Lancome Hypnotic Eyes Collection Featuring French Nude Eye Shadow Palette: Review, Pics, Swatches!

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  Just last month, Lancôme launched another spring collection called Hypnotic Eyes. This collection is all about eyes with neutral tones of gold, peach, nude and brown. It may sound boring to some but it really is quite beautiful, understated and classic. If you looking to draw attention to your eyes that makes you look […]

Bring On The Brights With Too Faced and More!

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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

tarte Mattenificent Palette

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!

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      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

bareMinerals True Romance

  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 […]

Top 10 Radiant Orchid Products!

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Radiant Orchid Beauty “While the 2013 color of the year, PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, served as a symbol of growth, renewal and prosperity, Radiant Orchid reaches across the color wheel to intrigue the eye and spark the imagination,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “An invitation to innovation, Radiant Orchid encourages expanded […]

Maybelline Dare To Go Nude Color Tattoo Eyeshadows: Review, Pics, Swatches

Maybelline Dare to Go Nude

    Maybelline’s Dare To Go Nude Color Tattoo EyeShadow collection ($6.99) has finally arrived and I’m thrilled with it. The collection consists of 6 limited edition shades. After looking all over town, I was finally able to find four of the six shadows at my local Rite Aid. The entire Maybelline Dare To Go Nude collection […]

Tutorial: Eye Makeup for Older Eyes!!

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When we women get to *ahem* a certain age, we have to change our makeup habits to adapt to our more mature faces. This became excruciatingly apparent to me recently when I asked my daughter to help me apply winged eyeliner. She was so frustrated because my eyes were so “wrinkly and crinkly and old” […]