Shaina Brown

Recent articles in Makeup

Uncurl lashes for easy faux application

Uncurl lashes for easy faux application

Curly lashed an still having problem applying faux lashes? I believe I found the solution to your problem! Let me first say the technique I am using in the video below is not new whatsoever! Its been a Makeup Artist trick for years and I decided to...

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Beauty in the time of Corona

Beauty in the time of Corona

Update March 25th, 2020: To date there have been 57 cases covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago. Beauty stores such as MAC Trinidad and Wonderful World TT have closed their doors. Pennywise is still open for business, but are taking safety precautions with...

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Why apply Facial Oil? | Dry  and Oily skin saviour

Why apply Facial Oil? | Dry and Oily skin saviour

I am just sooo SICK and tired of all the grease down faces on Instagram with a pile of makeup on top! How many times do I have to explain to women I meet at my job that this is not the way it should be done?! How many times must I get 'fight down'?!...

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Beauty Favorites | Best beauty products of 2019

Beauty Favorites | Best beauty products of 2019

Im carrying these in 2020 with me like that woman climbing the steps every end of year LOL! I dont spend much on beauty products, since I like to use up what I have first and then indulge after. Therefore, my list is short and sweet. DRUM ROLL PLEA...

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Gunmetal is the new Holiday red

Gunmetal is the new Holiday red

Look book Looking for a new shade to rock for the Holidays instead of the traditonal Christmas colours? Gunmetal. It's not gray, it's not quite black but a sexy dark-tinsel silver that will match with any Christmas attire! Gunmetal looks great on...

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How to: Complete lip care guide

How to: Complete lip care guide

We out here doing the whole hot girl summer shabang but the heat is- "Wheeeeewww chile!!" Because of the heat, your skin can dry out, but mostly so, your lips. We sometimes take our lips for granted even though we plaster them with lipsti...

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How To: Bronze according to your face shape

How To: Bronze according to your face shape

This is possibly the fourth post about bronzer on shainabrown.com. We seem to love bronzer around here! Understandably so, cuz the sun is life and bronzer is an imitation. What is Bronzer? Bronzer is a makeup product that imitates a tanned or sun ki...

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How to colour correct, correctly

How to colour correct, correctly

I've seen green and orange people... In many Insta mini-torials, there is some sort of colour correcting. You know, the green, orange, purple or even red thing you see some 'beauty gurus' slathering on before foundation. "What is that?!"...

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Post Carnival Makeup 2019 Beauty Insider

Post Carnival Makeup 2019 Beauty Insider

What was learned and improved It's been a week since revelers have wined and jammed, so this week is the post Carnival beauty review. For me, this year was a bit different as I had more clients than last year. For the record, last years review was LI...

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6 Holiday Reds You MUST HAVE

6 Holiday Reds You MUST HAVE

... And by reds I dont mean 'red woman'. Ladies, this holiday season ( and every holiday season ) red lipsticks sell faster than hot cross buns in Easter. The real problem is when you buy a red that you think would compliment your skin tone, annnnnn...

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Why Im not hyped about makeup

Why Im not hyped about makeup

DISCLAIMER This blog post is based on my opinions, backed by facts. There is no reason for anyone who spends their hard earned money how they see fit, to feel any type of way toward me because of the topic discussed here. YOU ARE FREE to disagree...

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The Makeup chair & " yuh STINK mout'! "

The Makeup chair & " yuh STINK mout'! "

All parliament jokes aside (only Trinis will get that), recently a good friend of mine got married and I had the honor of making her look extra special on her big day. During the bridal trial, she said something to me that no client had ever said bef...

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How to apply liquid highlighter with a beauty sponge

How to apply liquid highlighter with a beauty sponge

.. or if you can afford the Beauty Blender, whatevs... Hello beautiful people! I have a little beauty tip for you on how to apply your liquid highlighter with a beauty sponge (duh... blog tittle lol) Now listen FIRST AND FOREMOST, DONT BRING NO HA...

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Post Carnival Makeup 2018 Beauty Insider

Post Carnival Makeup 2018 Beauty Insider

How to avoid being a P***********l apprentice. 'Ah have ah tabanca!' 'Carnival tabanca!!' (Repeat x 2) I have actually never played mas, played jouvert or been to a fete in my entire life. Closest I have been to any sort of Carnival bacchanal was...

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Anastasia Moon Child Dupe for $45TT?!

Anastasia Moon Child Dupe for $45TT?!

Just in time for Carnival 2018 I have the perrrrfect highlighter dupe for the MUA or makeup enthusiast on a budget! If you ever wanted to try holographic highlighters but just didnt want to spend $42US to do so, well babes, I have just the thing for...

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FENTY BEAUTY = SHOOKNESS!

FENTY BEAUTY = SHOOKNESS!

It's been a minute since Rihanna launched her makeup line, Fenty Beauty, and it has been causing quite a stir! SHOOK? Hell yes! WHY? Because not many makeup brands produce foundation shades in such a wide variety on the first launch. Let's take M...

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