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Just what the doctor ordered: FAB-ulous skin care

Just what the doctor ordered: FAB-ulous skin care

First Aid Beauty Review - Facial Radiance Polish and Overnight Mask Living in a hot, dry and smoggy climate, I'm always on the lookout for products that can hydrate my skin and make it soft and smooth. In short, I want it to work miracles. When I was asked to try First Aid Beauty (aka FAB), I couldn't wait to…
The Lipstick League – week of 9.15.14

The Lipstick League – week of 9.15.14

I have a major Zac Posen crush going on. I never thought anyone could fill Michael Kors shoes on Project Runway. But Zac has really come into his own this season. He's adorable, his skin is a color found on humans (vs. MK's orange-hue) and I am absolutely LIVING for his smirks and eye rolls. Do you agree? Question of…
MAC Fall Trends And How To Wear Them

MAC Fall Trends And How To Wear Them

How to add runway style beauty to your everyday look. Recently, I attended the MAC Cosmetics Autumn/Winter 2014 Trends Presentation in Los Angeles. Alongside beauty editors, bloggers and makeup artists, I learned about the biggest trends we'll be seeing this fall, from four of MAC's most prestigious professional artists including Gregory Arlt (seen above), Caroline Donnelly, Cynthia Rivas and John…
The Perfect Smokey Eye is just a NARS Palette away

The Perfect Smokey Eye is just a NARS Palette away

NARS Smokey Eye Kit Swatches and Review Many people cite the cat eye as the trickiest eye makeup maneuver. But I’m going to go ahead and give that moniker to the smokey eye. Is it smokey enough? Too smokey? Wait, does this look like I slept in it?! Those are just some of the things I’ve wondered during my attempts…
BPAL The Gatekeeper Giveaway and Review

BPAL The Gatekeeper Giveaway and Review

Win the Limited Edition BPAL oil inspired by "The Maze of Games" Fellow high priestesses of all things gothic, please join me at the altar of Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab. We’ll be anointing ourselves with a limited edition perfume oil: The Gatekeeper. Read on for the review and stay till the end for your chance to win! The Gatekeeper ($26)…
We swatched all 30 Milani Bella Eyes Gel eyeshadows, for YOU!

We swatched all 30 Milani Bella Eyes Gel eyeshadows, for YOU!

Bella Eyes Gel Powder - Milani Eyeshadow Swatches, Looks and Review Gel powder?! What kind of magic is this? And for only $3.99?! Ladies and Gentlemen, let me introduce Milani's Bella Eyes Gel Powder Eyeshadows! With their range of colors, limited edition products, and constantly evolving line of formulas, all at budget-friendly prices, Milani Cosmetics lets us indulge without the…
The Lipstick League – week of 9.8.14

The Lipstick League – week of 9.8.14

Question of the Week: When a beauty product is labeled "Limited Edition" (LE), are you more inclined to purchase it? Answer: Considering I have an affliction known as Limited Edition Disorder. I'm going to say yes... Here's what went on this week with the League: Gouldylox Reviews - Need dark circle help? Want to look well rested? This may be…
MAKE UP FOR EVER artist shadow palette review

MAKE UP FOR EVER artist shadow palette review

MAKE UP FOR EVER Artist Palette - 30 Years. 30 Colors. 30 Artists. Let's just get this out of the way....SQUEE! (Proceeds to run around in excited circles like Grover the Pug until I tucker myself out) All right, now that I've composed myself, let's get right into talking about the new and magnificent - and limited edition too -…
The Simpsons by MAC, get it now or forever say “D’oh!”

The Simpsons by MAC, get it now or forever say “D’oh!”

Makeup, it's the cause of and the solution to all our problems I have to be honest; I was not expecting to love The Simpsons collection this much. I was totally prepared to chalk it up to a novelty launch, filled with fun but ultimately unnecessary pieces. Wow, was I wrong! This is one of my favorite launches of the…
Looking to Add Veggies to Your Life? Wash with Them!

Looking to Add Veggies to Your Life? Wash with Them!

not.a.sponge - Our Konjac Sponge Review Ever heard of Konjac? Me neither, so I was surprised to learn that this fibrous vegetable is a staple of Asian diet, health and skincare. Grown on the exotic Korean island of Jeju, Konjac has been on the menu in some cultures for over 1,000 years. I was so intrigued after reading about this…