CoverFX Perfect Highlighting Palette: Review and Swatches

Hello everyone! Today’s review is all about a beautiful highlighting palette from CoverFX called the Perfect Highlighting Palette. If you are interested in a video review, I’ve shared that at the bottom of this post ūüôā Available for purchase exclusively at Ulta and on the CoverFX website Price: $39 Amount of product: 6 pans x … More CoverFX Perfect Highlighting Palette: Review and Swatches

My First Video!

Hey everyone! I’m so excited to share that I’ve finally started my YouTube channel! I’ve been thinking about it for ages and am really happy I’ve actually been able to execute a few videos so far. I wanted to share my first video with you here! I won’t be using my blog purely to post … More My First Video!

Recent Makeup Looks

Hey everyone! How often can I apologize for these long absences between posts?! Quite a lot it seems! April was a really rough and busy month, and since real life always trumps social media, I find myself neglecting my poor blog too often! I thought for now I’d share some of my recent makeup looks. … More Recent Makeup Looks

Drugstore Holiday Makeup: Silver Glitter and Red Lips

Hey everyone! I have a bold, sparkly holiday look to share with you today using all drugstore products! Although there is one exception- the glitter. I used a LIT cosmetics glitter since I don’t own any drugstore glitters but I know NYX has glitters easily accessible at Ulta! Another great thing about the look is … More Drugstore Holiday Makeup: Silver Glitter and Red Lips

Anastasia Beverly Hills Moonchild Glow Kit: Review and Swatches

Hey everyone! Today I’m sharing my review of the Anastasia Beverly Hills Glow Kit in Moonchild.¬†¬†I wanted to get this review up as soon as possible because as far as I know, this palette is limited edition. (Update: It looks like this palette is permanent now…it is still available on the website as of 2/18/17.) … More Anastasia Beverly Hills Moonchild Glow Kit: Review and Swatches

Green Eyes and Lips

Hey everyone! I have another makeup look to share with you today. This was the green look I created for St. Patrick’s Day! Hope you enjoy ūüôā Face ‚óŹCovergirl Outlast Stay Fabulous 3 in 1 Foundation ‚óŹRevlon Nearly Naked Powder Eyes ‚óŹUrban Decay Primer Potion ‚óŹSugarpill Acidberry and Mochi eye shadows and Diamond Eyes for … More Green Eyes and Lips

Fuchsia Glitter Eye

Hey guys! I have another glittery eye look to share with you today. This was a look I created for Valentines Day. I’ll list the products below! Hope you enjoy ūüôā Milani Eye Shadow Primer Sugarpill Dollipop blended in and above the crease, also on lower lash line Sugarpill Poison Plum on the lid and … More Fuchsia Glitter Eye

Review and Swatches: Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in Pearl (with Moonstone Comparison)

Hello everyone! Today’s review is on Becca’s Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed¬†in the shade Pearl. Price:¬†$38 Amound of Product:¬†0.25 ounces Animal Testing:¬†Becca is cruelty free This product costs $38 ¬†and contains 0.25 ounces of product (which strangely is 0.03 ounces less than all of the other shimmering skin perfector powders which contain 0.28 ounces.) If you’ve … More Review and Swatches: Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in Pearl (with Moonstone Comparison)

Review and Swatches: Colourpop Highlighters in Hippo and Smokin Whistles

Hey guys! I have a review for you today on a couple of Colourpop highlighters. Price:¬†$8 Amount of Product:¬†0.15 ounces Animal Testing:¬†Colourpop is cruelty free Colourpop’s highlighters are priced at $8 and contain 0.15 ounces of product. They are housed in white plastic pots with twist on lids and because of the formula, you’ll want … More Review and Swatches: Colourpop Highlighters in Hippo and Smokin Whistles

Mini Haul! 

