Milani Rose Powder Blush in Coral Cove is a prime example of swatches not being indicative of the quality or performance of a product. Coral Cove swatches powdery and patchy but applies and wears like a dream. I’m not going to lie, I purchased this blush because it’s so pretty in the pan. As you […]Read more "Milani Rose Powder Blush in Coral Cove"
Most of the time when I buy makeup it’s just because I see something pretty that I want and then it belongs to me, just like magic! On the other hand, there are situations where makeup is my therapy. This haul is a good healthy mix of both of these acquisition methods. I managed to […]Read more "Super Chatty and Picture Heavy Mega Haul – February 2015"
Happy Monday! Or rather, Happy END of Monday! It’s been a long day and at the moment, I’m lounging on my couch and Thing Cat is sitting on my feet purring like a mad thing, so all in all, not a bad way to end my day and tomorrow the week is only one day […]Read more "Pacifica Solar Complete Color Mineral Palette – Review + Swatches"
Every once in a blue moon, you might encounter a company or an individual that exhibits exceptional customer service. I was fortunate enough to have just such an experience recently with Camp Cosmetics. Camp Cosmetics is based in Glen Ellyn Illinois, and I heard about them via the ever so delightful Kristin Gehm on YouTube […]Read more "Camp Cosmetics – Haul + Swatches"
There is something about orange blush that is just a little bit magical. A good orange blush can make you feel like a bronzed and glowing goddess or a delicate elfin princess. Gladiola by Stila is no exception to the otherworldly goodness of the orange blush. The stats: .15 oz/4.25 g $25.00 Stila Convertible Color […]Read more "Stila Convertible Color: Gladiola"
I’ve written about this before on Tumblr but this is my first Gym Bag Makeup post on this blog so I’ll give a probably rambling brief description of what the heck is going on. A long time ago in another life I was a personal trainer. It was awesome. There’s nothing quite like helping someone […]Read more "Gym Bag Makeup August 23, 2014"
Today I wanted to do a quick review of a Covergirl blush that I’ve been using fairly frequently lately. It’s called Soft Sable (in case you didn’t see the post title:I’ve gotcha covered!) The rundown: 3g/.12oz of product Retails for approximately $4-$5 The Swatches: The first swatch is a fairly true to color representation of […]Read more "Covergirl Cheekers Blush in Soft Sable"