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    About Me

    Kristin de la Renta is the CEO and Master Makeup Artist of KDLR Beauty Labs – an on location makeup and hair studio illuminating beauty from the inside out and inspiring aspiring beauty pros alike. She has held leadership and education roles for brands including Bobbi Brown, Catrice Cosmetics, L’Oreal/Saloncentric, and has served as a […]

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    March / April 2021 Makeup & Hair Brand Promos!

    NYX, Too Faced, Bite Beauty, E.l.f. Cosmetics and More!

    March / April 2021 Makeup & Hair Brand Promos!

    March/April Beauty Brand Promos! Anyone else survive Covid via retail shopping? **frantically raises BOTH hands!** I’ve finally feel like I’m coming out of the other side and have started editing some videos I created as a by product (and justification) to my purchases, among other things. In the process of all of this, I realized […]

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    This Game of Healing

    this game of healing

    Feeling “Off” is OK. Some days, my mental health survival mechanisms look like this. No, I’m not bragging. It’s deeper than it looks. I haven’t written a blog post, newsletter or candid IG post in quite some time. That’s because my art, in all its forms, comes from a sacred place and I’ve been in […]

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    Growth is in the Discomfort

    Keep going..

    growth is in the discomfort

    A Note of Hope I was chatting with a friend over dinner in Manhattan recently. He said that thing I’ve heard numerous times from varying sources. That thing I’ve had plenty of time to marinate on. That thing that went something like this: “The city is dead, it’s never going to be the same, everyone […]

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    New York City isn’t DEAD

    I’m Back!!

    New York City isn’t dead

    I’m Back in The Big Apple In case you hadn’t noticed wink wink. I’ve been lucky enough to meet some pretty dope people right off the bat here. Art is happening within and around the heaviness of the world stage right now, and I’m glad to be a part of it. And I’m choosing to […]

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    6 Skincare Lines for Men

    Bc the boys need help too!

    6 Skincare Lines for Men

    Skincare Rec’s for the Boys! Ladies and gentlemen, aging might be more acceptable for men in our society than it is for women, but that doesn’t mean it’s right and it doesn’t mean men should slack on their process and self-care. Don’t shoot the messenger, I’m just keepin’ it real. Skin is skin, and the […]