Month: March 2016

FOTD: Turnaround

In ONE DAY, Jennifer managed to reduce my hormone-infused blemish (whom I’ve UN-affectionately named Hector) by half. It was so inflamed… my goodness! She had to STICK A NEEDLE IN HIM to relieve pressure! WHY? Ugh. I feel much better though, and the inflammation is going down. A little bit

FOTD: Blue Line

There are a lot of ‘not okay’ things going on with my face right now, but I decided to go ahead and do something with makeup anyway. Damn hormones SHOWED OUT over the weekend and damn if I don’t have three pimples, some kind of random lesion under my eye

FOTD: Naked Glow

Okay, so this is inspired by my friend Hillary who does a FULL FACE OF MAKEUP with no foundation. Her skin is that good. Since I’ve been under serious maintenance lately (peels and what not), I decided to try the ‘no foundation’ look out for myself. Okay so this is

FOTD: Natasha Denona Raw Gold

The Natasha Denona 10-palette was up for grabs on Beautylish and I didn’t hesitate. None of these colors are in the 28 palettes, so there’s no danger of a repeat. This palette is all shimmer, but the colors are SO creamy and subtle that you can get away with wearing

Swatches: MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua XL Pencils

One of the previews at The Makeup Show was for the new MUFE Aqua XL Pencils. The claim is that they stay on until you take them off. There are 20(?) colors. I ended up with the 4 most wearable ones because I’m past the point of buying up a

Swatches: OCC Artifact, Natasha Denona Blush Palette #11, and Kat Von D Eye Primer in Tan


The Makeup Show: NARS & Natasha Denona

Here’s part of the haul in swatches and practical application. Like I said before, I was really there to see about the Natasha Denona glow stuff up close and personal. Sometimes I feel like I can go on highlighter overkill and I wanted to see if her Face and Body

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