Recent Eyeshadow Purchases
I picked up my most favorite eyeshadow of all time, Lorac’s eyeshadow single in Spice, at Sephora for $19. I loves me a great neutral and this is the tops. I would describe this color as bronzy/taupey/shimmer and I pile it on dry and wet. I use it as my everyday lower lash line liner. I also layer other colors with it. So versatile! At Sephora I picked up Sephora’s brand Mono...
Pretty Easy: Top 5: Make-Up Artist Books →
pretty-easy: Like most people who are passionate about beauty and make-up I have managed to accumulate a collection of books revolving around the subject, with some even dating back almost 20 years (like the original Body Shop book). Whether they are hardback or paperback, books created by make-up…
Clarisonic Replacement Brushes
I needed to go online to order the brushes for my Clarisonic so I checked Amazon cuz I know they’re expensive and I wanted a deal. I’m was looking at the different prices and brushes and I started to read some of the reviews for some of the stores. Quite a few of them complained of getting their brushes in bags and not the original packaging or ill-fitting brushes or even worse,...
Lead in Lipstick: 10 Worst Brands
By Sarah B. Weir, Yahoo! blogger Could a pretty pucker be the kiss of death? According to Reuters, about 400 lipsticksrecently tested by the FDA contain traces of lead. In 2007, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics ran its own tests on 33 red lipsticks and found that one-third exceeded the FDA’s limit for lead in candy. Lead levels have gone up since then. The FDA pushed back in its...
A cultural fixation on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty...– Naomi Wolf