Category: Tom Ford Beauty

Flawless Finish: Tom Ford Shade & Illuminate (Intensity 1)

This review is a long time coming. I had ‘sample pots’ of these two cream products that lasted for nearly a year.  Now that they’re all used up, I decided to pony up for the actual retail product. I chose Intensity 1 because it works best with my yellow undertones.

May Favorites (2013)

This month, the list is ‘stripped down’ to the basics that I feel I must have — to function in truly flawless fashion. Salux Cleansing Cloth.Okay, I know that this is a regular staple in China and Japan, but I’m just discovering it and I LOVE IT! My baby sister

FOTD: Burberry Velvet & NARS Rotunde

Remember when I said I was saving the Burberry Velvet Foundation for cooler weather? Well, the morning was so overcast and chilly… that I figure it’s Mother Nature’s way of telling me to use it right now! So I did. FACE Burberry Velvet Foundation in Trench #208 Burberry Concealer in

FOTD: YSL Pure Chromatics (#9)

I was feeling a little ‘Seattle’ (gloomy weather… in need of a hot drink) when I did this FOTD. As I mentioned when I swatched the YSL Pure Chromatics Palette in #9, you get MUCH better color payoff with a regular eyeshadow brush. I used these shadows dry, and they

FOTD: Copper Wash

This was quick… I just went with one basic color to get everything done…  FACE Tom Ford Traceless Foundation (Praline) Laura Mercer Secret Brightening Powder (#2) Chanel Blush in In Love  EYESLaura Mercier Eye Canvas (#2) Laura Mercier Baked Eye Color in Terracotta (lids/under waterline) Louise Young Eyeshadow in Maowi

FOTD: Aloha

I used what is likely my favorite color from the Aloha Crushed Metallic Pigments: Lantern Light FACE: Tom Ford Traceless Foundation Stick (Praline) Kevyn Aucoin Radiant Diaphanous Powder Laura Mercier Blush in Fresh Peach EYES MAC Crushed Metallic Pigment in Lantern Light (lids) Laura Mercier Eyeshadow in Rich Cocoa (outer

FOTD: Neutralized Pink

After the pink and green debacle, I decided to tone it down a bit with just a pop of polished pink… FACE Tom Ford Traceless Foundation (Praline) Chantecaille Loose Powder (Shadow) IMAN Blush in Sunlit Copper EYES MAC pigment in Naked Dark (lids) Louise Young Eyeshadow in Maowi (crease) YSL

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