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Top Ten Tuesday, Best Eyeliners

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Do you have  a favorite eyeliner? Here are my top ten. These are in no particular order. I love them all equally! Disclosure, some of these I have gotten as press samples, specifically Milani, M.A.C., and Make Up For Ever. (1) Urban Decay 24/7: These glide on smooth and come in many brilliant shades. (2) […]

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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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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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Three Affordable Bright Eye Looks For Spring With Products From Target

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Spring is coming. Although I sure wish it would get here now! To help it along, here are 3 bright and bold eye makeup looks and how you can get using affordable and easy to find products at Target. Bold Ocean Blue Get this gorgeous and daring look using Maybelline Color Tattoo shadows, with a […]

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50 Shades Of Grey Eye Shadow

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50 of the best Grey Eye Shadows Across Every Price Range   Bare Minerals Skyline and Bare Minerals Black Ice   Benefit Skinny Jeans and Bobbi Brown Light Grey Bobbi Brown Medium Grey and Chanel Furtif Chanel Infini and Clarins Paltinum Clinique Slate and Cover Girl Platina Dior Gun Metal Gray Shimmer and Diro Kohl […]

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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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The Best Cheap Mascara and How To Wear It

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Women are always on the search for the best drugstore mascara. Everyone wants to find mascara that will give superb separation, plump lashes without clumps, great definition and length, and resists smudging, and many of us are on a budget. Fortunately, at the drugstore level, there is an affordable mascara formula to suit anyone’s eyelashes. […]

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Contest! Enter to Win CoverGirl Cosmetics and a Macy’s Gift Card

There are a couple of good holiday sweepstakes going on. The featured contest below is syndicated from Total Beauty. Click on through to their site to enter. Another nice contest is being run by Nordstrom. Here is the information and  link:  Create a holiday wish list and you could win a $2,000 shopping spree from […]

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CoverGirl Smoky Shadow Blast and Liquiline Blast Swatches

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I’m a sucker for unique packaging, especially if it looks like it will simplify my makeup application. So, I couldn’t resist grabbing a new CoverGirl Smoky Shadow Blast and a matching CoverGirl Liquiline Blast Eyeliner to try and reveiw. CoverGirl Smoky Shadow Blast is a thick two ended shadow pencil and, looking at other reviews, […]

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Best Affordable Makeup Series: Best Drugstore Eye Shadow

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The Best Drugstore Eye Shadow As part of my continuing series on the best drugstore makeup, today I  look at the best drugstore eye shadow. Plus, I will tell you a few that I don’t really like.  Last time I covered the Best Drugstore Blush. The best drugstore eye shadow is well pigmented for brilliant […]