This Friday, Poshy Magazine caught up with Christine Hindle, Co-Owner & Publicist at Vivace Public Relations, to find out what’s in her beauty bag. Vivace is a boutique PR agency based in Baltimore/DC and Chicago, specializing in entertainment and lifestyle PR. Their clients range from reality TV stars to interactive social media platforms. Christine is always on-the-go and loves the challenge of juggling her many passions, which include event planning, cupcake baking, touring wineries with her boyfriend, and traveling anywhere and everywhere with her large Italian family!
Check out some of Christine’s favorites and how she stays looking flawless with her busy lifestyle! Tweet with Christine at @cmhindle and tell her what’s in your beauty bag using hashtag #PoshyBeauty. Ok Christine, it’s time for you to spill all your beauty secrets.
Name one item in your beauty bag you can’t live without.
Christine: “BareMinerals Original Foundation in Medium Beige. It even has SPF 15 so I feel like I have some protection at all times! I’ve used it since high school, and now it’s the only foundation I’ll ever use. It’s a miracle-worker!” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Amazon.com, $14.40
What is your favorite thing in your beauty bag?
Christine: “Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-In-Place Eye Pencil in Onyx. I’ve tried every eyeliner pencil on the market… and this one is the best, hands-down! It goes on creamy, sets in seconds, and lasts all day and all night. Amazing.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Neiman Marcus, $21.00
What is the newest thing in your beauty bag?
Christine: “My Clarins self tanning instant gel.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Macys.com, $45.
What is your all time favorite product?
Christine: “My all-time favorite product is the Bare Minerals original foundation.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Ulta, $20.00
What do you use everyday?
Christine: “L’Oreal Paris Voluminous Original Mascara in Black. Mascara is one product that you truly do not need to splurge on to find a winner. This mascara is only $7, and people ask me all the time if my lashes are fake!” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Amazon.com, $5.72
Lashes, daily glue on’s or extensions?
Christine: “I have to honestly say I’ve never worn fake lashes! I have been blessed with long lashes, so it’s just mascara for me!”
What beauty items do you use on a special occasion?
Christine: “Anastasia Beverly Hills Perfect Brow Pencil in Brunette. I have thick, dark brows, but sometimes they need a little fill-in or touch-up, and Anastasia’s products cannot be beat in this department!” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Nordstrom.com, $20.
What are you longing to add to your cosmetic bag?
Christine: “Make Up For Ever’s HD Microfinish Powder. A makeup artist used it on me at a shoot and now I am obsessed… it is on my cosmetic wish list!” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Sephora.com, $16.00
Do you have any tips for saving money on your favorite products without sacrificing quality?
Christine: “L’Oreal makes some wonderful products that are reasonably priced. Also, Sephora is great at letting you test out products by giving you a sample to take home and try before you shell-out money on an item that you may not love.”
What is your favorite splurge?
Christine: “A photo-finish primer, like Smashbox. It definitely helps your makeup stay on better.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Nordstrom, $42.00
What is something in your Beauty Bag that shouldn’t be there?
Christine: “I have about 100 bobby pins lying in the bottom of my bag!! Lol. I am a messy beauty bag girl!”
Do you have anything in your beauty bag you’ve used since you were 16?
Christine: “Bare Minerals Original Foundation & Bare Essentials Lip Gloss. Both are staples in my beauty bag.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Amazon.com, $21.95
Christine: “Miracle Skin Transformer Treat & Conceal Eye & Face. Works great for my dark under-eye circles, we call it the “Italian Curse” in my family!” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Beauty.com, $36.
Christine: “L’Oreal Paris Voluminous Original Mascara in Black.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Amazon.com, $5.81.
Christine: “BareMinerals Blush in Glee.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Sephora.com, $19.00.
Christine: “Milani Bronzer All-Over Glow.” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Target.com $8.99
Christine: “Shelissa Organics- try it and I promise you will never go back to regular old Chapstick!” #PoshyTip. Where to find it: Amazon.com, $3.99.