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 [...]
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 [...]
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!
Winter is a very special season featuring a myriad of things to be excited for; Christmas traditions, cozy weather, and time spent with family are all obvious examples, but another thing that always brightens my day is, of course, the thought of makeup. This post is dedicated to five beauty products that help make me enthusiastic for the cooler months ahead.
There are so many things in life that make me truly happy and rose gold is most definitely one of them! With its effortlessly glamorous, feminine, and sophisticated undertones, this trendy yet timeless metallic color has gradually infiltrated into almost all aspects of my life, especially my makeup collection. To honor my signature shade, I have chosen six of my most loved rose gold makeup products to share with you in hopes of helping you add more of this perfect hue to your cosmetic bag.
As the temperature decreases, the dullness of our skin increases and many of us are left to embark on a never-ending quest to attain oh-so-coveted luminosity. Despite how it may seems, achieving the perfect glow that everyone dreams of is not impossible -- not even with the driest of skin or in the harshest of Winters. Just follow these five simple steps and you will completely forget that your complexion was once anything but luminous!