Pre-game rituals help athletes prepare for the big games, but when it comes to the everyday MVP’s in my life, everyday grooming gets benched. Unfortunately, March Madness trumps shopping for personal care. That’s why I’m glad that while...Show More Summary
I’m a strong believer that there is no such thing as too much green. St. Patrick’s Day is the perfect time to put that theory to the test. From my bright green loafers to my pool felt colored pea-coat to my Lucky Charms tee and shamrock accessories, I’m ready to be faux-Irish for a day. Show More Summary
Mascara is a vital part of your makeup routine and it is one of those products that you will use everyday. You will go through tubes of mascara because you need to throw away your mascara every three months. Did you know that? Yes, mascara spoils once opened and you need to keep track of your mascara. Show More Summary
I remember when the first OPI Brights collection launched in 2005. I ran to my local Trade Secret to snag as many of the bold, summer shades as possible. I still have at least half of them in my collection, and the same goes for the Brights that have come out since; Bright Pair, Brighter By […] The post OPI Brights 2015 Swatches & Review appeared first on All Lacquered Up.
Urban Decay just launched a brand new Eyeshadow Primer Potion and this one is really exciting! Not only is the shade new, which I love, 100% of the purchase price of Enigma will go towards a great cause - Urban Decay's global initiative to empower women, The Ultraviolet Edge.
As I told you last week, grey, aqua and mint are some of my favorite shades this spring. The Nubar Spring 2015 Pop! collection hits on all those spots and more. I’ll admit, it’s been a minute since I’ve been giddy about a Nubar collection, but this one is giving me butterflies. Show More Summary
Now that we have lost an hour of sleep, it is time to put our nighttime treatments to the test and make them work even harder. Did you know that skin regenerates itself faster at night? That is why you should take advantage of specialized nourishing nighttime beauty products to treat the skin overnight when it is hard at work. Show More Summary
I’m a longtime fan of Sally Hansen nail polish. I’ve professed my love of the Sally Hansen No Chip Acrylic Top Coat many times and it remains a Makeup Bag favorite to this day. A couple weeks ago, I tried the new Sally Hansen Patent Gloss and wasn’t surprised when it held up beautifully a […] The post Sally Hansen Patent Gloss Review appeared first on Makeup Bag.
Sally Hansen Insta-Dri just got better. The quick-drying nail polish formula you love has been improved. Even better, there’s a NEW BRUSH! And it’s good, you guys. The re-launch includes 14 new colors for spring, bringing the Insta-Dri lineup to 40 shades. Show More Summary
MAC makes some of the best eyeshadows. It's no secret that I am a huge fan and I use them routinely. They certainly make enough of them. Problem is, I am constantly using one or two from one palette and then another shadow out of another and grabbing a single here and there to create a look. Show More Summary
The first time I met nail guru Jin Soon Choi, we bonded over our love unique nail colors, especially green. I also learned of Jin’s past as a fashion designer in Korea. With the JINsoon Spring 2015 collection, we see those two passions collide. Show More Summary
I've reached a certain age in life where I need Botox and yes, I get it. The plan is every four months. I did my homework when selecting a provider and go to a local plastic surgeon that is very well trained. I don't get a large number of units as to look frozen. Show More Summary
I’m kind of a hand cream freak. I have bottles spread all over the house and in every one of my bags. I refuse to be the victim of that whole “your hands show your age” nonsense. One way I battle time marching over my hands is how I apply my lotion. I never thought my […] The post Hand Cream Hack – The Trick to Up Your Hand Care Game appeared first on All Lacquered Up.
Spring is right around the corner and I can.not.wait. It is time to start lightening and brightening up your makeup. While a lot of brands are showing a lot of neutrals, you can add a little pop to your cheeks and add a subtle color to your look with a pink or peach colored blush. It will do wonders to warm up your look and be ready for spring.
There is no such thing as too much lipstick is there? NEVER! I have a lot of lipstick. From tinted lip balm to full-on opaque finishes, I have hundreds of lipsticks and I am not ashamed. I just received the brand new line of Sheer Revolution Lipstick from Urban Decay and these are some that you need to add to your collection now. Show More Summary
For the last 23 years, my life has been dedicated to molding, shaping and raising my three daughters into the young women they are today. As a young mother (just 21 years old when I had Bree) I paved my own path to parenting, learning along the way. My way wasn’t necessarily right or […] The post International Women’s Day 2015 appeared first on Makeup Bag.
ROAD TRIP!! That was the theme of my day’s off during my tenure as a ride operator at Cedar Point. Every Thursday, me and my best buds would hop in my convertible and hit the road. We would either visit our families or hit up other parks, like Sea World, Geauga Lake or Kings Island. Show More Summary
This spring it is all about luminous skin. We all know that Urban Decay has perfected the art of NAKED skin with their foundation, beauty balm and loose powder. This season, they have gone even further with the new launch of two new products that are perfecting skin like the brand never has before. Show More Summary
I can't wait for spring to finally be here; it's been a very long winter here in New England. While the season won't officially be here for about two weeks, I have been testing some new spring beauty products that you are going to want to know about. Show More Summary
Our spring nail color #NailGlossip chat has me dreaming of warm weather and the END OF SNOW! I can not bring myself to tuck jeans into one more boot, or pile on so many layers that I resemble the Michelin Man. Over it. To get myselfShow More Summary