About Experts Sitemap - Group 34 - Page 16 2015-02-24

Makeup & Skincare: Terrible Skin, large pores, acne products
large pores, acne products, black skin: Hi Ida. I m really sorry you aren t getting more help from your dermatologist. You may want to consider finding a new one or letting this one s staff know that you have tried several times and you REALLY need an appointment and see if they will help you....

Makeup & Skincare: Wrinkles at 16?!, cause wrinkles, vanessa anne hudgens
cause wrinkles, vanessa anne hudgens, teen skin: Hi Yessy, Your wrinkles are probably due to sun damage and/or drying out your skin, not from age. Don t panic! I don t think you ll need to use an anti-aging product at this point. [And for the record, they do not cause wrinkles! Think about it ;]]...

Makeup & Skincare: waxing, armpit waxing, hair follicle
armpit waxing, hair follicle, arm pits: Hi Arianne! It would be just fine for someone like you to have their armpits waxed. I do have to tell you, that it does hurt much more than just about anything else [even your bikini]! But just like any waxing, it hurts less and less every time you do...

Makeup & Skincare: Make-up!, lip colors, skin changes
lip colors, skin changes, skin tone: Hey Leah- Sounds like a great combo. You can get away with a lot of great colors. You can wear plum, browns, grays, charcoal, golds, bronzes. Blush can be tricky if your skin changes tones. I would try a peachy color. Depending on how much make-up you wear,...

Makeup & Skincare: what shall i do?, benzoyl peroxide, main ingredient
benzoyl peroxide, main ingredient, moisturizer: Hi Donia, A lot of people become immune to benzoyl peroxide, unfortunately. This means just what you re experiencing - that it will stop working! I suggest you switch to a salycilic based cleanser instead. Make sure you re using a cleanser, toner and...

Makeup & Skincare: Anti-smudge?, traditional pencil, line thanks
traditional pencil, line thanks, smudge: Hi Lisa! Pencil liners are generally formulated to allow smudging - as many eye applications call for smudged, softened lines. One product you might be interested in is called gel liner. Gel liners come in pot form, and are applied with small liner brushes...

Makeup & Skincare: Ashey skin, motives cosmetics, uneven skin tones
motives cosmetics, uneven skin tones, l oreal: The reason these foundations are making you look ashy is because they have white in the base somewhere. You need to use one that doesnt have any white in it at all. A good brand for that is Motives Cosmetics. They have a fabulous silicon based foundation...

Makeup & Skincare: Will be able to wear makeup in Jan., thick eyebrows, tinted moisturizer
thick eyebrows, tinted moisturizer, dark brown hair: OK- as far as makeup goes when you are 15, stick as light as you can and use sunscreen. The facial skin is some of the most delicate and the sooner you care for it the better you will look as you get older. I would suggest starting with a tinted moisturizer...

Makeup & Skincare: anti-smudge?, traditional pencil, saline solution
traditional pencil, saline solution, watery eye: Hi Lisa- I would try using powder on your face first. This should hold the liner in place. The smudge could be coming from a watery eye or oily skin. Try and just blot your face through the day. Another thing you can try is... using an edge brush with...

Makeup & Skincare: anti-smudge, traditional pencil, line thanks
traditional pencil, line thanks, smudge: Hi Lisa- Several lines now make smudge proof and waterresistant pencils. I like mac s it lasts about 5-6hrs.Chanel s newer waterproof liners also work fantastic! Other than trying a new formula there is not much to do. Be sure not to heat the pencil with...

Makeup & Skincare: Dry Skin from Murad products, acne spot treatment, murad acne
acne spot treatment, murad acne, acne care: You are getting this raction because the product line is too strong for your skin. It may be helping the acny, but the ingredients in the line that they use to dry out the acne is causing the rest of your skin to get extremely dry. I would suggest stopping...

Makeup & Skincare: Eyelashes losing volume, getting a perm, eyelash curler
getting a perm, eyelash curler, eye lashes: Hi Patricia, The lady at the counter is right. Waterproof mascaras ruin your lashes because it is so hard to remove! It s better to go with regular mascara and risk it running - then everyone would have their lashes intact! Are you using an eye lash...

Makeup & Skincare: Face Acne, face acne, drink lots of water
face acne, drink lots of water, astringents: Hi- Stress and depression for help produce break outs. I m glad you are feeling better. It takes time and a skin care routine to help it along though. Try using face wash, astringents, and blotting your face throughout the day. Get plenty of rest and...

Makeup & Skincare: tiny zits, acne pads, benzoyl peroxide
Makeup & Skincare: tiny zits, acne pads, benzoyl peroxide, clay mask

Makeup & Skincare: MAKE UP, dear sarah, great women
Makeup & Skincare: MAKE UP, dear sarah, great women, business week

Makeup & Skincare: face, stridex pads, neutrogena product
stridex pads, neutrogena product, kiehl s: Hey- Okay, so if you are going the drug store route. Try the neutrogena or oil of olay cleanser. I would use clearasil, sea breeze, or stridex pads. For the facial scrub try St. Ives peach scrub, I think they have a mask you can get too. Also, purchase...

Makeup & Skincare: flawless, uneven skin areas, even skin tone
uneven skin areas, even skin tone, best bet: Hi Aaron, If you want an even skin tone, your best bet is to start exfoliating regularly. This will make your skin smoother, and visably more even as well. Lemon juice may fade some of the tan, but it s likely you may not ultimately even out your tan all...

Makeup & Skincare: foundation, uva uvb rays, uneven skin tones
uva uvb rays, uneven skin tones, american academy of anti aging medicine: As we age our skin gets thinner, loses elasticity and moisture, and starts to develop lines and wrinkles. Unfortunately, makeup cannot hide or fix these issues. The very first thing I would recommend is an excellent anti-aging skin care line to help replace...

Makeup & Skincare: fragrance, bottle with a screw, discontinued fragrances
bottle with a screw, discontinued fragrances, amber color: Hi Molly- You could try fragrancex.com,fragrantnet.com,auntjudysattic.com. I would try frangrancex.om and search womens under b. They show pics on most so that might help.Also as a last resort www.kamala.com also will recreate scents for you with a small...

Makeup & Skincare: large pores, maybelline dream matte mousse, dream matte mousse
maybelline dream matte mousse, dream matte mousse, large pores: Hi Nathalie, It would be in your best interest to start exfoliating regularly, if you don t already. Unfortunately, you can t technically change the size of your pores because it s genetic. But, you can change the size they appear! Think of a piece...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup to use for acne prone people, acne prone skin, sheisdo
acne prone skin, sheisdo, laura mercier: Hi- I have to say I am not a big fan of mineral make-up. I m sorry you had that reaction to the make-up. I would check out Dior, Laura Mercier, or Clinque. For skincare I love sheisdo, dermalogica, and khiel s. If you have a sephora near you, they are good...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup for fair redhead, new hey, brown eyes
new hey, brown eyes, redhead: Hey Katherine- Browns are a great color for you. If you want to switch it up a bit, there are a couple of colors you can try. I would experiment with plums. You can line your eyes with a deep plum color and then blend with a lighter color. Have fun with...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara and eye shadow colors for me, golden brown hair, pinkish tones
golden brown hair, pinkish tones, eye makeup: It really depends on the look you are going for. If you want a more natural day look then go with a brown mascara and neutral colored eyeshadows like browns, creams and taupes. If you like color then you could really play alot and use black mascara. If...

Makeup & Skincare: matte foundation..., liquid foundation, combination skin
liquid foundation, combination skin, matte finish: Hi- No worries. So if you find a product that is a matte coverage and it works, then you dont need a powder. Maybe just use powder for touch up. Usually the make-up needs some help throughout the day. You will probably find more powders that are a matte...

Makeup & Skincare: nails, sallys beauty supply, nail cutters
sallys beauty supply, nail cutters, acrylic nails: HI there. First thing first, a glue professionals use does not last a month. How well you prep the nail before application and using product properly is only part of the adhesion of your tips. Also, are you wearing gloves when you clean etc...these factors...

Makeup & Skincare: oily face, going through puberty, oily face
going through puberty, oily face, whole life: Hi Bobby- It s really hard to say. You are going through puberty and your body will be ever changing your whole life. In the meantime I would just work on controlling it. Throughout the day blot your face, you can just use a tissue. Make sure you are...

Makeup & Skincare: pro active, zits, two steps
zits, two steps, period of time: yes, the zits are larger because they are coming to the surface. If you just started using proactive then you will have a period of adjustment while your skin gets used to a new product. Dont expect it to clear up immediately- give it a few weeks to calm...

Makeup & Skincare: pro active, benzoyl peroxide, same active ingredient
benzoyl peroxide, same active ingredient, hi aaron: It probably won t effect your skin any differently. At least now if you run out of one, you ll have the other :p You may see a difference, but I don t see any scientific reason why it should by reading the ingredients for both. Again, if after let...

Makeup & Skincare: tiny zits, gentle toner, exfoliator
gentle toner, exfoliator, jaw line: Its possible if the one you are using is rough. I don t know what kind of exfoliator you are using so I cant say 100%. Toothpaste is for teeth and has a lot of other additives in it that don t need to be going on your skin. And lemon juice can bleach your...

Makeup & Skincare: make up, contagious virus, contraindication
contagious virus, contraindication, germs: Hey Teri- This is an easy one. Contraindication means a symptom or condition that makes a particular treatment or procedure (i.e. make-up application, facial) inadvisable. If someone has a contagious virus you would not want to use your brushes or make-up...

Makeup & Skincare: make up, natural shades, bare minerals
natural shades, bare minerals, urban decay: Fatemeh- Hi there. Sounds like you want a really intense look. Opt for Mac shadows or loose shadow powders like loreals. The pigments are a lot more intense. Another option is to layer. I sometimes layer a cream shadow and then powder on top. This allows...

Makeup & Skincare: MAKE UP, mary kay, face lotion
mary kay, face lotion, mary katherine: Hi Mary Katherine, I don t suggest any Mary Kay skin care, because I don t think it s the best. It s too expensive for how not beneficial their products are. So, for starters, I would stop using any Mary Kay skin care, and I would start on Aveeno s...

Makeup & Skincare: airbrush make up, airbrush compressor, one people
airbrush compressor, one people, nail salon: Hey Perla- The airbrush for make-up and nails are different. Airbrush make-up is great and usually lasts 24 hr. It is super light and gives you fantastic coverage. If you intend on purchasing one, you want to probably take a quick class to learn the tricks....

Makeup & Skincare: allergic to mascaras during/after my pregnancy, physicians formula, anti oxidant
physicians formula, anti oxidant, almay: When we get pregnant our hormones can cause us to be sensitive to things we would normally not be sensitive to, and sometimes this lasts even after you give birth. An allergic reaction happens because your immune system is weakened. And having a child can...

Makeup & Skincare: Breakouts and an overall bumpy face, mud mask, facial peeling
mud mask, facial peeling, textured appearance: Hi Edna, It s possible you have an allergy to something that s giving you that bumpy textured appearance. It s also possible they re tiny milia s - which are also called baby acne . You ll know that s what it is if the bumps are fairly hard to the touch...

Makeup & Skincare: blemishes and sunscreen, laser skin treatment, acne prone skin
laser skin treatment, acne prone skin, light freckles: Hi Michele, I really wonderful acne cleanser I suggest is called Purpose. It comes in a liquid or bar. It has no extra additives or fragrances and formulated for sensitive, acne-prone skin like yours. It is affordable - and available at a drugstore. Another...

Makeup & Skincare: boring brown eyes, dark brown eyes, black eyeliner
dark brown eyes, black eyeliner, navy blues: Hi Melanie, Having brown eyes, you can get away with just about any color you want. Dark plums, navy blues and emerald green will make your brown eyes POP and make the whites of your eyes look whiter. You can do just that color eye shadow, or use the...

Makeup & Skincare: Developing a line of Cosmetics, jeffrey moses, cosmetic line
jeffrey moses, cosmetic line, research suppliers: Hi Noel- There are a lot of questions here(: I would suggest going on the internet and checking out sites like www.stylecareer.com or www.aromasuccess.com.The web has tons of information. Also check out some great books on starting a small new business....

Makeup & Skincare: Breakouts and an overall bumpy face, dermatologist, breakout
Makeup & Skincare: Breakouts and an overall bumpy face, dermatologist, breakout, allergy

Makeup & Skincare: Developing a line of Cosmetics, private label brands, liquid eyeliner
Makeup & Skincare: Developing a line of Cosmetics, private label brands, liquid eyeliner, cosmetic manufacturer

Makeup & Skincare: fair skin/ yellow undertones, estee lauders, silicon particles
Makeup & Skincare: fair skin/ yellow undertones, estee lauders, silicon particles, everyday minerals

Makeup & Skincare: fair skin/ yellow undertones, Bobbi Brown, moisturizing foundation
Bobbi Brown, moisturizing foundation, warm complexion: Rachael, To be honest, no formula s shade is EVER exact. Even the so-called exact match at Prescriptives or L Oreal. Your yellow undertones means that you have a warm complexion. I suggest trying Bobbi Brown Moisture Rich Foundation. It has SPF 15. It goes...

Makeup & Skincare: fan brush, sonia kashuk, target store
sonia kashuk, target store, fan brush: Hey- So those are great brushes that you have. Also, MAC has pretty good brushes as well. They have a great blender brush, concealer brush, and all over powder. It great to start with a few and then just add as you go along. Sometimes they can get a...

Makeup & Skincare: foundation & eyeliner, combination skin types, matte foundations
combination skin types, matte foundations, tinted moisturizer: Hi Hillary, I have to tell you, the make up on the girl in the picture you sent me does not look natural, per say. To me, natural is highlighting your best features like accentuating your lashes and cheekbones, and not necessarily adding black eyeliner...

Makeup & Skincare: Make Up help, moisturizer cleanser, clogged pores
moisturizer cleanser, clogged pores, proper skin care: Hi Aisling- Cool name. Its hard for me to say since I can not see your skin. Be sure your removing your make up first with a remover and then cleansing your skin. This could be a result of improper cleansing, the friction from you rubbing,or even too rich...

Makeup & Skincare: high factor sun cream products, protection spf, strong in the sun
protection spf, strong in the sun, spf 15: Hi Ivonne- Shiseido makes a great sun screen with spf 55 and the highest in PA protection. It does not look ghostly and fyi they also came out with the best SPF eye cream of 32. I LOVE IT! Another great option is Sport Performance™ Continuous Clear Spray...

Makeup & Skincare: What do you know it'd be suitable?, yellow undertones, golden browns
yellow undertones, golden browns, color palate: Hi there, To clarfiy your first misconception, you don t get gray hairs from damage. Gray hair is a genetic thing. One of your parents more than probably had grays early on in age too. It isn t uncommon. But just don t think it s due to haircolor damage!...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup Spa, acne prone skin, l oreal
acne prone skin, l oreal, mineral makeup: I m not sure what your exact question is, but mineral makeup is EXCELLENT for the skin. It helps the texture, it lets skin breathe, and many are oil-free. Many brands offer mineral makeup - from foundation to eyeshadow and blush. If you feel more hygenic...

Makeup & Skincare: Mascara Raccoon Eyes, raccoon eyes, waterproof mascara
raccoon eyes, waterproof mascara, l oreal: Hey Melody- I would try using non-waterproof mascara. Use a brand with a big brush i.e. Diorshow, Lancome, or Maybeline Pro (blue tube). With the new rubber brushes they have now, it takes longer to dry. Apply your concealer, dust with transluent powder...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, how to do a smokey eye, tinted moisturizer
how to do a smokey eye, tinted moisturizer, fool proof: Hi Sonia- Well first I would recommend a tinted moisturizer like shiseido s tinted moisturizer with spf. This will even out your skin tone without feeling heavy or cakey while moisturizing. Next, I would opt for a more natural look during the daytime. I love...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, summer palette, artist palette
summer palette, artist palette, christmas season: Hi Mia- I am not sure color wise what you are looking for. I do love sephora s classic blockbuster or summer palette. I also like too faced chronicle palettes. They are super affordable and trendy. Pop beauty also has a few good ones.If you want more upscale...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, makeup colors, vivid hues
makeup colors, vivid hues, applying makeup: Judging by your features you described, I believe you have a cool complexion, meaning you have red or bluish undertones to your skin. I recommend makeup colors that compliment your complexion. For you to look your best, choose soft neutrals and pastels, as...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, color palette, waste money
color palette, waste money, quality brands: You can, of course, use a base for longer lasting results BUT why waste money on a base when you can use a trick that works just as well? I suggest using some powder - pressed or loose - prior to applying eyeshadows. It does the job of absorbing oils on the...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup kaboodle, traveling make up artist make up brushes
traveling make up artist make up brushes: Hi Arianne, Well, you need to be prepared for all skin colors and all skin tones. So, if you re using foundation and concealer, you need to have a green, yellow or salmon colored concealer [for red, brown and sallow undertones], and at LEAST a very fair...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup for mature blonde, blue green eyes, tinted moisturizer
blue green eyes, tinted moisturizer, silk dress: Lol! No problem. I would first start with a tinted moisturizer, looks fresher and not cakey. Then a pretty pink colored cheek gel like Alison Rafaele s Inner Glow for a nice subtle natural looking color on your cheeks. For eyes, since its an evening look,...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara?, maybelline, longer lashes
maybelline, longer lashes, diorshow: Hi Clara- If I had to choose between the 2, I would probably go with Maybelline s mascara. I like their wands better than Covergirl s If I had my way I would only buy Max Factor s Lash 2000 (black non-waterproof) or my favorite mascara ever Dior Show...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara?, maybelline, longer lashes
maybelline, longer lashes, covergirl: Hi Clara- Well they do perform about the same however the brush is different. The Cover girl one is a fatter brush and I find harder to get in really close to the lash line and smaller lashes. So you might prefer the double ended because it gets down to all...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara?, maybelline, longer lashes
maybelline, longer lashes, l oreal: I am a real big fan of L Oreal Voluminous in black or brown black. I have always reverted back to this brand. I never tried the XXL, but I wouldn t just because the double ended one isn t my style - I like a quick application and out the door. Overall, I think...

Makeup & Skincare: will it mess up my skin, loofa, excess oil
loofa, excess oil, moisturizer: Hi Alex, Using a loofa won t harm your skin at all - in fact, it will help exfoliate, and as long as you re moisturizing after you ve showered [and cleansed your face] it won t dry out your skin. If your skin is oily, I wouldn t suggest using a thick...

Makeup & Skincare: new skin product, dead skin cells, benzoyl peroxide
dead skin cells, benzoyl peroxide, facial scrub: Well, maybe you should look into a different line. Most lines though have multiple steps. I do know cosmedicine has a foaming cleanser that is a cleanser and toner in one.It also removes all make up too. So that cuts down on steps. I noticed you mentioned...

Makeup & Skincare: Oily skin and acne, maybelline, physicians formula
maybelline, physicians formula, quality powder: If you use a good quality powder and not cake it on (use a brush to apply it and tap the brush before putting the powder on in a swirling motion)it shouldn t clog your pores. The reason for using a high quality powder is not only because it may be the same...

Makeup & Skincare: oily face//////, oily face, mac studio
oily face, mac studio, free foundation: Hello- Sounds like you have a good routine, you might just need to add a few more steps. I would incorporate and astringent, since you have oily skin. Also, check your make-up, make sure you are using an oil-free foundation. You might want to try using...

Makeup & Skincare: open pore, open pore, open pores
open pore, open pores, facial scrub: Hey Allison- Sorry you re having this problem. I would check with your dermatologist about different facials he offers. There more options. I would try a microdermabrasion facial. In the meantime, make sure you are washing your face regualarly to clean...

