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Mon 10.26
Chantecaille Giveaway

Chantecaille Giveaway: Ten Protect the Wolves Eye Shade Trios!

I have long loved Chantecaille’s charitable eye shadow palettes, whether they’re benefitting sea turtles, promoting awareness of our planet’s quickly-melting glaciers, or in the latest case, helping to protect and repopulate gray wolves.

Thu 10.01
Grunge-Inspired Eye Makeup at Fashion Month

Grunge-Inspired Eye Makeup at Fashion Month: Lashing Out

We try so hard to get our mascara to look natural, but the makeup artists of Spring/Summer 2016’s Fashion Month have another idea in mind – clumpy, grunge-inspired lashes of all colors and lengths.

Fri 06.26
Rodial Sculpting Makeup Collection

Rodial Sculpting Makeup Collection

Rodial is awesome. Not only do their products work, but the names/packaging are awesome and the company is at the forefront when it comes to new ingredients.

Wed 04.22
Chantecaille Glacier Palette

Chantecaille Glacier Palette: A Frozen Finish

Not a single day passes when I’m not wearing Chantecaille on my face, whether it’s the rich, rose oil or my favorite lip gloss in aptly-named “Pretty”. The quality is just unsurpassable…

Thu 02.26
Hourglass Modernist Eyeshadow Palette

Hourglass Modernist Eyeshadow Palette

It’s rare to find an eyeshadow palette to write home about. Leave it to Hourglass to dazzle with something unique (beyond the expected high quality). They just launched seven palettes called Hourglass Modernist Eyeshadow Palettes.

Mon 12.15
Trend Alert

Trend Alert: Shimmer, Sparkle, and Shine!

Sparkly eye shadow is as essential to holiday beauty as red and green are to the season as a whole. We expect to see it each year. That said, this year’s silvers, golds, and other shimmers are more metallic than ever…

Fri 11.21

Top 5 Charlotte Tilbury Faves: Getting Tilburized

Right at the top of my Beauty Bucket List is having Charlotte Tilbury do my makeup. This weekend, I came one step closer when her right hand, Nelson Catarino, worked his special Tilbury magic and gave me her signature Rocker Chick face.

Wed 11.12

Lupita Nyong’o Sparkles in Gold

It’s time for the holidays and I’m feeling particularly inspired by Lupita Nyong’o’s eye look. It’s easy to go cheesy come the end of the year with green and red overload; going with a deep lip and a soft metallic eye is the perfect way to circumvent that while still rocking a festive look.

Tue 09.23

Fall 2014 from Giorgio Armani Beauty

Giorgio Armani launched his new limited edition beauty collection, Fade to Grey, on the Fall 2014 runwayicon. The products were all tested out backstage and while Armani has had a successful cosmetics line for awhile it was only recently that I started using his products. I was lured in by the gorgeous packaging.