Hi everyone!! I recently took a trip to Rite Aid and Walmart and I wanted to show you what I got! They had a bunch of sales going on when I went to Rite Aid and the two that I took advantage of was 40% off Revlon and 40% off Wet and Wild! Since it … More Mini Haul!¬†

Review: LIT Cosmetics Glitters and Clearly Liquid Glitter Base

Hey everyone. I have a fun and sparkly review for you today!¬†There’s no better way to add some glitz and glam to your makeup look than glitter, and the glitters in today’s review come from a company I love-LIT Cosmetics. LIT’s glitters are cosmetic grade, formulated without parabens, sulfates, and phthalates, and are vegan and … More Review: LIT Cosmetics Glitters and Clearly Liquid Glitter Base

Pixi Beauty Endless Silky Eye Pen in Emerald Gold: Review and Swatches

This color has been discontinued but these liners are still available in 18 colors.¬† Hey everyone! Today’s review is all about the Pixi Endless Silky Eye Pen, and I have the shade Emerald Gold. Price:¬†$12 Amount of Product:¬†0.04 ounces Animal Testing:¬†Pixi Beauty is cruelty free These liners can be found at Target for $12. Obviously … More Pixi Beauty Endless Silky Eye Pen in Emerald Gold: Review and Swatches

Comparison Swatches: Sugarpill and Urban Decay

Hey everyone!¬†I wanted to share some comparison swatches of¬†my brightest eye shadows which of course come from Sugarpill and Urban Decay. The palettes I’m referring to include the¬†Sugarpill Heart Breaker and Burning Heart Palettes as well as the Urban Decay Electric Palette. I’ve written reviews of these palettes which can be found here, here, and … More Comparison Swatches: Sugarpill and Urban Decay

Review and Swatches: Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in Moonstone

Hey friends! Today I wanted to share some¬†thoughts on ¬†Becca’s Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in the shade Moonstone. I’d seen and swatched this product many a time during Sephora visits but could never really justify dropping nearly 40 bucks on one powder even though it was completely beautiful! But having received a bit of birthday … More Review and Swatches: Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in Moonstone

Review and Swatches: Wet n Wild Mega Last Lipsticks

Hey friends! Today I wanted to share a review and swatches of some¬†lipsticks¬†from Wet N Wild.¬†I have six shades from their Mega Last Lip Color line including¬†Bare It All, Think Pink, Pinkerbell, Don’t Blink Pink, Cherry Picking, and Sugar Plum Fairy. Price:¬†$1.99 Amount of Product:¬†0.11 ounces Animal Testing:¬†Wet n Wild is cruelty free These lipsticks … More Review and Swatches: Wet n Wild Mega Last Lipsticks

Review and Swatches: Sugarpill Loose Eyeshadow in Goldilux

Hey everyone! When I purchased my two Sugarpill palettes (posts on those palettes can be found¬†here and here), Sugarpill included a sample of one of their loose eye shadows in the shade Goldilux. I thought I’d share it with you today! The full size product comes in a jar that holds 5 grams of product, … More Review and Swatches: Sugarpill Loose Eyeshadow in Goldilux

Halloween Makeup Look

Hey everyone! Since I’ve shared some Halloween eye looks with you the past couple days, I figured it would be appropriate to show you the look I actually chose for today! Here’s what I did for the look: thick winged black eyeliner blending black, purple, and orange into the crease using a thin line of … More Halloween Makeup Look

Halloween Smoky Eyes

Hey friends! I wanted to bring you another Halloween eye look for those of us who aren’t sporting specific costumes this year. You can still be festive with some easy black and orange makeup. Today’s Halloween eye look is a smoky eye using you guessed it, black and orange! Like yesterday’s look, this is another … More Halloween Smoky Eyes

Festive and Easy Halloween Eyes: Two Versions

Hey friends! Despite Halloween being the perfect opportunity to go crazy with fun makeup and costumes, I surprisingly will not be sporting a costume this year.¬†So for years when I don’t have a specific costume in mind, I still like to be in the spirit of the holiday¬†by sporting festive colors! I wanted to share … More Festive and Easy Halloween Eyes: Two Versions

Review and Swatches: Urban Decay Smoked Palette

This palette has been discontinued. This post is all about the Urban Decay Smoked Palette which comes with 10 eye shadows, a full size 24/7 Eye Liner in Perversion, and a mini Primer Potion. Price:¬†$49 Amount of Product:¬†10 x 0.03 ounces Animal Testing:¬†Urban Decay is cruelty free This post will be primarily focused on the … More Review and Swatches: Urban Decay Smoked Palette

Music Inspired Makeup: La Petite Fille de la Mer by Vangelis

Hey everyone! Today I’d like to¬†share with you another Music Inspired Makeup look. My other looks in this series can be found here. Sometimes it takes me a while to figure out a makeup look to go with a certain song, but when Le Petite Fille de la Mer started playing on my phone, the … More Music Inspired Makeup: La Petite Fille de la Mer by Vangelis

