Halloween-Inspired Beauty (Plus Bonus Nail Art by Jin Soon Choi)

  Happy Halloween! I love doing themed beauty roundups, so I thought it'd be fun to do one for some ghoulishy apropos products (along with an All Hallow's Eve-inspired nail art bonus). Spikes, skulls, even a little Edgar Allan Poe? All the better to help you get your scare on.     Kat von D … Continue reading Halloween-Inspired Beauty (Plus Bonus Nail Art by Jin Soon Choi)

My Latest Work in Composure Magazine: Starry Starry Night

No need to get your head out of the clouds this holiday season. Get starry-eyed over heavenly accessories that are out of this world. Oscar de la Renta Extraordinary eau de parfum spray, $92, oscardelarenta.com. 2. Nina x Swarovski “Prema” hair comb, $68, ninashoes.com. 3. Nina “Hilda” clutch, $52, ninashoes.com. 4. Efva Attling “Kaboom” 18k gold … Continue reading My Latest Work in Composure Magazine: Starry Starry Night

When the Smoky Eye Goes Bad: Makeup Tips For Sagging (or Mono) Lids

I remember a number of years back, during an editorial meeting with my then-editor-in-chief. We were discussing beauty woes that affect Asian women, and she brought up "raccoon eyes." Now, I have to confess, I didn't know what she was talking about back then. I understood that it had something to do with eye makeup … Continue reading When the Smoky Eye Goes Bad: Makeup Tips For Sagging (or Mono) Lids