VICTORIA’S SECRET Fragrance Mist

Victoria’s Secret carries a variety of fragrances. This one is categorized as SEDUCTION. The scent is Dark Orchid #1. I really like this dark woodsy, floral scent especially for evenings out. The spray bottle is convenient to use. Although the scent fades as the hours wear on, it’s a very nice alternative to cologne. VictoriasSecret.com, […]

URBAN DECAY 6 eye shadow – Vintage Build Your Own Palette

Urban Decay typically offers four and six eyeshadow customizable palettes with a variety of cover designs and some that come with one eyeshadow, some pre-filled, and some that are entirely customizable. This Vintage Build Your Own Palette is sold palette-only, for you to fill as desired. I like to change out the shadows in the […]

SPRING 2013 Beauty Trend Show

As spring emerges, trending looks include metallic, frosty eyeshadows; natural full or classic red lips; glossy tresses; and pale, dewy pink cheeks. Trendy colors are corals and blues. I just went to the Nordstrom Trend Show at Bellevue Square in Washington State over the weekend – on March 23rd, 2013 – with a friend. This […]

SHISEIDO Advanced Hydro-Liquid Foundation Compact

I primarily use this product as a concealer because it goes on fairly thick, provides good coverage. Its SPF15 with the active ingredient of titanium dioxide. Refills are sold separately from the case that hold a refill of the product an the sponge applicator. The packaging is sleek and the space below where the sponge […]

MIRACLE SKIN Transformer, skin enhancer

I LOVE this product!!! I bought it after noticing the beginning of fine lines around my eyes, even though I have used a sunscreen on my eye area since I was a teenager (age catches up with you). My main concern was hydration but also a full range of skin defenses – UVA and UVB. […]

TOO FACED Absolutely Invisible Candlelight pressed powder

This powder gives the wearer luminous skin. It is marked as a softly illuminating translucent powder that is truly invisible. It does go on sheer and reduces any shine. It has tiny flecks of gold that reflect the light and enhance the skin, especially in low light (candlelight in particular). It also contains anti-oxidants and […]

CLARINS Instant Sun Light, bronzing powder

Great product for creating a healthy, sun-kissed glow. I use this powder to define my cheek bones and also create the illusion of light tanning on the high points of my face (forehead and temples).The color pictured is one of the lightest it comes in – #10 Morning Sun, to go with my fair complexion, […]