Posts Tagged ‘wedding’

Step-by-Step Wedding Day Makeup

Posted by    |    August 11th, 2011 at 4:11 pm

A perfect face on your wedding day is must.  Not everyone has the budget for a professional make-up artist, but you still want to look like you did.  There are a number of videos out there that give step-by-step instructions on wedding day makeup, but one of the best is by celebrity makeup artist, Carmindy.  With her own line for Sally Hansen and her expertise working on red carpet worthy stars, she knows her stuff.  Whether it’s your wedding day or you just want to look like it is, this video is a simple how-to that walks you through the right products and techniques to glowing beautifully. (Plus, check out her website for other invaluable tips and tricks!)

How Big is TOO Big?

Posted by    |    May 26th, 2011 at 8:32 am

The engagement ring. A sign of things to come.  A promise worn for the world to see.  A way to solidify your celebrity status forever. Wait….what?

It seems these days in pop culture that the engagement ring is no longer just a symbol of love, fidelity, and a man’s intent to make you his bride.  Celebrities are suddenly in the never-ending cycle of bigger and better, seemingly to “one-up” each other in the diamond department.  Now, most ladies wouldn’t turn down a 2 million dollar Lorraine Schwartz engagement ring, but many blogs are tearing apart Kim Kardashian’s new bauble.  Weighing in at 20.5 carats and reported to be “the  highest color and clarity”, beau Kris Humphries proposed to Kim this week. It’s no secret that Kim loves big diamonds (Liz Taylor was a reported idol,) and her new love wanted it to measure up. After sister Khloe Kardashian received her sparkler from hubby Lamar Odom two years ago (a cool nine carats), the world knew their televised sibling rivalry would mean at least one other Kardashian would have to beat that number.