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Musings/Interviews

Thomas Kuebler: The Man and Mind Behind the Curiosities

There’s a good chance you may have seen one of Tom’s works online somewhere. Taken a quick double-take at the eccentric character on your screen and continued with your day. Yes, the chances are, you saw an unusual-looking character and thought nothing more of it. Except for the fact that it wasn’t a person at …

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Makeup

Makeup Station Review (Product Breakdown 2021)

I recently posted an Instagram story featuring my newest on-set investment. Namely, a Bisley 5-drawer cabinet from The Container Store. The story garnered many inquiries about what products it had inside. As many of my peers and fellow makeup artists wrote to me asking what makeup I use and exactly what products I had stored …

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Skincare

How To Heal Your Dry Hands With Biossance Hand Cream

As I have mentioned in other posts, winter brings us, among other things, dry hands! Add to that, the use of hand sanitizer and washing our hands at every opportune moment, it’s no wonder our hands feel rougher than a 24 grit sheet of sandpaper! I’m a big collector and user of hand creams. Working …

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Makeup

Things You Should Know About Alcohol Based Makeup

Or, a beginner’s guide to the world of alcohol-based makeup! I remember back to my very first alcohol activated paint makeup palette. I was still in makeup school. And very much a beginner, learning the basics of makeup artistry. My first alcohol palette was a REEL Creations Palette. It was one of the only alcohol …

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Skincare

This Rule Breaker May Be Beauty’s Best Kept Secret!

Anyone that knows me knows I am a big, big fan of Sonia Roselli. She is a one-of-a-kind human being. The real-deal in the beauty world. Sonia is a no-nonsense, truth-talker. Her willingness to share and teach (check out her educational empire that is Glossischool) puts her in a game all on her own. When …

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Skincare

Sonia Roselli Water Balm; a Skincare Holy Grail?

Well, it certainly holds water! We are all aware of the exorbitant prices of some skincare products on the market, right? And sometimes, you want nothing more than an affordable alternative. In effect, most times, efficiency is all we are really looking for. Do you remember when 2 in 1 hair shampoos came out of …