On Tuesday I went to L’OREAL Paris
Tech Center where I worked with Ralph Lauren Fragrances. I was asked to do makeup on two gorgeous latin models; Cris Urena and Danielea de Jesus Cosio, two of the new faces of The Big Pony Collection
. The makeup storyboard had the girls general makeup; clean, polish, sophisticated, all american and natural. Cris is the face behind fragrance #4 and Danielea is the face behind fragrance #2. The cocktail party was held at Locanda Verde in New York.
|Model Cris Urena is also a new Victoria Secret model
|Model Danielea de Jesus Cosio
ABOUT BRANDY GOMEZ-DUPLESSIS
Connecticut Celebrity Makeup Artist Brandy Gomez-Duplessis works in New York and part time in New Orleans. Brandy has worked with celebrities like: Golden Globe & Oscar winner Melissa Leo, Jennifer Aniston, Kerry Washington, Kim & Khloe Kardashian, Kris Jenner, Julianne Nicholson, Jordin Sparks, Angela Bassett, Barbara Walters, Edie Falco, Robert Redford, and Reshma Shetty. Brandy recently worked on E News, MTV TV Show Hip Hop Pov, Ralph Lauren Fragrances, and Victoria Secret New Angel Cris Urena, Ebony Magazine, Real Simple Magazine June 2012 issue, Stila Beauty Event, Fox and Friends Saturday, NBA All-Star Weekend 2012, Donna Karan Fashion Show, DKNY Fashion Show, Keva J Swimwear Look Book, Mercedes Benz Fashion Show, New York Fashion Week, Sundance Film Festival 2012, VH-1 Divas, Real Simple Magazine Holiday Pop Up Store in Bryant Park, GLAMOUR Magazine #WOTY, OPRAH O YOU, L’OREAL Paris, Project Runway 2011 Finale, VOGUE TV, Sperry Top-Sider, Burberry Beauty, International Latino Film Festival, Essence Music Festival, New York Post and more. Brandy has worked with Connecticut and New York top affluent and influential; Donna Karan International, St. George’s Society of New York Royal Wedding Bash, The English Ball for Burberry, world renowned event planner Marcy Blum, NY award winning CeCi Johnson, Women Of New York, and much more. Keep up with Brandy by reading her personal blog “Inside the Life of a Makeup Artist” or follow her glamxurious tweets.
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As many as you all know that I have done this beauty pop culture makeup while in New Orleans. So when baby girl said she was coming out with her own perfume-KIM KARDASHIAN I was going to blog about it. Kim now has a new trademark scent filled with voluptuous floral notes that capture the many facets of her personality: captivating, undeniably feminine, and sensual. You can purchase this only at SEPHORA…so what are you all waiting for.
KIM KARDASHIAN Eau de Parfum Rollerball Small enough to fit in your pocket, Kim’s rollerball is as essential as lip gloss. The slim bottle holds feminine notes of gardenia, tuberose, and sandalwood that easily slip over the skin. $16.00
KIM KARDASHIAN To Go Take Kim’s hypnotic scent with you anywhere with this purse-sized, one-ounce spray. It’s the perfect touch of extra allure and confidence. $35.00
KIM KARDASHIAN Eau de Parfum Spray This soft floral fragrance evokes Kim’s sultry style with top notes of mandarin, lush mid- notes of Gardenia, and a sexy drydown of vanilla orchid. $35.00 – $65.00
New Orleans & Florida Celebrity Wedding Makeup Artist Guru Brandy Gomez-Duplessis
American born artist Maria McElroy synthesized her love of blending colors and textures with her passion for scent. Blending her fragrances in a bottle is like mixing colors on a palate. The scent becomes pigment, the body becomes the canvas. The nose responds to scent like the eye to color. aroma M is among a handful of artisanal perfumers who today are collectively updating the fragrance industry, and are proud to be known as direction-setters. At aroma M they are ultra-modern in their choice of unexpected ingredients and novel combinations of ingredients, such as lychee with rose, and white chestnut blossom with muguet. The bottles come housed in their own hand-sewn drawstring pouches made from richly textured kimono cloth known as chirimen and adorned with a colorful chrysanthemum design, which is the symbol of the geisha. Scents from aroma M also come in roll-on perfume oils.
Geisha Eau de Parfum. Enhancing the pleasures of the senses even before they are sprayed onto the skin, Aroma M’s three signature eau de parfum—Geisha O-cha, Geisha Nobara-cha, and Geisha Hana-cha—come embellished with exquisite artisinal décor. With their vintage-looking packaging presentation, our trio of geisha perfumes will not only awaken and delight the sense of smell, but also the sense of sight and the sense of touch. In response to numerous clamorous requests, Aroma-M has re-launched two of our original perfume oils, Geisha Noire and Geisha Blanche as alcohol-based eau de parfum.
Geisha Roll-on Perfume Oils. Eight Geisha Roll-On Perfume Oils, each named for a scent-appropriate color, such as Geisha Marron and Geisha Green; these are available in slim, carry-able containers. Our perfume oils are designed not only to smell beautiful, but simultaneously to enchant the mind and the soul—to help relieve daily stress and promote composure and wellbeing. aroma M is gender-neutral. Men as well as women are attracted to our unexpectedly tantalizing perfumes, that do not follow traditional male-female scent divisions.
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