Fashion & Style

tarte tutorial: how to apply Amazonian clay full coverage airbrush powder foundation

Discover  complexion perfection with the latest addition to the Amazonian clay foundation line! Introducing Amazonian clay full coverage airbrush foundation—it delivers flawless, natural-looking coverage that lasts while the skintuitive™ formula invigorates skin tone and texture for a youthful complexion. The talc-free, moisture-rich formula buffs on smoothly and offers longwear, weightless coverage that won’t settle into fine lines and wrinkles. Plus, the innovative custom mesh delivery system allows for a fool-proof, mess-free application every time.

Exclusively at QVC! – be sure to turn in tonight, May 17th, at 10pm ET to see Maureen demonstrate it live. Get your here: http://qvc.co/tartepowderfoundation

find your shade: amazonian clay 12-blush

Blush is one of the most versatile elements of a beauty look; a light dusting of a soft pink shade can give you a beautiful, natural flush, while a dramatic pop of color can instantly brighten your face. Our Amazonian clay 12-hour blush is available in 16 shades and will allow to you create any beauty look you can imagine! Watch the video above to choose you perfect shade, then pick it up here!

 

get the look: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley at the 2013 met gala

 

“I wanted Rosie to look like a punk princess so I gave her a strong brow and lip, and kept the rest of her face really fresh. It made her punk element feel more modern.” –  celebrity makeup artist Monika Blunder for tarte

Become the ultimate punk princess! Keep reading to learn how to create this look at home. More >

get the look: kerry washington at the 2013 met gala

 

“Kerry represents classic beauty with an edge and the Vera Wang dress she chose is classic with a punk twist. The  stunning violets and blacks in the dress inspired me to create Kerry’s bold, smoky eye.” – Carola Gonzalez, celebrity makeup artist

For the Metropolitan Museum of Art annual gala — often referred to as the Oscars of Fashion — celebrities go all out, working with stylists to craft intricate looks fit for the fête’s theme.  This year’s theme? Punk. And celebrity makeup artist Carola Gonzalez used all tarte products to create an edgy, sultry look for Kerry Washington. Love this look?  Keep reading to learn how to get it at home! More >

Mother’s day Q&A: new mommy must-haves

tarte’s Vice President of Marketing, Raquel, and  our Assistant Vice President of Marketing, Candace, both welcomed baby boys into the world last fall. Today they give us the scoop on how motherhood has changed their lives and the contents of their handbags! More >

congrats to our aqualillies for tarte instagram giveaway winner!

share tarte on social, watch qvc, and win big!

 

Want to win a $250 gift card to tarte.com? All you have to do is share this image and tag tarte cosmetics before Maureen goes on QVC  to feature our power couple Amazonian clay blush and bronzer duo during the 9pm ET hour tonight!

Here’s How To Enter/Official Rules

1. Share this image on either  InstagramTwitter or Pinterest before Maureen goes on air on QVC during the 9pm ET hour, tonight, April 23, 2013

2. Tag @tartecosmetics in your post.

3. Watch Maureen on QVC and wait for the winner to be announced

*On Wednesday morning, April 24, 2013, we’ll randomly pick one poster, tweeter or pinner and award them a $250 gift card to tarte.com. The winner will be announced on tarte Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.

So what are you waiting for tartelettes? Set you DVRs and get posting.

Prizes:

One (1) giveaway entrant will be chosen at random as the prize winner. In total, the prize winner will receive one (1) gift card of worth $250 to tarte.com. The total prize value is $250 . Entrant must have a U.S. address. * There will only be one winner, but you can post as many times as you like! 

poolside q&a: renee of the aqualillies

Meet America’s most glamorous synchronized swimming group, the Aqualillies! They reinvent the classic art of water ballet and mesmerize audiences with their modern strength and vintage beauty. These true tartelettes—fearlessly powerful, healthy, real women—are the perfect muses for this high-performance, splash-proof collaboration: our 2013 summer collection! We got Aqualilly Renee to give us the 411 on the synchro world, what makes glamour addicting and the best fashion advice she’s ever received!

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coachella must-haves!

 

Hey tartelettes! I’m sure some of you are going to sunny Palm Springs, California this weekend for Coachella. We’ve heard from so many tartelettes on the east that are excited to escape the dreary weather we’re experiencing and head down to the sun! Likewise, we’ve heard from so many west coast tartelettes that are planning the ultimate road trip to experience what looks like one of the most epic lineups- EVER! Phoenix, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Major Lazer, La Roux, and Nicky Romero are just some of the many artists set to perform during the outdoor festival. Here is our guide for our tartelettes heading to Coachella this weekend and next. More >

green with envy

Good Ol’ St. Paddy’s day is just two days away. And while we admit to indulging in a shamrock shake or a green beer at least once, we’d like to shift the focus of the holiday from green colored beverges to kelly-colored fashions. When you add in the fact that emerald is the pantone color of the year, we decided to up the ante by hunting down some of the chicest–and priciest — to-die-for duds and accesories.

Here’s, products that turn us green with envy… More >