Best Beauty of 2012: Eyes


Laura Mercier Artists’s Palette for Eyes Anastasia Beverly Hills She Wears It Well Eye Palette Urban Decay Naked2 NARS Kalahari Eye Shadow Duo Guerlain Turandot Eye Shadow Palette Anastasia Beverly Hills Want You to Want Me Eye Kit Anastasia Beauty Express for Brows Givenchy Noir Couture 4 in 1 Mascara Anastasia Beverly Hills Clear and Tinted […]

Best of Beauty 2012: Cheeks


Laura Mercier Second Skin Cheek Color Buxom True Hue Blushes Tarina Tarantino Dollskin Cheek Palette NARS Blush in Gaiety Hourglass Sheer Cheek Stains **I apologize for the typo below. Text should read Best Beauty 2012) Guerlain Cruel Gardenia BareMinerals Luminizer in The Love Affair BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector Bobbi Brown Pink Quartz Shimmer Brick NARS Illuminator

Best Beauty of 2012: Face Products


Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer Cover FX Clearprep FX Matte Foundation Primer and Anti-Acne Treatment Burberry ‘Fresh Glow’ Luminous Fluid Base NARS Smudgeproof Eyeshadow Base Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion Tube Yves Saint-Laurent Le Teint Touche Eclat Illuminating Foundation Burberry Velvet Foundation Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation Chanel Perfection Lumiere Liquid Foundation Laura Mercier Silk Creme […]

The Palette of the Year: Laura Mercier Artist’s Palette For Eyes Review & Swatches


Sometimes I look at a palette and wonder why would the creative team put those particular shades together. 60% of the palette will be lovely sophistication and then there will be 4 wacky shades that completely throw me off and I know I will never use. This is why I have skipped Urban Decay palettes […]

Dior 5 Couleurs Eyesahdow #764 Fairy Golds: Review and Swatches


I am typically a die hard fan of Dior eye shadow quints, but the Fairy Golds palette from their Holiday 2012 Le Grand Bal collection, although pretty, has me waffling in the land of “like” rather than love. Resplendent with medium to large glitter particles, it is a sparkle lover’s dream…which I am not. I adored the […]

These Were The Only Meteorites I Saw on December 21: Guerlain Météorites Wulong Refillable Pressed Powder Compact


This is not just a compact with a magical face powder inside. No, no. This is a statement piece. A timeless accessory. A chic addition to the modern woman’s handbag. The weighty yet delicate black-metal compact is sculpted with a gold mother-of-pearl rosette and tucked inside a black suedette pouch bordered with red stitching. Hand […]

Guerlain Ecrin 4 Couleurs Les Ombres Turandot Eye Shadow Palette (Permanent): Review and Swatches


I have turned in to a bit of a Guerlain fiend of late. It all started with my adoration of La Petite Robe Noire perfume in the early fall and grew to full out obsession with Rouge G De Guerlain L’Extrait (liquid lipstick) and the glorious Liu collection for Holiday 2012. I was a little late on the […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2012: Eye Palettes


Guerlain Liu Eye & Lip Calligraphy $82.00 Karl Lagerfeld for Shu Uemura Prestigious Bordeaux $65.00 Dior Le Grand Bal Night Golds $60.00 Bobbi Brown Caviar & Oyster $87.00 Dior Le Grand Bal Fairy Golds $60.00 Smashbox Studio Pop Eye Palette $56.00 MAC Holiday Collection Fabulousness: Smokey Eyes $39.50 Anastasia Beverly Hills Want You To Want Me $44.00 Karl Lagerfeld for She Uemura Smoky Velvet […]