Category: 2011

Illamasqua Skin Base: Why it didn’t make my list of Favorites

Okay, I’ve gotten some emails.After losing my mind over Illamasqua Skin Base… at the end of the year, it did not make my top list of favorite foundations. You can find the original review here: http://shahadakarim.blogspot.com/2011/07/covet-worthy-illamasqua-skin-base.html There’s only one reason the foundation didn’t make the list: accessibility. It’s nearly impossible

Favorite Things 2011: Lips

Here are my favorite Lip Products for 2011: Pencil: Chanel Precision Lip Definer (Nude) I use this pencil so much… it’s extremely versatile. This pencil is perfect for deepening any given lip color (especially the cool tones that have the potential to go ashy on my warm skin tone), or

Favorite Things 2011: Eyes

Here are my favorite Eye products for 2011: Brow Color: Louise Young Eyeshadow in Pom Pom As much as I initially whined about the price of this palette, I get a LOT of use out of the middle color. Pom Pom is a cool enough brown that it works on

Favorite Things 2011: Brushes

Hey Guys,I thought I’d wrap up the year with a series of posts about my Favorite Things, in the world of makeup and skin care. We’ll start with Brushes: FOUNDATION: I found two real gems this year, the most recent just last week. Topping my list of favorite foundation brushes

POLL: Your Favorite Things: 2011

Hello! I’m compiling my list of ‘Favorite Things‘ for the end of year, and I want to get you all involved! I’m going to put out my personal list, but I’d be honored if you shared your personal favorites as well! What is your favorite FOUNDATION BRAND for 2011? If

Emmys 2011: Woman In Red

Well, I’m all recovered from my Emmy madness (I slept like a ROCK last night) and got a chance to really take a look at some of the dresses/hair/makeup featured among the guests for this year’s show. What I noticed was a lot of color… specifically RED. Love that! Some

IMATS: The Overall Effect

I took 201 pictures… so I’m uploading in pieces. This is the overall ‘spectacle’ that is IMATS. I basically just held the camera up over my head and shot the general environment… That’s the line. That is all.

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