Tag: eye shadow

Jul 12 2012

Inglot Hawaiian Bar EOTD

This summer, I’m really feeling brights and neons more than in recent summers of the past. I’m drawn to highlighter yellow accessories, fluorescent  green nails, hot pink shoes, and I love my bright orange skirt! For my makeup, I am LOVING corals and pinks for my cheeks and lips and summery, corals and pinks for my lids. …

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Jul 05 2012

Milani Powder Eyeshadow

This year, Milani added a new product line to its brand – Powder Eyeshadows come in matte and pearl finishes, and 12 shades. White Lie: White Lie is a matte white. Pitch Black: Pitch Black is not grey like the swatch photo in the middle; that’s the flash reflecting off it. It’s … well … a pitch black …

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Jun 01 2012

New Shades of Milani Baked Eyeshadow

Milani Baked Eyeshadow comes in three new shades for 2012, two metallic and one new marble! Check ’em out: Must Have Fuchsia: Green Fortune: Copper Excess: Here they are swatched on the back of my hand: I used Urban Decay Primer Potion for the top half of the swatches, which these shadows did well over. On …

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May 04 2012

What’s New in Beauty at QVC

Wednesday night I ventured into New York City to attend a QVC beauty press event, where I learned about all the cool, new products and exclusive sets that the shopping network has just added, or that are coming for summer – and yes, even fall and holiday! If you read my post from last year, you …

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May 02 2012

New! Milani Shadow Eyez 12 Hour Wear Eyeshadow Pencils

Just like some people find using liquid eyeliner difficult, I find using stick and cream shadows difficult – I have a hard time blending them and they crease easily on my lids. As you can guess, I went into testing out these new Shadow Eyez 12 Hour Eyeshadow Pencils by Milani Cosmetics with a very skeptical mind. …

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Apr 23 2012

New Shades of Milani Runway Eyes Eyeshadow

Milani Cosmetics has introduced three new shades into its single-pan Runway Eyes Eyeshadow collection. Runway Eyes are powder shadows baked on terracotta tiles, and made in Italy. These three new shades each have a dusting of golden glitter that will wear off the shadow, but each shade – Peaches & Cream, Antigua and Golden Touch – have …

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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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Jun 28 2010

Lord & Berry: Or…a Flirt? palette

I am not usually drawn to wear the same pre-made palette or eye shadows multiple times in a row, unless it’s one of the Inglot 10-shadow Freedom System palettes that I created myself. But there is one palette, that I picked up at The Makeup Show NYC, that I keep going back to. My Lord …

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Aug 06 2009

Drug Store Finds: Walgreens

I left the Teal Toes post up an extra day this week because a) it got so much attention and b) I felt it was an important cause and I wanted as many people as possible to learn about the cool things they can accomplish with teal toe nail polish! 🙂 So today I decided …

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Jul 28 2009

Drugstore Finds: Rite Aid

Since my 5 & 10 finds and adventure  in Jim Thorpe, PA the weekend before last, I’ve been thinking a lot about the experience of buying makeup at the drug store. Not everyone wants to spend a lot of dough on things like nail polish, eye shadow or lip gloss. Hello! We’re in a recession! …

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