Blog Series: In my Makeup Bag

Today I’m featuring Erika Brechtel’s favorite makeup products. Erika is the talented brand stylist and blogger behind Small Shop, one of my daily reads. If you don’t follow her already I highly recommend you do, she has an incredible taste for both fashion and interiors, plus she’s the sweetest 😉What’s your current makeup bag?How cute is this one?Do you have a makeup tip or secret you would like to share?I still wear the same colors that a professional makeup artist picked out for me for my wedding in 2003! But I do think it’s important to get a consultation at least once in your life. You may be surprised what colors work best for you.Any particular makeup trend that you’re looking forward for spring?I’d really love to find the perfect red lipstick. I’m half-Japanese so reds often turn bright pink or orange on my lips. Any suggestions out there?How does your day makeup routine differs from your night time one? I believe in the smokey eye for nighttime! For day, I keep it simple with brows, mascara, blush and definitely lip moisturizer and sheer gloss.Get Erika’s favorite makeup products:Unite Expanda DustTweezerman tweezersMAC eyeshadow in coquetteGuerlain mascaraMalin+Goetz lip moisturizerChanel lipgloss 03Unite Lazer Straight Relaxing FluidShu Uemura eyelash curlerCole Haan Medium Cosmetic Bag