MANGA MADNESS: L’Oreal Manga Mascara Review

I'VE GONE MAD FOR MANGA.  Manga.  Manga.  Manga.  Manga madness.  Ma-ma-ma-ma-madness. Ok, what is it?  Manga is L'oreal's new mascara.  It's part of the "Voluminous" line and promises to build 15 times more volume than bare lashes and give you a wide-eyed look. Now, if you've been with my blog for a bit, then you know that ...

It Cosmetics CC Cream “Your Skin But Better” Spf 50+ Review & Swatches of Light & Medium

I received a sample of It Cosmetics CC cream with my order of some their brushes.  Click {here} to read my review of the (softest) brushes I have ever used.  The sample came in Medium and I used it three times.  I was so impressed with it that I wanted to review it even before ordering ...

Makeup for Strawberry Blondes: Drugstore Edition

I'm a Strawberry Blonde.  Yay!  You're a Strawberry Blonde.   Yay!  Now what makeup shades should we wear???  I've have had every color of hair from platinum blonde to jet black.  I have found that I need really different makeup shades from color to color, even within the shades of red I have tried. Strawberry Blonde hair ...

E.L.F. Products Worth Buying

I will never forget when the world's greatest woman (my mom) said to me "it's not a bargain if you don't need it."  For a gal who likes a deal, that one hit home. I think this is especially true with makeup. Think about it this way: I didn't want to spend $32 on the gorgeous YSL ...

JOUER Moisturizing Lip gloss in “Tender”: Review & Swatch

Umm, Hi, my name is 'Tender" and I'm beautiful.  I'm a peach lip gloss and I make friends fast. I was given this Jouer lip gloss in a giftbag from a party, Thank You, yay!  It was a gift but will receive an unbiased review because I have opinions and if me no-likey, it no-goes on ...

Too Faced Sweethearts Perfect Flush Blush in Peach Beach: Review & Swatch

Rad.  Rad. Rad.  This blush is rad. Not going to lie, I thought "I'll try this because I like the packaging."  Which is also how I choose men to date. This heart packaging.  I mean.  I can't.  This is just very smart, Too Faced, because We of No Willpower will buy it.  It's so cute. I ordered Peach ...

Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation Review & Swatches Shade 4.25

You might have thought you could never love anything more than this picture: And you'd be right, it is a challenge to love something as much, but I have a serious competitor in the ring: Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation. I had been hearing makeup artists and magazines sing this foundation's praises for years.  Everyone raved about ...

TOM FORD BEAUTY Lip Color Shine Lipstick in #06 Abandon: Review & Swatches

Remember my first time using Tom Ford lipstick?  I do. My friend Genevieve surprised me for Christmas (have you noticed a theme here, that all my friends give me the most insanely nice gifts ever!?).  And by surprised I mean I opened the most adorable Ted Baker bow makeup bag, (how did Gen even know that ...