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jeannie v

Makeup Artist and Beauty Buyer for Karmaloop and Miss KL. Resident product junkie and self-proclaimed expert on all things beauty. Other interests include collecting music, striking up small talk with strangers, and sleeping past multiple snoozes.


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Desert Makeup: 10 Picks for Looking Fresh in the Heat

Desert Makeup: 10 Picks for Looking Fresh in the Heat

We asked our makeup artist Jeannie Vincent to tell us what her top beauty picks are for Coachella. Find out which products will keep you looking cool and fresh all weekend, no matter how high the temperature rises.
Floss Gloss Spring Break Staycation '13 Lookbook

Floss Gloss Spring Break Staycation ’13 Lookbook

Check out what the bad ass babes over at Floss Gloss have been up to with their newest lookbook, Spring Break: Staycation!
Valentine's Day Nail Tutorial: Candy Heart Nails

Valentine’s Day Nail Tutorial: Candy Heart Nails

If you've been searching for the perfect V-day nail tutorial, look no further. Our Beauty Buyer Jeannie has you covered! These candy heart nails feature the perfect spring colors from butter London and is a style that can carry you all the way through to warmer months.
Meet Aretha and Janine of Floss Gloss Fame!

Meet Aretha and Janine of Floss Gloss Fame!

Our Beauty Buyer Jeannie has got her hands on a pretty awesome new nail brand, featuring sick packaging and even cooler shades. Read her interview with the makers, Janine Lee and Aretha Sack, to learn more about how Floss Gloss came to be, and how to up your nail game with their drool-worthy lacquers. ...
Just In: NCLA Nail Lacquers!

Just In: NCLA Nail Lacquers!

With the popularity of NCLA's Nail Wraps among celebrities and media alike, the demand arrived for actual lacquers. The LA-based brand rose to the occasion and launched a line of 5-Free (read: non-toxic) polishes in highly covetable colors.
NYFW SS13: Makeup Trends

NYFW SS13: Makeup Trends

It should come as no surprise that my favorite part of NYFW (or any fashion week for that matter) is checking out all the beauty. Some looks have been extreme, some had me looking twice to see if there was even makeup on the models. See what I mean in my rundown after the...
How to Wear Lipstick Without Looking a Mess

How to Wear Lipstick Without Looking a Mess

Some of the coolest chicks we know wear hardly anything on their faces apart from a boldly hued lip...and it works! I get questions all the time about best practices, so here are my tips to help you embrace the trend without looking like you got into your grandmother's makeup drawer.
Back to School Beauty Basics: Lime Crime, Stila, ncLA and More!

Back to School Beauty Basics: Lime Crime, Stila, ncLA and More!

Arguably equally as fun (if not more) as revamping your clothing wardrobe for fall is updating your makeup bag, both inside and out! Here are my picks for the best products to have you looking your cutest.