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About That Urban Decay Electric Warning: Not Safe for Use in the Eye Area

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The new Urban Decay Electric Palette looks to be everything you would expect classic Urban Decay to be-bright super pigmented shades packaged together in an exciting new palette. But, if you buy this palette, at least in the United States, you will see a fine print warning on the back that the shades Slowburn, Savage, […]

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Top Ten Makeup Palettes

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I love makeup palettes. I am total sucker for them and buy them more than just about any other makeup item. I love the ability to get a bunch of variety in a cute package! So, here are my top ten. I have all of these except the Nars, which is one that I want. […]

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Top Ten Fall Collection Items

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This top Ten Tuesday looks at top items from the fall makeup collections. Below is a wish list of things I want.   Guerlain Eye Shadow Duo: I love the purple and gold combo! Dior Galaxie Nail Polish: A very pretty shade for fall. Chanel Mysterious Nail Polish: I love this cream gray shade. Bobbi […]

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Makeup Wars: Favorite Cruelty Free Cosmetics

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  This week Makeup Wars looks at cruelty free cosmetics. These items are not tested on animals, nor are they sold in countries that do animal testing. Here are my three favorite cruelty free brands across three price points, affordable, medium, and medium-high. (1) NYX NYX is my favorite affordable cruelty free brand. The products […]

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Urban Decay Holiday 2013

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Are you ready for the 2013 Urban Decay Holiday Collection? I am! The press releases for this just showed up, so I am grabbing some photos and info from them. Here is the Holiday lineup from Urban Decay. Urban Decay Face Cases There are two gorgeous limited edition face cases with enough product to do […]

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NYX Parallel World Box Smoky Eye Look

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One of the best deals I got recently came from my impulse purchase of the NYX Parallel World Box. This limited edition box has products to create looks inspired by The Mortal Instruments. It includes instructions to create an innocent day look inspired by Clary or a smoky eye night look inspired by Isabel. Right […]

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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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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 […]