Month: May 2011

FOTD: Givenchy Acid Brights

As I’ve stated before, there’s nothing ‘acid’ or particularly ‘bright’ about the Summer 2011 Givenchy Eyeshadow Palette. But all of the colors are lovely, and they merge very well together. Perhaps the palette should have been called ‘Soft Lights.’ EYES MAC Paint Pot in Soft Ochre (base) Givenchy Acid Brights

Score! Smoke & Mirrors Lashes

So… Smoke & Mirrors beauty had a bit of a contest on Twitter (@smblashes )… if you got 10 folks to follow them .. they sent you a pair of lashes. I won! Well, I’m not the only person who won. But I did win a pair of lashes! These

FOTD: Black Karat & Henna

I have to work today… ugh. And so I wouldn’t scare the rest of the world with my blotchy skin and puffy eyes (tears)… I used a little makeup to make me look presentable: EYES Armani Silk Eyeshadow in #13 (primer/lids) Laura Mercier Black Karat Eyeshadow (lids/uner water line) MAC

Eye Adore: Urban Decay Freakshow

Urban Decay has come out with a line of new ‘cashmere’ finish eyeshadows. I have to say, they are softer than the originals. And they feature the same level of high pigmentation that many Urban Decay eyeshadows have become famous for. Most of the color range is pedestrian, although they’ve

Guerlain Summer 2011: Giant Mosaic Bronzer

Because I truly don’t know what to do with myself right now, I will just post or something. As we process our sudden loss, I seem to be trying to fill every second with something… Here is the Giant Mosaic Bronzer: I got it Friday, before learning that my friend

Remembering James

James Kang Photographer Friend Awesome Human Being This was my friend James. I borrowed this picture from another friend (Bryan Frank) who was even closer to him. We are in mourning, and everyone who knew him is doing their best to process this loss. James passed away unexpectedly on Friday.

FOTD: Hot Off The Red Carpet

I used EVERYTHING in the Lorac ‘Hot Off The Red Carpet’ Collection… and just WOW. The quality of all of the products puts some luxury brands to shame (and I should know, lol). I’m very impressed with this collection. I got it from a local beauty supply store (Naimies) and

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