Review: Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Dragon Girl

I thought "I have matte lipsticks in my lipstick drawers.  I know what matte looks like.  I like it."  Then I tried Nars Velvet Matte Lip Pencil.  And things changed.  Nars has done matte in the most flattering and incredible way I've ever seen before. I had seen this shade on another redhead and it looked ...

How to Save Monies While Still Being a Beauty Addict.

One of my most favorite things is opening a new tube of lipstick and seeing the smooth, untouched surface.  Just sitting there, waiting to change my life.  (Not you?  You're normal?  Congrats, you can skip this paragraph.)  There are few things in life that I love more than new makeup and products.  The hope!  The ...

Dupe There It Is. Chanel Glossimer vs. L’Oreal Colour Riche Caresse Lipgloss

Today marks the beginning of a new posting era for me.  I present to you my newest blogging category: Dupe There It Is.  A series of posts where I will do my best to match the best of the best in the beauty world with its comparable drugstore product.  A.K.A. a beauty "dupe." I love a ...