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Our new MŌDA™ line launches today and we couldn’t be more excited! Every MŌDA brush features super soft, synthetic filaments, aluminum ferrules for maximum durability, and waterproof handles with a Silk-Touch™ coating for extra comfort and precise makeup application. There’s a lot to choose from within the MŌDA line, so here’s the scoop so you can decide which brushes are right for you. MŌDA Standard—Standard-sized brushes color coded in beautifully bold plum, teal, fuchsia, and coral. Check out the plum brushes for all your powder needs, fuchsia for complexion, teal for our wide selection of eye brushes, and coral for lips. MŌDA EZGLAM Duo Kits—Get the most popular makeup looks with these brush duos, available in Smoky Eye, Cat Eye, Flawless Face, Perfect Complexion, Beautiful Brows, and Luscious Lips. Tutorials are included with the kits to walk you through each look. MŌDA Flip Kits—Travel-sized MŌDA brushes in four combinations—Total Face,...

February 19, 2016 written by Art of Beauty Blog 0 comments

Lipstick can change the look of your outfit or alter your entire persona in just one swipe. Whether you want to go classic with a bright red, or jump on the coral bandwagon, keeping that lipstick on all day is always a problem. Thankfully, there are a few super easy precautions to make sure that color stays on your lips and away from your teeth!   Lela Rose Spring 2011 show Step 1: Exfoliate.  Using a bristled brush (I prefer my toothbrush, but you can use an eyebrow brush if you please), gently exfoliate your lips to make sure they’re as soft as can be. This will help the color apply evenly. Step 2: Prime. I put a little liquid foundation on my fingers and smear it on like lip balm. When you’re wearing a nude color, this keeps your natural lip color from showing through, and it will keep the...

December 04, 2014 written by Art of Beauty Blog 0 comments

Here’s the situation: It’s Saturday night, you’re trying to get ready for a night out with the girls and you are feeling particularly blah. Everyone has that night when your outfit isn’t fitting right, the shoes hurt or your hair is too frizzy. What’s the solution? Jazz up your makeup! When else (besides in a dark, loud club) would glitter eyeliner and/or mascara be totally appropriate? Take advantage of the situation and glitter yourself up for a night! Urban Decay has a fabulous array of glittered products to give some sparkle to your look. If you want a subtle effect, the Lash Tinsel will give your lashes a bit of glimmer and glam that will shimmer under the lights. Urban Decay Lash Tinsel, $18 Another option is to try glitter eyeliner! There are two routes for this look–using liquid liner on top, or using a pencil on the bottom. If...

October 24, 2014 written by Art of Beauty Blog 0 comments