Makeup & Skincare: Products interfering with each other, neutrogena healthy skin, skin care regimen
neutrogena healthy skin, skin care regimen, acne treatment: Hi Kelly, Good question. No, they will not interfere with each others efficacy. The only thing I would be worried about, is making sure that when you ve pumped out what you need to from the Neutrogena Healthy Skin Anti-Wrinkle Cream to make sure you twist...

Makeup & Skincare: Prom Makeup, light cobalt, brown curly hair
light cobalt, brown curly hair, brow bone: Hi Jessica- Prom is exciting! I would recommend the following: I would suggest a foundation or tinted moisturizer(not sure if you wear that now). I love Lancome s eyeshadow in Click applied from your lash line to just above your crease. Then use Sugar...

Makeup & Skincare: Prom makeup w/little black dress, fake eye lashes, liquid eye liner
fake eye lashes, liquid eye liner, smokey eye look: Hi Serendipity, If you re bored of the smokey eye look, why don t you try a nice clean liquid eye liner line paired with a few fake eye lashes just at the corners? I think that would look super hot. I don t mean full strips of fake lashes - try the ones...

Makeup & Skincare: plucking, dead skin cells, ingrown hair
dead skin cells, ingrown hair, sticky tape: Plucking your hair is just fine, but plucking your hair on large surfaces is going to take a long time, and it s probably pretty painful! It would be more efficient for you to use wax. You re going to get basically the same results, but it s going to be...

Makeup & Skincare: puffy eyes, puffy eyelids, full service salon
puffy eyelids, full service salon, medi spa: Hi Colette. If you have tried everything else, you may want to consider the old cold spoons or fresh cucumber tricks, using cold to shrink swelling. Beyond that another thing you may wish to look into is microcurrent therapy. Ask a full service salon or...

Makeup & Skincare: Question, nivea moisturiser, sunny australia
nivea moisturiser, sunny australia, johnsons: Hi Christina, It s hard to say without seeing your skin - but it does sound like either your skin is dehydrated or it s sun damaged. If you re not wearing sunscreen, you absolutely need to everyday, especially when living in sunny Australia. The sun will...

Makeup & Skincare: red patch of skin, cocoa butter, shea butter
cocoa butter, shea butter, neosporin: Hi Caz, As long as it s pink/red, it means it s still in its healing process. You want to prevent it from forming into a scar, first and foremost. I would suggest keeping it moisturized with some simple olive oil, or a lotion with shea butter or cocoa...

Makeup & Skincare: remedies, benzoyl peroxide, drink lots of water
benzoyl peroxide, drink lots of water, pillowcase: Hey Kristy- So sorry you re having this problem. There are many things you can do. Make sure you are washing your face regularly. Try using an astringent to dry up some of the outbreak. Also, there is a cream you can purchase (@ any drugstore) benzoyl...

Makeup & Skincare: i ruined my skin!!!!!!!, surface skin cells, beauty supply products
surface skin cells, beauty supply products, uneven skin tone: Hello Lindsey~ Regarding your uneven skin tone, I would suggest buying a skin cleanser with an exfoliant. This will slough off the dead surface skin cells, stimulate your skin and help even out its color. Oil of Olay and Aveeno both make a great daily...

Makeup & Skincare: Selling Avon Products, business support networks, avon products
business support networks, avon products, few suggestions: Hello Margaret~ Having a background in selling cosmetics through network marketing, here are a few suggestions I would offer from my own experience: 1) Don t be afraid to invest money in samples and include them with every order. Then follow up a week...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin care for dry scaly skin, dry scaly skin, fruits and veggies
dry scaly skin, fruits and veggies, oil glands: Hi Patty, I just have a few questions for you before I go ahead and give you any final suggestions. Just to be clear, you use a microdermabrasion kit daily? What brand is it? Do you use a toner? Just to be clear, you use Origins Clean Energy...

Makeup & Skincare: skin moisturizer, skin moisturizer, natural oil
skin moisturizer, natural oil, grapeseed: Hi Bret- I would not recommend using veg.oil for a moisturizer.It is not absorbed as easily as say jojoba,olive oil, or grapeseed. If you want to use an oil opt for jojoba. In my opinion its closest to your body s natural oil and is absorbed the best for...

Makeup & Skincare: make up tips, cool complexion, polished
cool complexion, polished, fuschia: Hey Chloe, I m a big fan of the perfectly polished face: Exfoliate your face first before applying anything. Lightly moisturize to smooth out skin. Since your skin is fair, no need to add bronzers which may be too harsh or muddy . Instead, choose a blush...

Makeup & Skincare: vaseline, bearer of bad news, eyelash extensions
bearer of bad news, eyelash extensions, eye area: Hi Aaron- I hate to be the bearer of bad news but nothing actually can make your lashes longer.You could curl your lashes making the eye area appear more open and your lashes longer.You could also get eyelash extensions or eyelash perm. Other than that product...

Makeup & Skincare: White gunk on lips., Vaseline, lip gunk
Vaseline, lip gunk, dead skin cells: You may just be more pre-disposed to getting this white gunk - which is actually dead skin cells. Some people have hyper regenerating skin cells, just like some people s nails grow faster than others or their eyes create more of that crust than others. I would...

Makeup & Skincare: I want to improve my image., acne medication, pale complexion
acne medication, pale complexion, enlarged pores: Hi Aidan - I just checked out your MySpace picture. Although from the photo I can t tell your complexion, judging by how you describe it, you have extremely sensitive skin which is acne-prone. At 17, your hormones are still very active which can cause over-production...

Makeup & Skincare: white dots under the eyes, blackheads, extracting
blackheads, extracting, nighttime moisturizer: Hi Jasmine, It s possible that this night cream you re using is clogging your pores in addition to curing your dry skin. So, what I m thinking is you need to try something else - something that will relieve you of your dry skin, but not clog your pores....

Makeup & Skincare: Black Tie Gala, black tie event, false lashes
black tie event, false lashes, audrey hepburn: Hello. The goal is to have people notice you and not your makeup. Look at pictures of Audrey Hepburn for a good reference on a great makeup look for a black tie event. Her makeup was always done very simply. Thick eyeliner on the top lid with false lashes...

Makeup & Skincare: costume make up, pin curls, black eyeliner
pin curls, black eyeliner, lip pencil: I love your name! I find a brand like Dermablend may work well. It s really high pigment and covers things like tattoos, varicose veins, and dark spots. There s a facial and body formula. Try the facial one for that super matte, and rich in pigment for...

Makeup & Skincare: I have these dark spots on my legs, black spots on legs
black spots on legs: Hi Pebbles, When the hair follicle is irritated by shaving, waxing, or any other type of hair removal, sometimes, in some people, it also stimulates your melanincytes. These are the parts of the cell that produce color. So, the fact that you have brown/blac...

Makeup & Skincare: I have these dark spots on my legs, hair growth
Makeup & Skincare: I have these dark spots on my legs, hair growth

Makeup & Skincare: face tanners, benzoyl peroxide, sunless tanner
benzoyl peroxide, sunless tanner, energy glow: Hi Stephanie, In my experience, Pro Activ will not cause face tanners to become blotchy. If anything, the wax beads in the Pro Activ cleanser will only HELP to make sure the facial tanner does NOT become blotchy. [I know this because I used Pro Activ AND...

Makeup & Skincare: Lowering of the eyebrows, makeup supplies, feminine women
makeup supplies, feminine women, question thanks: Okay! You re right, I didn t realize your eyebrows were thin to begin with, and thinning them from the top would only thin them further. In THAT case, I have a few OTHER suggestions for you. There is the make up alternative, but it will most likely...

Makeup & Skincare: lowering the eyebrows, makeup supplies, eyeshadow
makeup supplies, eyeshadow, eyebrows: Well, it sounds like nature has bestowed you with a blessing that most women would kill for. There really isnt a good way to lower your brows and make them more rugged without major makeup that off-screen would be very obvious. You can use a brown eyeshadow...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup changes color!, touch ups, skin care products
touch ups, skin care products, skin type: Hi La, It s very very possible that the reason for your color changing foundation is because of your oily skin. When you put on your foundation in the morning, I m sure it looks fantastic - and then throughout the day because your face is producing oil,...

Makeup & Skincare: Max Factor, buymebeauty, ebay
buymebeauty, ebay, amazon: Hi Sarah- I am not sure, but try these sites: www.shopzilla.com www.amazon.com www.ebay.com www.beautyboutique.com www.drugstore.com/maxfactor www.max.buymebeauty.com www.maxfactor.pronto.com www.beautyencounter.com www.shopping.com...

Makeup & Skincare: Max factor, max factor, ebay
max factor, ebay, number 8: I believe this one is an older product because it used to be called Erase ...now it is called Erace . I found the Max Factor Erace concealer stick but I couldn t find the number 8 (beige). In fact, it seems to only come in 5 shades. The link to the site...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara, maybelline, volum
maybelline, volum, lashes: A mascara that really does BOTH as far as longer and thicker is Tarte 4 in 1 Lights Camera Lashes! It doesn t clump... lots of length and volume. They do come in Waterproof formula as well.... though the regular kind does not smear or flake on me. I also...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara, revital lash, maybelline
revital lash, maybelline, volum: Hi Jo- To make your eyelashes bigger I would try Diorshow mascara (not waterproof). Use this along with Shu Umera lash curler. You can get both of these products at Sephora. Both of these are 2 of my favorite products. Not only do I have them in my kit,...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara, applying false eyelashes, maybelline
applying false eyelashes, maybelline, eyelash extensions: As wonderful as mascara is, unfortunately it cant really remedy thin lashes as much as we would like. One thing you can do if you havent tried it yet is to make sure and curl your eyelashes. This will make them look longer and fuller. I have the same problem...

Makeup & Skincare: mascara, best mascaras, eye lashes
best mascaras, eye lashes, maybelline: Hi Jo, You re using a great mascara. Maybelline has some of the best mascaras! Chances are if the ones you re using aren t giving you the look you desire, you could go from mascara to mascara and not get the results you want, too. The problem is your...

Makeup & Skincare: olive oil, st ives, skin products
st ives, skin products, olive oil: Hi Patricia, Olive oil is good for hydrating the skin, although I wouldn t leave it on the skin for longer than 10 minutes in it s pure state. Off the top of my head I know that St. Ives has an olive oil cleanser. It shouldn t be hard to research what...

Makeup & Skincare: please can you help me, l oreal paris, maybelline dream matte mousse
l oreal paris, maybelline dream matte mousse, maybelline dream matte: Hi Crystal, Well, laser is very expensive, but very worth it. I would recommend using a concealer, a foundation and a powder. First, I will give you product suggestions, and then tell you how to use it for optimum coverage. For Concealers:...

Makeup & Skincare: Question, water intake, good question
water intake, good question, person to person: Hi Christina, Good question - it really differs quite vastly from person to person. It depends on how much your body is going to absorb and use. I would say that if you up your water intake to 64oz a day, you should see results in your skin in about 2...

Makeup & Skincare: question, concealer, skin tone
concealer, skin tone, hair style: Hi Candy- There are a lot of things youcan dofor largernoses. You can use shading with concealers, foundations,and powders. You can shade the larger area with a slightly darker color concealer than your skin. Then you want to even out the color with a skin...

Makeup & Skincare: question, facial sponges, facial sponge
facial sponges, facial sponge, dramatic eye: Hi Candy, The best thing you can do is to get a concealer or foundation that is two shades darker than what you use for foundation now to use as contour for your nose. Follow these steps after you ve used your regular foundation, and before any powder....

Makeup & Skincare: remove make up...., delicate eye area, tiny wrinkles
delicate eye area, tiny wrinkles, clogged pores: Hi Perla, It is important to remove make up before you go to sleep for a few vital reasons. It could make you break out if you wear make up, especially foundation and/or powder because you re letting it sit in your pores not just all day, but all night...

Makeup & Skincare: Sharp inner eye corners, c shape, white eyeliner
c shape, white eyeliner, inner eye: The best way to achieve this look is with eyeliner. You don t have to use black though. And you need to find a really good, high quality waterproof and smudge proof eyeliner like Make Up For Ever. Start out with a nice medium brown or coppery color and...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin Care, acne products, acne treatment
acne products, acne treatment, duel action cleanser: Hi Lena, I notice that you re not using a moisturizer at all, and I think it may be part of your problem and I will explain why. I know you re thinking well, I have oily skin, I don t need to use a moisturizer! And if you are thinking this, you would...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin Care Products and Makeup, skin care line, sell
skin care line, sell, demographics: Hello Tara, Regarding the selection of a skin care line: The most important thing I can suggest is to be sure the products your offer have anti-aging benefits. Consumers want premier skin care products that do more than cleanse and moisturize. They expect...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin Problem, exfoliation treatment, tempuratures
exfoliation treatment, tempuratures, skin problem: Microdermabrasion is an intense exfoliation treatment, that when done often can be extremely beneficial to the skin, and will definitely reduce the appearance of post acne pits. Check your local spas to see if they offer microdermabrasion. If they don t surely...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin problem of my husband, dr perricone, dark pigment
dr perricone, dark pigment, brow bone: I am not familiar with the dark pigment you mention. You might want to seek a dermatologist about that. May I ask what type and brand of moisturizer does he use for his oily skin? As far as good anti-aging eyecream goes I have a few to recommend. Please...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin problem of my husband, skin elasticity, dark patches
skin elasticity, dark patches, aging skin care: Honestly, he should see a dermatologist about the patches to really find out what they are and how they can be diminished. He can try a skin lightener in that area but if they are caused by over-pigmentation a dermatologist may be able to suggest a more radical...

Makeup & Skincare: Even Skin Tone, bad acne, skin care line
bad acne, skin care line, skin product: I would try the Neutrogena skin care line for acne if it isn t too bad. If you have really bad acne then you will want to step up the regimen to something a little stronger like the Timeless Prescriptions Acne line. You can find that at www.marketamerica.com/tylas....

Makeup & Skincare: Stretch marks !, cellulite solution, dr murad
cellulite solution, dr murad, strivectin sd: I am sorry to hear you re facing an unpleasant challenge! But good news is I can recommend some great products for you to try out. 1. Strivectin-SD Intensive Concentrate for Existing Stretch Marks I do have some stretch marks myself due to lack of circulation...

Makeup & Skincare: skin bumps, skin care routine, basic skin care
skin care routine, basic skin care, baby soap: If you re not using a moisturizer, this is a pretty big indicator that this is most likely what is causing the little bumps you re experiencing. When you don t put moisture back into your skin after cleansing, you re telling your skin that it needs to...

Makeup & Skincare: skin care and home micrabrasion, St. Ives, Moisturizer
St. Ives, Moisturizer: Hi Cathy, I certainly can help you. What type of hyperpigmentation are we talking about here? Is this caused from the sun like freckles or age spots, are they post acne scars, etc.. Are you happy with your current skin care routine? Is it working...

Makeup & Skincare: skin problem of my husband, dr weils, outdoor air pollution
dr weils, outdoor air pollution, eye serum: Hi Shipra- The spots on the cheeks are really hard for me to advise on. These could be from sun damage,age spots, or something else. I would highly recommend seeing a dermatologist for advice on it. The doctor may suggest something other than topical for...

Makeup & Skincare: make up 101, kevin aucoin, dark brown hair
kevin aucoin, dark brown hair, cosmetic lines: Hi Sarah- I recommend browsing the internet and reading lots of magazines and books.I recommend Kevin Aucoin books. These are some great books with step by step how to create a look. They give you the freedom to experiment as well. Also another great...

Makeup & Skincare: blackhead/pimple above lip, hair follicle, stubborn hair
hair follicle, stubborn hair, pimple: Hey Cathy- So sorry you are having this problem. It could be numerous things. It could be a small mole, it could be a stubborn hair follicle. If it had been a black head, it would have either turned into a pimple or would have surfaced when you squeezed...

Makeup & Skincare: blackheads, blackhead, pores
blackhead, pores, scars: It depends on how you extract the blackheads. The best way is to use a blackhead extracting tool. It looks like a loop of metal lying flat. But if you want to use your fingers instead, just have the tip of your fingers around the area you want to extract...

Makeup & Skincare: blackheads/whiteheads, open pores, open comedones
open pores, open comedones, whiteheads: Hello Jennifer, The main things that contribute to contribute to blackheads/whiteheads are diet, bacteria and pore-clogging make-up. 1) Diet. Great that you drink lots of water, keep it up. A diet of fried foods or one that s sugar-laden could also...

Makeup & Skincare: blemishes?, alpha hydrox, tiny blood vessels
alpha hydrox, tiny blood vessels, ring fingers: Hi Tammy, You can definitely use something for the pigment your scar is leaving behind - there are many products! The best bang-for-your-buck product in my opinion is Paula s Choice - Clearly Remarkable Skin Lightening Gel. You can find this at www.paulaschoice.com...

Makeup & Skincare: burnt skin, dr brandt, mediterranean sun
dr brandt, mediterranean sun, aloe vera: First I would recommend drinking lots of water. If there s pain involve, a pain relief medicine will be very helpful. Advise them not to peel their skin while it s in peeling process. Use Aloe Vera on the burnt area(s)... if you d like more than just Aloe,...

Makeup & Skincare: burnt skin, aloe vera gel, 100 aloe vera gel
aloe vera gel, 100 aloe vera gel, mediterranean sun: Hi Paul Fava, I would first slather every inch of their sunburns with 100% aloe vera gel. You can find this at any grocery store or drug store. Apply the aloe every few hours until the sunburn comes down. The point is to keep it very moisturized! The...

Makeup & Skincare: burnt skin, mediterranean sun, aloe vera
mediterranean sun, aloe vera, loose clothing: Hello- So sorry your family got sunburned. That isn t very fun. I would suggest staying out of the sun for a week or so. Wear loose clothing, use cool to cold compress to soothe, also applying aloe vera is best. I would also put the aloe in the fridge....

Makeup & Skincare: make up colors, natural sunlight, foundation color
natural sunlight, foundation color, e mail: The best thing to do is to look at a line of cosmetics where you can get sample sizes and try them out until you find one that blends well under natural sunlight. This is something that cant really be recommended in an e-mail because I would have to see your...

Makeup & Skincare: Dark Circles, dry patchy skin, concealor
dry patchy skin, concealor, dark circles: Hi Claudine- I recommend a good eyecream like Shiseido White Lucent eye cream. Then use a good concealor like Shiseido Concealor stick. Follow with foundation. This is a good plan because you are treating and cover up. Exfoliation and a good moisturizer...

Makeup & Skincare: darkened skin, exfoliator, sun screen
exfoliator, sun screen, body wash: Hi Harshita, The best you can do is to exfoliate, stay out of the sun and use sun screen!! I would either buy an exfoliating body wash, and exfoliate your body everyday really well which should start to fade your new tan, or simply mix olive oil with...

Makeup & Skincare: darkened skin, home remedies, sunscreen
home remedies, sunscreen, little bit: Hi Harshita- Unfortunately, at this point just keep your skin hydrated.Nothing to really lighten it unless you use a powder or special lotion to temporarily lighten it. Nothing permanent though. Thanks amber ...

Makeup & Skincare: darkened skin, skin lightener, home remedies
skin lightener, home remedies, lemon juice: You could find a skin lightener at the drug store, but really I would recommend just scrubbing your face really well in the shower for a few weeks and letting your skin fade back to its natural color on its own. You could also try a lemon juice and salt scrub,...

