New: Freshly Baked + Glowing

BandS_8-22_Launch_blog1Keep your client’s look light and long-lasting with the latest brush collection from Sigma Beauty. The Freshly Baked + Glowing collection contains 5 new brushes essential to a flawless complexion. Each brush is designed to perfectly set, sweep, and strobe the skin. Brushes are available individually as well as in a set. Sigma PRO MUA Kilprity loves these new brushes becaust ‘they make setting and strobing easy. The soft fibers are super soft so when setting the face and using powders, they do not disturb the foundation’

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P89 Bake Precision: A smaller version of the F89, this precision brush has the same angled head and flat side to nestle concealer right under the eye
F06 Powder Sweep: Our small powder brush is designed to sweep excess powder from under the eyes and can also be used to highlight the cheekbones and nose too. Its small brush head fits in the hollows of the cheekbones too
F89 Bake Kabuki: Exclusively from Sigma Beauty, this angled kabuki brush has a flat edge designed to apply product right up to the lower lash line. Use with loose powder to set concealer or as a foundation brush
F42 Strobing Fan: Highlight the high planes of the face with this medium-sized fan brush or sweep away shadow fallout under the eyes as well
F79 Concealer Blend Kabuki: This medium sized kabuki brush is designed to blend concealer under the eyes and also gives a full-coverage finish to the skin when applying a base of foundation all over. Use with a cream or liquid highlighter to strobe too

This versatile brush collection belongs in your kit, add it now >>

Trend Alert: Beyond Bronze

3-3_Trend_blogBronzy lids, cheeks, and lips were all over the runways for the spring season. Add a natural, lived-in sheen to the skin for a more wearable look or fully commit to the trend with a strong metallic lid and eye-catching highlight. Sigma Beauty makeup artist Malee simply enhanced Shireen’s natural beauty with some of Sigma Beauty’s most sought-after makeup items.

Cheeks
Aura Powder – In-the-Saddle
Shimmer Cream – Sultry
Power Crayon – Signed-Sealed
Loose Shimmer – Gilded
F03, F37, F86

Eyes
Eye Shadow Base – Composed
Smoke Screen Palette – Ember, Opulent, Atmosphere
Loose Shimmer – Midsummer, Gilded
Brow Highlight Duo – Ray of Light
Eye Liner – Nutmeg
Gel Liner – Wicked
Mascara – Monumental
E20, E21, E25, E30, E40, E75

Lips
Lip Pencil – In Fine Feather
Lip Vex – All-Heart
L05

Brows
Brow Pencil – Elevate
Brow Powder Duo – Dark
Gel Liner – Liberally Toasted
E75, E80

Recreate the trend now >>

NYFW Closer Look: Raul Penaranda

2-19_NYFWRecap_blogNow that the glitz and glam of NYFW is over, we spoke with Sigma PRO Josephine Fusco who used her artistry skills to key the Raul Penaranda show for his fall 2016 line at New York Fashion Week.

Sigma PRO: What was the brainstorming process like with Raul?
Josephine Fusco: The overarching theme of the collection was ‘Emerge’, the coming of new, and showing the world who he is as a designer. Raul sent swatches of the fabric, key tones from the collection, and sketches of the designs

SP: This look is wearable, why was that important?
JF: We wanted a minimal look that was still wearable for the modern woman. It is a day-to-night look that any woman can wear. I realize that it is a lot of makeup for some and a little makeup for others but can be taken from the office to happy hour. It’s my version of a glamorous 10-minute face.

SP: What were the key elements to the look?
JF: The berry-toned wine stain will be the new dark lip for fall so we incorporated that as well. We kept the lids completely bare and just added the New York City lash from Smoke and Mirrors Beauty. We used Sigma brushes to make sure the skin was flawless, for foundation we used the 3DHD Kabuki, the P84 + P86 for concealer, highlighted the high points of the face with the E35, and lightly dusted blush onto the cheeks with the F10 and blending with the F25.

Makeup: Josephine Fusco
Designer: Raul Penaranda
Photo: Jason Chen
Hair: Joseph DiMaggio
Nails: Alanna Wall

Clean + Restock Your Kit

1-19_CleanKit_blogOut with the old and in with the new for 2016. We’ve restocked our kits with products that will help us achieve the top trends for this year and start a few new trends too.

Aura Powders: An endless summer glow will be a big hit this year on the runway. Because the powders were designed to be softly layered over one another, these compacts are a necessity this year.
Line Ace: Abstract lines and arches are sure to make a statement in 2016, our inkwell style liquid liner dries quickly to avoid accidental panda eyes. Use the precise brush for detailed lines or broad strokes.
Power Crayons: Vampy lips have worked their way into the spring trends this year, wine-stained lips compliment almost any look. Blend a Power Crayon out from the center of lips to achieve the perfect pout.
Brow Powders: Thick, natural brows are making a comeback, fill in any sparse areas without overfilling by using a lighter brow powder and short strokes.
Embellish Lash: Get ready to see statement lashes splashed across the pages of your favorite magazines and stomping down runways this year. Create instant drama with our colored mascara, be brave and wear two bright shades on the lashes at a time.
Gel Liners: From deep navy shades to neon cyan lids, swaths of blue are sure to make the right statement. Gel formulas help make the trend perfectly imperfect
Sigmax® Kabuki Brushes: As always, flawless skin is in. Use a synthetic kabuki brush to apply foundation, bronzer, blush, and for a final blend to make sure everything is seamless.

Makeover your kit >>