High Definition: Tinted Moisturizer for the Dry Months
High Definition: Tinted Moisturizer for the Dry Months

ColumnWhether you buy it outright or make your own, tinted moisturizer is your cold weather must-have. The one makeup product you need to make it through the dry seasons of fall and winter is tinted moisturizer. Skin becomes particularly parched as the air dries it out and indoor heating systems […]

High Definition: Fall’s Boldest Statements
High Definition: Fall’s Boldest Statements

ColumnFall makeup trends are all about featuring one part of the face and letting the rest play supporting roles. Leaves are changing colors all around us, which is a signal to start changing our own makeup too. Fall 2011 brings with it some rather bold statements where one feature gets […]

High Definition: Curbing Makeup Repeats
High Definition: Curbing Makeup Repeats

ColumnWhen it comes to makeup, figure out what the difference is between want and need. During economic depressions and recessions, the one thing that doesn’t slow in sales very much is lipstick. It’s an easy purchase; a luxury item that is relatively cheap and can brighten your mood quick. If […]

High Definition: A Temporary Breakup From Makeup
High Definition: A Temporary Breakup From Makeup

ColumnSometimes your skin needs a break from the weight of cosmetics. Inevitably whenever we’ve asked EcoSalon readers what they most want to hear about in this column, someone pipes up with “how we don’t need to wear any.” Ok, ok, I get it. So while this column is focused on […]

High Definition: Organic Beauty with Indie Producer/Actress Katie O’Grady
High Definition: Organic Beauty with Indie Producer/Actress Katie O’Grady

ColumnEcoSalon Beauty Columnist Kristen Arnett gets actress Katie O’Grady ready for her red carpet close-up. This past April the famed Tribeca Film Festival premiered 93 feature length independent films chosen out of over 5,000 submissions from all over the world and Rid of Me was among them. Portland, Oregon based Katie O’Grady starred […]

High Definition: Eco Sexy Makeup with Author Stefanie Iris Weiss
High Definition: Eco Sexy Makeup with Author Stefanie Iris Weiss

ColumnNothing’s steamier than an eco sex writer channeling Brigitte Bardot’s makeup. In the steamy, hot month of August I had the pleasure of meeting and working with Stefanie Iris Weiss, the author of Eco-Sex for the filming of a French documentary on American sex. Friends only through our interwoven virtual […]

High Definition: Getting Romantic
High Definition: Getting Romantic

ColumnKick away your traditional makeup routine and slip into something more romantic. Something inside of me wanted to kick away the obvious trends of bronzey skin and neon hues that dominate this summer season, so I rebelled with romanticism.  I’ve been playing make believe in the concrete jungles of New […]

High Definition: All That Glitters
High Definition: All That Glitters

ColumnWhen all that glitters includes your pretty face. It’s great when a woman feels comfortable enough to walk out of the house without a stitch of makeup on, but there are times when a part of our womanly nature craves putting on something with an eye-catching, glinting sparkle that dances […]