Makeup & Skincare: darkened skin, essential oil blends, salt scrubs
essential oil blends, salt scrubs, beauty supply store: No Harshita, I mean you can go to any beauty supply store, health food co-op or even Target and find sugar or salt scrubs for the body. They are usually immersed in essential oil blends--which, by the way--will leave your skin feeling wonderful! They are...

Makeup & Skincare: Eyeshadow, eye shadow, blue eyes
eye shadow, blue eyes, wedding makeup: Hi Becky, Wedding makeup should always look as natural as possible. I would suggest using a skin primer and a mineral based foundation... this will help with the oil and photograph beautifully. If you are concerned about getting shiny, you can carry some...

Makeup & Skincare: essential oils, essential oils, Linda Gearke
essential oils, Linda Gearke, antioxidants: Hello Vivien, I apologize for the delay in responding to you. Most essential oils last from 1 to 3 years, when stored in a GLASS vial or jar (amber- or cobalt-colored is best). The exception is any Citrus oil, which only lasts for 6 months to 1 year....

Makeup & Skincare: eye make-up, dark eyeliner, eye lashes
dark eyeliner, eye lashes, white eyeliner: There are a lot of techniques that can make your eyes look bigger depending on how you want to do your makeup. First thing is to make sure and curl your eye lashes, that will help a lot. Another is to line the inner part of your lid (inside your lashes)...

Makeup & Skincare: eye make-up hair removal, make up remover
make up remover: Depending on what facial cleanser you re using, it s probably not fit to dissolve make up properly, in which case you should be using something specially made to take off your make up. Make up remover is inexpensive, and you really can t go wrong with...

Makeup & Skincare: Freelance makeup artist/trainning, makeup artist, freelance bridal
makeup artist, freelance bridal, makeup training: Hi Lorena, As a makeup artist myself, it is difficult to pinpoint and tell someone what makeup to use, as everyone has their own personal preference. I don t like to bad mouth certain brands, but being an Esthetician, there are certain brands that I...

Makeup & Skincare: facial hair, hair growth inhibitors, peach fuzz
hair growth inhibitors, peach fuzz, hair growth inhibitor: Hi Debbie, When removing hair, there is always a chance of it growing back, no matter what method you use. And when it grows back, it could surely be a different color and texture than what it is now. So, your baby fine, bleach blond peach fuzz that s...

Makeup & Skincare: false eyelash and liquid eyeliner, liquid eyeliner, false eyelash
liquid eyeliner, false eyelash, false eyelashes: Hi Jen- What kind of adhesive are you wearing? Is it a latex base glue or the clear liquid? Try Duo Glue, it dries fast and isn t sticky. After you have on the lashes, brush on some face powder over your eye lid; before liner and shadow. This helps reduce...

Makeup & Skincare: glue for eyelashes, individual lashes, false eyelashes
individual lashes, false eyelashes, google: I know of a couple that are great for me. I use Ardell black eyelash glue. This one is made especially for individual lashes, it is thick and smell almost like tar. I m not sure where you can purchase this one but I m sure you can google on this product....

Makeup & Skincare: Help me please.., how to apply mascara, light moisturizer
how to apply mascara, light moisturizer, alpha hydroxy: Ok- I am going to take this one question at a time, this will be long, so bear with me. :) I have a very oily skin which causes pimples and it happen to be leaving some scar after the pimples dissapeared. What shall i do to this scar? And what should i...

Makeup & Skincare: hair removal, facial hair, waxing
facial hair, waxing, hair removal: Hi Sharon, I wouldn t say that you are being paranoid, but many women have facial hair and it can make one very self-conscious. Because you are young, I would not suggest anything too drastic. Try to stay away from bleaching and the over-the-counter...

Makeup & Skincare: hormonal acne, skin care routine, birth control pill
skin care routine, birth control pill, skin care products: Hi Nikki, That s very common. As far as when your hormone levels will return to normal, is outside my expertise. What are you currently using for skin care products? Please be as specific as possible! Include the brand, how often you use it, and if...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup advice!, chocolate mocha, black eyeliner
chocolate mocha, black eyeliner, strawberry blonde hair: Hi Chelsea, I would first off, stay away from anything dark, because it will most likely look fake, and unnatural, ie. black mascara, and black eyeliner on your upper and bottom lid at the same time. If you re not having problems with skin tone and/or...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup Colors with Brown Dress, light skin tone, makeup colors
light skin tone, makeup colors, dark blonde hair: Hi Lindy, Considering brown is a pretty neutral color, I would go with colors that best suite your eyes. Gray, navy, plum, taupe, beige, apricot and peach are colors you re going to want to stick with. These colors will make your eyes pop, and not clash...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, olive skin tone, medium brown hair
olive skin tone, medium brown hair, smudger: A great color eyeliner for you would be a olive green color, it would make your eye color pop and wouldn t be too dark. If you want to make your eyes look big then line the inside of your lids. It will tickle like crazy at first but after some practice you...

Makeup & Skincare: mineral makeup, mineral makeup, bare escentuals
mineral makeup, bare escentuals, bumps on arms: Hi Sarah, The trend on Mineral Makeup isn t necessarily new , it is just becoming more mainstream as people are becoming informed on the harmful effects of certain cosmetic ingredients. Mineral Makeup is by far better for your skin. The main difference...

Makeup & Skincare: other creams, scar treatment, acne treatment
scar treatment, acne treatment, couple minutes: You should apply the acne treatment and scar treatment creams after you tone, and before you moisturize. I would wait just a couple minutes to let the acne and scar treatment creams absorb into your skin before you apply your moisturizer. Sara...

Makeup & Skincare: pimples?, white heads, zits
white heads, zits, pimples: Hi Andrea, Don t worry, you are not alone! Many women suffer from repeated breakouts and being a runner, your skin is producing more oil than most. To keep your skin care regimen simple and inexpensive i would suggest using Neutrogena products. I have...

Makeup & Skincare: redness of skin, hot sunny day, sun screen
hot sunny day, sun screen, sun damage: Believe it or not, going out in the sun without any sunscreen... you can get a sunburn as little as within 10 minutes. Most people may not see or feel right away that they are getting sunburn but basically they already have sun damage below the top surface...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin tone?, natural skin tone, dirty blond hair
natural skin tone, dirty blond hair, milky color: As far as the hair color goes, I can t tell you whether it s correct for your skin tone or not. I would have to see you in person. If you feel you need help with your color or you want to lighten it up then I would recommend seeing a hair color expert. ...

Makeup & Skincare: sponges for makeup, makeup sponges, foundation makeup
makeup sponges, foundation makeup, triangle shape: Makeup sponges are made to be used once then throw away. If you re using the sponge as a foundation applicator, I would actually recommend using a foundation brush instead. With a brush you actually use less foundation, makeup goes on evenly, and makeup stay...

Makeup & Skincare: Make up staying on, waterproof mascara, facial spray
waterproof mascara, facial spray, waterproof eyeliner: You can try using a mineral powder which lasts longer than a liquid foundation and also use waterproof eyeliner, mascara, etc. Also, there are products that you can get that set the makeup to help it last longer, but they can be expensive. Another way to...

Makeup & Skincare: Make up staying on, catherine x, foundation powder
catherine x, foundation powder, sephora: You can visit www.sephora.com and go to store locator. You can also order the product online and anything over $50 is free shipping (plus 3 samples of your choice!) I would hope that you can go into the actual store, that way they can help you find the...

Makeup & Skincare: White heads???, open comedones, open pores
open comedones, open pores, skin care tips: Hello Amanda, I recently responded to a similar question regarding whiteheads (and blackheads). I have copied my reply below. The main things that contribute to contribute to blackheads/whiteheads are diet, bacteria and pore-clogging make-up. ...

Makeup & Skincare: Whiten facial skin, sunscreen, face
sunscreen, face: Hi Jeff, From what you are describing it sounds like you just got more sun on your face than the rest of your body. Are you outside alot? Using an exfoliator will not lighten your skin... it will only remove dead surface cells and give your skin a smoother...

Makeup & Skincare: white scar coverup, scar coverup, concealer
scar coverup, concealer, skin tone: With white scars... what you need is a concealer or foundation that is the same color as your normal skin tone. I can think of a couple of brands that you might want to look into. I can suggest CoverFX, definitely this product will cover a tattoo and yes...

Makeup & Skincare: make up, natural eye color, makeup routine
natural eye color, makeup routine, mineral powder: Well- I am not sure what you wear now, so hopefully I wont recommend what you already do! :) If you are going for a daytime look that isn t too out there but will help accentuate your eye color then try this. Brown mascara is good for daytime and a...

Makeup & Skincare: 2008 makeup trends, makeup trends, dark charcoal
makeup trends, dark charcoal, eye makeup: Hi Nevien! Well each line has a new seasonal color story pretty much. However the overall concensus is vanilla,autumn shades, and sparkly dark charcoal eyes. for cheeks bold brick red or soft mocha cheeks are not a strong point this fall lips deep rose,...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne, painful acne, benzoyl peroxide
painful acne, benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid: It s possible that cleanser and/or shampoo or conditioner is getting stuck in your ears and isn t being rinsed away completely. When this happens, it leaves a film and clogs pores in your ears that lead to break outs. If you have a salicylic acid or benzoyl...

Makeup & Skincare: make-up application, blue eyed girl, shadow color
blue eyed girl, shadow color, system error: Amanda, this popped up in my in-box again, but I think it may be a system error as I recall answering you in some detail last week. Please confirm that you recieved my answer. I recommended a couple of books for you along with shadow color recommendations,...

Makeup & Skincare: benzoyl peroxide, benzoyl peroxide, acid treatment
benzoyl peroxide, acid treatment, salicylic acid: Hi there, Yes, it is true that people may build up a tolerance to benzoyl peroxide. Not everyone will, and not everyone will build up the same amount of tolerance within the same amount of time; everyone is different. It is possible that Proactiv has...

Makeup & Skincare: breaking out on my back, back breakouts, tanning
back breakouts, tanning: Hi Sherry, All that extra sweat is most likely the cause of your break outs. I would recommend washing your body with Neutrogena [the CVS brand works just as well] Body Clear Body Scrub - it works like a charm. Apply it to your body brush and wash...

Makeup & Skincare: constant red face, red cheeks, rosy cheeks
red cheeks, rosy cheeks, applying foundation: Hi Sarah, There sure are many products that help calm rosy red cheeks like you experience. First, I have a few questions for you. What skin care product[s] are you using? Be as specific as possible, including how often, the brand, and how it makes...

Makeup & Skincare: constant red face, dr murad, red cheeks
dr murad, red cheeks, rosy cheeks: Redness can be quite a challenge. Although I do not know what causes the redness on your skin - I could recommend some products that help with Rosecea. These products can be a bit pricey though. I really enjoy MD SKINCARE by Dr. Dennis Gross called...

Makeup & Skincare: darker area, melanin pigment, removal of hair
melanin pigment, removal of hair, answers to the questions: It depends on what the darkness is from. Do you wax? Smoke? Go out in the sun without sunscreen? Is it spots of color, or is it just a whole area that is solidly darker? More often than not, certain parts of your skin are going to be more susceptible...

Makeup & Skincare: eye make-up, professional makeup artists, eye base
professional makeup artists, eye base, eye shadow: Hello. There really is no required order, professional makeup artists tend to develop their own routines and orders over time. But, The following is the order I do them in and probably the most common order as well for the best overall results. First,...

Makeup & Skincare: Face Wash, face wash, washcloth
face wash, washcloth, clearasil: Hi Lauren, You could be suing too much face wash or just not rinsing enough... it s hard to say. When washing your face you should be using lukewarm water and when you rinse, try using a washcloth around the hard to get spots to make sure that you have...

Makeup & Skincare: Job interview makeup, generals office, eric holder
Makeup & Skincare: Job interview makeup, generals office, eric holder, available jobs

Makeup & Skincare: makeup for Asians, mineral makeup, asian skin
Makeup & Skincare: makeup for Asians, mineral makeup, asian skin, starter kit

Makeup & Skincare: Retin A, columbia university, sun protection
Makeup & Skincare: Retin A, columbia university, sun protection, dermatologist

Makeup & Skincare: My face needs help bad!, ounce glasses, tretinoin cream
ounce glasses, tretinoin cream, diet drink: Hello Sharron, The main things that contribute to contribute to breakouts are diet, bacteria and pore-clogging make-up. 1) Diet. Drink 8 eight ounce glasses of water daily to help keep your skin clear. A diet of fried foods, processed foods or one...

Makeup & Skincare: finding the right foundation, professional makeup artist, yellow undertones
professional makeup artist, yellow undertones, maybelline: Hi, It is rather difficult to determine your skin tone or what shade of foundation to use via internet. I would like to suggest you to go to a makeup counter or a Sephora store to have them do a color match for you. That way you ll get the perfect color...

Makeup & Skincare: Make-up to flatter acne, face shape, lip gloss
face shape, lip gloss, hairstyle tips: Hey Zoe- Sorry you re having this problem. I am assuming that you are follow a great skincare routine. If you don t want to wear foundations, or concealers.....how about a light powder? Powders are a nice way to slightly cover without having or feeling...

Makeup & Skincare: general skin care, microdermabrasion treatments, smile lines
microdermabrasion treatments, smile lines, differin: Hey Alisa- Hope this note finds you well. Since you re only 18 the smile lines you have could just be hereditary. Without using injectables you can treat with firming creams. Also, I m not sure if you do...but smoking doesn t help this issue. Anyway,...

Makeup & Skincare: Hair Removal, yag lasers, laser hair removal
yag lasers, laser hair removal, hair growth inhibitor: Hi again, I just answered a question almost exact to this one, so I m going to copy and paste something I wrote about that specific laser. I m so sorry to hear that you haven t had luck with what laser clinics you ve used for hair removal. If you...

Makeup & Skincare: FOR HOMECOMING, lime green, bold color
lime green, bold color, brown eyes: Hey- Since you are wearing such a bright dress, you wanna keep the eyes some what natural. I would go with sparkly browns or black. Going to bold on the eyes with such a bold color dress might cause them to struggle with each other. People wouldn t know...

Makeup & Skincare: homecoming, and pimples, dress color, blue shadow
dress color, blue shadow, deep blues: Hey Nicki- Great name! lol and we spells our alike....love it! Okay, so for the breakouts, I would try either putting pastey toothpaste on the pimple or go old school and get some sea breeze astringent and applying. It is strong but it works. Try to drink...

Makeup & Skincare: Job interview makeup, black eyeliner, babies cant wait
black eyeliner, babies cant wait, applying makeup: Just remember that as long as it is done tastefully you can wear it to work... even school teachers have been known to wear purple eyeliner, gold shadow accents, etc... Just keep it in moderation for work. You want the parents to take you seriously......

Makeup & Skincare: laser hair removal, laser hair removal, laser hair removal clinics
laser hair removal, laser hair removal clinics, hair growth inhibitor: Hi Anna, I m so sorry to hear that you haven t had luck with what laser clinics you ve used for hair removal. If you are referring to the YAG laser [not JAG], I ve read many articles that say that while it does work well on skin types like yours, there...

Makeup & Skincare: long thick eyebrow hairs, mens eyebrows
mens eyebrows: Hi Michael, Wow, you do your own eyebrows... props to you :) As an esthetician I do many mens brows, and they are definitely different from a ladies. And yes, part of shaping the eyebrow includes trimming the length of the brow. I would suggest that...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup for Asians, yellow undertones, natural sunlight
yellow undertones, natural sunlight, mineral powders: There are several lines that have great colors for Asian skin. One of them is Shiseido of course. You are going to want to look for a foundation that has yellow undertones and avoid the ones with pink undertones. The best thing to do is get sample sizes...

Makeup & Skincare: Nails and Lips, cosmetic manufacturing companies, personal care marketing experts
cosmetic manufacturing companies, personal care marketing experts, product development process: Hello Sarah~ First of all it s cosmetic manufacturing companies, not suppliers that name cosmetic colors. So you could do an internet search for cosmetic companies or contact the National Cosmetology Association and they could perhaps direct you to these...

Makeup & Skincare: Pimples on forehead, pimples, hair product
pimples, hair product, new hair: Hi Michelle, This isn t as easy as it seems to answer. Breakouts as we get older are not uncommon, however since they are only on your forehead we need to pinpoint the cause. Do you have bangs or hair that is always on your forehead? If so this can...

Makeup & Skincare: Retin A, retin A, Vit C
retin A, Vit C: Hi Debbie, Wow! You are using two very strong topical exfoliants on your skin. The Retin A Micro is usually prescription from a Dermatologist ... and as an Esthetician I would not recommend that my client use both at the same time. Retin A can be very...

Makeup & Skincare: rectangular face shape, rectangular face shape, eyebrow shape
rectangular face shape, eyebrow shape, hair style with bangs: When choosing blush for this face shape, it is important to consider natural or neutral tones. You want to contour the cheekbones, but you do not want the contour to be harsh or seem “unnatural”. Blush should be applied in such a way that it runs more...

Makeup & Skincare: Which make up routine is best for me?, shades of brown, pewter gray
shades of brown, pewter gray, gold tones: I do not know what you do or do not have at home. But according to the your facial features you ve described I can suggest a few things. Right now we re getting into Fall season, so the pewter gray and plum tones are in trends. Brown eyes can wear most...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin type, skin care routine, skin care line
skin care routine, skin care line, speedy reply: Hi Vanessa, Actually, the product I was going to recommend can only be purchased online or through salons/spas/retailer that carry this line. They frequently have specials on products and shipping, and I guarantee you would be very happy with the product....

Makeup & Skincare: selling, distrubution channels, day spas
distrubution channels, day spas, high end salons: Hi Lisa, It depends on which distribution channel(s) you ve selected---who do you want to sell to? Target? Day Spas and high end salons? Department stores, like Macy s? Are you also planning to sell the products on-line----through just your own website...

Makeup & Skincare: skincare, blotchiness, baby oil
blotchiness, baby oil, mineral oil: Hi Sharon, First of all I would not suggest using baby oil in the sun. There is no SPF and baby oil contains mineral oil which is not the best thing for your skin. More than likely the mineral oil clogged your pores and this is what caused the pimples,...

Makeup & Skincare: smile lines, fine lines, mouth
fine lines, mouth, skin care: Hi Alisa, I would not recommend using any anti-aging products at this time... you are way to young. These products are really meant for people in their 40 s and maybe late 30 s You really need to start a daily skin care routine. It doesn t have to...

Makeup & Skincare: stila smudge pots, stila, smudge pot
stila, smudge pot, eyeliner: Hi Cathie, I love Stila Smudge Pots!!! They are the best for eyeliner that doesn t smear or run. I will assume that by bold you mean to harsh of a black. You can apply the product to your brush and then rub some on the back of your hand. This will...

Makeup & Skincare: stila smudge pots, stila smudge pots, eyeliner
stila smudge pots, eyeliner, eyeshadow: You can get your brush wet to dilute it down. I would avoid warming it up since the skin around your eye is very delicate and you risk burning your skin. You can also go over the top of the eyeliner with eyeshadow and smoke it out a bit, and if you use a...

Makeup & Skincare: stila smudge pots, stila smudge pots, sponge brush
stila smudge pots, sponge brush, kleenex: Hey- Stila Smudge Pots are great. I would try using a sponge brush. Also, when you dip your brush into the pot be a little light handed. Try not to get so much on your brush. Also, sometimes when I dip the brush into the pot I wipe a little excess off on...

