Month: December 2012

Meet Charlie Parker

I was all set to do a fantastic FOTD for you guys (seriously, with sparkles and EVERYTHING)  but a little guy named Charlie Parker changed everything.  First meeting with Charlie at my friend’s house One of my friends saw someone push little Charlie out of a moving vehicle (SERIOUSLY, WHAT

Lip Service: MAC Matte Lipstick (Strong Woman)

MAC ended the year on a ‘strong’ note, with the ‘Strength’ collection. Most of it was a complete pass for me. But one lipstick really stood out. It’s the purple based fuchsia color called ‘Strong Woman.’ I swatched this first thing in the morning (when my lips were a bit

Favorite Things 2012: Lashing Out

I came across some of the coolest formulas and little ‘additions’ for making your lashes utterly fabulous this year. Here’s what topped my list: Mascara: Chanel Le Volume de Chanel Did Chanel REALLY surpass Armani in terms of a quality mascara? My answer is yes. The Volume de Chanel Mascara

Eye Adore: By Terry Creme Brulee

This has to be one the best eyeshadows for the widest range of use…. I came across By Terry eye shadow in creme brulee during an extra long chat with my Miss Stephanie C. at Space NK. The golden orange color caught my eye… but when I swatched it, I


I used some of the goodies from the Chanel Spring 2013 Collection: FACE Hourglass Mineral Veil Primer Kevyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Enhancer (SK 13) Chanel Blush in Frivole Chanel Poudre Signee de Chanel Highlighter EYES Chanel Quad in Raffinement Medium Taupe Shimmer on lids Dark Brown on outer crease an

Favorite Things 2012: Blush

This was a hard category to nail down, so I thought that I’d separate the blushes by finish to really narrow the focus on what I think stands head and shoulders above the rest. POWDER MATTE: For an amazing matte finish blush, you really can’t beat MAC. For years, MAC

Eye Adore: Bobbi Brown Gel Eyeliner

Eyeliners have come, gone, and come back again… and it’s still hard to top Bobbi Brown Gel Eyeliner. The formula glides on and stays put. It’s kind of hard to top this formula. Recently, I came across the eyeliner in Caviar… which is basically the darkest possible brown. Bobbi Brown

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