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BIRCHBOX February 2018—Follow Your Heart

    Birchbox’s theme for February is Follow Your Heart, which means do the things that bring your heart joy. And, this month’s products are meant to put a spark in your routine and spring in your step. Which is nice as we all wait for Springtime to begin and winter to fade. Hopefully you […]

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.                                     […]

MAC Girls personality palette BASIC BITCH

When I saw MAC‘s introduction of their Girls palettes, of course the color combination that I LOVED was BASIC BITCH!! MAC has a fabulous combination of colors with this set of 8 eyeshadows/1 highlighter. Just another reason that they continue to reign as an industry standard for bold/high quality cosmetics. One of six Personality Palettes […]

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 […]

BIRCHBOX May 2017 – Low Effort High Impact

Low Effort, High Impact is Birchbox‘s theme for their May box selections. Mine contained mostly skin care products—perfect for the upcoming warmer months.                   Products this month are all geared towards developing a beauty routine with summer in mind, now. And, I was happy to see it noted: […]

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 […]

MAC Tinashe eyeshadow palette

I came across this beautiful collection of eyeshadow colors on the MAC (Make-up Art Cosmetics) site. The palette was developed in collaboration with American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and actress Tinashe as an online exclusive. And, I added a frost lipstick to this order in the color Fluid. The mini False Lashes Extreme was a freebie with the […]

MAC Keepsakes Heirloom Collection eye palettes

        MAC holiday 2014 featured these two Keepsakes eyeshadow palettes as part of their Heirloom Collection. They are fabulous examples of how vibrant, pigmented and beautiful MAC eyeshadows are:                 I received one of these from my sister as a Christmas gift and I purchased […]

MAC Gorgeous Lipsticks

I have quite the collection of MAC (Make-up Art Cosmetics) lipsticks! With so many fabulous, ravishing, vivid colors and formulas to choose from – its hard not want to continue to purchase new colors.     I’ve included a picture of some older favorite shades, I’ve had for a little while: Fast Play – matte, […]

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 […]