Maybelline Gilded in Gold Limited Edition Fall 2013 Collection: Plum Shimmer Blush, Colorsensational Lipstick in Pink Grandeur & Refined Red

Oh la, la, Limited Edition!  Two of my favorite, most heart-pounding-enducing words in the English language!  I love limited edition sets and I love Maybelline, so here we go. Maybelline came out with their Gilded in Gold collection that included three matte Color Tattoo eye shadows, three blushes, two lipsticks, and two nail polishes.  The matte ...

Guy Bourdin Holiday Collection Limited Edition Promiscuous Lip Pencil Coffret

Just so we are all on the same page "Coffret" is a fancy word for the-best-lip-pencil-set-ever. I walked into the Sephora during their V.I.B sale (20% off the ENTIRE STORE) and I had given myself a pep talk.  I was going to stay focused and get the foundations I wanted (more on those in another post).  ...

Drugstore Makeup That Will Rock Your World.

This post is gonna be short and sweet, because these products speak for themselves!  These are my drugstore go-to's.  High end quality at under $13.  I have repurchased these items multiple times over. I'm putting all the photos in a gallery below, so that you can print this part out and bring it with you to ...

Beauty Review: Living Proof – Perfect Hair Day “PHD” Styling Treatment

Never before in my life have I used a hair product only one time and thought "Holy Grail."  I actually made myself use Living Proof's new styling treatment, Perfect Hair Day or "PHD" for short, two more times before I wrote this post.  I was that excited about it. MY NEW LOVE: Fast Friends. OUR STORY: I have ...

NNSFW: Nude Nails Safe For Werk

Let's start by taking a minute to appreciate this title. If you don't know what "NSFW" means, google it, then come back.  It's fine if it doesn't make you laugh, because I'm laughing enough for all of us.  Sidenote: I don't know how I have any friends. Anyways, lately, I've been very, very obsessed with nude ...

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 ...