Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Get Rachel Brosnahan’s Heavenly Hynt Beauty Look @The Creative Arts Emmy Awards

A Step by Step Guide by her Makeup Artist Melissa Walsh

Rachel Brosnahan’s go-to red carpet makeup artist Melissa Walsh, whose impressive range of clients span from Zac Posen campaigns to Bazaar to Rolling Stone, and then to Debbie Harry, Carine Roitfeld and Vogue Italia, is a big fan of Hynt’s pure formulations and colors and she gave us some “hynts” how she created Rachel’s look for the Creative Arts Emmy Awards using some of her favorites from yours truly.

To get Rachel’s naturally radiant but still sophisticated complexion and refined feminine look, take these pointers from Melissa on how she achieved her red carpet look. We think it looks just as fitting on the red carpet as it will for tomorrow’s lunch date!

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Why Paraben-free Cosmetics are Better for You and Your Skin

So we all know by now that organic ingredients and “natural” skincare is much better for you and your skin.  To its credit, the beauty industry has come a long way to integrate natural ingredients into their formulations, and tout it, too.  In fact, words like “natural” and “organic” are so trendy that it is becoming harder to differentiate which makeup, creams and skin care is actually best for your skin.  Consider this, many of your go-to products may still contain ingredients that could be causing your body and your skin more harm than good in the long term.  For example, the common artificial preservative made from a blend of alcohol and acid called Paraben, has been linked in certain well known studies to fertility issues and breast cancer; one study also detected Parabens in breast tumors.