Category Archives: Eyes

Esqido False Lashes

I’d heard about Esqido false lashes years ago, but never had the opportunity to try them until recently. The gorgeous mink lashes are a glamorous addition to any makeup kit, and they complete a spectrum of makeup looks, from daytime … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes, Mascara | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Few of My Favorite Things…

A peek at what’s occupying space in my makeup bag lately. 1. Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips Lipstick in Kim K.W. ($32): Pretty much the prettiest pinky-nude. Worth every penny. 2. Givenchy Phenomeneyes Mascara ($32): This mascara has been around for … Continue reading

Posted in Bath & Body, Beauty Basics, Bronzers, Brows, Budget Beauty, Cheeks, Eyes, Face Products, Lip Service, Makeup Bag Staples, Mascara, Skincare | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

ColourPop Birthday Boy Super Shock Shadow

I am a huge fan of ColourPop’s Super Shock Shadows. They’re $5 each, they have a really cool cushy formula, and they last for hours and hours without any signs of wear or fading. To celebrate their second birthday, the … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Best & Worst of 2015

Last year, I discovered so many new beauty products — most of which were awesome. However, there were a few duds mixed in, too. Here are the best and worst products that I tried in 2015. The Best of 2015 … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes, Face Products, Lip Service, Skincare | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ColourPop Super Shock Shadows Review & Swatches

I recently placed three orders with ColourPop because everyone is freaking out over their Super Shock Shadows. The little pots of eyeshadow are only $5 each. So I thought, how good can they possibly be? Turns out, they are AWESOME! … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes, Recession Beauty | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Urban Decay Urban Spectrum Eyeshadow Palette

Part of Urban Decay’s Holiday 2015 collection is the Urban Spectrum Palette ($55), which contains 15 jewel-toned and neutral eyeshadows. Every shadow is full-sized, so this is offered at an incredible price, considering individual UD eyeshadows are $19. All shadows … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

House of Lashes Le Petit Collection

If you’ve been reading my blog for about the past year, you’ve heard me rave about House of Lashes before. They are hands down my favorite false lashes. I wore them on my wedding day (read a full review here), … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Urban Decay Naked Smoky Palette

I’m so excited to write this post, because I’ve been waiting for Urban Decay’s Naked Smoky Palette ($54) since before it even existed! UD’s Naked eyeshadow palettes are amazing; the shadows are high-quality, densely pigmented, blend effortlessly, and wear beautifully. … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tory Burch Eyeshadow Palettes

Tory Burch unveiled new eyeshadow palettes ($60) for her spring 2015 beauty collection, and they’re drop-dead gorgeous. I don’t know what’s better–the beautiful exterior of these palettes, or the insanely flattering shadows tucked inside. Each shadow has Tory’s signature double … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Best Liquid Liners

Liquid liner can be tricky and intimidating. Not only does it require a steady hand to pull of a precise look, but you also need a long-wearing formula to avoid smearing and running, and an applicator tip that you feel … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment