Dimitri James, licensed esthetician and professional makeup artist, knows what it takes to be successful in the beauty world. His educational background and ability to see beauty in all people led him to write two booming books – Becoming Beauty and Naughty Makeovers for Nice Girls – and create Skinn Cosmestics, his own successful line of skincare formulas and color cosmetics.
Growing up, Dimitri’s mother and two grandmothers, all trained estheticians, instilled in him a passion for true beauty and the importance of feeling good on the inside. Incorporating these values into his career, he put his esthetician license to impressive use and served as a makeup artist for top beauty bra
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Pink is the new black during October as beauty brands roll out Pink Ribbon products to support Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) month. The effort dates back to a 1985 partnership between the American Cancer Society and AstraZeneca, the pharmaceutical company behind Tamoxifen, arguably the world’s most popular breast cancer treatment. The month of October became associated with raising awareness of this disease and beauty brands became more involved as the years went on.
Breast cancer affects nearly all of us at some level. Statistics show that 1 in 8 U.S. women (just under 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. While the number of cases has definitely dec
The countdown has begun. With roughly three months to April 29, the date of the royal wedding, speculation abounds about the dress, the look, the makeup. Celebrity makeup artist Dimitri James shares his take on a makeup look fit for a modern girl and future queen using products from Skinn cosmetics.
“Kate is a real, relatable young woman who is also soon to be considered a style and fashion icon. She’s gorgeous in a classic, elegant way and her wedding day make-up should reflect that. She should choose a look that highlights her best features — those beautiful