Brush Spotlight #2: Sonia Kashuk Small Eye Shadow Brush

Hey everyone! It’s been a long time since I’ve shared a brush post and considering how important tools are for makeup application, I figured it was time for another post. My first Brush Spotlight post can be found here. Today I wanted to share a great brush with you, and it’s the¬†Sonia Kashuk Small Eye … More Brush Spotlight #2: Sonia Kashuk Small Eye Shadow Brush

Review, Swatches, and Eye Look: Sugarpill Heart Breaker Palette

Hey friends! Today’s post is all about another bold and bright palette from Sugarpill-the Heart Breaker Palette. I bought this palette from Sugarpill’s website. The following¬†introductory text is copied from my previous post about the Burning Heart¬†Palette since the same information applies to both palettes (price, palette layout, etc.) Price:¬†$34 Amount of Product:¬†4 eye shadows … More Review, Swatches, and Eye Look: Sugarpill Heart Breaker Palette

Review, Swatches, and Eye Look: Sugarpill Burning Heart Palette

Hey everyone! I’m very excited to bring you today’s post since this is a product¬†from a brand that’s been on my wishlist for ages.¬†Today I’ll be sharing with you the ¬†Burning Heart Palette. Here is my post on the Heart Breaker Palette. I bought this palette from the Sugarpill website. Price:¬†$34 Amount of Product:¬†4 eye … More Review, Swatches, and Eye Look: Sugarpill Burning Heart Palette

Review: Paula’s Choice Earth Sourced Perfectly Natural Cleansing Gel

Hey everyone! I have a review to share with you today¬†on a facial cleanser. I had been using Philosophy’s Purity for a very long time, and I’ve finally run out. It was one thing I considered to be worth the splurge¬†because as time has gone on, I’ve realized how important it is to thoroughly remove … More Review: Paula’s Choice Earth Sourced Perfectly Natural Cleansing Gel

Zoya: India

Hey guys! I recently purchased a beautiful new nail polish from Zoya in the shade India. This shade is part of their Entice and Ignite Fall 2014 Collection, and I found it at Ulta. India is a gorgeous glittery burgundy wine shade. Depending on the light source I see deep purple tones and even some … More Zoya: India

Review, Swatches, and Makeup Look: Kat Von D Chrysalis Palette

Hey everyone! I’ve got a lovely palette to share with you today, and it’s the Kat Von D Chrysalis Eyeshadow Palette.¬†This palette features beautiful grays, blues, and purples and is mostly cool toned. This palette costs $46. ¬†I’m a lucky girl¬†and got it for $35 since my sister has a friend who works at Sephora … More Review, Swatches, and Makeup Look: Kat Von D Chrysalis Palette

Review and Swatches: Anastasia Dipbrow Pomade in Medium Brown

Hey friends!¬†Today I wanted to share a review with you. The product I’ll be discussing is the ever-famous Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade, and I have the shade Medium Brown. Price:¬†$18.00 Amount of Product:¬†Net weight is 4 grams/0.14 ounces Animal Testing:¬†Anastasia Beverly Hills is a cruelty free brand I also purchased Anastasia’s #12 brush which … More Review and Swatches: Anastasia Dipbrow Pomade in Medium Brown

Music Inspired Makeup: Starlight by Muse

Hey friends! Welcome to another Music Inspired Makeup post. The others can be found here. Today’s look was inspired by Muse’s Starlight. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pgum6OT_VH8 My inspiration for this look was taken from the song title. I’ve been wanting to use some loose glitter for ages and when I heard Starlight, it made me think of stars … More Music Inspired Makeup: Starlight by Muse

Music Inspired Makeup: Silver Lining By Rilo Kiley

Hey friends! Welcome to my first¬†Music Inspired Makeup¬†post. The details of the original idea behind this series can be found here Today’s look was inspired by the song Silver Lining by Rilo Kiley. I used the title of this song for my inspiration today. It’s very literal-Silver Lining=silver eyeliner! I remembered I had a silver … More Music Inspired Makeup: Silver Lining By Rilo Kiley

Five Product Face Tag

Hey friends! I was recently tagged by the lovely Lauren from¬†LuceLuxeLifestyle¬†to complete the Five Product Face Tag. Her tag¬†can be found here. ¬†This tag asks you to pick¬†the five products you would choose as travel essentials or essentials to create your every day face. ¬†Most of my essentials actually fall into a category of product … More Five Product Face Tag