Some beauty items, like drugstore lip glosses and certain types of mascara, work so well that there's no need to spend more than a few bucks on them. However, there are certain products on the market that perform so amazingly well, they're worth the investment. Check out what we at Team Bella think about what five upscale beauty items warrant the purchase.
For anybody interested in beauty, Kevyn Aucoin is a true icon. The late makeup artist was revered not only for his ability to transform people's appearances, but also for his legendary warmth and kindness. He worked with A-list celebrities including Cher, Tori Amos, Audrey Hepburn, Madonna, Tina Turner. . . . the list goes on and on. Since he's such an important figure in modern makeup history, a trivia tribute was in order. Have fun!Take the Quiz
Patent leather has officially become one of the latest fashion feeding frenzies. What's fabulous about this material is it is very resistant, timeless and sexy - what more could you ask for? As well, patent is no longer reserved for dressing up or accessories only; the new versions of it can be worn day or night, work or play, yay! Because patent is a plenty, and in such fantastic colors, I thought a week long Patent-A-Thon should provide a good fix. Here's the final installment, which shows a few things I came across on my patent travels that I couldn't resist sharing. Enjoy!
A couple more, read more
These new highlighters are gorgeous and easy to wear. They have just the right amount of shimmer to perk you up for party season and to brighten your wintry complexion. These highlighters can be used in the corners of your eyes, under your brow bones, on the upper part of your cheekbones or on your decollete. Enjoy!
Kevyn Aucoin Beauty Liquid Shimmer is a liquid highlighter and just a little bit goes a long way. His products always create greatness. Use it everywhere to create a luminous and dewy effect. Buy it here for $22. Available in pink, white, and gold.
Jemma Kidd Shimmer Stick is a crème stick that adds a touch of radiance to the high points of your face. Just dab it to the areas that you would like to see sparkle and blend. Buy it here for $25. Available in platinum, white gold and camouflage.
For one last highlighter read more