Beauty

By Ava Mackenzie

It’s a scene all too common for makeup-loving women. You go to buy a new foundation and by the end of your trip, unsure of what you really need, you’ve been suckered into buying $400 worth of products unlikely to ever be used. Such was a common case for Linsey Snyder, founder of Face Time cosmetics, a line of truly foolproof makeup designed for the modern sophisticate that pulls together a woman’s look, leaving her perfectly made up for any occasion. “It takes the guesswork out of getting ready,” Linsey says. By simplifying and paring down beauty routines, Linsey insists that women no longer have to spend hours (and countless dollars) on useless makeup.

facetime_beauty_boxes.jpg

Included in the collection of primers, blushes, lip liners, eye shadows, lip glosses and mascaras, is the Beauty In a Box, four complete makeup kits destined to be a hit this upcoming holiday season. Each box holds the ingredients necessary to create one of four looks – Sultry, Stunning, Romantic or Custom – and step-by-step instructions for creating it. I followed the directions within my own Sultry Beauty Box and (finally!) mastered the perfect smoky eye, which impressively lasted – smudge and run-free – until I swooped it off in the wee hours of the morning!

Any purchase you make also comes with the promise of a willing and able makeup artist to answer questions. They’re available 24 hours a day at hauteline@facetimecosmetics.com. Kind of takes the fear out of makeup, right?

Turn your whole look around in the Kenneth Cole New York About Face.Leather upper with tonal stitching.Lace up front closure with blind eyelets.Brand stamped at heel.Leather lining and insole.Man-made...
$158.00
Is there any part of the body that fascinates young readers as much as the face? It's the first thing that children see when they look in the mirror. On the same person, the face can smile, cry, show ...
Merchant: Walmart
$8.92
JHB-Lisa Pavelka: Texture Stamp. Create beautiful textural designs on polymer clay; metal clay; paper; fabrics; wood; glass; and more. Each one of these Texture Stamps is etched extra deep to give hig...
Brand: JHBMerchant: Walmart
$12.06
Originally published November 2007
Leave a Comment
Become a BN NYC Subscriber


BN Shop

Beautyscopes


Editor's Picks


Currently Popular

Social Media


Latest News
  • Cuban
  • World Burger Tour Rocks @ Hard Rock Cafe
  • What could possibly be new with the American hamburger? A lot. Chefs at Hard Rock Cafe from around the world have created unique combinations that incorporate international flavors from each individual culture. If you are a foodie and fan of the two-handed sandwich, this is the latest and hottest bite of the American staple. Following <... >



BN NYC Podcasts
  • self_tanning_featured
  • Self Tanning – Tips and Tricks
  • Our resident Beauty News NYC videographer, Haley Thompson, tackles self-tanning for bronze beauties this summer. Tune in to in to this latest How To primer for tips and tricks to dazzle like the sun.





Visit Fashion Industry Network