IPSY – January 17 and December 16 GLAM BAGS

I’m posting both my January 2017 and December 2016 IPSY bags in this post. Make sure to read on past the first post to see the other bag!            IPSY January 2017 – metropolis:                   This month’s IPSY bag was all about City […]

JULEP Blush Stick, Eyeshadow 101 and When Pencil Met Gel Eyeliner

Julep beauty offers a range of cosmetics now. I picked up three of their cream-to-powder face color sticks. See what colors I chose!

BLACK MAGIC Ipsy Glam Bag October 2016

Ipsy Glam Bag November 2016

Sugar Highness – IPSY Glam Bag August 2016

Ipsy’s Sugar Highness Glam Bag included some wonderful skin care items, an eyeliner and a beauty blender. Plus, the aqua tressed mermaid bag is SO cute. See all the sample items I received this month.

SMASHBOX Art. Love. Color. Master Class eyeshadow palette

Sephora’s Master Class Pro Palette packs 40 beautiful eyeshadow colors. The looks for eyelids are endless with this palette.

THE ESTEE EDIT The Edgiest Kohl shadowsticks

Estee Edit Shadowsticks have a sharpener built into the lid and incredible staying power. These thick pencils of color can be used as eyeliner or all-over lid color. I ordered colors: Jaded, Violet and Taboo.

IPSY December 2015 Glam Bag

See what beauty samples I received in the red quilted makeup bag for December’s Ipsy Bag.

EM COSMETICS – the life moment palettes

I recently discovered EM Cosmetics by Michelle Phan. Love the color combinations she has put together, and range of colors in one palette! EM Cosmetics sells online, and offers a full range of makeup choices. There are four very large the life palettes, as well as smaller versions called the life moment palettes (as in this post). […]

TRISH MCEVOY 2014 Holiday

During December I attended two Trish McEvoy events at the nearby Nordstrom store (I purchased two new products at each), and received a lovely set of Trish cosmetics from my husband for Chistmas – I am combining all these items for this blog. The cosmetics department had a beauty event the first of the month […]

MAC Stroke of Midnight Face Palette – warm

The Stroke of Midnight collection made it on the scene just before the holiday rush this year. Its nice to see MAC using some relatively toned-down colors for this collection – as I’m not as tempted to try their palettes when they include wilder colors. In fact I had a difficult time deciding between the […]