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Makeup Wars: The Best Waterproof Makeup

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This week, Makeup Wars looks at the best waterproof makeup. I don’t wear a lot of waterproof items, but I do have a few favorites that I particularly like to get out for hot and humid weather. Sweating off your makeup is no fun, so these items are great for avoiding that!   Here are […]

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Spring Makeup Look With Products From Target

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Target is getting ready for spring with some featured products, and boy am I ready for it too!  I went to Target and grabbed a few of the products featured in the below video to do a new makeup look.  Nothing screams Spring to me more than bright fun colors, and I  love the new […]

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Makeup Wars: Favorite Mascara

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    The Makeup Wars group looks at favorite mascara this week. Mine was mentioned back in our Most Expensive Face Challenge, where I used  Le Metier de Beaute Mascara $34 (read my previous Le Metier Mascara review). I first received my Le Metier mascara from a representative of the company, and it happened to be […]

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Three Great Eye Makeup Tips for Any Photo Shoot

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Want to look fabulous for a photo shoot?  Focus on the eyes to stand out from the average portrait! Seek eyes that  look natural, but still defined: Use a wet angled eye shadow brush like MAC’s 266 dipped in dark brown eyeshadow (Darkhorse by Urban Decay, in the Naked Palette, has a nice deep shimmer […]

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How to Choose the Best Mascara

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Looking for the right mascara? Follow our tips for the best mascara choices and application. 30 Days of beauty Day 27: All About Mascara Examine Your Lashes Choosing the right mascara starts with an evaluation of your eyelashes. Before you can even begin to research the many different types of mascara available today, you need to have a […]

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L’Oreal Voluminous False Fiber Lashes Review

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L’Oreal has released a new mascara that uses a combination of nylon and rayon fibers to create additional volume and length.  L’Oreal Voluminous False Fiber Lashes Mascara advertises that is offers extra length, volume, and curling, with a long lasting and flake free formula.  I was sent a tube of the mascara to try, and […]

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Lancôme Hypnose Doll Lashes

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You know how dolls always have super long, curled, and ultra defined lashes? It isn’t hard to look at a porcelain doll and suffer some serious lash envy!  So, what did Lancôme do about it? They went and formulated a mascara inspired by dolls in order to recreate that big lash, wide-eyed look. They also […]

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Fiberwig, The Best Tubing Mascara

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If you like tubing mascaras such as Blinc Kiss Me or Kevyn Aucoin Mascara (links are to previous reviews) you owe it to yourself to try d.j.v. beautenizer Fiberwig Mascara. Fiberwig is a Japanese mascara that is just now available in the United States through Sephora. However, I first came across it by ordering it […]

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MAC Haute and Naughty Mascara

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MAC Haute and Naughty Mascara is a single brush mascara that has two caps. Open it with the lower cap for a wider opening, which will load the brush more and allow for thicker, longer lashes.  Open the top cap, and the opening becomes smaller and the brush is wiped more clean. This allows for […]

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New MAC Opulash Mascara

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MAC has a new mascara that, for now, is available exclusively at Nordstrom: MAC Opulash Mascara. However, it will be available in MAC stores down the road a bit (mid-May if I remember right). MAC Opulash is a big brush mascara that does it all: Volumizes, defines, and curls. The brush is almost straight, but […]