Designer Cristina Lynch of Mi Golondrina in Dallas shares her routine for classic beauty.

"Like my mother and grandmother, I've always liked to get dressed up and do my hair. I know women in New York and other cities like to be funky and trendy, but in Dallas we go for classic femininity."

—Cristina Lynch

Courtesy of Stella McCartney

Signature scent: "I'm a perfume freak—I spray it on day and night. I love that Stella's scent is floral but not too sweet." Stella McCartney STELLA Eau de Parfume Spray, 1.6 oz., $89

Courtesy of Pantene

Effortless hair: "I don't like to spend time blow-drying. For volume, I slather on this mousse and blast my hair with a diffuser for five minutes." Pantene Pro-V Curls Defining Mousse, $5.24

Courtesy of Nuance

High impact lashes: "I have a girl crush on Salma Hayek. Her mascara delivers dark, high-impact color that doesn't rub off. I use an old-school eyelash curler and then add two coats." Nuance Salma Hayek Full Effect Ultra-Volumizing Mascara, $9.79

Courtesy of Elizabeth Arden

Ultimate moisturizer: "I've used this rich balm since high school. I dab a little on chapped lips or dry skin at night, and any flakiness is gone by morning." Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant Nighttime Miracle Moisturizer, $39

Courtesy of Chantecaille

Signature shade: "Chantecaille first grabbed my attention for its pretty packaging. So many lipsticks are not very moisturizing. This soft pink color is rich but not too thick or shiny." Chantecaille Lipstick in Sweet Pea, $36