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MAC Pro Longwear 2013

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New for fall 2013 is the MAC Pro Longwear collection of paint pots and eye liners. I adore MAC paint pots both as all over eye color and to use as a liner. If you like cream eyeshadows you owe it to yourself to check out the paint pots. The Pro Longwear 2013 collection will […]

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Beauty on a Budget, Top 10 Items Under $10

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This Top Ten Tuesday focuses on the best beauty products for under $10.  I grabbed some of my indie and drugstore favorites, did a look, and also wrote up a few details for you. Below is a look I did using most of the  products in the collage. I put an asterisk by those that […]

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MAC Indulge Fall Collection 2013

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MAC Cosmetics Indulge fall collection has nice mix of the typical shades for fall, with some deep purples, golds and  neutral hues. If you are jumping on the antique gold trend for fall, there are several items in the Indulge collection that will appeal to you. Personally, I am most interested in the purple nail […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Gold Trend For Fall

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Antique gold is the hot trend in makeup colors for this fall. Here are ten great products to help you get the look. Some of these are plain gold, which substitutes quite well or can be used in conjunction with antique gold shadows. Pictured are: Sephora Moonshadow Baked Palette, in the Nude: I love this […]

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Makeup Wars Color Wars Blue

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This time around for Makeup Wars we are all looking at different colors. I took blue, which is interesting because blue is a color that I adore looking at, and I keep buying blue eye shadow pigments, but it doesn’t always actually look good on me. I have to use it in small doses. I […]

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Top Ten Cream Cosmetics

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  What are beauty bloggers’ the favorite cream cosmetics? Find out in this Tuesday Top Ten! Here are my top ten cream cosmetics. These are in no particular order. I love them all equally! Smashbox Limitless 15 Hour Wear Cream Eye Shadow: this really does wear and wear. Make Up for Ever Aqua Cream: Absolutely […]

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6 Purple Eyeshadow Palettes

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Love purple? Here are 6 top eyeshadow palettes devoted to the shade! Each one of these brands is known for producing high quality, super pigmented shadow. So you can’t go wrong with any of them. Pictured are: Bobbi Brown ‘Lilac Rose’ Eye Palette NARS Duo Eyeshadow – Eurydice Dior ‘Purple Revolution’ Eyeshadow Palette Bare Escentuals […]

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6 Top Neutral Eyeshadow Palettes

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Everyone needs a good set of neutral shadows for daily wear. Here are 6 of the best neutral eye shadow palettes. Two of these, Lorac Unzipped and The Balm Nude’tude are also on my all time favorite palette lists. I use both of those a lot. In fact I am almost ready to buy my […]

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Makeup Wars Summer Eye Look

For this Makeup Wars, I did a summer eye look using my new Tarte Aqualilies  palette, a gorgeous collection waterproof makeup in neutral shades.  I still need to swatch and review it, so watch for that coming soon. I was headed out for an outdoor beer tasting festival and figured an eye look with some […]

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Dior Summer Makeup Look

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Here are two summer trends put together. Pair coral and pink makeup from Dior with this summer’s hot lime green for fashion and you get this great Dior look. For this makeup look, let the lips and nails stand out with coral color and go for a light and feminine eye look. Cheeks should be […]