Jun 4, 2013

Summer Fun Protection

As a makeup artist, I have always stressed proper skin care. When your skin is in great shape, the less corrective makeup you have to wear. Which means all you have to do is focus on enhancement instead of covering and camouflaging.

During the summer it is equally, if not more, important to protect your skin from the sun as it is to cleanse and exfoliate.  And if you are exfoliating on a regular basis, protection is ESSENTIAL when that beautiful new skin is exposed to the sun.

Swim-Proof Your Makeup


The warm weather is finally here!  Add some waterproof products to your makeup bag that will keep you flawless...even coming out of the pool!

Ask Tara - How do I know whether to use an eyebrow pencil or eyebrow powder?

Ask Tara - Is there a way for my lashes appear thicker without applying false lashes?

Wearable Summer 2013 Trends!

Here are some great makeup products that are easy to wear and still keep you in line with "what's happening" in beauty!  Enjoy!

Jan 19, 2013

2013 Makeup Overhaul

4…6…8 years…is that how long you’ve had your eyeliner/lipgloss/foundation? It’s time for a Makeup Overhaul! A fresh new start to 2013. Here are some of the newest products on the market for a complete makeup upgrade.

Get the Look - January 2013 Issue of Plus Model Magazine

Find out how to GET THE LOOK of Plus Model Magazine's January 2013 cover model, Clementine!

Dec 11, 2012

Brush Guide

Many of us already have collections of eyeshadows, lipsticks and blushes; but still don’t have the proper tools for application.  Brushes are KEY to a smooth, well-blended makeup application…especially with all those Holiday dinners and parties coming up!  Here are a few of my top choices that I use in my own pro brush kit in this month's issue of Plus Model Magazine!