You’re invited to Red Lipstick Night! Learn all the tricks from finding your best shade to making the color last so you can pull off a red lip, one of my all-time favorite looks. Join me, facial plastic surgeon Dr. Steven Dayan and the True Skin Center (845 N. Michigan Ave. Ste. 923E) on Sept. 30th from 5:30pm-8pm for an incredible evening of beauty. Enjoy a lip stain station, gloss bar, plumping room, smile consultations, tips to mastering the red lip, gift bags, and more! All the details are below. Click here to RSVP (all proceeds from tickets will be donated to a local family in need). Hope to see you there!
Looking younger can be as simple as choosing the right makeup. Watch my latest TV segment on WGN’s and CLTV’s Living Healthy Chicago for age-defying makeup tips. Now that you’re equipped with the best tips, here are my product picks: Prep the skin with a Primer: Lorac aquaPRIME, $30, is oil-free so it’s great for sensitive skin. Get flawless skin with a semi-matte Foundation: MAC Mineralize SatinFinish SPF 15 Foundation, $29.50 Keep Eye Shadows neutral: I like the following shades: Napoleon Perdis Ultra Pearl in #28 or #46, $18 each; Pixi Fair Light Solos Eye Shadow, $14; www.target.com JK Jemma Kidd I-Design Eye Color in Vanity Fair, $16; www.target.com Laura Mercier Eye Colour in Burnished, $22; Curl lashes with a Lash Curler: Shu Uemura, $19 Hide dark circles with an Undereye Concealer: Bobbi Brown Brightening Spot Treatment Corrector SPF 25, $35 Fill cheeks with Blush: If you prefer a cream formula, try Maybelline Dream Mouse Blush in Peach Satin or Rose Petal $5.99; drugstores nationwide. If you prefer a powder, try Maybelline Expert Wear Blush in Precious Pink, $4.49; drugstores nationwide. Get luminous skin with a Highlighter: DuWop Doubleglow 7, $25 Enhance Lips with light Gloss. I like Rimmel Royal Gloss, $4.99; drugstores nationwide and Stila Lip Glaze in Papaya, $22.
From left to right, Nars lipstick in Rouge Basque, Bobbi Brown Lip Color in Black Raspberry, Estee Lauder Pure Color Gloss Stick in Midnight Bloom, Guerlain Rouge G Lipstick in Gwen (69).P.S. If you’re thirsting for a new red, head to Sephora. From now until September 15th, $1 of every qualifying red lip purchase, up to $25,000, will be donated in support of The Beauty Bus Foundation. It’s a Los Angeles-based non-profit that enhances the lives of homebound, terminally or chronically ill people and their primary caregivers by treating them to a day of beauty.