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Birchbox Review and Video

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During October (and probably into November) I am going to focus quite a bit on subscription boxes here on Beauty and Fashion Tech.   I recently got together around 8-10 different boxes to do individual reviews and video reviews, and well as one big comparison review, where I will rank them from best to worst.  So […]

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Little Blag Bag Open With Oliva + Joy Bag and A.V. MAX Necklace

This is a video review and open of a Little Black Bag with an Oliva + Joy hobo handbag and an A.V. Max beaded necklace. The Oliva + Joy bag is quite nice. It is very roomy and perfect for fall. The necklace struck me as just so-so.  I don’t love it, but I’ll wear […]

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L’Oreal Infallible Eye Shadow Swatches, Review, and Video

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L’Oreal Infallible Eye Shadow is a cross between loose and pressed pigment. Basically, it is a loose powder that must have just a bit of medium added so that it presses nicely in the pot and doesn’t have a lot of fall out when applied, yet it is not a firm as a true pressed […]

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Seventeen Ultimate Guide To Beauty Review

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The Seventeen Ultimate Guide to Beauty is a very visual book with just about everything you need to create great hair, beauty, and makeup looks for school, dates, parties, or just about any other occasion. This rather hefty book is chock full of images and covers everything from makeup to hair to nails and skincare.  […]

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Little Black Bag Open With Miztique and MMS Handbags

Here is a quick video review and opening of a Little Black Bag with a Miztique tote and an MMS clutch. The Miztique tote has turned out to be quite sturdy and I have gotten several compliments on it, so I am very happy with the brand. I haven’t had a chance to carry the […]

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Urban Decay Vice Palette Swatches and Video Review

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As soon as the Urban Decay Vice Palette came out, I knew that I wanted it. With 20 new shades, it is a must have for any Urban Decay eye shadow lover. My palette arrived yesterday, so here are photos, swatches, and a review with video. The palette itself is a fairly substantial, attractive box. […]

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MAC Carine Roitfeld Jungle Camouflage Swatches, Review, and Video

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Carine Roitfeld, Editor in Chief of CR Fashion-Book, has a fall collaboration with MAC cosmetics. Included in the collection two palettes that consist of 4 eye shadows and a cream blend blush.  I received the Jungle Camoflage version, so here is a quick review, with a set of swatches and video. The shadow shades in […]

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4 Must Have Beauty Items For Fall and Mary Kay Fall Sweepstakes

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Need a new fall look? Mary Kay cosmetics has some great items, perfect for creating one of several trendy fall looks. This fall, Mary Kay is focusing on four different looks based on the Hollywood Mystique trend: Menswear with a Feminine Twist, Hidden Luxury, Feminine Details, and Polished Confidence. I created the fall hidden luxury […]

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Makeup Wars: Favorite Red Lipstick

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This week the Makeup Wars group searches out the best red lipstick. I am sharing several favorites, both old and new. You see, my favorite red lipstick was discontinued! Previously, I loved CoverGirl Cranberry Shine. You can still get it in a few places, and I linked to a seller on Amazon.com with it, but […]

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Urban Decay Holiday Fun Palette Swatches

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Urban Decay has out three zippered palettes for Holiday 2012 that are great for gift giving, or for yourself. Each includes  a few limited edition shades. I grabbed the Fun Palette, since I liked its mix of colors. The palette comes in a zippered bag: Inside are 6 eye shadow shades in Maui Wowie, Deep […]