National Lipstick Day 2019

Affiliate links       Happy National Lipstick Day!!!!  Personally, I would not be disappointed if this were an actual holiday- if we could all get the day off to celebrate the happiness and joy good lipstick has brought to… Continue Reading

June 2019 Makeup Faves

Affiliate links Aang!  Hi everyone- happy Thursday, the weekend is almost here! As promised in our previous post, I’ve gathered some of my fave makeup items of the moment- the ones that have been my regular go-to products that I’ve… Continue Reading

June 2018 Ipsy Glam Bag!

Whew!  It’s been a good while since we’ve posted- I don’t think we’ve EVER gone this long before.  First I got sick, then Jerry got sick, then Jerry got sick again.   With Jerry, I ended up doing ALL the house… Continue Reading

40% Off MAC, 30% Off Bobbi Brown, & Other Black Friday Deals at Bloomingdale’s!

Hellooooooo MAC Cosmetics sale, I’m coming for you! That’s right, there is a “holiday goodbye” sale on MAC Cosmetics at Bloomingdale’s, not to mention plenty of other great prices waiting for you, check them out below! Today Only! Shop Black… Continue Reading

MAC + Caitlyn Jenner Finally Free: Lipstick for Charity!

OMG, can you believe I have NEVER owned a MAC lipstick until now…?!?!  WTF…?!?! Having attended college in my home state of Iowa, and debuting in the decathlon at Des Moines’ Drake Relays, Bruce Jenner has always been someone I… Continue Reading

Eyeshadow Secret from Dior MUA Troycie

For those of you who have been wondering how Troycie attains such a vivid look and color payoff with her makeup, that secret is about to be revealed… But first off, I want to take a moment to mention what… Continue Reading

Gorgeous New Look From Dior MUA Troycie!

So, Troycie finally had a day off, and she sent me this stunning look- it totally reminds me of a mermaid!  Her flawless skin and gorgeous, perfectly blended shades of blue are to die for! She first prepped her skin with One Essential… Continue Reading

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

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”

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

MUA Troycie: 2 Easy Steps to a Pretty Pout

  Step 1. Line lip with your choice of lip liner. I’m using Nightmoth by MAC. Step 2. Apply lipstick to lip. You can shade in outer lips with lip liner for an ombre look. I’m using Supermodel lip gloss… Continue Reading