Second of all, because we’re launching this series with the amazing Laura Mercier who has been promoting sensual and refined beauty care with her line of cosmetics for the last twenty years. I’ve told you about her products many times—I love them!
And finally, because I get to announce that I was chosen to be one of Laura Mercier’s ambassadors! It’s a big honor for me to be chosen by a brand that not only promotes
What can French women learn from American women?
I would love for French women to get this sort of discipline from the American woman in general – especially the working American woman, who will always have clean hair, a little something, makeup, well dressed. She will give effort every single day. French women tend to be a little lazy and they will do themselves to go out or go on a date, but for work they kind of let it go.
How do beauty standards in American differ from France?
In France it’s more effortless, the French like fresh skin, makeup has to be done where foundation is really into the skin so you don’t see it. You want to see beautiful skin, you don’t want to see makeup. Have fun and experiment with makeup, but it’s really about
What is your philosophy when it comes to makeup?
It’s about expressing your personality. Not hiding yourself, feeling confident, being able to learn to correct certain things that make you feel better. It’s all about feeling better and confident, and to show off yourself! Makeup is a big part of that, but it’s not just that! It’s beauty in general – knowing what you can do for yourself that makes you feel good and feel pretty.
How can one achieve a quintessential French beauty look?
As a joke, I would say just throw a red lipstick on with nothing else. Or get a little booster with a tan with a bronzer or a darker tinted moisturizer – that’s very French too. I really think brows and mascara, if there is nothing else.
What is beauty for you?
Beauty is everywhere. It’s something that makes you feel good. It’s something that is pleasant – beauty is everywhere, in every sense of the world. Something that gives you a feeling of positivity and pleasantness.