Feb 23 2018

Fairy Tale Makeup Glow Using New Makeup Goodies!

urban decay troublemaker mascara

Nothing to disclose Sometimes I buy a few new makeup products at once, and I think, optimistically, “I’m going to review EVERYTHING! ALL THE THINGS!” And then I don’t. Maybe I  take all the product shots, but I never remember to take the pictures of swatches, or pictures of the makeup on my face. So …

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Feb 13 2017

Too Hot…Don’t Tell…Be True…Crazy 4 U…Conversation Heart Makeup

Valentine's makeup look Kat Von D Pastel Goth Alchemist palette on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples, see bottom. I went to a wedding a couple weeks ago, and I decided to do a Valentine’s Day theme for my makeup and nails. I thought it’d be a fun look to recreate for a Valentine’s date, too! For my nails, I wanted something a little flashy to offset the gold and …

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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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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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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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Oct 28 2011

No Miss Natural Eyeliner

As I mentioned earlier in the week, I have a review/swatches of a No Miss Natural Eyeliner to share! During my visit with No Miss at CosmoProf, I was lucky to receive a pretty peachy-orange shimmer eyeliner. I don’t see this shade listed on the No Miss site, and if there was a tag identifying the color on …

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Oct 13 2011

New! Jordana Color Effects Powder Eyeshadow Duos

I love that drugstore brands are really bringing their ‘A’ game when it comes to creating affordable, quality alternatives to trendy department store brands. Jordana is the latest brand I’ve discovered to offer a decent eyeshadow formula in an array of colors and finishes for rough-economy-friendly prices. Friends, meet the company’s new line of eyeshadows: Color Effects Powder …

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Oct 12 2011

Jordana Squeeze N’ Shine Super Shiny Tasty Lip Gloss

Jordana Cosmetics has released three new shades in its Squeeze N’ Shine Super Shiny Tasty Lip Gloss line! These glosses are true to their name – super shiny and tasty, for sure! Today I have six to share with you, including the three new shades – Sugar Lips, Berry Cute and Strawberry Icing. About Squeeze N’ …

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