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Urban Decay Naked Skin Powder Foundation – swatches and review

Urban Decay Naked Skin Powder Foundation – swatches and review

Bonus: A peek at the Naked Skin Weightless Complete Coverage Concealer Like many other WeHeartsters, I love Urban Decay. Their high-performance and cruelty-free products make them a brand that we adore. While originally known for their bold and funky hues, in recent years Urban Decay started a beauty frenzy for neutrals and nudes thanks to its original “Naked” eyeshadow palette.…
Laura Mercier Foundation Primer Review and Photos

Laura Mercier Foundation Primer Review and Photos

Master the Art of Makeup By Starting with this Beauty Must-Have All great paintings start with a fresh canvas. Every day, when we paint our faces, we are creating truly great and important works of art. I’m being totally serious. Your face is your calling card. It is often what people remember most about you. So it makes sense that…
The Lipstick League – week of 2.16.15

The Lipstick League – week of 2.16.15

Question of the Week: What’s your favorite beauty pick-me-up? New fragrance? New lipstick? New nail color? Answer: My biggest pick-me-up is whatever new item I have! There's nothing like the rush of a new product. Right now, the Lipstick Queen Bête Noire collection is giving me serious palpitations; three dark blackberry shades in three finishes; sheer, intense and metal. LOVE!…
Jordana Modern Matte Lipstick – swatches and review

Jordana Modern Matte Lipstick – swatches and review

High End Color at a Guilt-Free Price I LOVE that one of my favorite lipsticks, the Jordana Modern Matte Lipstick, is only about half of the price of my morning latte. As a makeup (and latte) fan, that's a deal that's hard to beat. At just $2.49 each, these lipsticks get me a ton of compliments AND they come in…
Boots No7 Protect & Perfect Intense ADVANCED Serum Review and GIVEAWAY

Boots No7 Protect & Perfect Intense ADVANCED Serum Review and GIVEAWAY

Highly effective anti-aging skin care doesn’t have to cost a fortune or be impossible to find. Case in point: Boots No7 and their latest breakthrough product, the No7 Protect & Perfect Intense ADVANCED Serum. As readers of we heart this know, Stef and I are both not only beauty junkies, but Anglophiles as well. So we’ve been curious about the…
MAC Toledo – swatches and review

MAC Toledo – swatches and review

I'll admit, I didn't know much about Isabel and Ruben Toledo before the announcement of the MAC Toledo launch. I knew that Isabel had designed the dress that Michelle Obama wore at the first presidential inauguration; a gorgeous, textural lemony-green ensemble. But turns out that unexpected shade would give me a great head start on reviewing the collection, as it…
Orogold Review and Photos: 24K Exclusive Eye Kit

Orogold Review and Photos: 24K Exclusive Eye Kit

In the darkest days of winter, we heart this presented me with a golden opportunity - the chance to test the Orogold 24K Exclusive Eye Kit, a trio of the most luxurious products I've ever laid my eyes upon. I'll get right to it and admit at $498 for the trio, this kit is not an option for everybody. But…
Lipstick League – week of 2.9.15

Lipstick League – week of 2.9.15

Question of the Week: Which eyeshadow palettes have you been reaching for the most lately? Answer: There's three and they all have fabulous greens in them: • Hourglass Modernist in Color Field ($58) has rich olive green • Clarins Garden Escape ($45) has soft sage greens • MAC Toledo Bellgreens ($44) is all about that chartreuse. Ok, my green obsession…
3 Rosy Valentine’s Gift Ideas that are NOT Flowers

3 Rosy Valentine’s Gift Ideas that are NOT Flowers

There's still time to have a rosy outlook on Valentine's Day Don't get me wrong, I love roses. But a plastic-wrapped dozen of overpriced long stem red ones on Valentine's Day? I'd rather you didn't (and so will she.) So, here are three rosy Valentine's gift ideas that won't look like you picked them up as an afterthought while you…
tarte Tartelette Amazonian Clay Matte Eyeshadow Palette: Swatches and Review

tarte Tartelette Amazonian Clay Matte Eyeshadow Palette: Swatches and Review

While I've tested and reviewed hundred's of products during my beauty blogging life, I didn't start out as a makeup junkie. In fact makeup, particularly eyeshadow, kind of scared and intimidated me through out high school. Why oh why, didn't the tarte Tartelette Amazonian Clay Matte Eyeshadow Palette exist during my teenage years? When I experimented with shadows, my teenage…