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  • #MakeupMonday – Post Travel Recovery Routine

    makeup to go blog Lauren Brooke Cosmetique Organic Sweet Chai Lip Scrub post travel recovery

    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 – Makeup Products I Would Die Without Revisited

    viseart paris neutral basic 01 eyeshadow palette

    Early on in Makeup to Go’s history, I posted an article entitled “Top Ten Makeup Products Without Which I Would Die” (click to read the original post). Basically I was saying that these are my go-to, must-have, desert island, fade to black, killing it products. It’s a good list, too. However, that article is from […]

  • #MakeupMonday – Makeup for Breakout Prone Skin


    Confession time: I have breakout-prone skin. By breakouts, I mean acne.* I have battled with it my entire life right up to this current moment. It is overall much better now but my skin can still go from fabulously perfect and radiant to woefully broken out in seemingly a moment’s notice. Whether you are suffering […]

  • #MakeupMonday – Makeup Product Review Bonanza

    makeup to go beauty pr event

    If you are a regular reader, you know that Makeup to Go tends to save makeup product reviews for products we actually know and use. Every now and then, however, it is nice to be introduced to something new. A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending two beauty PR events and […]

  • #MakeupMonday – The Basics: Lip Balms / Lip Moisturizers

    Anita Grant Lippy Pucker Lip Balm

    I have been a working makeup artist – meaning having people pay me for makeup with no ‘side gigs’ necessary – for going on 15 years now. When you’re in the makeup biz you really do think about product a lot. Therefore for me as a beauty blogger, when I write about makeup I tend […]