Susan Posnick: Wedding Makeup Tips

5. caroline-trentini-wedding   Susan shares some wedding tips for the bride-to-be!


Twenty years from now, you want to be able to look at your wedding pictures and still like the way you look, keep this in mind with your makeup.  As a rule: try charcoal eyes well blended with ivory.  With shimmer, less is more when it comes to photographs. A touch of shimmer on your cheeks is fine – but don’t get carried away.  I also recommend putting a touch of white or turquoise on your bottom water line to keep eyes looking bright! For a beach wedding, it will be humid, so use as few products under your makeup as possible. Use a water based moisturizer and if skin is oily, you might want to skip this all together.

Use COLORFLO: mineral foundation under your makeup with sun protection.  Try a water resistant mascara and lips in a soft coral or rosy pink.  Again – no shimmer!  Whether your wedding is indoors or outdoors- adding false lashes is one of the easiest ways to look good in a photograph.

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Summer with Susan Posnick

Today we’re sharing…… a few of Susan’s favorite things!  Do you agree with anything on this list?

Favorite Place You’ve Ever Been:  ITALY

Favorite Restaurant in Dallas: Shinsei

Ultimate Comfort: man’s button down shirt in a really soft cotton, mashed potatoes

One thing you never leave home without:  COLORFLO foundation/sun protection

What’s in your handbag: too much stuff, aside from makeup

What your most excited about this summer: new business plans for growth

When you hear the word “shoes” you think: LOVE , WANT

One outfit from which you would never part with: blue jeans, crisp white shirt

If you could live in designs from one fashion house, it would be: LANVIN

One thing that you haven’t not yet done, but plan to do: African Safari

One quote or motto you try and live by:  stay present- past is history, no control over the future

Favorite personal inspirations/style icons in your eyes:  Audrey Hepburn

Favorite thing about Dallas/Texas:  my 22 year old daughter also lives here

What you’ll be wearing this summer: white jeans, Indian tunics

Your summer beauty routine: daily cleanser using my Clarisonic in the shower, Intraceuticals Skincare 3 easy and effective steps

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* (2) bottom photos from Susan’s recent trip to Woodstock, NY

Summer Beauty Picks: COLORESSENTIAL



We loved seeing COLORESSENTIAL in Metro New York‘s favorite summer beauty picks!

July Special



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July 4th Beauty Essentials

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Getting ready for Fourth of July weekend? We have some beauty essentials to be sure to add to your clutch or beach bag.  By day, be sure to protect your skin with COLORFLO.  For a sun kissed beach glow, warm up your cheeks with COLORFLO in Lotus Sun.  For the eyes, we recommend Jasper Liner and Sandstone Shadow.  For evening, give your look a dose of drama with COLORESSENTIAL in Paris for the lips or try COLOREYEDEFINE in Sapphire Liner/Ametrine Shadow.  And, of course, if you plan to spend some time on the water or in a boat, load up on BRUSH ON BLOCK for sun protection!