Makeup & Skincare: Thin Eyebrows, eyebrow pencils, thin eyebrows
eyebrow pencils, thin eyebrows, dr brandt: Hi there, For your eyebrows, the way to make them the most natural looking is to fill them with first brow wax then brow powder by using a brow brush. Very easy and simple. The color I would recommend for you is called Taupe and the brands I d recommend...

Makeup & Skincare: Thin Eyebrows, eye cream for dark circles, eyebrow pencils
eye cream for dark circles, eyebrow pencils, thin eyebrows: Hi Glenda- I would recommend a brow powder. Most come with a pomade and powder. It looks natural and easy to use. Lancome makes some. For moisturizers it really depends on your skin and since I can not see your skin it is hard for me to advise . Shiseido...

Makeup & Skincare: Thin Eyebrows, eyebrow pencils, eyebrow pencil
eyebrow pencils, eyebrow pencil, thin eyebrows: Hi Glenda, I have two pretty good suggestions for you. One way to fill in bald spots in eyebrows other than filling them in with eyebrow pencil that looks natural that I can think of, would be to use a product to stimulate brow hair growth. It s completely...

Makeup & Skincare: Thin Eyebrows, eyebrow scissors, eyebrow pencils
eyebrow scissors, eyebrow pencils, thin eyebrows: Hey Glenda- Hope this note finds you well. For your eyebrows I would take small eyebrow scissors and trim the hair that is growing outward. It is easier to cover the bald spot than the straight hairs. I would try using a powder instead of a pencil. The...

Makeup & Skincare: very tiny pocks, microdermabrasion treatments, st ives apricot scrub
microdermabrasion treatments, st ives apricot scrub, best bet: The St. Ives Apricot Scrub is made with tiny bits of fruit and nut shells. These actually create tiny tears in your skins surface. So, if you were to look at your skin under a microscope what you would see is actual tiny lesions, which can lead to many, many...

Makeup & Skincare: Make up, cheek area, ingrown hairs
cheek area, ingrown hairs, asian skin: Hi again, You said that you ve used cleansers but they dried out your skin? What do you mean? What cleansers? Are you on a skin care routine currently?? Please list any and all products you re currently using on a daily basis and how they make your...

Makeup & Skincare: ACNE!!! i hate it!, face pads, complextion
face pads, complextion, neautragena: hi Jessi, What a battle you have to go through! I totally understand how you feel and how annoying acne could be. From what you described, it sounds like your acne is in severe condition and I am glad you re seeing a doctor for that. I just got done battling...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Redness, acne redness, moderate acne
acne redness, moderate acne, vitamin e oil: Hi Rebecca, The fact that these spots are red is a good sign - it means they re still in the healing process. To prevent them from becoming full fledged scars and to help them heal faster, I would suggest applying some vitamin E oil on them daily. ...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Redness, acne redness, moderate acne
acne redness, moderate acne, exercise drink: Hey Rebecca- I would consult your dermatologist. It is good at your age to get a great dermatologist and build a great dr./patient relationship. He will be able to help you with your skin problems and needs as your skin changes through your life. It...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne treaments, light brown skin, acne system
light brown skin, acne system, getting rid of acne: Thinesh- Hi there. While benzoyl based products work for some it does not always work for others.Try a product that is salycilic based. This may give you better results. Lots of anti aging products contain this ingredient and others that not only help with...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne, uncontrolable, benzoyl peroxide, main active ingredient
benzoyl peroxide, main active ingredient, renewing cleanser: Hi again, I ve heard of Skin Id by Neutrogena, but I ve never actually researched it much. I took the Skin Id quiz thing - and they didn t even recommend me a moisturizer, which I m very disappointed by! Moisturizer is DEFINITELY something every person...

Makeup & Skincare: addicted to chapstick, lip treatment spf, caudelie
lip treatment spf, caudelie, dr brandt: About the Murad product... most of his lightening serum has Hydroquonone of 2%. Very effective, but yet can be a reverse effect for anyone who uses it IF they don t use sunscreen with it. It is safer to use the lightening product that has the Hydroquonone...

Makeup & Skincare: blackhead, blackheads
blackheads: Hi Jack, Have you seen a Dermatologist or an Esthetician? I would suggest that you see an Esthetician for a good cleansing facial to have all of the blackheads extracted. Once they have been extracted you should be able to maintain on your own with a...

Makeup & Skincare: blackheads, facial scrub, st ives
facial scrub, st ives, check ups: Hey Basilos- So sorry you are having this problem. A lot of people have this problem, no matter the age. It could have to do with climate, diet, genes, etc.... so many things. The t-zone area is the most common to have these breakouts. I would continue...

Makeup & Skincare: blackheads, Proper cleansing with an exfoliating cleanser
Proper cleansing with an exfoliating cleanser: Hello Basilos, Bacteria settling into and clogging pores is a major cause of blackheads. Proper cleansing with an exfoliating cleanser twice daily (such as Olay Smooth Skin Exfoliating Scrub) can make a huge difference. Touching your face excessively...

Makeup & Skincare: contra indiciations- waxing-epilepsy, waxing services, time clients
waxing services, time clients, epilepsy: Hi Amy, I would make sure that the epilepsy has been under control for a good amount of time - 6 months without a seizure. People with epilepsy tend to bruise easily because of their medicine. I would definitely have her/him sign a release form [I...

Makeup & Skincare: Dry flaky skin, dead skin cells, dry flaky skin
dead skin cells, dry flaky skin, physical chemistry: With dry skin.. and also I think what you re describing is the dead skin cell. I would recommend exfoliating 2 to 3 times per week. If your skin is very sensitive I d recommend Boscia Face Polish. It is so gentle. If you have no reaction to sensitivity -...

Makeup & Skincare: dark spots all over my legs, self tanner, mosquito bites
self tanner, mosquito bites, whitening cream: Hey Terry- So sorry this note is delayed in getting back to you. Depending on your skin tone you can start using a whitening cream for long term treatment. i.e. shiseido, Lumedia, Dior etc. I would try getting a spray tan before you go. You can...

Makeup & Skincare: eyebrow problems, eyebrow pencil, auction sites
eyebrow pencil, auction sites, ebay: Hi Lynne, You can make your eyebrows grow in fuller by using a hair growth stimulator. It s a bit pricey, but will do the job. It takes about 5 weeks for the hair to start growing, but it is worth it. The product is called LiBrow, and it s in a liquid...

Makeup & Skincare: eyelash tint, tintocil, lash dye
tintocil, lash dye, eyebrow dye: Hi Linda, I use Tintocil [eyebrows] and Refectocil [eyelashes], which is a vegetable based dye kit for eyelashes and eyebrows. I get them at our local CosmoPro center. I m sure you can find them at an Ace Beauty Supply, or any beauty supply or professional...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Redness, vitamin e oil, breakouts
Makeup & Skincare: Acne Redness, vitamin e oil, breakouts, sun exposure

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Redness, uva and uvb, acne scarring
Makeup & Skincare: Acne Redness, uva and uvb, acne scarring, sewing needle

Makeup & Skincare: matching makeup, light greens, blue greens
Makeup & Skincare: matching makeup, light greens, blue greens, warm skin

Makeup & Skincare: Puffy upper cheek, cheeks, films
Makeup & Skincare: Puffy upper cheek, cheeks, films, photos

Makeup & Skincare: sallow skin, spanish background, slants
Makeup & Skincare: sallow skin, spanish background, slants, slant

Makeup & Skincare: Hi there, liquid gold, skin area
liquid gold, skin area, moisturiser: Hi Daniel- I am not sure if you wanted to address this question with me since you thank a sarah . I will answere it though just in case that was in error. There are products to help lighten the skin area over time clinique sells a post blemish pen. I...

Makeup & Skincare: Hi there :), skin care routine, liquid gold
skin care routine, liquid gold, moisturiser: Hi Daniel, I m guessing Phillip is your friend, haha. You guys both have the same questions. Do you still want me to answer this? The answers will be the same. Your answer to a good skin routine: What are you currently using for skin care now?...

Makeup & Skincare: Homecomming. URGENT, brown eyes
brown eyes: Hi Hayden! I would be happy to give you some color suggestions. I think bronze or plum would really compliment your brown eyes. A teal eyeliner would look beautiful as well. As far as specific products go: Merle Norman Automatic Definitive Eye Pencil in Teal...

Makeup & Skincare: homecoming makeup!, hair with bangs, going in the right direction
hair with bangs, going in the right direction, eye liner: Hi Caitlin, Well, you re definitely going in the right direction with using brown. With your fair skin, green eyes and blonde hair, black will look MUCH too harsh and much too fake on you. I think the metallic-like brown will look great on you, topped...

Makeup & Skincare: homecomming makeup, smokey eye look, dress colors
smokey eye look, dress colors, charcol: Hi Seinna, Because your dress is so bright, I would surely go pretty neutral on your eye make up. Considering your hair, eye and dress colors, I would use a dark gray/charcol or dark brown eyeshadow and liner + black mascara. For a smokey eye look,...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup!, false lashes, smoky eyes
false lashes, smoky eyes, grey dress: If I was to have that dress and accessories to wear... I would definitely go for the HOT PINK! I think that with darker dress and darker accessories would just be too dull to wear black or smoky eyes. I would recommend a hot pink loose eyeshadow pigment...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, sagging skin, concealer
sagging skin, concealer, good foundation: Hey Sharon- Hope this note finds you well. That s great you don t have too many wrinkles. For the sagging skin around the eyes, I would go easy on the foundation. I would use a concealer that is a tint lighter than your foundation. I would use a light liquid...

Makeup & Skincare: How much makeup can i get away with at work?, neutral colors, how to apply makeup
neutral colors, how to apply makeup, work question: I would say it would still be professional for you to wear a bright colored eye shadow on your eye as long as it s not 5 different colors extending out and up all the way to your eyebrows. I would still to 1 or 2 colors. I think that HR manager is right...

Makeup & Skincare: getting married!! need makeup advice..., peter thomas roth, makeup advice
peter thomas roth, makeup advice, laura mercier: Will you be doing the makeup for yourself or someone else is doing it for you? If you find the right shade the match your skin tone whether it is foundation or concealer.. you should not look pale or pasty. I would go to Sephora or any makeup counter for...

Makeup & Skincare: matching makeup, white dress, skin tone
white dress, skin tone, eye color: Hi Luchi- Sounds like a fun party. It s hard to say what colors to use, as you didn t mention your eye color or skin tone. I would for sure just go for any fun colors on your eyes. Everyone will be in black and white and it would be great to jazz it...

Makeup & Skincare: ok..so heres teh thing..im going in drag for homecoming..., homecoming queen, homecoming dress
homecoming queen, homecoming dress, bushy eyebrows: Hey Anthony- Congrats on the courage you have. Sounds like fun. There is so much to tell you, so I may jump around a bit. Okay, depending on when homecoming is, I would start moisturizing your face day and night. You really need to have a smooth face. As...

Makeup & Skincare: Paula's Choice in Esthetician's practice, skin care lines, choice products
skin care lines, choice products, own skin: Hi Megan, The place I work does not sell Paula s Choice - but I am very familiar with her products, and would definitely consider selling her line if I had the choice. Do you have any specific questions about the line? It s very inexpensive compared...

Makeup & Skincare: Puffy upper cheek, puffy eyes
puffy eyes: Hi Donna, Yes, I would say the same things I told her would certainly apply to you too. I ll repeat what I would normally say in this situation in case you can t look up that answer again. I also want to say that it s possible for some of these...

Makeup & Skincare: peach fuzz, peach fuzz, stuble
peach fuzz, stuble, mustache: Hey Sheena- There are several ways you can take care of this problem. So many, including myself have this issue. You can wax, thread, tweeze, use cream, or bleach. If you have a light amount of peach fuzz and don t mind it being blond, use Jolene cream...

Makeup & Skincare: peach fuzz, peach fuzz, facial hair
peach fuzz, facial hair: Hi Sheena, Definitely don t shave!!! Waxing will not make the hair grow back faster or darker... this is a myth. I would suggest either waxing, by a professional, or if you want to do this at home you could try a creme hair remover. Make sure that is...

Makeup & Skincare: peach fuzz, peach fuzz, lip area
peach fuzz, lip area, cortisone: Hi Sheena. We all go through these things at one time or another. There are solutions. Try not to worry! :) Actually it is correct that shaving will make matters worse. Waxing, however is a good option. Waxing should not cause the hair to grow back worse....

Makeup & Skincare: powder, maybelline, ivory skin
maybelline, ivory skin, caucasian woman: Hi Michelle- I would recommend using a big powder brush (maybelline has them) and swirling that around in the powder and applying that way. This will allow for a much lighter coverage. Also opt for transluscent setting powder. This would have no color and...

Makeup & Skincare: pressed powder, st ives apricot scrub, maybelline
st ives apricot scrub, maybelline, caucasian woman: Hi Michelle, First, make sure that liquid coverage is the right amount of coverage for you. For instance, if you don t need that heavy of coverage, switch to something lighter, which won t appear as cakey on your skin. Try using a liquid moisturizer +...

Makeup & Skincare: pressed powder, alpha hydroxy, ivory skin
alpha hydroxy, ivory skin, pore size: Unfortunately, as we get older our pores can increase in size. Here is the reason why. When we are children we slough as many as 30 layers of skin a month. As as get older our skin doesn t regenerate as quickly and it builds up, creating the appearance...

Makeup & Skincare: puffy eyes and darkness under the eyes, dark circles, eye puffiness
dark circles, eye puffiness: Hi Krista, The caffeine in coffee does help with under eyes circles and puffiness, but there are other things I personally think are more beneficial. For your puffy eyes, I would soak and wring out slightly, cotton balls in milk, and keep them in the...

Makeup & Skincare: question, firends, shiseido
firends, shiseido, makeup: Hi There! Your question- Try a great premake up cream like Shiseido s or a foundation primer like smashbox. These help for a smoother application and longer wear. friends-I would say she is wearing possibly the wrong formula or she also could benefit...

Makeup & Skincare: question, desert climate, mineral makeup
desert climate, mineral makeup, dry climate: You really should be using a moisturizer since you live in the dry climate. You don t need anything fancy, a basic moisturizer from Aveeno or Neutrogena would be fine. Also, because of the desert climate I would suggest definitely using some sort of liquid...

Makeup & Skincare: question, laura mercier, firends
laura mercier, firends, good answer: Answer for you: Definitely try Laura Mercier Foundation Primer. It comes in different formulas. Original, Oil-Free, and Hydrating... choose one that suits your skin type. Also I do like Laura Gellar Spackle. The primer must go on right before your foundation....

Makeup & Skincare: question, light moisturizer, firends
light moisturizer, firends, concealer: Hey Candy- So sorry you are having this problem. Sounds like you need to use better quality make-up. Have you ever tried using MAC. If you haven t I would check out their make-up, especially the studio fx. It is a double matte powder. It covers and will...

Makeup & Skincare: Severe Cystic Acne, accutane
accutane: Hi Alex, This sounds pretty severe. It isn t often that I recommend looking into Accutane, but I think that you should see a Dermatologist about getting it. It s a pill, but it s much different from other antibiotic pills for acne. It shrinks the sebaceous...

Makeup & Skincare: sallow skin, skin care routine, yellow undertones
skin care routine, yellow undertones, irish boys: Hey Louise- Sorry you re having this issue. Sallow skin is skin with yellow undertones. It s hard for me to tell you why this happens, without your history, diet, and skin care routine. However, I can tell you some things that will help you. 1. Try taking...

Makeup & Skincare: Under eye circles, eye circles, liters of water
eye circles, liters of water, spf 15: Dark circle could be heredity. But your family doesn t have dark circle... I d recommend these following products.. quick easy simple and it works! 1. Dr. Murad Lighten & Brighten Eye Treatment then this is a MUST HAVE: 2. Dr. Murad Essencial-C Eye...

Makeup & Skincare: Unwanted facial hair, peach fuzz, chin hairs
peach fuzz, chin hairs, unwanted facial hair: Hi there, Wax does work quite well for small areas such as this, and the break outs can definitely be avoided if done properly. You may break out the first couple of times, but your skin will get used to it, and you can use a prevention cream on top of...

Makeup & Skincare: 2 questions about skin?, skin care routine, laser hair removal
skin care routine, laser hair removal, acne marks: Hi again, What Neutrogena product is it? There are about 31 different cleansers from that company. A lot of them contain high amount of alcohol which could be contributing to your dull complexion. Also, depending on which L Oreal foundation you re using...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne and hyperpigmentation, skin lightening
skin lightening: Hi again, Good Skin has some really good products. The first you mentioned - All bright moisturizing sunscreen SPF 30 is a fantastic sunscreen product that will help to prevent brown spots and discolorations from returning and getting worse. However,...

Makeup & Skincare: acne breakouts, blackheads, spot treatment
blackheads, spot treatment: Hi again, That spot treatment by Neutrogena is almost 40% alcohol! It s crazy the amount of alcohol that s put into acne products. Having said that, I suggest you switch to either Clean & Clear s Persa 10 Gel [the highest percentage of benzoyl peroxide...

Makeup & Skincare: Best Wax?, home waxes
home waxes: Hi there In regard to the best home wax for thicker coarser hair, I am not sure. I have used at home waxes in the past with very poor results. The waxes you will find in the grocery aisle are not professional waxes. Store bought waxes do not have the...

Makeup & Skincare: Body Waxing (Full Leg Wax), dry sensitive skin, body waxing
dry sensitive skin, body waxing, stubborn hair: Hi Ashley, Don t worry about a thing! Dry sensitive isn t a problem for waxing, although it might be a tad more painful during the process, The hair growing in different directions is okay as well, the professionals know how to wax according to the direction...

Makeup & Skincare: brazilian waxing?, brazillian wax
brazillian wax: Hi Victoria, I m assuming this will be your first time, in which case it will be quite painful, but totally worth it. You may bleed, which is very normal and it will be red for a couple of days. If you re on your period or you re pregnant, it s going to...

Makeup & Skincare: brazilian waxing?, brazilian waxing, dermaglow
brazilian waxing, dermaglow, hard wax: Hi there In regard to Brazilian waxing, there are many versions to the Brazilian. The traditional Brazilian leaves a tiny patch of hair known as the runway. It is your call on what look you are looking for. Yes, the hair must be at least 1/4 of an...

Makeup & Skincare: brazilian waxing?, pain receptors, brazilian waxing
pain receptors, brazilian waxing, hard wax: hello Victoria, The hairs MUST be at least half and inch long, usually they claim that 1/4 inch is enough, but from experience, you should have half and inch.(shorter the hair, the harder it is for the wax to grab, the more painful it will be,especially...

Makeup & Skincare: Colors Best For Dark Green-almost gray eyes., grey type, thin ring
grey type, thin ring, colored eyes: Hi Gabriel, The best colors for your dark green eyes would be to choose something in the purple family. Regardless of what shade of green they may be that day, plum, lavender, raisin, violet, etc.. are your best fit. Sometimes people s eyes may look a...

Makeup & Skincare: covering fine lines, maybelline dream matte mousse, dream matte mousse
maybelline dream matte mousse, dream matte mousse, cetaphil: Hi again, I m sure you ve gotten many a talking to about tanning, so I m not going to grill you, but just in case you don t know exactly what it does to your skin.. #1, it depletes the collagen in your skin, and this is what makes your skin 700% more prone...

Makeup & Skincare: Dry skin - Skin care, night cream, daytime moisturizer
night cream, daytime moisturizer: Hello Catherine~ You don t say whether or not you use a good daytime moisturizer as well as richer nighttime moisturizer. I assume you use both, if not, making this change will make all the difference. Your daytime moisturizer should have an SPF of 15,...

