Get The Look

Summer is here – has your makeup made the transformation yet? Here are a couple of makeup trends that were noticed on ramps around the world this Spring/Summer 2014. Stay fashion forward by incorporating these hot summer makeup tips in your look! All looks were created by our makeup artist team at our Gabriel Boutique. SUMMER FLIRT Gabriel Blush in Vibrant Pink ZuZu Luxe…

Take Your Makeup Bag from Winter to Spring with Ease

  As the seasons change so should your Beauty routine. With temperatures going up your skin will need products lighter in texture and brighter in color. Here’s a step by step guide in changing your routine so that your transition from winter to spring will look effortless.   Skin: Start with a primer, we love ZuZu Luxe Color Correcting Primers to correct imperfections and lock makeup…

2014 Spring Makeup Looks

When you think of spring you usually envision rosy cheeks and pink lips. This season, brace yourself as the trend is sexier and bolder than years past.  Look forward to an edgier look that is easier to pull off than you think. Gabriel shows you how! Orange Lips The hot lip color on the runways was orange! This shade is flattering on just about…

Trends of the Teen Choice Awards

Did you catch The Teen Choice Awards?  We loved the beauty looks from beachy waves, peachy pouts, and smokey eyes with lashes for days! Here’s our top 5 picks from the blue carpet and how to steal the glam looks, while still being all natural and cruelty free. Selina’s look was very sophisticated and edgy.  Her hair was straight and sleek and she rocked…

Your makeup based on your zodiak sign.

Admit it you like to sneak a peek at your daily horoscope. You don’t have to live your life by astrology but its fun sometimes to see how true it actually is.  Depending on when we were born and what sign we are born under gives us some insight into our personality, how others view us, as well as our personal style. Below I’ve…

Makeup Tips for your Twenties

Be prepared – Invest in a good eye cream (Gabriel Organics Anti-Aging Eye Cream $35.50) and moisturizer (Gabriel Organics White Seaweed Calming Cleanser $22.50) for preventative skin care to help with aging gracefully. Experiment – Now is the time to play with different makeup looks to find what looks best on you.  Do be aware of different looks for daytime versus evening.  Dark eyes…

What do your brows say about you?

I loved seeing Bold Brows on the spring runways! They frame the face and create a younger fresh look. The best way to achieve this look is with a creamy brow pencil, fill in sparse areas and extend out making sure to stay proportionate to your face. Once desired look is in place set with clear mascara. Check out some of our favorite beauty…

The Oceanid Collection Makeup Tutorial

Shop here http://www.gabrielcosmeticsinc.com/index.cfm/category/241/oceanid-collection.cfm The Oceanid Collection is a myriad of eclectic shades drawing from the freshness of the spring season and the beauty and delicateness of the sea as the collective inspiration. The color palette embodies the movement, life and serenity of the sea with the empowerment of the Oceanids, the 3,000 daughters of the Titans according to Greek mythology. Featuring 8 products, The…

Makeup Tips for your Fifties

1.     Brighten your eyes.  All women as we get older should use a little eyeliner.  Don’t go too thick and apply it above top lashes.  Or you can do a fine line and smudge it out (Gabriel Color Eye Liner $12.00/ZuZu Luxe Eye Liner $13.80).  For a softer look try using an eye shadow with angled brush along the lash line (Gabriel Eye Shadow…

The perfect travel companions!

The following 4 skincare items now come in 2oz travel sizes and are available on our website! Sea Fennel Gentle Eye Makeup Remover 2oz            $10.50   Sea Mineral Tonic 2oz $9.95 Red Seaweed Purifying Tonic 2oz $9.95 Sea Fennel Firming Tonic 2oz $9.95 “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine      …