New! Marc Jacobs Le Marc Liquid Lip Crème

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Happy hump day, you guys, hope you’re having a swell week!  It’s been rainy and cold here, well, for Louisiana, that is.  For the umpteenth time, I want my flip-flops back! The good news is that amidst the icky, dreary weather,… Continue Reading

Seriously…?!?! July 2016 Ipsy Glam Bag

July 2016 Ipsy Glam Bag

Omg, beauty subscriptions are SO much fun!  So, what’s the deal with my July Ipsy bag? Well, in June, there were three products that varied- for example, there was an eyeliner that you would get one of two shades, etc.  Out… Continue Reading

My Favorite Bronzers!

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With summer here, it’s time to look sun kissed and bronzed!  I like gardening and running, so I’m outside a lot.  But, I use sunblock religiously, and use several layers on my face, which means my face ends up a… Continue Reading

Obsessed with Brown Lipsticks Lately!

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Despite it being spring, with summer just around the corner, I’ve been obsessed with brown lipsticks lately!  I don’t know why, perhaps it reminds me of many years ago when I first started wearing makeup? Anyway, when we were shopping… Continue Reading

Contouring Made Easy with NARS

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I’m Aleut (Eskimo), and I’ve always hated my wide jaw, and my nose is kind of flat and weird.  Ever since I was a teen, I always did some sort of contouring with makeup.  I’ve always been artistic, even had… Continue Reading

NARS Velvet Matte Skin Tint: A Fab Choice For Oily Skin!

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Geesh, Mother Nature really needs some medication- I swear she’s bipolar!  I didn’t think I would get this post done because the air raid sirens went off in our area, and we had had hail, which usually results in a… Continue Reading

Smashbox Be Legendary Matte Lipstick in Punked

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If you’re on social media for any significant length of time, I’m sure you’re well aware that matte lipsticks are having a moment right now.  The problem is, so many of them are just so damn drying, especially the brands that have edgy “odd”… Continue Reading

Can’t Get Enough of that Eighties Blue Eyeshadow!

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I admit it, blue eyeshadow is one of my guilty pleasures- I just can’t get enough of it!  Yes, I grew up in the eighties, and yes, I LOVED it!  Much to the dismay of those who must be seen… Continue Reading

White Eyeliner for 2016!

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For a fresh new look for 2016, why not try a white eyeliner?  I’ve always kept a white liner on hand for use on my lower water line because it makes your eyes look insanely huge.  But after seeing a… Continue Reading

Studio Gear Nude Matte Eyes

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As I mentioned in my review and swatches of the new Studio Gear True Eye Artistry Palettes (found here), the swatches just didn’t do these shadows justice on my medium-toned skin.  So… I used that as an excuse to play… Continue Reading