Professional Quality Makeup Brushes for $3?

Art Brushes 1

I had been really sad because I found a Sephora Professional pencil eye brush on sale for five dollars on one of our Sephora trips, but I lost it.  So, I’ve bee trying to find a replacement for it, without spending… Continue Reading

Fun Look for Spring with Mally Beauty!

mally 2

The fabulous folks at Mally Beauty were kind enough to send me some goodies to try out.  I was excited, because some of these items always seem to be out of stock at Ulta, so I knew they were REALLY… Continue Reading

Beauty Box 5: February 2016

Beauty Box 5 3

If you’ve been keeping up with this blog, you know how much I LOVE subscription boxes!  Part of the thrill is the surprise and pleasure of unboxing; and the goodies are almost always worth a lot more than what you… Continue Reading

Can’t Get Enough of that Eighties Blue Eyeshadow!

blue 2

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

urban decay gwen stefani palette 2

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

Studio Gear Warm Nude Palette me 2

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

Nude Matte Eyeshadows Me 2

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

Shimmer Plum Eye from Studio Gear

Studio Gear Shimmer Plum Eyeshadows 1

After swatching the Studio Gear True Eye Artistry Palettes on my arm, my medium skin tone just didn’t do them justice.  As pigmented as they are, I knew they would show up better on my face since I use brightening… Continue Reading

New Studio Gear True Artistry Eyeshadow Palettes: Review & Swatches

Studio Gear 3 Palettes

Studio Gear has released three new eyeshadow palettes, and I’m super excited that I get to play around with them! The palettes are a part of Studio Gear’s True. line, and come in three different varieties: Nude Matte, Warm Nude, and Shimmer Plum,… Continue Reading

Face of the Day: More Cut Crease Eyeshadow Practice

blue cut crease 4

Well, after having better luck than I anticipated yesterday on the whole cut crease eyeshadow look, I decided to try it again, but only a bit bolder.  (I think I am going to keep attempting to do even bolder and… Continue Reading