Makeup & Skincare: dark eye circles, dark eye circles, black circles under the eyes
dark eye circles, black circles under the eyes, physicians formula: Look for a concealer that has an orange color to it, that will cancel out the blues and purples of your dark circles. Use a concealer brush to apply light layers in feathery strokes until you get the coverage you need. Avoid a concealer with mineral oil...

Makeup & Skincare: Eyebrows, eye brows, vegetable dye
eye brows, vegetable dye, maybelline: Hi again, There are many rumors, websites, products etc.. that claim that Castor Oil DOES help regrow hair. However, I can find no evidence that this is true in my research in the past, and in the searched I ve done just now. I personally don t believe...

Makeup & Skincare: effects of cosmetics, skin congestion, skin breakouts
skin congestion, skin breakouts, applying makeup: 1.Very little is known about the long term effects of cosmetics. The FDA does not require cosmetics be tested before they reach the consumer, or require a disclosure of their formulas and safety data. 2.Primary immediate recognizable injuries caused by cosmetics...

Makeup & Skincare: eye makeup, eye crease, eye makeup
eye crease, eye makeup, color wheel: It sounds like you have eyes that are the same as mine- a blue/green hazel. Mine do the same thing. I use green or an olivy makeup when I really want to pop the green, and blue makeup when I want to pop the blue more, and gray when I want them stormy looking....

Makeup & Skincare: Sudden Wrinkles Appear Under Eyes, night moisturizer, crows feet
Makeup & Skincare: Sudden Wrinkles Appear Under Eyes, night moisturizer, crows feet, sudden appearance

Makeup & Skincare: facial hair and skin tan, facial hair growth, skin whitening products
facial hair growth, skin whitening products, hair follicles: Hello, I can t say that olay isn t good, but i think that there are better brands with better results. Products that can be bought at a supermarket or local pharmacy are very diluted and not as effective. Maybe you can purchase online and have it shipped...

Makeup & Skincare: foundation, revlon colorstay, max factor mascara
revlon colorstay, max factor mascara, revlon colourstay: Hi again, The foundation you re using isn t the best for sun protection, but for the most part, this is a good foundation. If it s making your skin dry, it s possible you re not naturally as oily as you think, and may need to switch to a different foundation,...

Makeup & Skincare: foundation, oil free moisturizer, revlon colourstay
oil free moisturizer, revlon colourstay, makeup brushes: Your cheeks go red partly because of the cold (mine do too) and partly because the cold air dries your skin out. You need a nice thick ultra-moisturizer, but one that isn t greasy. The nice thing about most stores is that you can try a little on your hand...

Makeup & Skincare: Glycolic acid 10% peel, glycolic acid peel, chanel
glycolic acid peel, chanel: i would suggest using at max every other month. also read instructions and look on channel website, or ask person at channel counter about how to use the product. attempt to get information from the makers of the product. also look at this microdermabrasion...

Makeup & Skincare: Glycolic acid 10% peel, glycolic acid peel, lip area
glycolic acid peel, lip area, skin cells: Hello Grace, 10% glycolic is a relatively low percentage of glycolic, therefore i wouldn t worry too much about over-usage. however i would wait 2 weeks after each treatment to allow your skin to regenerate new skin cells. However i can t stress enough...

Makeup & Skincare: Hyaluronic Acid, wrinkle lines, hyaluronic acid
wrinkle lines, hyaluronic acid, skin care products: Hi Laine, Hyaluronic acid is a common ingredient in skin care products to help promote wound and tissue healing. It is also used in injections and taken orally for osteoarthritis for some time now. Hyaluronic acid has is the main ingredient for another...

Makeup & Skincare: hair removal, question thanks, laser treatment
question thanks, laser treatment, unwanted hair: Oh I m sorry, you said you wanted a temporary solution. Unfortunately, unless you consider laser treatments, there aren t any easy permanent solutions. Any form of hair removal when the follicle is removed from the root, damages the hair follicle [which is...

Makeup & Skincare: hair removal on forearm, hair roots, forearms
hair roots, forearms, follicle: Yes, I believe it will be fine to do it. She has to be prepared that it will be a lot of maintenance, since when the hair is growing back, it will feel prickly, thus promptly her to shave more frequently. No, when she decides to stop, the hair will not grow...

Makeup & Skincare: Laser Hair Removal, laser hair removal
laser hair removal: Hi Ashley, You definitely are the best candidate for laser hair removal, that s for sure! 1. Yes, you can get the hair around your nipples lasered, but this is definitely an area to rethink. Worst case scenario, they could get very sensitive, and not...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup, mineral powders, complextion
mineral powders, complextion, liquid foundation: Without seeing you in person I don t know how much I can help. Does your face look red before you put make up on? Are you having a reaction to the makeup ingredients? Or is it that the makeup is too pink in shade? If the last thing is the case then I would...

Makeup & Skincare: Mineral Make-up, even complexion, benzoyl peroxide
even complexion, benzoyl peroxide, flesh tone: Hello michelle, I understand that you are interested in mineral make up, however i feel that there could be other products that could potentially be better for you condition. I suggest that you purchase a tinted medicated concealer for the red spots(preferably...

Makeup & Skincare: Mineral Make-up, benzoyl peroxide, mineral powders
benzoyl peroxide, mineral powders, mineral powder: Well, all Mineral Powders have Mica in them because Mica is one of the main minerals they use in the composition of it. I have actually heard the opposite, because of the makeup of mineral powders they are very healing to the skin and especially good for...

Makeup & Skincare: moved to humid area... now breaking out!!, olay regenerist, desert climate
olay regenerist, desert climate, benzoyl peroxide: Hi Pamela, I m very happy to hear you re on a cleanse, tone, moisturize routine. However, I do have two suggestions for two changes you could make! It s definitely normal for your skin to become more oily and therefore more break out prone when living...

Makeup & Skincare: need guidance, sideburn area, shaving lotion
sideburn area, shaving lotion, foams: Hello- I am not sure what problems you are having shaving. I have listed a few pointers below... Start with a clean, wet, warm face. This helps soften the face and open up the pores. Make sure you have a clean, new razor. Apply shaving lotion instead...

Makeup & Skincare: i need help with my foundation, powder compact, liquid foundation
powder compact, liquid foundation, neutral tones: Hey Heather- So sorry you are having this problem. This is an easy fix. From the sounds of it you have pretty lite colored skin. Sounds like you are choosing colors that have peach, pink, red undertones. I would try using a concealer, instead of all over...

Makeup & Skincare: Outter eye allergies, allergic inflammation, contact dermatitis
allergic inflammation, contact dermatitis, almay products: Hello Lisa, Before we begin, there is a key phrase you should learn--contact dermatitis. This simply refers to an acute allergic inflammation of the skin caused by contact with various substances whether of a chemical, animal, or vegetable nature. More...

Makeup & Skincare: Save me from horror!, drugstore products, seporah
drugstore products, seporah, color dyes: Hi again, People who have ezcema should be using only the most sensitive products. This means your products should have no color dyes, no fragrances and certainly no added essential oils or fillers of any kind. This stuff only exacerbates ezcema. If you...

Makeup & Skincare: My SKIN!!! ()(**^&*&)I(^%%_ :(, nutrimin c, large pores
nutrimin c, large pores, pushing my luck: hello Pam, It sounds like you re trying your best! I would like to clarify a few things before going too deep into it. Did you have rosecea prior to using proactive? from my experience, proactive works relatively well, with the exception that the product...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin Care, burts bees, dry patches
burts bees, dry patches, wear makeup: Cetaphil is actually a good option for someone who has never had a regimen before. And its a really good price and you can get it at the drugstore. Its very gentle and works well. You should also look for a good anti-aging product like the night cream from...

Makeup & Skincare: Sudden Wrinkles Appear Under Eyes, under eye wrinkles
under eye wrinkles: Hi Marie, It sounds like this dermatologist really thought you had an allergy problem. Locoid Lipocream is basically hydrocortisone cream which helps with allergy related swelling. If you re experiencing wrinkles, not swelling, it s a totally different...

Makeup & Skincare: skin, pregnancy
pregnancy: Hi Blair, I would wait at least 6 months until the Accutane is fully out of your system before having a waxing treatment. It does effect people differently, but worse case scenario is that some of your skin, if not all will come off with the wax! Accutane...

Makeup & Skincare: skin care, gentle face, face wash
gentle face, face wash, pores: stress could be a factor. but if the product is not working - stop using it. sounds like the product is not working on your skin. leave it alone. I suggest using products from the options below: http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/default.asp...

Makeup & Skincare: skin care, large pores, foundation products
large pores, foundation products, skin care products: Hi Sarah, Your pores don t exactly change size - they re genetically predispositioned to be a certain size. However, having oily skin and applying make up on it may certainly make them appear larger. MAC products are awesome and I recommend most of...

Makeup & Skincare: skin care regimen, skin care regimen, tri luma
skin care regimen, tri luma, triluma: Hello Kerry, When using either products in conjunction with your traditional night time regimen, it is best to apply products to freshly cleanse face, before toner, serum, eye cream, and moisturizer. Both these products contain Vitamin A derivatives, which...

Makeup & Skincare: "theatrical" make up question, pulling out eyelashes, spirit gum
pulling out eyelashes, spirit gum, closed eye: Ok, here is what I would recommend. First off, don t ever put any kind of adhesive that close to the eye- especially spirit gum, which can burn the eyeball and cause permanent damage. The very best way to do this without having your actor all squinty or...

Makeup & Skincare: tissue-off cleanser, gentle cleanser, happy new year
gentle cleanser, happy new year, noel: Hello Noel, Tissue-off cleanser simply means that it could be left on without rinsing off. The benefits of such a cleanser is that if you are on the run, going to the gym or anywhere that you are not accessible to a sink, you could simply apply it and wipe...

Makeup & Skincare: Waxing, electrolysis, hair removal
electrolysis, hair removal, bleaching: Hello, In regard to lightening the hair running beneath the belly button, your best bet for lightening is definitely going to be bleaching the hair or laser hair reduction, sometimes the laser can cause a lightening of the hairs pigment. In regard...

Makeup & Skincare: Am I warm, cool, or neutral?, medium brown hair, red lipstick
medium brown hair, red lipstick, bare minerals: There are several ways to determine your skin tone. Without being able to see you in person I can only guess, but from how you describe yourself, you sound like a cool to me. The fact that your hair has auburn highlights doesn t really mean anything because...

Makeup & Skincare: waxing, little red dots, hard wax
little red dots, hard wax, skin areas: Hi Clair, Yes! It s very normal, especially on the long fine hairs on arms. It will go away with time and some hydration. It s a not a rash, but more a reaction to the motion of ripping off the wax from the skin. The more you do it in that area, the...

Makeup & Skincare: waxing, skin care professionals, arm pits
skin care professionals, arm pits, proper decisions: Yes, there are many choices of wax for different areas of the body. There is hard waz and soft wax, and wax that is made specifically for coarse hair, soft hair or sensitive skin and sensitive areas. Take into consideration the area you are to be waxing...

Makeup & Skincare: Make-up, cheek bones, better photography
cheek bones, better photography, nose bridge: Hello Sharna, The difference between Day make up and Special occasion make up is Day make up is for everyday wear, casual and light. Special Occasion make up is more dramatic, more eye shadow, thicker eye liner, darker shades and heavier make up. Also Special...

Makeup & Skincare: Avon/Prevage, Avon, idebenone
Avon, idebenone: Hello Marisa~ The flagship ingredient in Prevage is a super-antioxidant known as idebenone. This ingredient, while first introduced by Elizabeth Arden is available in many competitive skin care products. To my knowledge, however, it does not exist in...

Makeup & Skincare: Crows feet., crow feet, wrinkle
crow feet, wrinkle, fine line: Hello Ali, It s good that you mention that you are a smoker. As you may know, smoking (like alcohol and recreational drugs) is quite detrimental to the beauty and health of the skin, making it age prematurely, as you have noticed on yourself. If you can...

Makeup & Skincare: eyeliner, mascara, eyelash
mascara, eyelash, long lasting waterproof mascara: Hello Yasiin, I haven t used waterproof mascara for a long time, but I used to love Christian Dior waterproof mascara and eyeliner. The only problem with waterproof mascara and eyeliner is that it s very hard to remove, so you put more stress on your eyes...

Makeup & Skincare: front hair dryness, hair dryness
hair dryness: Hello Dina, You may be overusing the hairdryer when you blow dry your hair after shampoo so make sure that you don t stress your hair with heat or chemical hairstyling treatments. Only use the medium heat function on your hair dryer. Only use a natural,...

Makeup & Skincare: helpp, acne scars, large pores
acne scars, large pores, makeup tips: Hello Samantha~ Here are a couple of good concealors that are known to be exceptional: Smashbox Camera Ready Concealer, Stila Cover Up Stick. Both typically priced under $20 US Foundation should be applied on top of concealer. Try Loreal s Mineral...

Makeup & Skincare: Liquid foundation, foundation, children
foundation, children: Hello Mary, Before I go into answering your request, let me express my admiration for the love and deep care you have for your granddaughter. I wouldn t recommend to use Cargo foundation, even if it s oil-free, as this company uses chemicals which are...

Makeup & Skincare: I'm Blonde!, care marketing, liquid foundation
care marketing, liquid foundation, concealer: Hello Lindley~ Here are a couple of good concealors that are known to be exceptional: Smashbox Camera Ready Concealer, Stila Cover Up Stick. Both typically priced under $20 US Foundation should be applied on top of concealer. Try Loreal s Mineral...

Makeup & Skincare: Poor skin, acne and scarring., dark under eye circles, dark circles under the eyes
dark under eye circles, dark circles under the eyes, fade cream: Hello Ceri~ Go to www.civantskincare.com for an excellent fade cream. As for dark circles under the eyes....any eye cream or treatment containing vitamin K is considered to be good for dark rings under eyes as this vitamin repairs the blood vessels...

Makeup & Skincare: skin, underwear line, topical antibiotics
underwear line, topical antibiotics, whiteheads: Hello Ashley, Here is what I can propose you: I m going to give you simple advices here. If you re interested, then you implement this plan and contact me back in 2-3 weeks to let me know how it goes. Then we ll take it from there. How does that sound to...

Makeup & Skincare: skin care, adult acne, clay mask
adult acne, clay mask, hormonal level: Hello Cassandra, Of course I believe you can fix this problem, most people give up on trying to resolve problems because it takes efforts and persistence. Never give up on yourself, whatever anyone tells you, even authorities like doctors and specialists....

Makeup & Skincare: under eye, fine lines, under eye
fine lines, under eye, make-up: Hello Nancy, Your moisturizer may not do such a great job in moisturizing and protecting your skin from aging and your make-up might not suit your skin either. If you tell me what type of skin you have and if your under eye area is slightly blueish, I...

Makeup & Skincare: what to do to that?, toes swelling
toes swelling: Hello Ella, You may have a sub-acute chronic bacterial infection going on in your toes. You need to have a doctor look at your feet and give you a diagnostic. Without knowing what you have precisely, I cannot really help you. Get back to me once you have...

Makeup & Skincare: How to apply cologne, how to apply cologne, sensitive sense
how to apply cologne, sensitive sense, sense of smell: Hello Murphy, What about you first try to spray INSIDE your shirt before putting it on. If it achieves the result you expect, then you only have to modulate the amount and the place of spraying to improve even further. If it doesn t work as you want, try...

Makeup & Skincare: Black Heads & Large pores, blackheads, large pores
blackheads, large pores: Hello Angie, I do not know any ready-to-use product which would really work on blackheads, but I can give you recipes you can make yourself and use at home. Blackheads come from a overfunction of some skin glands (seborrheic glands) which produce sebum...

Makeup & Skincare: daily vitamin A, carrot juice, carrot oil
carrot juice, carrot oil, vegetables and fruits: Hello Karthika, Theoretically you are absolutely right, except that these daily values recommendations for vitamins are more like minimum recommendations for intake. There is no maximum recommendation but it s agreed that 1 lb of carrots everyday for a...

Makeup & Skincare: combination skin issues, oil free moisturizer, best skin care
oil free moisturizer, best skin care, powder puff: Dear Sumita~ For combination skin you should use products developed for normal to oily skin type. Most ANY line of skin care products address two skin types: 1) normal to oily skin or 2) normal to dry skin. I could name a dozen good product lines as...

Makeup & Skincare: Dry Skin, dry and sensitive skin
dry and sensitive skin: Hello Stacy, I can totally relate to what you are experiencing, as I had the very same problem when I was living in Downeast Maine, so I know how painful your skin can be! I would really recommend you to use pure raw Shea butter. Try to find a raw type...

Makeup & Skincare: Unknown bumps on face, dead skin cells, essential fats
Makeup & Skincare: Unknown bumps on face, dead skin cells, essential fats, facial sauna

Makeup & Skincare: Remove or Not, skin care regime, proper skin care
skin care regime, proper skin care, asking this question: Hello Priscilla, I m glad that you are asking this question now and not later on in life when the damage is irreversible. Leaving your make up on at night is terrible for the skin, not only will it contribute to blemishes, It will also affect the texture...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin lightening, shortfilms, medium light
shortfilms, medium light, self treatment: Hello Kurt, I wish that I could be more of help on this subject, but I strongly urge you to have a chat with your dermatologist before self-treatment. He/She will be able to answer all these questions you have regarding this treatment. Miko Cho...

Makeup & Skincare: scar, scar healing
scar healing: Hello Mercedes, I am sorry to answer your question only now as I didn t receive any email notification of your question. Polysporin is only an antibacterial ointment, so it will prevent infection, but not inflammation, which is giving this redness. To help...

Makeup & Skincare: skin infection, skin infection, skin inflammation
skin infection, skin inflammation: Hello Gulshan, Given that you live in India, if the infection and irritation are important, I would strongly recommend that you see a doctor as it could be the indication of some specific bacterial infection or parasite infestation. But if it s only a...

Makeup & Skincare: skin not lightenning back!, skin whitener/skin discoloration/maladerm/hyperpigmentation
skin whitener/skin discoloration/maladerm/hyperpigmentation: Hello Ryan~ Meladerm Advanced Pigment Reducing Complex is a product I ve heard about that is suppose to serve as an effective skin lightening cream for black skin. It is a natural product and many users have reported that it is quite effective tone enhancer....

Makeup & Skincare: Unknown bumps on face, proactive products, bare minerals
proactive products, bare minerals, moderate acne: Dear Lindsey~ You are correct, I want to refer you to a dermatologist. Your problem is not something I feel qualified to address. However, I do want to share this common response I give to anyone wanting to clear up their breakouts. The main things that...

Makeup & Skincare: under eye wrinkles, under eye wrinkle, aging
under eye wrinkle, aging: Hello Tammy, If you are motivated to do what it takes, and you have the discipline to do it long enough, I am sure you will reverse these wrinkles. At a global level, you have to first realize that your surrounding climate and conditions have changed a...

Makeup & Skincare: bangs and foundation, hairline, bangs
hairline, bangs, forehead: Not necessarily, is your hair oily? Sometimes that can contribute to forehead breakouts as well as product used on the bangs clogging the pores on the forehead, conditioners, gels, etc. If you see your forehead start to break out make sure you re shampooing...

Makeup & Skincare: How to have beautiful skin, dry skin, acne
dry skin, acne, dull hair: Hello Ashra, I am going to give you some very basic suggestions and we ll see from there, if you agree. First, on the acne area, use green clay mask twice a week. You can find the full recipe (you don t have to do it all with all the exact ingredients,...

