Makeup artist and cosmetic brand developer, Vincent Longo was born in Swan Hill, Australia, and spent his childhood amidst the majestic beauty of the outback. The light, colors, textures, sounds and purity of wild nature made a life-long impression and deeply stimulated his exceptional “eye” for color.
While in his late teens, Vincent’s family immigrated back to Italy, and he enrolled in B.C.M. – the Beauty Center of Milan. With effort and passion, Vincent soon mastered the art of makeup application through working with Gianni Versace, Giorgio Armani, Dolce and Gabbana and Gianfranco Ferre.
His career took off when he was booked to work on Cindy Crawford for the cover of Italian
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Get your spring eye makeup updated with this week’s GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY. We have 3 compacts of the Vincent Longo Diamante Eyeshadow Quad in Cassia (a $42.50 value) to give to our lucky winners. Formulated for wet or dry application, the quad features four pearls of full-color, light reflective shadow.
When applied dry, the Vincent Longo shadow flows on like a sheer veil of dazzling, diamond-like sparkling color. When used wet, it goes on like a shimmering cream that lasts for hours without creasing.
The shades featured in the compact can be used by almost anyone with a youthful attitude. They include a glimmering pink, mauve, gold and charcoal. Delicious enough to decorate your Easter eggs
Meet the Resident Artist at Barneys New York
Dubbed “East-Coast Beauty Guru” by Simon Doonan, artistic director of Barneys New York, Jason Ascher has the unique pleasure of helping his customers choose from any of the makeup, skin care and fragrance line’s available at The Foundation, the beauty floor at Barneys New York’s flagship store in Manhattan. He assumed the position of resident artist in 2006, and every since has dispensed unbiased product recommendations by appointment and free of charge from the privacy and comfort of a well appointed studio. Following is a BeautyInTheBag.com exclusive revealing a few of his secrets and tips.