Having a hard time deciding weather or not to go to the gym in makeup? Beauty expert Margina Dennis gives advice on sporting makeup during your next workout or gaming event.


Q: Is it okay to wear makeup to the gym or when playing a sport?
A: It’s important to protect the skin from the damaging effects of the sun when playing a sport. SHISEIDO Urban Environment Tinted UV Protector Broad Spectrum SPF 43 offers a tinted sunscreen that is water resistant, hydrating and oil controlling along with offering broad-spectrum sun protection.


SHISEIDO also offers a tinted sunscreen stick and Tinted Powder sunscreen. You can finish off your light look with mascara from Blinc that is smudge and sweat resistant and Jane Iredale Just Kissed® Lip and Cheek Stain Forever Pink. The stain is chock full of olive and avocado butter and adjusts to your body chemistry to a give a universally flattering flush.


Olympic Gold Medalist Natasha Hastings “I always run with a full face of makeup”

Q: After heavy physical activity, what are some products you recommend I use to make my face?
A: You want to make sure you to give the skin a good cleanse and moisturize before applying a bit of color. SEPHORA COLLECTION Triple Action Cleansing Water removes dirt, makeup and leaves no residue. It’s great for all skin types and won’t dry out the skin. Michael Todd True Organics Liposome Antioxidant Moisturizer soothes and hydrates skin before applying makeup.


EVE PEARL HD Dual Foundation offers two colors so you customize your application and get from sheer to medium coverage. Freedom Glow Beauty Balm from Revolution Organics offers three different flattering shades that work for the lips and cheeks. SHISEIDO Makeup Shimmering Cream Eye offers a longwearing dewy look for the lids. Top your lashes with LashControl Mascara that conditions your lashes and offer clump free definition.
Q: If I want to use makeup to represent my country while cheering them on during a sports event, what are some unique makeup looks I can try doing myself?
A: Since Brazil is hosting this year’s world cup, here is a few flirty looks that are festive and wearable, instead of the typically face paint.

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margina-dennis-188x300Expert Advice from: Margina Dennis

Makeup guru Margina Dennis has been making the world a little more beautiful for over 15 years. She has worked her magic on celebrities such as Tracy Morgan, Jane Lynch, Lea Michelle, and Tom Brady and her work has been seen on CNN, Fox, & BET and in Publications such as Teen Vogue and Entertainment Weekly.Margina’s approach to the beauty industry is to keep it simple. “I’m a firm believer in keeping people looking like themselves, but it enhancing the look so that they can be the best that they can be.”

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