Category Archives: Lip Service

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

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Glossier Phase 2 Set

When Glossier announced that Phase 2, their makeup-based collection of essentials that was a follow-up to the Phase 1 skincare collection, would be released last Monday, the Internet collectively kind of freaked out. I’m new to the brand, but was … Continue reading

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My Latest Lip Gloss Obsession

While in Sephora recently, I found a new product that I fell for — hard. On the shelf, it looked like nothing special, with its simple packaging and an unassuming black and white box. But then I swatched it on … Continue reading

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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

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Farmaesthetics Lip Softener

About two years ago, Farmaesthetics sent me some of their products to try out. While I loved all of their all-natural products, there was one that drastically improved my life (and any time you can say that about a beauty … Continue reading

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MAC Cremesheen Pearl Collection

MAC is launching a new collection, Cremesheen Pearl, a shimmering twist on a longstanding classic. The Cremesheen Lipstick and Cremesheen Glass formulas get infused with pearly pigments and a moisturizing serum blend. These are now part of MAC’s permanent lineup. … Continue reading

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Clarins Instant Light Lip Balm Perfector

Clarins kindly sent me a new product, Instant Light Lip Balm Perfector in Rose ($23), from their spring collection. I love a gloss-balm hybrid that delivers a dose of color, and this does just that. Clarins says that the product … Continue reading

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Lime Crime Velvetine in Cashmere

The online beauty world has been buzzing lately about Lime Crime restocking the Velvetines liquid lipsticks. Velvetines ($20) are liquid lipsticks that dry to a matte finish, and are available in 9 shades. They are long-wearing, and everyone has been … Continue reading

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Liquid Lipstick

Today, Anastasia Beverly Hills launched their new Liquid Lipstick ($20). There’s been a recent beauty trend (that I love) of wearing ’90s-esque matte lips. The new crop of liquid lipsticks achieves this look gorgeously, but are easy to apply (just … Continue reading

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The Greige Lip

Have you seen the new greige lip? I’m kind of obsessed with it. The trendy new lip color, which looks best in a matte finish, is a plum-toned taupe that looks sort of beigey, sort of nude, sort of greyish … Continue reading

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