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  • MakeupThursday – August Makeup Spree

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    Because it’s my blog and I can do a general makeup post whenever I want to… That’s right folks, it’s MakeupThursday. The plan was to do this write-up on Monday, the day after my return home to Los Angeles after 3 weeks of work in the Bay. LOL! Yeah, that was a joke. Anyway, while […]

  • #MakeupMonday – Favorite Lip Glosses 2012

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    Two years ago, early in Makeup to Go!’s existence… I wrote a piece about what I felt were the “top lip glosses” at that time. Funny how time flies because a lot of those lip glosses are no longer on the market. This is both the ecstasy and the agony of being a makeup fanatic; […]

  • #MakeupMonday – IMATS Pasadena 2011

    IMATS Pasadena 2011 – The International Makeup Artist Trade Show – took place this past weekend. This was the first year in IMATS’s history that the Los Angeles show completely sold out (IMATS originated in LA back in 1997). In fact, we here at Makeup to Go almost missed this show entirely. As a pro […]

  • #MakeupMonday – Plum Crazy

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    New York Fashion Week was recently upon us, and we here at Makeup to Go made note of the trends that emerged. A perennial favorite is creeping it’s way back onto the beauty landscape: Plum. Can Plum even be called a trend at this point? Plum makeup never fully goes away because it is just […]

  • #MakeupMonday – Best Blushes for Darker Toned Beauties

    I did a job recently where I had to do makeup on an African American female model who was about Phylicia Rashād’s (mom Huxtable from ‘The Cosby Show’) complexion. Both Phylicia and this model are a rich brown color, but still more fair than myself. To my dismay, I did NOT have a blush that […]