Category: Dolce and Gabbana

Favorite Things 2012: Flawless Beginnings

I’m a firm believer in a flawless base. I feel like no matter how skilled you are with apply eye colors, blending and drawing the most fabulous lip line on Earth… if I can ‘see’ discrepancies in your base application… the entire effect is lost. I spend a lot of

Flawless Finish: Dolce & Gabbana Liquid Luminous Foundation

Type: Liquid FoundationSkin Type: Normal to DryCoverage: Medium to Medium-Full (Buildable) I think that for every foundation review going forward, I’ll list them in terms of skin type and coverage. I have been testing this foundation out for the last 3 weeks or so, and I feel that I can

FOTD: Strange Smoke

I dipped into the Senna Vivid Palette… with no plan. So I ended up with an interesting color mix for a strange little smokey eye… FACE Chantecaille Future Skin (Banana) Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder IMAN Blush/Bronzer in Afterglow EYES Senna Vivid Envelope:  Ember Eyeshadow (lids/under waterline) Incense Eyeshadow (inner

FOTD: Eco Chic

This Nvey Duo is much cooler than Earthly Desire… but I still like it. I just have to be careful about the ‘cool’ factor of these kinds of colors because they can definitely go ashy if I’m not careful. FACE Dolce & Gabbana The Foundation (Soft Tan) Dolce & Gabbana

FOTN: New Years Eve

While most of the makeup mavens decided to pile on tons of glitter, shimmer, and more glitter… I went a different route.Hubby and I dined here: …and the atmosphere called for something a little less… ostentatious. So I used some of my favorites from the new MAC Daphne Guinness collection

FOTD: Printemps

I used the rest of my favorite from the Chanel Spring 2012 Collection for this FOTD: FACE Dolce & Gabbana The Foundation (Soft Tan) Koh Gen Do Translucent Powder Chanel Horizon Blush Chanel Highlighter in Jasmine EYES Chanel Single Eyeshadow in Tigerlily (lids) Chanel Eclosion Quad:  Burgundy in outer crease

Favorite Things 2011: Foundations & Powders

It has been quite the journey this year. Just when I thought I knew everything about foundations… several brands came out and totally surprised me. I’ll break my favorites down by formula… STICK: Tom Ford Traceless Stick Foundation This foundation has made me fall in love with stick formulas all

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