In the studio with May Lindstrom

July 9, 2014

Meet the woman behind the eponymous all-natural, good-enough-to-eat skincare line. Based in Los Angeles, CA, May radiates the sunshine her body soaks up every day.

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It’s time to GET GLOWING!! the ‘for the LOVE of green beauty’ giveaway is well underway…

February 7, 2014

and I’m thrilled to see this morning that so many of you have entered to receive our first beautiful green giveaway: Mun’s No.1 Aknari Nighttime Dream Youth Serum!

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many of you have written: what’d you use on her lip? i need that red!

November 27, 2013

honestly, i swear it hasn’t been me pushing for a red lip all the time, although I do love it.  it’s by far the most frequently requested look for red carpet events. The time has come for me to give you a run down on some of my current favorite red lip products.

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TONIGHT!!! It’s finally here! A Night for Green Beauty!

September 4, 2013

Tonight marks the first ever gathering of green beauty product creators and fans to kick off NYC’s Fashion Week. You should come! It’s free, and you’ll learn so much and have a chance to try and buy your favorite products and ones of which you’ve never heard but will soon adore…

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A look inside my purse, and inside my past

February 9, 2013

On the heels of my first televised interview describing how I made my way from my previous career as a social worker to the world of makeup, I thought it fitting to share with you this bit of my back story… as well as what I’m currently carrying in my own personal makeup bag, as I told it to Sarah Howard, of beautybanter.com. 

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Mutual aid is not charity. we have to help each other, hurricane or not.

November 11, 2012

I’ve been trying to find the beauty in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Blogging about tweezing eyebrows didn’t feel right when so many people have been in the depths of despair. This blog is dedicated to helping others. Image: Occupy Sandy volunteers’ planning meeting.

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join me for my next class at Whole Foods in NYC: Clean & Green Makeup and Skincare!

May 6, 2012

There are a couple of spots still open on May 14th from 7-9pm. We had such a good time at the last sold out class… I wish there was space for everyone to attend!

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Luminescent skin: we all want it. She figured out how to get it.

April 29, 2012

My friend Alicia has the kind of skin that’s so beautiful it’s distracting. We’ve discussed makeup in the past, but somehow I never asked her about which expensive moisturizer she uses to get that glow… until recently, that is. Expensive? NOT AT ALL. All natural? COMPLETELY.

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Hi! It’s so great to finally meet you.

February 19, 2012

I love being introduced to someone for the first time. Whether it’s the new client I’m working with, the model who’ll be posing for the pictures, or the celebrity I’m getting ready so she can look her best as she walks the red carpet, I delight in every part of it.  I love the feeling of the unknown, of the: wow! anything-can-happen-here.

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