ANASTASIA Liquid Lipsticks: Madison, Poet and Sugar Plum

Anastasia of Beverly Hills has an array of fabulous colors in their Liquid Lipstick collection. All of these are ultra-pigmented, matte, long wearing and smudge-proof. Check out the three I decided to buy.

CLINIQUE Marimekko for Clinique Pop lip shades

What’s not to like about the fun designs of the tubes for Clinique’s Marimekko lip colors? These packaging designs are limited-edition, all inspired by Finnish design house #Marimekko. In fact, Marimekko‘s clothing, fabric and accessories embody a functional and fun vibe. Clinique has captured this spirit with their lip color case designs. Marimekko’s signature prints include […]

Vampy Femme Fatale BURGUNDY lipsticks

Love dark lipsticks (like I do)!? This selection of six shades are all in the burgundy family, with some variation.Following is a little comparison and contrast of some of the dark lipstick shades in my personal collection.                                     […]

WET N WILD Megalast Liquid Catsuit matte lipstick

I still remember the girls at my Junior High that used to wear iridescent pale pink Wet n Wild lipgloss. Since then, I must say, I haven’t really paid much attention to the brand. Recently, however, Wet n Wild has been upping their game quite a bit! Although still a low cost drug store brand, […]

KJAER WEIS Lip Tint in Lover’s Choice

So, this product was definitely a splurge! I had noticed this line of cosmetics when it was sometimes mentioned in beauty magazines. And, I was immediately in love with the slick, sexy, silver packaging (not to mention the product color choices). I found out that the admirable goal of Kjaer Weis’s founder Kirsten is to […]

MAYBELLINE Vivid Matte Liquid Lip Color in corrupt cranberry

Not one to shy away from a deep burgundy lipstick, I found shade #39 corrupt cranberry of Maybelline’s Vivd Matte Lip Color. Love the color! Corrupt cranberry is a blue-toned burgundy that can be applied thinly for a lighter version, or full-on for a true blue/cranberry shade. I start in the center of the lip […]

MAC X steve j and yoni p Dazzleshadow duos

MAC (Make-up Art Cosmetics) currently has 2 steve j  & yoni p Dazzleshadow duo compacts: Touch Me Baby and Midnight Fever. I bought the Midnight Fever duo first, then had to go back to the MAC site and order the other one too! And, couldn’t help myself, also added a couple eye makeup brushes and a lipstick to […]

FIONA STILES & MAYBELLINE lip pencils in roses

Love all 5 of these very vivid (all rose colored) lip pencils—2 by Fiona Stiles, and 3 by Maybelline.                         First, the Fiona Stiles pencils! They are moisturizing, lightweight, long wearing and very full color. You can find these on the FionaStilesBeauty website (Sephora […]

Macy’s LANCOME gift + Color Design lipstick and Effacil

I just ordered a couple Lancome items from Macy’s during their current gift with purchase event. Effacil Refreshing Eye Makeup Remover and a tube of Color Design lipstick are the items I ordered. The gift included a choice of one of three skincare duos, a mini makeup set and small size Bi-Facil makeup remover. Plus, the […]

BIRCHBOX March 2017 + LOC lip trio

Yes! I recently received March’s BIRCHBOX, themed: Pretty Mighty! Plus, this box included my extra order  – a trio of LOC matte lip pencils. The theme Pretty Mighty is in honor of Women’s History Month – March. Reese Witherspoon’s Southern-style brand Draper James helped Birchbox choose products that evoke feminine power (featuring high-performing formulas), for the woman with grace […]