Super Simple Mascara Secret to Save $$

  This is one of my all-time favorite ways to save dollar dollar bills on high end mascara. Mascara is one beauty product that I do try and regularly replace every 3-4 months.  It's so important for the health of your eyes to be using fresh mascara.  Which can get expensive if you are in love with high-end ...

Tarteist Clay Paint Liner // Review + Demo

  I have been wanting to try this eye liner for forever -ever.  I love gel pot eye liners, they are great for making precise cat eye liners or smudging the liner really close to the lash line. What makes the Tarte Cosmetics Tarteist Clay Paint liner so different from most gel eye liners is the container ...

Boxycharm September 2014 Unboxing

I love beauty subscription boxes.  I do.  The surprise of new makeup every month is amazing, along with discovering brands I've never heard of and trying shades I'd be too scared to try on my own. This month's September Boxycharm was an awesome combo of all of these things.  A TRIFECTA.  I like that Boxycharm also ...

This Contouring Brush Wins.

Did anyone else feel like contouring came out of no where and came in full force?  Contouring came in hot!  I feel like even makeup companies were surprised by our overwhelming love and need for contouring products that work.  I started out with a Smashbox contouring trio, picked up the It Cosmetics contouring palette, Maskcara's ...

Tarte Cosmetics Amazonian Clay 12 Hour Full Coverage Foundaton & BB Tinted Primer Review & Swatches

Instagram, oh, Instagram.  I follow about 5 billion beauty accounts on Instagram and have to force myself not to check it every 10 minutes (30 seconds) because I love looking at makeup.  And hair.  And products.  I don't care if I have the products and I'm looking at someone else's photo of it when I ...

Sephora’s “Meet Your Match” Makeup Set: Review & Swatch Party & An Argument for Hoarding

If you are a little makeup hoarder like me ( I prefer to call mine MY COLLECTION to make it sound less...hoarder) then let me introduce you to your new best friend.  The deluxe mini.  The travel size. Now for products you use everyday, no no no.   A mini will be used up too fast and ...

Palette Party: How All The Eyeshadow Palettes Stack Up

Sometimes I get overwhelmed by how much makeup is available.  There, I said it.  A makeup junkie admits being overwhelmed.  But seriously. The last time you went shopping for new foundation, lipstick, or eyeshadow you had some options, right? This year has been a very lucky year for me, makeup wise.  I was given more amazing ...