These limited-edition hair accessories from famed jewelry designer Erickson Beamon shine when worn alone or together. Try arranging the barrettes in a delicate design at the crown of your head for a Gatsby-inspired, art-deco 'do.
Romy Soleimani, our Beauty Director-at-Large, began by prepping the complexion with Origins Plantscription Youth-renewing face oil. During the colder months, skin care oils are essential for maintaining moisture and ensuring smooth color application. ORIGINS
Next she applied Moisturizing Foundation Primer by Anna Sui to keep cheek color in place and concealed the dark areas under the eye and around the nose and mouth with Prescriptives Flawless Skin Concealer Broad Spectrum SPF 25. ANNA SUI
Spectrum SPF 25,
Level 2 Cool
To create a rich neutral eye with a hint of gold, build color gradually. Blend a berry shade like NARS Blush in Seduction or any of the rosy shadows from the Smashbox Photo Op Eye Shadow Trio in Vignette with a metallic shadow like Anna Sui Eye Shadow in #852 Metallic Bronze or apply both shadows in The Eye Shadow Duo in #250 (Rose Gold/Iced Plum) by Kevyn Aucoin.
A small brush like the Jane Iredale Small Fluff Brush is best for laying heavy color close to the lash line or for blurring the edges of eyeliner. To soften shadow or to blend several shades, use a blending brush like the Paula Dorf Eye Blender Brush.
Small Fluff Brush
Eye Blender Brush
Comb your brows up with a pencil that has a spooled brush, fill in any sparse areas and brush again to soften and blend. Finish with a coat of bareMinerals Lash Domination 10-in-1 Volumizing Mascara in Intense Black.
Mascara, Intense Black
Romy brushed NARS Blush in Seduction onto the cheekbones and tapped Hello Light Anti-Aging Créme Radiance Illuminator around the orbital bone for radiance. To add a dash of drama to your holiday party look, try The Expert Lip Color in Bloodroses (Deep Blood Red) by Kevyn Aucoin with a touch of NARS Blush in Seduction on the center of the lips for added depth and dimension.
The Expert Lip
(Deep Blood Red)
Add sparkle to your nails to complement the jewels in your hair. Try Deborah Lippmann Nail Color in Stronger created with Kelly Clarkson or Deborah Lippmann Nail Color in Va Va Voom or start with a dark base color and add a light glitter polish, like Deborah Lippmann Nail Color in Glitter and Be Gay.
Nail Color, Stronger
created with Kelly
Nail Color, Glitter
and Be Gay