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Makeup Wars Holiday Wishlist

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This week, Makeup Wars looks at our holiday wish lists. Here are seven items I am coveting. MARC JACOBS Lovemarc Collection: A collection of the Marc Jacobs lipsticks. OLE HENRIKSEN, Ole La La Glow From Head To Toe Blockbuster Set: I love Sheer Transformation, so this would be a great way to try more related […]

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Top Ten Concealers

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This go around it is concealers! Here are ten that I love.   BOBBI BROWN Creamy Concealer Kit: A good duo concealing kit. MAKE UP FOR EVER: Full Cover Concealer: This is a good liquid concealer that pairs well with MUFE foundations. NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer: This is an old favorite of mine. TARTE Maracuja […]

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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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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 […]

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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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Tarte Amazonian Clay Call of the Wild Swatches, Review, Video

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The new Tarte Amazonian Clay Call Of The Wild Palette is a collector’s edition palette with eight neutral shades. When my palette first arrived, I wasn’t overly impressed with the shades in the pans. They looked fine, but they didn’t excite me either. But I did like them better once I swatched them. Here is […]

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The Best Holiday Makeup Palettes

Looking for the best holiday makeup palettes, either for yourself or as a gift? Here are our favorites that are out this season. Most of these are limited edition, so if you want something, get it now, before it is gone. Anything on this list would be a perfect gift as well. If you are […]

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Tarte True Blood Glamour Me Palette Swatches, Photos, Review

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Tarte cosmetics has put out a great makeup kit an palette for True Blood, available exclusively at Sephora.  The Tarte True Blood Glamour Me Set includes 17 eye shadows, a natural eye primer, a full size emphaEyes soft eyeliner, and a sample size of Tarte Lights, Camera, Action mascara. I purchased a True Blood Palette […]

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Top Summer Makeup Tips

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Avoid Makeup Melt With These Top Summer Makeup Tips From melting and dripping to sticky messes, the summer months can really take a toll on your makeup. As the temperatures rise and summer creeps in, it is important to remember some important summer makeup tips to keep you looking your best, even in the heat. […]

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How to Apply Eye Makeup

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As part of our back to basics series, here are some tips on applying eye makeup. Most women know that achieving that natural eye-popping look requires a good deal of patience, experience and knowledge. Whether you are applying cosmetics for a day at the office or for a night on the town, some basic eye […]