Month: May 2012

FOTD: Jewel Tones

It’s been so hot that the idea of wearing makeup is less than appealing. But I broke my ‘bare faced’ streak and applied a little color for this FOTD: FACE Senna Barely Base in Medium Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder (02) Chanel Blush in Tumulte EYES Chanel Quad in Vanities:

Product Review: Cargo ColorStick

These are really nice. So nice, in fact, that I feel they can give the NARS Multiples are real run for the money. I went to cash in some points at ULTA, and left with the new Cargo ColorStick in St Tropez… I chose St Tropez because for me, its

Memorial Day Sale!

For 24 hours, all Habibi Body Moisturizers are on sale! As always… free shipping.  Happy Shopping!

Illamasqua Skin Base: AU

I wanted to love this. After falling all over myself over the original Skin Base formula, I was only too eager to try the new ‘illuminating’ version of the fantastic makeup  base. So I plunked down a few $$ and asked Illamasqua to ship it to me right away. Like

Giveaway: Summer Basics (CLOSED)

It’s time for a new giveaway! I thought I’d pay forward three of the most basic items in my regular maintenance. Meaning, if I only had 5 minutes to get ready, I’d most likely reach for these things. I’ll always want my brows done properly, I’ll always reach for a

FOTD: Sable Emouvant

I wanted to do something ‘lighter’ with the new Chanel duo for Summer 2012… so for this look I concentrated on the ‘gold’ portion of the duo. The result was sheer and wearable… and appropriate for all of this Summer-like weather we’ve been having. FACE Senna Barely Base in Medium

New Winner: Mandarin Body Collection

We gave it more than enough time… so it’s time to pick a new winner… Remember, winners for this particular contest were chosen from FACEBOOK LIKES only. The new winner is: CHARITY BAILEY! Congratulations! You won all of the major Habibi Body Products (Soap, Lotion, Scrub, Balm) in MANDARIN. Charity,

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