A High-Performance Makeup Collection of Extraordinary Essentials.
Cart 0

BFR Blog

Fall 2016 Makeup Trends

Beauty Trends

Fall 2016 Makeup Trends

Fall is finally here, and you know what that means: pumpkin spice lattes, cozy layers, and brand new makeup trends. It’s time to put away the pastel lip gloss and aqua eyeshadow and start fresh with darker, autumnal tones. Read on for the latest and greatest makeup trends this fall.  Bold, black eyeliner As the leaves change colors, you can say “goodbye” to the softer look of summer in favor of edgier eye makeup. Tap into your inner teen angst with bold, black eyeliner on your top and bottom lids. Our black liner is perfect for this look because it is long-lasting...

Read more →


It’s Great To Exfoliate!

Products

It’s Great To Exfoliate!

Do you ever wonder when you see photos, TV, or movies with celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Gwyneth Paltrow, or Kerry Washington, “How does their skin look so amazing?” Well, of course, some of it is a lucky gene, great makeup, terrific lighting, and a brilliant dermatologist, but exfoliating is also essential for the beautiful, glowing skin we all want. It should be a regular step in your beauty routine. Why exfoliate? Think of it like painting a house — you wouldn't want to leave old, dry, peeling paint on and then cover it up with new paint. It would leave an ugly,...

Read more →


Leslie's Daily Makeup Routine

Leslie's Tips & Tricks

Leslie's Daily Makeup Routine

BEAUTY FOR REAL LIFE As a woman who is no longer considered a “spring chicken” and has been a makeup artist for decades, I’ve seen lots of makeup trends, tips, and tricks come and go and come around again, just as they do in fashion. Over time, what it all seems to come back to is an overall feeling that us women just simply want to look pretty.  Most women I know are so time starved that we really want a few great makeup products that are easy to apply, wear well, look good, feel good, and don’t cost a...

Read more →


Why Do We Celebrate Labor Day?

Why Do We Celebrate Labor Day?

Will you be holding an ice cold beer in one hand, awaiting the delights of the BBQ and rocking a red lip on Labor Day? Do you know why you have this day off? Here's some labor day trivia so you are fabulously well informed this weekend. Labor Day, an annual celebration of workers and their achievements, originated during one of American labor history’s most dismal chapters. In the late 1800s, at the height of the Industrial Revolution in the United States, the average American worked 12-hour days and seven-day weeks in order to eke out a basic living. Despite restrictions in some...

Read more →


Trending Now: How To Pull Off Red Eye Makeup

Trending Now: How To Pull Off Red Eye Makeup

Stars turn heads in fiery eye makeup but they don't all stand out for the right reasons "I love a bold eye" says Olivia Wilde reinforcing her beauty mantra: "have fun with makeup."  Add All Day Latte SHADOW STX (24/7 Waterproof Eyeshadow) ($19, BFR) to lids which has just enough burgundy to enhance all eye colors and looks terrific on all skin tones. "Red and green are opposites on the color wheel, so Olivia's emerald eyes pop against the shadow's red tones," says Beauty For Real founder Leslie Munsell, a celebrity makeup artist who has also worked with Miranda Kerr.  To keep the color from looking brash, Munsell tips, "Use...

Read more →

Sale

Unavailable

Sold Out