Dark Vampy Lips!

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I keep seeing a photo of my friend, Kasey N., pop up on social media.  I think she’s wearing Kat Von D’s Vampira, and she always looks SO fabulous!  I’m still not ready for fall, so I decided that using… Continue Reading

The Highly Intimidating “Cut Crease” Eyeshadow

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I did it, I did it, I did it!  I have been SO intimidated by the popular cut crease eyeshadow looks.  I mean, this stuff is downright scary.  So, of course I just HAD to try it! I am kicking… Continue Reading

New Twist on 80’s Blue: Kat Von D Metal Crush in “Paranoid”

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I decided to reminisce about the fun of the 80s, and had a lot of fun with this shadow!  With the exception of three colors, the new Kat Von D Metal Crush shadows are so pigmented and go on very… Continue Reading

Kat Von D Studded Kiss Lipstick in “Plan 9”

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Kat Von D has done it again, releasing new shades of the Studded Kiss Lipstick.  I decided to try this in Plan 9, an opaque, deep, sea foam green.  These lipsticks are formulated with “Color Cushion Technology,” which is supposed… Continue Reading

VIB Rouge Mini Makeover with MUA Kristen

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The best part of my Labor Day this year was that I did not have to work, nor did I have to take call- finally I get to be one of those people who actually gets to enjoy a holiday! … Continue Reading

How-To: Natural No Makeup Look

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After Kasey N. posted a pic on social media of herself with no makeup, I was insanely jealous of how gorgeous she was. Having such horrible sinuses, and it being allergy season, my nose is always red, my eyes are… Continue Reading

Blue Ombre Lips: Don’t Be Afraid, Just Go for It!

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After going to dinner last night, someone at the table remarked that she’s been wanting to try out a darker lip color, but every time she does, she chickens out.  So… JOANNA D., if you are reading this:  if I… Continue Reading

Can’t Get Excited for Fall? Try a Fall Look!

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As I mentioned in another posting, I just cannot get excited for fall.  I know many people are, but not me.  Just can’t get into that mindset!   So, I decided to try a look with some fall colors, hoping this… Continue Reading

Makeup Magic!

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  This is what I like love about makeup. I’m not really very girly- always having preferred mud runs to makeup. During my first round of college, though, I was an art major.   In high school, I had a very… Continue Reading