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Have you ever wondered how our products get their creative and unusual names? Well, if you are already in on the secret, you know that 42 Dubonnet captures all the allure, mystery and electricity of 1920s. We use that glamorous 1920's essence to create beautiful 'Speakeasy Cosmetics'! The mystery and hidden glamour of 1920's Prohibition speakeasies and the cocktails served there inspire every element of 42 Dubonnet. From the colors of lipsticks and eyeshadows to the names of different products, all draw inspiration from the decadent (and tipsy) history of Prohibition era in the Roaring Twenties. So sit back, relax, and drink in all...

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In this month's Alluring Interview, we are featuring Lydia Rodriguez, a makeup artist from San Francisco. She shares with us her tips for a quick smokey eye, her love of bubble baths, and her most forbidden moment (it involves a secret hiding place)...   42 DUBONNET: Tell us about you. LYDIA: My name is Lydia Rodriguez, I'm a Freelance Makeup Artist from San Francisco, Ca. I'm sole proprietor of "Lydia The Makeup Artist." I started out as a self taught MUA then I began practicing makeup looks on my family & friends. Since I loved makeup artistry so much ...I decided that...

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According to legend, wearing red makes you appear more attractive to other people. And while the scientific evidence supporting this claim is pretty hazy, red does have an intense affect on us all (even though we probably don't even realize it). The color red was one of the first colors used by humans, and this long history has made the color both emotionally and physically stirring. We associate the vibrant hue with things like fire, blood, war, danger, aggression, and power. But we also associate the same color with things like passion, warmth, desire, and love.  While these associations might all seem relatively...

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What do Ann and Lauren, cofounders of 42 Dubonnet, love about the waterproof, smudge-proof Sultry Eyes Gel Liner? "We love how this liner glides on our eyes with no tugging. It feels really rich on the skin." So now that you have heard from 42 Dubonnet's very own, what do customers love about this product? Here is what they have to say! Cynthia Abato Beauty Blogger and Makeup Artist    "When I put it on, it glides so easily. It really goes on nice and softly, I love it!" Want to hear more about Cynthia? Check out her Alluring Interview here! Missy Rose Model,...

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If there is one thing makeup is great for, its holidays! And I’m not talking about getting all dolled up for a Valentine’s Day date or a fancy New Year’s Eve party. Although we love makeup for those occasions too. I’m talking scary special effects makeup for Halloween or full American flag face paint for the Fourth of July. The bigger and the wilder and the more artistic, the better. Makeup is one of the greatest and most customizable ways to get in the spirit of celebration. So a week and a half ago, when St. Patrick’s Day turned everything...

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