Category: Spring 2011

Light It Up: Armani Pink Light Powder

This lovely powder was all the rage for the Armani Spring 2011 collection, and quickly sold out! I finally managed to score one on the Armani website. I called an Armani expert (Hey Emma!) and she tells me that the powder is coming back as part of the permanent line!

YSL Boheme Libertine: Take Three!

Some of you guys have been with me on my quest (and eventual dismissal) for the YSL Boheme Libertine collection for Spring 2011. Well, the flagship Sephora store in Hollywood had a few of the items. As suspected, the quint is a repromote (Indian Pink/#2). Initially I’d decided to pass

FOTD: Chantecaille Spring 2011

For tonight’s show, I dug into the new stuff from Chantecaille: FACE Chantecaille Future Skin Foundation (Banana) Chantecaille Loose Powder (Shadow)Chantecaille Aqua Blush (Daring) EYES Chantecaille Sea Turtles Palette: Beige Shimmer (browbone) Taupe Shimmer (lids) Teal Shimmer (outer crease/under waterline) Urban Decay 24/7 Eye Pencil in Zero Maybelline Falsies Mascara

Chantecaille Spring 2011: Swatches

Here are the swatches that I promised for the Chantecaille Sea Turtle Palette and Whale compact. I took the pictures again in natural light…. I think they really show how amazing these items are: This is a big palette… large and square. Inside, there is a sheet to suggest what

FOTD: Candide Garden

Today, I put together a more wearable version of the Givenchy Spring 2011 eyeshadow colors: FACE Chanel Pro Lumiere Chanel Loose Powder (Dore) NARS Blush in Luster EYES Sleek Primer Cream in Money Tree (lids) Givenchy Candide Garden: Iridescent Green (lids/browbone) Shimmer Brown (crease/underwaterline) Lancome Hypnose Mascara LIPS NARS Velvet

Givenchy: cheap imitation

Okay… this is one of those ‘too much color/too little time’ things. I got it in my head that I wanted to do something like the Givenchy Spring 2011 promotional picture: ‘Tis the best I could do. LOL Okay, here’s what I used: FACE Guerlain Parure Extreme Shu Uemura Translucent

Givenchy Spring 2011: Swatches!

Okay, I think this upload system is finally working again…. Candide Garden Eyeshadow Quad, Candide Tangerine Lipstick and Prisme Blush in It Girl Purple. Blush Eyeshadow Quad Lipstick I had a bit of a rough time swatching the shadows. They’re much more pigmented in real life. But the blush showed

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