Audrey Hepburn is one of my most favorite old Hollywood icons, not only because of her timeless beauty and effortlessly chic attitude, but also because of her selfless character. Audrey's iconic makeup as Holly Golightly in the 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany's was done by Wally Westmore and is absolute perfection. Today, I tried my very best to [...]
The dictionary defines makeup as "cosmetics such as lipstick or powder applied to the face, used to enhance or alter the appearance," but for me, this word means so much more. Makeup is art, passion, and self-expression, but most importantly, makeup is the ultimate act of self-love. No one should ever feel obligated to wear makeup [...]
CHANEL Ombre Première Longwear Cream Eyeshadow in 'Scintillance' This shimmery champagne is the perfect lid shade for a glamorous everyday look and I love how beautifully it enhances every eye color. Paired with a warm matte shadow in the crease, this creates a sophisticated and multi-dimensional eye look in no time.For more details about this [...]
For today's blog post, I am combining my two most-loved things -- my family and makeup! My mom and I decided to put the cosmetics we have been using in two separate makeup bags and then switch products so that I use her makeup and she uses mine. If you want to see how it went, then please keep scrolling.
When I gathered the courage to publish my very first blog post, I felt excited, nervous, and proud; nearly three years later, I am experiencing those exact same feelings as I launch my very own website -- http://www.makeupbymakena.com!