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

Face of the Day: Turquoise Metallic Cut Crease

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So, for July 5th, I wanted to do a fun look for my birthday that would match my tie-dyed Gypsy 05 dress I would be wearing. I haven’t really used any NYX products before, but Jerry got me some eyeliners that… Continue Reading

Wow! Studio Gear True Whipped Stain Gloss is To Die For!

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Holy moly, watch out matte liquid lipsticks, there’s a new kid in town! Studio Gear has some great products, and I’ve really liked almost everything I’ve tried.  Our local Stage store carries the brand, and the only time I didn’t keep using a… Continue Reading

MAC + Caitlyn Jenner Finally Free: Lipstick for Charity!

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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

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

Paul & Joe Beaute Full Coverage Lipstick

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I had never tried any Paul & Joe products before, so I was really excited about this lipstick in the shade Retro.  Interestingly, Paul & Joe is a French brand by designer Sophie Mechaly, but the cosmetics are Japanese.  I’ve… 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

Urban Decay UD Gwen Stefani Palette Review & Swatches on Light & Dark Skin

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I was not impressed with Urban Decay’s Naked on the Run palette, and the Naked Smoky and Vice 4 just didn’t have colors that made just have to have them.  Therefore, I wasn’t expecting much with the Gwen Stefani palette. … Continue Reading

Warm Nude Eye From Studio Gear

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As mentioned in my initial review of the new Studio Gear True Eye Artistry Palettes (found here), my medium tone skin did not do these eyeshadows justice! The Nude Matte palette (here) is more of an every day or natural… 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