This Month's Beauty Obsessions
By Ying Chu
Photo Credit: Gisel Florez
Where else would society-beauty-cum-accessories-designer Tinsley Mortimer give me a sneak peek at her new Dior Jetsetter Palette but on a private jet en route to the Hamptons? St. Moritz, London, Paris, Vienna, Venice, and Tokyo are just some of the destinations where the globe-trotting Mortimer and her clan have spent recent months.
Unzipping the palette's black-patent-trimmed case, Mortimer reveals a Lilliputian tray with mini versions of Dior Show mascara, a caramel lip gloss, a shimmery skin illuminator ("I love it just under my brows"), a berry-toned blush, and pans of eyeshadow that resemble a muted rainbow of French macaroons.
"These are my favorite shades," she says. "But they do look good on everyone." And, save for the cotton-candy-hued shadow, I find the colors surprisingly flattering on me.
Now, if only I could master her signature ringlets....