeup tutorial for dark skinned ladies!  I love that she kept the eyes light.  It makes the look very wearable.  As a black woman, I know that a dark, almost black lipstick paired with the kind of dark eye makeup you usually see […]

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Great Autumn Glam Makeup Tutorial from U Love Megz

[ 0 ] August 9, 2012 |

Love, love, love this bright and glittery tutorial. The gold tones are doing it for me. I love pure golds on black skin.  Key to the look is the gold on the lower lid.  It’s a very glam look so lashes are a must. Check out ULoveMegz Channel for more great makeup tutorials. Products she’s […]

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Video: Kelly Rowland Makeup Tutorial from ScandalousBeauty

[ 6 ] July 15, 2011 |

I heart MAC Woodwinked.  I think it’s a great color for any skin tone!  ScandalousBeauty has some great tutorials.  Make sure you check out her YouTube Channel.

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Eye Makeup Video Tutorial from EyeLuvMakeup: M.A.C Ungaro

[ 4 ] January 9, 2011 |

I LOVE the look that “EyeLuvMakeup” does with this great MAC Ungaro palette.  I love it because it’s glam but not over done.  Very soft.

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Christmas Time Makeup Tip: Red Lips

[ 0 ] December 15, 2010 |

Hey ladies!  I know you’re putting together your makeup looks for holiday parties and family gatherings.  Nothing says happy holidays like the color red. The best way to display red on your face is in your lipstick. I would never recommend red shadow. LOL.  However I know many sistas are scared to break out a […]

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My Picks: MAC’s Liberty of London Collection

[ 0 ] March 17, 2010 |

I was excited about the “Give Me Liberty of London” Collection from MAC, so I picked up a few items this week at Macy’s.  Perhaps the most hotly anticipated collection from MAC this spring it was released March 11.  This is a collaboration with pattern-loving, flower-child, historic British department store, clothing-, and home-decor brand, Liberty […]

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Hot for Spring 2010: Matte Lip Colors

[ 0 ] March 12, 2010 |

Matte Lip Color is IN – I know we sistas love our shine.  Our lips are made for high shine gloss.  However, matte is hot for the spring.  Coral is my favorite color for matte lips on brown skin.  From Chocolate to Cafe au Lait…black girls look great in it.  Mauve toned pinks and pinkish […]

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Today’s Pick: MAC Dazzleglass in “Get Rich Quick”

[ 0 ] January 12, 2010 |

“Get Rich Quick” is a warm toffee brown with pink sparkles (and a hint of yellow undertone).  Very sheer so it’s a good rule to layer it over another gloss or a lipstick.  It’s a wonderful tone to layer over your favorite Viva Glam color or other pinks, roses, and nudes.  I think it’s a […]

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Nude Lip Colors for Black Women

[ 9 ] January 11, 2010 |

Looking for that perfect nude lipstick or gloss color to give your full lips even more pouty-ness.  Well here’s some helpful info. Here are Anita Sharma’s Picks: For Espresso, Chestnut skin tones: Pricey: Bobbi Brown-Cocoa, Rich Cocoa, Putty or Chocolate Inexpensive: Clinique Different-Tenderheart or MAC-Plastique or Jubilee Sam Fine says that with nude lips “the eyes […]

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