Makeup Fails and Holy Grails

I picked up 4 of the Bare Minerals Pigments in the colors: Sex Kitten - a deep metallic maroon  Drama - browish grey alloy Moss - silver metallic chrome Pebble - earthy tan with slight shimmer These pigments are absolutely gorgeous. They are approx. $14 a piece. Each are soft,...
During a pre-Christmas haul from Sephora, I picked up Hourglass Ambient Powder in Luminous Light. I think it was a bit too light for my skin tone and a bit too shimmery for a full face, so I exchanged it for the shade Dim Light. That was a wise choice. Dim...
This is my Coastal Scents Eyeshadow Look of the day. I've had this eyeshadow palette for several years now, since it first came out. She's been lonely lately, so I thought I'd give her some attention. If you would like to see more of these EOTD (Eyeshadow of the...
A few days before Christmas I took a trip to Sephora and picked up the #76 Givenchy Le Prisme Eyeshadow Quartet in Siena Silhouette. I'll put a link to that haul here. The small quad is $57 and the eyeshadows are approximately the size of a dime. This is quite an...
This is a continuation of last nights post (click here to read the lipgloss review) from the Holiday Collection, 76 piece Starry Lights set. Since this set is so big, I've got to break it up into sections to give a thorough review. Let's jump right into the Ulta Eyeshadow Review,...
I've been anticipating this Studio Gear Holiday Palette ever since I heard they were coming out with 4 smokey, sexy shades. I finally got my hands on it a few days ago and have been playing with it since. The palette retails for $25 on the Studio Gear website and...
I was so excited to create this Teen Holiday Makeup look for you guys featuring my daughter's new favorite makeup brand, Mineral Hygienics. Mineral Hygienics is designed for women of all ages, but perfect for teens because it is long lasting yet easy on the skin. With only 4...
  These pretty little palettes are from a quick trip to Walgreen's yesterday. These were in a small display area in the cosmetics section designated for "Holiday" gifts. I picked up 2 of the neutral 'Twinkle Twinkle' 5 color eyeshadows. Although there were a few more palettes with vivid colors,...
After watching one of my FAVORITE YouTubers, Nicole Guerriero, and her current skin care routine I raced off to Ulta and picked up her recommended Mario Badescu Acne Wash. I was going to make a "Ulta Haul" full of the new items I bought but since this product has...
I've been a huge fan of the makeup artist and YouTube personality, Wayne Goss, for many years now. He recently announced the release of his own brand of makeup brushes on his makeup channel and chat channel. From his subscriber base alone (over 1 million people) they are guaranteed to...