Makeup & Skincare: about clarins, clarins products, acne system
clarins products, acne system, indian climate: Honestly I ve never worked with Clarins so I don t know much about it. In my work we use doctors grade products that have their claims medically proven before they can put anything on the packaging. For oily skin I like Obagi s Clenziderm system. It s a three...

Makeup & Skincare: Dull skin, dull and dark skin in the armpits
dull and dark skin in the armpits: Hello Deep, I ve had someone else from India reporting the exact same problem. Here is what I replied: Your underarm area is a very sensitive one, so that may be why your skin is darkening and becoming dull only there and not anywhere else. Before I tell...

Makeup & Skincare: exfoliation, exfoliation, anti-aging
exfoliation, anti-aging: Hello Karthika, Exfoliation consists of massaging a special skin preparation on your face (or body) to gently stimulate your skin and remove dead cells and impurities on the surface to help the skin look and feel smoother and softer. It also helps to minimize...

Makeup & Skincare: Face, teenage skin, acne
teenage skin, acne, blackheads: Hello Jeanne, You will find answers to your questions in some of my previous answers to other ladies questions. I will copy a excerpt of on of them in this message as it is totally relevant to your concern. But first, let s answer your question about the...

Makeup & Skincare: Grayish tint to upper lip, gray tint of skin
gray tint of skin: Hello Wanda, This grayish tint on your upper lip reveals a disbalance in your body. The best way, in my opinion, to even this out is to address its cause, which is internal and subtle. The best technique to address this type of problem is acupuncture, and...

Makeup & Skincare: not growin hair!!!, damaged hair, split ends
damaged hair, split ends, hair not growing: Hello Sarah, Before I go further and give you my opinion, I just want to tell you one thing: STOP trying to change the color of your hair. Your hair has been badly chemically damaged by all the color treatments you ve done on it. It s hard for me to evaluate...

Makeup & Skincare: look older, application, looking too young, make-up
looking too young, make-up: Hello Jess, Usually, people want to look younger. You are quite a rebel in the area of beauty! But I understand your concern. I am going to give you my opinion, and it s only my opinion, so feel free to ask for advice somewhere else. Looking your...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup and my skin, broken veins, dye laser
broken veins, dye laser, aveda spa: It s hard for me to help you with the scaliness without seeing your skin. Is it peeling or dryness? And also I need to know what products you re currently using. But there are priming products out there, from Glominerals and M A C that are made to prep...

Makeup & Skincare: Oily Hair, oily hair
oily hair: Hello Ashley, Your hair is oily, not because of the hair itself, but because of your scalp. With proper care and discipline, you can rebalance the health of your scalp so that it stops producing this oiliness. The 1st advice would be to stay away from...

Makeup & Skincare: Shaving, hair removal, best procedure
hair removal, best procedure: Hello Shu Hui, You are asking a very good question and it s the right time to ask it. I am going to give you my advice, which I ve drawn from my own experience and from the expertise of all the estheticians I ve worked with during my life: DON T SHAVE....

Makeup & Skincare: Skin Care, uva and uvb, skin care regime
uva and uvb, skin care regime, uvb protection: For anti-aging an antioxidant serum is a must. Vitamin C (L-ascorbic acid) has remained its popularity for a reason, I think it s one of the best. You need a good cleanser, toner, antioxidant serum, a broad spectrum (uva and uvb protection) sunblock to keep...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin, makeup, and hair., back acne, frizzy hair
back acne, frizzy hair, tangled hair: Hello Taylor, For acne, you may have a look at the previous answers I gave to address this problem and have a look at this article that should give you solutions: http://www.naturepurity.com/holistic/home_spa_acne.html The treatment of acne is the same...

Makeup & Skincare: Skincare, combination skin, radiance
combination skin, radiance: Hello Swetha, Here are a few suggestions for you to get the radiance you want. 1. use a floral water (also called hydrosols or hydrolats) as a toner after the cleanser and before the moisturizer. I would recommend Witch Hazel or Rose or Verbena floral...

Makeup & Skincare: shaving my face, depilatory creams, private parts
depilatory creams, private parts, waxing: Yes, shaving your face is fine, most women prefer waxing because it lasts longer and makes the regrowth softer. Shaving makes the hair grow back at an angle so it feels prickly and appears darker. Depilatory creams dissolve hair at the root and work well...

Makeup & Skincare: skin, dirt on skin, smelly skin
dirt on skin, smelly skin: Hello Sean, It s not so easy for me to get a real evaluation of what is happening with your skin, but I am going to give you simple advices. If they work, it means that your problem was simple. If they don t work after one month of following my advices,...

Makeup & Skincare: Waxing, alcohol pad, face legs
alcohol pad, face legs, wax strips: The #1 thing to be careful about with home-waxing is over heating the wax. This is why I would not recommend the microwave kits, they get the wax too hot and it cools too quick, a warmer is best. I got a Clean and Easy wax kit off ebay (warmer, wax, strips,...

Makeup & Skincare: Wedding date 10-10-10, light freckles, bridal makeup
light freckles, bridal makeup, beautiful glow: Hello Lorie, I am not a make-up expert, so my advices would not be professional ones and that would not be fair to you. Instead, I suggest you to contact the real make-up experts at allexperts.com. However, if you need skin and hair care (not hair styling...

Makeup & Skincare: Yellow lines under eyes, yellow lines under eyes
yellow lines under eyes: Hello Liz, In order to be able to really help you, I would need the exact medical diagnosis of this yellow lines as I cannot picture what is happening with your skin from your description. You can ask a dermatologist expert for help on allexperts.com....

Makeup & Skincare: 2 questions about Lip makeup?, olive skin tone, max factor lipfinity
olive skin tone, max factor lipfinity, lasting lipsticks: I like the Max Factor Lipfinity for long lasting lipsticks the best. They have a lot of colors, it stays for ever and isn t too drying. As far as lip stains... the body shop has a lip and cheek stain. I like the natural flushed look it gives and stays on...

Makeup & Skincare: 30 with breakouts, clinique products, free radical damage
clinique products, free radical damage, proactive line: Hi JMT, Many products for acne/oily skin have high amount of alcohol in them which of course dries out skin to no end, and does NOT have any benefit to skin at all. It causes free radical damage as well! Many Neutrogena, Clean & Clear, Clearasil and...

Makeup & Skincare: Breakouts, acne problems, makeups
acne problems, makeups, concealer: Hi Skylar. It seems to me that you definitely have acne prone and sensitive skin. Most makeups will aggravate your skin and cause these breakouts you are suffering from. I HIGHLY recommend Airbrush Makeup for you. It is a bit of an investment (around $300)...

Makeup & Skincare: black dots on my legs even after waxing, laser hair removal, little black dots
laser hair removal, little black dots, ingrown hairs: Hi Meagan, Thank you so much for the picture, it really helps a lot more than you know! Obviously these black dots are a direct result of your laser treatments. Not specifically the laser treatment itself, but the removal of the hair from the root. A...

Makeup & Skincare: Clear skin?, body scrub, cocoa butter
body scrub, cocoa butter, shea butter: Hi Vicky, First and foremost, don t pick at it! It makes your breakouts last up to a week longer than it would if you let it heal on it s own. Watch out for any lotions you re applying on your arms - if it s a heavy lotion that contains shea butter,...

Makeup & Skincare: delicate eye area, eye area, skin
eye area, skin, wrinkle eyes: Hi there The best treatment for dry, crepy skin around eyes is going to be a cream based eye treatment that contains any of the following CQ10, green tea extract, cucumber extract, caffiene, soy, licorice, Vit K, or Vit E, & peptides. You will want to...

Makeup & Skincare: eye area, eye concealer, virtual makeover
eye concealer, virtual makeover, dark circles: Hello Janet, Thanks for contacting me! I will list products below that will solve your skin care issues:(keep in mind each product can be purchased online also the product can be returned if not satisfied). I have listed a number of products to address...

Makeup & Skincare: eye cream, la roche posay, skin care professionals
la roche posay, skin care professionals, la roche posay product: Thanks! Okay, so the La Roche-Posay product is a thumbs up and the Clarins product is a thumbs down. First and foremost, sun protection is your best bet for preventing wrinkles, spots and other unslightly things that can happen to your face when it s not...

Makeup & Skincare: eye cream application, rx 60, eye lines
rx 60, eye lines, eyemasks: Hi Lynn- 1.YES. I do this myself a great eyecream with high spf is by Shiseido. They have an eyecream in their sun line with an spf32. 2.Yes. Layering is ok as long as the formulas fit your needs and are non clogging. Just be careful and go thinner because...

Makeup & Skincare: eyebrows, eyebrow hairs, thick lashes
eyebrow hairs, thick lashes, dermaquest: Hi there No, this lash grower should not be causing hair loss. Keep in mind lash and brow hairs shed out every 30-60 days and you may be just be shedding a little more than average at this time. Also, each follicle has it s OWN growth cycle, so a neighboring...

Makeup & Skincare: Facial products, Products for Sensitive Skin
Products for Sensitive Skin: Hi Karen, This may be difficult for me to answer. I would recommend only THE most sensitive products, meaning they don t have any fragrance, no color dyes and no added anything. Since you said you ve already tried products for sensitive skin, I m not sure...

Makeup & Skincare: Facial Veins, facial veins
facial veins: Hi Dinnie, Sorry for the delay - my job has been keeping me quite busy! Facial veins are a vascular [muscle] issue, not technically a skin issue, which is why if you ve ever tried skin care products for this it probably didn t work. The only actual...

Makeup & Skincare: Facial Veins, facial veins, eye concealer
facial veins, eye concealer, dark circles: Hello, Thanks for contacting me! I wil list products below that will solve your skin care issues:(keep in mind each product can be purchased online also the product can be returned if not satisfied). I have listed a number of products to address the concerns...

Makeup & Skincare: black dots on my legs even after waxing, laser hair removal, hair supply
Makeup & Skincare: black dots on my legs even after waxing, laser hair removal, hair supply, beauty schools

Makeup & Skincare: skin care, mary kay, delema
Makeup & Skincare: skin care, mary kay, delema, skin changes

Makeup & Skincare: A few questions!, sally s beauty supply, bikini waxing
sally s beauty supply, bikini waxing, uneven skin tone: Hello Veronica, Honey wax seems to be the most common all-around wax for general waxing (body and face). To be more precise, a cream wax would be ideal for facial waxing, since it s more gentle. Hard wax would be best for bikini waxing, since hard wax only...

Makeup & Skincare: Gold Mascara, eye liners, eye shadows
eye liners, eye shadows, different colors: Hi Sara, If your gold mascara is bold and noticeable, stay neutral on your lids. Try dark bronze, chocolate, taupe, beige or tans. If it isn t that noticeable and just more of a tint or highlight of gold, you can try different colors depending on what...

Makeup & Skincare: helpp =[, eyebrow pencils, eyebrow pencil
eyebrow pencils, eyebrow pencil, kabuki brush: It s very possible you re pressing too hard in order to create the darkness you want. Powder will be easier on your hair, but you re right it won t give you the intensity you may want. What color are your brow hairs now? Have you considered dying/tinting...

Makeup & Skincare: Ingrown Hairs!!!, alpha hydroxy acid, exfoliating gloves
alpha hydroxy acid, exfoliating gloves, ingrown hairs: Hi there The raised bumpies are called Keratosis Pillaris, otherwise known as Milia. These are raised, thicked skin cells that occur on some people and not on others. It can be treated and minimized with proper exfoliation such as with AHA lotions. There...

Makeup & Skincare: Ingrown hair, ingrown hairs, dirt buildup
ingrown hairs, dirt buildup, hair question: Hello Dina, I m glad to hear that Tend skin is giving you positive results. plucking is definitely better than shaving, but the possibility of dirt and dead skin build up is still there, and Tend Skin helps keep the pore clean, but a loofa will increase...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup artist, makeup artist school, special occasion photography
makeup artist school, special occasion photography, e mail address: Hello Rosalind, congratulations on your recent return to our industry! well, since you already have a base in make up artistry, I wouldn t think you need to attend makeup school, although I would recommend for you look around for a continuing education...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup-skincare suggestions, pro palette, makeup skincare
pro palette, makeup skincare, mac cosmetics: Hey Alicia- Sounds like you are on the right track with all your new products. I think this is a great question. It will be great to go in there and have a plan or idea of what you need. I am going to suggest to you colors. When you go to get them play...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup basic, step by step makeup, makeup products
step by step makeup, makeup products, translucent powder: Hello Anna, Sure! your sister can defiantly use Nivea Make up products. To apply make up: 1. Start with a freshly cleaned face 2. Apply moisturizer 3. Apply chapped stick for lips 4. Apply concealer first, under your eyes, around the bottom of your...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup tips, gold shimmers, makeup products
gold shimmers, makeup products, jewel tones: Hi Emma, You re lucky, because people who have brown or black eyes can use virtually any color eye make up and it will look great on them. The colors I would suggest you use to enhance the color of your eyes are: jewel tones like emerald, plum, violet...

Makeup & Skincare: Professional Makeup, professional makeup, dark circles under my eyes
professional makeup, dark circles under my eyes, color wheel: Hi Miky, The best thing for dark circles reguarding make up, is to use a salmon or yellow colored concealer. Just like green is the best color to cover up red because these colors are opposite of each other on the color wheel, the opposite of brown [ish]...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin Care for Combination type, microderm abrasion, salicylic acid acne
microderm abrasion, salicylic acid acne, skin care regime: Hi again, So sorry for the delay. It s possible that the foaming part of the cleanser is drying you out a little bit and causing your white and red tiny bumps to stick around. Try using a cream or gel cleanser instead for a while as I think this may...

Makeup & Skincare: skin, mineral powder, eye creme
mineral powder, eye creme, moisturization: I suggest using the products below: Microdermabrasion: http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/antiaging/timewisemicrodermabrasionset/default.aspx * this products helps remove dead skin + impurities and helps makeup look as it should. I suggest...

Makeup & Skincare: skin care, oil of olay definity, oil of olay
oil of olay definity, oil of olay, mary kay: Hi Sheri, I don t *love* Mary Kay but it may not be either of the foundations you re using that s the problem. It may be your skin that s the issue. What are you using for cleansers/toners if at all? Are you only using a moisturizer? Does your skin...

Makeup & Skincare: urgent, correct colors, how to apply make up foundation
correct colors, how to apply make up foundation, helo: Hello Nolene- There is not really anything that makes those make-ups special. Every make-up line is different and each line caters to the correct colors of ethnicities. You find the color that is correct to match asian or indian skin. Are you asking how...

Makeup & Skincare: vaginal area waxing, hard wax, vaginal area
hard wax, vaginal area, brazilian wax: Hello Yusra, The common known name for this type of waxing is Brazilian wax, this includes everything in the front and sometimes the Buttocks strip that you mention. Not every spa has the same procedure, therefore asking beforehand is best. Hard wax would...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Scarring, oil free moisturizer, tea tree oil
oil free moisturizer, tea tree oil, glycolic peel: Hi there I am sorry to hear about your skin condition. There are several things you can do that may help. Yes, AHA work great for brightening scarring from acne- glycolic or malic & lactic acid are ones you can use. A good glycolic wash 2xs day, an oil...

Makeup & Skincare: Best products?, virtual makeover, skin tone
virtual makeover, skin tone, antiaging: Hello, Thanks for contacting me! I wil list products below that will solve your skin care issues:(keep in mind each product can be purchased online also the product can be returned if not satisfied). I suggest using the products listed below: Microdermabrasion:...

Makeup & Skincare: bleaching disaster, mercury chloride, ultra violet rays
mercury chloride, ultra violet rays, hair dyes: Hi There! There are two chemicals found in skin lightening products, Hydroquinone or Mercury. o Hydroquinone (C6H6O2) is a severely toxic and very powerful chemical used in photo processing, the manufacture of rubber and is an active agent in...

Makeup & Skincare: bleaching disaster, chemical burns, facial peel
chemical burns, facial peel, waxing: Hi there again Yes, I agree, it sounds like you left the product on too long and gave yourself a chemical burn. Im glad the yogurt worked for you, lactic acid can be soothing, but be careful, your skin is probably very sensitive at this point, don t put...

Makeup & Skincare: Covering up Vitiligo, raccoon eyes, acne scars
raccoon eyes, acne scars, line thanks: Dinair should work perfectly for you. Have you tried their Paramedical line? This line lasts longer. I would try using a lower pressure and possibly doing two passes with the makeup. People have a tendency to keep the pressure too high and pull back on the...

Makeup & Skincare: cometics application vs natural cleanse, soap and water, water barrier
soap and water, water barrier, natural water: Hello Tonia, I will always recommend to my clients that washing with soap and water is the biggest mistake they could make. Soap is extremely alkaline and that dries out your skin and strips it of it s natural water barrier. It isn t harmful to apply...

Makeup & Skincare: correct spelling? Is there a Difference?, correct spelling, service menu
correct spelling, service menu, finding a job: Hi Emily, I think it just depends on where you re from. Technically they re both correct. I think more often than not you ll see Aesthetician more often than Esthetician . Everyone around here [plus the school I went to] spells it Esthetician. If...

Makeup & Skincare: dry skin????????, oil glands, upper thighs
oil glands, upper thighs, facialist: Hello Lynne, For question #1 It sounds like they could be in grown hairs, do you wax? do you shave? if it is in grown hairs i would suggest Tend Skin applied daily. For question #2 These white dots that you mention, I take it they are slightly raised,...

Makeup & Skincare: Eyes, dark circles under my eyes, eye concealer
dark circles under my eyes, eye concealer, mineral powder: Hello, Thanks for contacting me! I wil list products below that will solve your skin care issues:(keep in mind each product can be purchased online also the product can be returned if not satisfied). I have listed a number of products to address the concerns...

Makeup & Skincare: esthetician school, medical aesthetics, medi spa
medical aesthetics, medi spa, botox: Hello As an RN you have many career opportunities in this field of aesthetics. I would suggest pursuing a medical aesthetics certification, you can learn lasers, injections (botox, restalyn, etc.), microdermabrasion. You could work in a medi spa or under...

Makeup & Skincare: eyeshadow, dark colors, powder eyeshadow
dark colors, powder eyeshadow, beauty therapy: My recommendation would be to use a powder, as cream eyeshadow tends to crease more and will collect in the wrinkles of the eyelid. Also, avoid dark colors and stay away from a lot of shimmer. Dark colors recess the eye too much and shimmer also collects...

Makeup & Skincare: Fair skin, thin lips, nicole kidman
thin lips, nicole kidman, pointy nose: As far as the beauty industry goes, the color isn t such a factor so much as clarity and smoothness. If you have good skin and you take care of it then that s what counts. Nicole Kidman s skin is amazing and there are many a girl that would love to have...

Makeup & Skincare: bleaching disaster, orange peel, cool water
Makeup & Skincare: bleaching disaster, orange peel, cool water, cheers

Makeup & Skincare: face coverage, acne prone skin, tinted moisturizer
acne prone skin, tinted moisturizer, touch ups: Hi Victoria! You are the perfect candidate for the benefits of Airbrush Makeup. It is an amazing system. I recommend www.dinair.com or www.airbrushmakeup.com. You get a full coverage with Airbrush Makeup that looks and feels really natural, it also lasts...

Makeup & Skincare: hair removal, antibacterial soap, strip wax
antibacterial soap, strip wax, hard wax: Hi Sara, Hard wax is going to be much much less abrasive on your skin than regular strip wax or cream hair removers [like Nair]. Hard wax adheres to only the hairs on your face, while regular strip wax adheres to your hairs AND your skin. Most salons/spas...

