New Makeup Focus & Review: Maybelline’s “Soda Pop” Eyeshadow Palette

Maybelline’s new palette “Soda Pop” that just recently launched this fall on the tail of the successful “Lemonade Palette” this past summer looks to be a promising palette as well. Maybelline describes the palette as “featuring 12 bold pigmented eyeshadows in a mix of mattes and shimmers” and “wearable neutrals” with the ability to create […]

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End of Summer Makeup Focus: Tarte’s “To Be A Mermaid & Make Waves” Palette

Summer collections (especially mermaid themed cosmetics which I can honestly say I wasn’t real thrilled with initially thinking that like the trending unicorn themed makeup it was kind of gimmicky, but they’ve grown on me for summer; especially Tarte’s) from cosmetics companies have been hitting hard right now as usual with the summer season being […]

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Beauty Brand Discovery Focus: “Cargo Cosmetics”

The brand Cargo Cosmetics I kind of discovered or came across by accident while looking for waterproof bronzers for a summer post for my blog when the Allure Beauty Box subscription also came for that month.  In it there was a “Swimmables Longwear Eyeshadow Stick” in the color “Glacier Bay” that I was really impressed with […]

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New Summer Makeup Focus: Urban Decay’s “Bleached” Eyeshadow Palette

Urban Decay Cosmetics has been a high quality brand that I have always loved ever since I purchased the Naked 3 Eyeshadow Palette a few years ago when it launched in December of 2013 and now with the release of yet another beautiful eyeshadow palette in the recently launched “Bleached Palette” Limited Edition summer palette […]

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Holiday Makeup Focus: The Best Valentines Day Red Lipsticks

Every year when the Valentines Day Holiday rolls around most everyone can’t help but have kissing on the mind, or that special Valentines Day date happens and you want your makeup to look it’s best is when a great shade of red lipstick is more important than ever. When it comes to red lipsticks the […]

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Valentines Day Makeup Focus: Physicians Formula’s “Happy Booster Glow & Mood Boosting Blush/Highlighter” in “Natural”

Physicians Formula has always been well known for its really festive and creative makeup but especially with its highlighters, blushes, and bronzers.  They are always beautifully and intricately designed with some kind of embossing on top in various designs shapes, and colors depending on the season or holiday of the year.  I have always noticed […]

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Holiday Highlighter Focus: Lancôme’s “Glow For It” Highlighter Palette

There are so many beautiful highlighter launches happening this season and one of what I think is the most beautiful among them is Lancôme’s “Glow For It” highlighter palette.  I saw it at Sephora when I was searching for products for my December blog posts and upcoming “Best Holiday Highlighters” post for the blog while I […]

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Holiday Skin Focus: Philosophy’s Christmas Collection Shower Gel & Bubble Bath

Philosophy is a well known and beloved skin care line that has produced such great products in cult favorites like “Purity One Step Facial Cleanser”, “Hope In A Jar” facial moisturizer for all skin types, “Fresh Cream” body moisturizer, shower gel, and bubble bath (recommended by popular beauty influencer and YouTube favorite Jaclyn Hill which […]

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Fall Highlighter Focus: Beauty Bar Baby’s “Autumn Pumpkin” Highlighter

Halloween and the month of October festivities are here and is probably one of my most favorite holidays as a child and an adult, as well as a makeup artists most creative and fun in the makeup field (and possibly the busiest too).  There are the many looks and faces too create whether its lots a […]

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