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    The Mirror of Resistance

    A Cosmic Paradox

    The Mirror of Resistance

    The Cosmic Paradox Sometimes it’s easier to see things in others than it is to see them in ourselves. Whether this is due to ego, trauma or a simple lack of reference, I’ve learned over the years that the character traits and/or behaviors I’m noticing the most in others, for better or worse, are typically […]

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    Winter Wardrobe Skincare Favorites 2022!

    (NYC & FL!)

    Winter wardrobe skincare favorites 2022

    Hello Beauties!  Happy New Year from Manhattan NYC! Sounds glamorous, I know, but it’s legit BRICK out. (i.e. cold af.) Last week we had a wind chill of -1 degrees (do you even plural that?) and today’s high was 25.  All that is to say, living here really is a lifestyle, and as much as […]

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    Life Update & Reintro

    That thing I must do before I die.

    Life Update & Reintro

    Checking in How have things been in your world? I started this off with “it’s been an intense month..” but then quickly erased it as in actuality the intensity has been hitting in varying flavors since the onset of Covid last year. No, this isn’t going to be a post laced with the politics of […]

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    My Current Skincare Routine

    my current skincare routine

    Totally feeling my current skincare routine!  You can catch the whole video over on IGTV by clicking this link! Our skincare process can shift based on seasonal, body and lifestyle changes so if yours isn’t working, change it up! Full transparency, I’m still getting used to editing, etc so strap in for the ride! Cleanser: […]

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    NYC Dreamin’ OOTD

    Vibin’ these days like..

    NYC Dreamin' OOTD

    It’s starting to feel like the dream I had when I was a little girl. Maybe it’s the gold clashing with the black, or the denim linking the patent pumps that makes it some kind of vibe… Or the nude lips and eye shadow hues to pop the blue/green in my eyes and honor the […]

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    Pink Dream Makeup Look

    pink dream makeup look

    Happy Wednesday!! Some of you told me you wanted to know what products I used for this look, so I scratched the deep spiritual copy I initially added with this post when it dropped yesterday, saved it for my book and kept it simple! Here you go my beauties! Skin: Weleda Skin Food Primer: Becca […]

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    About Me

    kristin de la renta

    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 […]