Over the past 10 months I’ve been working to perfect my makeup routine. I’m so proud of my progress. When I officially learn how to snatch this face , I’ll post pictures of just how much progress I’ve made. Despite my improvements I still have a long way to go before I’m really sculpting this face and winging out this eye like the pros.
In the meantime, I’m trying out products to determine what looks best on me and I’m having so much fun playing with eyeshadow. From high end to drug store brands I love them all.
I must admit I’m super excited when the drug store brands have a high color pay off and that was the case in the three Wet n Wild Coloricon Eyeshadow Trios I recently picked up from Rite Aid. Here’s my review of each palette starting with the newest one from Wet N Wild ‘s limited edition fall collection.
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When I hit 30 my skin started to rebel as if it dreaded the day it entered the next decade. I would constantly get breakouts in face, which was a first. Dark spot after dark spot. Then the following Christmas after my 30th birthday my sister gave me a gift filled with Olay products including several from the Olay Fresh Effects Line. Continue Reading »
My shopping trips are including frequent visits to Target, Sephora, Ulta, and make up counters. Don’t get me wrong I’ve always had an interest in beauty buys but never to this extreme. Once upon a time my beauty buys consisted of makeup remover, moisturizer, and nail polish. Nowadays, I’m skipping the shoes and sales racks and heading straight to the beauty aisle. So here’s what I picked up over the last week: Continue Reading »
When my hair is laid, I feel like I can take over the world. Ladies, I know I’m not alone. It’s funny how having a great hair day can add a little pep to your step and add a twinkle to your smile. Continue Reading »
It may be a little premature for me to say it , but I think Rihanna’s new Viva Glam Lipstick will be my go-to hue for the fall. I usually go for deeper and darker colors for the season, but Rih’s new frosted mauve tone has me changing my tune. The songstress has teamed up with Mac Cosmetics again for the newest Viva Glam lipstick and lipglass. This is Rih’s second Viva Glam collection and it may be my favorite. Get a closer look at the shades and the sexy packaging.
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The 4th of July holiday is only days away. To make sure you’re feeling red, white, and blue try these cute designs for your finger tips courtesy of Pinterest. Don’t you just love that site? You can learn how to bake a cake, sew a blanket, and find cool DIY projects, like polishing your nails with really fun designs.
I didn’t know where to actually begin to achieve these looks, but there are several step by step instructions available. If DIY isn’t your thing, just take the picture to your favorite nail salon.
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Lupita Nyong’o's first Lancôme ad is everything we thought it would be and little more! She gave us flawless served up on a silver platter. In the ad , the Oscar winner is promoting the brand’s new Teint Idole Ultra 24H foundation. Someone hand me a tube, especially if it will give me the same glow Lupita is sporting. Continue Reading »
It’s been a minute since I wanted a complete collection from MAC, but the beauty brand’s recent collaboration with Kelly and Sharon Osbourne has changed that. The two-part collection, which is set to release in stores on June 12th and online June 2nd is encased in limited-edition packaging inspired by the duo’s signature red and violet color palettes.
The packaging coordinates with hair color of this mother-daughter duo. Sharon’s swanky packaging is decorated in red , while Kelly’s is in a pretty lavender color.
Sweeties, I’m seriously gushing over every eyeshadow quad, every lip glass, and every lipstick. Once you see this collection, we’re sure you’ll feel the same way. And we have the first look. Check it out, it’s pretty amazing Continue Reading »