Tag Archives: luminizer

NARS Illuminator in Copacabana

I was on the hunt for a new highlighter recently and wanted to switch it up. After buying — and returning — no less than 4 luminizers last month, I finally caved and bought the NARS Illuminator in Copacabana ($30). … Continue reading

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Givenchy Mister Radiant Body

Ok, first off, how can you not love the name of this product? Givenchy Mister Radiant Body ($49) gives you skin that you only thought was possible in magazines. Suspended in the clear gel are iridescent microbeads in 3 different … Continue reading

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What’s In My Makeup Bag

I have 3 makeup kits: a train case that has all my products that I often use when I do makeup for other people, a bigger personal case that contains the items I don’t use every day (like my smoky … Continue reading

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Too Faced Summer ’12: Summer Royalty

Too Faced’s Summer Royalty collection beckons warm weather, long days, and tropical islands. Summer Royalty contains cool blue colors as inviting as a swimming pool on a hot day, and lots of bronzy treats to make your skin look (safely) … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Glowing

Image by Daria Zaytseva via Pinterest Right around this time of year is when I start to loathe my very fair skin. It’s pasty from months of little sunshine and being cooped up indoors all winter, my freckles seem magnified … Continue reading

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Tarte Maracuja Blush & Glow

Want to shimmer and shine, but afraid of looking like a discoball? Tarte Maracuja Blush & Glow ($32) combines 2 cheeky essentials into 1 package for a glowy finish that’s anything but garish. And it’s ideal for on-the-go touch-ups; the … Continue reading

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Benefit Sun Beam: “Liquid Sunshine in a Bottle”

Benefit sure knows how to woo a girl. In these dark, frigid winter days when already the holidays feel like a distant memory, they release something that we all need: a little sunshine! Sun Beam ($26) is the latest in … Continue reading

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Recession Beauty: e.l.f. Shimmering Facial Whip

It’s no insider secret that a luminizer is the quickest, most flattering way to get a candlelit glow and make your bone structure really pop. But if you’re a babe on a budget, you may not have extra cash for … Continue reading

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That’s Watt’s Up!

This October, BeneFit will debut its latest (and maybe greatest?) highlighter, Watt’s Up ($TBD). This push-up stick luminizer is a nude champagne hue laced with subtle shimmer to make you glow. Because it’s BeneFit’s first solid highlighter, you can toss … Continue reading

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One Love Organics Skin Savior Waterless Balm

Every once in awhile comes a beauty product that has many hidden uses that weren’t originally on the label. Because these products are so rare, they’re usually a gem when you discover them. So imagine buying a product knowing it … Continue reading

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