Category Makeup

Natural Everyday Smokey Eye + Cat Liner Tutorial

Although I love to play with makeup, I admit that I’m not the most adventurous with color.  I love a neutral lid consisting of warm nudes and shimmery browns, big lashes, and a strong cat eye.  I’ve received a lot of tutorial requests for a natural and subtle smokey eye appropriate for everyday wear, and here it is~  My signature cat liner, fluffy mink lashes, full brows, a matte lip, and defined cheek

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Berrisom ‘Oops My Lip Tint Pack’ Tutorial

The Berrisom Oops My Lip Tint Pack is a unique lip stain using new, patented beauty technology straight out of Korea.  Oops My Lip Tint Pack boasts a stain that is highly pigmented, exfoliating, moisturizing, and long lasting (up to 12 hours).  Strong claims, right?  What makes Oops My Lip Tint Pack so unique is that it offers the first peel-off mask lip application. Berrisom has been producing lip tints that are popular in Korea

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Facial Sprays 101

Facial sprays, if used correctly, can drastically improve your makeup application from start to finish.  Refresher sprays, finishing sprays, and setting sprays are all must-haves in their own ways and are great additions to your makeup routine.  I rely on facial sprays to keep my skin hydrated, avoid the dreaded cake-face, and ensure that my makeup lasts all day without budging.  Here’s what separates them…

5 Best Fiber Lash Extension Mascaras

Eyelashes are by far my favorite feature to exaggerate.  Although I usually wear strip lashes on a daily basis, fiber lash extension mascaras are popping up everywhere have recently started to catch my attention.  Fiber lash extension mascaras boast fluttery, doll-like lashes without the hassle of semi-permanent lash extensions or the possible irritation of strip lashes.  Hate her or love her, you can’t deny that Kim Kardashian has the most lust-worthy

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Holiday 2014 Lust List: Beauty Edit

The Holidays are officially upon us and if you’re anything like me you’ve only just begun to sort out a shopping list.  I’ve been online shopping a lot lately and have compiled some perfect gifts for the beauty obsessed, whether you’re looking for the ideal something for your best friend or even a little treat for yourself.  Don’t even get me started on that Tom Ford set.

November Essentials Spree

Yesterday I went on a tiny shopping spree to Sephora, Mac, and Ulta with one goal: to stock up on the essentials.  Although I usually try to leave with at least a handful of out of the ordinary purchases, like a bold lip color or a product from a new brand, this time I tried to stick with the fundamentals that keep me coming back time and time again.

Natural Daytime Look with Nvey Eco Pure Organic Makeup

My day-to-day life is not always the healthiest, so I often find myself looking for a balance wherever I can.  It’s important to remember that what goes onto our body can be just as important as what goes into it, which is why I’m always excited to have the chance to try all natural beauty products.  I was recently introduced to Australian manufactured Nvey Eco Pure Organic Makeup Artistry, a “high performance line achieved without

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Gloss Snobbery with Glamour Dolls

The hardest aspect of discovering new budget-friendly makeup is being satisfied with the product quality; I’m a sucker for cute packaging and a promising shade of pink, but too often the formula clumps up and the color falls flat.  Glamour Dolls, the new line by celebrity makeup artist Jessica Romano, is the answer to makeup that is “both adorable and affordable.”  The full line of cruelty-free Glamour Dolls Makeup currently includes two

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Billion Dollar Brows

I’ve always wanted eyebrows like Linda Evangelista– they’re just the right shade, thick but not bushy, and have the most perfect arch.  Though I’ve always had good brow shape the ability to properly fill and groom them requires constant honing, so I was really excited when I received the Billion Dollar Brows BDB Best Sellers Kit to review.  I love that BDB is currently the only cosmetics company that is

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