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Are You Picking The Right Blush For Your Look?

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It's that time of the year where you will see tons of magazines discussing blushes and how to pair them with your complexion. But all of that goes out of the window when you aren't sure what shade range your complexion falls under. "Fair, medium, dark"...those are quite broad terms. Let's talk in pictures shall we ladies? Here we go...

Fair..



The blush that looks the best on fair skin tones are the soft pinks and the faint peaches. A few choices are: NYX flamingo, Makeup Geek spell bound, MAC fleur power, NARS reckless, and MAC peaches. Light...


  Blushes that would look great on light skin tones would be; Too Faced love hangover, MAC melba, NARS bumpy ride,  Inglot blush 30, and NARS outlaw
 Light-Medium...


Blushes that are great for light medium and medium skin tones are; Tarte blissful, Makeup Forever rosewood, Milani coral cove, Illamasque hussy, Iman Peace, and Bobbi Brown clementine  Medium...



 Medium-deep...

Beauty for Brunch Event with AJ Crimson and Reggie Wells!

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I have been waiting for the opportunity to meet AJ Crimson since I have been following his career and purchasing his foundations for my kit.

He was coming to Detroit, I had to go! AJ Crimson is an entrepreneur and makeup artist. You have seen his work on Ameriie, Angela Bassett, Letoya Luckett, Fergie from the Black Eyed Peas, and sooooooo many more. His cosmetics line is to die for. His foundations range from the fairest in complexion to the deepest complexion. They are very creamy, easy to work with and multi use.

I live at least an hour away from Detroit so I had to make it my business to go. I didn't know how but I knew I had to! I purchased my ticket in faith to be honest.

The day came and I was so excited. I was excited to meet him, to meet other like minded individuals, and to possibly network if I could.

Walking into the room was a surreal moment. I couldn't believe I was there. I wasn't "star struck", but I definitely was amazed at the fact that I used…