TARTE Make Every Moment Count blush palette

Flushed pink cheeks and Springtime are synonymous. This cheek palette by tarte gives you three good size pans of cheek color to play-up cheeks and give your complexion a healthy bloom. This is tarte’s double duty beauty Make Every Moment Count blush palette with a trio of blushes. The size of the palette is roughly […]

#GorgeousLOD – Look of the Day on GiveMeGorgeous!

Hello Gorgeous! Today, I have a little ‘Gorgeous’ Look Of the Day to share (#GorgeousLOD), with a more complete product list of what I used to create this look: VIOLETVOSS Holy Grail Pro Eyeshadows (applied first): I used these shadows: How U Doin, Clamping and Wine N Dine                 […]

PHYSICIANS FORMULA Butter Bronzer and Butter Blush

You may have seen my previous post on the Butter Highlighter by Physician’s Formula. Well, after using that beautiful iridescent highlighter for a while, I had to get more of the Butter products. If you don’t have any of these, you may not know that they are SOOO soft, and basically turn from an ultra-silky, […]

#BIRCHBOX July 2017—One-Two Punch

Hello Gorgeous! Here, I’m reviewing the items I received in July’s 2017 Birchbox. This month’s box theme is One-Two Punch, and it’s all about high performing products that will get your beauty routine through summer! These products are supposed to add an extra PUNCH to your summer makeup’s effectiveness.             […]

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

I just discovered Julep even though I have seen their nail polishes, and nail parlors in the Seattle area, over the years. I was delighted to find that Ulta just started selling their products. After purchasing one of their Creme-to-Powder Blush Sticks, I had to have more. Here is my small collection so far:         […]

MAC my own! custom Large Pro Palette

So, my birthday was November 28th. And, when my husband asked me if there was anything I really wished he would get for me I said – “I have really been wanting to go to the MAC store and put together a custom palette.”  He came through, taking me to the mall before we went […]

BARE MINERALS The Regal Wardrobe eye and cheek palette

Wandering through Ulta this week, I couldn’t help but notice a new array of bare Minerals product sets. The display table seemed to have a number of empty slots, and after seeing this one The Regal Wardrobe boxed palette I quickly snatched it up prior to finding the display palette to determine if it would be a good purchase for me. […]

CLINIQUE and LANCOME lovely lilac-tone blushes

With Spring well upon us, I recently decided a lilac blush would be a nice change from my usual pink blushes. After perusing various blushes with purple-toned shades online, I decided to order two: Clinique, Blushing Blush Powder Blush in SMOLDERING PLUM #115 Lancome, Bush Subtil Shimmer in LILAC LOVE #375         […]