Oprah Winfrey Surprise Farewell Spectacular inspired look!

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Hi Gorgeous! It’s been 25 years of the Oprah Winfrey show, and now she is down to 2 hours and 2 shows! The Surprise Oprah Farewell Specactular show taping has been filled with celebrity guests and friends and prior guests to surprise her and thank her for her show and service.

I have grown up watching this show! So I have done a short how to video on how to get the Oprah farewell show look. Ponytail included! Enjoy!

Products used:
Skincare: Systeme 41 day creme and eye creme
Foundation: Borghese mineral makeup spf 20
Blush: Borghese Rose Brilliante
Eyeshadow: Dior quad 780
Eyeliner: Sheercover Espresso Shot creme eyeliner
Lips: Makeup Designory lip glaze in Java
Mascara: L’Oreal Voluminous
Ponytail hair extension: DWTS Kym Johnson in GoGo! Dark brown

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Pirates of the Caribbean 4: On Stranger Tides-Captain Jack Sparrow how to video/tutorial!

Hi Gorgeous! Argghhh! Matey!
Welcome my model Teddy who in a few short photos is going to get his Captain Jack Sparrow look on and be ready for the premeire of Pirates of the Caribbean 4: On Stranger Tides starring Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz.
In this first photo, the face is clean and moisturized.

Next I apply ‘sunburn’ to his cheeks using Milani baked eyeshadow in “I Heart You”.
Captain Jack Sparrow photos seem to always show him with a bit of flush to his cheeks and it’s either a sunburn or the rum!

Next I use Luminess Airbrush tanning system to brown and bronze over the sunburn of the cheeks and just give the fair skin a very sun kissed tan look.
*Note* This Luminess Airbrush tanning system is so easy to use! Stay tuned for a how to video!

I begin to apply Captain Jack Sparrow’s defining facial hair. I mention it in the video-I bought at the last minute from a party shop a “Jack” facial hair kit-but it has the consistency of a rug!
To do it over, I suggest and plan to visit the real costume shop/theatre makeup place and get some spirit gum and a moustache, soul patch, and goatee.

While the glue is setting-sort of-but not very well-I begin to apply the trademark eyeshadow/eyeliner of Captain Jack Sparrow. It at first appears messy and smudgey but it is actually very precise!
1. I rim the eye with Makeup Designory Moss shadow
2. I use Ardell black matte shadow to ‘line’ over the Moss shadow which is a green gold fleck shadow. In the still photos of Johnny Depp it sometimes

brown? Sometimes purple? I just happened to have this gorgeous green on hand! Use the color you feel best in!
3. I take Sheercover Espresso Shot creme eyeliner and make the defined line around the eye.

Now! Half way there! I have one eye made up
and the other is being done in the how to video.
I add on the hair extensions. I am using my dark brown Dancing with the Stars pieces. There are two layers of Go!Go! on him. I did some braids and added a few pieces. I can’t seem to tell in the photos what that bone/defeathered looking feather is that hangs off the top of Capt. Jack’s bandana.
Now, the look is complete and Teddy is ready
for a Pirates of the Caribbean 4 movie premiere party!
On a side note-getting your pirate on is for any age, race, size, shape, or gender!
Here is my Mancub-in full Captain Jack Sparrow HMU!
No rum for the kid though!
Enjoy the how to video and I’ve also posted the funny trailer for the movie. I like that it’s not the traditional scene by scene trailer. Enjoy!

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John Rich of Celebrity Apprentice inspired look-did he win? Or not?

Enjoy the short video! I really think that John Rich, one of country music’s hottest singer/songwriter/producers/other half of Big and Rich fame has won the Celebrity Apprentice this season. But that is personal opinion.

Here is a list of the makeup I’m wearing-enjoy!
Skin: Meaningful Beauty by Cindy Crawford
Foundation: Borghese mineral powder in Light
Cheeks: Borghese blush in Coral
Eyes: Borghese bluse in Coral and Smashbox spring palette
*The star of the video: Tea Tree colored eyeshadow used as eyeliner from Makeup Designory
Liner: Sheer Cover creme eyeliner in Espresso Shot
Mascara: L’Oreal Voluminous
Lips: Borghese Perla Nudo

Ok! Stay tuned to see what happens to John Rich, Lil Jon, Marlee Matlin and Meatloaf on Celebrity Apprentice on NBC tonight!

Christina Aguilera The Voice inspired look-with MUD

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Hello Gorgeous!
Enjoy this short and fun video to get Christina Aguilera’s The Voice ‘judge/coach’ look! Product list below!

On the skin: Meaningful Beauty by Cindy Crawford
GloMinerals in gold
Foundation: Koh Gen Do HD moisturizing foundation
Powder: Mineral Fusion compact
Shadows: Borghese Pucini Plums in Beige/Blue
Brows: Brow Diva in Sophia
Eyeliner: SheerCover in Espresso Shot
Lashes:Ardell #33
Brow sealer: MUD
Lipstick: MUD matte red in LadyBug

To get your MUD go to www.makeupdesignory.com
p.s. thanks for your patience as I learn to edit to support my new webseries show! Get ready for a Streamy!

DWTS Chelsea Kane “The Disney Kid” smokey eye with Sheercover

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Hello Gorgeous!
Get ready to watch Dancing With The Stars tonight and see one of the youngest dancers-Chelsea Kane compete with her partner Mark Ballas for the mirror ball trophy!
I love her fresh, youthful makeup look that she wears from week to week!
I’ve created a short tutorial on how to do a DWTS Chesea Kane “Disney Kid” modified smokey eye-so you can wear it to work or school without getting sideways glances. Enjoy!

Product list:
Foundation: Koh Gen Do
Powder: Makeup Forever HD
Eyes/Lips/Cheeks: Sheercover face palette in Sophisticate
Eyeliner: Sheercover cream liner in Espresso Shot
Lipstick: Milani 112 Vivacious Fuchhsia OR Borghese Primale Pink ( depends on your budget!)
Hair: WEN volumizing spray and texture balm in the Sweet Almond Mint line