Tag: eyeshadow

Apr 09 2013

Kryolan Professional Makeup – an Overview and Review

Disclaimer: Press samples. See below for details. I’d been curious about Kryolan, as a consumer, since February, when I watched Kryolan Pro Makeup Artist Kelly Thompson and her team work their magic with the Kryolan products backstage at the Falguni and Shane Peacock’s New York Fashion Week show. At IMATS NYC this past weekend, Kryolan …

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Mar 15 2013

Wet n’ Wild Fergie Maldives Sky Photo Op Eyeshadow

Wet n’ Wild Fergie Photo Op Eyeshadow Palette in Maldives Sky is like a funky tropical vacation for the eyes. For some reason, the greens remind me of a tropical sea, the purple reminds me of a summer dress I had a few years ago and the blue is just…my favorite color! Here’s a closeup …

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Feb 28 2013

Wet n’ Wild Fergie Center Stage “Desert Festival” Eye Palette

By now, most of us in the U.S. have probably seen the Wet n’ Wild Fergie Center Stage Collection hit the endcaps and aisle of our local Walgreens! I tried to behave and only pick up a few things, which, of course, included about five lipsticks, an eye shadow palette, and a couple of the face powders. So …

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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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Sep 19 2012

Kat Von D Shade Shifter Eyeshadow in Devotion

I’ve only tried one of Kat Von D’s new Shade Shifter eyeshadows, which are water-activated duochrome eyeshadows, but I’m in love. Devotion is a beautiful sunset golden color that shifts to a peachy color The swatch on the left is dry, the one on the right is wet. Here’s a look I did with it. Devotion …

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Sep 05 2012

Beautylish Launches Next “Boutiques” Shop Today

Within the last couple weeks, I clicked on someone’s Tweet about an invite to shop on Beautylish, and signed up. I didn’t think anything of it, until I got my invite to shop the site. I browsed around and placed an order. I was really happy with the customer service and experience – so I wanted …

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Nov 06 2011

Jordana Color Effects Eyeshadow Duo in Splitting Image

I previously reviewed the 10 new Jordana Color Effects Powder Eyeshadow Duos, and promised that the eight I didn’t include swatches of (as an EOTD, I mean!), I would post as individual posts. I’m going to start those posts off with Splitting Image!   For this look I used the following… Face: Clinique Redness Solutions …

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Nov 03 2011

Wet n’ Wild We’re Blasting Off ColorIcon Trio

There’s something about a pinkish-brown eye look that really flatters my blue-gray eyes, fair complexion and dirty blonde hair! That’s why “We’re Blasting Off,” a ColorIcon Eyeshadow Trio from Wet n’ Wild’s Dream Weaver Collection (released earlier this year),  is a great combination for me! Top of the pan is a light pink, matte highlighter color, complemented by …

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Oct 29 2011

Jesse’s Girl ‘Behind Blue Eyes’

Jesse’s Girl Cosmetics has colored me impressed a third time when it comes to trying the company’s 9-pan Eyeshadow Palettes. I’ve used the pink- and green-themed palettes, and here I’m sharing with you my experience using the blue palette, called “Behind Blue Eyes.” Here’s a close-up of the pan, broken into two sections. After the pan shot are …

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