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


  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 […]

Too Faced Bonjour Soleil Limited Edition Bronzing Wardrobe- Ohh La La!

Too Faced Bonjour Soleil

    Too Faced Summer 2014 Limited Edition Bonjour Soleil Bronzer Palette ($44) is a bottle of awesome sauce AND a bag of chips! Inspired by the French Riveria, this mix of matte and shimmery bronzers has all your tanning needs covered minus the sunburn and sun damage. Why do I love this beautiful, beaming, […]

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

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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 […]

Too Faced Haute Chocolate Collection for Spring 2014!

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  Too Faced had me at chocolate bar with their Haute Chocolate 2014 Spring Collection! As usual the packaging is absolutely adorable, girly and fun. Makeup inspired by chocolate is possibly the best idea on the planet! And….chocolate goes with anything–BOOM! This delightful confectionery coated collection features: Chocolate Bar Eyeshadow Collection (review coming soon) Candy Bar […]

IT Cosmetics Naturally Pretty Eye Shadow Palette: Review, Pics, Swatches

IT Naturally Pretty Palette

      IT Cosmetics Naturally Pretty Eye Shadow Palette ($42) is perfect for the over 40 woman. The 14….count ‘em 14 all matte eye shadows are formulated with IT Cosmetics proprietary’s anti-aging silk infused formula and one pearl transforming shade. Using the pearl transforming shade can take the matte shades and softly pearlize them […]

Too Faced Joy To The Girls: Review, Pics, Swatches

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  This has been a “prime” (hee hee) holiday season for makeup palettes. Every year at holiday time, I love to sample and review the best makeup palettes  for you. Today I have Too Faced Joy to the Girls ($46), an eyeshadow palette with 15 beautiful shades and a full sized LashGasm mascara. The packaging is […]

bareMinerals Perfect 10: Review, Pics, Swatches

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  bareMinerals Perfect 10 ($58) is just one of the spectacular Holiday pieces in the bareMinerals Holiday 2013 Collection but wow, I give it a perfect 10.0 (hee hee). This palette has everything you need for a chic, polished look all wrapped up in sleek, silver clutch. I think it should be named the Perfect 10 […]

Frugal Friday – e.l.f. Disney Villians 2013 Collection

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First, let me say that I am NOT a big Disney fan. I like Disney movies, but I do not own any clothing with Mickey or Tigger or Cinderella on it—I am an adult. I used to work with a woman who was obsessed with all things Disney. She was in her late 30’s (about […]