Monday, February 10, 2014

Skinny Tips: Eyeshadow Guide According to Eye Color

We are all about making our eyes POP. After all, the “eyes are the windows to the soul.” So we are opening up our “windows” by surrounding our eyes with the right eyeshadow color.  We found this fantastic chart that matches up eye color and shadow color perfectly! Stick to these color palettes and watch your eyes sparkle!

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Skinny Tips: Applying Blush For Your Face Shape

Applying blush might seem simple… cheeks + blush = good. While you can probably get away with that most of the time, wouldn’t you want to get the most out of your blush and allow your cheekbones to really standout?! We do! Which is why we were so excited to find this “how to” guide for applying blush according to face shape. It’s so simple, identify your face shape below and try applying your blush according to the diagram. We bet you’ll be pleased with the results! Need help picking out your face shape? Email us at info@skinowl.com. Happy Blushing!

Monday, December 30, 2013

Skinny Tips: Coconut Oil Eye Makeup Remover DIY

We are always looking for natural ways to take care of our skin and our bodies as a whole! Which is why we are so thrilled that we stumbled upon the MaskCara Blog and found this Coconut Oil Eye Makeup Remover DIY! This simple and inexpensive way to remove your makeup at the end of the day is definitely SkinOwl approved!

coconut oil eye make up remover natural

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Skinny Tips: Save or Toss Makeup Expiration Guide

Do you ever find yourself looking through your makeup drawer and wondering just how long some of the items have been in there, and whether or not it’s time to throw them away?! Keeping makeup too long can lead to skin irritation and bacteria build up… and we know we don’t want that! So when we came across this “Save or Toss” Guide on Makeup.com, we just had to pass it along to you so that you can keep that skin radiant and glowing and free from harmful bacteria! Enjoy!
save or toss

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Things We Love: Winter Neutrals

One of our favorite makeup looks for winter is a face full of neutral tones.  Using soft browns, peaches, nudes, and golds can make for a look that is both frosty and warm with an ethereal glow!  Here are a few of our favorite neutral palette inspirations …
nude eye shadow

neutral makeup

 

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Friday, December 6, 2013

Events: The SkinOwl Experience at Platino

skinowl platino event

Hoot Hoot! The “SkinOwl Experience” is back! Calling all event alumni and newbies to experience a day of skincare consultations and makeovers with the SkinOwl at Platino in Santa Monica! Whether you’re wanting to try out a new look, new shades, or get to the bottom of your skin concerns, we are here to help. And did we mention it’s all FREE! This is the experience you’ve been waiting for. You will leave looking and feeling you’re most beautiful.

 

DETAILS:

When – Saturday, December 14th, from 11am to 6pm.

What – Cocktails, makeovers, & holiday shopping! Get glam with your friends before hitting the town!

Where – Platino, 909 Montana Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90403

How – Call (310) 394-0044 to book your appointment!

 

We hope you’ll come spend this very memorable day with us :)

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Skinny Tips: Double Line Eyeliner Tutorial

We love a good cat eye, but we’re always wanting to take things up a notch….or at the very least, try a new trick on an old look. Join us as we try The Double Line! We found this great tutorial that will give you this simple yet stunning sixties look in no time! Check it out …
double line eye liner tutorial

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Promos: Instagram Giveaway Winners

instagram contest winner

Congratulations to the winners of our #shareyourskin Instagram Giveaway!  You have each won some incredible makeup from W3LL People!  We will be leaving you a comment on your Instagram profile with instructions on how to collect your prize.  Thank you to everyone who participated.  Make sure to look out for our next giveaway coming soon!

 

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Things We Love: Rockin’ Red Hot Lip Gloss Collection by Lorac

lorac red lip gloss collection sephora

Holiday season is approaching fast! Which means we need plenty of red lipstick for all the holiday fun.  Insert the Rockin’ Red Hot Lip Gloss Collection by Lorac. These rocker-chic lip glosses are formulated without synthetic fragrances, petrochemicals, gmos, triclosan, or gluten.  Just the way we like em’. We are able to instantly amp up our look with sparkle and shine while the anti-aging antioxidants from acai berry, pomegranate, grape seed, and vitamins A, C, and E help nourish and protect our pout.  These luscious glosses also boast a sweet cotton candy scent!  Yum!

 

Get more product info here!

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Skinny Tips: Ombre Liner

Ombre is the trend that keeps on giving and we just can’t get enough!  Which is why, when we stumbled across this Ombre Liner tutorial, we figured we’d find it just as eye-catching as we did!  Choose a color, then pick 3 liners in the same gradient color family, and just follow the easy steps towards Ombre Liner perfection! Our Fall favorite color combinations? Gold to Bronze. White to Black. And of course, Lavender to Eggplant. Too cool!
ombre eye liner tutorial