LA BANDA! Editorial for Dexter Magazine

Styling Jonathan Randall Grant  |  Photography Ricky Cohete  |  Models  Caroline Grillo, Julio Lousav, Ma. Fernanda Cornejo, Juan Franco, Anabel Gonzalez  |  Designers Emilio Uribe, Jesus Rohena  |  Make Up Arlene Delgado Check out these shots from a recent editorial collaboration with Photographer Ricky Cohete from Dexter Magazine and Stylist Jonathan Randall Grant from The Culture Keeper. I had so much fun […]

Body Talk | Capture Fashion Editorial

Capture Fashion Editorial | Body Talk Styling & Creative Direction by Amanda Del Duca | Photography by David Lundblad | Model Taylor Hannum Makeup & Hair by Me Saturday morning I teamed up with wardrobe stylist & fashion blogger Amanda Del Duca to do hair & makeup for a Capture Fashion editorial. Capture Fashion is “not […]

Fall Beauty Prelude

Photo & Makeup by Me | Model Sindy Perez Summer is not quite gone and although I live in the magic city of endless summers, fall is already on my mind. I’m guilty of looking through the September issue of  Vogue and thinking thoughts like – Hmmm maybe I should chop my hair into a […]

Makeup Trends | Tangerine Tango

By now you already know that tangerine is the color of the year…. Tangerine Tango that is. Dream team Sephora and Pantone Universe got together and said “Hey, we’re both really awesome, let’s have babies!”  and so the Sephora + Pantone Universe Beauty Collection was born… and beautiful it is indeed. I feel like it must […]


The holidays are a great time to enjoy playing with makeup in preparation for festivities. These two classic makeup looks never go out of style and are perfect for this time of year. Red lips are always a favorite of mine in any season…especially during the holidays. I love pairing a red lip with warm […]


I recently collaborated with the amazing photographer Alberto Gonzalez,, and Whitney from Wilhemina models in this jet setter style photo shoot promoting Pan Am‘s gorgeous bags! I was drooling over these bags and speaking to Erika Lynn Tapia,’s talented stylist, about how we would wear them. Creative Director Valerie Biener did an incredible job putting it all […]


As the temperature rises so do the bold and vivid colors in beauty and fashion. Spring beauty should be fun and colorful. This season experiment and be playful with your makeup. Keep things pretty, light, and vibrant. Photography by Jamie Nelson Bright colors on the lips, eyes, or cheeks are a  spring staple. Hot pinks, corals, and […]


Photograph by Lucie Hugary This is a quick step by step guide for girls {or boys} who want to look flawless everyday with minimum effort, product, and time spent in front of a mirror. My favorite beauty trend of all time is minimal makeup which focuses on accentuating natural beauty. The focus of this look […]


Source It’s fun, it’s flirty, it’s the Pin Up look. Pin up girls came from different eras. Tracing back to the beginning of the 20th century these girls knew how to have fun and how to look good while doing it! They were gorgeous, alluring, confident women. It was the 1940”s which really saw the […]


For my first makeup tutorial I’ve decided to walk you through the elusive smokey eye. What is it about this seductive makeup style that brings teenage girls and women alike running to the MAC counter asking for the smokey eye? The answer to that is: It’s just damn sexy. Smokey eye is a technique not […]