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3 Elle.com Spring Hair and Makeup Trends Perfect For Desk To Dinner

 

Outdated  hair and makeup is an easy rut to fall into – especially if you’ve been doing them the same way for a while. While you may have a signature look you love, why not switch things up.

Surprise people a little.  Innovate.

Everyday, we have the opportunity to demonstrate through image that we are relevant in today’s rapidly changing business world. Hair and makeup is a low barrier way to appear relevant to what’s trending.

Here are 3 Elle.com hair and makeup trend ideas for women in leadership:

Do The Twist – An easy fix for your hair after a long day at the office, or on the weekend instead of a ponytail. The low riding version is most sophisticated, and I can see this translating to a chic dinner look. Continue Reading →

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4 Summer Foundation Tips So Your Face Doesn’t “Melt” In The Heat

What did you think of the “What I Wore Last Week” posts on Facebook?

Now, let’s talk about summer foundation. There is nothing worse than when you head into the summer heat, and the sun “melts” your perfectly applied foundation. This happened last week in DC. I was heading to a client’s home to work on their closet, and you know the parking situation in DC.

Thirty minutes later, I finally found a parking spot four blocks away.

Walking the four makeup melting blocks took just enough time. Just enough time to turn my face from dewy-looking to greasy-looking. The closet session was so much fun anyway- I simply shrugged it off and got in the zone – but I vowed to research summer foundation options later.

So wether you are holidaying or working this summer, here are four foundation tips I found to give you beautiful, glowy, not greasy looking visages:

1. Use Primer – Try using primer to keep your makeup in place. According this Allure article, all you need to do is apply a pea-sized dot to your moisturized skin before you apply your concealer and foundation.

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