By Janene Mascarella
Gretchen Christine Beaute is a line of custom colors and beauty products for the everyday woman. Through her work at The Gretchen Christine Project, Gretchen has had access to some of the most renowned beauty experts in the world. She has learned the secrets to creating on-camera quality make-up without charging an arm and a leg. The line was designed for the woman who wants to look like she is red carpet-ready without paying the red carpet price.
Which products are her faves? Exclusively for BELLA, Gretchen opens up about a few of her (not-so-secret) treasures.
Golden Girl Eye Shadow Palette – “It’s a great way to go from day to night with your look, and it’s my everyday look. I also use the darker brown shadow as my lower lash eyeliner.” $39.99
Curling Lash Mascara – “This is a great mascara to help bring the sexy back to your lashes. It helps plump and extend your lashes for that full and sultry look.” $13
Foundation Primer – “It’s essential to any good make-up routine; it makes your make-up go on smooth and it helps it stay on longer. My formula is super silky and goes on smooth.” $19.50
Lip Gloss- in the Color Fixate – “It’s a great shade for any skin type or hair color! It’s a versatile great color and one of our most popular!” $12.50
Gel Eyeliner in Raven – “This gel eyeliner is one of our most popular products for upper lash eyeliner. Applied with a brush, the colors are bold and stay on all day long.”$15
Blush in Attract – “This is another one of my staples in my daily make-up routine. It is a great color for almost any skin type. It combines both peaches and pinks to give you that perfect glow on your cheeks.” $12.50
Celebrity False Lashes – “These lashes are for a night out on the town! They are the lashes I am always wearing on the show! I am always getting compliments on my eyes and I think these lashes just make them pop!” $12.95
My Tanning Solution – “It’s a great way to keep that California Sun-kissed glow year round. This product is extremely popular because it gives you great color without turning you orange or making you smell funny. The scent is something everyone will be asking you about!” $35