www.thebeautyelixir.com Celebrity Makeup Artist Tia Dantzler

Win Products by Nuance by Salma Hayek

It’s giveaway time and I’m super excited about it. If you read (HERE) when I raved about finding a new mascara for my lower lashes then I know your excited […]


My Love Affair With Yum Yum Candles

As I began opening my box of goodies from Yum Yum Candles a sweet aroma greeted me as I rushed through the box with excitement. I’ve been a fan of […]


Ask Tia Tuesday: Solution For Eyeshadow Creasing

Today’s question comes from M. Williams and she asks: HELP, do you have any solutions for eyeshadow creasing? Yes, I do! Start off by prepping your lids with a matte-ifying […]


My Interview With Scandalous Beauty

I wanted to share an interview that I did with the lovely Erin of Scandalous Beauty. It’s very rare that you get asked the PERFECT and most fun questions so […]


The Day I Worked With Photographer Matthew Rolston

Have you ever had the feeling of inadequacy? Well, I definitely have. Through out my career as a makeup artist, I’ve had to stretch myself as an artist and also […]


My Newest Love is Hourglass Film Noir Lash Lacquer

Boy was I surprised when I twisted the mascara tube only to find a wand as the applicator. So I immediately read the directions on the box so that I […]


What Will Your Story Read?

When I started on my journey as a makeup artist, who would’ve thought that I would travel the world with pretty stamps on my passport with lots of great memories […]


Ask Tia Tuesday: Help! I Need A Good Tinted Moisturizer..

This weeks question comes from M. Lee: Are there any good tinted moisturizers out there for “brown” girls and will it have good coverage? Absolutely! I’m a HUGE fan of […]


Prepare Your Skin Now For Beautiful Summer Skin

Sooner than later the sun will be shining brighter and the heat will be upon us. Keeping that In mind I wanted to make sure you ladies are doing the […]


Best Makeup At The Oscars Award Goes To…

So the night that we’ve all been waiting for…The 84th Annual Academy Awards is under way¬†and I wanted to quickly tell you who I chose for the best makeup look […]


Ways I’m Inspired As A Makeup Artist…

One of the questions I’m often asked by interviewers is, “Where do you find inspiration”. My life in a whole and how I live it is a total inspiration from […]


Scored The Perfect Mascara For My Lower Lashes By Nuance

Back in August 2011, Nuance Salma Hayek was launched exclusively at CVS Pharmacy at locations nationwide. The Actress Salma Hayek created a full beauty line that includes, Skincare, Cosmetics, Haircare […]