For the longest time, I avoided black eyeliner. I was convinced it was too harsh for me and I lived for my long discontinued MAC Graphic Brown Fluidline. But when my Graphic Brown supply finally ran out I forced myself to go out of my comfort zone and experiment with new products and colors. Show More Summary
You all know that I love a self-tanner and I have literally tried dozens of them. When I find one I like, I stick with it. I don't even like to try many new self-tanners because I am afraid to look orange or too brown or streaky. I honestly...Show More Summary
There are so many products that I just bring out in the summer months and really depend on. From bronzers, waterproof mascara, neon nail polish to self-tanner, I do have quite a few summer must-haves that I do use each year. The good...Show More Summary
Rosacea is a common, inflammatory skin condition that affects about 16 million Americans. The most common symptom is persistent facial redness. People’s symptoms can range from mild to moderate to severe. Many people that suffer from rosacea wear a lot of makeup, heavy concealer and powders to hide it as much as they can. Show More Summary
My favorite holiday of the year is just a few days away and I can’t wait. I LOVE the 4th of July. A day filled with beautiful weather, food, fun and fireworks. What more can you ask for? And the fact that no one has to shop for presents in order to celebrate it, even […] The post Red, White & Blue 4th of July Nails with Salon Perfect appeared first on All Lacquered Up.
Bronzers are one of my favorite makeup products. Though I just put out my list of favorite bronzers, I just learned of these limited edition Baked Bronzers from Milani. Once I tried them, I knew I had to tell you about them right away because they are perfect for using right now.
Summer is the roughest season on our feet. Sandals expose them to the elements, barefoot walks on the beach, hot concrete or even hardwood floors can all add up to dry skin, cracked heels and ragged cuticles. This week, the Top 10 Tuesday...Show More Summary
Yay for the summer and spending lots of time outside. I could go on and on about the importance of sunscreen, but I am sure you all know by now that you need to wear sunscreen everyday and that you need to reapply it often. Did you know...Show More Summary
How do you get ready for a big night out? With summer here and the days longer, the calendar seems to be filled with a lot of parties and fun nights out this time of year. You don't have to stress about getting ready for a night out when you have the right beauty products on hand to help you get ready in a flash. Show More Summary
In case you haven't heard the news or seen any of the new commercials, Almay has a new brand ambassador and it is none other than the one and only Carrie Underwood. Since 2005 when Carrie captured our hearts by winning American Idol, the quiet girl from Oklahoma went on to become a sensation and an empowering role model. credit: Almay
It is no secret that I am big fan of Clinique skincare. I have been using their products since, well, I feel like I have been using them since I was in my teens. With customized skin solutions, there are always products that work for me. Show More Summary
I don’t know any girl who has watched Clueless and not coveted Cher Horowitz’s closet and computerized “Dress Me” program. I know I still do. Clearly, Iggy Azalea is with me as her video for “Fancy” is a tribute to the classic 90s film. Show More Summary
With Indpendence Day coming up next week, I thought it would be fun to show you some of my favorite red, white and blue products. I felt I was a bit limited with red, white and blue ( I didn't want this to be just all about red lipstick, white nail polish and blue eyeshadow) so I added in some of my favorite summer coordinating products too.
We live in a pretty active neighborhood. Unless it’s raining or snowing there are always people outside and, lately, they’ve been tackling yard work. Now, I have the blackest of thumbs and the boyfriend can do general cleanup but he’s not going to be starring on HGTV anytime soon. Show More Summary
Outside of my go-to neutrals, purple is my favorite eyeshadow color to wear. It just works so well with my pale skin, dark hair and eyes. So when I heard that my Makeup Wars pals were focusing on best purple eyeshadows this week, I was...Show More Summary
I have been a fan of Sharon and Kelly Osbournes since the MTV reality show The Osbournes from what seems like decades ago. It makes perfect sense that the ladies of the family would partner with makeup brand MAC to come up with capsule collections that are true reflections of their styles, right down to the packaging. I never thought I would like it as much as I am though!
Get ready to taste the rainbow with the Skittles-worthy FingerPaints Poolside Paradise collection. Six rich, sparking foils in ROYGBIV-ready shades. Formula & Application FingerPaints nail polish is 5-Free (Formaldehyde, Toluene, DBP, Formaldehyde Resin, Camphor) and produced exclusively for Sally Beauty. Show More Summary
I am all about naturally beautiful, glowing skin. We all know that getting beautiful skin takes work and most likely a bit of makeup to look our best. Well, unless you are blessed with gorgeous skin to begin with. Perricone MD has infused the best of skincare and makeup with a line of No Makeup Skincare and I am obsessed.
When I posted my #ManiMonday nail art featuring shades from the Essie Summer 2014 collection, a reader suggested I make a video to show how I created the look. Done! And if you can’t see the video above on your device CLICK HERE. IsShow More Summary
This is a sponsored post for Socialstars to talk about my experience with Poise Microliners. #PoisewithSAM. All opinions are my own. My days are nothing short of busy. From my long early morning walks, running around with the kids, working...Show More Summary