When I heard that Urban Decay was launching the new NAKED Ultimate Basics Palette I was more than excited. I use the NAKED Basics Palette and NAKED 2 Basics Palette regularly and this one looked to be another favorite. With 12 all-new neutral shades in Urban Decay's legendary matte formula, this palette does not disappoint and I am already obsessed with it.
Bold brows are in. In case you haven’t noticed the deluge of online eyebrow tutorials, famous full arches like Cara Delevingne’s, and the mercifully short-lived “#eyebrowsonfleek” trend, when it comes to makeup, it’s all about brows. In fact, according to a study by the market research group, NPD, eyebrow makeup sales jumped 34% in just […]
Call it a ritual. A time tested method. The result of much toil, research, trial-and-error. It is what we’ve come to know as “The Skincare Routine”. Ladies, we have our skincare routines down to a science. Although, as we get ever-busier, we trade portions of our regimen for a few more minutes of staying in […]
Plump, full lips are trending — just take a look at any celebrity or Instagram star. I'm even getting my lips plumped up with a little filler in a few weeks (see below for why). You don't necessarily need to make a trip o the doctor's office to get your lips plumped with filler to get the full look. Show More Summary
Your eyes are the center of your face, especially when it comes to your makeup look. Nothing is more true when it comes to your fall makeup, especially this year; eyeliner is a HUGE trend. This season, we are seeing eyeliner in all colors,...Show More Summary
Have you ever found an old tube of lipstick, a forgotten face mask, some abandoned eye cream, and wondered if you can still use it? We’ve all purchased products with high hopes and good intentions only to discover them buried months later when they failed to hold a place in our regular skincare rotation. If […]
This year has been all about strong brows and bold lashes, and that is not looking to change anytime soon. There are hundreds of products out there hat will get the job done, but if you are looking for the best game changing lash and brow products, you've landed in the right place. Show More Summary
Now is the perfect time to shop for new fall makeup or stock up on your favorite skincare because Clinique and Macy's are having a sweet Gift with Purchase. These irresistible favorites from Clinique are available now for a limited time, and the bonus which comes in a must have deliciously printed cosmetics bag is a good one!
In case you haven't noticed, blush is back this fall. After seasons of a natural cheek or an overly contoured face, blush is back, and it's back in a big way. This season's cheek is all about a beautiful flushed look. Highlighting is still a thing, so if you like that look, you can still add a highlighter on top of your blush. Show More Summary
I feel like I have been in a skincare rut lately. I have been using the same core products for the last few years. Sure, I test a lot of products, but usually only for a short period then I go back to my regular skincare routine. I decided it was time for a real change going into fall because my skin seemed to stop responding to its current regimen. Show More Summary
Ladies, nowadays we can’t flip through a magazine or watch our favorite shows without being bombarded with ads for anti-aging products. They usually include well-lit (and airbrushed) celebrities touting miracle potions or a British voiceover promising to diminish your fine lines and wrinkles and erase years from your face. The anti-aging skincare market is a […]
If you are shopping for a new eyeshadow palette for fall, definitely take a look at this new stunner from MAKE UP FOR EVER. As I recommend earlier this week in my Top 10 Eyeshadow Palettes for Fall post, the Artist Palette Volume 4 is a must-have containing shades that range from neutral to bold in an all wonderful gel-powder matte formula.
Have you ever tried some “amazing” new skincare product only to have it do nothing, or make your skin worse? It might have been wrong for your skin type. You’ve probably heard or read somewhere (I may have said it a couple times) that when it comes to beauty and skincare, you should be using […]
I'm always excited when bareMineral launches a new foundation; I consider he brand to be experts in the field of foundation. When I heard they were launching another powder foundation I will admit that I was skeptical. Being the pros...Show More Summary
Summer is coming to its official end. There’s a chill in the air, the days are getting shorter, and we’re starting to see signs of the long-awaited arrival of Pumpkin. Spice. Everything. We trade swimsuits for scarves and think back fondly on all those fun in the sun summer memories. But what if those memories […]
I love a great eyeshadow palette. I always pick up a new eyeshadow palette (or three) each season, especially in the fall. The fall season is when we really seem to change our makeup looks. Whether you are going for more neutral shades, bold or smoky shades or bringing on the brights, the best value you can get is an eyeshadow palette. Show More Summary
I was super excited when I heard the news that IT Cosmetics was going to be sold in Sephora! I knew that by being sold in Sephora, IT Cosmetics would most likely be expanding, and they have. The brand will not only be carrying theirShow More Summary
Cell phones: They’ve become a universal addiction. If you’ve ever misplaced your cell phone—and who hasn’t?—you know the dread that can quickly take over. “OMG. How can I survive in the twilight zone of disconnectedness?” Americans spend a third of their waking hours on their devices. Our phones are always with us: at home, at […]
Marc Jacobs Beauty has redefined blush this fall with the launch of its Air Blush Soft Glow Duo. Redefine blush, you say? Yes! Blush does not have o be boring. The right blush and proper application technique can just illuminate your look and pull your entire makeup look together. Show More Summary
With summer coming to a close and fall just around the corner, we change a lot about our routines. Skin care should not be left out. After a long, hot summer out in the sun, surf and whatever else you may have subjected your skin to, it is time to get your skin back in tip top shape. Show More Summary