Makeup & Skincare: help(:?, alpha hydroxy acids, acne treatment products
alpha hydroxy acids, acne treatment products, benzoyl peroxide: hello katie, Try this product Daggett & Ramsdell KNEE & ELBOW Lightening Cream. It is designed especially for knees and elbows. Mild body acne often responds to good daily skin care and over-the-counter treatments. Try using a salicylic acid wash every...

Makeup & Skincare: high frequency wand, static electricity, constant contact
static electricity, constant contact, power button: Hello Laura, High frequency is going to zap you regardless of strength, so I think it is safe to turn it all the way up. The way to apply the high frequency wand to your face without zapping yourself in the face is touch a finger on the glass part of...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup for Bridesmaid, bridesmaids gowns, makeup colors
bridesmaids gowns, makeup colors, olive complexion: First question- is this an evening wedding? By the length of the bridesmaids gowns I would guess yes, but I could be mistaken. If it is an evening wedding you can go fairly dramatic with your makeup, but if its an afternoon wedding I would keep it a little...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, airbrush makeup, iron oxides
airbrush makeup, iron oxides, tiny dots: There are definitely many lines out there that have ingredients in their products that are not good for your skin. The FDA has been cracking down on these companies a little better over the last year or two. I am not sure what your budget is but I always strongly...

Makeup & Skincare: Need advice on acne, acne marks, face acne
acne marks, face acne, diet research: i can only suggest you see a dermotologist - plus change your diet. research what foods are best for healthy skin and what foods contribute to acne breakouts. stay away from foods that are known to cause breakouts - things things like soda, candy, etc......

Makeup & Skincare: Prom Makeup, urban decay, smokey eye
urban decay, smokey eye, medium skin: Hi Jessica- SO here goes: Eyes opt for a great quad like Nars limited edition eye shadow pallette or roach and toasted eyeshadows by urban decay. Line heavy with a nice charcoal liner and lots of blackout by dior. Next opt for either Shimmer Mocha Havana...

Makeup & Skincare: skin dye for vitaligo, loss of skin pigment, vitaligo
loss of skin pigment, vitaligo, skin disorder: Hello Carol, My recommendation is to get a Spray tan, This will even out the skin color, Although since it s on your hands, keeping the color will be a challenge since you use your hands so much, washing the hands will also cause the pigment to fade. ...

Makeup & Skincare: My skin is spotty!, laura mercier, airbrush makeup
laura mercier, airbrush makeup, maybelline: Hi Sophie! I highly recommend the Laura Mercier concealers for the discoloration. Each concealer comes with a lighter and darker sade so you can mix or alternate the colors for different areas of your face, there products last a long time as well so you get...

Makeup & Skincare: sun blocks, sun blocks, sun block
sun blocks, sun block, sunblock: Hi. I think I confused you. Sunblock is readily available. There is not a brand name called suggested use I was trying to say use as directed on back of product label. I do not know of any indian sunblock but just do an engine search for sunblock and you should...

Makeup & Skincare: uneven skin tone/fine lines, uneven skin tone, brow bone
uneven skin tone, brow bone, eye concealer: Hello, Thanks for contacting me! I wil list products below that will solve your skin care issues:(keep in mind each product can be purchased online also the product can be returned if not satisfied). I suggest using the products listed below: ...

Makeup & Skincare: Waxing?, body waxing
body waxing: Hi there Most often, waxing does make hair grow back softer, finer and less- this pertains to legs, armpits, bikini, brows- pigmented hair. Facial hair is different, this is lanugo/vellus hair, fine and not much pigment if at all. Vellus hair is usually...

Makeup & Skincare: I want an Even/Lighter skin tone?, dark lips, sun spots
dark lips, sun spots, skin tone: I use two products which are fabulous. The first one is Timeless Prescriptions Anti-Aging Essential: Facial Exfoliating Cleanser and the other is Cellular Laboratories De-Aging Creme. They have brightened my skin, reduced fine lines and wrinkles, and helped...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Scars on Body, dead skin cells, acne scars
dead skin cells, acne scars, turnover rate: Hello Megha, Unfortunately, nothing that is currently sold on the market will effectively fade your scars in a few days. Exfoliation is key when trying to fade scars. Apply body scrub daily to slough off dead skin cells, as well as improve cell turnover...

Makeup & Skincare: Allergic to mascaras and eyeliners, eyeliner pencil, kiss me mascara
eyeliner pencil, kiss me mascara, opthamalogist: I have encountered clients over the years with similar allergicc reactions to what you are facing. There is a mascara called, Kiss Me, which is not like a traditional mascara it actually covers each lash in a tube which eliminates having to apply the traditional...

Makeup & Skincare: make up for bridesmaid, false lashes, smoky eye
false lashes, smoky eye, earth tone: First off, I hope you will be Airbrush Tanning and not laying in the sun or going to a tanning bed. I highly recommend the Airbrush Tan. It looks natural and can last up to 10 days! For your Makeup, I would be sure you dust bronzer on the high points of...

Makeup & Skincare: covergirl dupe?, natural skin tone, eye shadow
natural skin tone, eye shadow, eyeshadow: I am not sure what color it is, since I don t have it, but you could try an eye shadow primer and see if that helps with the color. The color itself may also be so similar to your natural skin tone that you don t notice it a lot. Try mixing it with another...

Makeup & Skincare: Dinair vs Luminess airbrush makeup, professional makeup artists, free serum
professional makeup artists, free serum, best makeup: The Dinair Airbrush Makeup System has been the #1 Airbrush System used by Professional Makeup Artists for many years and has in more recent years started to gain exposure for use at home for a daily use Makeup. Dinair were the pioneers in the Airbrush Makeup...

Makeup & Skincare: enhance dark eyes, pencil colors, recession proof
pencil colors, recession proof, eye concealer: check out this link to a host of beautiful eye shadow and pencil colors, etc... http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/color/eyes/default.aspx For a really beautiful complextion, also consider using: Eye Concealer: (this helps minimize dark circles, blotches,...

Makeup & Skincare: eyebrows, eyebrow pencil, eyebrow color
eyebrow pencil, eyebrow color, eyeshadow: You can use either a eyebrow pencil to draw them in or eyeshadow and a small firm brush. Find a color that is a shade or two lighter than your eyebrow color and go from there... practice until your eyebrows look the way you want them to look and avoid plucking...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Scars on Body, vitamin e, scars
Makeup & Skincare: Acne Scars on Body, vitamin e, scars, good luck

Makeup & Skincare: make up for bridesmaid, grand entrance, bridesmaid
Makeup & Skincare: make up for bridesmaid, grand entrance, bridesmaid, bridesmaids

Makeup & Skincare: Dinair vs Luminess airbrush makeup, professional makeup artist, straight answers
Makeup & Skincare: Dinair vs Luminess airbrush makeup, professional makeup artist, straight answers, dinair

Makeup & Skincare: makeup and skin care, l oreal, pink grapefruit
Makeup & Skincare: makeup and skin care, l oreal, pink grapefruit, acne scarring

Makeup & Skincare: oily skin, oil free moisturizer, blemish cream
Makeup & Skincare: oily skin, oil free moisturizer, blemish cream, l oreal

Makeup & Skincare: foundation primer, large pores, pore size
large pores, pore size, alpha hydroxy: Primer works well when there are small to medium size pores and small wrinkles, but unfortunately it isnt really for large pores. What I would recommend is a mini alpha hydroxy face peel. This will minimize your pore size over time. When your pores enlarge...

Makeup & Skincare: Good Foundation for Oily Skin, acne prone skin, enlarged pores
acne prone skin, enlarged pores, mineral powder: I would have suggested mineral powder foundation, but if you dont like how it looks maybe you can try a whipped foundation instead. As far as application goes, do it whatever way you like doing it best. When I apply my mineral powder I use a brush, but if...

Makeup & Skincare: HELP, benzoyl peroxide, acne treatments
benzoyl peroxide, acne treatments, acne treatment: hello again, I believe that if you provide a sound argument to your parents, they might have a change of heart. Do a little research about acne and how your case compare to theirs. We are very fortunate to have a mountain of information right at our finger...

Makeup & Skincare: Makeup primer, large pores, vinyl alcohol
large pores, vinyl alcohol, stage makeup: I dont know if either one of those options is a good idea to use as a primer. Primer is not made to cover up pores and pock marks, especially large ones. What is does do is smooth out the surface of the face if there are fine lines and wrinkles or pores...

Makeup & Skincare: Make me a Model, hydrogen peroxide, benzoyl peroxide
hydrogen peroxide, benzoyl peroxide, miracle product: I am not familiar with that line. Opt for a gentle cleanser like Cetaphil or J&J clean and pure. Use an exfoliater pad once or twice a week with the cleanser. Then use a good moisturizer with spf. Cetaphil also makes one and neutrogena is not bad. STOP...

Makeup & Skincare: Make me a Model, hydrogen peroxide, benzoyl peroxide
hydrogen peroxide, benzoyl peroxide, model body: if you are 118lbs you are not fat and no way your legs can be too big at that weight. for your skin - go to a sermatologist to get prescription medicine - aso stay away from soda. any food with lots of sugar adn all fast food an djunk food. what you eat plays...

Makeup & Skincare: Make me a Model, hydrogen peroxide, going through puberty
hydrogen peroxide, going through puberty, clear complexion: Hello Natasha, Unfortunately, You re going through puberty, hormone levels are high which contributes to your acne condition. I can only recommend that you wash your face twice a day, once in the morning when u wake up and once at night with a medicated...

Makeup & Skincare: I'm such a freak., dark circles under the eyes, bony orbit
dark circles under the eyes, bony orbit, eyes and dark circles: Hi there! What Causes Eye Bags, Puffy Eyes and Dark Circles under the Eyes? Eye bags, also called eyelid bags, puffy eyes, tired eyes, and dark circles under the eyes, are caused by protrusion or herniation of the fat which lies beneath the eyelid and...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, mineral mica, fish scales
mineral mica, fish scales, castor oil: Hello Jessica, Different make up products are consists of different ingredients. Castor oil and its derivatives are found in many cosmetics, as well as wax, fish scales,mineral mica,iron oxide, crushed bugs and other plants to obtain pigment for eyeshadow...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup, dark circles, beautiful face
dark circles, beautiful face, department store: Hi TJ- I would maybe book her an appointment at a spa to have her make up done as a treat or suggest when your in the mall browsing to get her make up done at a department store beauty counter. Be sure you pick a counter where you like how the girl behind...

Makeup & Skincare: makeup and skin care, natural sunscreen, mineral makeups
natural sunscreen, mineral makeups, mineral powder: what can I use so that I dont have alot of acne? Well, mineral powder makeup is a good choice to help prevent acne as well as heal skin. It is very gentle on the skin and very hypo-allergenic. what will help me control it? Make sure to use a good...

Makeup & Skincare: Oily glasses..., breakouts, bacteria
breakouts, bacteria, glasses: Hello Yes, you are correct to assume that your breakouts are being caused by oil that is collecting on the pads of your glasses. The best thing is to wipe the oil from the pads throughout the day and I would use an atibacterial wipe once a day to cleanse...

Makeup & Skincare: oily skin, shampoo for oily hair, face soap
shampoo for oily hair, face soap, bar soap: Hello, Thanks for contacting me! I wil list products below that will solve your skin care issues:(keep in mind each product can be purchased online also the product can be returned if not satisfied). I have listed a number of products to address the concerns...

Makeup & Skincare: Protection from the sun, moisturizer spf, suncream
moisturizer spf, suncream, sun lotion: Julie-ann- Sunscreen protects but you still get color sunblock prevents any color. Opt for a 50-55 sunscreen with a pa+++. Shiseido makes a great one. Remember to reapply every hour for your whole body use about a shot glass full of product. Also remember...

Makeup & Skincare: Make up for red dress, red lips, prom dress
red lips, prom dress, eye colors: You will want to keep the makeup simple but dramatic. Not too many colors or any thing too vibrant - your dress will be the main focul point. I recommend using a shimmery brown with a pop of a peachy gold. No matt tones, make sure all the eye colors have a...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin/Body Care Questions, even complexion, even skin tone
even complexion, even skin tone, cellulite creams: Hello, Thanks for contacting me! I wil list products below that will solve your skin care issues:(keep in mind each product can be purchased online also the product can be returned if not satisfied). I have listed a number of products to address the concerns...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin & Body Concerns, shiseido body creator, even complexion
shiseido body creator, even complexion, even skin tone: hello. 1-You can try any at home microdermabrasion kit from any vendor. These are generally a bit milder than a professional treatment and are great to help liven up the skin. 2-There are TONS of eye creams that do both. I find the best depuffer is a...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin & Body Concerns, dead skin cells, cellulite reduction products
dead skin cells, cellulite reduction products, even complexion: Hi there Microdermabrasion is great for removing dead skin cells, stimulating collagen and improving the overall appearance of the skin. It also helps smooth fine lines, acne scars and age spots. Dark pigment is common around the eyes of most people...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin & Body Concerns, even skin tone, even complexion
even skin tone, even complexion, cellulite creams: Hello Monica, 1. Lack luster skin can most defiantly use a boost, but microdermabrasion is usually recommended for individuals with more severe cases that have acne scars and/or fine lines and wrinkles. In your case, I would recommend a exfoliation product...

Makeup & Skincare: Skincare, oil free moisturizer, lagos nigeria
oil free moisturizer, lagos nigeria, humid climate: Hi Olasumbo, Yes, the cleansing product you re using is excellent for your skin type. Also, I assume you re using Mary Kay s Oil Free Moisturizer? Any moisturizer you use should be oil free. Mary Kay skin care is some of the best, in my opinion. ...

Makeup & Skincare: Airbrush foundation, traditional makeup, makeup kit
traditional makeup, makeup kit, makeup products: Hi Tee! First congratulations on your purchase! Once you work out any issues you are having you will love having the airbrush. You really should not have to pull back all the way on the lever. The slightest pull on the lever should push the makeup through....

Makeup & Skincare: Best foundation for 50 + Las Vegas NV climate, mineral makeup, dry climate
mineral makeup, dry climate, mineral powders: Mineral powders are great because they have natural sunblock in them as well, just pick the color that matches your skin tone the most and blend into your skin in swirling motions with a mineral powder brush. Its fine for a dry climate, just make sure you...

Makeup & Skincare: Make Up for Blondes, brow gel, brows
brow gel, brows, lashes: Well you have a couple of options. 1- Get your lashes and brows professionally tinted. This will darken your lashes and brows without having to use any product daily. There is upkeep involved and you need to visit a spa or licensed professional to have...

Makeup & Skincare: Daily Cleansing Routine, microderm abrasion, salicylic acid acne
microderm abrasion, salicylic acid acne, skin care regime: Hello Nidhi, I m a bit confused about the order that you use the products. 1. cleanser 2.Scrub 3.toner 4.moisturizer That should be the correct order that you should be using for your cleansing regime. You do need a make up remover to remove all...

Makeup & Skincare: Facial Scabs, regimine, skin system
regimine, skin system, scabs: you have to let nature take its course and let scabs fall off. take a look at this safe microdermabrasion set. men and women can use this as often as every 2 days: http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/antiaging/timewisemicrodermabrasionset/default.aspx...

Makeup & Skincare: Facial scrub, usage frequency, abrasion
usage frequency, abrasion, texture: hello, it really depends on the texture of your skin and the level of abrasion your scrub delivers. Usually scrubs should be used twice a week, however there are scrubs designed for daily use. please read the directions of the recommended usage frequency...

Makeup & Skincare: First facial, eye brow wax, eyebrow wax
eye brow wax, eyebrow wax, facialist: Hello Brooke, Congratulations to you and your sister both for deciding to have your first facial! Any redness should subside in one or two days after the facial, unless you have extremely sensitive skin. Eye brow wax can be done on the same day as your...

Makeup & Skincare: what makeup is best for me, medium blonde hair, lip glosses
medium blonde hair, lip glosses, maybelline: Hi Ashley! I really love Maybelline, Almay and Neutrogena products. You are yound and don t need a ton of product to accentuate your features. Almay has eyeshadow sets you can purchase based on your eye color, they are really beautiful colors. I recommend...

Makeup & Skincare: what makeup should i use, medium blonde hair, face shape
medium blonde hair, face shape, eyeshadow: At 15 I would recommend a little cheek gel on the apples for a little bit of natural looking color, some brown or maroon/ purple mascara for your eyes, and maybe some shimmery cream colored eyeshadow on the lower lids to make them stand out a little more....

Makeup & Skincare: what makeup should i wear, medium blonde hair, sephora
medium blonde hair, sephora, foundation product: Hi Ashlyn, Any liquid foundation product you would find at Target or any drugstore will work. There are dozens of good name brands. But going to a cosmetics counter like Macy s or Sephora will allow you to match a color before you buy it. You ll simply...

Makeup & Skincare: Prom make up, brow bone, silk dress
brow bone, silk dress, smoky eye: I would recommend a light smoky eye with either brown or grey tones only on the top lid to make your eyes appear bigger. Go with a nice cheek gel for color and longevity and a pretty pale long lasting lip gloss, so as the night goes on if it comes off it...

Makeup & Skincare: Purple Mascara ?, purple things, lashes
purple things, lashes, mascara: The thing with colored mascara is that it doesn t really show... it gives a slight tint to the lashes that isn t really noticeable unless you are out in direct sunlight and even then it might be really slight. You could try another purple from another company...

Makeup & Skincare: product question, dark circles under your eyes, natural sunscreen
dark circles under your eyes, natural sunscreen, fair complexion: I would recommend the mineral powder foundations since they naturally absorb extra oil from your skin throughout the day and make you look more glowy than oily. It also has natural sunscreen in it and healing properties. Then, if you do start to get oily...

Makeup & Skincare: products, fair complexion, black circles
fair complexion, black circles, matte finish: Hi Michelle- I love Dior Nude skin foundation. The liquid is amazing because it is a hydro mineralized water base, 100% pure pigment which means no color change, and the more you wear it the better your skin gets! It also feels like your wearing nothing....

Makeup & Skincare: products, dark under eye circles, pore minimizer
dark under eye circles, pore minimizer, revlon color stay: Hello Michelle~ Dark under eye circles are often caused by a deficiency of a vitamin. It may be vitamin K or vitamin C. I recommend you see your doctor about this first. There s a product called Vita-K Solution that s suppose to help diminish dark under...

Makeup & Skincare: prom makeup, pictures of smoky eyes, eye makeup
pictures of smoky eyes, eye makeup, smoky eye: The best thing to do is accentuate your eyes and keep the rest light so your eyes pop. Tips for a smoky eye... stay away from black, try either silvery grey or purple maybe depending on what color your dress is. Find pictures of smoky eyes you like and then...

Makeup & Skincare: Shampoo, soap molds, coconut oil
soap molds, coconut oil, lye solution: Hi Mike- Kiss My Face Olive Oil Shampoo is great! Here is a great recipe for at home 2 lb 10 oz olive oil 1 lb 7 oz of solid-type vegetable shortening 1 lb coconut oil 10-1/4 oz lye (sodium hydroxide) 2 pints water 1-1/2 oz glycerine...

Makeup & Skincare: Shampoo, Olive Oil Shampoo
Olive Oil Shampoo: Hi Mike, Manor Hall Soap Company is the only one I know of off the top of my head www.manorhallsoapcompany.com As for homemade....I would just do an internet search on the subject as I have no recipes per se. Good luck, Mike! Sincerely, Linda...

