KATIE LOWES~You know her from SCANDAL as Quinn Perkins but you may not know what an incredible human she is!! I spent the last 7 years doing her makeup on SCANDAL. We bonded at moment one and even when it was 5 am (on a Monday) we managed to make each other laugh. Katie and her mom have been huge fans and supporters of my boutique and I am so grateful. Here Katie shares her obsessions, inspirations and fear of waves.1. WHO INSPIRES YOU?
Kerry Washington. Duh2. BEST BEAUTY TIP FROM A MAKEUP ARTIST?
ALWAYS wash your makeup off before bed..no matter how many drinks you have had!
3. BEAUTY/ STYLE MUSE?
Drew Barrymore and Sienna Miller
4. FAVORITE CHARITY?
Lollipop Theatre Network is a charity near and dear to my heart.
It brings movies to kids who are too ill to leave the hospital.
5. DAYDREAMERS SPLURGE?
All the perfumes from the Smoke line & jewelry. Denise always finds the coolest little handmade pieces. Katie's mom stocks up on Hortense Wish me Luck bracelets (SHOP DAYDREAMER)
6. BUCKET LIST?
Go on a gorilla trek in Rwanda.
7. SCENT MEMORY?
Bonfire mixed with evergreen trees! Reminds me of camping back east
8. ZEN ZONE?
My couch. In front of the Bachelor or Bachelorette!
9. ROAD TRIP TUNES?
Right now. Hamilton the Musical. All day all night. Rinse and repeat
Just finished Shonda Rhimes' Year of Yes. Brilliant, beautiful, a must
"No day but today." Rent
12. TELL US A SECRET?
I'm so scared of the ocean. Mostly waves. Waaaaay too much!
Vacations!! I love to travel. Near and far. Every chance
I get. And while there, I love to splurge on hotels and excursions and local
14. BEAUTY CABINET?
I try to use natural & organic products whenever possible. A few items you might find in my cabinet ~Bag balm, kiehl's, Caudalie .
15. CHILDHOOD DREAMS?
Being where I want to be, when I want to be, with who I want to be
with, speaking whatever I want.
17. DREAM DINNER?
Lin Manuel Miranda. Obsessed with him right now. He wrote the
music and book to Hamilton and plays Alexander Hamilton too.
18. DAILY PERSONAL STYLE?
19. FITNESS CRUSH?
Soul cycle, Pilates and any cardio booty shaking dance class I can find.
20. SECRETLY OBSESSED WITH?
Not so secretly: Bachelor Nation
21. GULITY PLEASURE?
Um... Bachelor Nation
22. ALWAYS ON THE TO DO LIST?
Call my mom.
23. WHEN DO YOU FEEL MOST BEAUTIFUL?
After a good nights sleep.
24. ALTER EGO?
25. WORLDLY CRUSH
Peru!!! Forever and ever.