Find Your Holiday Kissing Squad with Tarte

  In the beauty world, the holidays started in September and October. I watched, I listened, but I wasn’t ready for the holiday season to begin…until now. Thanks in part to Tarte’s Kissing Squad, $34 ($136 value), a limited-edition lip sculptor quad. Or as I call it, Lippie Heaven. The Kissing Squad Collection This Ulta holiday […]

Makeup Wars Holiday Beauty: My Top Picks!

This week our Makeup Wars bloggers are talking about Holiday beauty. This should be fun! My post is going to be a wishlist of my top picks for holiday season. Make sure to click on the thumbnails at the end of this post for the rest of the our bloggers picks! Marc Jacobs About Last […]

Look Fabulous Forever Celebrates Beauty in Older Faces!

When I started this blog almost 7 years ago I was over 40 and then some, now I’m waaaay over 40 and some more. I don’t need to tell you, my loyal readers, how challenging it can be to find cosmetics that are appropriate for us older women. Foundations and powders that don’t settle into […]

MAC Cosmetics Nutcracker Sweet Holiday 2016 Collection: You’ll Want It ALL!

  I don’t often pay attention to MAC collections EXCEPT at Holiday time! This collection caught my attention with the simple word ‘sweet’–it conjured up images of pink cupcakes, fluffy frosting and sprinkles. Okay, maybe I was hungry at the time. A dash of plum, pink and gold packaging and my blogging friends great reviews […]

Introducing Highlight Cosmetics Liquid Lipsticks!

  Highlight Cosmetics is a new-to-me brand whose philosophy is “take care of your inside while the outside is highlighted” To that end, they have created a dual purpose liquid lipstick which not only beautifies the exterior but also the interior with their good-for-you ingredients. Highlight Cosmetics matte liquid lipsticks ($25) have a natural infusion of […]

My Small Sephora Haul!

  I had a couple of Sephora gift cards I had been hoarding so I decided it was time to do a little online shopping. Here is the small haul I ended up–I’m very pleased with it. BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector Slimlight ($28) – I purchased the eponymous BECCA/Jackyn Hill Champagne Pop palette and returned it […]

NUDESTIX Lip and Cheek Pencil Duo: Drop the Mic!

  This could be the shortest post I’ve ever done. Best. Lip. Crayon. Ever. Drop Mic! Well…….. if you’re going to push me, then I guess I’ll do a full review. 🙂 NUDESTIX was created by Canadian sisters Ally and Taylor Frankel along with their mom Jenny Frankel who was the co founder of CoverFX and […]

New! bareMinerals GEN NUDE Collection!

  bareMinerals introduces GEN NUDE, a new line of lipsticks, glosses and liners with 60 shades and 4 different finishes! If you thought you couldn’t do nudes, think again because there is sure to be something flattering in this extensive line. Whether is beige, brown, peach, pink, or mauve, there’s a million ways to go […]