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  • Supporting Role This season it’s what’s underneath that counts.  Slip dresses on the runways have inspired us to wear our unders as outers. Our under wear should be as stylish as your outer wear. What lies underneath can truly alter your shape and give you curves in all the right places. The new shape wear has something for everyone.  From vintage inspired lace to exquisite detailing and off beat modern colors there’s a new lineup of under garments quietly making waves in the world of intimates. Sometimes nothing beats the luxury of pure cotton. There are new brands on the market th
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  • What are the benefits of a career in Makeup Artistry?  A career in Makeup Artistry offers more than meets the eye! Talented artists are worshiped by those who depend on them for their best look In some cases they are nearly as famous as their celebrity clientele. They may be invited to family functions and told the most secrets of secrets. Though therapist and ego-booster aren’t technically part of a makeup artist job, making client’s look and feel good about themselves is their primary mission. Barbara Layne, founder and instructor of the Academy of Makeup & Fashion explains,
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  • I especially enjoy using ALL my skin care products in the summertime! Face care, exfoliation products, extended care, body care, you name it! The complexion has to look great because we tend to use less makeup when the temperatures are so high. Does it feel like your makeup is sliding down your neck? Instead of giving up on makeup altogether, remember that it is not just the products that matter—it is how you are using them. Here are a few tips to help keep it all in place: Skin - We know that youthful complexions start with at least a 30 SPF as the essential makeup base. The res
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  • Can you believe it? We are in the glorious Summer of the year! I went out to do a few demonstrations for Trade Shows, women’s groups, and Cosmetology Schools over the past months. This is such a fun and productive way to introduce new products and techniques to eager “Beauty Seekers.” It is always amazing to me how much women do not know about their own makeup corrective needs. This month I am going to review some of these questions that came up over and over again. Maybe you are being asked the same questions. Foundation – To find the right color. Put a little swipe of the color
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