5 Days of Work Looks

Hi Makeup Geeks! I wanted to share with you 5 different work appropriate makeup looks that will inspire you as you head to the office for a busy work day. Read more here
September 17, 2014 — Laura Nes

Make Up Brushes and Their Uses


Big Fan Brush - Perfect for applying or sweeping off excess powders on the face.

Powder Brush - Used for face and body for even application of powder products. 

Blush Brush - Perfect for blush application on cheeks. Can also be used to apply highlighter or bronzer.

Contour Brush -Used to apply highlighter to cheekbones and/or bronzer to contour your cheeks, jawline and temples. 

Foundation Brush - Used for smooth application of any liquid or cream face products.

Small Fan Brush - Perfect for light application of highlighting products. 


Eye Shadow Brush - Used for concentrated application of eyeshadow products on large areas. 

Fluff Brush - Used to flawlessly blend eyeshadow products onto crease area. 

Medium Angled Shading Brush - Used to prevent any harsh eyeshadow lines and perfectly blend eyeshadow products on eyelids.

Eye Contour Brush - Used to blend eyeshadow products more precisely in concentrated areas.


Concealer Brush - Used to apply concealer on face to effectively cover up any dark spots and/or blemishes. 

Medium Eye Shadow Brush - Used for concentrated application of eyeshadow products on medium areas.

Short Eye Shadow Brush - Used for concentrated application of eyeshadow products on smaller areas such as the lash line and outer corner of the eyes. 

Smudge Brush - Used to smudge out eyeshadow products on upper and lower lash line for a perfect smoky look.

Angled Eye Shadow Brush - Used to apply eye products on upper and lower lash lines for a softer look.

Spot Concealer Brush - Perfect for spot concealing any imperfections you may have on your face.

Eyeliner Brush - Used to apply gel or cream eyeliner products on upper and lower lash line with great precision.

Lip Brush - Can be used to apply any lip products precisely onto lips to prevent from feathering out.

Precise Eye Liner Brush - Perfect for applying eyeliner products onto your tight line.

Angle Brow Brush - Used to apply eyebrow products to fill in any empty spaces on eyebrows. 

Sponge Applicator A tool with a dense, rounded sponge used for even application of challenging products. 

Smudge Eye Shadow - Perfect for smudging out any eyeliner products on upper and lower lash lines.

Lash - Can be used to separate and remove any clumps of mascara on eyelashes.

Eyebrow Comb - Used to shape and tame eyebrow hairs.

June 04, 2014 — Nirav Gandhi

3 Ways To Clean Your Makeup Brushes & Sponges

When it comes to a flawless beauty routine, quality makeup brushes and sponges make all the difference. And when you’re using these tools on a daily basis - Read more here.
May 05, 2014 — Nirav Gandhi

Finding Your Perfect Foundation Fit

There are so many different forms, brands, and types of foundation on the market, that it can tend to make your head swim.  Lots of women I work with say they get so confused as to what to buy, that  they just decide to forgo wearing it all together.  Read more here.
April 25, 2014 — Nirav Gandhi

Lets Talk Make-Up Brushes

Over the years my collection of make-up brushes have grown so much, from cheap and cheerful make up brushes to high end good quality brushes, so today I'm going to share with you my most favourite brand of brushes and my most favourite individual brushes from different brands.  Read more here.
April 19, 2014 — Nirav Gandhi

How Many Makeup Brushes Do You Use on a Daily Basis?

Have you ever counted ‘em up? For me it depends. Sometimes, it’s up to 30 (!) if I do multiple looks in the same day. Read more here.
April 11, 2014 — Laura Nes


Cleansing your skin properly and thoroughly is undoubtedly #1 when it comes to keeping a clear, healthy complexion. Read more here.
April 09, 2014 — Laura Nes


When travelling it's so important to have a sturdy case to pack your makeup in. I've heard so many horror stories of people getting their favourite products damaged while travelling. Read more here.
March 31, 2014 — Laura Nes

IT Cosmetics Naturally Pretty Vol. 1 MATTE Palette Swatches/Review

RI totally realize I've been gushing like crazy about this palette lately, so this is definitely not going to be one of those review posts where you're waiting for my definitive verdict. Read More Here.
March 27, 2014 — Laura Nes

36 Hair and Makeup Ideas to Try This Spring

Ready to refresh your hair and makeup for spring? Well, look no further for your latest batch of inspiration. Spotted on the streets of New York City, these ladies are bringing the beauty brilliance with megawatt lipstick shades, sleek haircuts, and must-try hair colors. See more here.
March 26, 2014 — Alice D