ARDENCY INN Modster Long Play Supercharged Lip Color Lipstick Review & Swatch: Lovecat

Ardency Inn is a new brand (at least to me).  I came across it on one of my all too familiar jaunts to Sephora.  New Makeup from a New Brand??  I needed one of those Victorian fainting couches.  Sadly, Sephora only has a cash register. The long play lipstick stood out to me.   The red looked ...

Julep Nail Polish Review & Swatch: Audrey

I am a big fan of Julep nail polishes.  They don't have a lot of junk in them, most importantly they are "toxin free"  and don't contain and formaldehyde, formaldehyde resin, toluene, or DBP.  The company also donates a portion of their profits to organizations that support women. I have found that most of my Julep ...

How to do a Cat Eye Liner: A Tutorial FOR YOU MINXES

The Cat Eye.  This look has been around for thousands of years.  Oh, hiiiiii, Cleopatra, wazzz up, girlfriend? When you master the cat eyeliner technique, it is the easiest and fastest look you can do.  In under a minute, it can make you look completely polished and pulled together. Buuuuut, if you don't know how to do ...

Maybelline ColorSensational Lipstick The Buffs: Nude Lipstick Shades for Everyone

Whoever creates the limited edition sets for Maybelline is a genius.  An absolute, its-done-right-every-single-time genius. There is a reason they always sell out.  No awkward lingering on a side shelf at the drugstore for their limited edition lines.  Maybelline's latest limited edition line, which is rumored to become a permanent extension of their colorsensational lipstick colors, ...

Blushington, Allure, & Chandon Party! MAKEUP MAKEUP MAKEUP

PARTY TIME. My friend Candace, www.fromCtoC.com, came to visit me and we hit up a very fun party thrown at Blushington, the makeup studio.  It was hosted by Blushington, Allure Magazine, and Chandon Champagne. Makeup, Champagne, and Friendship are three of my most favorite things.  I did some product testing for Allure magazine's Best Of Products issue ...

Travel Skin Care – Itsy Bitsy Miniature Size Heaven

Confession:  I love all things miniature sized.  Teeny-tiny sled ornament that looks like a real sled?  Breathtaking.  As a child, holding a tiny Barbie shoe in my fat little child hand?  My brain couldn't handle it.  Could.  Not.  Handle.  It.  There are things in this world too beautiful to use words to describe.  For me, ...

How to Make Your Curls Last: Clipping Your Curls to Cool

I realized that I've written the phrase "clip your curls to cool" on here and my Instagram account @girlgetglamorous about a billion times without fully explaining it. Clipping your curls to cool sets the curls in place.  Without clipping them, the weight of your hair makes them fall as they cool, making them loose and not ...

THERE IS A “RIGHT” WAY TO BRUSH YOUR HAIR

WHAT!!??!  Yes.  There is a "right" way to brush your hair.  And I've actually known about it since the first time I got extensions, but I hoarded the knowledge away from you all so that I could trot it out at cocktail parties and look very cool, smart, and informed. Oh wait?  That's politics and current ...