Bring On The Brights With Too Faced and More!

Bring on the Brights Now that the weather is warming up (55° today), I’m really, really looking forward to ditching my black, grey and brown wardrobe and welcoming some fun bright shades. Here are a few things on my spring/summer wishlist. Too Faced A La Mode Summer Eyeshadow Palette ($36) – just gaze at those […]

tarte Be MATTEnificent Amazonian Eye and Cheek Palette: Review, Pics and Swatches

This review is looong overdue. The tarte be MATTEnificent Eye & Cheek Palette ($36) was released with the Spring 2014 collection and is all matte palette. Many over 40 beauties shy away from shimmery eye shadows so this is perfect for those of you that prefer matte. Personally, I like to mix matte and shimmery […]

Jane Iredale Magic Hour: Review, Pics & Swatches!

      The new Magic Hour Collection from Jane Iredale delivers “enchanting spring makeup with products and shades that will send you over the moon. It bathes skin in that special light we see just at sunset.” The collection includes: Lip Fixations ($30) Compulsion – a flattering mauve Craze – a bright coral   PurePressed […]

bareMinerals True Romantic Collection: Review, Pics, Swatches

  A few months ago in my mailbox I received an email from bareMinerals about their new LIMITED EDITION spring collection True Romantic. Being a true romantic myself, I wanted to see the collection in person. It has taken me this long to find it!  I found one of the pieces online at Ulta, so I […]

Lancome French Ballerine 2014 Makeup Collection: Review, Pics, Swatches

    Lancôme’s Spring 2014 Collection, French Ballerine, is inspired by the ballerina; lace tutus, roses, ballet slippers and classically updated colors. The lovely Lily Collins (daughter of rocker Phil Collins) is the ambassadoress for the collection. I love Lily Collins, to me she is a modern day Audrey Hepburn and the perfect person for this […]

Frugal Friday – Physician’s Formula Sexy Booster Oh So Sexy Eye Shadow Quad

  The Physicians Formula Sexy Booster collection for spring 2014 consists of an eye shadow quad in Oh So Sexy, mascara and an eyeliner trio that includes long-wear khol kajal, felt-tip liner marker, and automatic pencil.  You may remember from last year, the “Sexy Booster” line is infused with the sexy scent of cocoa extract, […]

Laura Mercier Spring Renaissance 2014 Collection: Review, Pictures and Swatches

Laura Mercier’s new, limited edition 2014 Spring Renaissance Collection has arrived at counters and provides all of the essentials for a flawless, youthful appearance. I’m loving every piece in the collection; the look is soft, natural, polished and totally age appropriate. Laura Mercier really knows how to enhance your natural beauty and is one of the few brands that […]

Maybelline Face Studio Master Hi-Light Blush: Review, Pics and Swatches

  Recently I created a poll to see what you, my dear readers wanted to see more of on the blog. Many of you answered that you wanted more reviews on drugstore products so I’ve been investigating drugstore brands and new launches. Today I have for you Maybelline Face Studio Master Hi-Light bronzers and blushes. There […]