Shari Smith

Smashbox Full Exposure
Get Exposed! Smashbox is giving Urban Decay a run for its money with the Full Exposure  eye shadow palette. This palette is fully loaded with 14 neutral colors from subtle matte colors, to shimmer shades that are great for day or night. Smashbox separates the colors make things easier, the shimmers […]

Smashbox Full Exposure Palette

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I am finally feeling a little better today. Which is good because I have a job tomorrow.  I spent most of the last few days in bed hopped up on Nyquil, hot tea and chicken noodle soup (Thanks Cara!). But I am better now and ready for work on set. […]

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It’s raining, it’s pouring my little dog is snoring…. really, she  is snoring like crazy and her little paws are going like she is trying to run in her sleep. Cute… but noisy. I am happy to stay inside while it’s raining, especially since  I am a bit under the […]

Two Cosmetics, makeup with a cause

The 2013 Los Angeles, International Make-up Artist Trade Show (IMATS) ended Sunday night. I met so many interesting new people, learned a great deal and saw so much cool makeup.  There was so much going on, but I could only capture a fraction of it. I will let my slide […]

IMATS LA 2013 Slideshow

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Afterglow at  IMATS LA 2013 Just got home from the sold out International Make-up Artist Trade Show (IMATS) which was fun and educational as usual. My Make-up Artist Magazine Pro Card  has it’s benefits as I was able to get in the the After Glow party where they celebrated the 100th issues […]

100 issues of Make-up Artist Magazine celebration at IMATS Afterglow ...

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Just got home from the Pro Only night at IMATS LA 2013 and I had such a good time! I ran into Laura Wright, the Makeup Department, Program Manager, at my old alma mater Vancouver Film School (go VFS!). Laura is the sweetest most positive person. It’s always a pleasure […]

Pro Only Night at IMATS LA, new product lines and ...

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Baby it’s cold outside… Wednesday evening… I am printing the speaker’s bios from the IMATS LA list and on my 2nd glass of wine. It’s a good night to be inside all warm and cozy. It’s been unseasonably cold lately, in the 30s and 40s, which is pretty chilly for […]

NARS Tinted Moisturizer, light weight and lovely

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It’s here people, and this year it’s early! Yes, this year the International Makeup Artist Trade Show (IMATS) will come to Los Angeles, January 18 – 20. Normally The Show is in June, but they switched the dates with the London IMATS. Location: IMATS LA 2013 Pasadena Convention Center 300 […]

IMATS Los Angeles 2013