Coconut Oil having incredible healing benefits and household uses!

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There are so many benefits & over 1000 uses for coconut oil! Personal story with coconut oil: About 5 years ago, I remember I went to a high-end department store where I purchased the “top of the line” skincare set, and I was incredibly excited after spending $350 on the entire set. I imagined smooth, golden, beautiful clear, youthful and supple skin. Basically perfectly healthy skin. I was so disappointed because upon trying the set at home (No they don’t … Read More

This Is What I Said To A Lady With Teal Eyes

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Very recently I met with a lady that looked like she’s been through so much emotional stress that affects her physical, where she looked at me with watery eyes and asked: “Do you think I should change my eye color?” I asked: “Why? They’re so gorgeous!” Her: “No… They’re not.” Me: “What do you mean?” Her: “I heard that my eye colour is what is making my bags under my eyes even worse. That people think I do drugs or … Read More

An Inner Beauty Tip I Learned Today

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“We can never bring anything to us unless we are grateful for what we have. In fact, if somebody was completely and utterly grateful for everything, they would never have to ask for anything, because it would be given to them before they even asked. That is the power of Gratitude. May the joy be with you, Rhonda Byrne” From The Secret Daily Teachings What I took out of this when I read it today is that if we don’t … Read More

This Is What An Artist Like Me Believes In

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I love meeting new people. I feel that every person has a story to tell, with a unique look and personality to go with it. I love getting to know people that I encounter in my profession. I enjoy searching within them when we talk, pondering on how I can help them in every emotional and artistically beautiful way. Every time I meet someone for the first time, I look for the beauty deep within them and afterwards I paint it … Read More

What You Didn’t Know About Airbrush Makeup Vs Traditional Makeup

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1. Airbrush makeup applied properly is ‘invisible’ through a camera and on digital/print view. Reason being that airbrush makeup is sprayed in hundreds of ‘dots’. Similarly, a camera picks up light and displays it in pixels on your computer screen or the LCD screen. Pixels are tiny, tiny dots as well. Airbrush makeup is applied the same way a camera reads what is infront of it, which is tiny dots of color, which is why it is extremely easy to … Read More

How to get Makeup and Hair of Beauty Queen Jodi Jahnke!

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On May 27, 2012, Beauties of Asia Pageant was on for 2012! I had the pleasure of being requested to do the makeup and hair for Jodi Jahnke, who turned out to be the winner of this year’s pageant!

Beautiful Asian Makeup on Bride Yen!

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Yen was sweet enough to update me on a few of the photos that took place this February. She is such a beautiful person and I tried my best to highlight these beautiful features of her on an Asian face (which can be hard to find for some!) Yen and Ryan really touched my heart and I teared when I saw her walking down the stairs when Ryan was singing his heart out to her on one knee! Ryan is … Read More

How To Find the Best Bridal Makeup Artist

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  What makes an artist amazing for you on your wedding day? A lot of my friends and brides ask this of me when I’m unavailable for weddings so I hope to share this great article on what to look for as well as put in my personal tips to help you look for the perfect, best bridal makeup artists!

Dior Asian Makeup w/ Andre Hebert @The Bay

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On Wednesday I went over to The Bay for their special event with Canada”s National Makeup artist Andre Hebert. It just so happened he was available the time I went in so I was lucky enough to get my makeup done by him. For a full makeover you have to purchase 2 products but hey I`ve never done a Dior review before so I figured I”d splurge by purchasing some products for my clients this summer to enjoy! Here”s me … Read More

15 Great Beauty Tips from Experienced Brides

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Loaded with awesome tips from brides that wish they knew about these when they got married! (Above) Me doing makeup on Diana on her wedding day.15 Great Beauty Tips from Experienced Brides 1. I love the tip on ‘don’t be rushed to take off your veil!’ It’s true, people wouldn’t normally think that the veil would create such a romantic feel for the pictures. 2. Shaping the brows is also a definitely must do before your wedding day. Your brows … Read More

Coco Rocha’s Wedding Beauty

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I was looking around on what celebrities use for their wedding, their favorite products and I came across this video of Supermodel Coco Rocha`s wedding!

Top 5 Mistakes in Bridal Makeup

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As a bridal beauty expert, I really care about the way the bride looks like on their wedding day! That’s huge for me! Here is what I see in most bridal makeup mishaps! 1. Not taking care of the eyebrows: Often times the eyebrows aren’t groomed properly and it results in having the makeup really distorted. Even if the makeup is flawless everywhere else! The eyebrows can be mismatched in colour, and even too dark or too light. 2. The … Read More

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

Oribe Signature Moisture Masque Review

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A beautiful product for your hair through the dry, brittle winter! With the drying winter and harsh wind, your hair would be taking a beating in the blistering cold! I have tried this product to smooth away any frizz and dryness for you all and all I have to say is that it’s worth the splurge! Hurry because at Donato’s today (Dec 26 2010) it’s 25% off! VERSATILITY AND EASE OF USE – 5/5 Scoop out (with a spatula) onto … Read More

Tips When Finding The Right Foundation!

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Did you know 8 out of 10 women have the wrong foundation shade and color? I’m writing this article here to help you keep in mind key things in finding the right foundation, straight from a professional! You should consider first your: 1) Skintype Being the most important thing because it is your base and what keeps hold of your makeup. Is your skin more on the: i) Dry side – tight feeling skin – burning sensation – usually tingles … Read More

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