Chanel seemed like the kind of Snob who made her own luck in life, but when it came down to it, she was superstitious. The icon kept tons of good luck charms around her, and I have a feeling these products will be ours this fall. After all, looking good makes you feel good, and when you feel good, you do well, right?
In honor of last Friday’s official start to summer, I’m rounding up some of the best cream eyeshadows for the season of water sports, ridiculously humid afternoons, and general madness. Summer is about having fun and relaxing – you want to be able to take a dip in the pool without having to reapply your entire face…
This limited edition collection from Laura Mercier is every Makeup Snob’s dream. It has all of the brushes you could need (10 to be exact!) for your face, cheeks, lips, and eyes, including one designed to apply your eyeliner in a sleek line and one to create a sexy smoky eye (both of which can … Continue reading Laura Mercier Signature Brush Collection: Tools of the Trade
For the debut of Chanel’s 2014 Cruise collection in Singapore, Peter Philips created a New Wave-inspired beauty look (a remnant of the MET Ball’s punk love, perhaps?) to accent Karl Lagerfeld’s neutral-colored summer wardrobe. While there were no mesh lashes this time around, eyes were still given a strong Siouxsie-like emphasis. Lids were darkened with … Continue reading Chanel Resort 2014 Beauty: Making New Waves
If you like using an eyeliner pencil, but hate how tough it can be to apply, then you’ve got to test out Xtreme Lashes’ Glideliner. It’s truly the best eyeliner on the market! The soft gel consistency gives you the look of liquid with the precise application of a pencil. It was originally created for … Continue reading Xtreme Lashes Glideliner Eye Pencil: Solid Liquid
I am dying over the looks featured in Tom Ford’s latest ad campaigns! Interestingly while one is for lipstick and the other one is for a fragrance, it’s the eyes I’m captivated by on both. Both models have gorgeous lashes – little surprise because Ford’s mascara is out of this world (so much so in … Continue reading Get the Look: Two-Toned Eye Shadow
I’m not a woman who indulges in colored liquid eyeliners. Too risky. My basic black cat eye has served me well since college, so I’ve rarely experimented with it. I have to say that Le Metier de Beaute‘s Indelible Inks Eyeliner has completely changed my perspective, though! The blue pigment is so dark that it’s … Continue reading Le Metier de Beaute Indelible Inks Eyeliner: Fine Line
I’m not big on New Year’s resolutions. I figure if you want to do something…don’t wait…change it now! That said I couldn’t help but make a few. In 2013 I want to start running outdoors, I want to make it to a 9pm Barry’s Bootcamp class (I’m just curious to see the kind of crowd … Continue reading DeVita Natural Skin Care: Lipstick Without the Ick