As you know, I’ve been working my way through trying as many indie eye shadows as possible. Today I want to show you what I ordered for my “Indie Birthday Present to Myself” last month. I did order two lip colors but I’m going to split those into a separate post. Hopefully you can handle […]Read more "First Order from Fyrinnae – Eyeshadows"
Believe it or not, the only makeup that I purchased during the month of July was from My Pretty Zombie. Maybe that isn’t a big deal for you, but it’s totally a big deal for me. ANYWAY we’re not here to talk about me, we’re here to talk about makeup! I kept seeing beautiful swatches […]Read more "My Pretty Zombie – First Order Review"
My first indie makeup purchase (still pretty recently!) was from Notoriously Morbid and I raved about them! So it is not perhaps so surprising that I felt compelled to place a second order with them. I wanted to get a few mini eyeshadows in a couple of shades that I loved from my first order. […]Read more "Notoriously Morbid Swatches – Beauty Blogger’s Package"
There is something so incredibly satisfying about completely using up a product. Of course, sometimes it’s a little sad, but mostly, I get a deep sense of accomplishment when I finish a face cream or hit pan on a powder. I’m not going to ponder too deeply what that says about me. Empties posts are […]Read more "Empties February 2015"
Recently Flower Beauty has added a few new things to their range, one of which is the Shadow Play Eyeshadow Quad in Dusk ‘Til Dawn. Now, you might already have noticed this, but I love me some orange makeup. So obviously, this quad just spoke to me. I mean come on! Light creamsicle orange eyeshadow? […]Read more "Flower Beauty Eyeshadow Quad in Dusk ‘Til Dawn – Review"
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"
There have been some seriously mixed feelings about Pantone’s color of the year for 2015. Quite a few people have voiced the opinion that Marsala (18-1438) is a somewhat drab color but you know what? Give me all the things in Marsala! Earthy red toned eyeshadow? Hell yes! (In fact, as I’m writing this, I […]Read more "Sephora + Pantone Universe Facets of Marsala Multi-Finish Eye Palette – Review + A Boatload of 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"
Hard Candy recently released five new ten pan eyeshadow palettes (The Top Ten Trendsetters Eyeshadow Palettes) and the super cute packaging caught me in it’s web of cuteness, thus, I have four of the five palettes to swatch for you today! Yay! A note about my swatches: I felt that the majority of these shades […]Read more "New Hard Candy Ten Pan Eyeshadow Palettes"
The Rio Rio palette is a limited edition palette that came out earlier this year but is still available on the Sleek website as of August 16th. The rundown: 12 eyeshadows Each shade has 1.1g/.03oz of product Costs $9.99 All swatches are with two passes of the product. I’m including some pictures of a few […]Read more "Sleek iDivine Rio Rio Palette"