Category: Allmyposts

Ninety minutes with Hung Vanngo.

I had been counting the days to fly to New York to attend this year's edition of The Makeup Show. Their keynote speaker on Sunday, May 6th at 2 PM, was one of the most renowned makeup artists of this time, and one of my ...

Glowing Spring Makeup

On March 20th, one of my favorite seasons started: Spring!, and with it came the bright colors and the most natural skin finishes.   Lips: Although winter was characterized by neutral or darker colors, ...

Bridal season!

Call it nerves, fulfilling a dream, or reaching a milestone, a bride exudes a special aura, possesses a different glow in her eyes and inspires us makeup artists to create something quite unique for each one of them. In ...

A day with David “El Guaje” Villa

Mom, do men wear makeup? That's the question I get from my kids when they learn I'll be grooming for a photoshoot involving a male CEO, athlete, model or actor. This time the call was for the charismatic and super fam ...

The power of a red lipstick

Red. What’s behind the simple choice to wear red? Probably a very simple answer. Perhaps it matches the color of your dress or shoes, although it certainly goes much deeper, trust me. It is for sure the one that accompa ...

Gratitude

Twenty years have passed since I first held a brush to do a makeup application. I have vivid memories of that day: the sensation of butterflies in my belly, the warmth of my applecheeks, the sweat on my hands and my firs ...

Tips for using metallics in makeup

We see them on the magazine covers, on the counters at the cosmetic departments, and as the latest trend: the metallics are back! I have always liked to adapt the fashions to the faces and needs of each client, trying ...

Must-Have Cosmetics!

If you had to choose only five cosmetics when packing, which would you choose? What are those must-haves that you should not miss when it comes to looking radiant, fresh, and ready for any occasion?   The trends in mak ...