Makeup & Skincare: Sister Lines to Cosmetic Companies, cosmetic companies, ojon
cosmetic companies, ojon, jennifer jennifer: Jennifer- Yes most do. Lancome has loreal and Estee lauder owns some of the following including: Aveda Bobbi Brown Bumble & Bumble Clinique Good Skin MAC Ojon Origins Prescriptives Clarins American Beauty Flirt! So I would suggest American...

Makeup & Skincare: Skin tone occurances, custom blend, world population
custom blend, world population, skin tone: Neutral skin tone accounts for about 2% of the population. Everyone else is either warm or cool. All I have for resources are the papers and information I got when I took my training for make-up and custom blend foundations. MY best suggestion would be...

Makeup & Skincare: Sunblock, sunscreen, SPF
sunscreen, SPF, oxybenzone: Hi Lina~ Recent studies have shown concern about the safety of a compound called oxybenzone, which is used in most popular sunscreens. But the research on oxybenzone is limited. Most recently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a...

Makeup & Skincare: skin glow, skin glow, oily skin
skin glow, oily skin, dietician: Hi! I am not a dietician so I think you should redirect the first part of your question to the proper experts. It sounds to me that your skin already glows though being that you have oily skin (the best tyoe of skin to have). I am also not sure why you would...

Makeup & Skincare: skin glow and treatment for oily skin, treatment for oily skin, whole grains
treatment for oily skin, whole grains, skin glow: ok, first things first- for glowing skin. Make sure to drink plenty of water all day long, stay away from fast food, greasy food, and empty carbohydrates. Lots of fruit and veggies, whole grains, and avoid sugar. Now, if your skin is oily it means its...

Makeup & Skincare: soap, antibacterial hand soap, facial soap
antibacterial hand soap, facial soap, clinique anti blemish solutions: There are a couple out there, but the two I have heard the most about are Cuticura Medicated Anti-Bacterial Bar Soap and Clinique Anti-Blemish Solutions Antibacterial Facial Soap. They are both supposed to be really good. Hope this helps- good luck...

Makeup & Skincare: Tan vs Pale, bronzer, moisturisers
bronzer, moisturisers, pale skin: Because you are so pale the traditional bronzer s wont work on you, they will do exactly what you describe above. Try something that is more peachy golden, or apricot in color, not a bronzer per se. A fabulous bronzer from Nilens Jord (Danish brand - I...

Makeup & Skincare: Want to grow eyebrow, concoctions, eyebrow
concoctions, eyebrow, hair growth: Hi Bath- Unfortunately, eyebrows, like all the rest of the hair on your body, do not do well when promoted with medications, lotions or other concoctions. In most cases, you will find these products may not work even if they are promising it. The fact is...

Makeup & Skincare: How to 'make up', natural sunscreen, mineral powders
natural sunscreen, mineral powders, layers of skin: Mineral powders are nice because they are light, it involves only one step, they have natural sunscreen in them, and healing qualities because of what they are made of. Find a color that matches your skin color the best and blend in a swirling motion into...

Makeup & Skincare: Applying foundation and concealer on bad skin..., shampoo and conditioner, applying foundation
shampoo and conditioner, applying foundation, concealer: I dont wash mine like that because washing them too much not only loosens the glue and makes them shed, but dries out the hairs and ruins them. I am not sure where they got that information, but I don t know anyone that does that with their brushes. I clean...

Makeup & Skincare: Covering redness, physicians formula, mineral powder
physicians formula, mineral powder, specific products: Well, first- you probably just turn red from either the heat in the air or because you are burning slightly. Do you use sunscreen? If you don t I would recommend you use sunscreen every day, the higher SPF the better. This may prevent you from turning red....

Makeup & Skincare: Covering redness, mineral powder, travel size
mineral powder, travel size, spritzer: Sam- I would opt for a great mineral powder such as Dior Nude. Its a water based product and tones down the red while improving your skin with a cooling effect. The other option would be to carry a water spritzer like evian travel size. Good Luck Ambe...

Makeup & Skincare: How to choose the right red?, red lipstick, red lips
red lipstick, red lips, bing cherry: When you are looking at the reds for lipstick look for the ones that look a little blue. Think of the red colors like this... the color of a fire engine is slightly on the orange side, and the color of a bing cherry is on the blue side. You are more than...

Makeup & Skincare: desparate......, jewel tones, foundation color
jewel tones, foundation color, eye colors: Hi Patsy- Well, I am not sure how your spots look but here are some recommendations. You can pretty much do any eye colors: Jewel tones such as saphire blue, amethyst,Gold,Silver would all look great. Also try some neutrals such as navy or teal. Mac...

Makeup & Skincare: eye cream, best anti wrinkle eye cream, mary kay products
best anti wrinkle eye cream, mary kay products, eye gel: i support and stand by all mary kay products. they are fantastic and very affordable! take a look at these products: http://www.marykay.com/skincare//lipeyecare/default.aspx i can assit you with answering any questions about these products and with ordering...

Makeup & Skincare: eyelash extensions, eyelash extensions, sure what kind
eyelash extensions, sure what kind, hair base: Rubi- Hi the professional that applied them should be able to assist you on this. Especially since I am not sure what kind do you have? There are different types. I recommend bioelements make up remover $30. Its silicone and oil free. I would caution...

Makeup & Skincare: Lasting eyeliner, applying eyeshadow, oily eyelids
applying eyeshadow, oily eyelids, makeup artists: Try applying eyeshadow that s the same shade on top to help set the eyeliner. If this doesn t work then try finding the mixing medium that pro makeup artists use to turn eye shadow into eyeliner. That sets really well and holds all day. Hope this helps-...

Makeup & Skincare: product recommendation, olay regenerist, alpha hydroxy
olay regenerist, alpha hydroxy, mineral powder: I am about your age, I live in Miami, and here is what I do. I use and anti-aging facial cleanser that exfoliates gently, try the Olay Regenerist Cleanser. Then I use an Alpha Hydroxy Moisturizer with sunscreen in it for the day time and an anti-aging night...

Makeup & Skincare: What is a skin toner?, gentle toner, skin tightener
gentle toner, skin tightener, skin whitener: Ok, first off- a toner is a skin tightener. Witch hazel is a natural toner and astringent. Its nice because not only is it simple, completely natural and cheap, but it works well and is gentle. Toner is not the same as a skin lightener or bleach. Next,...

Makeup & Skincare: 5 oclock shadow itches, men's moisturizing lotion, skin care
men's moisturizing lotion, skin care, Target: Hi Murphy~ Simply apply a good moisturizing lotion before bed each night. Your skin is dry--that s what s causing the itching. Some suggestions (you can find these products at any drugstore or Target, Walmart, etc.) are: Lab Series Skin Care for Men -...

Makeup & Skincare: 5 oclock shadow that itches, razor burn, bikini zone
razor burn, bikini zone, clippers: Hello Murphy I would use a product made for women s razor burn and rashes. It is a gel you can put on after you shave so it would be okay to put it on your face at anytime. This should stop the itching. The product I have in mind is called bikini zone. I...

Makeup & Skincare: burn, sunless tanning product, tanned skin
sunless tanning product, tanned skin, shoulders: Hello Sam~ You re on the right track. You could use a sunless tanning product on the lighter spots in the meantime. Be sure to blend well though and only use it on the lighter spots or it will darken your tanned skin, too. Good luck! Linda Gearke...

Makeup & Skincare: creams, mature skin, olay
mature skin, olay, moisturizer: Gabrielle- Yes and no. Brand names use different technology and ingredients hence the higher price point. I am not sure if you mean a hydrating moisturizer or antiaging. Antiaging drugstore Olay regenirist is good. If hydrating cetaphil. Good Luck Ambe...

Makeup & Skincare: desparate......, jewel tones, foundation color
jewel tones, foundation color, eye colors: Hi Patsy- Well, I am not sure how your spots look but here are some recommendations. You can pretty much do any eye colors: Jewel tones such as saphire blue, amethyst,Gold,Silver would all look great. Also try some neutrals such as navy or teal. Mac...

Makeup & Skincare: Eyeshadow, natural shades, isla fisher
natural shades, isla fisher, eye shadows: Hello Mattie, Thank you so much for writting me. I think that a lot of red heads look really beautiful with the right eye shadow. Natural shades are really the best to go with. I know what you mean when you say most look unflattering. Hopefully my...

Makeup & Skincare: What eye makeup should i wear so my already small eyes don't look smaller and squinty?, wear makeup, eye makeup
wear makeup, eye makeup, outer eye: Hello Marie, Put a cream/white shimmer eye shadow in the inner corner of you eyelid and underneath your eye. Then highlight your brown with the same color. Then add a peach matte shade over the outer eye lid. put a little light brown in your crease.Add...

Makeup & Skincare: facewash, dermotologist, face wash
dermotologist, face wash, skin type: i recommend seeing a dermotologist for the cyst for great skin care visit: http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/default.aspx you need a great cleanser, moisturizer and solution for your skin type. also microdermabrasion is great! http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/agefighting/timewisemicrodermabrasionset/default.aspx...

Makeup & Skincare: hair, dear doctor, abhishek
dear doctor, abhishek, facial hair: Dear Abhishek~ There is an excellent product called Just For Men that helps to color men s facial hair as it greys. You can visit www.justformen.com to learn more. This product is available at any drugstore and most grocery stores. Application is easy,...

Makeup & Skincare: hello, light makeup, dove soap
light makeup, dove soap, oily surface: Well actually dior at $45 is pretty average for foundations in dept store. Clinique is more modestly priced around $20 or so.I would not do a really cheap foundation as this is on your skin all day and it really does make a difference. Splurge on the foundation...

Makeup & Skincare: Men's Cologne, scented lotion, hair hair
scented lotion, hair hair, cologne: Hello Murphy, Spray it twice in front of you and then walk through it. If you do this with bare skin it will last longer. If you brush your hair spray it in the comb and then brush your hair. Hair absorbs smells more than anything else. You can also...

Makeup & Skincare: minimizing pores!, aspirin mask, minimizing pores
aspirin mask, minimizing pores, pore minimizer: Hello Katie, There is nothing wrong with your routine. Honestly, the only pore minimizer that works are the ones that are higher priced. There is no way to get around it. There are temporary solutions like getting a cold wet towel to your face but you...

Makeup & Skincare: Natural Makeup, natural makeup, eye makeup
natural makeup, eye makeup, heavy eye: Good make up application does require a certian knowledge, training and talent. Sometimes the women that do make up in a salon are not as well trained because they do hair as well. However, if you get a good set of make up then application will be easy....

Makeup & Skincare: Products for combination skin, cheecks, clean skin
cheecks, clean skin, combination skin: Mathew- WOAH! I am exhausted just reading about the cleaning your doing. Sounds like your cleansing too much and using too many products to address the issue. You have the right idea about using a scrub but you only need to use it twice a week or if its...

Makeup & Skincare: prevent aging early, body moisturizer, elizabeth arden
body moisturizer, elizabeth arden, good face: I think that anti- aging products are a great idea. I think that you should absolutely invest in come anti- aging products. Moisturizers are a great place to start. I believe that you should look at the Pro X collection. I don’t know what your budget...

Makeup & Skincare: Shadows/ Liners/Mascara, color advice, greenish eyes
color advice, greenish eyes, kahki: Michele- You can use pretty much any color liner. For natural but a touch of color kahki is great too or dark brown. Mascara in black is fine you can also try brown for a subtle look. Violet liner looks great with moss green shadow or champagne eyeshadow....

Makeup & Skincare: Skin Whiteing, coco butter, clear acne
coco butter, clear acne, minimal results: Hello Tella, The best thing you can get for your stretch marks is Strivectin for stretch marks. However, this product is very expensive (over $100) for a bottle. I don t know your budget but you might prefer something more affordable like Coco...

Makeup & Skincare: shadow underneath eyes, great foundation, eye cream
great foundation, eye cream, aveeno: Hello Lisa, Always get one shade lighter. Then blend the make up into your foundation. One shade is not that big of a difference so it should blend very well. If there is a huge difference than it is more than a shade. You will have to find a make...

Makeup & Skincare: skin, oil free moisturizer, bad acne
oil free moisturizer, bad acne, dematologist: Hello Krystine~ I am not familiar with the product your dermatologist has prescribed. I would suggest that you also be using an oil-free moisturizer. That should rememdy this problem. And, I suggest you speak with you dermatologist for a recommendation...

Makeup & Skincare: skin..., cheek bone, compact powder
cheek bone, compact powder, skin toner: Hi Tiffany, Well if you have pores that are open, you don t want tant to use compact powder. Stick to a mousse or a liquid. Even a tinted foundation would be a lot better just till they clear up. There are a few lotions you can use, blackhead cleanser is...

Makeup & Skincare: skin care post pregnancy, months of pregnancy, elizabeth arden
months of pregnancy, elizabeth arden, skin type: for great skin care visit: http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/default.aspx you need a great cleanser, moisturizer and solution for your skin type. also microdermabrasion is great! http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/agefighting/timewisemicrodermabrasionset/default.aspx...

Makeup & Skincare: Again skin whitening, coco butter, suntan lotion
coco butter, suntan lotion: Hi, That is okay. Spf 70 will only allow you skin to go back to its natural color. It will make you as light as you originally are. You can try CoCo butter too. The suntan lotion will work within a week. The CoCo butter will lighten a little within too weeks.Thank...

Makeup & Skincare: how to make small eyes look bigger and not squinty, perfect colors, outer eye
perfect colors, outer eye, how to put on makeup: I am so sorry it took me so long to reply. I had to do a little research. It is easy to thing of the exact color and find it when you are in a store but because there are so many brands I had to check a few websites to find the perfect colors. I say you...

Makeup & Skincare: sunburn, aloe vera product, natural moisturizers
aloe vera product, natural moisturizers, body composition: Hello Kayli, I have been sunburned enough to make this my area of expertise. Once I stayed in a tanning bed for 20 min after not being tanning for a few months and I was red like a lobster for a week. First there is no telling how long you will be red...

Makeup & Skincare: tones i should use?, yellow undertones, powder blush
yellow undertones, powder blush, drugstore products: Hello, Sorry I didn t orignally reply to your question, my account was temproarily disabled due to a technical difficulty! Well your features and tones sound quite similar too mine! Well for blush you want to stick to a light peach/pinky colour. And for...

Makeup & Skincare: weird acne, ounce glasses, diet drink
ounce glasses, diet drink, acnefree: Dear Ariana, What you describe sounds like whiteheads to me. The main things that contribute to contribute to breakouts, whether it be acne or whiteheads are diet, bacteria and pore-clogging make-up. Her are some tips to help you clear up your whiteheads...

Makeup & Skincare: make up, exact product name, urban decay
exact product name, urban decay, dark eye: Hello Kaitlyn, Thank you for getting back to me so quickly! I love this product. There are a few ways to wear it that will really spruce up your look. The first and most common way to wear this eyeliner is over your regular eyeliner. It looks...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne Products, acne treatment, Epiduo
acne treatment, Epiduo, peroxide: Hello Justice~ I m not completely familiar with Epiduo, so I can t recommend it. However, you can visit epiduo.com and there s lots of good information there. I encourage you to share it with your mom, so you can both make an educated decision. Start...

Makeup & Skincare: Aloe vera gel, aloe vera gel, best moisturizer
aloe vera gel, best moisturizer, pure aloe vera gel: No problem sweetie. Thats the thing with aloe vera, there are many different kinds suitable for certain types. Ones specilizing in dry skin, oily skin, combination etc. As I said, give it a try and see how it goes, you might be surpirsed with the results although...

Makeup & Skincare: acne, acne treatment, medicated cleanser
acne treatment, medicated cleanser, personal care: Hi Nikki~ I recommend you apply a good acne treatment cleanser to a long handled back brush (be sure the bristles aren t too stiff, they should be pliable) and gently scrub your back with it daily in the shower. I ve heard great results with this approach....

Makeup & Skincare: bronzer application, jaw line, letter 3
jaw line, letter 3, forehead: Laura- Hi the easiest way is to do the letter 3 starting at middle of your forehead loop around temple across cheek and loop out and around your jaw line. Do one on each side of your face and then sweep across bridge of nose. Natural and beautiful. good...

Makeup & Skincare: Choosing a Foundation, skin tones, skin tone
skin tones, skin tone, cover girl: The best thing to do is have two different foundations, one for your lightest and one for your darkest and then mix for the in-between times. Thats the best way and then you are sure to utilize all of your foundation too. Another route you can go is to get...

Makeup & Skincare: Eye shadow /Eye brow Colors, eye brows, light brown eyes
eye brows, light brown eyes, black eyeliner: Hi Andrea, Thank you for asking me a question! First, I would like to say that you might want to change your eyeshadow since from your email I can tell you are not satisfied from it. For red hair and brown eyes I recommend dropping the pink. I think...

Makeup & Skincare: Face Lotion, dark circles under eyes, circles under eyes
dark circles under eyes, circles under eyes, face lotion: take a look at a moisturizer for your skin type: http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare//moisturization/default.aspx In general you need a good cleanser, moisturizer and perhaps special care items for your face: take a look at these age fighting skin...

Makeup & Skincare: HELP!!!!, large pores, lip color
large pores, lip color, matte finish: Cindi- i love dior forever foundation it comes in a compact a matte finish and moderate to full coverage. For lipstick look for something close to your natural lip color. There are tons of color stay products but I prefer stains. They last a lot longer....

Makeup & Skincare: hello, light makeup, dove soap
light makeup, dove soap, oily surface: Hi again. I mean a good soap to clean your face. That is a cleanser. Toner restores the ph balance in your skin ( the oil to water ratio of your skin). I would recommend a great natural foundation like Dior Nude liquid foundation. It is a water based mineral...

Makeup & Skincare: marketing, marketing skin care products, marketing my own products advice
marketing skin care products, marketing my own products advice: Hello Nikki~ First of all, congratulations on such an entrepenurial spirit at such a young age! I m very impressed. You are sure to be a huge success one day. Since I don t know what type of products you re trying to market, I m not sure how to best...

Makeup & Skincare: Pores, healthy skin care, blackheads on nose
healthy skin care, blackheads on nose, rosy cheeks: consider seeing a doctor. in regards to a healthy skin care regimine look at these age fightng products: http://www.marykay.com/nisawhite/skincare/default.aspx select a cleanser, moisturizer for your skin type also look at these special treatments...

Makeup & Skincare: serious hair loss, shampoo, hair
shampoo, hair: Hello Suprita~ Dandruff does not directly cause hair loss. However, dandruff can cause the scalp to become itchy and irritated. If your response to this itchiness is to excessively rub and scratch your scalp, this could be causing you to lose hair. Most...

Makeup & Skincare: sweating, prescription antiperspirants, general anesthetic
prescription antiperspirants, general anesthetic, thoracic cavity: Hello Tina~ People who sweat excessively often suffer from a condition known as Hyperhidrosis. I encourage you to see a doctor about this to determine if you have this condition. There are prescription antiperspirants that are very effective in treating...

Makeup & Skincare: Toxin free make-up, natural health food store, natural health food
natural health food store, natural health food, health food store: You could try Physicians Formula, they have an organic line of products, or go to a natural health food store and see what they carry there. True mineral makeup only has the minerals in it, so they should be toxin and additive free, but I would always check...

Makeup & Skincare: Acne and Pores, ounce glasses, diet drink
ounce glasses, diet drink, drying agent: Dear Stephanie~ Here is the common response I give to teens wanting to clear up their breakouts. The main things that contribute to breakouts are diet, bacteria and pore-clogging make-up. Here are some common tips I offer anyone with breakouts.... 1)...