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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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8 Awesome New Makeup Palettes and Sets

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Looking for something new while you wait for the fall collections to come out? Check out these awesome new makeup palettes and kits from Sephora.  

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Top Ten Items In My Beach Bag

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My beach bag is usually stuffed with more than I need, but here are my top ten items! (1) Kate Spade Sunglasses. (2) Supergoop SPF 50 sunscreen: I just started using this and love it! (3) Sport Chapstick with SPF. (4) My striped beach towel. (5) Tarte Aqualillies: Great waterproof makeup all in one compact. […]

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Summer Beauty Essentials

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Today I have a guest post from model and actress Emma J (who you also see in the photos). Thanks Emma for the post! Be sure to follower her here: www.twitter.com/@emmajactress and also check out her blog here: http://www.my-style-blog.com/ With sizzling temperatures in NY (and my native London) I have found my skin requires a […]

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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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Makeup Wars Summer Foundation

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    This round of Makeup Wars looks at summer complexion fix ups. I always focus in summer on powder foundation and tinted moisturizer. I have a couple of clear favorites in this department. In summer I often switch to a very light foundation. Tinted Moisturizer is often perfect for this. Even though I have oily […]