Month: October 2014

Treat Yourself: New Additions!

So yesterday, I decided that I needed to treat myself. Yes, that’s right. Ladies and gentlemen, I’ve finally fulfilled one of my most difficult New Year’s Resolutions: indulge yourself without looking at the price tag all thanks to the wonderful artist at Sephora who took the time to show me all these fancy tricks–Thank you, Steven!!

Steven (or Stephen, because I have no idea how he spells it) graciously showed me–during the extremely busy afternoon at this particular Sephora location–how to apply a facial serum (Caudalie‘s Vinoperfect), a pore-perfecting primer (Urban Decay), my foundation of choice (Cover FX in N Medium Deep) and the matching Cover FX concealer and then, to top it all off, he even showed me how to use tarte’s finishing powder AND how to fill in my eyebrows with Anastasia’s Brow Wiz and setting gel! Steven (or Stephen) was great and so patient with me! He even took the time to do one half of my face first and then let me watch him with a mirror as he did the second half of my face so that I could watch the technique that he used!

These are some of Steve’s Tips and Tricks: (more…)