Anastasia All EYE Want Palette


I know what you’re thinking: “Lydia, seriously? Another neutral eye palette?” In my defence…No, scrap that. There is no defence except that I saw, I swatched, I wanted. Pointe finale. I have heard the buzz about Anastasia products for over a year but I always thought it was a brow only line. How wrong I […]

‘Tis the Season: Chanel Rouge Allure #207 Famous (Holiday Collection 2011)


I rarely need an excuse to rock a bold lip, but the Christmas season means I can do so more regularly without the quizzical faces. As the owner of an extensive red lipstick collection, it takes a lot to impress me towards another purchase, but Chanel’s Rouge Allure Famous from their 2011 holiday collection, Les […]

MAC Glitter and Ice Holiday 2011 Collection: Whirls and Twirls Lipstick Review and Swatches


For a girl who loves her bold velvet lipsticks, I have found love with a sheer sparkly lippie. Whirls and Twirls is like the sprinkles on top of a cupcake-not necessary but thoroughly appreciated. Over my pigmented lips, this colour looks like a sparkly gloss that is the great finishing touch for easy day wear or […]

MAC Glitter and Ice Holiday 2011 Collection Paint Pots: Review and Swatches


My makeup budget has been de-MACified over the past few months because nothing has done it for me in the land of repromotes and dupable colours that are churned out in a matter of weeks of each other. But one sure way to get me to shadow the counter of MAC is to release new […]