Tag: blush

Jan 29 2013

Lise Watier Pastel Power Spring 2013: The Face

Today I’m sharing photos and a review of the Lise Watier Spring 2013 Pastel Power Collection face products – the Limited Edition Illuminating Beads and Limited Edition Pink Power Blush. One of the most beautiful pieces in the Pastel Power Collection is the Pink Power Blush – not only is the packaging beautiful, but the design on …

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Jan 28 2013

Lise Watier Pastel Power Spring 2013: The Eyes

Lise Watier‘s spring 2013 collection, Pastel Power, is a 10-piece colleciton with a soft, peach-and-grey color scheme inspired by the “elegance and pureness of small flowers reminiscent of spring.” The collection, available between February and April only, includes: Limited Edition Quatuor Pastel Power Eyeshadow Quartet, $36, (I’m reviewing today) Quatuor Les Lumieres Eyeshadow Quartet, $32, (recommended for use with other shades …

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Dec 13 2012

Ofra Pro Palette

I brought more makeup with me on my trip to Florida last month than I needed. I should have known better, especially since I was going to The Makeup Show Orlando! Sure enough, among the many things that came home with me (self control is not defined in my world, apparently) was the beautiful, magnetic Ofra Pro …

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Nov 14 2012

Bleeding Heart – a new brand on the block

New brand on the block Bleeding Heart is a little bit of goth and English countryside, all rolled into one. Bleeding Heart debuted at The Makeup Show New York City in May, and I learned more about the brand at The Makeup Show Orlando last week! Based in Los Angeles, the company produces makeup that it promises are cruelty, paraben, allergen …

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Oct 02 2012

NYX Bohemian Chic Palette

What I love about the NYX Cosmetics Bohemian Chic palette, a nude matte collection, is that it’s not just basic neutrals. Bohemian Chic has 24 soft matte eye shadows that vary is subtle earth tones, but that doesn’t mean variations of brown and black – there are smoky greens, blues and a wine color, too, so …

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Jul 27 2012

Cosmoprof 2012: NYX Cosmetics Introduces the Glam Collection!

Does the makeup display in the photo above look familiar at all? It’s a NYX Cosmetics display! Maybe you’ve heard beauty bloggers mention their love of using the NYX Jumbo Eye Pencil in Milk as a base for their eye shadows to make them POP. Or maybe you’ve picked up one of the recently popular palettes, like …

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Jul 20 2012

What’s in My Travel Makeup Bag for CosmoProf?

Today is the day!! I’m jetting off to Las Vegas for CosmoProf! Image from CosmoProf website My high school best friend and I are leaving this morning, arriving in the afternoon, for a couple days of touristy fun together. Then Sunday, the conference starts! I hope you’ll follow me on this venture as I bring …

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Feb 15 2012

New! Milani Illuminating Face Powder

I go through phases where I tend to use the same blushes over and over. In the last year or so, I’ve been using my MAC Mineralize Skin Finishes and my MAC blushes nonstop. It’s just been habit to reach for the go-to, glowing shades that I’ve got. But over the last week, I’ve been consistently using …

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Feb 08 2012

New Milani Products and Shades for 2012!

I have big drugstore makeup news to share today! Milani Cosmetics is celebrating the launch of its new products for 2012, as well as new shades in some of its existing lines! In the press release, the headline reads, “Milani Cosmetics, Champagne Taste on a Beer Pocketbook!” I smiled when I saw that. My grandmother …

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Jul 24 2009

The makeup gift that keeps on giving

Women who love makeup have got to be the easiest people to buy presents for. It didn’t surprise me that for Christmas, my mom gave me this awesome multiple piece bareMinerals set that came in a keepsake box. It had a little bit of everything – brushes, Mineral Veil, eye colors, liner, blush and lip …

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