L’Oreal “Women of Worth” Collection Privee 2014 Nude Lipsticks & Nail Polishes: Review & Swatches

I have been on a drugstore makeup binge lately.  I feel like makeup companies have been really improving their formulas and I've been finding a ton of products that truly work and can compete with higher-end products.  L'Oreal Color Riche lipstick has long-been a drugstore fan favorite.  It's highly pigmented, smooth, and retails for around ...

Jergen’s BB Body Perfecting Skin Cream: Review & Demo

Well.  It finally happened.  There is now a BB cream for ... your body. And ... I like it.  A lot actually. BB cream stands for "Beauty Balm" and is a step up from a tinted moisturizer in that it usually includes ingredients that help your skin in the long run (antioxidents, etc).  Generally that have slightly ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Well Now, This is Fun…Maybelline ColorSensational Vivid Lipstick in Hot Plum

I was at CVS the other day (my Mecca) and came across a display for some new Vivids shades of Maybelline Colorsensational lipstick.  I've love this lipstick's formula, I bought it before in two lovely shades of red, see that post here.  This shade, Hot Plum, caught my eye and my heart at the same ...

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 ...

Berry Ain’t Scary!

If you don't like reading, this whole post can be summarized in one word:  BLOT.  Blot your lipstick, girl. Full intensity.  Covergirl "Smitten." Same lipstick blotted.   If you like reading: My mission on this post?  Make berry and plum lipstick wearable. Fall makeup.  For years, I've been opening September Issues of fashion magazines and thinking "AGH TOO MUCH ...

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 ...