Spring Makeup Trend

Spring Makeup Trends

Published On March 7, 2013 | By Toni Spilsbury | Fashion & Beauty, Fashion Fridays, Shopping, Trends, Women

Spring Is Here- Do You Have the Right Makeup?

Foundation

Forget heavy foundations and smokey eyes this Spring.  According to local fashion expert and CEO of Joliesse and Las Vegas Fashion Week, Jenifer Strom, this hottest makeup trend this Spring is “natural”.

Spring Makeup Trend

Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20

“That’s easy for you to say”, I think when Strom, 28, describes how less foundation and eye makeup with a heavier lipstick will keep you on trend this fashion season.  She reassured me that even at 40, I could get the coverage I needed and moisturizer to smooth those (not so) fine lines by using a tinted moisturizer or “BB cream”.

Jenifer suggests using a light BB cream for foundation, like Laura Mercier’s Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20 ($43 Sephora) that hydrates skin and softens fine lines with a sheer hint of colour for a healthy, dewy glow.  Another great BB cream is Garnier BB Cream, suggests Strom, which sells for about $11 at many local retailers including Target, Ulta and Walmart.

Spring Makeup Trend

Garnier BB Cream

Use Garnier BB Cream with minimal eye makeup and mascara then a “pop” of blush and a big pop of color to the lips.

 

Cheeks

Our staff picks to get the perfect pop of Spring color is NARS Blush in “Orgasm” (a peachy pink with golden shimmer)…. that name does describe the color, doesn’t it?  We found ours at Ulta.

My personal favorite blush is Coralista by benefit.  It gives me a golden peachy shimmer.   Yes, I got my blush last season, but I think it will do the trick for Spring 2013 as well.  New products by benefit that I can’t wait to try this Spring are Dandenlion Face Brightening Powder and “Coral My World”!

NARS-Spring-2013-Makeup (1)

 

Lips

Red is all the craze this Spring to give that big “pop” of color.  Our staff picks for lipstick this Spring include Cover Girls lipstick in Hot.  My personal favorites are Kat Von D in “A Go Go” which is a reddish coral color.

Kat Von D lipstick in A Go Go

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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About The Author

Toni Spilsbury is a blogger, brand strategist and social media producer in addition to being a philanthropist and mother…. but not in that order. From busy corporate gal to even busier mom of four, one with special needs, Toni established an online connection with today’s on-the-go moms as someone who understands the unique demands of working moms. In 2005, Toni co-founded the Nevada Blind Children Foundation and began working to build the first school for the blind in Nevada. With a passion for cooking, creating her own recipes and a desire to merge her family life and career, Toni wrote a book The Organized Cook in 2009 before embarking on a journey through branding, blogging, social media and e-commerce that gained her an insight and passion for the unique niche of content-driven e-commerce. Toni’s second book, Because of Connor, is due out in late 2013 which gives readers an insight into the unique struggle of life’s ups and downs when set against the backdrop of caring for and coming to grips with a severely medically fragile son.

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