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#ManiMonday – Gradient Striped Nail Art with Essie Summer 2014

Happy Monday! I hope your weekend was as enjoyable as mine. The boyfriend was away which called for a girls night at my house, some retail therapy and a Sunday Funday/Father’s Day in the pool at my parents’ house. It’s a rough life,Show More Summary

Revlon Bold Lacquer Length & Volume Mascara.

You know I am always on the hunt for the latest in volume and lengthening mascaras because I love bold lashes. When I received Revlon's latest Bold Lacquer Length & Volume Mascara to try, I couldn't wait to put it to the test right away. It promises lacquered length and volume, did it live up to that promise?

A.L.U. Senior Superlatives Class of 2014 – The Winners!

No more pencils, no more books, no more teacher’s dirty looks. School is out so it’s time to award the A.L.U. Senior Superlatives for the Class of 2014. You came out in droves to give your favorite brands titles like Class Clown and Biggest Flirt. Show More Summary

Urban Decay Naked Skin Body Beauty Balm.

When I heard that Urban Decay was adding a beauty balm for the body to their Naked Skin line up I thought, really? I will admit I wanted nothing to do with it or even try it. I thought I would have no need for something that promised to make my skin more firm and blurred away flaws and made it glow. Show More Summary

Dive In and Go Blue this Summer with Clinique.

I'm all about making a splash with my shadow and playing up my eyes in soft bright shades in the summer. All About Shadow Eye Shadow Quad and Quickliner for Eyes Intense from Clinique in the best shades of blue have me on-trend and taking me from day to night -- and getting compliments on the look.

The 5 Best Top Coats To Try Now

If there’s one product question I get more than any other, it’s about what Top Coat I use. As a blogger, I’m constantly testing new products so, my answer can change on a daily basis. However, I do have certain go-tos that I reach for over and over again and these five are the best […] The post The 5 Best Top Coats To Try Now appeared first on All Lacquered Up.

Top 10 Bronzers.

Just a few brushes of bronzer swept across your skin and your entire look can be changed; your entire face is warmed up with a bronzed look to it. Bronzer is super easy to use and the best part is that you can control how much you apply it too. Show More Summary

Essie Neons 2014 Too Taboo Collection Swatches & Review

Even though I own a bunch of day-glo neon polishes, I rarely wear them. They’re cool but the opacity issues and streakiness that plague traditional neons make them a bother to apply. Plus, they can be a bit too much for everyday life. Show More Summary

Feeling Confident in Glasses + Makeup Tips for Wearing Glasses.

I remember back in the 2nd grade when I was told that I was going to need to wear glasses. Not just for reading, but to see everything. For me, this meant that I would be different - no one in my class at school wore glasses so this was a big deal. Show More Summary

#ManiMonday – L’Oreal Miss Denim Collection Textured Nail Art

It’s never too late for a #ManiMonday look, right? I was all indecisive about what to put on my nails today and then the L’Oreal Miss Denim Summer 2014 nail polish collection arrived and inspiration struck. This mix of five denim shades...Show More Summary

ALU Senior Superlatives Class of 2014 – Vote Now!

What brand has the best brush? What about the most creative color range? Who has the best social media persona? After an interesting nomination round, it’s time to vote for your favorites in the ALU Senior Superlatives. We need to crown...Show More Summary

bliss Triple Oxygen Facial in a Box.

I am all about radiant skin. To get radiant skin, I depend on things like masks, peels and my Sunday night spa nights which include my own DIY facials. I test many different products to come up with my own facials, but nothing as clever as bliss' Triple Oxygen Facial in a Box.

MAC Pedro Lourenço Collection.

We all know that MAC Cosmetics launches a lot of makeup collections. As I am so into makeup, I tend to like a lot of them, but then some of them are a miss for me. Then there are some MAC collections that totally take my breath away and that is this one; the MAC Pedro Lourenço Collection. Show More Summary

Summer 2014: Zoya Tickled & Bubbly Nail Polish Collections.

Summer nails are all about the bright and cheerful this year and Zoya is bringing it this year with their Tickled and Bubbly nail polish collections. They are welcoming a season of happiness and feel good colors, 12 new shades in all...Show More Summary

Morgan Taylor Island Treasures for Summer 2014 – Swatches & Review

As I told you when I named my Top 10 Summer Nail Polish Collections, Morgan Taylor Island Treasures made the list for its mix of “me” colors with more mainstream shades like pink and fuchsia. The brand really hasn’t gotten enough attention...Show More Summary

Top 10 Lip Crayons.

I am obsessed with the newer type of jumbo lip pencil/lip crayon products that have sprung up onto the beauty market over the last few years. I love that these jumbo lip crayons (I am going to call them lip crayons for the rest of this post) are more of a hybrid lipstick/lipgloss and sometimes have a lip balm feel to them. Show More Summary

ALU Senior Superlatives “Class of 2014? – Nominations Are Open

All across the country, high school seniors are prepping for graduation and looking forward, with much excitement, towards the next step in their journey. As the co-editor-in-cheif of my high school’s yearbook, one thing I loved about...Show More Summary

Summer 2014: Urban Decay Goes Electric.

Urban Decay has lost their mind and not just launched a few shade extensions this summer, but they have gone totally electric with a brand new palette and a variety of NEW products that you have to see. From 10 of the brightest, coolest shades to four new deep black eye liner formulas, all waterproof to get you through summer, these are beauties you will want to check out.

Sunday Funday – It’s #NailGlossip Night

Hey peeps! Whatcha doing tonight? The answer should be, participating in #NailGlossip on Twitter with me, Sarah from Chalkboard Nails and Jen from The PolishAholic. If you haven’t joined our bi-weekly chats, you are missing out on so much fun. Show More Summary

Win It! – Urban Decay Chaos and Bang Nail Polish Giveaway

Hey, hey, hey, it’s my birthday! And while I’m off celebrating with my family, I have a present for all of you. Two sets of the Urban Decay Summer 2014 Nail Lacquers, Chaos and Bang. How To Enter Entering is simple. Just sign up forShow More Summary

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