beauty travelogue

  • #MakeupMonday – Post Travel Recovery Routine

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    Regular readers may know that I work in the San Francisco Bay as both a makeup artist and a makeup educator on a regular basis. I generally drive to the Bay because I need my car. If you’ve never driven from Southern to Northern California (or vice-versa) let me tell you one thing: that is […]

  • #MakeupMonday – MUJI – Makeup Organization Paradise

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    A couple of months ago, I was introduced to MUJI USA in Los Angeles by a fellow makeup artist. I knew of MUJI from NYC where they have a few different locations, but I did not know they had migrated to other parts of the country, namely California. Yay! For those who may not be […]

  • #MakeupMonday – Rediscover Frends Beauty Supply

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    I finally made it to the newly revamped Frends Beauty Supply! I could not be more happy for them or for the makeup community. Frends Beauty Supply has been around since forever. 1940, to be exact. In the mid-90s it changed ownership and came back into prominence as one of the “big three” of the […]

  • On The Set: Clothing Company Shoot SF Bay Area

    Much of the feedback I’ve received recently is that Makeup to Go! readers wished I would incorporate more of my working life in this blog. I hadn’t done so because I’ve usually kept that on my blog for my media clients, but if that’s what y’all want to read your wish is my command! 🙂 […]

  • #MakeupMonday Special Edition – Notes from the NYC Makeup Show 2011

    If you follow my blog for my creative industries clients where I talk about the jobs I’m currently doing, you ‘ll note that I’ve been working like a maniac of late. As such, I did not get to go back east to hit the NYC edition of Metropolitan Events The Makeup Show. Have no fear, […]