97% of Women Are Cruel to Their Bodies Today

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 97% of Women Will Be Cruel to Their Bodies  Can you believe this? I don’t wish to say, but as a makeup artist that are with women constantly… I almost find it to be not surprising. It breaks my heart to see it or hear it! It is why I make it a personal goal to really turn that around to a positive result; with every woman I encounter and to reach as much people around the world with this … Read More

IMATS Toronto 2010 Haul list + Events

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Day 1 (saturday) 1. First booth at 8:30am in the morning, bought a lot of graftobian stuff: – oxyderm moisturizer x 4 – 5 neutralizing color concealer wheel – dermaceal balm – light neutral sample a/b set + palette 2. Makeup Forever (Oh i should of went to this booth first) at 9:15am some colors were already sold out – an additional 4 HD Foundations (120, 127, 173, 178) – 5 HD concealer set promo – empty flash case palette … Read More

Treating bumpy, uneven skin – Keratosis Pilaris

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Hi Olivia, I like your suggestions regarding skin care on your facebook. After reading your skin care tips, I thought that since you are so knowledgeable you could guide me in the right direction for my skin problems. I have a dry skin and on my arms i have small spots all on the top section. My dermatologist told me that i have keratosis pilaris problem on my skin. Do you think in your opinion any chemical peel treatment can … Read More

Makeup Artistry with Eve Pearl + Sam Fine

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Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream This video really keyed in to reasons why I am a makeup artist. Especially when Sam Fine talked about showcasing the person is beautiful as is, without focusing on the makeup and just truly loving our job. This is mainly for makeup artists and overcoming some obstacles! Great watch for those interested. Eve Pearl also gives a promo offer of if you spend over $50 you get a bronzing trio palette and if you … Read More

September 10, 2010 Thoughts

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So lately I’ve been so busy! Every weekend has been jam packed with weddings, clients, photo shoots and many wonderful things. I’m so appreciative that I have many clients to service with my love for beauty on. I remember when I first wondered what it would be like if I serviced brides as a makeup artist. I loved sharing tips and showing how women can be so beautiful if they could just see it! I’m so happy I’ve been able … Read More

How Feelings Will Always Be Remembered

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I usually have a motivational message for you every Friday but I recently received a story from Michael Krisa (www.thatinterviewguy.com) that touched me so deeply that I replied back to him to get his permission to share it to you. Permission was granted and I hope you get the same message out of the powerful story that I got! The Cab Ride I arrived at the address and honked the horn. After waiting a few minutes I walked to the … Read More

Where Does The Good Go Project

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So everytime someone does something for a good cause, where does it go? What we often hear in the news is what someone has done wrong, slipped up, or even in weather: the chance of rain rather than the chance of sunshine. I ask all of you to help change that. I wish there was a place where people can go to see where the good goes. We need to see, hear and feel more of the good in life. … Read More

Tereza Michelle

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Just recently I had the pleasure of working with Tereza Michelle and Eikona. Tereza has such a great personality and an awesome sense of humor, I truly had a wonderful experience working with her. With a sweet and caring heart, Tereza spends her days caring and tending for the unfortunate as well. She’s has a fabulous au-naturel body too! I spent most of the time warming up her skin, I bronzed up her body with Scott Barne’s Body Bling and … Read More

Thank You Happy Faces, A Happy World on the Inside

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I’ve never seen so many happy faces all at once in celebration when Men’s Hockey won the Gold to top off everything in the 2010 Olympics on our Canadian soil. This is something I dream for as an artist, something that fuels why I do what I do.. All I ask for is happiness from you 🙂 I was so happy it brought a tear to my face seeing everyone in Celebration. The young, the old, people that never smile … Read More

Bride: Carmen Wai – Jan 3, 2010

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Dear Readers, On January 3rd, 2010 was a very special day for a very special lady named Carmen Wai. It was her moment and her day to shine as she celebrated her wedding with a very lucky man, Ian. This wedding reminded me why I love what I do. I felt like I had the priviledge to be able to be her best friend on this special day as I was the one closest to her. I gave my best … Read More

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