What’s so special about March 14th? In case you didn’t know, it’s White Valentine’s Day, aka White Day. It’s one month after Valentine’s Day, and it’s traditionally celebrated in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and China. On Valentine’s Day (Feb 14) in Japan, women present chocolate gifts to men as an expression of love and courtesy. On White Day, the reverse happens: men who received a chocolate gift on Valentine’s Day will return the favor by giving gifts to the woman he is interested.
Watch the elegant Leslie Castillo demonstrate how to create a red lip makeup look like a pro. She uses products from Laura Mercier, Urban Decay, M.A.C. and YSL to get a gorgeous, radiant red makeup look. In the video, she shows you how to highlight and contour professionally with different kinds of products and makeup brushes. Enjoy!
If you have been a good girl and been reading my blog, you will already have some of the secrets we all want. The secrets behind the flawless, youthful movie star look! Now, there’s actually quite a few more to share with you, but today it’s all about the eyes.
Your wardrobe is already filled up with cotton and silk to prepare for the summer season, but what about your makeup collection? Many of us dread the scorching heat on our skin. Each time you step out in the sun, your makeup turns into a pool of sweat and NOBODY wants that. But never fear, here is a handy guide to make your makeup stay put and master summer beauty.
Ah, movie skin. If you watch a lot of movies you could be completely forgiven for thinking that actors and actresses actually came from another planet. A planet where all skin was completely flawless and youthful, luminous and perfect. A planet where the inhabitants were born with no visible pores, they never broke a sweat or “glow” and pimples were unheard of.
The Rosy Look – an all-time favorite! So fresh, so dewy, so youthful! What’s more, it SUITS everyone so it’s great to get it right! Maureen shows us exactly how it’s done using Giorgio Armani Foundation, Christian Dior Eye Palette, YSL Matt Finish Powder and Givenchy for contouring and highlighting. Worth a watch, enjoy!
“For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.” – Audrey Hepburn
As we entered the new year, it’s time to bid farewell to an epic year in makeup in 2016: red bold lips, arty eyeliners, and blue eye shadow seen on the runways. We’re happy to be putting away those memories as we approach the spring / summer season, which is all about fun and colorful makeup. And this year we’re bringing the 80’s trend back – lip gloss, sheer foundation, pink color, and go heavy hand with your blush!
Check out the adorable Amanda’s video tutorial on how to create a sweet, gorgeous makeup look for Valentine’s Day. She demonstrates how to do a full makeup look step by step from flawless foundation, sweet pink eyeshadow, highlight & contour, and defined, plump lips. Using products from YSL, Shiseido, Estée Lauder and so on, she shares tricks on perfecting your V-day look, e.g. draw your waterline with peach color pencil liner to give the illusion of bigger eyes, and apply nude lip liner for lipstick to stay longer. This makeup is also suitable for special occasions and date nights.
What better time to give yourself a seductive, gorgeous makeover than the month of love, Valentine’s Day? With COSME-DE.COM, you can do just that with gorgeous featured products and a FREE Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Eau de Parfum 100ml when you spend USD 250 / AUD 330 / HKD 1900 / GBP 200 or above between 16 January and 14 February 2017.