Lianne Farbes

Lianne FarbesLianne Farbes is a beauty expert, educator, published author and Market Trainer for Hourglass Cosmetics. She provides education, training, event planning, and support for all Sephora and Space NK stores in the Mid-Atlantic region.  Her latest book entitled, “You Don’t Need All That Makeup” was published in February of 2014 on is also the founder and CEO of Digital Girl Media and is a sought after digital consultant that helps individuals migrate blogs to wordpress along with a host of other social media services for individuals and brands. Over the past 20 years she has also worked with some of the top brands within the beauty/lifestyle industries. Her award winning beauty blog The Makeup Girl, has been featured in the pages of Lucky, InStyle and Ebony magazines and on

In addition, she is an on air beauty expert appearing in segments on ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox networks in several different regional markets. She has served as a brand ambassador for Avon, Inc., RoC Skincare and Johnson’s Baby. She is also the founder of the highly successful online editor networking event Cocktails & Couture.  In 2011, Lianne collaborated with MAC Cosmetics on a limited edition capsule collection called “Bloggers Obsessions” that went on sale online in North America. Her smokey eyeshadow shade, Hocus Pocus sold out in a week.  Lianne can be found providing her insight at many high profile panels and conferences nationwide. Avidly immersed in social media, Lianne commands a network of over 35,000 on her social networks.