Mad About Matte

The trending lipstick shades for spring reach way beyond pigment. The latest look calls for a rich hue in velvety matte. The colors-du-jour are variations of coral, tomato red, and shocking pink — however, if you’re not into bold lips there are more muted shades in a matte texture that are just as stunning. To pull off a matte lipstick …

Nail Color Trends For Spring

Like fashion, winter manicure colors are all about warmth. During the colder months I’ll sport a deep, dark red or an edgy, sharp black, but now that we are heading into a fresh and bright spring season, I am ready to switch things up. New York Fashion Week is obviously the indicator for fashion trends, but it’s also the best …

Green With Eye Envy

Happy first of March! With spring well on its way and shamrock decor about to take over, this month is all about one color: green. The happy hue reminds me of all things fresh and bright, two things I strive to incorporate into my everyday. One way to celebrate the luck of the Irish and their signature grassy shade is …

Face Off: The Pantone Colors of the Year

Every year the color experts at Pantone name a color that will serve as the “it” trend in fashion, home décor, beauty and beyond in the seasons to come. This year for the first time two shades were chosen: rose quartz and serenity. According to Pantone, “Rose Quartz is a persuasive yet gentle tone that conveys compassion and a sense …

Ask Jules vol. 4: Beauty Edition

I received so many emails at askjuleshough@gmail.com about clear skin and short hair — topics I know a thing or two about! Below is my best advice for you! xo Dear Julianne, Thanks for creating an opportunity for us to share our thoughts and ask you questions! I’m Alexandra 🙂 I’m 21 years old and have never had skin problems …

Pucker Up For Pink

I learned during New York Fashion Week that the current lip color de jour is pink! I noticed that many of the models and the fashion forward folk were all about the rosy lips. A fan myself, I think a pretty pink lip looks youthful and healthy. It’s almost as if your lips are blushing. Bold colors can be difficult …

Scrape, Soak or Freeze?

I was thinking the other day… post cough or cold, there’s no way I’d pick up the same drinking glass I used when I was sneezing up a storm to take a sip, however there are lipsticks in my purse and drawer that I’ll whip out without ever thinking twice. Umm… eeew! This prompted an immediate online search followed by …