My cameras (plural) hate taking photos of things that have any remote hints of purple. Period.For some reason, anything with even the slightest amount of a purple tone to it never photographs correctly.Revlon's Dreamer is a periwinkle creme polish. It's definitely not as blue as it looks above, having just a little bit more purple … Continue reading NOTW: Revlon Dreamer
I first mentioned this palette in my June favorites, when I had just purchased it. I hadn't used it all that much at that point but have been able to use it all month and have been very happy with it.Sephora, like most know but don't pay all that much attention to, is not just … Continue reading Sephora Moonshadow Baked Palette "In The Nude" Photos & Swatches
Ohhhhhh Chanel. You always do this to me. The minute I buy one thing of yours, I then want to buy everything else you have to offer. This product has had me browsing through the Chanel website every night. *Sigh*.Chanel's line of cream shadows, or the Illusion D'Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eyeshadows, have been a … Continue reading Chanel Illusion D’Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eyeshadow – 82 Émerveillé Swatches & Review
I'll admit it, these were an impulse buy. But after everything that I had seen and heard about these shadows, I thought it was finally time to bite the bullet and just get them. And I'm very pleased that I did.There are about 20 shades you can choose from (they're up to #29 now I … Continue reading Giorgio Armani Eyes To Kill Silk Eye Shadow Swatches – 11, 20
A while back I got a few things from the Inglot counter at the Macys in San Francisco. I didn't end up posting photos and swatches though, so here they are now :)Inglot is a brand that I do already own a few products from, and that I like quite a bit. Their eye shadows … Continue reading Inglot Swatches! AMC Pure Pigments, Eye Shadows, Body Sparkle
The Olympics are here! Happy Opening Day, everybody.First off, I love the Olympics. Both the winter and summer. The summer ones always hold a special place in my heart because of swimming, and since I was a competitive swimmer, it's nice having national pride and attention behind people you feel like you've grown up with. … Continue reading Trend: Metallic Foils & 2012 London Olympics!
I'm sort of over the Magnetic Polish fad, as probably most of you are as well, but I saw this at Sephora and liked the effect of the fishnet, so picked up this and the emerald (swatches coming soon for that).The base color of this is really similar to some of the gold magnetic drugstore … Continue reading NOTW: Nails Inc. "Picadilly – Fishnet Magnet Gold"
Sorry for the slightly different photo format in this post (as compared to other tutorial posts). I totally blanked and forgot to take photos 😦 So, here's one super close up of the eyes and and one of the full face lol. This tutorial is based loosely off of the Kardashians, as well as trying to … Continue reading Smokey Eye Tutorial
I have my swatches of the polishes from my Julep Box for all of you today 🙂 This is sort of... well, REALLY late but I have it up, right?The video for it was posted just yesterday, in case you didn't see. Photos are after the jump!Enjoy! ♥ O Canada!Clear opalescent glitter with red glitter mixed … Continue reading July Julep Mavens Box 🙂
I have a fun post for you today. A lot of people in the blogging community are aware of Lynnderella polishes, especially the polish Connect The Dots.When one of my subscribers contacted me and told me she makes polishes and has a few that are similar to Lynnderella polishes I was very excited because I … Continue reading PrettyCutePolishes Nail Polish Review & Giveaway! Connect The Dots Dupe 🙂